Digital Preservation Technology for Cultural Heritage

Authors: Zhou, Mingquan, Geng, Guohua, Wu, Zhongke

  • Offers a fundamental theory and methodology in digital protection preservation technology for cultural heritage
  • Comprehensive treatise of the topic
  • Numerous examples are introduced
  • Most recent results with applications
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"Digital Preservation Technology for Cultural Heritage" discusses the technology and processes in digital preservation of cultural heritage. It covers topics in five major areas: Digitization of cultural heritage; Digital management in the cultural heritage preservation; Restoration techniques for rigid solid relics; Restoration techniques for paintings; Digital museum. It also includes application examples for digital preservation of cultural heritage.

The book is intended for researchers, advanced undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Graphics and Image Processing as well as Cultural heritage preservation.

Mingquan Zhou is a professor at the College of Information Science and Technology, Beijing Normal University, China. Guohua Geng is a professor at the College of Information Science and Technology, Northwest University, Xi'an, China. Zhongke Wu is a professor at the College of Information Science and Technology, Beijing Normal University, China.

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“This book specifically targets the students … offering a compilation of ICTs that can be applied in the context of the digital preservation of cultural heritage, based on the authors’ experiences in related projects. … The book is more suited for computer graduates interested in the application of ICTs in the cultural domain.” (Evangelia Kavakli, Computing Reviews, August, 2013)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Zhou, Mingquan (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • Fundamentals of Digital Preservation of Cultural Heritage

    Zhou, Mingquan (et al.)

    Pages 13-68

  • Digitization of Cultural Heritage

    Zhou, Mingquan (et al.)

    Pages 69-99

  • Digital Management of Cultural Heritage Protection

    Zhou, Mingquan (et al.)

    Pages 101-133

  • Virtual Rigid Artifact Restoration Technology

    Zhou, Mingquan (et al.)

    Pages 135-185

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-28099-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-28098-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Digital Preservation Technology for Cultural Heritage
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Higher Education Press, Beijing and Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights in China: Higher Education Press
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-28099-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-28099-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-28098-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 259
Number of Illustrations and Tables
120 b/w illustrations, 16 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Jointly published with Higher Education Press
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