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Archaeopress Archaeology


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Computer applications; archaeology; computer sciences; archaeological method; archaeological theory; 3D

Proceedings of the UISPP World Congress

Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1–7 September 2014, Burgos, Spain) 7

The Three Dimensions of Archaeology

Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1–7 September, Burgos, Spain). Volume 7/Sessions A4b and A12

Edited by Hans Kamermans, Wieke de Neef, Chiara Piccoli

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This volume brings together presentations from two sessions organized for the XVII World UISPP Conference: The scientific value of 3D archaeology, and Detecting the Landscape(s).



Foreword to the XVII UISPP Congress Proceedings Series Edition (Luiz Oosterbeek)

The Three Dimensions of Archaeology – Introduction (Hans Kamermans, Chiara Piccoli, Wieke de Neef, Axel G. Posluschny & Roberto Scopigno)

Discussing the obvious or defending the contested: why are we still discussing the ‘scientific value’ of 3D applications in archaeology? (Tijm Lanjouw)

3Di – enhancing the record, extending the returns, 3D imaging from free range photography and its application during excavation (Dominic Powlesland)

Towards 3D GIS. Notes from the 2012 CAA-NL/DE chapter session ‘from 2.5 to 3 spatial dimensions’ (Martijn van Leusen & Serge van Gessel)

Are we there yet? 3D GIS in archaeological research, the case of Tell Sabi Abyad, Syria (Victor Klinkenberg)

Three-dimensional simulation of a fire in a simplified gallery of the Chauvet-Pont-d’Arc cave (Ardèche, France) (Delphine Lacanette, Jean-Christophe Mindeguia, Catherine Ferrier, Evelyne Debard & Bertrand Kervazo)

Using digital photogrammetry to produce 3D models at prehistoric ditched enclosures: Perdigões as a case study (José L. Caro, Víctor Jiménez-Jáimez & José Enrique Márquez-Romero)

3D modeling by digital photogrammetry applied to the Palaeolithic mammoth bone dwelling settlement of Gontsy (Ukraine) (Lioudmila Iakovleva, François Djindjian & Yves Egels)

Archaeology and coastal erosion: monitoring change through 3D digital techniques (Elias López-Romero, Patricia Mañana-Borrazás, Alejandro Güimil-Fariña & Marie Yvane Daire)

Fast 3D recording techniques: a low-cost method for the documentation and analysis of scattered architectural elements as a part of the EMCHAHE project (Patricia Mañana-Borrazás, Rebeca Blanco-Rotea & José Carlos Sánchez-Pardo)

Using airborne laser scanning and historical aerial photos to identify modern age fortifications in the Minho Valley, Northwest Iberian Peninsula (Rebeca Blanco-Rotea, João Fonte, Alejandro Güimil-Fariña & Patricia Mañana-Borrazás)

Devilish details – fine-tuning survey techniques for ephemeral sites (Wieke de Neef & Martijn van Leusen)

Geophysical survey on “El Mazo de la Castañera” (Cantabria, Spain): looking for open-air domestic remains (Eduardo Carmona Ballestero, Cristina Vega Maeso, Oscar López Jiménez & Victoria Martínez Calvo)

Electrical resistivity imaging survey around the caves of the Ojo Guareña Karst complex (Merindad de Sotoscueva, Burgos, Spain) (L. Bermejo, A. I. Ortega, R. Guérin, A. Benito-Calvo, J. M. Parés, M. A. Martín, E. Aracil, U. Maruri & J. A. Porres)