EP3391 Läsgrupp för avancerade ämnen inom kommunikationsnät 2 10,0 hp

Reading Group in Advanced Topics in Communication Networks 2

This is the second installment of the course,enabling a student to take two such courses on different topics during his PhD studies.In this course students acquire knowledge and skills regarding an advanced topic in communication networks. The course is generally based on a graduate textbook. Active participation is required in form of presentations and homework. Course participation is limited to a small group. The course topic may change for each installation of the course.

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  • Betygsskala


Information för forskarstuderande om när kursen ges

Given irregulalry.


After the course, the student should be able to:

·        Thoroughly understand an advanced topic.

·        Solve problems that can be addressed using the studied methodology.

Kursens huvudsakliga innehåll

Advanced topicsin communication networks, which may change from year to year. Example: randomized algorithms and their application in communication systems.


Lectures, exercises solved as homework problems. Students will present both lecture modules and as solved homework problems.



Depends on the particular topic chosen. Example: Probability and Computing, by M. Mitzenmacher and E. Upfal,Cambridge University Press, 2005.


Krav för slutbetyg

·        Successful presentations of lecture modules.

·        Correct solutions to home work problems.

·        Presentation of some of those solutions.

Ges av

EECS/Nätverk och systemteknik


Rolf Stadler


Gunnar Karlsson <gk@kth.se>

György Dán <gyuri@kth.se>

Panagiotis Papadimitratos <papadim@kth.se>

Rolf Stadler <stadler@kth.se>

Viktoria Fodor <vjfodor@kth.se>


Kursplan gäller från och med VT2012.