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Patterns in communications ecosystems

Individual course

Max amount of FITech students: 10

Course contents

The main topics are:

  • The complexity of simple, chaotic and extremely complex systems.
  • System interventions and the metrics used to measure the success of the interventions.
  • The role of human behavior and Quality of Experience in communication ecosystems.
  • Value of services, willingness to pay and the long tail model.
  • Prisoners dilemma and tragedy of commons, selfish and co-operative strategies in the context of communications networks and services.
  • Zero-sum games and the mixed strategy with real-life applications.

Learning outcomes

The main objective is to understand the nature of complex systems. The course provides tools to measure, analyse, and understand the extremely complex ecosystem of communications in which technical, social and economic aspects are intermixed in a dynamic way.

Completion methods

Examination, assignments.

More information on the Aalto University course page.

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Responsible teacher

Aalto University
Kalevi Kilkki
kalevi.kilkki(at)aalto.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Monica Sandberg
monica.sandberg(at)fitech.io
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topic:
5G technology
Course code:
ELEC-E7810
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
1.11.–13.12.2021
Application deadline:
24.10.2021
Host university:
Aalto University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Some familiarity with computer/mobile networks is expected.
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