CSE 123: Computer Networks

Syllabus

Date
Topic/Reading Assignment
Sep 28 Introduction
Sep 30
Protocol Layering (P&D Ch. 1 [except 1.4])
Oct 5
Signaling and clock recovery (P&D Ch 2-2.2)
Oct 7
Framing and Errors (P&D Ch 2.3 and 2.4)
HW #1 and Proj #1 assigned (see Assignments page)
Oct 12
Lecture Cancelled
Oct 14
Lecture Cancalled (but homework due)
Oct 19
Media Access (P&D 2.6, 2.7 and 2.8)
HW #1 solutions available
Oct 21
Bridging and Switching (P&D 3.1 and 3.2)
Oct 26
Internetworking and IP (P&D 4.1)
Oct 28
Midterm. Midterm solutions here
Nov 2
Distance Vector Routing (P&D 4.2-4.2.2)
Nov 4
Link State and Inter-domain routing(P&D 4.2.3-4.2.4, 4.3)
Nov 9
Multicast routing (P&D 4.4)
Nov 11
No class. Veterans Day
Nov 16
Transport protocols (P&D 5-5.2)
Nov 18
Transport continued
Nov 23
Congestion Control (P&D 6.3-6.4)
Nov 25
Class canclled (sick)
Nov 30
Router design and QoS(P&D 3.4, 6.2, 6.5)
Dec 2
Network security -- Denial-of-service
Dec 7
Review session (EBU3B 4140) at 4pm, Sample final and HW #2 solutions available