Part of ISPRS GEOSPATIAL WEEK 2019 - Enschede - June 13-14



Craig Glennie

University of Houston, United States of America

Keynote: Single Photon Sensitive Lidar Systems – Current State-of-the-art and Challenges

Steffen Schön

Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

Keynote: GNSS in Urban Areas – Benefits and Limits of Collaborative Positioning


Single Photon Lidar (JS-03)

Jens Hartmann, Ilka von Gösseln, Niklas Schild, Alexander Dorndorf, Jens-André Paffenholz, Ingo Neumann Leibniz University Hannover, Geodetic Institute, Germany

Optimisation Of The Calibration Process of a K-TLS Based Multi-Sensor-System by Genetic Algorithms


Orientation and Mapping (COW-01)

Phillipp Fanta-Jende1, Francesco Nex1, Markus Gerke2, George Vosselman1 1University of Twente, Faculty ITC, the Netherlands; 2Braunschweig University of Technology

Correction of Mobile Mapping Trajectories in GNSS-Denied Environments Using Aerial Nadir and Aerial Oblique Images

Qing Li1Cheng Wang1,2, Shaoyang Chen1, Xin Li3, Chenglu Wen1, Ming Cheng1, Jonathan Li1,4 1Fujian Key Laboratory of Sensing and Computing for Smart City and the School of Information Science and Engineering, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361005, China; 2Fujian Collaborative Innovation Center for Big Data Applications in Governments, Fuzhou 350003, China; 3Geometric and Visual Computing (GVC) Group, Louisiana State University, USA; 4GeoSTARS Lab, the Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Waterloo, Canada

Deep Lidar Odometry

Philipp Glira1,2Norbert Pfeifer1, Gottfried Mandlburger1,3

1TU Vienna, Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation, Vienna, Austria; 2Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), Vienna, Austria; 3University of Stuttgart, Institute for Photogrammetry, Stuttgart, Germany

Hybrid Orientation of Airborne LiDAR Point Clouds and Aerial Images

Cheng Wang1, Yudi Dai1, Naser Elsheimy2, Chenglu Wen1, Guenther Retscher3, Zhizhong Kang4, Andrea Lingua5 1Xiamen University, China, China, People's Republic of; 2University of Calgary, Canada; 3Vienna University of Technology, Austria; 4China University of Geosciences, Beijing. China; 5Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Progress on ISPRS Benchmark on Multisensory Indoor Mapping and Positioning


Camera Systems (COW-02)

Pablo d'Angelo, Franz Kurz

German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

Aircraft Based Real Time Bundle Adjustment and Digital Surface Model Generation

Michael Gruber, Gerhard Kniewasser

Vexcel Imaging GmbH, Austria


Some Improvements on the Orientation of an Oblique Aerial Digital Camera

Phillipp Grimm

IGI Systems, Germany 

Calibration and Orientation of Modular Multiple Camera Systems


 Navigation and Dynamic Networks (COW-03)

Nicolas Garcia Fernandez, Steffen Schön, Hamza Alkhatib

Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

Collaborative Navigation Simulation Tool Using Kalman Filter with Implicit Constraints

Ismael Colomina, Marta Blazques, Pere Molina


What Can Dynamic Geodetic Networks Do for Sensor Orientation?

Davide Antonio Cucci, Jan Skaloud

Geodetic Engineering Laboratory, EPFL, Switzerland

On Raw Inertial Measurements in Dynamic Network


 Calibration 1 (COW-04)


Dennis Dahlke, Henry Meißner, Matthias Geßner, Karsten Stebner, Denis Grießbach, Ralf Berger, Anko Börner 


German Aerospace Centre, Germany

Calibrating  Photogrammetric Airborne  Camera  Systems  with Diffractive  Optical  Elements

 Guy Blanchard Ikokou1, Lloyd Smit Julian2

1Thswane University of Technology, South Africa; 2University of Cape Town 

Camera Calibration with Irrational Radial Distortion Model with Analytical Solutions 

 David Jarron1, Mozhdeh Shahbazi1, Derek Lichti1, Robert Radovanovic2

1Dept. of Geomatics Engineering, University of Calgary, T2N 1N4 Calgary AB, Canada; 2McElhanney Geomatics Engineering Ltd., T2G 0Y4 Calgary, AB, Canada 

 Automatic Detection and Labelling of Photogrammetric Control Points in a Calibration Test Field

 Jürgen Wohlfeil, Denis Grießbach, Ines Ernst, Dirk Baumbach, Dennis Dahlke


German Aerospace Center, Institute of Optical Sensor Systems


Automatic Camera System Calibration with A Chessboard Enabling Full Image Coverage 

 Petra Helmholz1, Derek Lichti2

1Discipline of Spatial Sciences, School for Earth and Planetary Sciences, Curtin University, Australia; 2Department of Geomatics Engineering, The University of Calgary, Canada 

Assessment of Chromatic Aberrations for GoPro 3 Cameras in Underwater Environments 


Calibration 2 (COW-05)

Wei Liu1, Hui Wang2, Weijiao Jiang2, Fangming Qian3, Leiming Zhu4 

 1Xi'an Research Institute of Surveying and Mapping, China, People's Republic of; 2State Key Laboratory of Integrated Service Network, Xidian University, Xi’an, China; 3Information Engineering University, Zhengzhou, China; 4Centre of TH-Satellite of China, Beijing, China

Real-Time on-Orbit Calibration of Angles Between Star Sensor and Earth Observation Camera for Optical Surveying and Mapping Satellites 

 Andre Choinowski, Dennis Dahlke, Ines Ernst, Sebastian Pless, Immanuel Rettig

German Aerospace Centre, Germany 

Automatic Calibration and Co-Registration for a Stereo System and a Thermal Imaging Sensor using a Chessboard 

 Maria Angela Musci, Irene Aicardi, Paolo Dabove, Andrea Maria Lingua

Politecnico di Torino, Italy 

Reliability of The Geometric Calibration of an Hyperspectral Frame Camera 

 Adilson Berveglieri1, Antonio M. G. Tommaselli1, Guilherme Santos1, Lucas D. Santos1, Eija Honkavaara2

1Unesp - São Paulo State University, Brazil; 2FGI - Finnish Geospatial Research Institute 

Performance Evaluation of Sequential Band Orientation by Polynomial Models in Hyperspectral Cubes Collected with UAV



Michael Cramer

IFP, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Closing remarks