Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Dissertation Questionnaire
#18
kevin wooldridge Wrote:BRahn: I'd be interested in some examples of where it has been used as a 'research tool'.....by which I guess you mean it has analytical value above and beyond the pure visualisation. I have seen laser scanning and 3d projections from laser scans used as a conservation tool, particulaly in monitoring displacement in standing buildings and monuments, but that to my mind is as a measurement rather than as a research tool. Always happy to hear about something new though.....
I'd add that the above cave survey is not the only one of its type.

Just off the top of my head, I've seen stereo photogrammetry of carved rock art, statistical classification/typology of sculpture based on 3d scans of the carved faces, and 3d scanning to develop an automated system for detecting lithic refits. At the landscape level, microtopography for detecting difficult-or-impossible to see features springs immediately to mind, and there are plenty of people using LiDAR data to answer all manner of research questions.
Reply


Messages In This Thread
Dissertation Questionnaire - by NickGill - 27th April 2011, 04:33 PM

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  IfA Conference Questionnaire: What can we improve? Kathryn Whittington 1 1,404 27th June 2010, 10:32 PM
Last Post: Kathryn Whittington
  Questionnaire survey of Archaeology Data Service users BAJR Host 1 1,953 6th January 2010, 10:46 PM
Last Post: BAJR Host
  Choosing a dissertation topic Pippyn 23 12,908 11th August 2008, 04:19 PM
Last Post: RedEarth
  PROSPECT questionnaire - IMPORTANT BAJR Host 15 10,760 20th December 2007, 06:35 PM
Last Post: Noddy
  Prospect young members questionnaire gumbo 4 3,578 9th April 2006, 12:03 AM
Last Post: troll

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)