Conference program: List of presentations (links for presentation slides or posters).
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TOPIC 1: Theme of the conference.
TOPIC 2: Analysis.
- F. André, City of Chalon-sur-Saône, Culture and Heritage division, Chalon-sur-Saône, France.
Preventive conservation and restoration; a technical and financial challenge for local authorities.
A-C. Besson, J. Barbarin and H. Joannelle, Niepce Museum, Denon Museum, Public Library, Chalon-sur-Saône, France:
The conservation of documents: a strategic objective.
H. Joannelle, Public Library of Chalon-sur-Saône, France.
The usefulness and limits of a conservation plan integrated into an establishment's policy document the example of the technical control of the buildings of Chalon-sur-Saône's public library.
J. Barbarin, Denon Museum, Chalon-sur-Saône, France.
The training of a fluctuating staff in the principles of preventive conservation.
E. François, Municipal Archives, Chalon-sur-Saône, France.
A complex remodelling.
C. Morin-Dufoix, Direction of heritage services for Chalon sur Saône, Chalon-sur-Saône, France.
Worship and conservation: a conflict of priorities.
E. Spiegel and R. Drewello, University of Bamberg, Inst. for Archaeology, Building and Heritage Conservation, Bamberg, Germany:
Pollution mitigation: the gap between research and application. An empirical study of the present situation and management of indoor air pollution in German collections.
- I. Spulber et al., Centre for Sustainable Heritage, University College London, The Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, London, UK.
'Heritage Intelligence' - Environmental monitoring with wireless intelligent sensor systems.
J. Havermans, TNO Built Environment and Geosciences, Delft, NL.
The Dutch Archival Act and harmonisation.
A. Jeberien et al., Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, University of Applied Sciences, Berlin, Germany.
Implementing preventive measures in the development process of display cases for the Brandenburg State Museum of Archaeology.
TOPIC 3: Interaction of air pollutants and objects
A. Schieweck and T. Salthammer, Fraunhofer Wilhelm-Klauditz-Institut WKI, Material Analysis and Indoor Chemistry, Braunschweig, Germany.
Indoor air quality within museum showcases.
- M. Strlic, Centre for Sustainable Heritage, The Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, University College of London, London, UK.
The scent of degradation: VOCs as a source of information.
- O. Ramalho et al., Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB), Marne-la-Vallée, France.
Relationship between the emission of volatile organic compounds from paper and cellulose degradation.
- A. Lattuati-Derieux et al., Centre de recherche sur la conservation des collections, Paris, France.
Assessment of the degradation of polyurethane foams from contemporary art objects
- C. Gaüzere et al., Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB), Marne-la-Vallée, France.
Airborne microbiology in museum through molecular approach: preliminary study.
J. Smolik et al., Laboratory of Aerosol Chemistry and Physics, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals AS CR, Prague, CZ.
Characterization of airborne particles in the Baroque hall of the National Library in Prague.
M. Ryhl-Svendsen, National Museum of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark.
The generation of indoor air pollution from surface reactions.
- Y. Joblin et al., Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB), Marne-la-Vallée, France.
Moulds detection by their volatile organics compounds: use for heritage conservation.
TOPIC 4: Analysis and Interaction of air pollutants and objects.
M. Odlyha, Thermal Methods and Conservation Science, Birkbeck College, London, UK.
Understanding microclimates in museums, historic houses and churches and their impact on heritage materials.
L. Robinet et al., Synchrotron SOLEIL, IPANEMA, Gif-sur-Yvette, France.
The role of organic pollutants in the alteration of alkali silicate glasses.
G. Di Pietro et al., Berner Fachhochschule, HKB, Bern, CH.
Monitoring of indoor air pollution in the stacks of the Swiss National Library
L. Fullana, AIRINSPACE, Montigny-le-Bretonneux, France.
Controlling airborne contamination.
- J. Tétreault et al., Canadian Conservation Institute, Ottawa, CA.
Carbonyl vapours and their impact on paper degradation.
T-P. Nguyen et al., Bibliothèque nationale de France, Scientific and Technical Laboratory, Paris, France.
Volatile organic compounds in libraries' atmospheres: effects on the written and printed cultural heritage.
- A. Fenech et al., Centre for Sustainable Heritage, University College London, The Bartlett School of Graduate Studies, London, UK.
Volatile aldehydes in libraries and archives.
- I. Kralj Cigic et al., University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Ljubljana, SL.
Volatile organic compounds in books after mass deacidification.
TOPIC 5: Problems and applications in practice + Preventive Measures
J. Thomas et al., National Museum in Krakow, Krakow, Poland.
Characterisation of fading behaviour of coloured papers during simulated display in anoxia.
T. Prosek et al., Institut de la Corrosion, Brest, France.
Survey on air quality control in cultural heritage institutions and development of automated corrosion sensors for real time monitoring.
D. Camuffo et al., Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Scienze dell'Atmosfera e del Clima, Padua, Italy.
Thenardite-Mirabilite cycles in historical buildings.
M. Ferm and E. Bloom, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Gothenburg, Sweden.
F. Vichi and F. De Santis, CNR - Istituto Inquinamento Atmosferico, Roma, Italy.
The assessment of air quality at the "Galleria dell'Accademia", Florence, Italy.
L. De Santoli and M. Mariotti et al., Facoltà di Architettura Valle Giulia, Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy.
Long term prediction of marble erosion for the conservation of the statue of David by Michelangelo.
TOPIC 1-5: Theme of the conference
T. Grøntoft, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, NILU, Kjeller, Norway.
Modelling of air quality for paintings in microclimate frames and experiences of the Norwegian Institute for Air Research, NILU, in providing "air quality services for cultural heritage professionals".
S. Lopez-Aparicio et al., Norwegian Institute for Air Research, NILU, Kjeller, Norway.
Air quality assessment in cultural heritage locations by dosimetry.
- G. Leijonhufvud and T. Broström, Gotland University, Visby, Sweden.
Managing environmental control in Gripsholm Castle - a study of the decision process.
- B. Kuprinska, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.
Seasonal changes in particulate matter concentration and composition in the Plantin Moretus Museum in Antwerp, Belgium. (Poster)
M. Ferm and E. Bloom, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Use of diffusive sampling in museums and archives (Poster)
M. Torge et al., Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany.
Reduction of mercury emission from historic tin-mercury mirrors (Poster).
T-P. Nguyen, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Scientific and Technical Laboratory, Paris, France.
DECAGRAPH : Early detection of biological and chemical contaminants of paper based cultural heritage (Poster).
- Z. Dörtbudak, Koc University school of Nursing, Istanbul, Turkey.
Occupational respiratory symptoms in museums, archives and library workers. A cross-sectional survey (Poster)
L. Kucerova, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, CZ.
Verification of conditions for appropriate storage of dyed cellulosic textiles (Poster).
- K. Doubravova, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, CZ.
UV protective coating systems (Poster)
R. Alghazawi et al., Leiden University, Faculty of Archaeology, Leiden, NL.
Indoor environment, Jordan museums (Poster).
A.C. Pinheiro et al., New University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, Lisbon, Portugal.
Indoor air quality in Portuguese archives: focus on fungi (Poster).
J. Havermans, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, Built Environment and Geosciences, Delft, NL.:
The COST D42 network: impact and challenges (Poster).
M. L. Amadori1, S. Barcelli1, S. Della Ferrera1 and M. R. Valazzi2
1Università degli Studi di Urbino Carlo Bo, Istituto di Scienze Chimiche, Italy
2Soprintendenza ai Beni Artistici, Storici ed Etnoantropologici delle
The crypt of Saint Decenzio in Pesaro (11th century): indoor microclimate monitoring for conservative purposes
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