GSS 827 (01) - Applied Drone Remote Sensing

Applied Drone Remote Sensing

Credits: 2.0
Term: Summer 2024 - Special Summer Session (05/20/2024 - 08/25/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 70961
Within this course, students will learn concepts and applied methods of Unoccupied Aerial Vehicle (UAV) drone operations for remote sensing across multiple disciplines. Concepts to be covered include the types, costs, and uses of various UAVs and UAV sensor systems for scientific remote sensing. Learned skills will include flight operations, aerial data collection, image registration, data processing, image classification, data analysis, and visualization. Students will utilize class-provided, hands-on UAVs and software to complete daily exercises and labs. Final project reports will be turned in on the last day of class.
Instructors: Michael Routhier

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/20/2024 6/7/2024 MTWRF 9:10am - 3:00pm KING N110
Additional Course Details: 


  • Student's will learn how to acquire and process multiple unoccupied aerial vehicle (UAV), drone derived imagery and data types to aid in their academic, research, or professional endevors.
  • An open lunch period will be provided to students. 
  • Course hours and schedule will be discussed in class.
  • This course can be used to help fulfill the requirements for the UNH Geospatial Science (GSS) Graduate Certificate.  For more information about the UNH GSS Certificate program please visit: