Biography

Gabriele Garnero is Professor of Geomatics at the Degree Courses in Planning Sciences at the Polytechnic of Turin. His main fields of scientific interest are studies on photogrammetry and remote sensing applications, architectural surveys, application of GNSS and digital cartography, GIS and cadastral applications.

Articles

Visibility Maps of Turin

High-rise buildings affect the skyline of a city and thus the human perception of urban spaces. From which points can a building, or parts of the building, be seen? The answer requires viewshed analysis of raster or vector 3D city models. Visibility is not just a geometric exercise in which lines of... (read more)