Monthly Archives: May 2011

CyArk Showcases Pompeii

Their High-Definition Heritage Network has a goal of laser scanning the top 500 heritage sites worldwide. Continue reading

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CGC Completes The World’s Largest Lasergrammetry Projects

With over 11,000 laser scans and 25,000 images, and that’s just for the onshore project, it is hard to imagine something larger. Continue reading

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Fusing Aerial Imagery with LiDAR to Detect Change

details a methodology for combining aerial photography with LiDAR data to automatically identify changes in the built environment Continue reading

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Wheelchair Users Laser Scanning to See

Researchers at Sweden’s Lulea University of Technology have developed an electric wheelchair that can “see” for its user through the use of a 3D laser scanner. Continue reading

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RQ-170 Stealth Drone

there is little question that LiDAR played a role, and probably a key one in the planning for the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound. Continue reading

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Remote Sensing Intelligence Assistantships Available

This sounds like a great educational opportunity to attend the US Navy Post Graduate School and earn a Masters degree in Remote Sensing Intelligence. Continue reading

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Forensic Crime Scene Training Video

Tony Grissim has created a valuable video on forensic crime scene laser scanning. Continue reading

Posted in Business Development, Education, Forensics | 2 Comments

ASPRS Adds LiDAR Division

The ASPRS board recently announced the approval of a new LiDAR Division. Continue reading

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Anniversary of the Laser

Invented by Theodore Maiman the ruby laser has been an incredible invention. Continue reading

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Laser Scanning and Petrochemical Plants

most of the Laser Scanning post-processing software concentrate on the geometrical aspect like shape estimation and primitive extraction,the installation operator is very interested in an “intelligent 3D Model” Continue reading

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