HAPPY HOLIDAYS: Get a special discount on Apress Access! Subscribe today >>

Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China

Digital Preservation for Heritages

Technologies and Applications

Authors: Lu, Dongming, PAN, Yun-he

  • Provides successful examples of digital conservation and utilization, such as Dunhuang Mogao Caves, Jinsha site, Liangzhu site, and Hemudu site
  • Includes almost 200 illustrations
see more benefits

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-04862-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
About this book

"Digital Preservation for Heritages: Technologies and Applications" provides a comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of digital technologies in the area of cultural heritage preservation, including digitalization, research aiding, conservation aiding, digital exhibition, and digital utilization. Processes, technical frameworks, key technologies, as well as typical systems and applications are discussed in the book. It is intended for researchers and students in the fields of computer science and technology, museology, and archaeology.

Dr. Dongming Lu is a professor at College of Computer Science and Technology, Zhejiang University, China. His research area includes digital preservation for cultural heritages and digital media networks. Prof. Yunhe Pan is a member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, and also a professor at College of Computer Science and Technology, Zhejiang University, China. His research area includes digital preservation for cultural heritages, digital library, and intelligent human animation.

About the authors

Prof. Lu received his M.S., and Ph.D. Degrees in Engineering from Zhejiang University, and was promoted to Prof. there in 2000. Some of his courses include Digital Culture and Media Networks, Multimedia Technology, and Compiler Principles. He is specialized in Digital Relics, and Digitization of Folk Performing Arts. His major ongoing projects include Demonstration Engineering for Digitizing Ancient Cultural Heritage, Digital Preservation and Copy Assisting Technology for Ancient Precious Murals, Digitization and Preservation of Folk Performing Arts, and Research on the Digitization of Relics and its Applications.

Prof. Pan is president of Zhejiang University and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering. He worked as head of the Artificial Intelligence Research Institute of Zhejiang University from 1990 to 2006. From 1986 to 1988, he worked as a visiting scholar at UCLA, and Carnegie Mellon University, USA. He has also worked as head of the Automation Research Institute at Xiangfan, Hubei, vice-director of the Science Commission at Xiangfan, Hubei, director of the Computer Science Dept., Zhejiang University, and vice-president of Zhejiang University.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-04862-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Digital Preservation for Heritages
Book Subtitle
Technologies and Applications
Authors
Series Title
Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights in China: Zhejiang University Press
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-04862-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-04862-3
Series ISSN
1995-6819
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
219
Number of Illustrations and Tables
121 b/w illustrations
Additional Information
Jointly published with Zhejiang University Press
Topics