Protocol design for computer communication networks, network routing, transport protocols, internetworking.
Topics covered BGP, TCP, Buffer Managment, Wireless Networks, Multicast, Overlays, DHT's , Security, Web.
Advanced study of programming languages with application to the Web. Languages for client-side and server-side processing.
Architecture and principles of operation for integrated broadband networks capable of supporting video, voice, data and graphics telecommunication services over local and wide areas.
LANs (e.g. Ethernet, FDDI), WANs (e.g. IPng, ATM), optical networks (e.g. WDM), and wireless networks.
Performance analysis topics include multimedia traffic modeling, policing and congestion control, fast switching, IP multicast and multicast routing protocols and quality of service (QoS) support.
State-of-the-art optical fiber communication systems.
Optoelectronic-device and communication-systems issues necessary to provide high-speed and/or networked optical communications.