Department of Information Technology

Computer Networking 1


20121015 Final Exam: 23 Oct 2012 (Tuesday) kl 14-19 at Bergsbrunnagatan 15, Sal 1.
20121002 Office hours: Wednesdays 14:00-16:00, at Å72115
20120818 Deadline for sliding window assignmnet postponed to 2 October 23:59
20120812 Lab section updated (with deadlines), the first assignment is available.
20120812 Office hours(TAs): Wednesdays 14:00-16:00, Å72115

Lecturer: Edith Ngai
Teaching Assistants: Fredrik Bjurefors, Hjalmar Wennerström and Volkan Cambazoglu

If you have any questions or difficulties in the assignments please make use of the office hours to come and visit us in Å72115
Office hours: Wednesdays 14:00-16:00,Å72115

The first lecture in the course is at 13.15 on Thursday the 6th of September in room 1311
The majority of the basic course information is accessable from the menu on the left of the screen.
You should also check the Student Portal regularly for course announcements and other information.

Welcome to the course

Edith Ngai

Lecture Notes

Course Information ( pdf)
Chapter 1: Internet Overview ( pdf)
Chapter 2: Application Layer ( pdf)
Chapter 3: Transport Layer ( pdf)
Chapter 4: Network Layer ( pdf)
Chapter 5: Link Layer ( pdf)
Chapter 8: Network Security ( pdf)
Course Summary ( pdf)

Past Exam Paper

sample exam (for reference only)


Either of the following books, in either soft or hard cover is suitable for the course.
James Kurose and Keith Ross, "Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach", 6th Edition, Addison-Wesley, Copyright 2013, ISBN-10: 0132856204
James Kurose and Keith Ross, "Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach", 4th Edition, Addison-Wesley, Copyright 2008, ISBN-10: 0321497708
James Kurose and Keith Ross, "Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach", 5th Edition, Addison-Wesley, Copyright 2010, ISBN-10: 0136079679

Reading Tips

Approximate topic breakdown for the lectures and a general overview of
recommended reading is available below.

Readings in Kurose


Reference Textbooks

Data and Computer Communications, 9th edition , William Stallings, Prentice Hall, 2011.
Computer Networks, A Systems Approach, by Larry L. Peterson and Bruce S. Davie, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 5th edition, 2011.
Computer Networks, 5th Edition, by A. S. Tanenbaum, Prentice Hall PTR, 2010.
Datakommunikation (in Swedish), Valentino Berti, Mats Björkman, Lars-Åke Nordén, Anders Lindgren, Liber, 2012.

Updated  2012-10-16 21:17:50 by Edith Ngai.