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QPS Qimera

Product Name:QPS Qimera
Product Description:QPS Qimera is an evolution in hydrographic data processing, and it combines the core technologies of QINSy and Fledermaus
Year of initial introduction:2015
Year of last update:2016
Modules:Qimera base version (supports QPS formatted data files) Qimera includes tools for advanced SV, Patch Test and Wobble Test Qimera add-on for 3rd party data formats Qimera option - Kongsberg SIS-QA as blackbox OS: Win7, Win8, Win10, MAC
Supported Systems (SB, MB, SSS, Lidar etc.):MB systems: including but not limited to Kongsberg, R2SONIC, Teledyne-RESON, Teledyne-ODOM, Edgetech, L3-Klein, WASSP, Kongsberg-Mesotech
Hardware/software requirements 
RAM [MB]:8000
Use of GPU:No
Processor (CPU) :64-bit
Stereo Display:No
Field of Use:Focus is on MBES bathymetry data processing, including water column data
Languages Supported:English, Chinese, German, Spanish
Files and Registering 
Input Formates {XTF, XYZ, GSF etc}:QPS formatted files, *.ALL, *.S7K, *.GSF, HYPACK
Max. Number of Soundings:unlimited
Supported Hydrographic Systems:MBES (including water column)
Background format support {Google, Bing, OGC, CAD etc.}:Many including but not limited to: ENC and CAD, geo-referenced images GeoTiff/JPEG/PNG, etc.
Visualisation and Editing 
2D Editing:Yes
2D Visualization:Yes
Fly-throughs support:Yes
3D fly-through movies {*.mov etc}:QPS Fledermaus
Area based 3D editing:Yes
Area based 3D View:Yes
3D View max number points:-
3D Integrated models:-
Sounding cleaning algorithms:CUBE, SPLINE, QINSy blocking, Manual
4D support:Yes
4D fly through movies {*.mov etc.}:-
Sound velocity correction:Single profile support, Multiple profile correction support
Sound velocity correction type:Time, Distance, Distance + Time
Tidal reduction:RTK-tide, Tide
Support tidal reduction network:Y
Manual editing capability:Y
Gridding/Interpolation techniques:Weighted
Grid attributes {Std., Mean, Max, etc.}:Avg, Min, Max, Count, 95%SD
Lay-back correction:N
Siant range correction:N
Mosaic creation:N
Mosaic creation algorithms:-
SSS Targeting:-
Video integration:N
Number of video channels:0
Assessment of bathymetry IHO Cat S-44:Y
Type of automatic cleaning algorithm(s) :CUBE, SPLINE
Multibeam water column imaging support:Y
Multibeam Backscatter Processing Functionality:QPS Geocoder Toolbox
Mulitbeam Calibration mehods:Automatic and Manual
Geodetic Functionality 
Supported coordinate systems:EPSG and more
Geographical Coordinates {Lat, Long}:Y
Ground Coordinates {E,N}:Y
Seven Parameter shift supported:Y
Supported vertical reference frames  :Yes
Ellipsoidal reference support (GRS80):Y
Separation model for vertical datum shift support :Y
Local datum support:Y
Product Generation 
Automatic top of pipe calculation:N
Slope analysis:N
Dynamic event numbering:N
Automatic cross profile creation:N
Volume calculation:N
Sounding Selection methods:Y
Export/Exchange options:Many including but limited to: QPS formatted files, ASCII, BAG, etc.
Combining bathymetry / terrestrial point clouds:Y

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  • Huis ter Heideweg 16
  • 3705 LZ Zeist
  • Netherlands



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