The Bureau of Economic Geology The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences
Kutalmis  Saylam
Kutalmis Saylam Research Engineering/Scientist Associate IV Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
E-mail: kutalmis.saylam@beg.utexas.edu Telephone: 512-471-1871 Fax: 512-471-0140
Research Interests
Remote Sensing applications; Digital Photogrammetry, Airborne and Terrestrial LiDAR technologies, data acquisition, processing and QA/QC applications.

Geomatics Engineering; Land Surveying, GNSS technologies and Geodetic engineering applications.
Education
2008 - In progress, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Ph.D. Geomatics Engineering

2000 University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Master of Engineering, Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering

1997 University of Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Agriculture & Civil/Surveying)

1995 University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Visiting Researcher, Engineering intern (Agricultural Remote Sensing)
Professional Experience
Team Lead, Digital Imaging Section, GeoBC, Government of BC, Victoria, BC, Canada

Standards and Development Engineer, Geospatial Reference Group, GeoBC, Government of BC, Victoria, BC, Canada

LiDAR Specialist, Terrestrial Survey Division, Optech Incorporated, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Geomatics / Surveying Engineer, Complete Survey Solutions Inc. , Mississauga ,ON, Canada
Professional Memberships
2010 APEGBC – Professional Geomatics Engineer

2009 American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) – member

2008 Canadian Institute of Geomatics (CIG) – Member
Publications
Saylam, K. (2009) QA of LiDAR Systems – Mission Planning, American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Annual Conference Proceedings, March, Baltimore, USA

Nichols, S., D. Coleman and K. Saylam (1999). "Developing A Conceptual Framework Architecture to support the Canadian Geospatial Data Infrastructure." A contract report prepared for the GeoConnections Secretariat, Geomatics Canada, Ottawa
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