RAA 2013 Social Events

RAA 2013 Social Events

Monday 20:00 Welcome Reception at the City Hall in the Red Hall Mag. Mateja Demšič, Head of the Department for Culture of the City of Ljubljana, will welcome the participants of the RAA 2013 at the Red Hall of the City Hall of Ljubljana. To see the location of the Reception, please...
Welcome to Ljubljana

Welcome to Ljubljana

Ljubljana is a great place to visit, it has history, tradition, style, arts, culture, and an atmosphere that is both Central European and Mediterranean; those who know it better would also add the adjectives multilingual and hospitable. Being close to many of major sights and attractions of Slovenia, Ljubljana can...

For all types of submissions, the topic should be of a direct interest to the application of Raman spectroscopy in the fields of art, art-history, history, archaeology, conservation and restoration, museology, etc. As a guideline, a preferred, but not limitative list of topics of interest is given below:

  • Characterization of materials and degradation processes (pigments, inks, photographic material, gemstones, stones, precious stones, glass, ceramics, etc.)
  • Conservation issues affecting cultural heritage (decaying, corrosion, etc.)
  • Surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (dyes, organic pigments, etc.)
  • Raman spectroscopy of biological and organic materials (resins, fibres, ancient organic compounds, etc.)
  • Raman spectroscopy in palaeontology and palaeoenvironment
  • New Raman instrumentation and applications
  • Forensic applications in art and archaeology (e.g. falsification)