Geiger Cajetan

Main interests:

Geoarchaeology, Ancient Mining, Urartu, Urartian Iron Technology and Mining, Archaeometallurgy, Archaeometry, Geology, Image Based 3D-Modelling, Geodesy, Technology transfer in Ancient Times


2017 – present M.A. in Economic and Raw Material Archaeology, Ruhr-Universität, Bochum
2013 – present B.Sc. in Geology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich and Technical University, Munich
2012 – 2017 B.A. in Near Eastern Archaeology and Assyriology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich

Field Work:

2016 – 2017 excavations on Sai Island, Sudan
2014 – 2015 excavations in Gird i-Topzawa, Rowanduz, Kurdistan, Iraq
since 2014 Mining archaeological excavation and survey, Monte Calisio, Trento, Italy
2013 – 2014 Surveys on Neolithic Linear Pottery, Dillingen/Höchstädt, Germany
since 2014  Several geophysical prospections in Iraq, Russia, Italy and Germany
since 2013 Geological field mapping in Austria, Spain, Greece, USA