Category Archives: bathymetric

NASA’s EAARL Upgraded

The original National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Lidar (EAARL) was extensively modified to increase the spatial sampling density and to improve performance in water ranging from 3 to 44 meters (m). The new (EAARL-B) sensor … Continue reading

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Day 1 ILMF 2016

ILMF 2016 has about 850 attendees and the really good news is that everyone that I spoke with said that they had a lot of business. Obviously the oil and gas sector is not doing well, but I think the … Continue reading

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Using Bathy Lidar to Determine River Velocity

The hotter the water temperature in a river the less oxygen that is carried. This can cause problems for certain fish species such as rainbow trout. The slower the river is flowing the more it heats up. Idaho Power hired … Continue reading

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IGTF 2016 Calls for Presentations and Workshops

The ASPRS (American Society for Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry) has announced that they are seeking abstracts for oral presentations, posters and workshops for their IGTF 2016 conference in Fort Worth, Texas that is being held on April 11 – 15. … Continue reading

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Topo/Bathymetric LiDAR with IR

This is an informative video from Riegl on a sophisticated combination of sensors – topo/bathymetric lidar with infrared. It’s a powerful combination that can handle a number of data collection requirements at the same time. Definitely worth a look.

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Lidar Market Poised for High Growth

According to this the report the global lidar market is poised for substantial growth – 15% CAGR. If you think you missed the boat you may want to read this. U.S.-based market research firm Transparency Market Research (TMR) announces the … Continue reading

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ASPRS IGTF 2015

I know Michael Hauck and his team have been hard at work building on the success of last year’s UAS conference in Reno, NV. Continue reading

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Lightweight UAS Bathy Lidars

And, unlike currently available systems, AEO-ISR technology is designed to gather and transmit data in real time Continue reading

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