OCEAN 453 Geospatial Pattern Analysis and Geostatistics

This course is focused on the Application of Geospatial pattern analysis and the application of geostatistics in Earth Science Research. The course is ideally suited for those students who seek to develop more in-depth skills and an advanced understanding of the concepts behind modern tools for detecting, describing, and estimating spatial patterns and trends. The course specifically addresses ways of investigating the spatial continuity that is an essential feature of natural phenomena.. Prerequisite: either Q SCI 381 or Q SCI 482; OCEAN 452. Offered: jointly with FISH 453; W.