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Alexy Karenowska wins Vice-Chancellors Prize

30th June 2017

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Dr Alexy Karenowska, Fellow of Magdalen College has been awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Prize for Public Engagement.

The Prize was awarded for her documentation, preservation, and restoration of at-risk cultural heritage sites across the world. She has developed  optical, radio-frequency and X-ray based approaches for this purpose. Dr Karenowska led a team to create a replica of the Triumphal Arch from Syria’s Palmyra. The arch has been displayed in Trafalgar Square, New York, Dubai and Florence.

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