CCTG219 - Aerial Data Acquisition
Using lectures, demonstrations and class exercises you will learn about aerial data acquisition techniques starting with conventional analog aerial photography methods, followed by different examples of up-to-date digital aerial sensors. 3D mapping from high resolution satellite scenes will be discussed as well as the latest hot topic in the realm of photogrammetry: unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) data capture.
Learn about LiDAR and see how it complements modern photogrammetry methods. Understand how LiDAR works, how accurate it could be, what the strengths of this technology are and find out what every user of LiDAR data should be aware of.