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Telerobotics and Applied Sensor Fusion

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

About the course

The course covers sensor fusion theory, estimation theory, and telerobotics. The theory is applied through laboratory work, as well as a small project. The project work is carried out in one or more of the areas of sensor fusion theory, telerobotics and estimation theory.  The project uses a small project steering model and project results are presented orally and through a technical report.
The course is divided in three parts:
1. Theory, 2.5 ECTS;
2. Labs and Simulations, 2.0 ECTS;
3. Project, 3.0 ECTS.

Application and eligibility

Telerobotics and Applied Sensor Fusion, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018


Lectures end during the week of 14 January 2019

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Type of studies

Daytime, 25%

Required Knowledge

For admission at least two years full-time university studies are required, including 22.5 ECTS in Mathematics containing Linear Algebra, 7.5 ECTS, 7.5 ECTS in Mathematical Statistics, Linear Control Systems 7.5 ECTS, and 15 ECTS in Computing Science including 7.5 ECTS in Programming and 7.5 ECTS in Artificial Intelligence, or equivalent.
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper Secondary course English A/5. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.


Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code



Application deadline was 16 April 2018. The application period is closed.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

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Contact persons for the course are:
Sven Rönnbäck, International Coordinator