2012 Fall Technical Meeting At Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio


Date:  Friday October 12, 2012
Time:  9:15 am to 4:30 pm
Location:  Room 410 Hitchcock Hall, Ohio State University
Parking:  Tuttle Park Place Parking Garage ($6.00/day)


If you cannot attend the meeting in person, we have setup an Adobe Connect web site for the meeting.

The following URL will be active from 10am to noon and again from 1:30pm to 3:45pm on Friday October 12, 2012.

The Adobe Connect Session is hosted by Ohio State University.
The URL:  https://osu-pilot-conc.adobeconnect.com/eglr

  • Select the guest radio button to join along with entering your name.
  • The Adobe Connect session is a one-way communication to the meeting.
  • You will have video and audio of the presentations but you will not be able to interact with the presenters.

Only prerequisite:  You must have Adobe Flash Player installed prior to selecting the above link.


* * * —  Please REGISTER here for the meeting. The meeting is FREE to all attendees.  — * * *



9:15am to 10:00am  EGLR Board Meeting

10:00am to 12:00pm noon  Morning Session Begins – Guest Speakers

  • 10:00am – 10:15am  Karen Carter – “Membership Initiative”
  • 10:15am – 10:45am  Bill Sharp/Brenda Burroughs (Optech) – “Optech’s New Cameras”
  • 10:45am – 11:00am  Break
  • 11:00am – 11:30am  Ding Li (OSU) “ESA ExoMars PanCam Geometric Modeling”
  • 11:30am – 12:00pm  Brian Stevens (Woolpert) – “State of Ohio LiDAR and Imagery Program”

12:00pm noon to 1:30pm  Lunch (restaurants to walk to will be announced at morning break)

1:30pm to 4:30pm  Afternoon Session Begins – Guest Speakers

  • 1:30pm – 2:00pm  Dean Merchant (OSU) / Darnell Banks (Midwest Aerial) – “Review of New Camera Calibration Test Range for Aerial Camera Systems per forthcoming ASPRS guidelines compared to USGS specifications”
  • 2:00pm – 2:30pm  Daniel Ngoroi (Woolpert) – “LiDAR from Point Cloud to Surface”
  • 2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
  • 2:45pm – 3:15pm  Yeosang Yoon (OSU) – “Improving temporal coverage of SWOT using spatiotemporal kriging”
  • 3:15pm to 4:00pm  Travel to Midwest Aerial Photography (Darby Dan Airport, 7535 West Broad Street, Galloway, OH 43119)
  • 4:00pm to 4:45pm  Midwest Aerial Photography Tour



Here is a list of hotels near OSU in Columbus, Ohio. All hotel parking in Columbus is not free, please ask about the cost of parking.



For meeting related questions, please contact either:

Dr. Tom Mueller (President – EGLR) mueller@calu.edu
Jim Peters (Vice President – EGLR) jim.peters@baesystems.com



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