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: Oct 3th, 2011)
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: Oct 10th, 2011)
Assignment#3 (Due date: Oct 24th, 2011)
Do Wireshark Lab4(DNS) Submit your written results.
Assignment#4 (Due date: October 31st, 2011)
1. Problems P6, P10, P16, P19 and P22 of Chap 2 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
Assignment#5 (Due date: Nov 14th, 2011)
Problems P2, P5, P11, P14 and P17 of Chap 3 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
and Do Wireshark Lab5(TCP) except for Part 4 concerning TCP Congestion Control.
Submit your written results.
Assignment#6 (Due date: Dec 5th, 2011)
Do Wireshark Lab6(IP) Submit your written results.
Assignment #7 (Due date: Dec 12th, 2011)
Problems 3,6,11,16,20, and 25 of Chap4 Here are the problems courtesy of TA Sercan Demirci
Assignment#8 (Due date: Dec 26, 2011 Last homework 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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Last revised in Sept 24, 1997