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Course syllabus I-PS2 - Computer networks 2 (FEEIT - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Course unit title: Computer networks 2
Course unit code: I-PS2
Mode of completion and Number of ECTS credits: Exam (6 credits)
Name of lecturer: Dr. rer. nat. Martin Drozda (lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Ing. Stanislav Marček, PhD. (examiner, instructor) - slovak, english
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student will acquire detailed knowledge of wireless ad hoc and sensor networks. The focus will be on protocol design for wireless ad hoc networks and their performance evaluation.
Prerequisites and co-requisites: none
Course contents:
1. Introduction to wireless ad hoc networks.
2. Introduction to performance evaluation. Capacity of ad hoc networks: d2-matching, computational complexity of d2-matching.
3. MAC protocols: IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.15.4, CSMA, MACA.
4. Routing protocols: DSDV, DSR, AODV, DYMO, TORA, location-aware routing.
5. IPv4, IPv6. Impact of TCP and UDP on performance of ad hoc networks.
6. Movement models.
7. Simulators for ad hoc networks: ns2, ns3, JiST/SWANS, OMNeT++.
8. Introduction to sensor networks. Routing protocols for sensor networks. Operating systems for sensor networks.
9. Energy efficient protocols for ad hoc and sensor networks.
10. Protocol interactions and their impact on performance of ad hoc networks.
11. Topology control, data fusion, delay-tolerant ad hoc networks.
12. Ad hoc network security.
Recommended or required reading:
MANOJ, B. -- MURTHY, C. Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Architectures and Protocols. USA: Prentice Hall Communications Engineering and Emerging Technologies Series, 2012. 880 p. ISBN 978-0-13-300706-0.
GIORDANO, S. -- BASAGNI , S. -- CONTI, M. Mobile Ad Hoc Networking: The Cutting Edge Directions (IEEE Series on Digital & Mobile Communication). USA: Wiley-IEEE Press, 2013. 888 p. ISBN 978-1-11-808728-2.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods: lectures, exercises
Assesment methods and criteria: credit, exam
Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Work placement(s): There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.

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