Course Name: 

Mobile Computing (IT800)


M.Tech (IT)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Evolution of Wireless and Cellular Systems; Wireless Propagation: Encoding, Modulation, Multiplexing, and Error Handling Techniques; MAC Layer: Channel Allocation Techniques; Study of Mobile Communication Systems: Infrastructure, Registration and basic Call Establishment & Termination, Handoff, Roaming Support; Threat, Security & Privacy Issues;
Ad-Hoc & Sensor Networks: Basic architecture/structure, terminology and Nomenclatures, Routing Protocols; IEEE 802.11 & 802.15; Recent Trends: Ultra-Wideband Technology, Sensor Networks, and Bluetooth;


Joschen Schiller, Mobile Communications, Pearson Education, 2003
Dharma Prakash Agarwal & Qing-An Zeng, Wireless & Mobile Systems, CENGAGE, 2nd Edition, 2006.
William Stallings, Wireless Communication & Networks,Prentice Hall of India, 2nd Edition, 2004.


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