Certifications: PhD, CP, PSM, RPP
Dr. Qassim Abdullah, an innovator in digital aerial imagery and LiDAR acquisition, is an accomplished scientist with more than 35 years of combined industrial, research and development, and academic experience in analytical photogrammetry, digital remote sensing and civil and surveying engineering. Among his accomplishments, Dr. Abdullah has developed proprietary software applications for use in digital orthophotography and DEM production. He has also developed integrated airborne GPS, inertial measurement, LiDAR data acquisition and precise positioning algorithms and processes. Dr. Abdullah teaches courses at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Shady Grove Campus and Penn State University.