DOI: 10.17265/2159-581x/2016.01.001
View full text
Emmanuel Bratsolis, Eleni Charou, Theocharis Tsenoglou, Nikolaos Vassilas

Abstract: Abstract: This paper examines the utility of high-resolution airborne RGB orthophotos and LiDAR data for mapping residential land uses within the spatial limits of suburb of Athens, Greece. Modern remote sensors deliver ample information from the AOI (area of interest) for the estimation of 2D indicators or with the inclusion of elevation data 3D indicators for the classification of urban land. In this research, two of these indicators, BCR (building coverage ratio) and FAR (floor area ratio) are automaticall…

expand abstract