OUR RESEARCH COVERS FULL COMPLEMENTARY TECHNOLOGY CHAIN OF LASER SCANNING

We create new knowledge, science, openings and breakthroughs in the emerging field of laser scanning at the Finnish Geospatial Research Institute FGI.

The Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research CoE-LaSR existed between 2014-2019 and was funded from Academy of Finland Centres of Excellence programme. The laser scanning research and development work is ongoing in our new projects.  

We are continuously looking for new academic partnerships and business collaboration 

Interested in a career in developing laser scanning technology?

 

On this video Dr Mariana Campos sets up a permanent laser scanning station in the premises of the Finnish geospatial research institute FGI, to monitor small phenological changes in the forest.

Method to retrieve stem volume

Method to retrieve stem volume

In the boreal forest zone and in many forest areas, there exist gaps between the forest crowns. For example, in Finland, more than 30% of the first pulse data of laser scanning reflect directly from the ground without any interaction with the canopy. By increasing the...

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