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CSE-843 Performance Analysis of Communication Systems
Campus RCMS
Programs PG
Session Spring Semester 2017
Course Title Performance Analysis of Communication Systems
Course Code CSE-843
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes
Course Objectives This course will introduce the use of stochastic Petri nets in communications systems engineering and the analysis techniques and algorithms used in performance evaluation. Stochastic models are used for developing and comparing systems. In particular, stochastic Petri nets and non-Markovian models will be taught. After the course the student will be able to analyse design, carry out optimization and evaluate modern day wireless, cellular and satellite communication systems.
Detail Content
  • Introduction
    • Communication Systems
  • Stochastic Petri Nets
  • Tool Support
    • TimeNet
    • SPNica: A prototype tool
  • Markovian Stochastic Petri Nets
    • Discrete Time
    • Continuous Time
  • The Method of Supplementary Variables
    • Analysis of M/G/1 System
    • Analysis of m/G/1/K System
  • General State Equations
    • Definitions and Notation
    • Derivation of the state equations
  • Stationary Analysis
    • General Solution Algorithm
    • Computation of the Integrals
  • Transient Analysis
  • General Execution Policies
  • Reducible Structures
  • Markov Renewal Theory
  • Concurrent Deterministic Transitions
  • Medium Access Control
Text/Ref Books
  • Reinhard German, Performance Analysis of Communication Systems: Modeling with Non-Markovian Stochastic Petri Nets.
  • Several handouts and papers.
  • Communation System Engineering, 2nd Edition John G Proakin Mosoud Salehi
Time Schedule Spring Semester 2017
Faculty/Resource Person Engr. Sikander Hayat Mirza
MS (IOWA State University, USA)
Discipline: Comm & DSP
Specialization: Signal Processing & Communication