The Fifth Balkan Symposium of Archaeometry 2016 (BSA2016) will take place between September 25-29, 2016, in the Carpathian resort of Sinaia, Romania.
This will be the 5th edition of a tradition that began in 2008 in Ohrid (Macedonia) and continued in 2010 in Istanbul, in 2012 in Bucharest and in 2014 Nesebar (Bulgaria).
The title chosen for this year’s event is ̔Bridging Science and Heritage’.
The Symposium will be focused on the application of modern physical and chemical methods in archaeometry, including nuclear methods and techniques used in dating, in the analysis, investigation and characterization of ancient artifacts, as well as their conservation and consolidation. Subjects from the related fields of archaeology and art history will be included.
- Analytical methods for cultural heritage diagnostics
- Lithic materials
- Radiocarbon Dating
- GIS applications
- Preservation of cultural heritage – conservation and restoration;
- Optoelectronic applications
- Experimental archaeology
- Multidisciplinarity in archaeology
It is the organizers’ intention to have as large an international participation as possible, so join us through firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested!