Florence Heri-Tech – 2nd Session (Environment and CH & Architecture/Materials Science / Diagnostics And Monitoring)

Tuesday 17 May from 9.30 to 13.30 – Auditorium

Organized by the Florence Art and Restoration Exhibition and the Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Florence (DIEF). With the contribution of Palazzo Spinelli for Art and Restoration – Springer Scientific Proceedings Publication

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CHAIR: Anna Pelagotti –  Doctor in Electronics Engineering,  Policy Expert at ERCEA, the Executive Agency of the European Research Council

New tools and solutions for the preventive conservation of Cultural Heritage, European Project APACHE – Active & intelligent PAckaging materials and display cases as a tool for preventive conservation of Cultural Heritage. Rodorico Giorgi – University of Florence and Center for colloids and surface science (CSGI)

Satellite radar interferometry for monitoring historic urban fabric: Lucca and Florence test cities, Silvia Bianchini, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Florence, Florence (FI), Italy

Governance of Climate Change and Restoration of Cultural Heritage as sustainable Urban Strategies in Holland, Karl Kupka, ICOMOS / Ministry of Internal Affairs, Haarlem / Noord-Holland / The Netherlands

Traditional or innovative systems for the reproduction of decorative elements, Marta Alexandre da Costa Frade, Universidade de Lisboa, Faculdade de Belas-Artes, Centro de Investigação e Estudos em Belas-Artes, CIEBA. Lisboa, Portugal

An investigation into the decontamination of biocide polluted museum collections using the temperature and humidity controlled ICM method, Boaz Paz, Paz Laboratorien für Archäometrie, 55543 Bad Kreuznach, Hesse, Germany, Nikolaus Wilke, ICM Integrated Contamination Management BV, 1950 Kampenhout, Flanders, Belgium

Development of a New Cleaning Product for Heavy Metals Containing Facades, Jens Engel, Remmers GmbH, Germany

Laboratory and in situ control of cleaning techniques and solutions performed on stone façade of the Serbian National Theatre building, Snežana Vučetic, University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Technology, Laboratory for Materials in Cultural Heritage, Novi Sad, Serbia

3D data management and thermographic studies as a knowledge base for the conservation

of a rationalist architecture, Ester Barbieri, Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering – University of Bologna, Italy

The Terrace of Saturn in Palazzo Vecchio, Florence (Italy): material characterisation and monitoring for preventive conservation, Sveva Longo, National Research Council of Italy, Institute of Heritage Science (CNR-ISPC), Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy

Microwave imaging applied to non-invasive diagnostic of Cultural Heritage artworks, Emanuela Proietti, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche – Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi, Rome , Italy

An automatic method for geometric and morphological information extraction and archiving of ceramic finds, Emanuele Guardiani, University of L’Aquila Heritechne – Monteluco di Roio, L’Aquila, Italy, Luca Di Angelo, University of L’Aquila Heritechne – Monteluco di Roio, L’Aquila, Italy