COMPUTER NETWORKS I
Catalog Data: Computer Networking, 3 hours lecture.
TA: Sercan Demirci
Textbook : James F. Kurose and Keith W. Ross, Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach, 5th ed. Pearson, 2009
Goals: To introduce the computer network basics, application layer, transport layer, network layer and data link layer
with a focus on important
Internet applications, such as wireless and mobile networks, multimedia
networking and security.
Prerequisites: Basic Mathematics Skills
Note: Only a subset of homework problems may be graded for each assignment.
Class material slides
Assignment#1 (Due date: October 4th, 2010)
1. Show that in a packet-switching network with 35 users where each user is active 10% of the time,
probability that more than 10 users are active simultaneously is less than 0.0004.
2. Problems P2, P5, P7, P24 of Chap 1 Here are the problems courtesy of Müge Sayit
Assignment#2 (Due date: October 11th, 2009)
Assignment#3 (Due date: October 18th, 2010)
1. Problems P6, P10, P16, P19 and P22 of Chap 2 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
Assignment#4 (Due date: Nov 8th, 2010)
Problems P2, P5, P11, P14 and P17 of Chap 3 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
Assignment #5 (Due date: Nov 22th, 2010)
Problems 23, 27, and 32 of Chap3 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
and Do Wireshark Lab5(TCP) Submit your written results.
Assignment #6 (Due date: Dec 20th, 2010)
Problems 3,6,11,16,20, and 25 of Chap4 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
and Do Wireshark Lab56(IP) Submit your written results.
Assignment#7 (Due date: January 3rd, 2011 Happy New Year J)
Problems 5, 7, 16 and 19 of Chap 5 Here are the problems courtesy of course TA Sercan Demirci
And Do Wireshark Ethernet_ARP_ Lab Submit your written results
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