Item Type : Enumerated
Domain : IHO Hydro
Associated Attribute :
EnumeratedName: Lidar Survey
Enumerated Value Code Number : 7
Enumerated Value Code In Use :
Alias : Unspecified
CamelCase : lidarSurvey
Definition : Survey conducted using an instrument that measures distance to a reflecting object by emitting timed pulses of laser light and measuring the time between emission and reception of reflected pulses. The measured time interval is converted to distance. In survey use, the lidar system usually scans the light pulses across the track of the survey platform (usually an aircraft) so that successive pulses cover a swath(E) either side of the platform's track.
Reference : Lidar
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Context Added
Int1 :
S4 :
Remarks : Unspecified
Management Details
Proposal Type : Clarification
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Add definition. Add definition source, reference and similarity.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-08-13
Accepted : 2019-03-07
Amended : 2019-08-14
Successor : -
Predecessor : -