Computer Networking - 2012/2013, Semester 1
The course descriptors (Level
outline the syllabus, activities and course prerequisites.
Lecturer: D K Arvind
Lectures are on
Mondays at 10.00-10.50 in D.02 Forrest Hill
Thursdays at 10.00-10.50 in D.02 Forrest Hill
There are no tutorials for CN.
Teaching Assistant: Valentin Radu (Office hours: By appointment).
Secretary (for course administration matters): Kate Weston
Mailing Lists: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Computer Networking Assignment 1 will be available after marking for collection from the ITO on Thursday 8 November 2012 after 12 noon.
Paper Set-1 "MAC Protocols"
 Rhee I, Warrier A, Aia M, Min J, and Sichitiu M "Z-MAC - A Hybrid MAC for Wireless Sensor
Networks", in IEEE/ACM Trans. on Networking, Vol. 16, No. 3, June 2008.
 Ye W, Silva F, and Heidemann J "Ultra-low Duty Cycle MAC with Scheduled Channel
Polling", In SenSys?06 Proceedings of the 4th Int. Conf. on Networked Sensor Systems, pp 321-34, ACM Press.
 Wong K J and Arvind DK "SpeckMAC: low-power decentralised MAC protocols for low data rate
transmissions in specknets" in Proceedings of the 2nd International workshop on Multihop ad hoc networks: from theory to reality, pp 71-78, ACM Press, 2006.
Paper Set-2 "Routing Algorithms"
 Perkins CE and Royer EM Ad-hoc on-demand distance vector routing In Mobile Computing Systems and Applications, 1999. Proceedings. WMCSA '99.
Second IEEE Workshop on, pp 90-100, IEEE Press.
 Johnson DB, Maltz DA and Broch J "DSR: The Dynamic Source Routing
Protocol for Multi-Hop Wireless Ad Hoc Networks" Ad Hoc Networking, Chapter 5: pages 139 - 172. Addison-Wesley, 2001.
 Gnawali O, Fonseca R, Jamieson K, Moss D and Levis P "Collection
Tree Protocol" SenSys '09 Proceedings of the 7th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems Pages 1-14, ACM Press.
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