List of resources for CS754B, F99

This list contains some pointers to Web pages and references to papers which may be helpful in preparing you for the material to be covered during each week of the course. Naturally, there is lots of other information out there. This list is not meant to be comprehensive; it is intended as a starting point only.


Week 1: Sept. 22, 24
Physical Layer, Introduction


Week 2: Sept. 29
Link Layer: digital wireless standards, call routing, handover, etc.


Week 3: Oct. 1, 6
Link Layer: wireless LANs, wireless ATM, satellite systems

References recommended by the presenter (Michal Ostrowski)

Other references


Week 4: Oct. 8, 13
Network Layer: ad hoc networks, mobile IP, TCP and wireless environments

Handouts from Wegdan Abdelsalam's presentations (text versions)

References recommended by the presenter (Wegdan Abdelsalam)

Other references


Week 5: Oct. 15, 20
Network Layer: standards activities, etc.

References recommended by the presenter (Bright Lei)

Other references


Week 6: Oct. 22, 27
Resource limitations in mobile and wireless computing

References recommended by the presenter (Herb Little)

Other references


Week 7: Oct. 29, Nov. 3
Operating system and middleware issues

Slides from Yuanqing Wu's presentations (postscript)

References recommended by the presenter (Yuanqing Wu)

Other references


Weeks 8-9: Nov. 5-17
Application issues

Online slides from Qiang Tu's presentations

References recommended by the presenters (Qiang Tu, Qiyan Li)

Other references


Week 10: Nov. 19, 24
Future: long-range standards activities, emerging technologies

Slides from Adam Storm's first presentation (postscript)
Slides from Adam Storm's second presentation (postscript)

References recommended by the presenter (Adam Storm)

Other references


Week 11: Dec. 1, 3
Sensors, Wireless Networks of Sensors, Personal Area Networks, Data Centric Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality

Slides from Andrei Dragoi's first presentation (postscript)
Slides from Andrei Dragoi's second presentation (postscript)

References recommended by the presenter (Andrei Dragoi)


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Last updated: December 17, 1999 by Michael Fleming