Archaeo-Informatics

Call for Papers: Archaeo-Informatics 2024 “Use and Challenges of AI in Archaeology”

Artificial Intelligence is going to change, or has already changed, many areas of archaeological research. Keywords related to archaeology and AI are data management, big data, automatic classification of artefact analyses, or robotics in the field. Methods and tasks that are already in daily use in archaeological projects. But with all the potential, this technology […]

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Spring Tour 2024: Von Handel und Wandel: Eminönü und Karaköy als Traditionelle Wirtschaftszentren Istanbuls

Our spring tours go on! This Saturday, Prof. Dr. Felix Pirson will talk about “Handel und Wandel – Eminönü und Karaköy als traditionelle Wirtschaftszentren Istanbuls”. Graphic: M. Kinzel The tour will take place on Saturday, 04 May at 15:00 in German. The meeting point is at Belediye Çay Bahçesi (between Mısır Çarşısı and Hatice Turhan […]

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Lecture: PAST AND PRESENT RESEARCH ON THE LATE BRONZE AGE AND EARLY IRON AGE IN NORTHWESTERN AZERBAIJAN

In the mid-19th century, economic interests in the Lesser Caucasus laid the foundations for archaeological research into the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age of north-western Azerbaijan, also known as the Xocalı-Gədəbəy culture. Since then, research into this period has continued through annual archaeological expeditions and individual scholars’ initiatives. Large-scale excavations have been conducted […]

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Lecture: TSUNAMIS, VOLCANIC ASHES AND A VICTIM OF LATE BRONZE AGE THERA ERUPTION DISCOVERED AT ÇEŞME – BAĞLARARASI (TÜRKİYE)

Disasters, whether natural or anthropogenic, can be drivers of landscape and cultural change. The Late Bronze Age Thera eruption was one of the largest natural disasters witnessed in human history. Its impact, consequences, and timing, have dominated the discourse of ancient Mediterranean studies for nearly a century. A well-preserved volcanic ash layer and chaotic destruction […]