|Title: ||Computer Communications|
|Lesson Code: ||321-3302|
|Theory Hours: ||3|
|Lab Hours: ||2|
|Faculty: ||Kormentzas Georgios|
Introduction to computer communication. Network achitecture and protocols. Network Design. The OSI reference model from ISO. Transmission media (coaxial cable, fiber optics). Principles of data transfer. Local and metropolitannetworks. Static and dynamic channel allocation. The ALOHA protocol. The CSMA protocol. The family of IEEE 802 for local networks (Ethernet, Token bus, Token Ring). The optical FDDI network. Design and analysins of data link layer. Error detection and correction. Flow control. The wireless ΙΕΕΕ 802.11. Networking devices (switches, routers, etc.).
Acquiring basic knowledge of engineering communications and networks needed for the continuation of their studies.
Ability to interpret and judge scientific issues relating to the design of computer networks that are applicable to everyday life.
Promoting professional engineering consciousness to manage laboratory problems.
1. Computer Networking, J.F Kurose and K.W. Ross.
2. Computer Networks, Andrew S. Tanenbaum.
2. James F. Kurose http://www-net.cs.umass.edu/personnel/kurose.html
3. William Stallings http://williamstallings.com/
4. Andrew S. Tanenbaum http://www.cs.vu.nl/~ast/
5. IEEE Network - The Magazine of Global Internetworkinghttp://www.comsoc.org/livepubs/ni/index.html
6. «Internet with TCP/IP: Principles, Protocols & Architecture» Douglas E. Comer.
7. High-Speed Networks and Internets Performance and Quality of Service, Second Edition, William Stallings, Prentice-Hall.
|Learning Activities and Teaching Methods |
Writing Examination (70%)
Lab exercises (30%)
|Assessment/Grading Methods |
||125 hours (5 ECTS)
|Language of Instruction|
|Greek, English (for Erasmus students)|
|Μode of delivery |