Communications Engineering 2

On-Line Documents

The information on these pages relates to the 4th level Communications Engineering course in the School of Engineering. The following links are to computer-printable copies of the lecture slides. The set of slides does not cover all slides used in the course, but covers most of the slides used in the lectures. Each set of slides is available in pdf (Adobe PDF) format allowing them to be viewed on a PC, Mac, or other workstation (or printed if desired). In some cases, slides are available in two format ­as multiple slides per page, in these cases both sets of slides are identical.

Copies of course slides for the Ethernet part of the course.

Copies of course slides for the TCP/IP part of the course.

An Ethernet problem worksheet (enet-prob-v2.html) (1 web page)

Past examination papers

Copies of a sample examination papers are also available on line together with a solution:

All material G. Fairhurst (c) 2016

Further Resources available for down-load / viewing

Additional slides:

Some further resources that you may like to down-load include (refered to in lectures):

Description of the code red virus (
Animation of the spread of the CODE Red Virus (
Animation of the operation of traceroute (

Copies of old Material

The following documents are now obsolete for the EG/ES 3567 course. They are retained for other people accessing the site who may wish to see them.

*** Obsolete after June 2000

All material G. Fairhurst (c) 2006.

For General Information about the course Click HERE

To go to the course road map Click HERE

Gorry Fairhurst - Date: 10/1/2016