• 2014-2019, Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research, Academy of Finland, director Juha Hyyppä/FGI
  • 2013-2016 Unmanned airborne vehicle -based 4D remote sensing for mapping rain forest biodiversity and its change in Brazil. Academy of Finland, coordinator Juha Hyyppä/FGI
  • 2013-2015, Advanced Techniques for Forest Biomass and Biomass Change Mapping Using Novel Combination of Active Remote Sensing Sensors, EU/ESA, coordinator Juha Hyyppä FGI
  • 2013-2014, Sustainable Bioenergy Solutions for Tomorrow (BEST), A joint research program by CLEEN Oy and FIBIC Oy, Tekes. Holopainen & Hyyppä (WP2/Task3): “Airborne laser scanning based bioenergy mapping system”
  • 2011-2014 Science and technology towards precision forestry. M. Holopainen & J. Hyyppä, Academy of Finland
  • 2012-2014 Luonnonvarariskien hallinta paikkatietomenetelmillä (LuhaGeoIT), Hyyppä ym., MMM.
  • 2011-2013 Laser measurement based tree mapping in the Helsinki city forests, M. Holopainen, City of Helsinki.