lidR: Airborne LiDAR Data Manipulation and Visualization for Forestry Applications

Airborne LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) interface for data manipulation and visualization. Read/write 'las' and 'laz' files, computation of metrics in area based approach, point filtering, artificial point reduction, classification from geographic data, normalization, individual tree segmentation and other manipulations.

Version: 2.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.1.0), methods, raster, sp
Imports: data.table, future (≥ 1.10.0), gdalUtils, geometry, glue, grDevices, gstat, lazyeval, imager, Rcpp (≥ 0.11.0), RCSF, rgeos, rgdal, rgl, rlas (≥ 1.2.5), sf, stats, tools, utils
LinkingTo: BH, Rcpp
Suggests: EBImage, concaveman, crayon, hexbin, mapview, progress, testthat, knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2019-01-02
Author: Jean-Romain Roussel [aut, cre, cph], David Auty [aut, ctb] (Reviews the documentation), Florian De Boissieu [ctb] (Fixed bugs and improved catalog features), Andrew Sánchez Meador [ctb] (Implemented lassnags)
Maintainer: Jean-Romain Roussel <jean-romain.roussel.1 at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: lidR results


Reference manual: lidR.pdf
Vignettes: 1. LAS formal class
2. LAScatalog formal class
3. Create a function to process a LAScatalog
4. Speed-up the computations on a LAScatalog
Package source: lidR_2.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: lidR_2.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: lidR_1.6.1.tgz
Old sources: lidR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: uavRst


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