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CSCE 463-500/612-600: Networks and Distributed Processing
TR 12:45-2pm (Spring 2023) in HRBB 113

Syllabus

PDF

Lectures (* marks homework due dates)

Date

File

Lecture

Topic

1/17/23 PDF

Preliminaries I

Syllabus, Visual Studio

1/19/23 PDF

Preliminaries II

Pointers, sockets, HTTP

1/24/23 PDF

Introduction I *

Terminology and overview

1/26/23 PDF

Introduction II

Delay and loss

1/31/23 PDF

Application layer I *

Application types, HTTP

2/2/23  

Quiz 1

Chapter 1

2/7/23 PDF

Application layer II

Caching, cookies, FTP, email

2/9/23 PDF

Application layer III

DNS basics

2/14/23 PDF

Application layer IV *

DNS vulnerabilities

2/16/23  

Midterm 1

Chapters 1-2, homework #1

2/21/23 PDF

Application layer V

Other DNS uses, P2P
2/23/23 PDF

Transport layer I

Multiplexing, UDP

2/28/23 PDF

Transport Layer II

Reliable data transfer, stop & wait

3/2/23  

Quiz 2

Chapter 2

3/7/23 PDF

Transport Layer III *

Go-back-N, Selective Repeat

3/9/23 PDF

Transport Layer IV

Timeouts, flow control, fast retx

3/14/23  

Spring Break

Spring Break

3/16/23  

Spring Break

Spring Break

3/21/23 PDF

Transport Layer V

Congestion control

3/23/23  

Midterm 2

Chapters 2-3, homework #2

3/28/23 PDF

Transport Layer VI *

TCP modeling, fairness

3/30/23 PDF

Network Layer I

Introduction

4/4/23 PDF

Network Layer II

Switching, IP header

4/6/23  

Quiz 3

Chapters 3-4

4/11/23 PDF

Network Layer III *

NAT, link-state routing

4/13/23 PDF

Network Layer IV

Distance vector, RIP, OSPF

4/18/23 PDF

Network Layer V

BGP, multicast

4/20/23 PDF

Data-link Layer I *

Error detection/correction, CSMA

4/25/23 PDF

Data-link Layer II

Ethernet, hubs/switches

4/27/23  

Midterm 3

Chapters 3-5, homework #3-4

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Class Materials

Useful Links

Homework

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File(s)

Topic

Due

1

p1, p2, p3

Web client (3 parts)

1/24, 1/31, 2/14

2

PDF

Native DNS resolver

3/7

3

p1, p2, p3

Reliable data transfer (3 parts)

3/28, 4/11, 4/20

4

PDF

Parallel traceroute

5/7


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