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Traffic Theory ( 6 CFU )
Prof. Gianluigi Ferrari
     Phone: 0521 906513 - Fax: 0521 905758           E-mail. gianluigi.ferrari@ipruniv.cce.           Home page. http://bario.tlc.unipr.it/people/ferrari/

Objectives
Performance analysis of telecommunication networks.
Analisi di prestazione di reti di telecomunicazioni.

Program
Introduction to Telecommunication networks and basic concepts (multiplexing, commutation, multiple access, LAN). Little’s law. Poisson processes. PASTA property. Renewal processes. M/G/1 queue. LAN performance analysis (Ideal controller. TDMA/FDMA. Aloha. Slotted Aloha). WAN performance analysis. Discrete-Time Markov Chains (DTMCs). Geo/geo/1 queue. Geo/geo/1/B queue. Slotted Aloha network. M/G/1 queue. M/G/1/B queue. (Mini)slotted Ethernet network. Absorbent Markov Chains (AMCs). Continous Time Markov Chains (CTMCs). Overview of semi-Markov processes. M/M/1 queue.
IEEE 802.15.4 networks: performance analysis with Markov chain models.


Examination methods
Written and project.

Prerequisites
Reti di Telecomunicazione A.

Suggested textbooks
Notes of Prof. Bononi (available at the documentation center).

 
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