Lidar, also known as laser scanning, is an active remote sensing tool that can produce high-resolution point clouds. Lidar is being applied to problems such as terrain modeling, biomass estimation, change detection, feature extraction, and measuring tree canopy. Topics covered are fundamentals of lidar, current developments in lidar technology, and different applications where lidar is being used. Students will get hands-on learning about lidar data management, processing, and analysis.

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    Winter 2013Instructor: Jonathan ResopView: Syllabus
    Winter 2015Instructor: Jonathan ResopView: Syllabus
    Winter 2017Instructor: Jonathan ResopView: Syllabus
    Winter 2018Instructor: Jonathan ResopView: Syllabus