The third Intensive Program will be held in Greece and will be about the Quaternary GeoEnvironment - ArchaeoGeomorphology.

Location: Paros and Naxos Island, Cyclades, Greece

When: 28th August – 10th September 2017

 

Teaching staff from:

―National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

―Aix-Marseille University

―University of Trieste

 

Student selection

  • 5 Master or PhD students per country
  • CV evaluation and interview

English mandatory

 

Course contents

  • Changes in Upper Holocene
  • Glacial - interglacial periods
  • Sea level changes during Quaternary
  • Sea level indicators
  • Lead pollution in antiquity
  • Dating sea level changes
  • Use of aerial photographs and multispectral images to identify archaeological sites
  • Examples of archaeogeomorphological research in the Mediterranean area

 

Application deadline

20/06/2017

 

Contact

UoA contact: Dr. Dr. Niki Evelpidou, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

AMU contact: Dr. Christophe Morhange, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

UNITS contact: Dr. Stefano Furlani, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 

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Intensive Programme Agenda

"Quaternary GeoEnvironment - ArchaeoGeomorphology"

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Naxos-Paros, Greece

27/08/2016-10/09/2016

 

Sunday 27/08/17

 

Arrival - All students, Part of the teachers

17:30

Departure to Naxos with Ferry boat “Blue Star Ferries Naxos”

23:45

Arrival in Naxos port, transfer to guest house

Monday, 28/08/2017

9:00–9:30

Welcome from:

Vice Mayor of Municipality of Naxos and Small Cyclades, Mr. Dimitris Lianos

President of Agency of Culture, Sports, Environment, Education, Welfare & Solidarity, Mr. Michalis Maroulis

Scientific Coordinator, Dr. Dr. MSc Niki Evelpidou, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

9:30 –11:00

Students self-presentations and their so far research

11:00–13:30

Biological Sea level indicators

France – Christophe Morhange (Aix Marseille University)

13:30–14:30 Lunch break
14:30–17:00

Lead pollution in Antiquity

France – Christophe Morhange (Aix Marseille University)

Tuesday, 29/08/2017

  
9:00–17:00

Field trip: Biological indicators for Sea level Changes

France – Christophe Morhange (Aix Marseille University)

 

Wednesday, 30/08/2017

    
9:00 – 13:30

Archaeological Sea level indicators: examples from Mediterranean  

Geoarchaeology of ancient harbors

France – Christophe Morhange (Aix Marseille University)
13:30 – 14:30  Lunch break
14:30 – 17:00 Exercises: On Archaeology, biological sea level indicators and lead pollution in antiquity

France – Christophe Morhange, Matthieu Giaime (Aix Marseille University)

 

Thursday, 31/08/2017

  
9:00-19:00

Field trip: Coastal geoarchaeology at Paros island

Aerial photography in geoarchaeological studies

Stops:

1.       Magazakia

2.       Pounda

3.       Livadia

4.       Marchelo

Greece - Anna Karkani, Niki Evelpidou, Giannis Saitis, Alexandros Petropoulos (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

France – Christophe Morhange, Matthieu Giaime (Aix Marseille University)

Friday, 01/09/2016

9:00-13:30

Geoarchaeological evolution of ancient harbors in deltaic environments. Methodology and examples.

Laboratory: Core sampling methodology and core analysis - laboratory

France – Matthieu Giaime (Aix Marseille University)

13:30-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-17:00

Exercises: Geoarchaeological evolution of ancient harbors  and core analysis

France – Matthieu Giaime Aix Marseille University)

 Saturday, 02/09/2016  9:00-17:00

Field Trip: Archaeological places:

Archaeological places:

1.       Insitu Grotta museum

2.       Yria Archeological area

3.       Ancient Aqueduct

4.       Temple of Demeter

5.       Zas Cave

Greece - Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani,Alexandros Petropoulos (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens) and Fanis Mavridis (Ministry of Culture, Dept. of Palaeoanthropology)

Sunday, 03/09/2016

Free Day
 
 

Monday, 04/09/2017

 

 9:00-10:30

Caves geoarchaeology

Archaeological/geoarchaeological interpretation of a cave stratigraphy

 
Greece- Fanis Mavridis (Ministry of Culture, Dept. of Palaeoanthropology)

10:30-11:00

Geomorphological sea level indicators-beachrocks

Greece- Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani, Giannis Saitis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

11:00 – 11:30

Geomorphological sea level indicators-notches

Greece- Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

11:30-13:30

Basic principles in Quaternary Geochronology

Greece – Miltiadis Polidorou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

13:30-14:30

Lunch Break

 14:30-18:00

Field Trip: Beachrocks fieldwork (Plaka Area)

 
Greece - Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani, Giannis Saitis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

Tuesday, 05/09/2017

  

9:00-17:00

 

Boat Field trip: Geomorphological sea level indicators

Tidal notches at rocky coastline

Stops:

1.       Plaka area, beachrock field study

2.       Tidal notches at rocky coastline

Greece – Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani, Giannis Saitis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

 

Wednesday, 06/09/2017

9:00-13:30

Exercises: Geomorphological sea level indicators

Greece – Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani, Giannis Saitis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

13:30-14:30

Lunch break

14:30-16:00

Exercises: Geomorphological sea level indicators

Greece – Niki Evelpidou, Anna Karkani, Giannis Saitis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

16:00-17:00

Geoarchaeology on a passive continental margin, from the land to the sea

 
USA – Scott Harris (College of Charleston, USA)

Thursday, 07/09/2017

    
9:00-11:00

Coastal karst in geoarchaeology

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

11:00-13:30

Aerial surveys and remote sensing in geoacheological coastal research

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch break
14:30 – 16:30

Introduction to geophysical methods and examples of application for archaeological prospecting

Italy - Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

16:30-18:00

Geophysical methods for Archaeology

Italy - Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

Friday, 08/09/2017

  
9:00 – 17:00

Field trip: Coastal Erosion

Stelida area:

·         Micro erosion TMEM method

·         Geoswim coastal survey method

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

 

Field trip: Applied Geophysical method

Grotta area

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

 

Saturday, 09/09/2017

 9:00 – 13:30

Exercises: Coastal Karsts, aerial surveys and remote sensing in coastal research, geophysical methods on Archaeology

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch break
14:30 – 16:00

Exercises: Coastal Karsts, aerial surveys and remote sensing in coastal research, geophysical methods on Archaeology

Italy – Stefano Furlani, Sara Biolchi (University of Trieste)

20:00

Certification award Party

Sunday, 10/09/2017

  Free Day

 


 

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