Archeologia e Calcolatori Archeologia e Calcolatori
National Research Council Istituto di Studi sul Mediterraneo Antico
Dipartimento Scienze Umane e Sociali, Patrimonio Culturale
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Journal established by: Mauro Cristofani and Riccardo Francovich
Editor: Paola Moscati

Authors Deravignone, L. - Macchi JŠnica, G. -
Title Artificial Neural Networks in archaeology
In Archeologia e Calcolatori n. XVII - 2006
URL http://www.archcalc.cnr.it/indice/PDF17/08_Deravignone.pdf
Editor Edizioni All'Insegna del Giglio
Date 2006-01-01
Subject Simulation AI
Subject Survey and excavations
Description Artificial neural networks are adaptive models that can be used for classification and pattern recognition purposes. ANNs do not differ from standard statistical models. The main difference between ANNs and traditional statistical models is their construction and definition process. In fact ANNs are adaptive in the sense that they can learn. Landscape Archaeology is a research area where the application of ANNs can be very useful. ANNs can be used for Landscape pattern recognition and Settlement systems modeling. This paper illustrate some aspects of the development of new tools and the application of ANNs in a raster GIS environment for archaeological predictive modeling purposes.
Description pp. 121-136
Language ENG Format pdf Type text
Rif. http://soi.cnr.it/archcalc/indice/PDF17/15_Tavole.pdf

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