Author Archives: Jim Newhard

Online Resource for Augustan Roman Monuments

David Romano at the Archaeological Mapping Lab and a team of scholars has been putting together an online geographically organized resource entitled ‘Digital Augustan Rome.’ From the website: ‘Digital Augustan Rome is a long term mapping project that is prepared to provide … Continue reading
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Summer Happenings

As we head off towards summer projects, I am curious to hear of plans/projects in development.  Work in Charleston is certainly picking up, as the Avkat project gets an informatic face lift, we finalize several bits for papers on geospatial methodology … Continue reading
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GeoDia

AWOL (the Ancient World Online) reports the rollout of a new geoinformatic web service (http://ancientworldonline.blogspot.com/2012/05/geodia.html).  “GeoDia (jee-oh-DEE-uh, short for “geodiachronicity”) is intended to provide a simple, intuitive way for people to visualize the temporal, geographic, and material aspects of ancient Mediterranean … Continue reading
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LiDAR News

A comprehensive site for news about LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging), brought to my attttention by Meg Watters (thanks, Meg!).  Tremendous resource for this form of remote sensing.   News, articles, fora, blog – the works. Filed under: Geophysics, Websites of … Continue reading
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Landscape Research Centre

The Landscape Research Centre Atlas of the Archaeology of the Vale of Pickering (http://www.landscaperesearchcentre.org/atlas/LRC_Atlas.html) presents “…the interpretations of more than three decades of landscape observation and research using air-photography and geophysics to map the archeaology of parts of the Vale … Continue reading
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Websites of Interest

From time to time, websites presenting geospatial research come across our desks.  This space will be for capturing those examples of our and other’s hard work, and for sharing amongst the group.  If you have something roll your way, feel … Continue reading
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Convergence

Convergence – it is a word that has been on my mind a lot these days.  Perhaps it is my new-found freedom from administrative duties; perhaps it is a product of my growing facility with geospatial computing; but I feel … Continue reading
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