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3D reconstruction of the city of Amatrice. An “instant modelling” operation

Michele Calvano, Francesca Guadagnoli



 A few months by the earthquake, the research proposes a method of “instant modeling” for the reconstruction of the urban digital model of Amatrice. The method underlying the described procedures allows to extract data from the web that flow into the model and conform it. In the case of Amatrice, model becomes an editable storage, able to integrate the data and at the same time freely queryable. Furthermore, the used procedures identify a method with which to represent informed model of any urban center; the results of the process are the basis on which to set a communication project of the cultural good, subject of the representation. The opening of the method to a continuous implementation of the model, means that research is a serious contribution to the theme of the Heritage Building Information Modeling (HBIM).


Virtual Heritage, HBIM, Generative Modeling, GIS, Open Data


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