Posted by: viscenter | December 7, 2010

Multidisciplinary research at the Vis Center featured in the Chronicle for Higher Education

Dr. Brent Seales and Dr. Bill Endres are leading the effort to use 21st century imaging technology to preserve and learn more about an 8th century manuscript.

The Chronicle of Higher Education is featuring this month research conducted by faculty in the Vis Center. Bill Endres, a literary scholar, and Brent Seales, a computer scientist, from the University of Kentucky have brought 21st-century digital imaging to Lich­field, to study and help preserve one of its most ancient treasures: the eighth-century illustrated Latin manuscript known as the St. Chad Gospels. Read the article

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