Category Archives: Research

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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Point Cloud Texture – Part 2

This is the second in a series explaining the use of Google Streetview to add texture to a point cloud. In this video, the author improves the result of texturing a 3D mesh with a screenshot of Google Streetview, by … 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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Lidar Helps Blind Driver ‘See’

a blind driver was to independently drive the vehicle down the main straightaway, onto the road course. Continue reading

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Autonomous UAV

Taking 3D scans of its surroundings, the drone can process that data fast enough to navigate in real time, without hitting objects. Continue reading

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The Advantages of a UAV

His method has showed that the UAV cameras can be used for increasing point densities of the laser scanning measurements. 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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DARPA Demos New Single-Chip Lidar

In the latest test, the system was able to scan back and forth across that entire arc more than 100,000 times per second. Continue reading

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Motion Contrast 3D Scanning

In order for a 3-D camera to be useful, it has to be something you can use in everyday, normal environments, Continue reading

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