Fields of expertise
Sensor orientation and calibration, attitude determination
Mobile mapping, airborne laser scanning
Adjustment methods, Kalman Filtering
MissionM.E.R., Geodetic Engineering Laboratory
Adjunct Professor, The University of Calgary, Canada
Awards"Hansa-Luftbild Preis 2015" for co-authoring the best publication of the year 2014 in the PFG journal entitled: A Micro Aerial Vehicle with Precise Position and Attitude Sensors.
"Karl Kraus Medal 2012" for contribution to the book - Airborne and Terrestrial Laser Scanning - published by Whittles. This medal distinction is a quadrennial prize that honors the authorship of excellent textbook in the scientific fields of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences.
"GNSS Leader to Watch 2009" presented by the journal GPS World to 50 world's most influential scientists in the field of satellite navigation.
Editorial ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 2012-current, editorial board
IEEE Transaction on Vehicular Technology
IEEE Transaction on Aerospace and Electronic Systems
IEEE Transaction on Radar, Sonar & Navigation
IEEE Transaction on Robotics and Autonomous Systems
IEEE Transaction on Instrumentation and Measurement
IEEE Transaction on Pattern Recognition
IEEE Transaction on Signal Processing
IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters
ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Photogrammetry Engineering and Remote Sensing
Canadian Aeronautics and Space Journal
Canadian Journal on Remote Sensing
Advances in Space Research
Measurement Science and Technology
Journal of photogrammetry, remote sensing and geo-information processing (PFG)
Books / MonographsJ. Skaloud and M. Cramer, Data Capture, in GIS Handbook, W. Kresse and D. Danko, Eds. Springer, 2011.
D. Lichti and J. Skaloud, Registration and Calibration, in Airborne and terrestrial laser scanning, H.-G. Maas and G. Vosselman, Eds. Whittles Publishing, 2010.
J. Skaloud, Reliability of direct georeferencing phase 1: An overview of the current approaches and possibilities, in Checking and Improving of Digital Terrain Models / Reliability of Direct Georeferencing, EuroSDR Official Publication 51, 2006.
K. Legat, J. Skaloud, and R. Schmidt, Reliability of direct georeferencing phase 2: A case study on practical problems and solutions., in Checking and Improving of Digital Terrain Models / Reliability of Direct Georeferencing., EuroSDR Official Publication 51, 2006.
Teaching & PhD
Environmental Sciences and Engineering