Multimedia Communication (EE 414)

2021 Fall
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Electronics Engineering(EE)
3
6.00 / 6.00 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
Özgür Erçetin oercetin@sabanciuniv.edu,
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English
Undergraduate
CS201
Interactive lecture,Recitation
Interactive,Project based learning,Task based learning,Simulation
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CONTENT

Data transmission and encoding. Error detection techniques. Automatic repeat request (ARQ) protocols. Medium access control techniques: Aloha, CSMA/CD, GSM, Token Ring, FDDI, Network control stability. High-speed gigabit networks. ATM. Performance evaluation and monitoring M/M/1 Queues and networks of Queues.

OBJECTIVE

To introduce students with communication networks and networking technologies, performance analysis of networks, multimedia traffic and networking.

LEARNING OUTCOME

By the end of this course, students should be able to:
Describe the operation of existing network technologies
Construct applications or interfaces to work with existing network technologies
Propose networking solutions at all layers
Build models for analyzing network algorithms/protocols
Build simulation models for analyzing the performance of network algorithms/protocols, architectures, deployments, etc.
Use network simulation tools
Record and interpret the results of simulation experiments
Adopt a systematic approach to understand network problems
Improve programming skills by building models in simulation tools
Improve team working skills via course project

ASSESSMENT METHODS and CRITERIA

  Percentage (%)
Final 30
Midterm 50
Assignment 10
Individual Project 10

RECOMENDED or REQUIRED READINGS

Textbook

James F. Kurose and Keith W. Ross, Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach Featuring the Internet, Addison Wesley
https://www.homerbooks.com/urun/computer-networking-a-top-down-approach

Readings

Alberto Leon-Garcia, Indra Widjaja, Communication Networks, MCGraw Hill
Dimitri Berstekas, Robert Gallager, Data Networks, Prentice Hall