ECE435: Network Engineering

University of Maine ECE

Spring 2023

Instructor: Vincent Weaver
The class meeting time is Tuesday/Thursday at 3:30pm-4:45pm.
The meeting place is Bennett 115.

Final exam: Thursday, 4 May 2023, 1:30pm-3:30pm, Bennett 115


Office hours:

Syllabus

ece435_2023s.pdf

Course Listing


What We'll Do this Semester

Networking.

Class Schedule

TuesdayThursday
Week 1 17 January
Introduction to Networks / OSI Layers
Lecture 1 notes
19 January
Socket Programming
Lecture 2 notes
Week 2 24 January
WWW, HTML, Web-Browser
Lecture 3 notes
26 January
http Protocol
Lecture 4 notes
Week 3 31 January
telnet/rsh/ssh/symmetric encryption
Lecture 5 notes
2 February
public-key/asymmetric encryption,hash functions
Lecture 6 notes
Week 4 7 February
E-mail
9 February
DNS
Week 5 14 February
Transport Layer/UDP
16 February
TCP
Week 6 21 February
More TCP
23 February
The Network Layer / Routing
Week 7 28 February
Routing / IPv4
2 March
IPv4 header, ICMP, DHCP
Week 8 7 March
Midterm
9 March
NAT, IPv6
Spring Break 14 March
16 March
Week 9 21 March
Internal/External Routing, BGP
23 March
The Physical Layer -- Wired
Week 10 28 March
The Physical Layer -- Wireless
30 March
The Link Layer, Ethernet
Week 11 4 April
Classic Ethernet
6 April
Fast/Gigabit Ethernet
Week 12 11 April
Wireless Ethernet
13 April
Bridging / VLAN
Week 13 18 April
Cell Networks
20 April
Security / Final Review
Week 14 25 April
Project Presentations
27 April
Project Presentations

Homework Assignments


Final Project


Optional Useful Textbooks


Useful Links


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