Hannu Hyyppä
Department of Built Environment

Hannu Hyyppä

Research Director

Contact information

Postal address
Otakaari 4, 02150 Espoo
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Artistic and research interests

Hannu Hyyppä is Professor (Professor of Practice) of Measuring and Modelling for the Built Environment at Aalto University and the head of Research Institute of Measuring and Modelling for the Built Environment. His research group consists of engineers of different backgrounds (civil, survey, electronic, IT), designers, culture producers, geographers and 3D artists.

The Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research (2014-2019) brought insight into topics of personal laser scanning and drones. The Academy of Finland’s Strategic Research Funding Pointcloud project (2015-2021) focuses on the utilization of point clouds for 3D modelling and commercial potential in mapping forests, cities and routes, such as roads, power lines.and rivers.

Prof. Hyyppä is one of the most cited researcher in the field of laser scanning for built environment and probably the most cited Finnish civil engineering researcher with more than 500 publications, H- index Google Scholar – 40 (cited 5452),  H-index Web of Science – 23 (cited 1535).

 

Research expertise

Laser scanning, 3D, geoinformatics, virtuality, civil engineering and cultural applications.

 

 

Areas of expertise

EUE Knowledge management 4D Regional Information Modeling Infrastructure Information Modeling Laser scanning Data Human research Construction Mobile mapping Virtual reality

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for academic career
Department of Built Environment
Nov 2019

Kansallinen avoimen tieteen palkinto Ensimmäinen kansallinen avoimen tieteen palkinto

Publications

Department of Built Environment, MeMo
Publishing year: 2020 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information
MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019 Maankäyttö
School services, ENG, MeMo, Department of Built Environment, Geoinformatics
Publishing year: 2019
MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019 Maankäyttö
MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019 Maankäyttö
Department of Built Environment, MeMo, Geoinformatics, School services, ENG
Publishing year: 2019
School services, ENG, MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Built Environment, MeMo, Geoinformatics
Publishing year: 2019
MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019 Maankäyttö
MeMo, Department of Built Environment
Publishing year: 2019 Maankäyttö