All | # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
There are 8 names in this directory beginning with the letter B.
Balkelis, Tomas
is a senior fellow at the Lithuanian Historical Institute in Vilnius. In 2015-16 he was a visiting scholar at the Center for Russian and East European Studies at Stanford University. During 2009-2013, he was a European Research Council Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University College Dublin. He is the author of The Making of Modern Lithuania (Routledge, 2009). His articles have been published by Past and Present and Contemporary European History, among other journals. He has a particular interest in the modern history of the Baltics. His research fields include nation-building, population displacement and paramilitary violence.

BÂRCĂ, Vitalie
is scientific fellow II with the Institute of Archaeology and Art History of Cluj- Napoca, Romania. He is a specialist in the archaeology and history of the Sarmatian civilisation from the North-Pontic area, the Lower Danube and the Great Hungarian Plain. His expertise also includes aspects of ethnic, cultural, political and military interferences between the Graeco-Roman and Barbarian worlds in Central and Eastern Europe. He is the author of over 80 studies published in specialty journals and volumes. His books include History and Civilisation. The Sarmatians in the east-Carpathian area (1st century BC – early 2nd century AD.), Cluj-Napoca 2006, which has received the “Vasile Pârvan” award of the Romanian Academy; Nomads of the Steppes. The Early Sarmatians in the North-Pontic area (2nd – 1st century BC), Cluj-Napoca, 2006; Riders of the Steppes. The Sarmatians in the North-Pontic area (together with O. Symonenko); Alburnus Maior III, the Roman Cemetery at Tăul Corna, Cluj-Napoca, 2008 (co-author) and Sarmatian vestiges discovered south of the Lower Mureş River. The graves from Hunedoara Timișană and Arad, Cluj-Napoca, 2014. He is editor of the volume Richard A. Mason, Costin Croitoru, Carl Schuchhard’s Contributions on Ancient Linear Fortifications along the Lower Danube, Cluj-Napoca, 2016 and founder and editor of the Journal of Ancient History and Archaeology (

BASU, Asmita
Ph.D. research scholar at the NIT, Durgapur and associate professor, Designation & Organisation, Army Institute of Management, Kolkata. Important publications: “Sustainable Development - a challenge for archaeological site management in the coastal areas of West Bengal in Eastern India.” In “Current Trends in Archaeological Heritage Preservation National and International Perspectives,” ed. Musteata, Sergiu, and Stefan Caliniuc. BAR International Series 274, no. 2: 5. 2015. Presented a number of research papers at different international conferences held in Jordan (WAC, 2013), Siem Reap (IPPA, 2014), Stockholm (EASAA, 2014), Paris (EurASEAA, 2015), Cardiff (EASAA, 2016).

BĂȚ, Mihail
is PhD Student, lecturer at Moldova State University. Specialist in the archaeology of the Iron Age from the Carpathian-Pontic space. Scientific interests are especially focused on the study of the communities from the Midlle Dniester region in the XIIth-3rd centuries BC. Author and co-author ofmore than 20 scientific publications, including 1 monograph: Evoluţia habitatului din microzona Saharna în epoca fierului / Evolution of the Habitat in the Saharna micro-zone in the Iron Age, Chişinău, 2016 (co-authors Ion Niculiţă, Aurel Zanoci).

has received his bachelor’s degree in prehistoric archaeology from the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, with a thesis about ancient grave disruptions at the early medieval cemetery Köln-Müngersdorf in 2016. He is currently a master’s student at the Freie Universität Berlin reading for prehistoric archaeology. He is especially interested in early medieval, iron age, grave disruptions and urbanisation. (

BIBBY, David
is an archaeologist with the State Heritage Service of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He holds the post of Manager, Digital Archaeology. His responsibilities include archiving digital archaeological data. David Bibby is a member of the Commission on Archaeology and Information Systems and the Commission on Excavation Techniques of the Association of German State Archaeologists and is chair of the Working Group for Archaeological Archives of the Europae Archaeologiae Consilium.

Blasen, Philippe Henri
holds an MA degree in the history of religions from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. He is currently enrolled in a PhD program in History at the Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj, Romania. Since July 2018, he has been working as a researcher within the project Migrations and Identity in European History: Communities, Connections, Conflicts at the A. D. Xenopol Institute of History, Iași. In recent years, he has increasingly focused his research interests on the history of ethnic and religious minorities in Romania and on the history of Bukovina.

BROWN, Duncan H.
has been Head of Archaeological Archives with Historic England since 2010, before which he was Curator of Archaeology at Southampton Museum Service. He is also a member of the Working Group for Archaeological Archives of the Europae Archaeologiae Consilium. Duncan is the author of ‘Archaeological Archives. A guide to best practice in creation, compilation, transfer and curation’ and a co-author of ‘A Standard and Guide to Best Practice in Archaeological Archiving in Europe’.