Technische Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe


Protocol Engineering


Prof. Dr. Jürgen Jasperneite
Wolfgang Sonntag (external lecturer), Willert Software Tools GmbH


2 hours lab per week

Leaning objectives

The course Protocol Engineering deals with the "methodological design of open communication protocols". It is offered as advanced lab in computer networks. It is organized as part of the Bachelor course of studies of electrical engineering since 2006. At the same time it is offered as elective module called "Design of communication protocols" (EK FNR: 5172) in the Bachelor course of studies Computer sciences.

Lectures and lab documents

The lecture and lab documents can be found in the  ILIAS.


  • Hartmut König:Protocol Engineering, Teubner Verlag, 2003
  • Miroslav Popovic: Communication Protocol Engineering, CRC Taylor&Francis, 2006