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Research areas and keywords
UKÄ subject classification
- History and Archaeology
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Vehicle Engineering
- archaeology, Antikythera Shipwreck, Hellenistic era, Greece, deep water archaeology, ancient DNA
Comprehensive study of Antikythera Shipwreck (circa 65 BC) artifacts; underwater archaeological survey of Antikythera Island, Greece; excavation of Antikythera Shipwrecks; developing and applying innovative methods and technologies for underwater archaeology.
Archaeological excavation of the richest ancient shipwreck ever discovered. The ship sank around 65 BC carrying bronze and marble sculptures, luxury goods, gold jewelry, and the famous Antikythera Mechanism which is often described as the world's first computer.
|Short title||Antikythera Shipwreck|
|Effective start/end date||2012/09/01 → …|
- Lund University (lead)
- Hellenic Ministry of Culture