CMSC 691C Multimedia Networking
Dr. Padma Mundur
Computer Science & Electrical Engineering Department
Office : ECS 217
Phone : (410) 455 3019
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Tue and Thu 5:30 to 7:00 pm (or by appointment and email)
Homework (Survey paper) (Due April 10 beginning of class)
Student Presentation Schedule
EXAM (Due May 15 or sooner)
This course is offered as an advanced networking course with special focus on multimedia communications in wired and wireless networks. An undergraduate knowledge of computer networks is essential and a graduate course in networks is desirable. We will discuss applications, protocols and standards as they relate to multimedia data. The motivation for designing this course comes from the fact that the next wave of research in networking will come from finding efficient means of locating and disseminating multimedia rich content to wired and mobile users alike.
Some of the major issues addressed in this course are:
Title: Multimedia Communications
Author: Fred Halsall
In addition to the textbook, a number of research publications will be used in class presentations and lectures.
Paper Presentation 20%
By enrolling in this course, each student assumes the
responsibilities of an active participant in UMBC's scholarly community
in which everyone's academic work and behavior are held to the highest
standards of honesty. Cheating, fabrication, plagiarism, and helping others
to commit these acts are all forms of academic dishonesty, and they are
wrong. Academic misconduct could result in disciplinary action that
may include, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, suspension or dismissal. To read the
full Student Academic Conduct Policy, consult the UMBC Student Handbook.