Call for Participation: International School “Geophysics and Remote Sensing For Archaeology” in Pompeii
The School aims at giving the opportunity to scholars, PhD students, researchers and specialists in Geophysics, Remote Sensing and Archaeology to deepen their knowledge and expertise with geophysical and remote sensing techniques for archaeology and cultural heritage documentation and management.
The school consists of lectures and on-field practical work at the prestigious site of Pompei. The course will provide the basics about data collection, processing and interpretation for geophysical techniques (GPR, magnetic, ERT), passive and active remote sensing and low-cost approaches based on the use of UAV.
The course will be held from Monday May 9 to Friday May 13, 2016, and we will foresee lectures/practical work on morning and afternoon (8 hours) for the first four days and only the morning for the last day.
The school is organized by two Institutes of the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, i.e., CNR-IBAM and CNR-IREA, and Soprintendenza Speciale Beni Archeologici Pompei, Ercolano e Stabia.
Registration fee and Participation
The registration fee for the participation is 300 Euros (VAT excluded).
The number of admissible students is about 30.
The fee includes: lecture material, entrance and guided visit in the archaeological area of Pompeii, welcome party, social dinner.
For the participation, please express your interest by sending a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. The participant selection will be done according to the CV and order of arrival of the request.
For more information and a pdf download of the full announcement go to http://www.irea.cnr.it/en/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=577:school-geophysics-and-remote-sensing-for-archaeology