CS558: Computer Networks
Instructor:

Shun Yan Cheung, 4047273823,
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 Office Hours:
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Course Information:
Detailed Syllabus (class notes) & Progress:
Weights of grading:
 Homework & projects: 40%
 Midterm Exam: 25%
 Final Exam: 35%
Scale of grading:
 A is >= 93.3333
 A is >= 90.0
 B+ is >= 86.6666
 B is >= 83.3333
 B is >= 80.0
 C+ is >= 76.6666
 C is >= 73.3333
 C is >= 70.0
 D+ is >= 65.0
 D is >= 60.0
Homework & Project Assignment Handouts:
 Homework 1 (Markov chain) , due
Sept 14
 IN CLASS
 Homework 2 (Queueing) , due
Sept 21
 IN CLASS
Solution:
 Hand written solution: click here
There is an error in part 3 of question 2, I forgot to include
the term p0. The error is fixed in the Maple calculation below.
 Maple calculations to redo part 3, 4 and 5 of
hand written solution:
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 Homework 3 (Simulation) , due
Sept 28
 Midnight
Solution:
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 Homework 4, due
Oct 28
 midnight
Answer:
 Homework 5, due
Nov 4
 midnight
 Homework 6, due
TBA
 paper turn in class or electronic turn in at midnight
 Homework 7, due
TBA
 midnight
 Homework 8, due
Nov 30, 2010
 IN CLASS
 Homework 9, due
TBA 
midnight
 Homework 10, due
TBA
 IN CLASS
 Homework 11, due
April 24 
IN CLASS
Midterm and Final Tests:
 Midterm:
TBA
 in class room
 Material: upto and including Highspeed TCP.
 Format: OPEN book/notes, open answer questions,
(answers not provided with the question, i.e.,
not multiple choice).
 Final:
4:30  7:00 PM, Dec 13, 2010
 in classroom
 exam schedule
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 Material: comprehensive, covering everything taught
in the semester
 Format: OPEN book/notes, open answer questions.