2nd annual project meeting, 19th-21st April 2017
The second annual meeting of the IMAGMA project team took place at Nieborów Palace, Poland, from 19th – 21st April 2017.
Together with the members of the IMAGMA team, we also welcomed as guests Dr. Oleksandr Buhai, Department of Nuclear Physics Research of the Institute of Applied Physics in Sumy, Ukraine, and Dr. Thomas Fauchet, IRAMAT UMR 5060 Centre Ernest-Babelon, Orelans, France.
A particular focus of the meeting was a comparison of the results of the different sampling and analytical methods employed.
Afternoon – arrivals
20.00 Preliminary discussions
General outline of the project (A. Bursche)
Report of the German coordinator (D. Wigg-Wolf)
Report of the Polish coordinator (A. Bursche)
Imitations of Roman silver in North-West Europe: an initial overview of their distribution (H. Komnick)
3-D scaning, possibilities and problems (T. Więcek, W. Nowak)
11.30 Reports – analysis
Pros and cons of using LA-ICP-MS method in IMAGMA project (B. Wagner, O. Syta)
Preliminary results Bochum (S. Klein)
Preliminary results Sumy: PIXE, XRD and RBS (O. Buchai)
14.30 Technical aspects: Analysis, scans, database, etc.
Aurei and gold/gold-plated imitations from Ukraine. A brief review (K. Myzgin, T. Więcek)
Immensity of descriptors. A proposal of database of gold/gold-plated imitations (T. Więcek, K. Myzgin)
16.30 Workplans, coordination
Definitions and limits (M. Rudnicki)
19.00 Formal dinner
9.30 Publications, dissemination
11.00 Coffee; departure of the German group
11.30 Workplans of the Polish group