Reconstructing Ancient Worlds
Extraordinary growth of information and digital technologies in archaeology raises urgent new questions about research methodology, knowledge and dissemination of culture. Technologies of 3D acquisition and representation - computer vision, photogrammetry, laser scanning - create information with a complexity unimaginable a few years ago. Course explores multidisciplinary issues, methods and technologies in virtual and cyber archaeology and reconstruction of the past. Examines methodology of archaeological research, digital integrated technologies, virtual archaeology, archaeological excavation, virtual reality, archaeological and anthropological landscapes. One course.