Rudolf Metzler

M.Sc. Geomatics Engineering


Master of Science

HafenCity Universität
  2015 - 2019

Geomatics Engineering, Specialization: Geodetic Metrology

Erasmus+ Internship
🇮🇹 Sapienza Università di Roma
  2018 - 2019

Under the supervision of Prof. Giorgio Grisetti and M.Sc. Dominik Schlegel, the fundamentals of state estimation for non-linear systems, non-linear optimization, factor graphs and C/C++ programming were learned. Particularly, most of the relevant aspects of multi-sensor SLAM in the factor graph formalism were captured and the necessary skills to implement these complex systems from scratch were acquired.

Academic Exchange (SEMP)
🇨🇭 ETH Zürich
  2016 - 2017

Participant in the Swiss-European Mobility Programme at the institute of geodesy and photogrammetry (IGP). Successful completion of following courses: Autonomous Mobile Robots, Navigation, Image Interpretation (basics of machine learning), GNSS Lab, Photogrammetry and 3D-Vision Lab, Signal Processing, Interdisciplinary Project Work, Project Parameter Estimation

Bachelor of Science

HafenCity Universität
  2011 - 2015

Geomatics Engineering

Work Experience

Student employee

CopterCloud GmbH
July 2019 - September 2019

Mapping with QGIS · Creating WebGIS applications · Assistant in UAV-Mapping

Student employee

Dr. Hesse und Partner Ingenieure
October 2017 - May 2018

Responsible for Planning, setting up and perform measurement campaigns using a DJI Inspire 1 for photogrammetric processing with Pix4D. In addition, an automation process was developed to handle largeamount of data. Furthermore the UAV-System was maintained

Student employee

map topomatik
October 2012 - May 2014

Digitization of groundplans with AutoCAD

Hamburg, Germany


Operating Systems

  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Robot Operating System (ROS)

Coding Experiences

  • C/C++
  • Python
  • MATLAB / Octave
  • Java / Android
  • Bash
  • HTML, Sass within Jekyll


  • Pix4D
  • Agisoft PhotoScan
  • QGIS
  • AutoCAD


🇩🇪 German

🇷🇺 Russian

🇬🇧 English
Level C1