Institut für Archäologische Wissenschaften

Vorderasiatische Archäologie

Dr. Gino Caspari

Assoziierter Forscher

Vorderasiatische Archäologie

Mittelstrasse 43
CH-3012 Bern

11/2016 -

SNF Early Postdoc Mobility 

08/2013 bis 10/2016

Doktorat an der Universität Hamburg zu „Landschaftsarchäologie des prähistorischen Südaltais“

08/2014 bis 06/2015

Master of Arts in East Asian Studies, Columbia University, New York, USA
Fulbright Scholar

11/2012 bis 02/2013

Studium der chinesischen Sprache an der National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

09/2011 bis 08/2012

Studium der chinesischen Sprache an der Shaanxi Normal University, Xi‘an, China


Master of Science in Business Administration, Universität Bern, Bern, Schweiz


Bachelor of Arts in Archaeology, Universität Bern, Bern, Schweiz

Number of items: 26.

Journal Article

Milella, Marco; Caspari, Gino; Kapinus, Yulija; Sadykov, Timur; Blochin, Jegor; Malyutina, Anna; Keller, Marcel; Schlager, Stefan; Szidat, Sönke; Alterauge, Amelie; Lösch, Sandra (2021). Troubles in Tuva: Patterns of perimortem trauma in a nomadic community from Southern Siberia (second to fourth c. CE ). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 174(1), pp. 3-19. Wiley 10.1002/ajpa.24142

Caspari, Gino; Sadykov, Timur; Blochin, Jegor; Bolliger, Matthias; Szidat, Sönke (2020). New evidence for a bronze age date of chariot depictions in the eurasian steppes. Rock Art Research. The journal of the Australian Rock Art Research Association, 37(1), pp. 53-58. Archaeological Publications

Jia, Peter; Caspari, Gino; Betts, Alison; Mohamadi, Bahaa; Balz, Timo; Cong, Dexin; Shen, Hui; Meng, Qi (2020). Seasonal movements of Bronze Age transhumant pastoralists in western Xinjiang. PLoS ONE, 15(11), pp. 1-24. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0240739

Sadykov, Timur; Caspari, Gino; Blochin, Jegor (2020). Kurgan Tunnug 1—New Data on the Earliest Horizon of Scythian Material Culture. Journal of Field Archaeology, 45(8), pp. 556-570. Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group 10.1080/00934690.2020.1821152

Caspari, Gino (2020). Mapping and Damage Assessment of “Royal” Burial Mounds in the Siberian Valley of the Kings. Remote sensing, 12(5), p. 773. Molecular Diversity Preservation International MDPI 10.3390/rs12050773

Caspari, Gino (2020). Quantifying the Funerary Ritual Activity of the Late Prehistoric Southern Kanas Region (Xinjiang, China). ASIAN PERSPECTIVES: The Journal of Archeology for Asia and the Pacific, 59(2), pp. 421-452. University of Hawaii Press 10.1353/asi.2020.0020

Caspari, Gino (2019). “Virtual dwellings” or architecture for the living? A hypothesis. Archaeological Research in Asia, 23, p. 100157. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ara.2019.100157

Caspari, Gino; Crespo, Pablo (2019). Convolutional neural networks for archaeological site detection – Finding “princely” tombs. Journal of archaeological science, 110, p. 104998. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jas.2019.104998

Caspari, Gino; Donato, Simon; Jendryke, Michael (2019). Remote sensing and citizen science for assessing land use change in the Musandam (Oman). Journal of Arid Environments, 171, p. 104003. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2019.104003

Caspari, Gino; Sadykov, Timur; Blochin, Jegor; Buess, Manuel; Nieberle, Matthias; Balz, Timo (2019). Integrating Remote Sensing and Geophysics for Exploring Early Nomadic Funerary Architecture in the “Siberian Valley of the Kings”. Sensors, 19(14), p. 3074. Molecular Diversity Preservation International MDPI 10.3390/s19143074

Sadykov, Timur; Caspari, Gino; Blochin, Jegor (2019). THE EARLY SCYTHIAN BURIAL MOUND TUNNUG-1: PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF THE EXCAVATION OF THE SOUTHERN PERIPHERY. Теория и практика археологических исследований, 25(1), pp. 29-38. Altai State University 10.14258/tpai(2019)1(25).-03

Caspari, Gino; Sadykov, Timur; Blochin, Jegor; Hajdas, Irka (2018). Tunnug 1 (Arzhan 0) – an early Scythian kurgan in Tuva Republic, Russia. Journal of Archaeological Research in Asia, 15, pp. 82-87. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ara.2017.11.001

Caspari, Gino (2018). Assessing Looting from Space: The Destruction of Early Iron Age Burials in Northern Xinjiang. Heritage, 1(2), pp. 320-327. MDPI 10.3390/heritage1020021

Caspari, Gino (2018). Feldforschungen im "Sibirischen Tal der Könige". Antike Welt - Zeitschrift für Archäologie und Kulturgeschichte, 2, p. 5. Philipp von Zabern

Caspari, Gino; Betts, Alison; Jia, Peter (2017). The Bronze Age in the Western Tianshan, China: A new model for determining seasonal use of sites. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 14, pp. 12-20. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jasrep.2017.05.036

Caspari, Gino; Plets, G.; Balz, T.; Fu, B. (2017). Landscape archaeology in the Chinese Altai Mountains – Survey of the Heiliutan Basin. Archaeological Research in Asia, 10, pp. 48-53. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ara.2017.04.001

Caspari, Gino; Jendryke, Michael (2017). Archsphere – A cluster algorithm for archaeological applications. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 14, pp. 181-188. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jasrep.2017.05.052

Balz, Timo; Caspari, Gino; Fu, Bihong; Liao, Mingsheng (2016). Discernibility of Burial Mounds in High-Resolution X-Band SAR Images for Archaeological Prospections in the Altai Mountains. Remote sensing, 8(10), p. 817. Molecular Diversity Preservation International MDPI 10.3390/rs8100817

Newspaper or Magazine Article

Caspari, Gino (2017). Im Chinesischen Altai - Schatzsuche mit Hindernissen. Globetrotter-Magazin(6), pp. 70-73. Globetrotter Ausrüstung GmbH

Conference or Workshop Item

Caspari, Gino (2019). A JOURNEY TO THE WEST - EXPORTING ILLICIT ANTIQUITIES FROM CHINA THROUGH HONG KONG (Unpublished). In: EAA 2019. Bern. 4.-7. September 2019.

Caspari, Gino (2019). NEW FINDINGS FROM THE EXCAVATION AND SURVEY AROUND THE OLDEST ROYAL “SCYTHIAN” BURIAL MOUND (Unpublished). In: EAA 2019. Bern. 4.-7. September 2019.

Balz, Timo; Caspari, Gino; Fu, Bihong (2017). Detect, Map, and Preserve Bronze and Iron Age Monuments along the Prehistoric Silk Road. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 57, pp. 211-217. London: IOP Publishing

Caspari, Gino; Sadykov, Timur; Blochin, Jegor; Hajdas, Irka (2017). Fieldproject Tunnug 1 (Arzhan 0) – A princely kurgan of the earliest Scythian period (Unpublished). In: British Museum Conference Scythians and early nomads from Siberia to the Black Sea. London. 27.-29.10.2017.

Caspari, Gino (2017). The impact of looting on archaeology in the Eurasian steppe – A case study (Unpublished). In: Workshop on Connections between AMS Dating and Looted Antiquities. Zürich. 16.11.2017.

Caspari, Gino; Betts, Alison; Jia, Peter (2017). Modeling Pasture - Microclimates and Seasonal Mobility (Unpublished). In: EAA 2017. Valencia. 10.-12. Mai 2017.

Caspari, Gino (2016). Landscape Archaeology in the Foothills of the Chinese Altai (Unpublished). In: SEAA 2016. Limassol. 31.08-02.09.2016.

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