Matti Vaaja
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Matti Vaaja

Apulaisprofessori

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Postiosoite
Otakaari 4, 02150 Espoo
Mobile phone
+358505967803
Full researcher profile
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Assistant professor Matti T. Vaaja (born 1983), is professor of digital photogrammetry at Aalto University (appointed in June 2017) and the vice leader of Research Institute of Measuring and Modelling for the Built Environment. He is specialized in close-range and terrestrial laser scanning systems. He is also appointed as Associate Professor of laser scanning and forestry applications at Institute of Mountain Science, Shinshu University, Japan (appointed in July 2017).

His doctoral thesis (2014) from Aalto University focused on mobile laser scanning and change detection studies in a riverine environment. Since 2010, Vaaja has served in various teaching and research assignments and as a postdoctoral researcher at the Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research. Currently, he is the supervisor and advisor of five doctoral thesis in the field of photogrammetry and remote sensing.

In addition, he coordinates doctoral education network 4D GEO-IT including ~80 doctoral students.  Since 2015, Vaaja has acted as a postdoctoral researcher in the Academy of Finland project STN COMBAT. He has contributed over 60 publications in the fields of laser scanning, photogrammetry, and geoinformatics, including 30 refereed scientific publications with over 700 citations and H-index 14 (Scholar).

Research expertise:

Laser scanning, Photogrammetry, 3D-point cloud processing, Environmental change detection and time-series studies, Forest mapping, Ground topography and vegetation structure mapping, Laser scanning applications, Mobile and terrestrial laser scanning, Geodetic measurements, Development of 3D measurement systems.

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Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, MeMo, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2019
Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, MeMo, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2019 Modus 3D Journal
Geoinformatiikka, Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, MeMo
Publishing year: 2019 Forest ecosystems
MeMo, Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, Koulun palvelutoiminnot, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2019
Geoinformatiikka, Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, Dept Electronics and Nanoeng., MeMo
Publishing year: 2019 Micro Macro & Mezzo Geo Information
Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, Vesi- ja ympäristötekniikka, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2019 CATENA
Geoinformatiikka, Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, MeMo
Publishing year: 2019 GIM International
Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, MeMo, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2018
MeMo, Rakennetun ympäristön laitos, Geoinformatiikka
Publishing year: 2018 Tekniikka & Talous