Method of Least Squares

  • Michael GrabeEmail author


The method of least squares controls the flow of errors via the elements of the design matrix. Hence, assuming linear systems with differing design matrices aiming at the same set of unknowns, the adjustment’s uncertainties would differ even if the uncertainties of the input data were the same.


Input Data Systematic Error Error Model Weight Matrix Design Matrix 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BraunschweigGermany

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