OSI 7 and TCP/IP layer models, Circuit and Packet Switching, Medium Access Control, Error Control Techniques (ARQ), Routing and Dijkstra’s Algorithm, flow/congestion control, IEEE 802.11 (WLAN), Bluetooth, Wireless Sensor Network (WSN).
Basics of the TCP/IP layer model, as well as the OSI 7 layer model, Tasks of physical, datalink layers, Tasks of network layer, Tasks of transport and application layers, Circuit switching, Packet switching, MAC mechanisms (Aloha, Slotted Aloha, TDMA, FDMA), Random access and scheduled MAC mechanisms, Error control techniques in telecommunication networks, ARQ techniques, Link state and distance vector routing, Dijkstra’s shortest path algorithm, Flow/congestion control, IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b and 802.11g: Architecture, MAC Sublayer, Physical Layer, WLAN Security Features, Bluetooth Architecture, Bluetooth Layers: Radio layer, Baseband layer, L2CAP, Other upper layers, Sensor technology and WSN applications review, Wireless technology for distributed sensor networks including protocol and layers, Clustering techniques in WSN, Routing in WSN.
Understand the basics of the TCP/IP layer model, as well as the OSI 7 layer model, Explain tasks of every layer in TCP/IP model, Understand the difference between circuit and packet switching, Be able to analyze different MAC mechanisms (Aloha, Slotted Aloha, TDMA, FDMA) and understand their pros and cons, Learn the differences between random access and scheduled MAC mechanisms, Understand how error control is implemented in telecommunication networks, Mathematically model various error control schemes, Understand the difference between link state and distance vector routing, Learn to carry out Dijkstra’s shortest path algorithm in a given network, Tell how IEEE 802.11a networks function, and how they differ from 802.11b networks, List the advantages and disadvantages of an IEEE 802.11g network, Compare low-speed and high-speed WLANs, Explain basic and enhanced WLAN security features, Understand the bluetooth architecture for several applications, Explain the tasks of every bluetooth layer, Learn WSN network design, Learn appropriate data dissemination protocols and model links cost, Learn suitable medium access protocols and radio hardware.
Tanenbaum and Wetherall, Computer Networks, 5th ed., Prentice Hall, 2010 (pustaka utama)
Peterson and Davie, Computer Networks, 5th ed., Morgan Kaufmann, 2011 (pustaka utama)