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For more information, contact:
Ian Madin, Chief Scientist,
Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon St. #28 Suite 965
Portland, OR 97232
(971) 673-1542
Ian.MADIN@oregon.gov

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GSA 2009 Short Course 515
Introduction to the Acquisition, Visualization, and Interpretation of Airborne Lidar-derived Digital Elevation Models

Course Outline

  • Lecture Session 1: What is lidar and how is it collected?
  • Tutorial 1: Simple viewing of point cloud data using Fusion
  • Lecture Session 2: Acquiring a useful lidar-derived DEM
  • Tutorial 2: Visualizing lidar-DEMs using ESRI ArcMap and 3D Analyst
  • Field Exercise: Comparing lidar with reality
  • Tutorial 3: Fault zone geomorphology
  • Tutorial 4: Quantitative Geomorphic analysis and hydrology

Course Materials

The following links point to zipped file bundles that you must download and uncompress before viewing/using.

 

Ian Madin
Chief Scientist
Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon St. #28 Suite 965
Portland, OR 97232
(971) 673-1542
Ian.MADIN@oregon.gov




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Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 965, Portland, OR 97232-2162
(971) 673-1555, FAX (971) 673-1562
email us at DOGAMI