COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Mobile Computing and Security
Course Code: 
18SN707
Year Taught: 
2018
Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Center: 
Cyber Security
Campus: 
Amritapuri

"Mobile Computing and Security" is an elective course offered in M. Tech. in Cyber Security Systems & Networks program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri.

Introduction to Mobile Computing: Mobile Computing Models, Design and Implementation, Mobile Architecture, Service Discovery protocol, Mobile P2P systems, Mobile Networking; Security in Mobile Computing: Information flow tracking, Privacy, Application Security, Execution transparency; Situation Awareness: Situation Models, Modeling situation awareness, Modelling Context and User; Location awareness: Indoor localization – Radar, Horus, Outdoor localization – Global Positioning Satellite, Assisted Global Positioning Satellite; Context-Aware Computing: Context modeling, Ontological based approach, Context Reasoning, Context-aware systems, Middleware in Context Aware Computing, Context-aware security, Proactive Computing.

  1. F. Adelstein, S.K.S. Gupta, G.G. Richard III and L. Schwiebert, “Fundamentals of Mobileand Pervasive Computing”, McGraw Hill, 2005, ISBN: 0-07-141237-9.
  2. This will be a research paper based course. Students are expected to read, summarize and discuss assigned research papers in the field for each class.