Mobile Computing

Learning Outcomes: 
Upon Completion of the course, the students will be able to
• Understand the concepts and features of mobile computing technologies and applications
• Identify the important issues of developing mobile computing systems and applications
• Organize the functionalities and components of mobile computing systems into different layers and apply various techniques for realizing the functionalities
• Develop mobile computing applications by analyzing their characteristics and requirements, selecting the appropriate computing models and software architectures, and applying standard programming languages and tools
• Organize and manage software built for deployment and demonstration.
Syllabus: 
Unit NoTopics
1

Wireless Communication Fundamentals

Introduction ;  Wireless transmission – Frequencies for radio transmission – Signals – Antennas – Signal Propagation ; Multiplexing – Modulations – Spread spectrum ; MAC – SDMA – FDMA – TDMA – CDMA – Cellular Wireless Networks

2

Telecommunication Network

Telecommunication systems Overview – GSM – GPRS – DECT – UMTS – Satellite Networks

GSM ;  GPRS ; CDMA

3

Wireless LAN

Wireless LAN – IEEE 802.11 - Architecture – services – MAC – Physical layer; IEEE 802.11a - 802.11b – 802.11n standards 3.3 Bluetooth and ZigBee; Hyperlan, Wi-Fi

4

Introduction to Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, Challenges, Protocols: AODV, DSDV, CEDAR

5

Mobile Network Layer

Impacts of mobility and portability in computational model and algorithms for mobile environment. Disconnected operation, handling handoffs. Analysis of algorithms and termination detection.Types of Mobility. Mobility in cellular based wireless network: channel allocation, interferences, handoffs and location management. IP mobility: Mobile IP and IDMP

6

Wireless Security , Approaches to Security , Security in Wireless PersonalArea  Networks  ,  Security in  Wireless  Local  Area  Networks

Text Books: 
Name : 
Mobile Computing: Technology, Applications and Service Creation
Author: 
by Asoke K Talukder
Roopa R Yavagal
Publication: 
TMH
Edition: 
ISBM: 0-07-058807-4
Name : 
Wireless Communication: Principles and Practice
Author: 
T. Rappaport
Publication: 
Pearson Education
Reference Books: 
Name: 
Mobile Communications
Author: 
Jochen Schiller
Publication: 
Addison-Wesley ,2009
Name: 
Mobile Data & Wireless Lan Technologies
Author: 
R. Dayem
Publication: 
Prentice-Hall (2005)
Name: 
Wireless Communications and Networking
Author: 
Willam Stallings
Publication: 
Pearson Education. (2002)
Name: 
Fundamentals of Mobile & Pervasive Computing
Author: 
Frank Adelstein
Sandeep Ks Gupta
Publication: 
TMH,2005
Syllabus PDF: 
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branch: 
CBA
Course: 
2018
Stream: 
B.Tech