ECE 4450

ECE 4450

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

This is a senior-level course in information networking with an emphasis on wireless technology. Examples of topics include: 5G cellular, the latest WiFi standards, Bluetooth, routing and switching, congestion control, network security, and user privacy.  Though the focus will be on communication networking technologies, downstream legal and social issues that arise from design decisions will be discussed.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Outcomes
  • Knowledge and understanding of how modern cellular technology, the Internet and other prominent technologies reached their current form.
  • Ability to understand and analyze basic important algorithms in the Internet, such as congestion control and shortest path routing.
  • Be able to understand the challenges that come with designing wireless networks and the tradeoff of corresponding solutions.
  • Understand the limitation of current wired and wireless architectures. Be able to perform related analysis and design, and to predict future emphases as these technologies evolve.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ECE 5660

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17649ECE 4450  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wicker, S

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17650ECE 4450  LEC 002

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wicker, S

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    Enrollment limited to: SYSEN DL students.