Martin Rutzinger

Dr Martin Rutzinger is head of the Remote Sensing and Geomatics Research Group at the Institute for Interdisciplinary Mountain Research of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Innsbruck. He is specialised in 3D point cloud processing and information extraction for environmental monitoring linked to research in geomorphology, vegetation mapping and natural hazard management.


Object-based Classification of Point Clouds

Can object-based classification of point clouds offer an alternative to classification of individual points when detecting and analysing natural landscape objects? Today, the analysis of 3D point clouds acquired with topographic Lidar or photogrammetric systems has become an operational task for ma... (read more)