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Project Collaborator

Mark Altaweel

Professor of Near East Archaeology and Archaeological Data Science University College London


Dr. Altaweel takes a data science approach to his research. He is interested in investigating a variety of heritage, landscape, and social-environmental topics in his teaching and research. Dr. Altaweel has been involved in numerous projects on the ancient Near East, application of complex system modelling, and use of machine/deep learning methods for insights on heritage and archaeological topics. He has also broad interests in the ancient climate, environment, and land use in the ancient Near East. Additionally, his work has been published in many leading journals in various fields, with application to modern and ancient studies.

For more information, please visit his faculty profile.


Long-Term Environmental and Social Change in Mesopotamia

2016 – 2018