Publications Sinai

An overview of all publications and multimedia presentations of the project “The Sinaitic Glagolitic Sacramentary (Euchologium) Fragments”.

(See also new publications of the follow-up project “The Enigma of the Sinaitic Glagolitic Tradition”)

Publications

Diem, M.; Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (2009): Analysis of Document Snippets as a Basis for Reconstruction. In: Debattista, K.; Perlingieri, C.; Pitzalis, D.; Spina, S. (Eds.): 10th Int. Symp. on Virtual Reality, Archaeology, and Cultural Heritage. Malta. 101-108.

Diem, M.; Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2007): Multi-Spectral Image Acquisition and Registration of Ancient Manuscripts. In: Ponweiser, W.; Vincze, M.; Beleznai, C. (Eds.): 31st AAPR/OAGM Workshop: Performance Evaluation for Computer Vision. Vol. 224. Krumbach. 129-136.

Diem, M.; Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2007): Registration of Multi-Spectral Manuscript Images. In: Arnold, D.; Chalmers, A.; Niccolucci, F. (Eds.): 8th Int. Symp. on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage (VAST). Brighton. 133-140.

Diem, M.; Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Registration of Manuscript Images Using Rotation Invariant Features. In: Pers, J. (Ed.): 13th Computer Vision Winter Workshop (CVWW). Moravske Toplice. 107-114.

Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Registration of Ancient Manuscript Images Using Local Descriptors. In: Ioannides, M.; Addison, A.; Georgopoulos, A.; Kalisperis, L. (Eds.): 14th Int. Conf. on Virtual Systems and MultiMedia (VSMM) – Dedicated to Cultural Heritage. Limassol: Archaeolingua. 188-192.

Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2009): Recognition of Degraded Handwritten Characters Using Local Features. In: 10th Int. Conf. on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR). Barcelona. 221-225.

Garz, A.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2010): Local Descriptors for Document Layout Analysis. In: 6th Int. Symp. on Visual Computing (ISVC). Las Vegas. 29-38.

Garz, A.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2010): Detecting Text Areas and Decorative Elements in Ancient Manuscripts. In: 12th Int. Conf. on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR). Kolkata. 176-181

Garz, A.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (forthcoming-b): Layout Analysis of Ancient Manuscripts Using Local Features. In: Holappa, M. (Ed.): Eikonopoiia. Digital Imaging of Ancient Textual Heritage: Technological Challenges and Solutions 2010. Helsinki. 150-162.

Garz, A.; Sablatnig, R. (2010a): Multi-Scale Texture-Based Text Recognition in Ancient Manuscripts. In: 16th Int. Conf. on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM 2010). Transdisciplinary “Creativity”. Seoul. 336-339.

Garz, A.; Sablatnig, R. (2010b): Texture Analysis Based on Orientation Distributions for Locating Text Regions in Historical Handwritten Documents. In: 34th Annual Workshop of the Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition (AAPR). Zwettl. 47-54.

Garz, A.; Sablatnig, R. (forthcoming): Text Detection in Ancient Manuscripts Using Orientation- and Frequency-Signatures of the Texture. In: 38th Annual Conf. on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA 2010). Granada.

Gau, M.; Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H. (forthcoming): Image Acquisition & Processing Routines for Damaged Manuscripts. In: Digital Medievalist. Vol. 6.

Gau, M.; Vill, M.C.; Kleber, F.; Diem, M.; Miklas, H.; Sablatnig, R. (2010): A Toolbox for Manuscript Analysis. In: Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA). Making History Interactive (March 2009). Williamsburg (VA). 86-92

Kleber, F.; Diem, M.; Lettner, M.; Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): The Sinaitic Glagolitic Sacramentary Fragments. In: Int. Conf. on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA). Berlin. (CD publication).

Kleber, F.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2009): Torn Document Analysis as a Prerequisite for Reconstruction. In: Sablatnig, R.; Kampel, M.; Lettner, M. (Eds.): 15th Int. Conf. on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM). Vienna: IEEE. 143-148.

Kleber, F.; Lettner, M.; Diem, M.; Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H.; Gau, M. (2008): Multispectral Acquisition and Analysis of Ancient Documents. In: Ioannides, M.; Addison, A.; Georgopoulos, A.; Kalisperis, L. (Eds.): 14th Int. Conf. on Virtual Systems and MultiMedia (VSMM) – Dedicated to Cultural Heritage. Limassol: Archaeolingua. 184-191.
Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): High Resolution Imaging for Cultural Heritage Applications. In: Kuijper, A.; Heise, B.; Muresan, L. (Eds.): 32th Workshop of the Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition (AAPR): Challenges in Biosciences: Image Analysis and Pattern Recognition Aspects. Schriftenreihe der OCG. Vol. 232. Linz. 137-178.

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): High Resolution Infrared Reflectography Imaging System. In: Pers, J. (Ed.): 13th Computer Vision Winter Workshop (CVWW). Moravske Toplice. 99-106.

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (2009): A Survey of Techniques for Document and Archaeology Artefact Reconstruction. In: 10th Int. Conf. on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR). Barcelona. (CD publication).

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (forthcoming-a): Scientific Puzzle Solving: Current Techniques and Applications. In: Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA). Making History Interactive (March 2009). Williamsburg (VA).

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R. (forthcoming-b): A Skew Detection Technique Suitable for Degraded Ancient Manuscripts. In: 36th Conf. on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA): On the Road to Reconstructing the Past. Budapest.

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R.; Gau, M.; Miklas, H. (2008a): Ancient Document Analysis Based on Text Line Extraction. In: 19th Int. Conf. on Pattern Recognition (ICPR). Tampa (FL). (CD publication).

Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R.; Gau, M.; Miklas, H. (2008b): Ruling Estimation for Degraded Ancient Documents Based on Text Line Extraction. In: 2nd Int. Conf. on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA). Digital Cultural Heritage – Essential for Tourism. Vienna. 79-86.

Lettner, M.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R.; Kammerer, P.; Miklas, H. (2007): Registration of Multi-Spectral Manuscript Images as Prerequisite for Computer Aided Script Description. In: Grabner, M.; Grabner, H. (Eds.): 12th Computer Vision Winter Workshop (CVWW). St. Lambrecht. 51-58.

Lettner, M.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H. (2008): Registration and Enhancing of Multispectral Manuscript Images. In: 16th European Signal Processing Conf. (EUSIPCO). Lausanne. (CD publication).

Lettner, M.; Diem, M.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H. (forthcoming): Digital Image Analysis for the Investigation of Ancient Manuscripts. In: 35th Conf. on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA): Layers of Perception. Berlin.

Lettner, M.; Gau, M.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H. (2008): Investigation of Medieval Manuscripts by Multispectral Imaging. In: Int. Conf. on Electronic Imaging and the Visual Arts (EVA). Florence. 100-105.

Lettner, M.; Kleber, F.; Sablatnig, R.; Miklas, H. (2008): Contrast Enhancement in Multispectral Images by Emphasizing Text Regions. In: 8th IAPR Int. Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS). Nara. 225-232.

Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2007): Stroke Trace Estimation in Pencil Drawings. In: Arnold, D.; Chalmers, A.; Niccolucci, F. (Eds.): 8th Int. Symp. on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage (VAST). Brighton. 43-47.

Lettner, M.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Estimating the Original Drawing Trace of Painted Strokes. In: Stork, D.G.; Coddington, J. (Eds.): IS&T SPIE Conf. on Computer Image Analysis in the Study of Art. Vol. 6810. San Jose (CA). 68100C 1-10.

Miklas, H. (2007): Formal’naja struktura Konstantinovoj glagolicy. In: A. I. Sobolevskij i russkoe istoričeskoe jazykoznanie (k 150-letiju so dnja roždenija učenogo). Tezisy dokladov Meždunarodnoj konferencii (Moskva, 8-11 ijunja 2007g.). Moscow. 43.

Miklas, H. (2007): Po sledite na Konstantinovata glagolica. In: Palaeobulgarica. Vol. 31/1. 3-26.

Miklas, H. (2007): Schrift und Bild: Zur Darstellungsfunktion der Glagolica des Slavenlehrers Konstantin-Kyrill. In: Schnitter, M.; Vavra, E.; Wenzel, H. (Eds.): Vom Körper zur Schrift. Sofia. 45-75, I-IV (ill.).

Miklas, H. (2008): Klassisch und kanonisch im Altkirchenslavischen. In: Aloe, S. (Ed.): Die slavischen Grenzen Mitteleuropas. FS für Sergio Bonazza. (Die Welt der Slaven. Sammelbände/Sborniki. Vol. 34). München. 131-148.

Miklas, H. (2008): St. Catherine’s Monastery on Mount Sinai and the Balkan-Slavic Manuscript-Tradition (Abr. Version). In. Slovo: Towards a Digital Library of South Slavic Manuscripts. Sofia. see.

Miklas, H. (2008): Zum Gang der Erforschung der glagolitischen Neufunde im Katharinenkloster auf dem Sinai. In: Moskovich, W.; Nikolova, S. (Eds.): The Holy Land and the Manuscript Legacy of Slavs. (Jews and Slavs. Vol. 20). Jerusalem/Sofia. 48-59, 372 (Res.).

Miklas, H. (2009): Problemy standartizacii staroslavjanskich pis’mennych sistem. In: Jovanović, G.; Grković-Mejdžor, J.; Kostić, Z.; Savić, V. (Eds.): Standartizacija staroslovenskog ćiriličkog pisma i njegova registracija u Unicodu. Zbornik radova sa mežunarodnog naučnog skupa održanog od 15. do 17. oktobra 2007. godine. (SANU, Naučni skupovi, knj. CXXV, od. jezika i književnosti. Vol. 20). Beograd: SANU. 121-127.

Miklas, H.; Baranov, V.A.; Kostić, Z.; Savić, V. (2008): Standard staroslovenskog ćiriličkog pisma. Konačni predlog / Standart slaroslavjanskogo kirilličeskogo pis’ma. Okončatel’noe predloženie / Standard of the Old Slavonic Cyrillic Script. Final Proposal. Sveta Gora Atonska, Manastir Hilandar: Foundation of the Holy Monastery Hilandar. Beograd: ICA.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M. (2008): New Technical Methods for the Study of Damaged Manuscripts. In: Sovremennye informacionnye technologii i pis’mennoe nasledie: Ot drevnich tekstov k ėlektronnym bibliotekam. Materialy meždunarodnaoj naučnoj konferencii (Kazan’, 26-30 avgusta 2008 g.). Kazan’: Izd. Kazanskogo gos. univ. 177-180.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M.; Kleber, F.; Diem, M.; Lettner, M.; Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R.; Schreiner, M.; Melcher, M.; Hammerschmid, E.-G. (2008): St. Catherine’s Monastery on Mount Sinai and the Balkan-Slavic Manuscript-Tradition. In: Miklas, H.; Miltenova, A. (Eds.): Slovo. Towards a Digital Library of South Slavic Manuscripts. Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Science, Institute of Literature. 13-36, 286 (Res.).

Miklas, H.; Lipčeva-Prandževa, L. (2009): Bălgarskata kniga otvăd Bălgarija – Meždunarodna konferencija v čest na 200-godišninata ot izlizaneto na părvata pečatna kniga na novobălgarski ezik. In: Wiener slavistisches Jahrbuch. Vol. 55. 7-12.

Miklas, H.; Miltenova, A. (Eds.) (2008): Slovo: Kam izgraždane na digitalna biblioteka na južnoslavjanski răkopisi / Slovo: Towards a Digital Library of South Slavic Manuscripts. Dokladi ot meždunarodnata konferencija 21-26 fevruari, 2008, Sofija, Bălgarija / Proceedings of the int. conf. 21-26 February 2008, Sofia, Bulgaria. Sofja: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Institute of literature.

Miklas, H.; Popkonstantinov, K. (2009): Oloven amulet s glagoličeski tekst. In: Srednovekovieto v ogledaloto na edin filolog. Sbornik v čest na Svetlina Nikolova (Kirilo-Metodievski studii. Vol. 18). Sofija. 385-398.

Vill, M.C.; Kammerer, P. (2007): Active Contour Segmentation of Painted Strokes without a priori Shape Knowledge. In: 12th Computer Vision Winter Workshop (CVWW). St. Lambrecht. 59-66.

Vill, M.C.; Kammerer, P. (2007): Stroke Segmentation with a Combination of Ribbon and Ziplock-Snakes. In: 31st AAPR/OAGM Workshop: Performance Evaluation for Computer Vision. Krumbach. 17-24.

Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Automated Stroke Ending Analysis for Drawing Tool Classification. In: 19th Int. Conf. on Pattern Recognition (ICPR). Tampa (FL). (CD Publikation).

Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Drawing Tool Recognition by Stroke Ending Analysis. In: Stork, D.G.; Coddington, J. (Eds.): IS&T SPIE Conf. on Computer Image Analysis in the Study of Art. San Jose (CA). 68100B 1-11.

Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Static Stroke Decomposition of Glagolitic Characters. In: Sablatnig, R.; Hemsley, J.; Kammerer, P.; Zolda, E.; Stockinger, J. (Eds.): 2nd Int. Conf. on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA). Digital Cultural Heritage – Essential for Tourism. Vienna. 95-102.

Vill, M.C.; Sablatnig, R. (2008): Stroke Ending Shape Features for Stroke Classification. In: Pers, J. (Ed.): 13th Computer Vision Winter Workshop (CVWW). Moravske Toplice. 91-98.

Presentations

Diem, M. (2009): Zur Entwicklung einer segmentierfreien OCR-Software. Project Presentation at Wiener Archä Forum (WAF). Generalversammlung. Wien.

Gau, M. (2007): The New Sinaitic Glagolitic Sacramentary Fragments. Presentation at Written Heritage. Digital Corpora and Slavonic Historical Linguistics Workshop Oct. 23.-24. Regensburg. see.

Gau, M.; Lettner, M.; Kleber, F. (2008): Schriftbezogene Programme des Projektes Sinaitische glagolitische Euchologien- (Sakramentar-) Fragmente. Project Presentation at Wiener Archä Forum (WAF). Generalversammlung. Wien.

Miklas, H. (2007): Problemy standartizacii staroslavjanskich pis’mennych sistem. Plenary Presentation at Conf. Standartizacija staroslovenskog ćiriličkog pisma i njegova registracija u Unicodu. SANU, 15.-17. oktobar. Beograd.

Miklas, H. (2008): Mount Sinai and the Cyrillo-Methodian Heritage. Yearly Session of the Hellenic Association for Slavic Studies. Thessaloniki.

Miklas, H.; Baranov, V.A.; Kostić, Z.; Savić, V. (2008): Standard of the Old Slavonic Cyrillic Script. Presentation at Int. Congr. of Slavists, Sept.-Oct. Ochrid.

Miklas, H.; Diem, M.; Gau, M.; Kleber, F.; Lettner, M. (2008): Tools zur Dokument- und Schriftanalyse des Projekts Sinaitische glagolitische Euchologien- (Sakramentar-) Fragmente. Project Presentation at Wiener Archä Forum (WAF). Generalversammlung. Wien.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M. (2007): Formal’naja struktura Konstantinovoj glagolicy. A. I. Sobolevskij i russkoe istoričeskoe jazykoznanie (k 150-letiju so dnja roždenija učenogo). Meždunarodnaja konferencija 8.-11. ijunja. Moskva.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M. (2008): Novye techničeskie metody izučenija povreždennych rukopisej. Presentation at Int. Conf. Sovremennye informacionnye technologii i pis’mennoe nasledie: ot drevnich tekstov k ėlektronnym bibliotekam. 26.-30. Aug. Kazan’.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M. (2008): St. Catherine’s Monastery on Mount Sinai and the Balkan-Slavic Manuscript-Tradition. Presentation at Int. Conf. BAN Slovo: Kăm izgraždane na digitalna biblioteka na južnoslavjanski răkopisi, 21.-26. Febr. Sofia.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M.; Lettner, M. (2008): Erforschung altkirchenslawischer Handschriften: Kritische Edition der neuen sinaitischen glagolitischen Euchologien (Sakramentar-) Fragmente mit der Hilfe neuer Technologien. Presentation within the Scope of the Lecture “Altkirchenslawisch A”, Univ. Wien. WS 2007/08. Wien.

Miklas, H.; Gau, M.; Lettner, M.; Schreiner, M. (2007): Kritische Edition der neuen sinaitischen glagolitischen Euchologien (Sakramentar-) Fragmente mit der Hilfe neuer Technologien. Project Presentation at Wiener Archä Forum (WAF). Generalversammlung. Wien.

Theses and Others

Diem, M. (2010): Recognizing Degraded Handwritten Characters. Master Thesis. Vienna University of Technology. pdf

Hürner, D. (2009): Paläographische und graphematische Studien zu den westkirchenslavisch-glagolitischen Kiever und Prager Blättern. Master Thesis. Univ. of Vienna.

Vill, M.C. (2008): Automated Ending Analysis of Drawn Strokes. Master Thesis. Vienna University of Technology.

Barislowitsch, T. (2007): Untersuchungen zur glagolitischen Graphematik des Altkirchenslavischen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Graphetik des altbulgarischen Euchologium Sinaiticum aus dem 11. Jh. Master Thesis. University of Vienna.

Media Reports

Damjanova, J. (2007): Interview H. Miklas (Oct. 10th). Radio Deutsche Welle.

Mürling-Darrer, U. (2009): ORF Radio +Report (Ö1). Dimensionen-Magazin, 4. Sept. Vienna.

Ralser, B. (2009): “Unsichtbares sichtbar machen”: Neue Technologien für die Philologie (April 2009). Univ. Wien. Forschungsnewsletter Vol. 36. Wien. see

Schreiner, M. (2008): in ephesos und am fuße des Sinai – ein institut auf reisen. die bildende. die zeitung der akademie Vol. 3.