The USC-DOST Phil-LiDAR Research Project

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) as implementing and monitoring agency, is currently undertaking the following grant-in-aid research projects:


1. PhIl-LiDAR 1. Hazard Mapping of the Philippines Using Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR)
2. PhIl-LiDAR 2. Nationwide Detailed Resources Assessment Using LiDAR


These projects are under the DOST’s Disaster Risk Exposure Assessment for Mitigation (DREAM) project and are spearheaded by UP-Diliman with other Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) in each region as co-implementing agencies. TheUniversity of San Carlos (USC) has been chosen as co-implementing agency for Region 7.