Tentative class schedule
 

Date

Topics

Suggested Readings

9/11

PHY Layer (pdf)

Radio prop., multiplexing, modulation, spread spectrum

Schiller Chapter 2.1 - 2.5
Radio Propagation  
Schiller Chapter 2.6 - 2.7

9/18

MAC Layer (pdf)

Introduction to MAC and 802.11

Schiller Chapter 3 & 7

9/25

Network Layer (Overview, DSR/AODV/DSDV, ETX/WCETT, ExOR, XOR,GPSR/BVR,DTN)

Intro. to Network Layer and Mobile IP

Kurose & Ross Chapter 4
Schiller Chapter 8.1

 Routing in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

Schiller Chapter 8.2, DSR, AODV, and DSDV

 

Routing in wireless mesh networks

 

ETX, WCETT, ExOR, XOR

 

10/2

Routing in sensor networks

 

GPSR, BVR

 

 10/9

Routing in delay tolerant network

10/9

Mid-term review (pdf)

 10/16

Mid-term

10/23

Transport Layer (Transport,Wireless TCP)

10/30

Localization, Motion tracking

11/6

RFID, NFC, Bluetooth

Energy efficiency

11/13

Cellular networks

Wireless security and privacy

jamming, greedy mac, Ariadne, jellyfish, wireless finger-print, Identifier Free Link Layer, secure medical implants, sms attacks

11/20

11/27

 

 

                                          Emergent networks

 

12/4

Final review

 

12/11

Final exam