[Electrical and Computer Engineering]

EEL 5718

Computer Communications

Spring 2000
MWF 12:50pm -- 1:40pm
EB 201


Tan F. Wong
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Florida
461 Engineering Building
PO Box 116130
Gainesville, FL 32611-6130

Office: EB461
Phone: (352) 392-2665
Fax: (352) 392-0044
Email: twong@ece.ufl.edu

Teaching Assistant

Ying Zhu
Phone: (352) 846-5281
Email: yzhu@ecel.ufl.edu


Course Description

This course provides an elementary overview of the area of data and computer communications. Emphases are on the principles and designs of communication networks and protocols. Practical examples, such as IEEE 802, X.25, TCP/IP, etc., of modern communication networks are discussed to illustrate the design concepts.

Course Goals

Upon completing this course, you would be:

Course Topics

  1. Overview of communication networks and protocols
  2. Data communications
  3. Wide area networks
  4. Local area networks
  5. Internetworking


William Stallings, Data and Computer Communications, 6th Ed., Prentice Hall, 2000. (ISBN 0-13-084370-9)

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