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Holographic approach to conserving and analyzing the cuneiform inscription
Author(s): Nazif Demoli; Guenther K.G. Wernicke; Sven Krueger; Hartmut Gruber
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Paper Abstract

Cuneiform inscriptions has been studied recently using holographically based methods. The goal was to preserve the written information by using the high-resolution and 3D possibilities of holographic recording as well as to investigate the cuneiform inscription signs in the sense of characterizing different types of writing. Here we present the experimental results of the characterization of the cuneiform inscription signs obtained by using an original recognition algorithm and a hybrid device based on liquid crystal displays. Preliminary results which demonstrate the usefulness of both wavelet and matched spatial filtering are given.

Paper Details

Date Published: 22 October 2001
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 4402, Laser Techniques and Systems in Art Conservation, (22 October 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.445658
Show Author Affiliations
Nazif Demoli, Univ. of Zagreb (Croatia)
Guenther K.G. Wernicke, Humboldt-Univ. Berlin (Germany)
Sven Krueger, Humboldt-Univ. Berlin (Germany)
Hartmut Gruber, Humboldt-Univ. Berlin (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4402:
Laser Techniques and Systems in Art Conservation
Renzo Salimbeni, Editor(s)

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