Current Role at Stanford


Academic Technology Specialist and Lecturer in Anthroplogy

Projects


  • 3D Models in Anthropological Research and Teaching

    Development of a digital repository of 3D archaeological objects for research and teaching. Models will be deposited in the Stanford Digital Repository (SDR) for long term storage and preservation. The specimens will be made available for download and visualization for interactive exploration and manipulation.

    Location

    global

    Collaborators

    • Krish Seetah, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Stanford University
    • Andrew Bauer, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Stanford University
  • Çatalhöyük Living Archive

    Location

    çatalhöyük

    Collaborators

    • Ian Hodder, Dunlevie Family Professor and Professor, by courtesy, of Classics, Stanford University
    • Karl Grossner, Technical Director, World-Historical Gazetteer, University of Pittsburgh

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  • Cigarette Citadels

    A repository and map of cigarette factories worldwide.

    Location

    Globally

    Collaborators

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Service, Volunteer and Community Work


  • Carpentries Instructor, The Carpentries

    https://carpentries.org

    Location

    Stanford, CA

  • Co-Chair aiI4lam Working Group on Teaching AI, https://sites.google.com/view/ai4lam

    Location

    Stanford, CA

2020-21 Courses


Professional Interests


The application of advanced and innovative technological approaches to anthropological problems, including GIS, spatial and textual analysis, 3D modeling and visualization, and - more recently - machine learning .

All Publications


  • Subjectivity and discoverability: an exploration with images The Rise of AI: Implications and Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Academic Libraries Coleman, N., Engel, C., Thorson, H., Verwaerde, Q., Wheatley, A. edited by Hervieux, S. 2021
  • "AI is not Just a Technology" - Towards an Integrated Teaching Approach to Machine Learning Proceedings from ECML-PKDD 2020, Teaching Machine Learning Workshop Coleman, N., Engel, C. 2020
  • Computer vision and image recognition in archaeology Proceedings of the Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Data Discovery and Reuse Engel, C., Magniafico, P., Isasavi, J., Luikas, D. 2019

    View details for DOI 10.1145/3359115.3359117

  • R for Geospatial Analysis and Mapping The Geographic Information Science & Technology Body of Knowledge Engel, C. 2019
  • Towards a Living Archive - making multi layered research data and knowledge generation transparent Journal of Field Archaeology Lukas, D., Engel, C., Mazzucato, C. 2018; 43:sup1: S19-S30
  • Representing the Archaeological Process at Çatalhöyük in a Living Archive Assembling Çatalhöyük Engel, C., Grossner, K. Maney Publishing. 2015