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Module details on 'Advanced Topics in Computer Networking I - Advanced Topics in Computer Networking I'

CategoryNetworking & Communication
LecturerProf. Dr. Hogrefe, Dieter (Göttingen)
Module Exam ID3055
Weekly Composition2S
Required Hours of Work (presence / self-study)125 (28 / 97)
Semesterperiodically, according to student demand and staff specialisms
Teaching Methodspresentation, discussion
Module DescriptionThis seminar focuses on current topics in the research area of computer networking. The seminar covers topics on wired and wireless IP networks including applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP), Peer-to-Peer (P2P) networks etc.
Module OutcomesOn completion of this module, the students have a deep understanding of recent advances and research trends in the area of computer networking. After completing the seminar each student is able to conduct research on a small current research topic in computer networking, write a report about it and give a scientific talk on the topic to transfer the gained knowledge to their fellow students.
Recommended Literature- A. Tanenbaum: Computer Networks, Dorling Kindersley Pvt Ltd, 2008 - C. M. Cordeiro and D. P. Agrawal: Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks: Theory and Applications, World Scientific Publishing Company, 2011 - Y.-K. R. Kwok: Peer-to-Peer Computing: Applications, Architecture, Protocols, and Challenges, CRC Press, 2011 Because this is a rapidly changing field, papers of current researches from the area of computer networking will be discussed.
ExamWritten Report and Oral Presentation (Presentation (45-90 min))
CommentsIn this course, substantial active contributions from the students (such as presentations to be prepared and held) is mandatory.

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