INFO 6220

INFO 6220

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

Networks II builds on its prerequisite course and continues to examine how each of the computing, economic, sociological and natural worlds are connected and how the structure of these connections affects these worlds. In this course, we will construct mathematical models for and analyze networked settings, allowing us to both make predictions about behavior in such systems, as well as reason about how to design such systems to exhibit some desirable behavior. Throughout, we will draw on real-world examples such as social networks, peer-to-peer filesharing, Internet markets, and crowdsourcing, that illustrate these phenomena.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Networks (INFO 2040), and familiarity with logical reasoning (at the level of CS 2800 or equivalent), and basic probability and statistics. Please visit the course website 4220/ and see the FAQ if you do not satisfy these prerequisites (especially INFO 2040), for further detail.  
Forbidden Overlaps CS 2800 

Satisfies Requirement Satisfies track requirement for INFO majors and minors.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CS 4852ECON 3825INFO 4220

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16736INFO 6220  LEC 001

  • Please visit the course website and see the FAQ if you do not satisfy the prerequisites listed (especially INFO2040), for further detail.