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Sunday, October 12th  (optional)

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.                  “Traces of the Past” Remote Sensing Exhibit Opening Smith Warehouse Bay 10, Second Floor

Monday, October 13th  

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.                  Breakfast and Registration Schiciano Lobby

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.                  Welcome Schiciano A Sally Kornbluth, Provost, Duke University Mary T. Boatwright, Chair, Department of Classical Studies, Duke University Tom Katsouleas, Dean, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University Maurizio Forte, Conference Chair

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.                Keynote Schiciano A

“From a radiography of the past to a new archaeological diagnosis of  sites and landscapes” Frank Vermeulen, University of Ghent

10:00 – 1:00 p.m.               Morning Paper Sessions  

Session 1: Remote Sensing I (7 papers) Schiciano A             Chair:  David Cowley

  • 10:00         “Large Scale Geomagnetic Surveys in Archaeology.” Rainer Komp, German Archaeological Institute
  • 10:20         “CASTLE3D - A Computer aided system for labeling archaeological excavations in 3D.” Hamidreza Houshiar, Jacobs University
  • 10:40         “Integration of Multiproxy Landscape and Climate Data with Hyper- and Multi-Spectral Satellite Imagery for the Analysis of Landscape Change.” William Middleton, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • 11:00         “Is the Relationship between Surface and subsurface temperate is a key for Archeological studies?” Seyed Kazem Alavipanah, University of Tehran
  • 11:20         “A Non-Destructive Remote Sensing Project Testing of Geoarchaeology Radar In South Texas.” Rolando Silva, University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley
  • 11:40         “Tracing the Traditional Water Systems known as Karez in Southern Afghanistan.” Phillip Stinson, University of Kansas    
  • 12:00         “A Collaborative Multi - Sensor Approach to Interpreting the Landscape at House in the Horseshoe, Sanford, North Carolina.” Jacob Turner, University of North Carolina at Greensboro      

Session 2:  Integrated Technologies I (8 papers) Schiciano B      Chair:  Stefano Campana

  • 10:00       “Viewshed Analysis at Multiple Scales: GIS Methods on the Medieval Iberian Frontier Landscape and 3D Intervisibility at a Reconstructed Fortress-Monastery.” Edward Triplett, University of Virginia   
  • 10:20       “Terrestrial Laser Scanning at Çatalhöyük: New Methodologies, Results, and Research Perspectives.” Nicola Lercari, Duke University  
  • 10:40       “Using Orthophotography and photogrammetry in Preventive Archaeology, methods and limits. The case of Quincieux Grange Rouge site near Lyon (France).” Bertrand Moulin, INRAP
  • 11:00       “Terrestrial Laser Scanning and Unmanned Aerial Systems to Investigate Historical Rice Cultivation at Wormsloe Historic Site.” Alessandro Pasqua, University of Georgia  
  • 11:20       “The Simbolic Landscape of Archaeological Zone of El Tajín, Veracruz; México.” Patricia Castillo, Insituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia  
  • 11:40       “Bosutswe Landscapes: Defining Early African Towns through Spatial Archaeometry.” Eileen Ernenwein, East Tennessee State University  
  • 12:00       “Getting Closer to Iron Age through Remote Sensing--Investigations in eastern Austrian pre-Alpine landscapes.” Martin Fera, University of Vienna     
  • 12:20       “Archaeology in the Age of Supercomputing.” Devin White, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

10:00 – 12:00              Workshop 1 Teer 115

Archaeological Applications of Airborne Laserscanning with Rachel Opitz, University of Arkansas

*a/v projector with power for independent computers

1:00 – 2:00                  Lunch and Demos Fitzpatrick Center Atrium

2:00 – 2:45                  Keynote Schiciano A

“Prospects for Immersive Virtual Reality and Telepresence for Archaeology” Henry Fuchs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

3:00 – 6:00                  Afternoon Paper Sessions Schiciano A

Session 1:  Remote Sensing II (5 papers) (Schiciano Auditorium A)                  Chair:  David Cowley

  • 3:00           “Remote Sensing Amerindian archaeology in the Caribbean – Methods and Practice.” Till Sonnemann, Leiden University  
  • 3:20           “A Long Walk in the Italian Countryside: Large-scale geophysical prospection in rural and urban contexts in central Italy.” Stefano Campana, University of Cambridge        
  • 3:40           “Investigating Late Bronze Age urban landscapes on Cyprus using terrestrial and aerial remote sensing.” Kevin Fisher, University of British Columbia

4:00 – 4:30 Coffee Break - Schiciano Lobby

  • 4:30           “Remote Sensing as a Method of Promoting Group Identity: Rediscovering Edinburg’s African-American Cemetery.” Rolando Silva, University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley  
  • 4:50           “Container and contents: analogies and senses of the past in the museum.” Alicia Jiménez, Duke University
  • 5:10           "Remote Sensing and Mapping for Spiro Mounds:  Landscape Analyses at Multiple Scales."  Jami Lockhart, Arkansas Archaeological Survey  

Session 2:  Integrated Technologies II (8 papers) (Schiciano B)      Chair:  Stefano Campana

  • 3:00           “Combining Multispectral Satellite Imagery and LiDAR in Archaeological Site Prospection: A Case Study in Honduras.” Daniel Thompson, Archaeological Modeling International        
  • 3:20           “New Approaches to the Polysensing Environment.” Bill Seaman, Duke University  
  • 3:40           “A Dynamic Study of Multi-scale Space Monitoring on the Great Wall and Surrounding Environment.” Chuansheng Liu, Institute of Remote sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

4:00 – 4:30 Coffee Break – Schiciano Lobby

  • 4:30           “Documenting the past: the use of digital technologies for intra-site archaeological documentation.” Nicolo Dell'Unto, Lund University  
  • 4:50           “From the Field to the Classroom: Developing Pedagogy in Digital Humanities.” Chad Keller, Savannah College of Art and Design  
  • 5:10           “Spatial Study of 'Chandhore' in India's western Ghats -- Using Ethno-historic study and Sculptural details as complimentary factors to spatial techniques.” Pallavee Gokhale, Symantec  
  • 5:30           “From Data to Experience: Integrating Multiple Datasets to Create an Immersive Representation of Ancient Tiwanaku.” James Wesolowski, University of Arkansas           
  • 5:50           “The Computational Research on the Ancient Near East (CRANE) Project: Large-scale Data Integration, Analysis, and Modeling in the Orontes Watershed.” Stephen Batiuk, University of Toronto

3:00 – 5:00                  ECAI Workshop Teer 203

Place: Context, Analytics, Imaging Lewis Lancaster, University of California at Berkeley, ECAI

3:00 – 6:00                  NASA Workshop Teer 115

Archaeology as Earth Science:  A NASA Perspective Ronald Blom, Douglas Comer, Will Megarry, Till Sonnemann, Bryce Davenport

6:30 – 7:00 p.m.         Transportation to Nasher Museum for Reception Science Drive Circle

7:00 – 8:30                 Welcome Reception—Nasher Museum of Art Duke Jazz Band                                                          

8:30 p.m.                     Transportation to the Hilton Garden Inn & Bryan Center at Duke


Tuesday, October 14th

8:30 – 9:15                  Breakfast Schiciano Lobby

9:15 – 10:00                Keynote Schiciano A

“Prospecting Archaeological Landscapes – State-of-the-art in remote sensing and geophysical prospection” Wolfgang Neubauer, University of Vienna

10:00 – 1:00                Morning Paper Sessions

Session 1:  Virtual Reality and 3D Modeling I (5 papers) Schiciano A                  Chair:  Alonzo Addison

  • 10:00         “A methodological approach for the 3D reconstruction of the medium Tiber Valley landscape in the Orientalizing period.” Eva Pietroni, CNR  
  • 10:20         “Reshaping Remote Sensing and Virtual Reality at Çatalhöyük.” Maurizio Forte, Duke University  
  • 10:40         “Integrated Approaches: Combining SFM and scene-level modeling for data exploration, interpretation and publication of the excavations at Gabii (Italy).” Rachel Opitz, University of Arkansas  
  • 11:00         “DigUB: using 4D modeling to address archaeological questions in a prehistoric open-air archaeological site. 'Ubeidiya, Israel, as a case study.” Miriam Belmaker, University of Tulsa            
  • 11:20         “The ancient salt marsh landscape of the Venice lagoon.” Sophia Sennett, Duke University           

Session 2:  GIS and Sensing (7 papers) Schiciano B      Chair:  Heather Richards-Rissetto

  • 10:00         “Graeco-Roman Astro-Architecture?: The Temples of Pompeii.” Vance Tiede, Astro-Archaeology Surveys  
  • 10:20         “Analysis of Sasanian Settlement Pattern in the Intermontane Plain and Valleys of Farsan, Iran.” Hossein Habibi, Bu-Ali Sina University     
  • 10:40         “Remote Archaeological Survey at Polygon of Protection of “El Tajín”, Veracruz, México.” Guadalupe Zetina-Gutierrez, Insituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia  
  • 11:00         “Community, Land, and Water: A Critical Look at 3,500 Years of Human Settlement in the Basin of Mexico.” John Millhauser, North Carolina State University        
  • 11:20         “Testing predictive models for paleontological site location in the Eocene of Wyoming.” Robert Anemone, University of North Carolina at Greensboro  
  • 11:40         “Identifying Use of Lands, Territories and Movements in Maya Signoury of Palenque, Chiapas; México.” Guadalupe Zetina-Gutierrez, Insituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia  
  • 12:00         "3D-GIS in Pompeii: an exploratory approach to the study of insula V 1." Nicolo Dell'Unto, Lund University   

10:00 – 1:00                Workshop 1 Teer 203

Hands on Open Source GIS Scott Madry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

10:00 – 12:00              Workshop 2 Teer 115

GIS and Data Integration for Archaeological Surveying Data   Axel Posluschny, ARCLAND

1:00 – 2:00                  Lunch and Demos Fitzpatrick Center Atrium

2:00 – 2:45                  KeynoteSchiciano A

“Measuring the Face of the Past and Facing its Measurement” William (Fred) Limp, University of Arkansas  

3:00 – 6:30                   Afternoon Paper Sessions

Session 1:  Virtual Reality and 3D Modeling II (6 papers) Schiciano A      Chair:  Alonzo Addison/Maurizio Forte

  • 3:00           “Remembering and forgetting: the addition and subtraction of object context by using 3D printing.” Peter Brugger, University of Southampton  
  • 3:20           “The Livia's Villa Reloaded project.” Eva Pietroni, CNR  
  • 3:40           “A Head of Our Times: Re-Imagining the Heads of the Brummer Collection with Real-Time 3D Face Scanning.” Chris Tralie and Amanda Lazarus, Duke University 

4:00 – 4:30 Coffee Break – Schiciano Lobby

  • 4:30           “The Regium@Lepidi 2200th Project.” Nevio Danelon, Duke University  
  • 4:50           “Techniques and Applications for a virtual Simulation of the agora of Segesta.” Riccardo Olivito, Scuola Normale Superiore  
  • 5:10           “Visualizing Socio-Environmental Landscape Dynamics: A Case Study from Copan, Honduras.” Heather Richards-Rissetto, University of Nebraska- Lincoln

Session 2:  Lidar Applications (9 papers) Schiciano B     Chair:  Rachel Opitz

  • 3:00           “New Perspectives on Purepecha Urbanism Through the Use of LiDAR.” Christopher Fisher, Colorado State University  
  • 3:20           “LiDAR at Angamuco, moving beyond visual interpretation in the use of LiDAR.” Stephen Leisz, Colorado State University  
  • 3:40           “Modeling Archaeological Landscapes in Peru with Ground based LiDAR.” Patrick Williams, The Field Museum and University of Illinois

4:00 – 4:30 Coffee Break

  • 4:30           “A methodology for using ALS data for reconstruction of historic road networks.” Willem Vletter, University of Vienna    
  • 4:50           “Robot Meets History” Dorit Borrmann, University of Würzburg
  • 5:10           “Integrating terrestrial and airborne lidar with structure from motion photogrammetry for documenting industrial heritage landscapes in the Central Appalachians.” Charles Yuill, West Virginia University  
  • 5:30           “Application of LIDAR ground-surface surveying technology to surface survey of topographically complex urban settlements: Tell es-Safi/Gath, Israel” Deland Wing, University of Manitoba      
  • 5:50           "Terrestrial Lidar and GPR investigations into the Third Line of Battle at Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, Guilford County, North Carolina." Stacy Curry, University of North Carolina at Greensboro  
  • 6:10           “La Aplicación de Nueva tecnología como LiDAR y Fotografía Aérea como una Línea de Barrido en el Sito Arqueológico de El Tajín, Veracruz, México.” Krassimir Iankov, Sistemas Avanzados y Proyectos  
  • 6:30           "The Use of LiDAR to Detect New Settlements in the Mosquitia, Honduras" Christopher Fisher, Colorado State University

Session 3:  Geophysics (8 papers) Teer 203      Chair:  Wolfgang Neubauer

  • 3:00         “Ground-Penetrating Radar, Magnetometry, and Excavations at the  Mississippian Pile Mound Site, Upper Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee, USA.” Jeremy Menzer, East Tennessee State University
  • 3:20         “Applications of acoustic, magnetometric and topographic submarines devices for an underwater archaeological method research in preventive archaeology.” Philippe Pelgas, INRAP  
  • 3:40         “Archaeological Compounds at the Southern Brazilian Coast” Tiago Attorre, University of São Paulo

4:00 Coffee Break

  • 4:30           “Large-Area Magnetic Gradient Survey at Native American Earthwork Sites in Ohio, USA.” Jarrod Burks, Ohio Valley Archaeology, Inc.  
  • 4:50           “Alcatraz in 3D: Terrestrial laser scanning and subsurface ground-penetrating radar reconstruction of the prison and Civil War era historic fortifications at “The Rock”.” Timothy de Smet, Texas A&M University  
  • 5:10           “Using Ground-Penetrating Radar to Study Sites in the American Southwest: New Approaches to An Old Method.” Jennie Sturm, University of New Mexico  
  • 5:30           “An integrated archaeological prospection and excavation approach at the Neolithic circular ditch system in Hornsburg, Austria.” Jakob Kainz, University of Vienna  
  • 5:50           “Ground Penetrating Radar prospections at complex archaeological sites: good practice for the 3D archaeological documentation of the subsurface features.” Valeria Poscetti, University of Vienna

6:30 – 7:00 p.m.         Transportation to Sarah P. Duke Gardens for Dinner Science Drive Circle

7:00 – 9:00                   Social Dinner at Sarah P. Duke Gardens


Wednesday, October 15th

8:30 – 9:30                  Breakfast and “Traces of the Past” Remote Sensing Exhibit                                     Smith Bay 10

9:30 – 12:30                Morning Paper Sessions The Garage

Session 1:  Cultural Resource Management (4 papers) Smith Bay 10       Chair:  Maurizio Forte

  • 9:30           “Magnetometry and its use in the Bakken Oilfield.” Timothy Dodson, KLJ  
  • 9:50           “Where the Shovel Can’t Go: Using Near Surface Geophysics for Section 106 and Section 110 Compliance at Large, Complex Archaeological Sites.” Shawn Patch, New South Associates, Inc.  
  • 10:10         “Ethics for Archaeologists Using Remotely Sensed Imagery in War-Torn Landscapes: A Case Study in Southern Afghanistan.” Anna Wieser, University of Kansas  
  • 10:30         "Multi-granular method for retrieving digital Tangkha images" Chuansheng Liu, Institute of Remote sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

Session 2:  Aerial Photography and Drones (8 papers) The Garage      Chair:  Axel Posluschny

  • 9:30           “The Aerial Bombing of Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, France: A re-analysis based on contemporary aerial reconnaissance photography and field surveys.” Richard Burt, Auburn University  
  • 9:50           “The CRO Flies On: Locations and Landscapes in American History and Prehistory.” Tommy Hailey, Northwestern State University of Louisiana  
  • 10:10         “3D Recording in the Documentation of Archaeological Excavations.” Stefano Campana, University of Cambridge  
  • 10:50         “Methods and Techniques of UAV Based Cliff Painting Investigation In Complex Terrains——Using the Zuo Jiang Cliff Painting as An Example.” Li Zhe, Tianjin University  
  • 11:10         “Visualization of Archaeological Sites and Landscapes along the Missouri River Using Historical Aerial Photographs and Digital Photogrammetry” Adam Wiewel, University of Arkansas  
  • 11:30         “UAV-based aerial thermography and archaeological geophysics at the Collins Mound site, Arkansas.” Stephanie Sullivan, University of Arkansas  
  • 11:50         “Pre- and proto-historic anthropogenic landscape modifications in Siem Reap province (Cambodia) as seen through satellite imagery.” Kasper Hanus, University of Sydney

9:30 – 12:00                Workshop 1  Robertson Scholars Board Room

Survey and Measurement on Excavation - New Perspectives on Traditional Metrics, Rachel Opitz, University of Arkansas

11:00 – 12:30              Workshop 2  FHI Conference Room

The Digital Heritage Federation - The needs and requirements of a new professional association in this cross-disciplinary domain, plus planning for DH2015

12:30                            Lunch and “Traces of the Past” Remote Sensing Exhibit The Garage

End of Conference