The University of Hong Kong

ELEC 3705 / ELEC 4745 Queueing Theory

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Course Overview
Probability theory, transform theory, random processes, birth-death queueing systems, Markovian queues in equilibrium, simulation techniques.
Required Text:
Queueing Systems (Volume I: Theory), L. Kleinrock, John Wiley & Sons, 1975.
Reference texts:
1. Data Networks, D. Bertsekas and R. Gallager, Prentice Hall, 2nd Edition, 1992.
2. An Introduction to Queueing Systems, S. K. Bose, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2002.
Important Dates
First Date of Class: 21 January 2013
Midterm Test: 25 March 2013
Examination: 27 May 2013
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 5%
Midterm Test: 25%
Examination: 70%
Last Updated: 8 April 2013