SimActive Completes RADARSAT-2 Study for DSM Generation

May 29, 2012 -- SimActive Inc., a world-leading developer of photogrammetry software, is pleased to announce the completion of a study for the Centre for Topographic Information of Natural Resources Canada on digital surface model (DSM) generation from RADARSAT-2 imagery using Correlator3D™.  The purpose of the project was to determine the maximum achievable accuracy over mixed terrain such as small vegetation, rocks, snow and ice.

The project involved processing an area of more than 5,500 km2 of RADARSAT-2 imagery at 1.6m ground sampling distance and generating a DSM with a 15m grid post spacing.  The elevation data were compared against more than 6,000 ground control points from IceSAT and the RMS error was found to be less than 2.5m.

“We were impressed by the high quality results generated from this satellite”, said Louis Simard, Chief Technology Officer of SimActive. “Despite the unique geometric and imaging properties of the RADARSAT-2 sensor, Correlator3D™ allowed for excellent autocorrelation”.

For a live demonstration of Correlator3D™ at ISPRS 2012 (August 27-31, Melbourne, Australia) please send an email to sales@simactive.com or visit booth 80.

About SimActive
SimActive is the developer of Correlator3D™ software, a patented end-to-end photogrammetry solution for the generation of high-quality geospatial data from satellite and aerial imagery.  Correlator3D™ produces dense digital surface models (DSM), digital terrain models (DTM), orthomosaics and vectorized 3D features.  Powered by GPU technology, Correlator3D™ ensures matchless processing power to support rapid production of large datasets.  SimActive has been selling Correlator3D™ to leading mapping firms and government organizations around the world, offering cutting-edge photogrammetry software backed by exceptional customer support.  For more information, visit www.simactive.com.



Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article

Autodesk University 2017

Featured Video
MCAD Corporate Newsletter
rss feed
Editorial
Jeff RoweJeff's MCAD Blogging
by Jeff Rowe
NVIDIA’s AI Computer Drives AVs
Jobs
Mechanical Engineer for The Planate Management Group LLC at Perry Point, MD
Senior Mechanical Engineer for Albert Kahn and Associates at Detroit, MI
GIS Software Developer for UDC at Englewood, CO
GIS Analyst for G2 Partners LLC at San Ramon, CA
Structural Engineer for Albert Kahn and Associates at Detroit, MI
Upcoming Events
ASSESS 2017 CONGRESS at Bolger Center Potomac MD - Nov 1 - 3, 2017
FABTECH 2017 at McCormick Place Chicago IL - Nov 6 - 9, 2017
ATX MINNEAPOLIS 2017 at Minneapolis MN - Nov 8 - 9, 2017
2017 China Chongqing International Machine Tool Show (CCIMT) at Chongqing International Expo Center, Yubei Chongqing China - Nov 13 - 16, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise