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Imaging Systems and Applications
Monterey, California United States
June 24-28, 2012
ISBN: 1-55752-947-7
Military Applications (ITu1C)

Generating 3D Reflectance Images of the Shallow Water Seafloor from Airborne Lidar Data

Grady Tuell, Joong Y. Park, Viktor Feygels, and Vinod Ramnath  »View Author Affiliations


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Bathymetric lidar waveforms may be inverted to estimate seafloor reflectance, and rasterized to generate 3D reflectance images. These images compare favorably to diver measurements, and may be used for seafloor classification and target detection.

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OCIS Codes
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition
(110.0113) Imaging systems : Imaging through turbid media
(280.1355) Remote sensing and sensors : Bathymetry

G. Tuell, J. Y. Park, V. Feygels, and V. Ramnath, "Generating 3D Reflectance Images of the Shallow Water Seafloor from Airborne Lidar Data," in Imaging and Applied Optics Technical Papers, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper ITu1C.3.

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