October 24-26, 2007
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Speakers: Biography

Speaker: Elisabeth Trinkl


Elisabeth Trinkl

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Institute for Studies of Ancient Culture
Backerstrasse 13
1040 Austria

Elisabeth Trinkl (MA, PhD) studied Classical Archaeology and Ancient History at the University of Vienna. She is an experienced field archaeologist and an experted researcher in the field of Classical ceramics proved by several publications in this field. Her main research topics are painted and glazed Attic ceramics and local pottery of Classical time in Asia Minor. Currently she is preparing a CVA-volume on Attic red-painted pottery stored in the Kunsthistorisches Museum (museum for history of arts), Vienna. As an editor of an electronic magazine for archaeology she is especially interested and experienced in combining scientific content with new media and computer technologies.

Elisabeth will demonstrate 3D-Acquisition and Multi-Spectral Readings for Documentation of Polychrome Ceramics in the Antiquities Collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vien. [Demonstration]