NIT Goa syllabus Computer Science Engineering
Principles of data communication
PRINCIPLES OF DATA COMMUNICATION
Evolution of Data Communication and Networks; Transmission fundamentals: Signals, media,
encoding and modulation, multiplexing, devices, error detection and correction, Data link control
and protocols, data transmission over networks – switching techniques and LAN.
William Stallings, Data and Computer Communications and Networking, 2nd Edition, TMH, 2002.
Behrouz A Forouzan, Data Communications and Networking, 2nd edition, TMH, 2002
Leon, Garcia and Widjaja – Communication Networks, TMH 2002.