Laboratory of Ancient Topography

Facility/equipment: Facility

  • Location

    Italy

Description

The Laboratory of Ancient Topography was created to encourage the transfer of technologies and scientific skills and to satisfy as much as possible the requests of external public or private bodies in collaboration and / or agreement, and to offer support to educational activities (exercises) and research of Archaeology and Ancient Topography.
In particular, it deals with:
-design and drafting of Territorial Information Systems dedicated to tangible and intangible Cultural Heritage spread throughout the territory (archaeological maps, archaeological risk, distribution of historical, demographic and historical toponymy phenomena) and WEB-GIS dedicated;
- analysis of images from remote sensing; creation of derived cartography of three-dimensional models of the terrain (DTM, DEM) and predictive models;
- archaeological field researches, prospecting and excavations: localization, georeferencing, instrumental, manual and photogrammetric surveys, high-resolution photographs of archaeological finds.

Details

NameSoftware Z-MAP

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toponymy
topography
cultural heritage
digital terrain model
archaeology
cartography
photograph
digital elevation model
excavation
information system
GIS
remote sensing
laboratory
analysis
public
distribution