Monthly Archives: June 2013

Dual LiDAR System for Environmental Studies

In Africa the technical means to monitor atmospheric pollutants and climatic changes are lacking at present. Continue reading

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New Scanning Laser Identifies Materials

The so-called spectral fingerprint is determined by which wavelengths of light are absorbed or reflected, since various substances interact with infrared light differently.” Continue reading

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A Smarter Scanner – Integration at the Chip Level

Unlike the integration opportunities that Hexagon is taking advantage of mainly through software, Optech now as access to both CCD and CMOS imaging chip technology. Continue reading

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USIBD Cornerstone Report Launched

The goal of these reports will be to provide unbiased industry user reviews of everything from hardware and software to general ‘State of the Industry’ breakdowns. Continue reading

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Optech’s ILSC 2013 Set to Kickoff

The keynote tomorrow will be presented by Brian Doody, CEO of Teledyne Dalsa, the company that has made a major investment in Optech. Continue reading

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3D Digital Models of Egyptian Mummies

The digital models are being used to allow visitors to investigate the mummies in 3D using a digital table display. Continue reading

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World Premier – Riegl LMS-Q1560

It is a new dual channel LiDAR sensor – the LMS-Q1560 that includes an integrated high grade IMU. Continue reading

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Scanning the Mulu Caves

The results indicate a circle of 325m diameter can be fit into the floor plan of Sarawak Chamber. Continue reading

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RICS Geomatics Client Guides

Perhaps there is a lesson here if not a solution to the issue of a professional organization for geomatics professionals here in the U.S. and worldwide for that matter. Continue reading

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New Volumetric Laser Scanner Solution

The system combines high accuracy laser sensors with remote monitoring and data processing services for measurement of all visible surfaces of any texture, granularity, slope and/or colour. Continue reading

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