ADVANCED TOPICS ON WIRELESS NETWORKS

Course Information
TitleΠΡΟΧΩΡΗΜΕΝΑ ΘΕΜΑΤΑ ΑΣΥΡΜΑΤΩΝ ΔΙΚΤΥΩΝ / ADVANCED TOPICS ON WIRELESS NETWORKS
CodeNA15
FacultySciences
SchoolInformatics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorPetros Nikopolitidis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002455

Programme of Study: PPS School of Informatics (2014-today)

Registered students: 9
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
TECΗNOLOGIES GNŌSĪS DEDOMENŌN KAI LOGISMIKOUElective Courses217.5
TECΗNOLOGIES PLĪROFORIAS KAI EPIKOINŌNIŌN STĪN EKPAIDEUSĪElective Courses217.5
PSĪFIAKA MESA- YPOLOGISTIKĪ NOĪMOSYNĪElective Courses217.5
DIKTYAKA SYSTĪMATAElective Courses belonging to the selected specialization217.5

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Informatics (2013-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Information SystemsElective Courses217.5
Information And Communication Technologies In EducationElective Courses217.5
Digital MediaElective Courses217.5
Communication Systems and TechnologiesCompulsory Course217.5

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600011299
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to wireless networks. The Physical Layer of wireless networks. Wireless networks perfrmance measurement. Adapting to the wireless channel condition. Advanded MAC protocols (directional antenna - based, power controlled, energy efficient). Analyzing and Tuning the IEEE 802. 11 Distributed Coordination Function. MAC protocols for QoS. Wireless Data broadcasting systems.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
PC and software for lab exercises. Data projector for teaching. Web page for communicating course content to the students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.3
Laboratory Work501.7
Reading Assigment802.7
Project561.9
Total2257.5
Student Assessment
Description
Final exam, midterm exam, project grade, lab grade.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
  • midterm exam (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
1. P.Nicopolitidis, M.S.Obaidat, G.I.Papadimi-triou and A.S.Pomportsis, “Wireless Networks”, Wiley, January 2003. 2. W.Stallings, “Wireless Communications & Networks”, Prentice Hall. 3. K.Pahlavan, P.Krishnamurthy, “Principles of Wireless Networks: A Unified Approach”, Prentice Hall, 2001. 4. T.S.Rappaport, “Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice (2nd Edition)”, Prentice Hall, 2001 8. Andrew Tannenbaum, “Computer Networks”, Fourth Edition, Prentice Hall.
Last Update
03-03-2017