The University of Hong Kong

ELEC 8002 Advanced Topics in Networking

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Course Overview
General background about networking, design principles for the Internet, transport layer protocols, queue management, inter-domain routing, and network architecture.
Reference Textbook
Reference Text:
Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach, J. F. Jurose and K. W. Ross, Sixth Edition, Pearson, 2013.
Important Dates
First Date of Class: 20 January 2017
Research Paper Presentation: 28 April 2017
Examination: TBD
Grading Scheme
Reading Reports: 20%
Research Paper and Presentation: 50%
Examination: 30%
Last Updated: 2 January 2017