Scientific conference of the Department of Archaeology

Methodology and Archaeometry

DOWNLOAD: PROGRAMME Exhibition Tragovi prošlosti/Traces of the past Book of Abstracts

Wednesday, 2nd December

9:00 - 9:20


Key-note lectures:

9:20 – 9:40

Marta Mileusnić

Department of Mineralogy, Petrology and Mineral resources, Faculty of Mining University of Zagreb, Croatia

Geological materials in archaeological findings


9:45 – 10:05

Michela Spataro

Department of Conservation and Scientific Research, The British Museum, London, UK

Archaeometric analysis of pottery as a tool for in-depth technological and social-economic insights and changes


10:10 – 10:30

Katalin T. Biró

Department of Archaeology, Hungarian National Museum, Budapest, Hungary

The case of Databases: Welcome to the jungle


Coffe break: 10:35 – 10:55

10:55 – 11:15

Miroslav Vuković

Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Accuracy of photogrammetric image based 3D models


11:20 – 11:40

Goran Skelac

Geoarheo d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia

The results of tests on the precision in using UAVs for 3D scanning and animation of achaeological sites


11:45 – 12:05

David Badovinac

Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Possibilities of 3D photogrammetry in documenting of archaeological sites


12:10 – 12:30

Jugoslav Pendić1, Nenad Tasić2, Marko Aleksić3, Andrej Žitňan4, Zuzana Rejdovianová5, Jiří Hrubý6 & Daniel Hlásek7

1Center for Digital Archaeology, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade, Serbia, 2 Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade, Serbia, 3 Central Institute for Conservation in Belgrade, Serbia, 4,5 VIA MAGNA, Martin, Slovakia, 6,7 TerraVerita, Prague, Czech Republic

Surface reconstruction from images - experience from Neolithic site of Vinča


Coffe break: 12:35 – 12:50

12:50 – 13:10

Ján Zachar, Andrej Žitňan & Milan Horňák

Via Magna Ltd., Vrútky, Slovakia

Digital methods of documentation of immovable cultural heritage - limitations and problems


13:15 – 13:35

Andreja Kudelić1, Filomena Sirovica2, Ina Miloglav3 & Dinko Tresić Pavičić4

1 Institute of Archaeology, Zagreb 2 Archaeological Museum in Zagreb, 3Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences University of Zagreb, 4 Kaducej d.o.o., Split; Croatia

Systematic field survey of upper Podravina, Croatia: Methods for collection, storage and analysis of data


13:40 – 14:10

Martina Dubolnić Glavan1, Igor Kulenović2 & Neda Kulenović Ocelić3

1 Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, The Institute for Historical Sciences in Zadar, Croatia,2 Department of Tourism and Communication Studies University of Zadar, Croatia 3 Faculty of Arts University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sites Twice Removed – a Case Study From Dalmatia


14:15 – 14:35

Marko Ceković

iGEON programme, University of Lund, Sweden

Building spatial databases with AutoCAD and open source GIS software: a simple workflow


Coffe break: 14:40 – 14:55

14:55 – 15:15

Ines Krajcar Bronić, Nada Horvatinčić, Jadranka Barešić, Andreja Sironić & Damir Borković

Laboratory for Low-level Radioactivities, Division of Experimental Physics, Ruđer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia

Radiocarbon dating of paper and parchment


15:20 – 15:40

Antonela Barbir1 & Ivor Karavanić2

1 Ambruševa 13/1, Zagreb, Croatia,2Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences University of Zagreb, Croatia

Testing natural vs. human modification of lithics


15:45 – 16:05

Mario Gavranović1 & Mathias Mehofer2

1 Institut für Orientalische und Europäische Archäologie, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Austria,2Vienna Institute for Archaeological Science, Archäologiezentrum, Wien, Austria

Local Forms and regional distributions - metallurgical analysis of Late Bronze objects from Bosnia


General discussion: 16:10


Predrag Novaković & Darja Grosman

Opening of the exhibition Tragovi prošlosti/Traces of the past - ArchaeoLandscapes project (ArcLand).

Thursday, 3rd December

10:00 – 10:20

Jasna Vuković

Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Forming techniques of Early Neolithic pottery: New Evidence from Southern Serbia


10:25 – 10:45

Tino Leleković1 & Branimir Šegvić2

1 Croatian Academy of Science and Arts, Archaeology Department, Croatia, 2 Université de Genève, Section des Sciences de la Terre et de l'environnement, Genève, Suisse

Is archaeometry necessity? Results of the archaeomterical analysis of the samples of Roman fine pottery from Roman Mursa.


10:50 – 11:10

Ivana Ožanić Roguljić

Institute of Archaeology, Zagreb, Croatia

...they eat both barley and millet...(Dio Cassius 49.36, 2–4)


11:15 – 11:35

Andreja Kudelić

Institute for Archaeology, Zagreb, Croatia

Experimental Archaeology – pottery production perspective


Coffe break: 11:40 – 12:10

12:10 – 12:30

Mario Novak1 , Daniel M. Fernandes2,3 , Kendra A. Sirak4 , Ron Pinhasi2

1 Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia, 2 School of Archaeology and Earth Institute, University College Dublin, Ireland, 3 Centro de Investigação em Antropologia e Saúde, Department of Life Sciences, University of Coimbra, Portugal, 4 Department of Anthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA

Improving ancient DNA yields through osteological experimentation: current trends and future implications


12:35 – 12:55

Ivor Janković

Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia

Traditional vs. 3D geometric morphometrics in bioarchaeology: an alternative or complementary approach


13:00 – 13:20

Sanda Vučičić

Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences University of Zagreb, Croatia

Shining a light on death: Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) relevance to the study of historical cancer cases


13:25 – 13:45

Petra Rajić Šikanjić & Zrinka Premužić

Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia

Human cremated remains: forms for analysis and data collection


13:50 – 14:10

Selena Vitezović

Institute of Archaeology, Belgrade, Serbia

Interpreting the use of artefacts from osseous raw materials: some methodological considerations


Closing discussion: 14:15


Afternoon programme:

Visit to Archaeological Museum in Zagreb - conservation and preparation workshop, musem depository and permanent exhibitions

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