First UAV Symposium at FAU

Our lab participated and presented on the topic “Design and Applications of UAV Based LiDAR Mapping System” at First UAV symposium held in Florida Atlantic University on June 16th 2017.…

UAV based LiDAR: Successful Test flight


New Research Project on UAV based LiDAR

Dr. Nagarajan has received a new research project to use UAV based LiDAR for coastal infrastructure and shoreline monitoring…

TRB’s Standing Committee on Geospatial Data Acquisition Technologies

Dr. Nagarajan has been nominated to serve in TRB’s Standing Committee on Geospatial Data Acquisition Technologies from June 2017.…

Presentation at TRB Annual Meeting 2017

Dr. Nagarajan presented a paper on “Linear Feature-Based Structural Deformation Measurement Using Terrestrial Laser Scanning Data and Images” at Annual TRB meeting 2017, Washington D.C. on Jan 11th 2017…

ISPRS Working Group

Dr. Nagarajan is a member of International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)’ s working group on WG I/7: Mobile Mapping Technology

Seed Research Grant from I- SENSE

We have been awarded a seed grant from Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering to study on the topic “Transportation infrastructure health monitoring and management system using wireless/remote sensors”

PI: Dr. Nagarajan, Co-PI: Dr. Arockiasamy


New Research project from Transportation Research Board

Our project on “Non-contact Deflection Monitoring System for Timber Railroad Bridges” has been selected for funding by the Transportation Research Board of
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Railroad Safety IDEA Program.


Principal Investigator: Dr. Nagarajan (FAU), Co-Investigators: …

Presentation at South Florida GIS Expo 2016

Dr. Nagarajan made a presentation at South Florida GIS Expo 2016 on the topic ” UAV based LIDAR: Challenges and Opportunities”


Welcome our New member Matrice 600 to the family!

This UAV will be used to build FAU’s drone based LIDAR Mapping System. I guess sky is the limit for this system!


Image source: DJI…