NSF NEON Workshop: Topographic, Geomorphic, and Vegetation Analysis with LiDAR




NSF NEON Workshop: Topographic, Geomorphic, and Vegetation Analysis with LiDAR

NSF NEONThis workshop is part of a series of NSF/NEON supported training on the use of datasets from the NEON Airborne Observing Platform to enable new discoveries in the biophysical research community.

This 3-day course taught by OpenTopography and NEON lidar experts will consist of lectures and labs on topographic, geomorphic, and vegetation analysis with lidar point clouds and derived products. The course will utilize NEON data and attendees will have the opportunity to bring their own datasets for analysis.

This workshop is part of a series of NSF/NEON supported training on the use of datasets from the NEON Airborne Observing Platform to enable new discoveries in the biophysical research community. See here for a workshop focused on NEON-hyperspectral data.

Although registration has closed for this event, the event hosts plan to make their materials available online.

Dates: September 28-30, 2016

Hours: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm September 28, 29, 30

Location: Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

Instructors: Ramon Arrowsmith, Chris Crosby, Nancy Glenn

Audience: Researchers and students interested in using NEON data, including data from the airborne operation platform (AOP) to derive lidar products for NEON science. No background in lidar required.

Cost: The course is free. Hotel and several meals will be covered for attendees.

Read more at: https://bcal.boisestate.edu/teaching/courses/NSFNEONLidarWorkshop2016




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