Wireless Networks

Course Name: 

Wireless Networks (CS433/CS433M)


B.Tech (CSE)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 



Different types of wireless technologies such as: Cellular networks, Wi-Fi, Underwater acoustic networks.
Different versions of 802.11 such as: Wireless access for vehicular environments, Gigabit Wi-Fi, and others.
Rate adaptations algorithms such as: Auto rate fallback, Adaptive auto rate fallback, ONOE, Sample
rate, Minstrel and others. Performance problems in wireless networks, Introduction to wireless TCP,
Importance of explicit congestion notification in wireless networks. Different types of wireless routing
protocols such as Ad hoc on demand distance vector, Ad hoc on demand multipath distance vector, Destination
sequenced distance vector, Dynamic source routing and others.


Ilya Grigori, High Performance Browser Networking: What every web developer should know about networking and web performance. " O'Reilly Media, Inc.", 2013.
C. S. R. Murthy, Ad hoc wireless networks: Architectures and Protocols. Pearson Education India, 2004. Online
Resources: Technical papers in course related topics and IEEE Standards documents.


Computer Science and Engineering

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Dr. Manu Basavaraju
Head of the Department
Department of CSE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474053
Email: hodcse[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in


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