Collaboration

Collaborations

  • David Kelbe, Ph.D. Candidate Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology. 
    • Extraction of tree stems from single terrestrial lidar scans.
    • Automatic and marker-free registration of terrestrial lidar scans.
  • Wei Yao, Ph.D. Candidate Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology. 
    • Influence of sub-pixel vegetation structure on hyper-spectral vegetation indicies. 
  • Madhurima Bandyopadhyay, Ph.D. Candidate Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology. 
    • Urban forest characterization from airborne lidar and imagery.
  • Colin Axel, Ph.D. Candidate Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology. 
    • Building damage assessment from airborne lidar and imagery.
    • Road trafficability assessment from airborne lidar and imagery.
  • David Snyder, M.S. Thesis Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology. 
    • Text detection in natural imagery.

Advising

  • 2013-2014 Committee member and student advisor for Ashley Miller. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Canopy Segmentation using Airborne LiDAR"
  • 2013-2014 Committee member and student advisor for Jonathan Rowe. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Ground Classification and Below Ground Response Assessment of Forested Regions using Full-Waveform LiDAR"
  • 2013-2014 Committee member and student advisor for Dan Goldberg. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Seamless Texture Mapping of 3D Point Clouds"
  • 2012-2013 Student advisor for Colin Axel. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Fusion of Terrestrial LiDAR Point Clouds with Color Imagery"
  • 2011-2012 Student advisor for Kevin Bloechl. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Automatic Registration of Ground-Based LiDAR Point Clouds of Forested Areas"
  • 2011-2012 Student advisor for Linnea Tullson. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Extraction and Quantification of Trees from Ground-based Lidar Point Clouds"
  • 2011-2012 Student advisor for Thomas Yang. Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology: Senior Project "Extraction and Modeling of Planar Surfaces from Ground-Based LiDAR Point Clouds"

Field Campaigns

  • 2013-2014 Rochester Area Lakes, NY. Collected water samples, temperatures, spectral reflectance measurements, and depth information to support the extraction of water constituents using LANDSAT 8.
  • August 2014 Hamlin Beach State Park, NY. Collected hyper-spectral bidirectional reflectance distribution function (BRDF) of sand. Collect sand samples, density measurements.
  • August 2013 High Park Burn Scar, CO. Measured tree location, DBH, and height to help facilitate the building of a DIRSIG scene.
  • June 2013 Neon Domain 17, CA (San Joaquin Experimental Range and Soaproot Saddle). Setup plots, collected Leaf Area Index (LAI) measurements, terrestrial lidar scans, and photographs of sites.
  • August 2012 NEON Domain 1, MA (Harvard Forest). Setup plots, measure tree position, diameter at breast heigh (DBH), height, crown extent. Collect Leaf Area Index (LAI) measurements, terrestrial lidar scans, and photographs of sites.
  • 2010-2012 Hemlock Lake, NY. Setup plots, measure tree position, diameter at breast heigh (DBH), height, crown extent. Collect Leaf Area Index (LAI) measurements, terrestrial lidar scans, and photographs of sites.