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Additional Topics

Principal lecturer: Prof Andy Hopper
Taken by: Part II
Past exam questions

Syllabus updated for 2008:

  • 6, 8, 11, 13 February, Professor Andy Hopper
    Location, Technology and Context Aware Systems
    Lecture notes will be handed out.

  • 15, 18, 20 February, Dr Frank Stajano
    Cryptography, Security and Ubiquitous Computing
    Lecture notes will be handed out.

  • 22 February, Dr Alan Jones
    The Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS)
    The website that I recommend for a good introduction to GPS is here.
    There are more detailed links to the official documentation, other tutorials etc here.

  • 25 February, Dr John Fawcett
    Spatial Computing and Cars
    Slides for this lecture (PDF, 2.1 MB)

  • 27, 29 February, Dr Glenford Mapp
    Advanced Protocols
    Internet Transport slides (PowerPoint)
    Low Latency Networking slides (PowerPoint)

  • 3, 5 March, Dr Andy Harter
    Thin Client Systems
    Lecture notes will be handed out.

  • 10 March, Dr Ian Wassell
    Broadband Fixed Wireless Access
    Lecture notes will be handed out.

  • 12 March, Mr Peter Whale (Staff Product Manager, Qualcomm)