Monthly Archives: January 2015

Engineering for You Video Contest – $25,000 Prize

One of these is to restore and improve urban infrastructure. Continue reading

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sUAS Rules to be Published January 30, 2015

Rulemaking Publication Date will be Friday, January 30, 2015, and will have a two-month comment period Continue reading

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Multiple Benefits of Lidar

the forest structure affects how well that habitat would serve different animals, and laser scanning provides us with a method for studying this structure Continue reading

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Lidar Proximity Sensor

The LIDAR Lite is ideal when used in drone, robot, or unmanned vehicle situations where you need a reliable and powerful proximity sensor but don’t possess a lot of space. Continue reading

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Lower Cost Flash Lidar

Price is in the $50k range. This is the future. Continue reading

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Mapping Forests’ Carbon

laser technology that is flown over the tropics to measure how much carbon is trapped in the forests, and where deforestation, illegal logging and mining activities are releasing it. Continue reading

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Integrated BIM, 3D and Geospatial – Finally

Geoff and I are on the same wavelength about the importance and potential of these new standards that are now out for comment. Continue reading

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Reality Computing for Infrastructure

The concept of “reality computing” is an important one, but it’s not easily defined. Continue reading

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Lidar Not Needed on Driverless Cars

Once the lidar reference map is derived, only a single forward looking monocular camera is needed to use the localization framework. Continue reading

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OSU VR Cave and More in LN eNewsletter

This story and much more is available in the latest LiDAR New eNewsletter. Continue reading

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