rLiDAR: LiDAR Data Processing and Visualization Software uri icon

Overview

programming language

  • R

abstract

  • Set of tools for reading, processing and visualizing small set of LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) data for forest inventory applications.  The CHM was generated using Lastools software. The LiDAR data collection was funded by a grant (11-2-1-11) from the Joint Fire Science Program: Data set for fuels, fire behavior, smoke, and fire effects model development and evaluation-the RxCADRE project. R. Ottmar, PI; multiple Co-Is.

publication date

  • April 20, 2015

Research

keywords

  • LiDAR, Canopy Height Model (CHM), Raster, Lastools, smoothing, R, data analysis, data processing, data visualization

Contact

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version

  • 0.1