EC846 Computer Communication Networks

Course Name: 

EC846 Computer Communication Networks


M.Tech (CE)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(4-0-0) 4


Introduction to common networks such as the Internet, WiFi, Cellular networks, Ad hoc and Sensor networks; Introduction to ISO/OSI Layers; Deterministic and Stochastic Network Calculus, Introduction to Network Simulators, Medium Access Control Layer, ARQ protocols; Random access, Backoff algorithms; WFQ implementations, Introduction to Queueing theory, Routing Layer and algorithms, Buffer management; Transport Layer, Cross-layer Design; Network Monitoring; Performance Measures


Communication Networking: An Analytical Approach, Anurag Kumar, D Manjunath and Joy Kuri, Morgan Kauffmann, 2004.
Data Networks, 2nd Edition, Dimitri P Bertsekas and R Gallager, Pearson, 1992.
Wireless Networking, Anurag Kumar, D Manjunath and Joy Kuri, Morgan Kauffmann, 2004.
Resource Allocation and Cross-Layer Control in Wireless Networks, Leonidas Georgiadis, Michael J. Neely and Leandros Tassiulas, NOW Publishers, 2006.
Computer Networking: A top-down approach, James F Kurose, Pearson Education, 5th Edition, 2012. Various research publications


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

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Prof. N. Shekar V. Shet, Professor and Head, 
Department of ECE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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