An Open Source Toolkit for Surface Current Measurements from Airborne Video

CopterCurrents is a set of tools designed to extract water surface current fields (flow speeds) from unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) video.


CopterCurrents is free software published under the GNU GPLv3 license. When using CopterCurrents, please reference to the following article:

M. Stre├čer, R. Carrasco and J. Horstmann, "Video-Based Estimation of Surface Currents Using a Low-Cost Quadcopter," in IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 2027-2031, Nov. 2017. doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2017.2749120 View at publisher

The author's version of the manuscript is available via the HZG library.