263-3900-00L  Communication Networks Seminar

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersT. Roscoe, A. Singla
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 24.


AbstractWe will study recent advances in computer networking by reading and presenting research papers from recent iterations of the top conferences in the area, including NSDI, SIGCOMM, and CoNEXT.
ObjectiveThe objectives are (a) to understand the state-of-the-art in the field; (b) to learn to read, present and critique papers; and (c) to identify opportunities for new research.

Students are expected to attend the entire seminar, choose a topic for presentation from a given list, and make a presentation on that topic. Students are evaluated on the knowledge gained, the presentation made, and the report they present at the end of the semester.