Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research 2014-2019

In The Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research (Academy of Finland CoE 2014-2019), more than 30 Dr.Sc./PhD's from Finnish Geodetic Institute, University of Oulu, University of Helsinki and Aalto University aim to create new knowledge, science, openings and breakthroughs in the emerging field of Laser Scanning (LS).

Our research covers the full complementary technology chain of Laser Scanning: hardware electronics, system integration, positioning technologies, information extraction and data processing, applications and visualization, even in the 3D game engine of smartphones.

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Keywords
Airborne laser scanning
mobile laser scanning
terrestrial laser scanning
multi-sensoral positioning
3D game engine
3D modeling
point cloud
forest
built environment
personal remote sensing
wearable computing
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Funding organisation or partners
FGI
Academy of Finland
Project partners
University of Helsinki, University of Oulu, Aalto University