Computer Science Department,
University of Crete
HY335. Computer Networks (Spring 2018)
info | syllabus and schedule
|Instructor: Asst. Prof. Xenofontas Dimitropoulos, INSPIRE Group||By appt./TBA|
|Teaching Assistant: Dimitris Mavrommatis|
|Teaching Assistant: Konstantinos Mpountrogiannis|
|Teaching Assistant: Ioanna Arvaniti|
|Teaching Assistant: Manos Lakiotakis (Coordinator)|
|Teaching Assistant: Konstantina Manoli|
|Teaching Assistant: Petros Gigis|
There will occasionally be discussion sections, exercise sessions and backup lectures. These will meet on Fridays 14:00-16:00 in A.113. Their exact details will be announced.
The course provides an introduction to fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computer communication networks, their protocols, and applications. Topics to be covered include: overview of network architectures, applications, network programming interfaces (e.g., sockets), transport, congestion, routing, and data link protocols, addressing, local area networks, wireless networks, network security, and network management. Examples will be drawn primarily from the Internet (e.g., TCP, UDP, and IP) protocol suite.
The final grade is calculated as follows:
The course will follow the 1st textbook below. The 2nd textbook is recommended reading: