Wild Idea Transforms Aerial Mapping Industry
by Sensors Mag (Feb 01, 2018)
In 2012, CEO and co-founder of Phoenix LiDAR Grayson Omans got the "wild and crazy" idea to put a LiDAR sensor on a drone. His "novel idea" ended up disrupting the aerial mapping industry. The partnership between Velodyne and Phoenix has led to some unique innovations. Together, the two companies launched the industry's first commercial UAV LiDAR system.