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Civil and Building Engineering

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Chandler, Jim

Professor Jim Chandler

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Educated at University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1980-1983) and City University London (1986-1989). He worked as a Land-surveyor/Computer Programmer for 3 years (1983-1986) and Contracts Manager (1989-1993) before joining Loughborough University as a Lecturer in 1994. Jim was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 1998 and was awarded a Chair in Geomatics in 2009.

Professional Affiliations

Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Geomatics Faculty. 
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA)

External Activities

  • Member of Scientific Committee for VCC 2016, the 2nd Virtual Geoscience Conference, Bergen;
  • Established and Chaired International Working Group for the ISPRS- Close range measurement for bio and geoscience (2012-16) and close range morphological measurement for the earth sciences (2008-12);
  • Member of the International Editorial Board for the Photogrammetric Record, the leading international Journal in photogrammetry (impact factor 1.622). Formerly Vice-Chair of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society

Broad Interests and Expertise

Measuring size/shape/morphology of unusual objects using land surveying, laser scanning, digital photogrammetry and remote sensing methods. Spatial measurement from historical photographs and consumer-grade digital cameras.

Research Interests

Please look at Jim Chandler's main website for details of current research interests and research outputs: civil-staff.lboro.ac.uk/cvjhc/

Previous Research Projects

      Please look at Jim Chandler's main website for details of previous projects and research outputs:civil-staff.lboro.ac.uk/cvjhc/


 please look Jim Chandler's main website for further details: civil-staff.lboro.ac.uk/cvjhc/


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