Category Archives: Research

Lidar Finds Mayan Citadel

We discovered a completely new component of the greater site that does not meet with any traditional expectations Continue reading

Posted in airborne LiDAR, cultural heritage, Historic Preservation, Research | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Adjusting Canopy Height for Slope

n treetop detection, a highest crown return located in the downhill part may prove to be a “false” local maximum that is distant from the true treetop.” Continue reading

Posted in airborne LiDAR, Forestry, remote sensing, Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Identifying Tree Crowns

The segmentation method may extend its applications to any data of topological nature or data that has a topological equivalent. Continue reading

Posted in 3D Modeling, airborne LiDAR, remote sensing, Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Lidar Used to Measure Melting Ice Sheets

A hundred years from now, humans may remember 2014 as the year that we first learned that we may have irreversibly destabilized the great ice sheet of West Antarctica, Continue reading

Posted in airborne LiDAR, Environmental, remote sensing, Research, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

3,500 Miles – Autonomously

Delphi sees autonomous features, like pedestrian detection or vehicle-to-vehicle communication systems, as a way to drastically cut the number of traffic deaths worldwide. Continue reading

Posted in Autonomous vehicles, Consumer, Research, UAVs | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Understanding Oso

They would like to use lidar to get a better understanding of the conditions, but the funding has not been approved Continue reading

Posted in Environmental, Forensics, Government, Research | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Snowflake Photogrammetry

the technology can resolve falling particles down to the diameter of a human hair and also measure the speed at which they fall. Continue reading

Posted in 3D Modeling, Business Development, Environmental, Research | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Searching for an Ancient Civilization

The UK-led project is trying to determine how big these communities were, and to what degree they altered the landscape. Continue reading

Posted in cultural heritage, Historic Preservation, remote sensing, Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Engineering for You Video Contest – $25,000 Prize

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

Posted in Education, Government, Research | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in airborne LiDAR, Environmental, Forestry, Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment