Telecommunications Lab
(Lehrstuhl für Nachrichtentechnik)
Saarland University, NTF I - 6.2 Computer Science
Campus C6 3, Floor 10
P.O. Box 151150
66041 Saarbrücken

SS 2009

Main Seminar "Internet Protocols"

Overall organization

The seminar will be executed during the semester, with several plenum meetings. Extensive homework and regular communication with your tutor is expected between the meetings. The final meeting is a longer block where you will present your work.

Seminar topics

Nr.   Topic   Tutor   Student  
1.   World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)   Zhao Li   Sascha Maaß  
2.   Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)   Thorsten Herfet   Ching Hoo Tang  
3.   Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)   Panagiotis Papastafidas   Bo Fu  
4.   Internet Protocol - from Version 4 to Version 6   Thorsten Herfet   Daniel Staudt  
5.   Internet Protocol Routing   Manuel Gorius   Yongtao Shuai  
6.   Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)   Manuel Gorius   Zhe Zuo  
7.   Stream Control Transmission Protocol - Partial Reliability and Multistreaming   Manuel Gorius   Alexander Trenz  
8.   Datagram Congestion Control Protocol - Congestion Control for Real-time Streams   Manuel Gorius   Minghao Li  
9.   Real-time Transport Protocol - Adding Reliability on Application Layer   Eric Haschke   Martin Emrich  
10.   Scalable Video Coding (SVC)   Jochen Miroll   Sebastian Wainer  

For your assigned topic you will

  • elaborate a written report
  • prepare and hold an oral presentation



The organizational flow of the seminar is the following:

Date   Time   Place   What
until 25.04.2009       www, C6 3 10.09   On-line registration. After you confirmed your registration you should enroll for one topic in the list available in room 10.09.
28.04.2009   16:00 c.t.   C6 3 9.05   Kick-Off meeting: Overview about topics. Final assignment of the topics among the participants.
29.04.2009 - 26.05.2009           Read and understand the background literature. Prepare the outline of your written report and create slides for a short (about 5 min.) introductory talk about your subtopic. Meet your tutor regularly for synchronizing your work.
26.05.2009   16:00 c.t.   C6 3 9.05   Present the outline and a short overview of your topic. You will get some comments and suggestions about your slides and your presentation style.
26.05.2009 - 31.07.2009           Finalize your written report.
until 31.07.2009   24:00   email   Submit your written report.
01.08.2009 - 14.08.2009           Finalize your slides for the final presentation.
until 14.08.2009   24:00   email   Submit your presentation slides.
08.09.2009 - 09.09.2009   14:00 c.t.   C6 3 9.05   Seminar presentation

Contact Person: Manuel Gorius