Congratulations to Space Time Lab Researcher Adel Bolbol

The SpaceTimeLab are pleased to announce that Adel Bolbol successfully defended his PhD thesis on 4th February 2014, and has taken up a position at Envitia as a geospatial intelligence consultant. Adel’s thesis, titled ‘Understanding Travel Behaviour from Sparse GPS Data’ was supervised by Professor Tao Cheng and examined by Professor Peter Jones (UCL CEGE)…

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Launch of New MSc Programmes! Part 1 – Geomatics for Building Information Modelling (BIM)

We are very pleased to announce that we are adding to our Masters programme repertoire with two new postgraduate degrees: MSc Geomatics for Building Information Modelling (BIM), and MSc Spatio-Temporal Analytics and Data Mining. The former builds upon UCL Geomatics’ extensive experience in laser scanning, surveying, GIS, photogrammetry and 3D imaging and delivers a 1-year…

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P3DIM Group Test New VIAMETRIS Indoor Mobile Mapping System

At the end of January members of the UCL Geomatics Photogrammetry, 3D Imaging & Metrology (P3DIM) Group, in partnership with Michael Gallie & Partners and RICS, had an initial day of testing with the new indoor mobile mapping system (iMMS) from VIAMETRIS. This initial trial was carried out to gain a better understanding of the…

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UCL at the 2012 RICS International Geomatics Conference, Wuhan.

[Photo Courtesy of Rae Wang, 2012] Dr Jonathan Iliffe (tall chap, back row, centre) visited Wuhan in China before Christmas, to give a talk at the 2012 RICS International Geomatics Conference. This one day conference brought together academics and professionals from the UK and China, around the (very broad) general theme of “The Future of…

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Jeremy Bentham in 2 x 3D!

Yesterday (Thursday 8th November), with Jeremy Bentham’s Auto Icon taken out of its display case for cleaning, the UCL Geomatics Photogrammetry, 3D Imaging and Metrology Research Group took the opportunity to add to their portfolio of scanning case studies using a low-cost Kinect-type sensor to capture JB’s 3D geometry. As 3D Imaging experts, they could…