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Networking and Internets


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Long Distance Students

I will be using Zoom to stream and record lectures. You will need to use a web-camera. The same link is also for office hours. Here is the zoom information:

Thomas Schwarz is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Algorithms
Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime

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Meeting ID: 812 5846 1828
Passcode: 834069

Office Hours

  • Thomas Schwarz MWF 14:30 - 15:25 or by appointment. The Friday office hour is by zoom only.



Week 1

Class 1: Introduction

August 29, 2022

Network Types, Protocol Layering

Class 2:

August 31, 2022

Physical Layer: Waves, Frequency Domain, Bandwidth of Physical links, Digital Signals, Data Rate Limits, Performance measurments.

Homework 1:

due September 9, pdf only, submission via dropbox

Class 3:

September 7, 2022

Physical Layer: Capacity, Performance, Digital to Digital and Analog to Digital Transmissions

Homework 2:

due September 16, pdf only, submission via dropbox

Class 5:

September 12, 2022

Bandwidth Use

Class 6:

September 14, 2022

Overview of the Data Layer

Class 7:

September 19, 2022

Error detection and correction

Class 8:

September 21, 2022

Medium Access Control

Homework 3:

due September 24, pdf only, submission via dropbox

Class 9:

September 28, 2022

Medium Access Control


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