SESAME Cultural Heritage Day

Europe/Berlin
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This will be an online meeting: https://desy.zoom.us/j/81030776126 Passcode: 741243
Description

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

The registration for this event has now been closed.

Frank Lehner
    • Opening
      Convener: Frank Lehner (DESY)
      • 1
        Welcome
        Speakers: Khaled Toukan (Director General of SESAME), Rolf-Dieter Heuer (President of the SESAME Council)
      • 2
        Goals of the Event
        Speaker: Kirsi Lorentz (The Cyprus Institute)
    • Overview of Cultural Heritage Science using Synchrotron Radiation
      Convener: Andrea Lausi (SESAME)
      • 3
        The Ancient Egyptian Cultural Heritage through Synchrotron Beamlines
        Speaker: Mohamed Waheed Ali ElMorsi (Conservation Centre, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization)
      • 4
        Cultural Heritage at the ESRF: from the discovery of masters' secrets to the conservation of artworks
        Speaker: Marine Cotte (ESRF)
    • SESAME and its capabilities
      Convener: Axel Kaprolat (ESRF)
      • 5
        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')

      Convener: Axel Kaprolat (ESRF)
      • 6
        Highlight 1: Insight with Synchrotron light into Nabataean painting materials: a micro-spectroscopic study
        Speaker: Maram Na'es (Institute for Optics and Atomic Physics, TU Berlin)
      • 7
        Highlight 2: Archaeometry (Cancelled)
      • 8
        Highlight 3: The Elephantine papyri
        Speaker: Heinz-Eberhard Mahnke / Verena Lepper (Egyptian Museum and Papyrus Collection & FU/HU Berlin & HZB)
      • 9
        Highlight 4: Past, Present, Future: Let the Synchrotron Light Shine the Path
        Speaker: Amir Rozatian (Department of Physics, University of Isfahan)
    • 10:40 AM
      Virtual Coffee Break
    • Selected Research Highlights in Cultural and Natural Heritage Science

      Four selected research highlights (each 15')

      Convener: Wolfgang Eberhardt (DESY)
      • 10
        Highlight 5: Studying archaeological glass collection from the Petra Church
        Speaker: Fatma Marii (University of Jordan)
      • 11
        Hightlight 6: Paleontology with computed tomography
        Speaker: Kudakwashe Jakata (ESRF)
      • 12
        Highlight 7: Collaborating with SESAME: Questions, Problems, and Future of Cultural Heritage Studies in Turkey
        Speaker: Gonca Dardeniz Arıkan (Department of Protohistory and Near Eastern Archaeology, Istanbul University)
      • 13
        Highlight 8: (Bio)archeological samples
        Speaker: Kirsi Lorentz (The Cyprus Institute)
    • Discussions
      • How can we best promote cultural heritage research and foster cooperation
      • How can concrete research ideas advance into projects at SESAME?
      Convener: Kirsi Lorentz (The Cyprus Institute)
    • 14
      Closing Remarks

      Summarizing the event and what are the future steps and perspectives?

      Speaker: Dr Andrea Lausi (SESAME)