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, M/G/1 queues, 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: 15 January 2018
Examination: 17 May 2018
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 10%
Examination: 90%
Last Updated: 20 March 2018