Author Archives: lidar

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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Industry Pros Explain Mobile Lidar

how Langan is using mobile LIDAR as an alternative to conventional scanning solutions to acquire data and how they’re altering perceptions, Continue reading

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Your Trusted Living Point Cloud

Lidar News will be reporting on the details of this event so stay tuned. Continue reading

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Using Lidar to Understand Vantage Point

Now you get a look from the perspective of a raptor sitting on a power line and if that makes it scarier for the prey down on the ground using shrubs for cover. Continue reading

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