Infrared vs. radio transmission , Infrastructure and ad hoc networks IEEE 802.11 - System architecture, Protocol architecture , Physical layer , Medium access
control layer , MAC management , Future development Mobile network layer
Mobile IP -
Goals, assumptions, and requirements,
Entities and terminology,
delivery , Agent advertisement and
discovery , Registration , Tunnelling and encapsulation,
Routing , Destination sequence distance vector ,Dynamic source routing , Hierarchical
algorithms , Alternative metrics
Unit 4 Mobile transport layer
Traditional TCP - Congestion control , Slow start , Fast retransmit/fast recovery, Implications
Snooping TCP , Mobile TCP , Fast retransmit/fast recovery
,Transmission/time-out freezing , Selective retransmission , Transaction oriented TCP Wireless ATM Motivation for WATM , Wireless ATM working group , WATM services , Reference model - Example configurations , Generic reference model, Functions Wireless application protocol Architecture - Wireless datagram protocol , Wireless transport layer security , Wireless transaction protocol , Wireless session protocol , Wireless application environment
Unit 5 Wireless Markup Language
An Introduction to Wireless Technologies, Markup Languages , An Introduction to XML, Fundamentals of WML., Writing and Formatting Text , Navigating Between Cards and Decks, Displaying Images, Tables, Using Variables, Acquiring User Input Wireless Markup Language Script An Introduction to WMLScript, WMLScript Control Structures, Events, Phone.com Extensions, Usability Application of Mobile computing: ASP and Dynamic WAP Sites, XML and XSLT, Dynamic WML Generation with ASP and XSLT, Developing WAP Applications using Emulators.
Text/Reference Books: 1. Jochen Schiller, Mobile Communication, Pearson Education Asia 2 Yi Bing Lin, “Wireless and Mobile Networks Architecture”, John Wiley.
Wrox “The Beginning WML and WML Script”, Wrox Publication
Asha Mehrotra, GSM System Engg. ,Artech House
Term Work: The term work shall consist of at least 10 experiments/ assignments based on the syllabus above. Assessment of term work should be done which will consider the points below and the marks should be awarded accordingly.
Continuous lab assessment
Actually performing practicals in the laboratory during the semester
Practical Examination: The Practical Examination shall consist of writing and performing an experiment / assignment and oral based on the syllabus as per the journal record. Duration of examination is three hours.
Suggestive List of Experiments – 1. WAP and WML