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
    • 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

    • Overview of Cultural Heritage Science using Synchrotron Radiation
      • 1
        Overview of Cultural / Natural Heritage Science
      • 2
        Synchrotron Radiation and Cultural Heritage
        Speaker: Marine Cotte (tbc) (ESRF)
    • SESAME and its capabilities
      • 3
        Overview of SESAME and its experimental capabilities
        Speaker: Andrea Lausi (Scientific Director of SESAME)
    • 9:30 AM
      Virtual Coffee Break
    • Selected Research Highlights in Cultural and Natural Heritage Science

      Four selected research highlights (each 15')

      • 4
        Highlight 1: The Elephantine papyri
        Speaker: Heinz-Eberhard Mahnke / Verena Lepper (tbc) (HZB and FU Berlin)
      • 5
        Highlight 2: Dead Sea Scrolls (tbc)
      • 6
        Highlight 3: Petra ancient wall paintings
        Speaker: Maram Na'es (tbc) (U Jordan)
      • 7
        Highlight 4: Archaeomaterials (tbc)
    • 10:40 AM
      Virtual Coffee Break
    • Selected Research Highlights in Cultural and Natural Heritage Science

      Four selected research highlights (each 15')

      • 8
        Highlight 5: Ancient Glass from Petra Churches (tbc)
      • 9
        Hightlight 6: Paleontology
        Speaker: Hesham Sallam (tbc) (Institute of Global Health and Human Ecology, American University in Cairo)
      • 10
        Highlight 7: tbc
      • 11
        Highlight 8: (Bio)archeological samples
        Speaker: Kirsi Lorentz (The Cyprus Institute)
    • 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?