Grants

Space@Hopkins (2017-2018) “Detecting Archaeological Sites and Raw Material Sources in Satellite Imagery” (M. Harrower – PI, D. Viete – Collaborator, Brice Ménard – Collaborator, Benjamin Zaitchik – Collaborator, Carey Priebe – Collaborator) $24,953 USD.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) (2013-2017) “Satellite Remote Sensing of Ancient Water Availability and Irrigation: A Comparative Study of Complex Societies in Oman and Ethiopia” (M. Harrower – PI, B. Zaitchik – Collaborator, M. Anderson – Collaborator) $288,441 USD.

National Geographic Society, Committee for Research and Exploration Grant (2016) “Beita Semati and the Empire of Aksum: Political and Religious Change at an African Crossroads” (M. Harrower – PI, C. Perlingieri – Co-PI, I.A. Dumitru – Co-PI) $24,865 USD.

Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) (2016) “Using SAR to identify and map subsurface archaeological features in arid environments” ALOS-2 Research Proposal (Frances Wiig, PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales).

Wenner Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research (2015) “Ingenuity in the Oasis: An Examination of Early Bronze Age Agricultural Communities in Oman” (Smiti Nathan, PhD Candidate, New York University) $12,595 USD.

German Aerospace Center (DLR) (2015) “Using SAR to Identify and Map Subsurface Archaeology in a Desert Environment” (Frances Wiig, PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales)

Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) Cotsen Excavation Grant (2015) “Beita Semati and the Empire of Aksum: Political and Religious Change at an African Crossroads” (M. Harrower – PI, C. Perlingieri – Co-PI) $25,000 USD.