Committees

 

Local Organising Committee                              

Dr Simon J Buckley Uni Research CIPR

Dr Nicole Naumann Uni Research CIPR

Dr Tobias Kurz Uni Research CIPR

Dr Christian Haug Eide University of Bergen

 

Organisers

 

Scientific Committee 

The VGC 2016 committee has been put together to represent different disciplines and application areas relevant to the conference themes. We are very pleased to be able to announce the following group of internationally-recognised scientists who will help secure a high quality event.

 

Name

Institute

Country

Specialisation

Prof Andrea Bistacchi

University of Milano Bicocca

Italy

Geostatistics, remote sensing, geology

Prof Jim Chandler

University of Loughborough

UK

Photogrammetry/geomorphology

Dr Brian Collins

USGS

USA

Rock face analysis, coastal change

Dr Marc-Henri Derron

University of Lausanne

Switzerland

Laser scanning for natural hazards

Dr Thomas Dewez

BRGM

France

Geomatics in geoscience

Dr Bernhard Höfle

Heidelberg University

Germany

Lidar developments in geoscience

Prof John Howell

University of Aberdeen

UK

Digital outcrop geology

Prof Michel Jaboyedoff

University of Lausanne

Switzerland

Laser scanning for natural hazards

Dr Michael James

Lancaster University

UK

Geomatics in volcanology/geohazards

Prof Andreas Kääb

University of Oslo

Norway

Geomatics for cold regions and hazards

Dr Zhizhong Kang

China University of Geosciences

P.R. China

Close range processing developments

Dr Matt Lato

BGC Engineering

Canada

 Geomatics, geotechnics

Dr Ping Lu

Tongji University

P.R. China

Radar, remote sensing, earthquakes

Dr Richard Murphy

University of Sydney

Australia

Spectral imaging in mining

Dr Thierry Oppikofer

Norwegian Geological Survey

Norway

Laser scanning for landslide research

Prof Marco Scaioni

Politecnico di Milano

Italy

Geomatics

Dr John Thurmond

Statoil

USA

Digital outcrop geology

Dr Sophie Viseur

Aix-Marseilles University

France

Computer science/image analysis in geology

 

 

 

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