Using Drones for Research: Data Processing and Legal Issues

Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

Building 4, 4-231
182 MEMORIAL DR (REAR), Cambridge, MA 02139

This workshop has two components: (1) An introduction the resources and tools available at MIT to fly drones and process photographs into geospatial formats useful in a GIS, along with some examples of how drone imagery has been used at MIT. (2) A primer on the rules and regulations of small UAS flight. We will cover requirements and protocols for flight planning and piloting, and introduce software tools for flight planning.


Contact: Daniel Sheehan,

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