EECS148/CompSci132: Introduction to Computer Networks, Fall 2013

Discussion Schedule and Materials

This tentative schedule will be updated throughout the quarter.

Week Date Topic Chapters to Read Covered Materials
0 Fri 09/27 No discussion session
1 Fri 10/04 Transmission, Propagation, and Queuing delay
Packet Switching vs. Circuit Switching.
1.3, 1.4 discussion1, solutions
2 Fri 10/11 Socket Programming 2.7 discussion2, tcp_example
3 Fri 10/18 http, dns 2.2, 2.5 discussion3, problems and solutions
4 Fri 10/25 Reliable Data Transfer 3.4 Go-Back-N, Selective-Repeat
5 Fri 11/01 TCP reliability, Flow Control, Congestion Control 3.5, 3.6 discussion5, solutions Flow Control, Congestion Control
6 Fri 11/08 IPv4 Addressing, Dijkstra 4.1, 4.4.2, 4.5 discussion6
7 Fri 11/15 Discussion cancelled
8 Fri 11/22 Routing algorithms (Dijkstra, Bellman Ford, BGP) 4.5 discussion7
9 Fri 11/29 Thanksgiving (no class)
10 Fri 12/06 Aloha, CSMA/CD, Addresses and Switches 5.3 (especially 5.3.2), 5.4 discussion8, extra_problems