Applying Innovative Technologies in Heritage Science

Applying Innovative Technologies in Heritage Science

George Pavlidis (Athena – Research and Innovation Center in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies, Greece)
Release Date: January, 2020|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 364
ISBN13: 9781799828716|ISBN10: 1799828719|EISBN13: 9781799828723|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2871-6


Heritage science, a cross-disciplinary field of study that emphasizes research on cultural interpretation and management, has seen significant development in recent years. Modern technology has opened new innovations and possibilities for scientific cooperation that produces several benefits that affect multiple aspects of this scientific field.

Applying Innovative Technologies in Heritage Science is a collection of progressive studies on the methods and applications of the technological implications and scientific advancements within heritage and cultural research to bridge the once unbridgeable gap between science and humanities. While highlighting topics including digital archives, cultural data, and chemical documentation, this book is ideally designed for archaeologists, museologists, conservationists, preservationists, librarians, researchers, educators, cultural heritage professionals, academicians, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Chemical Documentation
  • Cultural Data
  • Digital Archives
  • Digitization
  • Heritage Education
  • Interoperability
  • Metadata
  • Ontologies
  • Optical Interpretation
  • Semantics

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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