Postgraduate Course: Operational Research in Telecommunications (MATH11041)
|School||School of Mathematics
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Introduction: Telecommunications networks, Networks configurations, Examples of networks.
General network design problems: Formulations (Modelling): Topology problems, Local access, Routing problems, Capacity assignment problems, Survivability problems.
Technology related problems: Wavelength assignment problems, Routing in IP networks, Ring networks, Frequency assignment problems.
Network design problems: Optimization: Local access, Capacity assignment problems, Survivabilty problems.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
||Block 4 (Sem 2)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 10,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 1,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Additional Information (Learning and Teaching)
Written report on one of the topics presented during the class.
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||See 'Breakdown of Assessment Methods' and 'Additional Notes' above.
|No Exam Information
| Understanding of real life applications in Telecommunications.
|Course organiser||Dr Julian Hall
Tel: (0131 6)50 5075
|Course secretary||Mrs Frances Reid
Tel: (0131 6)50 4883
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