Past information

2017.06.22: 4 Papers by our laboratory members were published on "Computational Color Imaging: 6th International Workshop, CCIW 2017, Milan, Italy, March 29-31, 2017 Proceedings"(LNCS 10213)

Visualization of Subsurface Features in Oil Paintings Using High-Resolution Visible and Near Infrared Scanned Images
A Simple Scanner for High Resolution Imaging of Wall Paintings
A Novel Scanning Technique for Imaging of Gold and Silver Foils Used in Art Works
A Transmission Type Scanning System for Ultra High Resolution Scanning

2017.06.15: Activity of Prof. Ide and his projects were featured on "NHK world newsroom, HERITAGE IN THE DIGITAL"

2017.01.25: Japan-Myanmar Collaboration on Conservation and Preservation of Cultural Heritages in Myanmar

Date:   January 25, 2017
Venue:  Kyoto University Tokyo Office

2016.07.12: Japan-Myanmar Collaboration on Conservation and Preservation of Cultural Heritages in Myanmar

Symposium and Educational Training Program
(National Museum, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar)
July 21st - July 26th 2016

2016.04.03: Announcement of international conference
High-Resolution Imaging Technology for the Preservation of Cultural Artifacts

Date:   April 14-18, 2016
Venue:  Zhejiang University

2014.07.25:  International Workshop and Summer School in UNSW

Date:  Tuesday, 9 September, 2014 to Saturday, 13 September, 2014
Venue:  The University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Contact: Ide Laboratory (Kyoto University)

2013.02.15: Just Moved to Katsura Campus!

2013.01.08:  Workshop at Maison de la culture du Japon a Paris

"Ultra-High Resolution Digital Imaging Technology:
An Impact on Cultural Heritage"

Date:  1st and 2nd February 2013  17:00 to 19:00
Venue: Maison de la culture du Japon a Paris
     101 bis, quai Branly75015 Paris

Contact: Chizu Hoshiai (Kyoto University)

2012.10.17:  Hong Kon project 【PRESS RELASE】

Hong Kong Maritime Museum to undertake large-scale scanning of its Qing dynasty era scroll, Pacifying the South China Sea October 6, 2012

Filming project in Hong Kong was reported in Hong Kong newspapers the other day. Was quite a lot of newspapers and magazines interviews

2012.09.18:  Report on the International Conference
The organizing committee (Philippine and Japan) would like to thank you for your participation in the conference and training program “Science and Technology for Art: Conserving and Recording Tangible, Intangible, and Natural Heritage” on 3-7 September 2012, Manila, Philippines. Over 200 researchers from government agencies, academia and industries attended START 2012 Conference on 3-7 September and 55 researchers for the Educational Program and Training Course 4-7 September.

Contents and documents of the program

2012.08.21:  Announcement of international conference

Science and Technology for Art: Conserving and Recording Tangible, Intangible, and Natural Heritage conference and training program on 3-7 September 2012 Manila, Philippines.
The event is sponsored by the Official Development Assistance Grants for UNESCO Activities, and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science Technology in Japan, Advanced Imaging Technology Laboratory, Kyoto University.
For details see attached link and file.
Contents of the program   ☆There's a possibility to change

2012.08.01:  Project Uploaded

Accelerator Mass Spectroscopy and Cultural Heritage
A Series of Advanced Lectures in Kyoto University, Graduate School of Engineering Ari Ide-Ektessabi Laboratory

Accelerator based analytical methods: past and future progress


Dr Soey Sie, a leading scientist in the field of Accelerator based analytical methods, including AMS (Accelerator Mass Spectrometry), will give two lectures on principles and advances in the field of applications in analyzing extremely low level of radioactive and stable trace elements. These lectures are designed for young scientists, graduate students and researchers from industry. We welcome graduate students from academy and industry to join these lectures.
(For further information please contact:

2009.03.20:  English ver. Uploaded