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Nov 21, 2022
OpenTopography invites you to join us for a series of weekly hour-long webinars beginning in March 2023. During the webinars, we will teach the basics of lidar, demonstrate how to use OpenTopography's growing set of on-demand processing tools, and...
Oct 24, 2022
OpenTopography and the WIFIRE Lab at UC San Diego have started work on a new collaborative effort to streamline access to approximately 60 federally funded California high resolution lidar...
Oct 19, 2022
A new lidar dataset covering approximately 1,724 km2 of northeastern Canterbury, New Zealand is now available on OpenTopography. The dataset was collected in response to the M7.8 November 13th 2016 Kaikōura earthquake to document ground rupture,...

Latest Blog Posts

Nov 15, 2022
We recently released a completely new version of OpenTopography's raster (i.e., digital elevation models (DEM)) visualization service. Raster visualization was one of the oldest processing services in OpenTopography, and it's very valuable for quickly and easily getting an overview of the requested topographic data. We're...
Sep 28, 2022
OpenTopography periodically highlights new research that demonstrates the use and reuse of data hosted on or accessed from OpenTopography. All of the results we highlight in this blog post are from Open Access publications. The impact of river flow on tide dynamics Many large cities are built in coastal regions,...