Spring2018


FANR5640/7640: Lab 8 – Global Mapper Pixels to Points

In this lab, you will generate a point cloud and an orthophoto from photos captured during one of my UAV flights last November. You will use the LiDAR toolset in Global Mapper to generate a bare ground “terrain” model and a “surface” model (includes trees, stumps, buildings, etc). ——————————————————————————— Create […]


FANR5640/7640: Lab 4 – Intro to ArcGIS Image Classification

Download Lab Data 1 Download Lab Data 2   The data you are looking at are from a flight on December 14, 2016 in south Georgia.  ‘P4_SouthGA_14Dec16_ORTHO02.img’ is the Agisoft 3-band, 0.02 meter resplution, natural-color orthophoto output.  ‘P4_SouthGA,14Dec16_DEM08’ is the Agisoft 0.08 meter resolution terrain model generated from the same […]


FANR5640/7640: Lecture 1 – Hobbyist and/or Recreational use of Unmanned Aircraft

(3)     Little bit of background Congress recognized the FAA’s authority to regulate airspace use, management, and efficiency, air traffic control safety, navigational facilities, and aircraft noise at its source (49 U.S.C. §§ 40103, 44502, and 44701-44735. 1978) The FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012(1a, 1b), the FMRA, […]