ENGRMAE 278 Estimation Techniques for Tracking and Navigation (2014-2015)

ENGRMAE 278 Estimation Techniques for Tracking and Navigation

(Not required for any major.)
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ENGRMAE 278 Estimation Techniques for Tracking and Navigation (Credit Units: 4) Fixed bearing navigation, least squares, uncertainty modeling, minimum variance and maximum likelihood, covariance analysis and filter efficiency, GPS, orbit determination, Gauss-Markov models, inertial navigation, Kalman filters, Fokker-Planck and Kushner equations, nonlinear-filters. Prerequisite: MAE200A, MAE270A. Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

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Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

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Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
April 15, 2014
Senate Approved:
May 1, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Fall Qtr