Obtain New Lidar for Your Research: 2012 NCALM Graduate Student Seed Proposal Call

Oct 29, 2012

The National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM) has announced their 2012 call for Graduate Student Seed Proposals. The NCALM Seed program provides an excellent opportunity for graduate students to obtain lidar data for their research. Data collections are limited to 40 square kilometers. For examples of data collected under previous NCALM seed grants, see OpenTopography's archive of NCALM data. The application deadline is November 12th. Details:

The National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM), funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), invites proposals from graduate students seeking airborne laser swath mapping (ALSM) observations covering limited areas (no more than 40 square kilometers) for use in research to earn an M.S. or Ph.D. degree. Proposals must be submitted online. For background information and complete guidelines for submitting a proposal, please see www.ncalm.org. The deadline date for proposal submission is November 12, 2012. For more information contact NCALM@EGR.UH.EDU or call 832-842-8881