Topics in Computer Science & Engineering—Winter 2013—ID: 769848

CSE 291: Information-Centric Networking

Prof. George C. Polyzos (

MW 2:00p - 3:20p EBU3B 2154


This course exposes students to problems of the current Internet and introduces the main concepts and various alternative proposals for a new, Information-Centric Networking approach. A more detailed description of the course, including requirements, is also available.


The agenda has been actually shaped during the course, while there was also an original list of papers and topics.

Course Material

Some course presentations and other material are also available.

Related Courses

There have been similar, but different, courses already offered; e.g.:

Related Workshops and Journal Special Issues

·         ICN 2011, with ACM SIGCOMM 2011, in Toronto, ON, Canada

·         ICN 2012, with ACM SIGCOMM 2012, in Helsinki, Finland

·         ICN 2013, with ACM SIGCOMM 2013, in Hong Kong, China, forthcoming

·         NOMEN 2012, with IEEE INFOCOM 2012, in Orlando, FL, USA

·         IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 50, no. 7, feature topic on ICN, July 2012

and others...