3-D Survey and Structural Modelling: The Case of the San Giovanni Baptistery in Florence

  • Grazia TucciEmail author
  • Alessandro Conti
  • Lidia Fiorini
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11196)


In 2013 the preliminary interdisciplinary studies for the maintenance of the facades of the Baptistery of Florence included a complete survey of the building. Like in the case of the previous most recent surveys, its geometry was studied with the most up-to-date technologies available. The 3-D model, integrated with the contributions by the other research groups, allowed new hypotheses on its construction and, in particular, a more accurate tuning of the structural models.


Survey methodologies Geomatics TLS Cultural heritage documentation Cracking pattern Damage assessment FE model Masonry domes 



This work has been carried out under the GAMHer project: Geomatics Data Acquisition and Management for Landscape and Built Heritage in a European Perspective, PRIN: – Bando 2015, Prot. 2015HJLS7E.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GeCO Lab, DICEAUniversità di FirenzeFlorenceItaly

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