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End of Term Assignments

Predicting Hurricane Movements using ML – End of Term Assignment

The dataset that is worked with consists of roughly individual 40.000 data points of hurricanes. The aim of my workflow is to predict the future speed and bearing of the individual hurricanes using a Neural Network and a Random Forest Regressor. The data will be cleaned, features created and the prediction will be assessed for it’s accuracy as well as the two methods compared.

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End of Term Assignments

Routing on a Spatial Database – End of Term Assignment

Using pgRouting, a navigation functionality is implemented based on a spatial database of a fun fair, where the user can input his or her position and be routed to a nearest Point of Interest. A Python DB connector dynamically creates the SQL queries and visualizes the results.

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End of Term Assignments

Software Development – End of Term Assignment

Within the end of term assignment for the Practice of Software Development course, a KML file is created visualizing both the result of an OGC Web Map Service request as well as the parsed information from a CSV file containing tweets and their locations.
Additionally, the tweets are analysed regarding possible profanity and
visualized accordingly.

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other CDE courses

Selected Topics in Geoinformatics – Brief Statements

This blogpost gives short overviews over the topics discussed in the Selected Topics in Geoinformatics Lecture. Instead of summaries of the 10 lectures, brief personal statements and opinions on the topics are given by outlining my personal take-home message from the lectures.

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Spatial Databases

Data Model of (Spatial) Database

Imagining a relational database for a public bus operator, conceptual and logical databases model are created. The goal is to visualize the entities and their relationships within this scenario.

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Spatial Analysis

Solar Radiation Energy Analysis

Introduction This assignment deals with an analysis of solar radiation intensity. Since solar power is more in demand than ever due to the increasing demand

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Spatial Analysis

Visibility and Viewshed Analysis

In this project, an imaginary high-rise hotel building proposal is analysed regarding it’s visual impact on the city of Salzburg. Viewshed analysis and Line-of-Sight Analysis are performed.

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