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Eleftheria Paliou

Call for papers: CAA 2015 session “Formal approaches to visibility analysis in ancient architectural spaces and cultural landscapes”

The next CAA International conference will take place in Siena, between March 30th and April 3rd 2015. As always, the CAA conference is expected to be an informative, stimulating, and entertaining not-to-be- missed event for all those interested in computer applications in archaeology.  The program features many great sessions focusing on a variety of different technologies. Among others a session on formal approaches to visibility analysis will be organised by Giacomo Landeschi and me.

A new free online course on Roman Archaeology and Digital Technologies

Registration for the free online course on the “Archaeology of Portus: exploring the lost harbour of Ancient Rome” is now open! The online course is the new exciting project of the University of Southampton and promises to be a fascinating experience for those interested in Roman Archaeology and the application of digital technologies to the study of Roman sites. More details you can find at the project’s  website.

Arcland-CAAGR workshop grants

There are still grants available to attend a CAA GR workshop on 3D recording technologies for fieldwork and artefacts. The grants are offered by CAA GR in collaboration with Archaeolandscapes network. A limited number of grants will be offered to eligible students and scholars that cover registration fees, accommodation (2 nights), travel expenses to Crete (Rethymno) and daily reimbursement (up to a maximum of 500 Euros per grant).

The call for papers for the CAA GR 2014 conference is now open!

I am very happy to announce that the call for papers for the first CAA GR conference is now open! The CAA GR 2014 conference (Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology – Greek chapter) will be held at the Institute of Mediterranean Studies at Rethymno, Crete from Friday 7th to  Saturday 8th March 2014. You can find instructions on abstract submission on the official website of the conference. Abstract submission deadline: 1st November 2013.

“Ammaia I: A Romano-Lusitanian townscape revealed”

A new book that summarises the most important results of the Radio-past project has now been published. The volume presents many interesting ways of interpreting Roman towns using non-destructive survey methods, and is the outcome of the combined efforts of a multi-disciplinary and international team  of archaeologists, geophysicists and geoarchaeologists.

Eleftheria Paliou 2013-02-25 15:21:34

Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction created by fusing terrestrial laser scanning, electrical resistivity tomography and seismic refraction tomography data. Very nice work from the colleagues at the Geography Department in Heidelberg! The journal article describing the creation of the model is available here.

Radio-Past Colloquium

The Radio-Past closing event will take place in Ghent, Belgium between 15-17 January, 2013. The preliminary program is out and inlcudes many interesting presentations on geoarchaeology, remote sensing and geophysical survey! Have a look here: Radio-Past website: http://www.radiopast.

CAA GR – Call for membership

———————————————————————- The Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA) is an international organization that brings together a range of scholars, specialists and experts in the fields of archaeology, history, cultural heritage, digital scholarship, GIS, mathematics, semantic web and informatics with an interest in interdisciplinary...

CAA 2013 Perth

  On behalf of the Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology CAA 2013 Conference ‘Across Space and Time’, which will be held at the University Club of Western Australia in Perth, Australia on 25-28 March 2013,  we  would like to invite you to attend the session “Three-dimensional computational analysis and simulation in archaeological research”.

Euromed 2012

The Euromed 2012 conference (28th October  -3rd November , Lemesos, Cyprus) promises to be a very exciting and stimulating event with more than  350 papers on  interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary research on tangible and intangible Cultural Heritage and the use of cutting edge technologies for the protection, restoration, preservation, massive digitalization, documentation and presentation of the Cultural Heritage content. Click here to learn more about the conference http://www.

training workshop: 3D visualisation

Dear all, I would just like to bring to your attention the following training workshop: Third  Specialization  Forum “3D VISUALIZATION FOR THE STUDY AND MANAGEMENT OF COMPLEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES” Carnuntum (Hainburg – Austria) 2nd – 7th July 2012 Registration fee: As the teaching staff is partially financed by the EC, participation costs will be limited to: EURO 320, including didactic materials, accommodation (in double rooms) and meals (full board) in hotels in the village of...

CAA 2012 session

The list of sessions for the CAA2012 conference in Southampton (26-29 March 2012) ( has recently been published: This is expected to be a great conference with many papers representing the state of the art in computer applications and quantitative methods in archaeology.