Videos added to our YouTube channel

Videos added to our YouTube channel Several of the CHANGE PhD fellows have made short videos about their projects. Watch them all on the CHANGE YouTube channel.

How do visitors perceive the appearance of silver museum objects?​

Photos: Visitors of different age groups examining the object’s perception. (Photo cred: Amalia Siatou) How do visitors perceive the appearance of silver museum objects?​ When exposed to the atmosphere silver interacts with sulfur creating a uniform and stable layer of corrosion called tarnish. Tarnishing is a slow process that creates alterations to the color appearance […]

CHANGE School France

Photos:  Ramamoorthy Luxman are working on the robot arm during the training school in France (Photo cred: Alexis Komenda) CHANGE School France The event had been postponed several times due to Covid-19, but now it was finally time for the ESRs to visit the University of Burgundy Franche-Comté (UBFC) and the Center for Research and […]

Dissemination tour of western Norway

Photos: Bryggen (the dock) in Bergen and The Norwegian Coastal Express Dissemination tour of western Norway Six Early Stage Researchers (ESRs), together with coordinator and project manager of CHANGE headed to the west of Norway to share knowledge and new research in CHANGE, as well as discussing our common passion of preserving cultural heritage.  NO […]

Upcoming event: CHANGE School France

Upcoming event: CHANGE School France The CHANGE ESRs will soon go to France for their training in Reflectance Transformation Imaging and other imaging tools (XRF/spectra/FluoUV/UV IR, XRF). The organisers of the programme are Alamin Mansouri (professor at UBFC), Clotilde Boust (head of imaging group at C2RMF) and Hermine Chatoux (assistant professor at UBFC). Université de […]

CHANGE ESR Sunita Saha, #MSCA #ITN Fellow of the week!

Photo: (C) European Union, 2022. Source images: Adobe Stock – ID 308011247; 62762777 CHANGE ESR Sunita Saha, #MSCA #ITN Fellow of the week! Check out the Facebook page of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, as CHANGE ESR Sunita Saha is their fellow of the week! In the Facebook post about Sunita you can learn more about […]

All that glitters is not gold, or is it?

Photo: Gilded mock-ups All that glitters is not gold, or is it? Gilding is a form of polychromy in which a very thin sheet of gold is placed on top of a surface and attached using different methods. It creates the visual effect that the surface is indeed made of gold. This was extremely common […]

CHANGE School Poland

CHANGE School Poland Home office. Lectures, presentations, meetings – all online. They had all been through it, numerous hours of theoretical content presented through a screen, with few breaks and limited social interaction. Now, the agenda was full of activities we used to describe as normal, like interacting with people and read their body language […]

Towards automated and surface adaptive Reflectance Transformation Imaging for cultural heritage artefacts

Photo above: LightBot set up – A robotic arm based RTI acquisition system Towards automated and surface adaptive Reflectance Transformation Imaging for cultural heritage artefacts Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) is a well-established technique used for characterizing the surface geometry. It is particularly popular in the field of cultural heritage objects conservation/restoration, thanks to affordable setups […]

Presentation at the Transdisciplinary Multispectral Modelling and Cooperation for Preservation of Cultural Heritage Conference

Presentation at the Transdisciplinary Multispectral Modelling and Cooperation for Preservation of Cultural Heritage Conference ESRs 3 Evdokia Saiti, ESR 5 Athanasia Papanikolaou and ESR 15 Amalia Siatou have collaborated on their work entitled ‘Adaptation of Imaging Techniques for Monitoring Cultural Heritage Objects’. 14th of December this work was presented at the 2nd International Conference TMM-CH […]