# SPECIAL TOPICS AND APPLICATIONS OF DATA ADJUSTMENT

 Title ΕΙΔΙΚΑ ΘΕΜΑΤΑ ΣΥΝΟΡΘΩΣΕΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ / SPECIAL TOPICS AND APPLICATIONS OF DATA ADJUSTMENT Code Α35 Faculty Engineering School Rural and Surveying Engineering Cycle / Level 1st / Undergraduate Teaching Period Spring Coordinator Christoforos Kotsakis Common No Status Active Course ID 20000892

### Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Agronómōn kai Topográfōn Mīchanikṓn (2025-sīmera)

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OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS

### Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 43
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Geodesy and SurveyingCompulsory Courses846
Transportation and Hydraulic EngineeringElective Courses846

 Academic Year 2016 – 2017 Class Period Spring Faculty Instructors Weekly Hours 4 Class ID 600060015

### Class Schedule

 Building Πολυτεχνείο (πτέρυγα Γ) Floor Όροφος 2 Hall 307 (13) Calendar Πέμπτη 12:00 έως 15:00
Course Type 2016-2020
• Background
• General Knowledge
• Scientific Area
• Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
• Face to face
Language of Instruction
• Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Linear algebra and matrices, Basic principles from statistics theory, Least-squares adjustment theory, Fundamentals of Surveying and Geodesy, Coordinate systems and reference frames.
General Competences
• Apply knowledge in practice
• Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
• Make decisions
• Work autonomously
• Work in teams
• Work in an international context
• Work in an interdisciplinary team
• Generate new research ideas
• Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1) Review of basic principles from least-squares theory 2) Adjustment problems with extended models 3) Adjustment problems with weak or ill-conditioned models and regularized parameter estimation techniques 4) Adjustment problems with dynamical models via Kalman filtering techniques 5) Adjustment problems for determining "multivariate mean values" and optimal fitting of multiple spatial datasets 6) Adjustment problems for estimating unknown functions via stochastic modeling 7) Examples - Applications
Keywords
Data analysis, parameter estimation, adjustment theory, inverse problems in surveying engineering applications
Educational Material Types
• Notes
• Slide presentations
• Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
• Use of ICT in Course Teaching
• Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
• Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Lectures15
Seminars15
Tutorial10
Total40
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
• Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
• Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
• Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
• Report (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1) Δερμάνης Α. (1987) Συνόρθωση παρατηρήσεων και θεωρία εκτίμησης (τόμος Β), Εκδ. Ζήτη. 2) Α. Δερμάνης, Α. Φωτίου (1997) Μέθοδοι και εφαρμογές συνόρθωσης παρατηρήσεων, Εκδ. Ζήτη.