SESAME Cultural Heritage Day

Europe/Berlin
This will be an online meeting
Description

An online event to promote cultural heritage sciences at the synchrotron radiation facility SESAME.

Registration
Participants
Frank Lehner
    • 8:00 AM 8:15 AM
      Opening


      Welcome
      -- Rolf-Dieter Heuer, President of the SESAME Council
      -- Khaled Toukan, Director General of SESAME
      Goals of the Event by Kirsi Lorentz, The Cyprus Institute

    • 8:15 AM 9:00 AM
      Overview of Cultural Heritage Science using Synchrotron Radiation
      • 8:15 AM
        Overview of Cultural / Natural Heritage Science 20m
      • 8:35 AM
        Synchrotron Radiation and Cultural Heritage 20m
        Speaker: Marine Cotte (tbc) (ESRF)
    • 9:00 AM 9:30 AM
      SESAME and its capabilities
      • 9:00 AM
        Overview of SESAME and its experimental capabilities 30m
        Speaker: Andrea Lausi (Scientific Director of SESAME)
    • 9:30 AM 9:40 AM
      Virtual Coffee Break 10m
    • 9:40 AM 10:40 AM
      Selected Research Highlights in Cultural and Natural Heritage Science

      Four selected research highlights (each 15')

      • 9:40 AM
        Highlight 1: The Elephantine papyri 15m
        Speaker: Heinz-Eberhard Mahnke / Verena Lepper (tbc) (HZB and FU Berlin)
      • 9:55 AM
        Highlight 2: Dead Sea Scrolls (tbc) 15m
      • 10:10 AM
        Highlight 3: Petra ancient wall paintings 15m
        Speaker: Maram Na'es (tbc) (U Jordan)
      • 10:25 AM
        Highlight 4: Archaeomaterials (tbc) 15m
    • 10:40 AM 10:50 AM
      Virtual Coffee Break 10m
    • 10:50 AM 11:50 AM
      Selected Research Highlights in Cultural and Natural Heritage Science

      Four selected research highlights (each 15')

      • 10:50 AM
        Highlight 5: Ancient Glass from Petra Churches (tbc) 15m
      • 11:05 AM
        Hightlight 6: Paleontology 15m
        Speaker: Hesham Sallam (tbc) (Institute of Global Health and Human Ecology, American University in Cairo)
      • 11:20 AM
        Highlight 7: tbc 15m
      • 11:35 AM
        Highlight 8: (Bio)archeological samples 15m
        Speaker: Kirsi Lorentz (The Cyprus Institute)
    • 11:50 AM 12:30 PM
      Statements by selected stakeholders and panel discussion
      • How can we best promote cultural heritage research and foster cooperation
      • How can concrete research ideas advance into projects at SESAME?
      • What are the future steps and perspectives towards an onsite event in 2022 or later?