Reconstruction and Visualization of Cultural Heritage Artwork Objects

  • Anastasia Moutafidou
  • Ioannis FudosEmail author
  • George Adamopoulos
  • Anastasios Drosou
  • Dimitrios Tzovaras
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 961)


Cultural heritage artwork objects usually consist of multiple surfaces with details that become more apparent over time. The most common deformations concern the composition of materials, the use of objects. Reconstruction techniques are used for building 3D models of existing objects from sensor data such as laser scanner and photogrammetry data. Similarly, we can use additional types of sensor data for reconstructing (i) the micro-structure of the object (dents, bumps, cracks) or (ii) the material layers that lie underneath the external surface.

We report on the development of methods for digitally reconstructing and visualizing cultural heritage objects including their material consistency and their micro-structure.


Material aging Visualization tool 3D reconstruction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anastasia Moutafidou
    • 1
  • Ioannis Fudos
    • 2
    Email author
  • George Adamopoulos
    • 1
  • Anastasios Drosou
    • 1
  • Dimitrios Tzovaras
    • 1
  1. 1.Information Technologies InstituteCenter for Research and TechnologyThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringUniversity of IoanninaIoanninaGreece

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