TM8102 - Traffic Analysis of Communication Networks
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2009/2010
The course is taught every second year, next time spring 2011. The course addresses analysis and design of communication networks by means of queue and stochastic theory.
Queuing theory and network calculus. Model and problem formulations for communication networks. Source models and traffic characterization. Server models. Analysis of loss and delay, dimensioning of links and nodes, optimization. Strategies for traffic handling, scheduling, routing, and control.
To acquire knowledge about the use of analytical models and methods at an advanced level to describe, study, and understand traffic and traffic handling in communications networks.
Learning methods and activities
Lectures, self study, colloquia, and assignments.
If there are no more than 10 candidates, the assessment may be based on an oral exam.
- Oral presentation
Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.
Recommended previous knowledge
TTM4155 Teletraffic Theory or equivalent.
Announced at the beginning of the course. Selections from text books and journal papers.
- * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.