Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Processing/Lidarqcprocedure


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Apr 29, 2009 3:44:46 PM (10 years ago)
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     1= Lidar QC Procedure =
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     3This page describes the procedure for the QC of the LIDAR data.
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     5== QC Procedure ==
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     7As it stands this is the Lidar data QC procedure. This could be improved and added to as time allows.
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     9=== Remove noisy points ===
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     11The first stage of the QC is to check the data and remove erroneous points. This can be done in Microstation/TerraSolid by creating a macro. It should be straightforward to script this into a GIS such as GRASS too.
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     13In Terrascan goto Tools -> Macro
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     15Press Add to add routines to the Macro.
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     17 * Any class to default class (Routine: by class)
     18 * Remove groups of low points (Routine: low points)
     19 * Remove single low points (Routine: low points)
     20 * Remove isolated points (Routine: isolated points)
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     22To run on large projects use "selected files" instead of reading all LAS files into memory.
     23Check the result to see what points have been selected.
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     25To delete the points: Point -> Delete -> by class
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     27Can select/deselect points using the Add Point tool individually selecting points to get points which were missed by the classification algorithms.
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     29To remove haze layers, use elevation to threshold (Routine: by absolute elevation). Select an elevation range whose minimum is well above any ground targets and maximum above the haze layer.