CS 6250 Topic Outline, Paper and Internet Resource List

Some papers can only be accessed through the ACM Digital Library, IEEE Xplore or Elsevier Direct.

Introductory Material

  • Internet Histories An excellent web page with several "Histories" of the Internet.

  • IETF main site with access to Internet Documentation (RFCs, Internet drafts, Stds, etc.)

  • The Internet Software Consortium's Domain Survey

  • David Clark, The Design Philosophy of the DARPA Internet Protocols

    Advanced Routing

    Inter-Domain Routing

  • Huston, An Introduction to BGP

  • Nanog BGP Tutorial

  • Caesar and Rexford, BGP Policies in ISP Networks

  • Caida, Skitter Map

  • Cisco White Paper on BGP4

  • Mahajan, Wetherall and Anderson, "Understanding BGP Misconfigurations," Proceedings of SIGCOMM 2002.

    Overlay and Virtual Routing

  • Savage et al, Informed Internet routing and Transport

  • RFC 1853 IP-in-IP Tunnelling

    Transport Issues

    High BDP TCP

  • Allman, Paxson and Blanton, "TCP Congestion Control," RFC 5681, September 2009.

  • Geoff Huston "FASTER" from the ISP Column
  • K. Tan et al, A Compound TCP Approach for High-speed and Long Distance Networks
  • Let's make TCP Faster From the Official Google Code blog.

  • Xu, Harfoush, Rhee , "Binary INcrease COngestion Control for Fast Long Distance Networks,"

  • I. Rhee, L. Xu, "CUBIC: A New TCP-Friendly High-Speed TCP Variant"

    Multipath TCP

  • Raiciu, Costin, et al, "How Hard Can It Be? Designing and Implementing a Deployable Multipath TCP." NSDI. Vol. 12. 2012.

  • Wischik, Damon, et al. "Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Congestion Control for Multipath TCP." NSDI. Vol. 11. 2011.

    Wireless and Mobile Networks

  • J. Andersen, T. Rappaport, and S. Yoshida, "Propagation Measurements and Models for Wireless Communications," IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 33: pp. 42-49, January 1995.(XP)
  • Kotz, et al., "The mistaken axioms of wireless networks research,"

  • 80.211 WiFi References:

  • Routing in Slow Moving MANETs

  • Holland and Vaidya, "Analysis of TCP Performance over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks," Wireless Networks 2002
  • Routing in Intermittently-Connected Networks