Module II: Understanding Mobile LIDAR Technology

Upon completing this module, learners will be able to:

  • Explain how MLS technology works
  • Describe the advantages/limitations of MLS technology
  • Identify the general workflow of MLS acquisition and processing
  • Recognize the implications for decision-making as a result of the evolving nature of MLS technology

The following table lists the topics included in Module 2 and which chapters or appendices these topics cover.

Topic Guidelines chapters or appendices
Understanding how MLS technology works Ch 9: Background
The advantages of MLS technology App. A: Literature Review, App. B: Questionnaire
MLS acquisition and processing workflow Ch. 4: Workflow
Implications of emerging technologies on decision-making Ch. 17: Emerging Technologies

Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes


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