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Dr Armin Schmidt - GeodataWIZ


Dr Armin Schmidt is an archaeological geophysicist and IT pioneer, initially trained as a physicist with a PhD from the RWTH Aachen, Germany. He applies novel methods of geophysical prospection worldwide from Ecuador to Iran, Nepal and Japan, working as a researcher, and consultant. He is founder and current Chair of the International Society for Archaeological Prospection (ISAP). Until 2010 he led the archaeological geophysics research group and the MSc in Archaeological Prospection at the University of Bradford, UK.


GeodataWIZ provides geospatial data services for archaeological and near-surface applications. These include:


GeodataWIZ specializes in projects that utilize geospatial data to gain a comprehensive understanding and analysis of the near-surface and archaeological environment. With bespoke data solutions and project management services, GeodataWIZ empowers clients across diverse fields to achieve their objectives with greater efficiency and effectiveness.


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