Category Archives: remote sensing

Fusion of Waveform and Hyperspectral

However, additional information about target properties can potentially be recovered if the waveform shape is preserved in the fusion process. Continue reading

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China and Italy Announce Research Center

The current and future activities of the China-Italy Joint Research Center (JRC) for Laser Remote Sensing were officially presented with an inauguration ceremony at the Roma-Tre University here on Friday. The JRC was set up between Italy’s National Interuniversity Consortium … Continue reading

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Automatic Registration

The feature extraction and matching process enables the automatic estimation of the coarse registration parameters required for initializing the fine registration process. Continue reading

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First-of-its-Kind Forest Mapping

These first-of its-kind high resolution maps can help researchers estimate forest cover, monitor biodiversity and wildlife habitats, and manage and monitor timber. Continue reading

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NASA Calipso Tracks Dust

The Calipso satellite uses its lidar sensor to quantify the amount of dust that is transported from the Sahara to the Amazon. Continue reading

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Riegl Lidar 2015

Lidar News will keep you informed of not only these events, but also the ASPRS IGTF annual meeting in Tampa, FL and AUVSI in Atlanta, GA. Continue reading

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Coloring the Points

After classification, useful information on these different vegetation strata can be extracted, making it easier to interpret vegetation information hidden in the point clouds. Continue reading

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NASA Measures Sea Ice

Flying the same path every year provides detailed information about how the surface height of the ice has changed. Continue reading

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Boulder Colorado Storms

In total, about 21,000 cubic meters of sediment came down in the landslides within this 100 square kilometer area. Continue reading

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Photon Counting

Further, SPL can quickly collect massive amounts of data—up to 3.6 million pixels per second for our 100-beam system operating at 36 kilohertz. Continue reading

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