Interdisciplinary Studies of Ancient Materials from the Mediterranean

Sponsored by Archaeological Research Unit of the University of Cyprus

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Friday, September 19, 2014



The conference is organised in the framework of the multi-partner, European funded, Marie Curie ITN New Archaeological Research Network for Integrating Approaches to ancient material studies (NARNIA), and it will host 57 paper presentations and 25 poster presentations by young researchers and experienced scholars from the Mediterranean, Europe and the United States. The thematic sessions of the conference correspond to the work areas of the NARNIA project and include:


1. The interdisciplinary study of ancient ceramics

2. Ancient and historical glass production and trade

3. Copper metallurgy across the Mediterranean

4. Interdisciplinary assessments of architectural decoration (mosaics, wall-paintings, stone buildings)

5. Dating techniques and the palaeo-environment

6. pXRF application in Archaeology  




Prof. Vasiliki Kassianidou

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