COSC 6377 - Computer Networks

Fall 2012

MW 1:00-2:30pm at PGH376

InstructorOmprakash Gnawali


Students are expected to read and understand these papers in detail.

October 15, 2012

[Saltzer84] Saltzer, J., D. Reed, and D. Clark, End-to-end Arguments in System Design, TOCS, 1984.

[Clark88] David Clark, Design Philosophy of the DARPA Internet Protocol, ACM SIGCOMM 1988.

October 17, 2012

[Labovitz00] C. Labovitz, Ahuja, A., Abose, A., Jahanian, F., An Experimental Study of Delayed Internet Routing Convergence, ACM SIGCOMM 2000. Presentations: RIPE37 NANOG17 NANOG18

October 22, 2012

[Ha08] Sangtae Ha, Injong Rhee, Lison Xu, CUBIC: A New TCP-Friendly High-Speed TCP Variant, ACM SIGOPS Operating System Review, 2008.

October 24, 2012

[Ratnasamy06] Sylvia Ratnasamy, Andrey Ermolinskiy, and Scott Shenker, Revisiting IP Multicast, ACM SIGCOMM 06.

October 29, 2012

[Bharghavan94] Vaduvur Bharghavan, Alan J. Demers, Scott Shenker, and Lixia Zhang, MACAW: A Media Access Protocol for Wireless LAN's, ACM SIGCOMM 94.

October 31, 2012

[Decouto03] Douglas S. J. De Couto, Daniel Aguayo, John C. Bicket, Robert Morris, A High-Throughput Path Metric for Multi-Hop Wireless Routing, ACM MobiCom 03.

November 5, 2012

[Stone-Gross09] Brett Stone-Gross, Marco Cova, Lorenzo Cavallaro, Bob Gilbert, Martin Szydlowski, Richard Kemmerer, Chris Kruegel, and Giovanni Vigna, Your Botnet is My Botnet: Analysis of a Botnet Takeover, ACM CCS 09.

November 7, 2012

[Ager12] Bernhard Ager, Nikolaos Chatzis, Anja Feldmann, Nadi Sarrar, Steve Uhlig, Walter Willinger, Anatomy of a Large European IXP, ACM SIGCOMM 12.

November 12, 2012

[Stoica01] Ion Stoica, Robert Morris, David Karger, M. Frans Kaashoek, Hari Balakrishnan, Chord: A Scalable Peer-to-peer Lookup Service for Internet Applications, ACM SIGCOMM 01.

November 14, 2012

[Gettys11] Jim Gettys, Bufferbloat: Dark Buffers in the Internet, IEEE Internet Computing, May-June 2011.

November 19, 2012

[Kohler00] Eddie Kohler, Robert Morris, Benjie Chen, John Jannotti, M. Frans Kaashoek, The Click modular router, ACM TOCS 2000.

November 26, 2012

[Hoffman12] Paul Hoffman, The Tao of IETF: A Novice's Guide to the Internet Engineering Task Force, IETF 2012.
Emails related to LOADng vs AODV in MANET WG: Set 1, Set 2, Set 3, and Set 4.

December 3, 2012

[Crowcroft07] Jon Crowcroft, Net Neutrality: The Technical Side of the Debate: A White Paper, CCR 07.

December 5, 2012

[Greenberg09] Albert Greenberg, James Hamilton, David A. Maltz, Parveen Patel, The Cost of a Cloud: Research Problems in Data Center Networks, CCR 09.