Research Projects

  1. 2019.01–2022.12 Laser scanning and eddy-covariance measurement: 3D carbon and water process model of forest ecosystem, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 31870531), principal investigator.

  2. 2017.01–2020.12 Study of 3D tree competition mode based on laser scanning of individual tree structure: From few tree-factors to morphology reconstruction, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 31670718), principal investigator.

  3. 2015.01–2018.12 Accurate inversion of forest above-ground biomass at both individual tree and forest stand scales based on backpack MLS- and UAV-collaborated remote sensing, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 41471281), principal investigator.

  4. 2017.07–2020.12 Key atmospheric processes that affect regional emissions and sedimentations, National Key Research and Development Program of China (No. 2017YFC0210102), co-investigator.

  5. 2017.01–2018.12 Inversion of aerosol particle size and spatial-temporal distribution in the full-sky polarization field, High-end International Collaboration Projects of State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs of China, principal investigator.

  6. 2018.07–2019.12 Indoor multi-angle observation system for polarization remote sensing, PKU Fund for Development of Instruments and Key Technologies, co-investigator.

  7. 2015.01–2016.12 Development of structured-oriented plant phenotyping techniques based on laser scanning, Beijing Natural Science Foundation (No. 4154074), principal investigator.

  8. 2015.01–2016.12 Measurement of the morphological mode of undergrowth shrub layer based on backpack mobile laser scanning, Fund for the Doctoral Program of Higher Education of China (No. 20130001120016), principal investigator.

  9. 2013.01–2015.12 Retrieval of forest canopy structure parameters based on mobile laser scanning data, The Scientific Research Foundation for the Returned Overseas Chinese Scholars, Ministry of Education of China, principal investigator.

  10. 2015.01–2016.12 Development of algorithms for plant phenological information extraction based on time-serial near-ground digital imagery and terrestrial laser scanning point clouds, National Center of Remote Sensing, Ministry of Science & Technology of China, principal investigator.

  11. 2014.01–2016.12 Study on characteristics of light radiation above undergrowth grasses in forest based on mobile laser scanning, Open Fund of State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science of China (No. OFSLRSS201304), principal investigator.

  12. 2018.01–2019.12 Combination of LiDAR and high-resolution satellite imaging for observing Arctic circumpolar taiga-tundra ecotone, Open Fund of Key Laboratory of Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences, principal investigator.

  13. 2016.01–2017.12 CarbonSat – terrestrial hyperspectral imaging for ground reference data, Fund of the Survey and Designing Institute, National Bureau of Forestry of China, principal investigator.

  14. 2013.01–2015.12 Development of light mobile laser scanning systems for multi-field remote sensing applications, Fund for World-class University Construction Project of China, principal investigator.


Figure. Illustration of LIN Group's last five-year research work, with the research framework and representative contributions listed (Base image courtesy of NASA).