Communication Networks 3

(Kommunikationsnetze 3)

Prof. Frank H. P. Fitzekrobert_schmoll-big
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Frank FitzekTeaching Assistant: Robert-Steve Schmoll


Optional course, 9. Semester
Extent: 2 1 0 (V/Ü/P)
Thursday, 13:00 and Monday 09:20 every second week

Lecture slides are ONLINE: OPAL (Password needed, please write a mail or get it during the next lecture)


Prof. Fitzek, members of the chair and invited speakers (e.g. Dr. Bruno Jacobfeuerborn (Deutsche Telekom AG)).


In this lecture we discuss hot topics of communication networks that are discussed in the IETF, IEEE, and 3/5GPPP standardisation groups. Furthermore, guest lectures will complete the module.

  • Tactile Internet & Cyber Physical Systems
  • Software Defined Networks
  • Network Function Virtualisation
  • Mobile Edge Cloud
  • General Multi-Path
  • Quic & Multi-Path TCP
  • MANET (Mobile Ad-hoc NETworks)
  • Performance Evaluation Tools: Analytics, Simulation, Emulation and Implementation
  • Discrete Event and Random Numbers
  • IoT (Internet of Things) & LORA (LOng RAnge communications)
  • WebRTC, ICN (Information-Centric Networking), CDN (Content Delivery Networks)


12. Okt. 2017L1FAL 105Visit 5G Lab
16. Okt. 2017L2FAL 1055G Atom, IMT2020
19. Okt. 2017L3FAL 105Latency&Co, Tactile Internet
26. Okt. 2017E1FAL 105Hands-on session
30. Okt. 2017L4FAL 105IOT, LORA, NB-IOT, Mesh
2. Nov. 2017L5FAL 105Broadcast, NORM, SCORE
9. Nov. 2017E2FAL 105Hands-on session
13. Nov. 2017L6FAL 105IETF, ETSI, 3GPP
16. Nov. 2017L7FAL 105Multipath TCP, QUIC
23. Nov. 2017L8FAL 105Multipath++
27. Nov. 2017E3FAL 105Hands-on session
30. Nov. 2017L9FAL 105MEC, CDN
7. Dez. 2017L10FAL 105Network Slicing
11. Dez. 2017E4FAL 105Hands-on session
14. Dez. 2017L11FAL 105SDN, SDR, Active Networks
21. Dez. 2017L12FAL 105NFV, SFC
4. Jan. 2018E5FAL 105Hands-on session
8. Jan. 2018L13FAL 105ICN
11. Jan. 2018L14FAL 105NC, CS, ML, BLKCH
18. Jan. 2018E6FAL 105Hands-on session
22. Jan. 2018E7FAL 105Hands-on session
25. Jan. 2018E8FAL 105Hands-on session
1. Feb. 2018EXPFAL 105Exam Preparation