The Future of Excavation: REVEAL Workshop (Israel)

Date: April 13, 2011 

Venue: Ziskind Bldg., Room 1, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science


  • The Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Brown University through the National Science Foundation

Organizer: Benjamin Kimia

Registration: If you plan to participate in the meeting, please let us know by registering online

Contact for information: Sharon Dar (


08:45      Arrival and Registration
09:00 Welcome and Introductory remarks (Benjamin Kimia, Brown University)
09:15 Invited Talk: The Apollonia experience with REVEAL (Gennady Lerner, Tel Aviv University)
09:45 REVEAL Overview (Eben Gay, Brown University)
10:00 REVEAL Data Acquisition Part I (Eben Gay, Brown University)
10:30 Coffee Break
10:45 Invited Talk: 3D scanning in archaeology (Uzy Smilansky and Avshalom Karasik, Weizmann Institute and Hebrew University)
11:15 REVEAL Data Acquisition Part II (Eben Gay, Brown University)
12:15 Group photograph
12:20 Lunch, Faculty Lounge Room 103
13:20 Invited Talk: Feature curves in range images with application to archaeology (Ilan Shimshoni, University of Haifa)
13:50 REVEAL Data Analysis Part I (Eben Gay, Brown University)
15:15 Coffee Break
15:30 REVEAL Data Analysis Part II (Eben Gay, Brown University)
17:00 Panel Discussion: Future Developments of REVEAL
18:00 Adjourn the meeting
18:30 Dinner at Oro, a kosher restaurant close to the Rehovot Train Station (2 Oppenheimer St., Tel. 057-944 3024)



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