ISPRS - Technical Commission I 2012-2016

Sensors and Platforms for Remote Sensing


Dr. Charles K Toth Dr. Charles K Toth
Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering
The Ohio State University
470 Hitchcock Hall
2070 Neil Ave., Columbus, OH 43210
+1 614 292 7681
+1 614 292 3780

Vice President

Dr. Boris Jutzi

Boris Jutzi
Institute of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Kaiserstr. 12
76128 Karlsruhe
+49 721 608-46993
+49 721 608-48450

Terms of Reference

  • Data acquisition and pre-processing
  • On-board pre-processing of data and autonomous systems
  • Systems and media for recording sensor data, auxiliary data (time, position, attitude, etc.)
  • Image technologies and data transfer standards
  • Integration of various imaging sensors with other relevant systems
  • Design and realization of digital aerial and spaceborne missions for Earth observation
  • Design, construction, characterization, and installation of imaging and non-optical imaging sensors (including optical, IR, SAR, IfSAR, LiDAR, etc.)
  • Standardization of definitions and measurements of active and passive imaging sensor parameters
  • Geometric and radiometric properties, quality standards, and factors affecting data quality
  • Testing, calibration and evaluation of imaging and non-optical imaging sensors (including laboratory, in-flight /in-situ, inter-calibration and test fields)
  • Integrated platform guidance, navigation, direct georeferencing (positioning and orientation) and integrated sensor orientation

Working Groups

Nice 2020
XXIVth ISPRS Congress:

July 4-10, 2021

The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing is a non-governmental organization devoted to the development of international cooperation for the advancement of photogrammetry and remote sensing and their applications. The Society operates without any discrimination on grounds of race, religion, nationality, or political philosophy.

Our Contact

Leibniz University Hannover
Institute of Photogrammetry and GeoInformation
Nienburger Str. 1
D-30167 Hannover