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EC2352 COMPUTER NETWORKS SYLLABUS L T P C 3003 UNIT I PHYSICAL LAYER 9 Data Communications Networks - Networks models OSI model Layers in OSI model TCP / IP protocol suite Addressing Guided and Unguided Transmission media Switching: Circuit switched networks Data gram Networks Virtual circuit networks Cable networks for Data transmission: Dialup modems DSL Cable TV Cable TV for Data transfer. UNIT II DATA LINK LAYER 10 Data link control: Framing Flow and error control Protocols for Noiseless and Noisy Channels HDLC Multiple access: Random access Controlled access Wired LANS : Ethernet IEEE standards standard Ethernet changes in the standard Fast Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet. Wireless LANS : IEEE 802.11Bluetooth. Connecting LANS: Connecting devices - Backbone networks - Virtual LANS Virtual circuit networks: Architecture and Layers of Frame Relay and ATM. UNIT III NETWORK LAYER 9 Logical addressing: IPv4, IPv6 addresses Internet Protocol: Internetworking IPv4, IPv6 - Address mapping ARP, RARP, BOOTP, DHCP, ICMP, IGMP, Delivery - Forwarding - Routing Unicast, Multicast routing protocols.

UNIT IV TRANSPORT LAYER 8 Process-to-Process delivery - User Datagram Protocol (UDP) Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) Congestion Control Quality of services (QoS) Techniques to improve QoS. UNIT V APPLICATION LAYER 9 Domain Name System (DNS) E-mail FTP WWW HTTP Multimedia Network Security: Cryptography Symmetric key and Public Key algorithms - Digital signature Management of Public keys Communication Security Authentication Protocols. TOTAL= 45 PERIODS TEXT BOOKS 1. Behrouz A. Foruzan, Data communication and Networking, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2006: Unit I-IV 2. Andrew S. Tannenbaum, Computer Networks, Pearson Education, Fourth Edition, 2003: Unit V REFERENCES 1. Wayne Tomasi, Introduction to Data Communication and Networking, 1/e, Pearson Education. 2. James .F. Kurouse & W. Rouse, Computer Networking: A Topdown Approach Featuring,3/e, Pearson Education. 3. C.Sivaram Murthy, B.S.Manoj, Ad hoc Wireless Networks Architecture and Protocols, Second
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WIRELESS NETWORKS LTPMC 3 0 0 100 3 UNIT I INTRODUCTION 9 Introduction Fundamentals of Wireless Communication Technology Electromagnetic Spectrum Radio Propagation Mechanisms - Characteristics of the Wireless Channel Wireless LANs and PANs Fundamentals of WLANs IEEE 80211 Standard HIPERLAN Standard Bluetooth Home RF Wireless Sensor Networks Optical Wireless NetworksUNIT II NETWORK PRINCIPLES 9 Air-Interface Design - Radio Propagation Mechanisms Path Loss Modeling and Signal Coverage Effects of Multipath and Doppler- Channel Measurement and Modeling techniques Simulation of Radio Channel Wireless Medium Access Alternatives Fixed Assignment Access for Voice-Oriented Networks Random Access for Data-Oriented Networks Integration of Voice and Data Traffic Wireless Network Topologies Cellular Topology Cell Fundamentals Signal-to-Interference Ratio Calculation Capacity Expansion Techniques UNIT III NETWORK OPERATIONS 9 Wireless Network Operation Mobility Management Radio Resources and Power Management Radio Resources and Power Management Security in Wireless Networks - Wireless WANs GSM and TDMA Technology CDMA Technology IS95 and IMT-2000 Mobile Data Networks CDPD Networks GPRS - Mobile Application ProtocolsUNIT IV INFRASTRUCTURELESS NETWORK 9 Introduction Issues in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Medium Access Scheme Routing - Multicasting Transport Layer Protocols Pricing Scheme Quality of Service Provisioning Self Organization Security Addressing and Service Discovery Energy Management Scalability Deployment Considerations Ad Hoc Wireless InternetUNIT V MAC PROTOCOLS 9 Introduction Issues in Designing a MAC Protocol for Ad hoc Wireless Networks Bandwidth Efficiency Quality of Service Support Synchronization Hidden and Exposed Terminal Problems Error-Prone Shared Broadcast Channel - Distributed Nature/Lack of Central Coordination Mobility of Nodes- Design Goals of a MAC Protocol for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Classification of MAC Protocols Contention Based Protocols Contention Based Protocols with Reservation Mechanisms Contention Based Protocols with Scheduling Mechanisms MAC Protocols That Use Directional Antennas Other MAC ProtocolsTOTAL: 45 TEXT BOOKS: 1.Kaveh Pahlavan- Prashant Krishnamurthy Principles of Wireless NetworksPearson Education- Delhi- 2002 and PHI- 2005 2.C- Siva Ram Murthy and B- S- Manoj Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Architectures and Protocols- Pearson Education -2nd Edition -Delhi -2004.

REFERENCES: 3. Ron Price, Fundamentals of Wireless Networking, TMH,2007. 4. William Stallings- Wireless Communication and Networks- Pearson EducationDelhi- 2002 5 .Dharma Prakash Agarwal and Qing An Zeng- Introduction to Wireless and Mobile ystems- 2nd Edition- Thomson Learning- New D