This course provides an introduction to wireless local area  ad hoc and networks.



puceblackPart I: WLAN (12h)

  • puceblackIntroduction to Wireless compoents
  • puceblackMAC protocols
  • puceblackAloha and its variants
  • puceblackCSMA and its variants
  • puceblackLong-term analysis and connection to TDMA protocols
  • puceblackCapacity of WLAN networks
  • puceblackAsymptotic analysis
  • puceblackEnergy consumption in WLAN networks
  • puceblackModeling the traffic and backoff in access control
  • puceblackPerformance analysis and limitations of WLAN

puceblackPart II:  Adhoc Networks (9h)

  • puceblackOverview  Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
  • puceblackMAC Protocols for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
  • Routing Protocols for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
  • puceblackTransport Protocols for Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
  • puceblackEnergy Management in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks
  • puceblackApproximations in ad hoc networks
  • puceblackAnalysis of Multi-hop adhoc networks

puceblackPart III: Exercises (3h)

puceblackPart IV: projects