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Final Projects ? Oregon State
University Digital Terrain Modeling Class Winter 2012
It is that time of the quarter again where I am buried in projects to grade. We just wrapped up
another round of the Digital Terrain Modeling Course at OSU. We had 17 graduate students in the
class from backgrounds including Civil Engineering (many focused on Geomatics), Geography, Water
Resources, Forestry Engineering, and Biological and Ecological Engineering. In the...
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Preservation to Universities: Justin Barton ? This spring, CyArk will be
working closely with our partners, the University of Colorado, Denver?s Center of Preservation
Research (CoPR) in the USA and the Geomatics department of University KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) in
South Africa. CoPR and UKZN will be receiving their second year of training as Technology ...
Mobile LiDAR Point
Classification: Stephen Clancy ? LiDAR point classification, quite simply,
is the process of organizing points of similar type or characteristic into groups. In the LAS
specifications, developed by the American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (ASPRS),
base classifications are provided with values and general meanings. As ...
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