News & Events

April 2016

Material from Workshop 'Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage'

Material from Workshop ‘Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage’

The 1st Workshop of ATHENA project has been successfully accomplished in line to the timeline of the project. The Workshop was leaded by DLR and hosted by CUT during the '4th International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment' - RSCy2016 held in Paphos, Cyprus.The topics of the aforementioned conference and of the workshop are correlated, thus the partners of ATHENA project decided to combine the two events, in order to attract more scientists interested on the subject, [...]

Γνωριμία Υπουργού Παιδείας και Πολιτισμού με το ερευνητικό πρόγραμμα «ΑΤΗΕΝΑ»

Γνωριμία Υπουργού Παιδείας και Πολιτισμού με το ερευνητικό πρόγραμμα «ΑΤΗΕΝΑ»

Πραγματοποιήθηκε στις 19 Απριλίου συνάντηση ανάμεσα σε μέλη του Ερευνητικού Κέντρου του ΤΕΠΑΚ «Ερατοσθένης» (Τμήμα Πολιτικών Μηχανικών και Μηχανικών Γεωπληροφορικής) και τον Υπουργό Παιδείας και Πολιτισμού κο Κ. Καδή, με επίκεντρο το Ευρωπαϊκό Ερευνητικό Πρόγραμμα ATHENA Remote Sensing Science Center for Cultural Heritage (HORIZON 2020-TWINNING 2015), το οποίο συντονίζει το Τεχνολογικό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου. Στη συνάντηση ήταν παρόντες ο Αντιπρύτανης Ακαδημαϊκών Υποθέσεων του ΤΕΠΑΚ, Καθ. Διόφαντο. Γ. Χατζημιτσή ο οποίος και συντονίζει το εν λόγω πρόγραμμα, καθώς και ο Διευθυντής [...]

European Geosciences Union - EGU

European Geosciences Union – EGU

ATHENA: Remote Sensing Science Center for Cultural Heritage in Cyprus presented in European Geosciences Union - EGU, General Assembly 2016, 17 – 22 April 2016, Vienna, Austria.


ATHENA travels to POMPEII…

ATHENA project will join the 'Geophysics and Remote Sensing For Archaeology" school held in Pompeii between 9th - 13th of May 2016. During the course ATHENA team members will present an overview, objective and goals of the project to the school participants, while they will follow some interesting courses related to data collection, processing and interpretation for geophysical techniques (GPR, magnetic, ERT), passive and active remote sensing and low-cost approaches based on the use of UAV, all oriented for [...]

Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage


Vince Ambrosia, Senior Researcher Scientist from NASA informed about ATHENA project during the RSCY2016 conference


ATHENA project Partners meeting

ATHENA project meeting took place on Friday 8/4/2016.  All consortium partners were present, as well as the members of the External Advisory Committee of the project and the Quality Assurance team.



Dr Nili Mandelblit (Director of Space, Aeronautics, Transport, Nano- Materials- Production Israel –ISERD; Israel-Europe R&D Directorate; representative of HORIZON 2020) as well  Daniel Barok (Adviser for International Collaboration at Israel Space Agency) participated in the RSCY2016 conference and were informed about ATHENA project.

Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage

Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage

The ATHENA workshop entitle ‘Copernicus contribution to Cultural Heritage’ took place on the 7th April during the RSCY 2016 conference. It was an one day general introduction to the European Copernicus Earth Observation program and put specific focus on the topics of the ATHENA project.

March 2016