COE-541 Local and Metropolitan Area Networks - Design and Analysis

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The schedule and material for projects is found here.

Final Exam: Sunday 7:00 pm January 11th, 2004 - Location 22-132

This site has a java applet for simulating Slotted ALOHA - The source code is available from here (Most of the code is used to do the graphical user interface).

Check out
this site for a similar course at Boston University - contains many simulation Projects/examples!!

Check out the solution key for assignment

Check out an example where Slotted Aloha is simulated

Check out an example of a polling-based WLAN analysis using a simple queueing model (involves queue evolution equation)

Check the new Matlab code for ON/OFF sources in the Term Projects section

Preliminary Final exam date: January 11th, 2003 - 7:00 PM

Course Syllabus:

Click here for course syllabus.


Lecture Notes:

The main reference for the course is the textbook and the handouts distributed in class. These notes are merely as summary:


Term Projects:




Quizzes and Major Exams:

Check Your Status:



Matlab Tutorial Material:

Basic information:

More detailed material at:

The MathWorks website - The makers of Matlab

Links and Sites of Interest:

These will be in response to some key inquiries and interesting remarks made during the lectures. It would be advantageous to explore these sites and getting yourself familiar with these topics:


Page still under construction - Last updated on 01/14/2004 .