UAV/lidar Data Analytics

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  • Dyer Tristan: Barrier island monitoring of volume change
  • Foley Molly: Mapping forest fragmentation in urbanizing landscape using sUAS
  • Reckling William: Utilities
  • Bayasgalan Gantulga: Beaver dam impact assessment
  • Belica Laura: Monitoring grass conditions under different levels of management (change to solar irradiation from UAS DSM?)
  • Harmon Brendan: Gully monitoring and volume change assesment
  • Petras Vaclav: Optimizing point cloud density for modeling microtopography controls over surface flow.
  • Petrasova Anna: Extracting bare earth from sUAS using lower resolution bare earth lidar
  • Smart Lindsey Suzanne: Mapping coastal plain microtopography and its impact on surface water distribution
  • Velasquez Montoya Liliana: Mapping soil erosion using sUAS DEMs