of the

19th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies

held in Vienna, Austria November 2014        ISBN 978-3-200-04167-7

Cover [pdf 11 kB]

Keynote Speech:
Marc GRELLERT | Jochen SCHMID, Germany: Oriental Adventures – The excavations at Tell Halaf – Syria [pdf 1 MB]


Round Table Discussion | New Perspective in authenticity, restoration and characterization of cultural heritage by using new Archaeometric Techniques
Chairs| Recep KARADAĞ / Ali Akın AKYOL / Mahmut AYDIN, Turkey

Ali Akın AKYOL, Turkey: Laboratorıal based Archaeometrıcal Studıes in Turkey [pdf 3.9 MB]
Recep KARADAG, Turkey: Non-destructive Micro-analytical Methods for the Conservation of Textiles from Cultural Heritage [pdf 2.13 MB]



Complex Archaeology meets Complex Technology
Chairs: Wolfgang BÖRNER, Austria | Benjamin DUCKE, Germany | Benno RIDDERHOF, The Netherlands

Irmela HERZOG, Germany: Analysing settlement patterns in the Bergisches Land, Germany [pdf 1.34 MB]
Frederick BAKER, UK: Digitising difference. Storytelling on the rocks: Proto-cinema in Valcamonica, between the 2D and 3D worlds [pdf 278 kB]
Jörg RÄTHER | Eicke SIEGLOFF, Germany: archaeoDox – Information management from the dig into the archive [pdf 282 kB]
Carlo BATTINI, Italy: Augmented Reality applied to the archaeological excavations [pdf 374 kB]
F. GABELLONE | et al., Italy: Methodological Approaches and ICT Solutions for Smart Cities [pdf 1.29 MB]
Giulia DIONISIO | Anna Margherita JASINK, Italy: Usable but not suitable: traditional versus new technological display. The Aegean Collection in the National Archaeological Museum of Florence [pdf 362 kB]
Josef GSPURNING | Susanne LAMM | Patrick MARKO | Wolfgang SULZER | Susanne TIEFENGRABER, Austria: Geospatial Technologies for Investigating Roman Settlement Structures in the Noric-Pannonian Borderland – Selected Aspects of a New Research Project [pdf 2.9 MB]


Rubble, Ruins and Reading, specific approaches in analysis – Trying to let the remains telling the story
Chairs: Stefano COLUMBU / Giorgio VERDIANI, Italy

Mirco PUCCI, Italy: Photogrammetry of the Microcosms: investigating the landscape of single stones to create bases of knowledge [pdf 5.36 MB]
Stefano COLUMBU | Giorgio VERDIANI, Italy: The church of St. Saturnino in Cagliari, Sardinia, reading the levels of history through the use of digital survey and the petrophysical study of materials [pdf 1.07 MB]
Maria Teresa BARTOLI, Italy: The unusual shape of Palazzo Vecchio in Florence [pdf 1.62 MB]
Stefano COLUMBU | Antonio CAZZANI | Alessandro RUGGIERI, Italy: Relations between static-structural aspects, construction phases and building materials of San Saturnino Basilica (Cagliari, Italy) [pdf 880 kB]
Alessandro MERLO | et al., Italy: The fortified settlement of Bivignano. Computer graphic tools in analysis and its representation [pdf 1.03 MB]
Alberto VIRDIS | Rossana MARTORELLI | Lorenzo TANZINI | Fabio PINNA | Stefano COLUMBU | Marco MARCHI | Fabio SITZIA| Marcella PALOMBA, Italy: Romanesque and territory. The construction materials of Sardinian medieval churches: new approaches to the valorization, conservation and restoration [pdf 1.19 MB]
Stefano COLUMBU | Marco MARCHI | Marcella PALOMBA | Fabio SITZIA, Italy: Alteration of stone materials on Sardinian medieval monuments: physical, chemical and petrographic analysis for their restoration and preservation [pdf 295 kB]
Luca CIPRIANI | Filippo FANTINI; Italy: Ravenna’s Archaeological Heritage: technique integration for accurate documentation through 3D digital models [pdf 731 kB]

The State of 3D Modeling of Cultural Heritage in the Age of Augmented Reality, Xbox Kinect, UAVs, and the Oculus Rift
Chairs: Gabriele GUIDI, Italy | Bernard FRISCHER, USA

Perla GIANNI-FALVO, Italy : Augmented Reality in museums: Design and evaluation with cognitive technologies [pdf 1.18 MB]
Adele MAGNELLI, Italy: Use of Oculus Rift for an immersive “time-shift” experience in the Medieval Ages [pdf 565 kB]
Takehiko NAGAKURA | Woong-ki SUNG, USA: Ramalytique: Augmented Reality in Architectural Exhibitions [pdf 1.48 MB]

Archaeological Field Survey and Prospection: Interpretation and Analysis
Chair: Willem BEEX,  The Netherlands

Willem BEEX, The Netherlands: Archaeological Field Survey and Prospection: Interpretation and Analysis. [pdf 1.62 MB]
Francesco Uliano SCELZA, Italy: The GIS of the territory of Poseidonia-Paestum [pdf 1.55 MB]
Marilena COZZOLINO | Federica FASANO, Italy: The Latin Colony of Aesernia: integrated researches related to urban geo-archaeology realized through a combined use of historical sources, archaeological survey, 3D photogrammetric reconstructions and non invasive geophysical prospections [pdf 1.26 MB]
Marilena COZZOLINO | Elisa DI GIOVANNI, Italy: Geophysical Prospection applied to the historical Centers [pdf 1.82 MB]

Processing old/old fashioned excavations-a useful struggle for information?
Chairs: Ingeborg GAISBAUER / Christoph OELLERER, Austria

David BIBBY, Germany: Ludwig Leiner’s Last Laugh [pdf 1.55 MB]
Christoph BLESL | Ingeborg GAISBAUER | Doris SCHÖN, Austria: Reset and Start – The reanalysis and new presentation of an old excavation in Vienna’s historical and topographical core [pdf 770 kB]
Liisa SEPPÄNEN, Finland: Is the output worth of input? Estimating the value of past excavations for new information [pdf 864 kB]

“Analysing the Dead” – Archaeological anthropological and forensic recording and analysis of human/animal remains.
Chairs: David BIBBY, Germany / Ann DEGRAEVE, Belgium / Karen WILTSCHKE-SCHROTTA, Austria/ Raphaël PANHUYSEN, The Netherlands

Amanda MURPHY, UK: Lost, But Not Alone: Burial records as a means of determining absolute taphonomic loss by age in cemetery populations [pdf 219 kB]
Emilie PEREZ, France: Ages of children and burial rites:  Evolution of child graves organization in medieval cemeteries [pdf 1.12 MB]
John P. ZEITLER, Germany: Crisscross orientation in a late medieval and early modern cemetery in Nürnberg: facts and interpretations [coming soon… ]
Claudia Maria MELISCH | Peter RAUXLOH | Natasha POWERS | Ines GARLISCH, Germany / UK: Medieval space and population [pdf 868 kB]
Filipa NETO | Ana Lema SEABRA, Portugal: What to do with data: Portuguese information system for anthropological and funerary data [pdf 580 kB]
Cristina Cruz | Filipa NETO | Ana Lema SEABRA, Portugal: Piecing together terminology in bioarcheology: defining concepts [pdf 284 kB]
Ilse TIMPERMAN, UK: Continuity and Discontinuity in Burial Practices of the Early Niche Grave Population of Yanghai in the Turfan Basin [pdf 2.4 MB]
Petra RAJIĆ ŠIKANJIĆ | Daria LOŽNJAK DIZDAR, Croatia: Creating the database of Urnfield burials from northern Croatia [pdf 125 kB]

UAV4urban_archaeology: Recording archaeological sites and monuments with UAVs
Chairs: Marco BLOCK-BERLITZ / Benjamin DUCKE, Germany / Peter DORNINGER / Christian BRIESE, Austria

Christof SCHUBERT, Germany: Multicopters – an everyday documentation tool for archaeologists? [pdf 2.48 MB]

Chairs: Michael DONEUS / Benjamin STANGL, Austria

Angela MANCUSO | Andrea PASQUALI, Italy: Different ways lead to different results? Experiences on modern photogrammetric surveying of Cultural Heritage subjects [pdf 1.15 MB]
Jonas BRUSCHKE | Markus WACKER, Germany: A new digital documentation tool for the 3D-reconstruction process [pdf 325 kB]
Nermine Mahmoud SHOUKRY, Egypt: Documentation and Preservation of historical Cairo Cultural Heritage and its relation to urban tourism through the use of New Technologies [pdf 1.58 MB]

Poster Presentation
Category: New Technologies | Chair: Peter DORNINGER, Austria

Irmela HERZOG, Germany | Alden YÉPEZ , Ecuador: Analyzing Patterns of Movement and of settlement in the East-Andean Mountains of Ecuador [pdf 1.33 MB]
Giada CERRI | Federica CORSINI, Italy: Digital reconstruction and analysis of the Nari’s monument in Florence, a Bartolomeo Ammannati’s statue from the St. Annunziata church to the Bargello national museum [pdf 1.73 MB]
Gerald RAAB, Austria: Aerial Survey in Hamadab & Meroe region 2014 – Republic of the Sudan [pdf 748 kB]
Herwig ZEINER | Silvia RUSSEGGER, Austria: Use of Near Field Communication in Culture 2.0 [pdf 257 kB]
Francesca RAFANELLI, Italy: The complex of St. Daniel in Göreme, Cappadocia (WINNER of the 6th Poster-Award) [pdf 2.91 MB]
Paolo FORMAGLINI | Filippo GIANSANTI, Italy: The “Banuelo” at the ancient entrance of Granada, survey and analysis in a fully digital approach [pdf 503 kB]
Giacomo DI GIACOMO | Giuseppe SCARDOZZI, Italy: A GIScloud system for knowledge, data sharing and management: urban archaeology and smart city solutions for culture and tourism in Lecce (Apulia, Italy) [pdf 1.76 MB]

Category: Cultural Heritage | Chair: Christian BRIESE, Austria

Andrea ALIPERTA | Carlo GIRA, Italy: The Curch of Meryem Ana in Göreme, Cappadocia. New life in prototyping and augmented reality [pdf 2.39 MB]
Tatiana PIGNATALE | Andrea LEONARDI, Italy: Intangible Heritage, fairy tales and myths, structure for a research about the underground popular imagination and its link to architecture and archaeology [pdf 459 kB]
Jacopo BARDI, Italy: Diagnosis of the theatrical Cultural Heritage in Florence [pdf 1.33 MB]
Andrea SICHI | et al., Italy: S. Johannes in Jerusalem Church: a disclosed mystery? Analysis of constructive technology for the knowledge of the monument [pdf 1.22 MB]
Anna Margherita JASINK | Panaiotis KRUKLIDIS, Italy: The Gallery and the Town: the Florentine Bronze Age Aegean and
Cypriote Collections beyond the Museum walls [pdf 2.12 MB]
Stéphane GIRAUDEAU | Valentina FANTINI | Jacopo DE PAOLA, Italy:  ”Abandoned Art Nouveau as a research tool: comparing two different methods“ [pdf 1.36 MB]