The University of Hong Kong

ELEC 8211 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: 3 September 2018
Research Paper Presentation: 26 November 2018
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 30%
Research Paper and Presentation: 70%
Last Updated: 16 September 2018