Intergraph Announces 2005 Carl Pulfrich Award Program Call for Nominations

Program to honor memory of legendary pioneer among the earth imaging and photogrammetric community

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 12, 2005 - Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions today announced the call for nominations for the 2005 Carl Pulfrich Award. Z/I Imaging(R) LTD, an Intergraph company, sponsors the award in order to promote outstanding scientific, application-oriented design and/or manufacturing activities in the field of photogrammetry and remote sensing, including earth imaging applications. The biennial award is intended to honor the memory of Dr. Carl Pulfrich, a member of the scientific staff at Carl Zeiss from 1890 to 1927, during which time he directed the design of the first stereo photogrammetric and surveying instruments from Zeiss.

The award recipient will receive a monetary gift of $7,500 (U.S.) and will be presented the distinguished 2005 Carl Pulfrich Award plaque during the 50th annual Photogrammetric Week, Sept. 5-9, 2005, in Stuttgart, Germany. Nominees will be considered on the basis of experience; activities in the field of photogrammetry and remote sensing; and contributions to the advancement of all aspects of the earth imaging field. In addition, applied work involving hardware systems, software solutions or innovative service activities will be considered by the Award Council. Members of the earth imaging, remote sensing and photogrammetric community are encouraged to submit nominations by 5 p.m. (CST) on July 1, 2005.

“It is with great pleasure that I serve as the Chairman of the 2005 Carl Pulfrich Award Council,” said Dr. Mostafa Madani, Chief Photogrammetrist, Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions. “I am proud to honor the memory of one of the founding fathers among the earth imaging community. Carl Pulfrich was a man devoted to expanding the boundaries of photogrammetry during its primal years, helping to lay the foundation for today’s technological achievements among earth imaging professionals.”

For more detailed information on the 2005 Carl Pulfrich Award Program, including nomination guidelines, visit  For more information on Photogrammetric Week 2005, visit  


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