Introduction to Geostatistics, Parma, June 3-7, 2024


This short course aims at introducing the basic and theoretical concepts of Geostatistics, its main applications in estimation processes, uncertainty modelling and stochastic simulations.

The course combines theory and practice, with the hands-on analysis of a case study. The attendees will be introduced to the open-source geostatistical package SGeMS (Stanford geostatistical modelling software) that will be used during the practical exercises.

The course is organized in remote video-lessons that the attendant can follow by alone in an accessibility period of three days. Every two/three lessons, practice sessions and tutoring held in presence at the Campus of the Parma University by the teacher will be carried out.


The course is scheduled to run from 3 to 7 June 2024 and the in-presence sessions will be held on 4, 6, 7 June 2024.


The number of participants is limited to 30. Admission is granted in priority to doctoral students of the University of Parma and to those who will attend lectures in person.

There is no registration fee for the course, but participants must cover their own travel and subsistence costs.

Participants have to register before April 21st, 2024 at the following link: https://forms.gle/F4DPsQZ5C9jee1TVA


Registrants will receive news on admission to the course by April 28th, 2024. The PhD program in Civil Engineering and Architecture of the University of Parma recognize 5 ECTS to attendees who pass the final test.

Lecturer: Prof. J. Jaime Gómez-Hernández (Universitat Politècnica de València)
Organization: University of Parma, prof. Maria Giovanna Tanda, mariagiovanna.tanda@unipr.it
+39 0521 905946


For more information, check the web pages:


https://www.hylab.unipr.it/2024/02/14/introduction-to-geostatistics/


https://dia.unipr.it/sites/dia/files/allegatiparagrafo/03-10-2023/geostatistics_syllabus.pdf