Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Anno Accademico 2007/08
Ad hoc and sensor networks
Corso di L. Specialistica in Ingegneria Delle Telecomunicazioni (Communication Engineering) - Torino
Docente Qualifica Settore Lez Es Lab Tut Anni incarico
SSD CFU Attivita' formative Ambiti disciplinari
ING-INF/03 5 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria delle telecomunicazioni
Obiettivi dell'insegnamento
The aim of the course is to expose students to emerging wireless technologies. After a description of UMTS networks, the course will focus on ad hoc and sensor networks, presenting the most popular protocols developed for such systems, as well as some theoretical and experimental results.
Introduction to telecommunication networks, Mobile communication networks
' Introduction to wireless networks.
' Third Generation wireless networks, UMTS: Network architecture; Quality of service provisioning; Spread Spectrum and CDMA (main concepts); FDD and TDD access; Protocols; Logical, Traffic and Physical channels.
' Ad hoc networks: Generalities; Applications; Main issues; IEEE 802.11e WLANs; Analytical evaluation of the ad hoc network capacity.
' Mobile Ad hoc Networks (MANETs): Basic principles; Routing protocols; Mobile IP.
' Sensor networks: Main characteristics and applications; Protocols; Available technologies and experimental results.
' Bluetooth: Applications; Network architecture; Radio interface; Network formation; Traffic links and scheduling; Protocol stack.
' WCDMA for UMTS: radio access for third generation mobile communications, Ed.s H. Holma e A. Toskala, Wiley, 2000
' B.A. Miller e C. Bisdikian, Bluetooth Revealed (2nd ed.), Prentice-Hall, 2002
' Ad hoc On-demand Distance Vector (AODV), RFC 3561
' Internet-Draft, "The Dynamic Source Routing Protocol for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (DSR)", Johnson, Maltz, Hu, 16 Apr. 2003, draft-ietf-manet-dsr-09.txt
' C.S. Raghavendra, K.M. Krishna, M. Sivalingam, T. Znati, Wireless Sensor Networks, Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2004
Controlli dell'apprendimento / Modalit d'esame
Written and oral examination
Statistiche superamento esami

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2007/08

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