Analysis and assessment of degradation of polychrome artworks

Host Institution: HES-SO          PhD Erollment: UIO


  • Development of methodology based on multi-modal analyses for the assessment of the different factors in the formation of metal soaps.
  • Evaluation of analytical protocol on mock-up samples presenting characteristic degradation features.
  • Validation of the proposed multi-modal analyses methodology on real artworks.

Main Supervisor:

  • Edith Joseph (HES SO)


  • Francesco Caruso (UIO)
  • Laura Brambilla (HES SO)

Deadline: 15.Feb.2019