Data Networks

Lecture – Summer Semester 2020

Update on the second round of exams:
The second round of exams will take place between 19th and 30th October. The conditions will be the same as for the first round. Please refer to the course's website:


Lecturer Anja Feldmann, Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran
Type Core Lecture
Lectures online, 2 x per week incl. 1 assignment per week
Course Credits 9 LP (ECTS)
Tutorials over
Lecture Number 10006
Language Englisch
Duration over
Examination oral exam (Please note: Passing the assignments is mandatory for exam registration)
Registration DataNetworks ; Registration for this course is open until Monday, 04.05.2020 23:59.


This lecture explains the principles of computer networks  based on the fundamentals of the area. The topics include network protocol mechanisms, implementation principles, network algorithms, advanced network architectures, network simulations, measurements and protocol specifications and verification techniques.  


The course will be offered in english only!

Details regarding the exam can be found on this website:
An official announcement will be given during the lecture and repeated in the tutorials.

Literature (non-compulsory)