The Digital Imaging and Remote Sensing (DIRS) Enterprise Center provides non-credit bearing educational services through short courses and training sessions, data collection services from airborne and ground-based imaging systems and point sensors, radiometric and geometric sensor calibration and characterization, as well as technical support on non-research problems for outside entities on a fee for services basis. There is no intellectual property associated with these Enterprise services.
DIRSIG Synthetic Image Generation Services
The DIRS Enterprise Center will provide DIRSIG synthetic image generation fee for service offerings. The services offered by the Enterprise Center include:
3D model scene generation and labeling (quote required based on complexity of scene)
ChipMaker generation (quote required based on complexity of scene)
UAS / Drone Collection Services
The DIRS Enterprise Center will provide several drone-based fee for service collection offerings. The following equipment is available for this service:
Super Lightweight UAS vehicle: DJI Mavic Pro
Lightweight UAS vehicle: DJI Matrice 100
Heavy lift UAS vehicle (qty 2): DJI Matrice 600 Hexacopters with 6 kg payload capacity and RTK GPS navigation
Very heavy lift UAS vehicle (qty 1): DJI Wind 8 Octocopter with 10 kg payload capacity and RTK GPS navigation
Hyperspectral (VNIR) (qty 2): Headwall Nano-Hyperspec VNIR, pushbroom spectrometer with 270 spectral bands from 400 nm to 1000 nm
Hyperspectral (SWIR) (qty 1): Headwall Micro-Hyperspec SWIR pushbroom spectrometer with 166 bands from 900 nm to 2500 nm
MX-1 is a revolutionary new multi-modal remote sensing UAV payload that allows for simultaneous collection of four different imaging modalities namely RGB, LWIR, LiDAR and hyperspectral.
MX1 is flown using a DJI Matrice 600 Pro UAV which has a weight of 10 kg, can carry a payload of 5.5 kg, and has a maximum controllable range of 5 km. The MX1 payload consists of the following sensors and specs at 30m altitude:
This cost accounts for daily lodging and subsistence expenses incurred for remote collection sites when at the site itself. This cost does not include expenses incurred during transit, collecting or processing of data.
Out-of-Area Surcharge (greater than 160 mile radius of RIT)
Labor, Lodging, Meals, and Equipment Transportation Rental per day.
Quote based on location
GRIT – Material Directional Reflectance Measurement Services
The DIRS Enterprise Center will provide a material measurement fee for service offering using the Field-Portable Goniometer System. The following equipment is available for this service: