Friday, June 5, 2009

*Digital Classicist/ICS Work in Progress Seminar, Summer 2009*

*Digital Classicist/ICS Work in Progress Seminar, Summer 2009*

Fridays at 16:30 in STB3/6 (Stewart House), Senate House, Malet
Street, London, WC1E 7HU
(NB: July 17th seminar in British Library, 96 Euston Rd, NW1 2DW)

June 5 Bart Van Beek (Leuven)
'Onomastics and Name-extraction in Graeco-Egyptian Papyri'

June 12 Philip Murgatroyd (Birmingham)
'Starting out on the Journey to Manzikert: Agent-based modelling
and Mediaeval warfare logistics'

June 19 Gregory Crane (Perseus Project, Tufts)
'No Unmediated Analysis: Digital services constrain and enable
both traditional and novel tasks'

June 26 Marco B├╝chler & Annette Loos (Leipzig)
'Textual Re-use of Ancient Greek Texts: A case study on Plato's works'

July 3 Roger Boyle & Kia Ng (Leeds)
'Extracting the Hidden: Paper Watermark Location and Identification'

July 10 Cristina Vertan (Hamburg)
'Teuchos: An Online Knowledge-based Platform for Classical Philology'

July 17 Christine Pappelau (Berlin) *NB: in British Library*
'Roman Spolia in 3D: High Resolution Leica 3D Laser-scanner meets
ancient building structures'

July 24 Elton Barker (Oxford)
'Herodotos Encoded Space-Text-Imaging Archive'

July 31 Leif Isaksen (Southampton)
'Linking Archaeological Data'

August 7 Alexandra Trachsel (Hamburg)
'An Online Edition of the Fragments of Demetrios of Skepsis'


We are inviting both students and established researchers involved in
the application of the digital humanities to the study of the ancient
world to come and introduce their work. The focus of this seminar
series is the interdisciplinary and collaborative work that results
at the interface of expertise in Classics or Archaeology and Computer

The seminar will be followed by wine and refreshments.

For more information please contact,,,
or, or see the seminar website at

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