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Multi-camera laser scanner

A method may include identifying features in images of a setting captured by cameras associated with a laser scanner at a first location. The features may correspond to elements in the setting. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Method for visually representing scanning data

Method for visually representing scanning data, which are composed of a multiplicity of individual measurement data. The individual measurement data in each case have at least one measurement value that is linked to a respective measurement direction, wherein the measurement directions are different from one another such that a predetermined scanning region with a predetermined scanning resolution is covered. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Method for processing scan data

A method for processing scan data which are recorded by a measuring device with a scan functionality, wherein a reduced scan data record is created from a recorded scan data record with a first scan data density by selecting individual scan data points. Here, the selection represents an adaptation to a reduced scan data density, which is less than the first scan data density of the recorded scan data record. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Flying sensor

A flying sensor comprising an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) and at least one profiler mounted on the uav, the profiler comprising a base, a scanning unit for providing (lidar) data, the scanning unit mounted on the base and comprising a shaft carrying a deflector and being mounted in the scanning unit and rotatable, a transmitter transmitting a transmission beam, a first receiver configured for receiving a first reception beam reflected from the setting via the deflector, and an electric port configured for connecting the profiler to the uav, and comprising a data interface and a power interface, and wherein the uav comprises a visual sensor providing visual data, and comprising one or more cameras, a pose sensor for providing pose data, and a computer to compute a 3d point cloud based on the lidar data and a simultaneous localisation and mapping (slam) algorithm using the visual and pose data.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Surveying device comprising height measuring system and method for measuring a height

A surveying device for determining the position of a target, comprising a means for orienting a target axis of the surveying device towards the target point, an angle-measuring functionality for the highly precise detection of the orientation of the target axis, and evaluation means for data storage, a height measuring system for determining a height of the surveying device above the ground by means of triangulation, wherein the height measuring system comprises at least one laser plummet for emitting a laser beam along a standing axis of the surveying device onto a ground point, and a detection unit comprising a line sensor for detecting a diffuse backscattering of the laser beam, and wherein the height measuring system for determining a height of the surveying device above the ground point is designed based on a position of the diffuse backscattering on the line sensor.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Long range lidar system and method for compensating the effect of scanner motion

A system for compensating for an angle difference between outgoing and incoming beams of a scanner in a long range lidar surface scan, the angle difference being dependent of the flight travel time of the beam and of a movement of a deflection unit of the scanner. The scanner consists of a transmitter unit emitting laser pulses, a movable deflection unit directing the laser pulses towards a target surface according to a given scan pattern, a receiver unit, comprising of receiving optics and a photo-sensitive time-of-flight sensor, and a control unit. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Handheld measuring aid with a 3-axis joint connection and a spherical encoder

The invention relates to a handheld measuring aid for use in a system having a station for determining the position and orientation of the measuring aid, the handheld measuring aid for surveying an object surface. The measuring aid has a body and visual markings disposed in a defined spatial relationship, forming a pattern, on the body in a marking region. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Laser scanner

A laser scanner device adapted to be mounted to a vehicle, the device comprising a lidar module, the lidar module comprising at least one laser source, characterized by a horizontal field of view of at least 60°, an instantaneous vertical field of view of at least ±2°, a scan resolution of at least one point per 0.8° in horizontal and vertical direction, and a frame rate of at least 10 hz for scanning at least the entire horizontal and instantaneous vertical field of view with said scan resolution.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Laser tracker having two measurement functionalities

A laser tracker for industrial coordinative position determination of a target, wherein the laser tracker at least comprises a control and evaluation unit, a base and a beam directing unit, means for detecting a rotation angle of the beam directing unit relative to the base, and a first optical distance measuring unit having at least a first beam source and a first detection unit. The distance measuring unit and the control and evaluation unit are designed for implementing a first and a second measurement functionality, where at least one element of the distance measuring unit is designed for dual use in the first and in the second measurement functionality. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Surveying instrument

The invention relates to a surveying instrument comprising a telescope, at least one camera providing first, second or more image signals and a controller, wherein the controller is adapted to combine the image signal data of the first, second or more image signals in order to simultaneously display at least two of the images corresponding to the first, second or more image signals on display means.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Device for automatically finding a mobile geodetic target object

The invention relates to a surveying system for surveying and tracking a mobile target object which defines a target point, wherein the surveying system has a control and evaluation unit, a surveying device with a sighting device which defines a target axis, and a target object. The control and evaluation unit is designed to track the moving target object within the scope of a target-finding functionality, wherein a first change in alignment of the target axis about a first axis occurs as a function of detected target-finding radiation in such a way that the target axis tracks the movement tendency of the target object.. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Surveying pole

Some embodiments of the invention relate to a surveying pole comprising at least two pole sections being telescopically insertable into each other so that a height adjustment of the pole is provided, a pointing tip at the lower end of the pole for setting the pole on a terrain point, a receptacle at an upper end of the pole for mounting a position giving means, a height measuring system for indicating the distance of the position giving means relative to the terrain point.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Method for creating a spatial model with a hand-held distance measuring device

Method for creating a spatial model of a target object with a hand-held distance measuring device, the device comprising a laser distance meter, a camera, a computing unit and a data storage device, the method comprising measuring with the laser distance meter one or more distances to the target object from different positions, storing the measured distances in the data storage device, capturing with the camera a plurality of images of the target object, wherein each of the measured distances is associated with one of the captured images, determining with the computing unit relative camera poses for the plurality of images, and calculating with the computing unit based on the plurality of images and on the determined relative camera poses a three-dimensional geometry of the target object.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

Portable distance measuring device and method for capturing relative positions

Some embodiments of the invention relate to a method for capturing a relative position of at least one first spatial point by means of a portable distance measuring device, the method comprising positioning a known reference object, which has known features which may be captured by optical means, said features being arranged in a pattern designed for a resection, at least one first measuring process, comprising measuring a first distance to the first spatial point, and recording a first reference image linked in time with measuring the first distance, the reference object being imaged in the first reference image, and ascertaining the position and orientation of the distance measuring device relative to the reference object comprising identifying the reference object, recalling stored information about the known features of the identified reference object and identifying positions of known features of the reference object in the first reference image.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

06/15/17 / #20170167845

Tec module having laser diode as an interferometer laser beam source in a laser tracker

Some embodiments of the invention relate to a laser tracker for progressive tracking of a reflective target and for determining the distance to the target having a distance measuring unit, which is designed as an interferometer, for determining a distance change to the target by means of interferometry, a laser beam source for generating measuring radiation for the interferometer, a base, which defines a standing axis, a beam guiding unit for emitting the measuring radiation and for receiving at least a part of the measuring radiation reflected on the target, wherein the beam guiding unit is pivotable by a motor about the standing axis and an inclination axis, which is essentially orthogonal in relation to the standing axis, in relation to the base, and an angle measuring functionality for determining an alignment of the beam guiding unit in relation to the base.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

05/04/17 / #20170122736

Surface surveying device for determining 3d coordinates of a surface

Some embodiments include a surface surveying device, in particular profiler or 3d scanner, for determining a multiplicity of 3d coordinates of measurement points on a surface, comprising a scanning unit and means for determining a position and orientation of the scanning unit, a carrier for carrying the scanning unit and at least part of the means for determining a position and orientation, and a control and evaluation unit with a surface surveying functionality. The carrier is embodied as an unmanned aerial vehicle which is capable of hovering and comprises a lead, the latter being connected at one end thereof to the aerial vehicle and able to be held at the other end by a user, wherein the lead is provided for guiding the aerial vehicle in the air by the user and the position of the aerial vehicle in the air is predetermined by the effective length of the lead.. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

03/09/17 / #20170067740

Surveying pole

Some embodiments of the invention relate to a surveying pole comprising: at least two pole sections being telescopically insertable into each other so that a height adjustment of the pole is provided, a pointing tip at the lower end of the pole for setting the pole on a terrain point, a position giving means arranged on the pole, a height measuring system for measuring the height of the position giving means relative to the terrain point, wherein the height measuring system comprises a magneto-strictive wire placed inside of the pole, a magnet interacting with the wire, the positioning of the magnet relative to the wire being linked to the height adjustment of the pole, a sensor circuitry for emitting current pulses through the wire, a signal transducer, and a decoder for evaluating the signals and the current pulses, and therewith deriving the height of the position giving means.. . ... Leica Geosystems Ag

02/02/17 / #20170030702

Optical sensor element for a measuring machine, and coupling element therefor on the measuring machine side

The invention relates to an optical sensor element for a measuring machine, comprising a coupling element on the sensor element side for mechanically and optically connecting to a coupling element on the measuring machine side. An optical fiber is arranged in the coupling element on the sensor element side, wherein said optical fiber comprises an optical interface for connecting to an optical machine contact element of the measuring machine, wherein said optical interface is formed by an optical sensor contact element having a self-centering ferrule that encloses the end of the optical fiber. ... Leica Geosystems Ag

01/19/17 / #20170016743

Calibration device and calibration method for a laser beam horizontal trueness testing device

Calibration device and calibration method for calibration of a laser beam horizontal trueness testing device whereby the calibration device comprises an elongated support body for support of an elongated laser housing with a longitudinal axis and a laser source, whereby a laser beam is emittable in a direction of the longitudinal axis. According to the calibration method, calibration parameters are determined based on at least three impinging positions of the laser beam of the laser housing for at least two different rotational positions of the laser housing in a first face and at least one position of the laser housing in a second opposing face.. ... Leica Geosystems Ag








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