Posted by: viscenter | June 22, 2009

Enhanced Digital Unwrapping for Conservation & Exploration (EDUCE)

Reviewing scrolls

Reviewing scrolls

This summer, Dr. Brent Seales and the EDUCE project of the University of Kentucky’s Center for Visualization will test the effects of 3D X-ray scanning of two carbonized papyrus scrolls from Herculaneum. The scrolls in question have never before been opened or read which are now located in the French National Institute in Paris.

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