CS 1652: Data Communication and Computer Networks

Instructor: Jack Lange, Associate Professor
Sennott Square, Office #5407
Office Hours:     Tues. 2-4PM
TA: Debashis Ganguly
Office: Sennott Square 5412
Office Hours: MW 3:00-4:30PM
Lectures: Mon/Weds 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Room: Sennott Square, Rm. 6110
Project Lab: Sennott Square, Rm. 5506



  • The final will be on Friday, December 14th at 8:00AM


Homework Assignments



  • Required: CS1550, Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Required: Knowledge of C and C++
  • Highly Recommended: Unix development experience (gcc, gdb, make, etc)
  • Recommended: Unix systems programming experience


  • 50% Project
  • 20% Midterm
  • 20% Final
  • 10% Homework

Useful Documents

  • An introduction to Make (pdf)
  • Some useful tools (pdf)

Disability Resources and Services

If you have a disability for which you are or may be requesting an accommodation, you are encouraged to contact the instructor and Disability Resources and Services, 216 William Pitt Union, 412-648-7890 or 412-383-7355 (TTY), as early as possible in the term.