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ISPRS Geospatial Week 2015
Information extraction from remotely sensed data, geospatial information management and visualisation, and the development of geospatially based innovative applications and se...
A New ICA Journal
The profile of ICA, which was promoted in 2014 by elevation to full ICSU membership, will be further enhanced in 2015 by the establishment of its own scientific journal. The d...
50th Anniversary Celebrations of the First SLR Measurement
31 October 2014 marked the 50th anniversary of the first successful satellite laser ranging (SLR) measurement, and that was celebrated at the 19th International Workshop on La...
Carey Noll (NASA GSFC), Michael Pearlman (SAO), Jan McGarry (NASA GSFC) and Stephen Merkowitz (NASA GSFC)
Alberta Data Partnerships: A Public-Private Partnership Approach to SDI
A new brand and long-term agreement with the Provincial Government of Alberta, Canada, will provide more opportunities for Spatial Data Warehouse Ltd. (SDW), AltaLIS, Alberta'...
Erik Holmlund, executive director, Alberta Data Partnerships
New Leadership and FIG Working Week 2015
Prof Dr Chryssy Potsiou, president of FIG. The new leadership of FIG started its four-year term (2015-2018) on 1 January 2015. FIG marked and celebrated this t...
Building a UAV from Scratch
The DŠGS FlyEye is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) built from scratch as a data-capturing tool and learning exercise by members of the Slovenian Students of Geodesy Associati...
Jernej Nejc Dougan, Aleksander Šašo, Urh Tržan and Blaž Vidmar, University of Ljubljana
Lidar Quality Assurance
Basic tools for processing Lidar point clouds, which can be extended depending on needs, provide a flexible platform for service providers and users alike. Here, the authors d...
José Carlos Garcia and Rafael Torró, and David Hine
Operation IceBridge completed its 2014 Antarctic field campaign, the sixth in a row, at the end of November. The campaign was aimed at recapturing a part of the Antarctic ice...
Mathias Lemmens, senior editor, GIM International
Bringing Colour to Point Clouds
Until now, most commercially available airborne Lidar systems have operated on one single wavelength, reflecting energy from a pulse which is then used for classification or v...
Sam Fleming, Prof Iain Woodhouse and Dr Antoine Cottin
Mapping Flood Vulnerability
Floods have a high impact in densely populated areas, especially when strategic infrastructure is affected. There are various human and territorial factors that influence an a...
Chiara Tagnani, Marche Polytechnic University, Francesca Sini, Marche Region, and Marco Pellegrini, LIF srl
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