Airborne LIDAR Topographic Surveying
Credit: 4 PDH
Course Fee: $60.00
This course provides a general overview of the basic operating principles and theory of Airborne Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) systems. There are two basic types of LIDAR systems, those used for topography and those used for bathymetry. This course will deal mainly with topographic systems and uses.
- Operating Principles
- Uses of LIDAR within the Corps
- Capabilities and Limitations
- Comparisons with Existing Technologies
- LIDAR System Components
- Planning a LIDAR Data Collection
- LIDAR Data Collection
- LIDAR Data Processing
- Data Classification
- Quality Control
US Army Corps of Engineers
Review the quiz before studying the course.
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