Conservation, History of Art, Museology & Cultural Tourism




1.Orphanidi, L and Liritzis, I (2005) Introduction in Museology & Preventive Conservation.  (1st Ed. By University of the Aegean, Dept of Mediterranean Studies, Rhodes, with extended summaries per chapter in English & Arabic), 2nd Ed. Increased & Improved by Institute de Livre, A.Kardamitsa, Athens.

2.Liritzis, I (2007) Physical Sciences in Archaeology, G.Dardanos-Typothito Publisher, 1st Ed. 2005, 2nd Edition Improved, 2007, 703 p. (in preparation in English with a foreign publisher).



1.Liritzis, I (Editor) (2002) International Conference Proceedings on Archaeology & Environment in Dodecanesse: Research & Cultural Tourism, Lab of Archaeometry, University of the Aegean, Rhodes.

2.Liritzis.I (1998) One Day Meeting: Aegean: the cradle of western civilization., 23 June 1998, Panhellenic Club of Yachting of Open Seas (PCYOS) & Dept of Mediterranean Studies (DMS), Univ of the Aegean, Organiser I.Liritzis, Proceedings edited by I.Liritzis, publ. by PCYOS & DMS.(in Greek)

3.2 Day Meeting on Local initiatives and employment, measure 4.1, of southern Aegean Regional Program Framework of EU with title Cultural Tourism in 3rd millennium: Rhodes, employment, culture, 17-18 March 2006, Rhodes. Collaboration between Univ of the Aegean, Dept of Mediterranean Studies, Municipality of Rhodes, Regional Office of Dodecanesse et alia, (10 members), Proceedings edited by I.Liritzis (2006)..

4.Liritzis, I (Editor) (2008). New Technologies in Archaeognostic Sciences (22 Chapters), GUTENBERG PRESS.(in Greek)..

5.Kostaridou, P & Liritzis, I (editors) In Cultural Tourism in Lykaeon Mount, 1st 2Day Meeting 23-24 May 2008 Cultural Center of Megalopolis Municipality, (in Greek).

6.Ioannis Liritzis and Christopher M. Stevenson (Editors) (2012) The Dating and Provenance of Natural and Manufactured Glasses; (The University of New Mexico Press).

7.Liritzis, I (2008) New technologies in the archaeognostic sciences: multisided cooperation with prospectives. Editorial Forward. In Liritzis, I (editor), New technologies in the archaeognostic sciences, Gutenberg Press, Athens, 11-25.(in Greek)

8.Liritzis.I, Polychroniadou.E and Katsaros.T (2008) Pigment analysis in art works. Special case: archaeometrical analyses of wall paintings by Spyros Papaloukas in Amfissa Cathedral. In Liritzis, I (editor) New technologies in the archaeognostic sciences, Gutenberg Press, Athens, 125-170 (in Greek).

9.Liritzis.I (2008) Some physical methods of reading illegible and erased texts. In Liritzis, I (editor), New technologies in the archaeognostic sciences, Gutenberg Press, Athens, 361-392.

10.Liritzis.I and Zacharias, N (2010) Portable XRF of archaeological artefacts: current research, potentials and limitations. In X Ray Flourescence Spectrometry in GeoArchaeology (S.Shackley, editor), Natural Sciences in Archaeology Series, Springer North America, 109-142.

11.Liritzis, I & Zacharias, N (2010) Brief review in archaeomaterials- artifacts. In Liritzis, I & Zacharias, eds, Archaeomaterials, Papazisis Press, Athens, 17-38.

12.Liritzis Y., Orphanidis-Georgiadis L. and Efstratiou N. (1991) Neolithic Thessaly, and the Sporades: Remarks on Cultural contacts between Sesklo, Dimini and Aghios Petros based on trace element analysis and archaeological evidence. Oxford Journal of Archaeology, 10, 3, 307-313.

13.Liritzis Y., Salter C. and Hatcher H. (1997) Chemical Composition of some Greco-Roman glass fragments from Patras, Greece. European journal of PACT, No 45, I2, 25-34.

14.Liritzis.I (2001) The contribution of archaeometry to the development (cultural, economic) of the Mediterranean islands. Journal of Mediterranean Studies, vol.10, 225-230.

15.Liritzis.I and Polychroniadou.E (2007) Optical and analytical techniques applied to the Amfissa Cathedral mural paintings made by the Greek artist Spyros Papaloukas (1892-1957). Revue d’ Archaeometrie (Archaeosciences), 31, 97-112

16.Katsaros, T, Liritzis, I and Laskaris, N (2009) Is White pigment on Appele’s palette a TiO2-rich kaolin? New experimental and analytical study. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry Vol.9, No.1, 29-35..

17.Katsaros, T, Liritzis, I and Laskaris, N (2011) Identification of Theophrastus’ pigments egyptios kyanos and psimythion from archaeological excavations: A case study. Archaeosciences (Revue d’Archaeometrie) 34, 69-80.

18.Liritzis. I (1982) Archaeometry: an emerging science, Athens Annals of Archaeology, ΧΙΙ, 85-92.(in Greek)

19.Liritzis.I and Dixon J. (1984) Cultural contacts between Neolithic settlements of Sesklo and Dimini, Thessaly, Anthropologika, 5, 51-62 (in Greek).

20.Liritzis, I (2008) Archaeometry: an international established interdisciplinary field. Historia Illustrated (in Greek), Papyrus Press, 16-23.

21.Stevenson.C.M, Liritzis.I and Diakostamatiou.M (2002) A preliminary report on the hydration dating of Melos, Yali and Antiparos obsidian. Proceedings of Intern. Conference, Hyalos- Vitrum- Glass (G.Kordas ed.), Athens, 41-45.(refereed)

22.Liritzis, I (2009) The contribution of archaeometry to the development of cultural tourism. Regional Meeting Municipality of Megalopolis. Proceedings on Cultural Tourism in Lykaeon Mountain, 23-24 May 2008. (in Greek, in press).

23.Liritzis, Ι (2008) The contribution of archaeometry in the support of cultural tourism. In Cultural Tourism in Lykaeon Mount, 1st 2Day Meeting 23-24 May 2008 Cultural Center of Megalopolis Municipality, eds. Κostaridou, S & Liritzis, Ι, 79-88.(in Greek)

24.Casali, F, Morigi, M.P, Brancaccio, R, Montefusco, L, Jerjen, I, Flisch, A, Sennhauser, U, Liritzis, I and Tineanu, I (2009) X-ray computed tomography for damage assessment of cultural heritage assets. Prohitech-09 Conference (6th FP), Protection of Historical Buildings, Rome 21-24 June,(Mazzolani, ed), Taylor & Francis Group, London, ISBN 987-0-415-55803-7, 847-851.

25.Liritzis, I Ι (2010) The archaeology of agriculture: A brief review. In Where does Agriculture stands on? Summer Ecological School, Efthimiopoulos, E, ed, Interdisciplinary Institute of Environmental Research, Samothrace, 4-8 July 2010, Livani Press, Athens, 13-23. (in Greek).

26. Liritzis, I, Volonakis, P, Vosinakis, S and Pavlidis, G (2015) Cyberarchaemetry from cyberarchaeology: New dynamic trends in archaeometric training and research, In Virtual Archaeology Proceedings of the 2nd Intern. Conf. State Hermitage Museum, 1-3 June 2015, Saint Petersburg 38-41

27.Liritzis, I, George Pavlidis, Spyros Vosinakis, Anestis Koutsoudis, Pantelis Volonakis, Matthew D. Howland, Brady Liss, Thomas E. Levy (2017) Delphi4Delphi - Acquisition of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data for Ancient Delphi, Greece. Ιn Matthew Vincent, Victor Manuel Lopez-Menchero Bendicho, Marinos Ioannides and Thomas E. Levy (editors) Acquisition, Curation, and Dissemination of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data. Publisher: Springer (in press).

28. Hatzopoulos, J, Dimitrios Stefanakis, Andreas Georgopoulos, Sevasti Tapinaki, Volonakis Pantelis, Ioannis Liritzis (2017) Use of various surveying technologies to 3d digital mapping and modelling of cultural heritage structures for maintenance and restoration purposes: the tholos in DELPHI, GREECE. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, Vol. 17 No 3, pp. 311-336