A. Abdullah, PhD, CP, PRM, RPP,
is a geospatial scientist at Woolpert Inc.
) and an adjunct professor at the University of Maryland
Baltimore County. An innovator in digital aerial imagery and LiDAR acquisition,
Abdullah has more than 30 years of combined industrial, research and
development, and academic experience in analytical photogrammetry, digital
remote sensing, and civil and surveying engineering. Throughout his career,
Abdullah has developed proprietary software applications and integrated airborne GPS as well as LiDAR data acquisition
technologies, including precise positioning algorithms and processes. He has
published more than 50 technical papers and reports. He is also the 2010
recipient of the prestigious Fairchild photogrammetric award.