PAST PROJECTS
Photonics for Heritage Science - PAST PROJECTS
Start Date: 03/06/1998,     End Date: 03/06/2021

EU PROJECTS

2016-2020

E-RIHS-PP: “The European Research Infrastructure for Heritage Science”- Preparatory Phase (Horizon 2020-INFRADEV-2016-2, G. A. No739503, Local PI: D. Anglos (http://www.e-rihs.eu/)

2016-2018

ACCELERATE: “ArChaeological and Climatic data from ELEmental ratios using Rapid Analysis of shell carbonate”, H2020-MSCA-IF-2015, Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship, Project No: 703625, Co-ordinator: D. Anglos (www.accelerate-project.com/)

2015-2018

LASERLAB-EUROPE IV: “Integrated European Laser Laboratories”, H2020-INFRAIA-2014-15, Research and Innovation Action, Grant agreement No: 654148, Team Involvement: D. Anglos, P. Pouli, V. Tornari, G. Tserevelakis, K. Hatzigiannakis (https://www.laserlab-europe.eu/)

2009- 2014

CHARISMA: “Cultural Heritage Advanced Research Infrastructures: Synergy for a Multidisciplinary Approach to Conservation/ Restoration” (INFRA-2008-1.1.1 Bottom-up approach-228330), Local PI: D. Anglos (https://cordis.europa.eu/project/rcn/92569/factsheet/en)

2011-2014

SYDDARTA: “SYstem for Digitisation and Diagnosis in ART Applications” (FP7-ENV-2010-265151) Local PI: V. Tornari (https://arquivo.pt/wayback/20191218154828/http://www.syddarta.eu/)

2009-2013

CLIMATE FOR CULTURE: “Damage risk assessment, economic impact and mitigation strategies for sustainable preservation of cultural heritage in the times of climate change” (FP7-ENV-CP-226973) Local PI: V. Tornari (https://www.climateforculture.eu)

2005-2008

MultiEncode: “Multifunctional encoding system for assessment of movable cultural heritage” (SSPI-CT00-6427) Local PI: V. Tornari

2004-2008

PROMET: “Developing new analytical techniques and materials for monitoring and protecting metal artefacts from the Mediterranean region” (FP6-2002-INCO-MPC-1- 509126) Local PI: P. Pouli

2004-2008

ATHENA: “A Scientific Training for High Education Initiatives in Art Conservation" Marie Curie Host Fellowships - EST (FP6-MEST-CT-2004-504067)

2003-2006

LASERACT:Laser multitask non-destructive technology in conservation diagnostic procedures” (EVK4-CT-2002-00096), Local PI: V. Tornari

2003-2004

“Advanced on site laboratory for European antique heritage restoration” ( CLT 2003-A1-RO-515)

1998-2002

“Laser cleaning Modeling and diagnostics of pulsed laser-solid interactions: application to laser cleaning” (TMR Network FMRX-CT98-0095)

1998-2001

“COST Action G7: Advanced artwork restoration and conservation methods using laser techniques” (2000-2005), Advanced workstations for controlled laser cleaning of artworks (EESD CRAFT ENV4- CT98- 0787)

1997-1998

“RESTORE Facade cleaning with lasers”, EUREKA project

1997, 1999-2001

“Advanced workstations for controlled laser cleaning of artworks”, ENVIRONMENT – CRAFT,

exploratory phase(1997) & Project (1999-2001)

1996-1999

Laser ART : “Non-intrusive laser measurement techniques for diagnostics of the state of conservation of frescoes, paintings and wooden icons” (SMT4-CT96-2062 )

National PROJECTS

2017-2019

HELLAS-CH, “Synergy ELI - LASERLAB Europe, HiPER & E-RIHS.gr”, (MIS 5002735) Major project on the National Research Infrastructures Roadmap. Co-ordinator: Prof. D. Charalambidis (FORTH), Team involvement: P. Pouli, D. Anglos

2017-2019

POLITEIA-II, “Advanced analytical, diagnostic, surveying and documentation technologies in Cultural Heritage - II”, Action for the Strategic Development on the Research and Technological Sector, (NSRF 2014-2020), MIS-5002478, Co-ordinator: D. Anglos

2013-2015

POLITEIA-I: “Advanced analytical, diagnostic, surveying and documentation technologies in Cultural Heritage”, Action for the Strategic Development on the Research and Technological Sector, (NSRF 2007-2013), MIS-448300, Co-ordinator: D. Anglos (http://www.forth.gr/politeia/)

2012-2014

"Novel spectroscopic tools in archaeological organic residue analysis", Greece-Romania Joint Research and Technology Prog. ΓΓΕΤ11- ROM 2_6_ET29, (GSRT) Co-ordinator: D. Anglos

2012-2014

LACUNH: “Development of a Standard Laser Technology for Cleaning Evidence of Cultural and Natural Heritage”, “Archimedes III” funded by the European Social Fund and Greek National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF), Co-ordinator Prof. G. Panagiaris TEI of Athens Dept. of conservation of antiquities and works of arts, Local PI: C. Fotakis, P. Pouli

2012-2014

COMASUCH: “Sustainability and Compatibility of Advanced Materials and Technologies for the Protection of Cultural Heritage Monuments: Development of Investigation Criteria and Methodologies”, THALES, funded by the European Social Fund and Greek National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF), Co-ordinator Prof. A. Moropoulou, NTUA, Local PI: C. Fotakis, P. Pouli

2012-2014

"Novel spectroscopic tools in archaeological organic residue analysis", Greece-Romania Joint Research and Technology Prog. ΓΓΕΤ11- ROM 2_6_ET29, (GSRT)

2006-2008

"Characterization of archaeological copper-tin alloys with laser-based techniques", Greece-France Joint Research and Technology Prog. (GSRT)

2005-2007

"Development of laser systems for monitoring environmental contaminants and their influence on the surface of monuments". Greece-China Joint Research and Technology Prog. (GSRT)

2005-2007

“The influence of laser irradiation on the organic components of Historic manuscripts”, Greece-Romania Joint Research and Technology Prog. in collaboration with Technical University "Gh. Asachi" Iasi, Romania

2004-2007

“The application of new technologies for the cleaning of archaeological and historical metal objects; investigation of the possibility of applying laser technology and electrolytic methods” ARCHIMEDES II, European Social Fund and National Resources-(EPEAEK II), coord B. Argyropoulos, TEI of Athens Dept. of conservation of antiquities and works of arts

2005-2007

MOBILART: “Mobile Laser Art Conservation Laboratory (GSRT), Community support framework III, Operational Program Competitiveness, Axis 4– Measure 4.5, Support Infrastructures for long-term viability of research, technological growth and demonstration actions, ΟΠΣ99884

2001-2003

Βελτιστοποίηση μεθοδολογιών καθαρισμού της πέτρας με λέιζερ ”, Greece-Italy Joint Research and Technology Prog. in collaboration with IFAC-CNR, Florence, Italy

2002-2005

EMERIC II: “Risk Map for the assessment of wall paintings of the Byzantine monuments in Crete”, Region of Crete research programme under the frame CRINNO- Crete Innovative Region

2003- 2006

LASTOR- Lasers for Stonework restoration (GSRT), Community support framework III, Operational Program Competitiveness, Axis 4 – Measure 4.5, Culture – Knowledge Intensive Tourism, Code Π14

2003-2006

OLOTEK: “Holographic method and system development for structural assessment of artworks” (GSRT)

1994-1998

LATECA: “Laser technology in conservation of artworks” (GSRT - EPET)

 

 


NationalOther COLLABORATIONS

 

National

2009-to date

The Acropolis Museum, Greece, “Laser rejuvenation of Caryatids opens to the public at the Acropolis Museum: A link between ancient and modern Greece”,  Co-ordinator: P. Pouli

2015-2016

Bilateral collaboration with the German archaeological Institute in Athens and the Ephorate of Antiquities in Athens for the “Laser cleaning of Agathon Naiskos at archaeological Museum of Kerameikos”, Co-ordinator: P. Pouli

2013-2014

Bilateral collaboration 25th Ephorate of Prehistoric & Classical Antiquities “Preliminary tests on the use of lasers for the cleaning of gypsum surfaces from the Knossos Archaeological site” Co-ordinator: P. Pouli

2008-2011

Committee for the Preservation of the Acropolis Monuments: “Laser cleaning project of the Caryatids’ porch” Acropolis of Athens, Greece, Erechtheion

2007-2009

Archaeological Museum of Aiani and 30th Ephorate of Prehistoric & Classical Antiquities “Laser cleaning at the Aiani archaeological Museum”

International

2021

“One Belt-one Road”, Bilateral collaboration between China and Greece with the aim to develop laser cleaning and analysis instruments and methodologies customized for the Palace Museum in Beijing, China

2016- 2020

NIKI: “Chine-Greece Laser Technology Joint Laboratory on Cultural Heritage”, Bilateral collaboration between China and Greece

2016

“Laser cleaning demos on the late roman mosaic floors of the national garden of Athens”, 2-days workshop organized by the TEI - Athens, the Greek Ministry of Culture, the Ephorate of Antiquities of Athens & sponsored by J.M. Kaplan Fund

2008-2009

“St Trophime Cloister, Arles, France; on-site laser cleaning Campaign” in collaboration with Integrated Conservation Resources, Inc (A.Trienens & G. Bournazian) funded by the World’s Monument Fund

2009-2011

“Towards non-destructive analysis in archaeological and conservation science”, The University of Glasgow  - Department of Archaeology, Collaboration-International Network project, granted to the University of Glasgow by the Leverhulme Trust

1999-2002

“LMntI Development of a laser induced breakdown spectroscopy instrument for the analysis of archaeological samples”, Bilateral project with Institute for Aegean Prehistory INSTAP, USA

Principal Investigator

Prof. Anglos Demetrios
University Faculty Member
Dr. Pouli Paraskevi
Principal application Scientist

Technical Staff

Mr. Hatzigiannakis Kostas
Technical Scientist
Mr. Andrianakis Michalis
Technical Scientist
Ms. Melessanaki Kristalia
Technical Scientist

Research Associates

Dr. Tornari Vivi
PostDoctoral Fellow
Dr. Sotiropoulou Sophia
PostDoctoral Fellow
Dr. Siozos Panagiotis
PostDoctoral Fellow