Five Secrets to Selecting a Drone LiDAR System
Published at : 08 Dec 2020
Drone technology is best leveraged when a quality model, map, and data product is produced quickly and affordable. Light detection and ranging (LiDAR) mapping technology can collect, analyze, and create a quality product that will benefit your organization.
As many organizations consider the purchase and integration of a LiDAR system, knowing what to look for and what the benefits of LiDAR are is essential.
Join LiDAR experts Modus Robotics and the Kansas State Applied Aviation Research Center UAS experts for a presentation to learn:
Who can benefit from drone LiDAR mapping technology
The benefits of LiDAR systems compared to other technology
Tips and considerations for selecting a LiDAR system for your organization
00:00 - Introductions
07:50 - Different Methods of LiDAR Aquisition
13:00 - Resolution
16:00 - Resolution Examples
18:45 - What is Accuracy and Why Does it Matter
23:00 - Accuracy - Level of Geospatial Correction
27:45 - Accuracy - What gives Lidar Values?
30:23 - Point Density - What is Point Density
32:42 - Point Density - How much density do you need?
34:23 - Point Density - Standards
36:57 - Point Density - Multi-Return and Point Density Strategies
39:07 - Collection Height - Why Does it Matter
42:11 - Collection Height - It is all about Slant Range
44:25 - Collection Height - Scan Efficiency vs. Point Density Optimization
46:06 - Workflow - Power of Digital to Digital Efficiencies
50:23 - Workflow - What is the Basic LiDAR Acquisition Process
53:53 - Bonus Tip
56:30 - Become an Expert LidarUniversity.com
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