In modern sensor systems, integration and data fusion play a significant part in the design of the multiple sensors.  Read more Read less

The description and evaluation of information and data is important, as are the methods for integration of disparate data sets with common or complementary information.

At a glance

  • Dates
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  • Duration1 week
  • LocationCranfield Campus
  • Cost£1,850

Course structure

A five-day course consisting of lectures and case studies on system level design. All delegates will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the end of the course.

What you will learn

The aim of this course is to provide you with techniques for integration of sensor systems and to familiarise you with techniques to fuse the data from multiple sensors.

Core content

Topics covered by the course include:

  • Introduction on Data and Information Fusion:
    1. Data and Information Fusion Architectures
    2. Data Association
    3. Data Reduction
  • Estimation Algorithms to Integrate Several Sources of Data
  • Date Merging Approaches
  • Case Studies of real-world applications.

Who should attend

This course is ideal for engineers with interest in data fusion, information fusion and their applications.


  • Dr Hyo-Sang Shin
  • Prof Antonios Tsourdos
  • Prof Rafal Zbikowski

Accommodation options and prices

This course is non-residential. If you would like to book accommodation on campus, please contact Mitchell Hall or Cranfield Management Development Centre directly. Further information about our on campus accommodation can be found here.  Alternatively you may wish to make your own arrangements at a nearby hotel. 

Location and travel

Cranfield University is situated in Bedfordshire close to the border with Buckinghamshire. The University is located almost midway between the towns of Bedford and Milton Keynes and is conveniently situated between junctions 13 and 14 of the M1.

London Luton, Stansted and Heathrow airports are 30, 90 and 90 minutes respectively by car, offering superb connections to and from just about anywhere in the world. 

For further location and travel details

Location address

Cranfield University
College Road
MK43 0AL

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