Research projects

3D Cadastres

Working group to establish an operational framework for 3D Cadastres

3D Nederland
[funded by Kadaster]

Automatic reconstruction of the whole of the Netherlands: LOD1 buildings + terrain

[funded by STW]

Design and implementation of an SDI for integrated environmental modelling in 3D


JSON-based implementation of CityGML, easy-to-use and compact

[funded by EuroSDR]

Geo and BIM integration in Europe

Noise 3D
[funded by RWS]

Automated reconstruction of 3D input data for noise studies

Quality control of 3D city models

Validation and quality control of 3D city models

[funded by STW]

Smart 3D indoor models to support crisis management in large public buildings.

Smart data integration for urban applications
[funded by AMS]

3D Data interoperability for smart cities

[funded by ERC]

Urban modelling in higher dimensions

Completed reseach projects

[funded by STW]

Point cloud modelling with the 3D Medial Axis Transform

5D geo-modelling
[funded by STW]

We integrate 3D geographic data with time and scale as extra dimensions

Big Data Analytics in the Geospatial Domain

Project to develop voxel, point cloud data types, and spatial features of the MonetDB relational database


Bridging the gap between Geo and BIM

Hidden Amsterdam
[funded by AMS]

We help find 'hidden parts' of Amsterdam with 3D city models

Indoor Semantic Modeling to Support Path-Finding

Modelling of building semantics for navigation purpose

Navigation for first responders

Path planning for first responders among the moving obstacles caused by different types of disasters

Simulation-ready 3D city models
[funded by AMS]

Automatic reconstruction of simulation-ready 3D city models

Spying the underground
[funded by 3TU lighthouse]

AR Visualisation of underground pipes