Applications of High Resolution Topographic data to the Earth Sciences

nubes de puntos y aplicaciones en ciencia: Official website (en espanol)




April 8-10, 2015 CICESE, Ensenada, Baja California Mexico

Supported by: CICESE, CONACyT, LAStools, CloudCompare, and OpenTopography.

Organizers and Instructors:
  • Alejandro Hinojosa, CICESE, Ensenada, Baja California Mexico
  • Martin Isenburg, LAStools, Gilching, Germany
  • Daniel Girardeau-Montaut, CloudCompare, Grenoble, France
  • Emily Kleber, OpenTopography/ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
  • Barrett Salisbury, OpenTopography/ASU, Tempe, Arizona, USA
  • Kendra Johnson, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, USA
  • Jeff Milliken, United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Jose Valentin Tenorio Zamarripa, INEGI, Mexico
  • Raul Ochoa, Ensenada, BC, Mexico

Official website: Programa en espanol

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

YouTube video of April 8th Presentations: LAStools

8:30am Welcome
8:45am LAStools Martin Isenburg
1:00pm LAStools Continued: Quality check Lidar, preprocessing, manual file editing, generating products, and "full waveform Lidar". Martin Isenburg

Thursday, April 9, 2015

YouTube video of April 9th Presentations: CloudCompare

8:30am CloudCompare: General concepts, processing, and registering point clouds. Daniel Girardeau-Montaut
1:00pm CloudCompare: Calculating distance (cloud-cloud, cloud-network and plug-M3C2), classification with CANUPO plugin, working with SfM data (Structure from Motion), generation of orthophotos and point clouds by photogrammetry, and mass wasting features. Daniel Girardeau-Montaut

Friday, April 10, 2015

YouTube video of April 10th presentations

8:30am OpenTopography Portal and online resources for lidar data Emily Kleber

Barrett Salisbury
9:30am Structure from Motion (SfM): Applications, best practices, and using Agisoft Photoscan Kendra Johnson

Barrett Salisbury
12:00pm Applications of lidar data by the US Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) Jeff Milliken
2:00pm Applications of Lidar to Earthquakes and landslides in Mexico Alejandro Hinojosa
3:00pm Proceso y ajuste de nube de puntos LiDAR en el INEGI (Lidar data collection and processing at INEGI) Jose Valentin Tenorio Zamarripa
4:00pm Application of Drones to collecting high resolution data Raul Ochoa