Topics in Internet Research

CS678/CMPE678 : Spring 2012-2013

Course Outline

Description:

This year the course addresses seven different topics, all related to Internetwoking research. Information about these topics is provided in class. Each topic will cover few research/tutorial papers/standards. Each reading will fall into one of three different categories: classic papers, tutorial papers, and recent results.

Prerequisites:

1. Good understanding of probability theory
2. Basic understanding of Networking Systems (CS382, CS471 or Equivalent)
3. Sound mathematical background

Topics Covered This Year:

1. Networking Architectures and Principles
2. Congestion Control and Buffers Sizing
3. Routing and Router Scalability
4. Cloud Computing and Data Centers
5. Wireless Networks

Detailed Contents:

See Handout (Course Information and Outline) in the Handouts Section.