OT4MIS - Telecommunication Systems Modeling and Simulation

Course specification
Course title Telecommunication Systems Modeling and Simulation
Acronym OT4MIS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition None
The goal Introduce the students to the principles of telecommunication systems modeling and computer simulation.
The outcome The students will be able to use software tools for communication systems and networks simulation.
Contents of lectures Methodology of simulation and modeling in telecommunications. Simulation model building. System components modeling. Monte-Carlo simulation. Numerical aspects of simulation. Output analysis. Conditions for simulation completion. Rare events simulation. Optimization. Communications and computer networks simulation. Examples of simulators.
Contents of exercises Work in free software simulation tools - GNU Octave, Python, ns-3...
  1. Averill M. Law: “Simulation Modeling & Analysis”, McGraw-Hill, 2007. (Original title)
  2. M. Bjelica: "Modeling and simulation in telecommunications" (e-book)
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 1 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, practices and labs; tests, homework and project assignments
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 10
Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 20
Projects 40
Colloquia 10
Seminars 0