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Characterization of black crust on Pentelic and Karystos marble identification of pollution sources
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-05-15)
Samples of black crusts from the western facade of the Library of Hadrian (Athens) have been collected and investigated. A complete chemical and mineralogical characterization of the degradation products was conducted ...
A Study of Corrosion Patterns in Ancient Glass
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-03-14)
The corrosion mechanisms of ancient glasses is a complex process. The objects which have been exposed to the burial environments, usually lack of coherency and transparency. The examination of excavated corroded glasses, ...
Non-destructive acoustic micro-tomography of tesserae from ancient Messina
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2018-09-13)
The castle of Androusa: Characterization of mortars and application of the Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2018-03-27)
The purpose of this research is the study of the castle of Androusa through the use of new technologies and archaeometric analytical techniques. The research focuses mainly on the fortification of the castle, the mortars ...
Indoor-outdoor air quality interrelation at museum environments: The case of the Museum of Geoastrophysics at N.O.A
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-05-23)
Nowadays, the problem of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) has received crucial concern regarding the cultural heritage deterioration. The natural decay of materials and artworks exposed to non-controlled environmental conditions ...
A micro-XRF investigation on the bronze statue of Poseidon of Livadostra
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-07-20)
This dissertation aims to present and interpret the results that were obtained by the micro-XRF analysis of the bronze statue of Poseidon of Livadostra before its temporary exhibition at the National Archaeological Museum ...
Technological Study of mortars from historic monuments in Greece
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2018-05-02)
In theoretical part, chapter 1, uses and types of historic mortars in Greece, especially building mortars, are reviewed. In chapter 2, also theoretical, the aims, results and limitation of analytical techniques used for ...
A technological analysis of Mycenaean wall-paintings from Iklaina, Peloponnese
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-04-05)
This study is about the examination of Mycenaean wall painting fragments from Iklaina in the vicinity of Pylos. It aims to provide an analysis of the mortars, check the chemical composition of the pigments and their ...
Characterization of technology from four (4) panel paintings of hieromonk Dionysius from Fourna, author of “Hermeneia of the Painting Art” and comparison with his manuscrip
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2018-02-23)
The contribution of hieromonk Dionysius of Fourna and his treatise: ―Hermeneia of Painting Art‖ is decisive because it gathers all the previously scattered advices and information about the construction of portable icons ...
Footpaths and Routes of Eira, Municipality of Oichalia, Messenia, Peloponnese
(Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου, 2017-02-24)
This study investigates the most significant footpaths and routes of Eira in north Messenia, Greece. The mapping of the area was conducted via field research and using GIS, focusing on the footpaths that connect the ...