Reconstruction of Everyday Life in 19th Century Nicosia

  • Panayiotis Charalambous
  • Hesperia Iliadou
  • Charalambos Apostolou
  • Yiorgos Chrysanthou
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7616)


This paper presents the first stages of a larger project concerning the study and realization of a 3D interactive environment of everyday life in 19th century Nicosia. The presented study involves the recreation of the built urban environment (i.e. the architecture of the city) based on historic and archival information taken from the first Land Registry documentations taking place on the island at the end of the Ottoman era by British engineers.


built environment urban architecture land registry procedural modeling 3D reconstruction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Panayiotis Charalambous
    • 1
  • Hesperia Iliadou
    • 2
  • Charalambos Apostolou
    • 1
  • Yiorgos Chrysanthou
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CyprusNicosiaCyprus
  2. 2.Neapolis University PafosPafosCyprus

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