Range imaging: a new method for high‐resolution topographic measurements in small‐ and medium‐scale field sites

@article{Nitsche2013RangeIA,
  title={Range imaging: a new method for high‐resolution topographic measurements in small‐ and medium‐scale field sites},
  author={Manuel Nitsche and Jens Martin Turowski and Alexandre Badoux and Dieter Rickenmann and Tobias K. Kohoutek and Michael Pauli and James W. Kirchner},
  journal={Earth Surface Processes and Landforms},
  year={2013},
  volume={38}
}
Topographic measurements are essential for the study of earth surface processes. Three‐dimensional data have been conventionally obtained through terrestrial laser scanning or photogrammetric methods. However, particularly in steep and rough terrain, high‐resolution field measurements remain challenging and often require new creative approaches. In this paper, range imaging is evaluated as an alternative method for obtaining surface data in such complex environments. Range imaging is an… 

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