Materials and Heritage
A section of Heritage (ISSN 2571-9408).
It covers either the use and development of materials for the conservation of cultural heritage or all the theoretical and practical issues related to the components of cultural heritage objects, from their identification to the study of their ageing and protection, through the prediction of their long-term behavior.
Either methodological, theoretical, physicochemical, biological, or material science studies, also in the form of case studies, are welcomed in this “materials in/for cultural heritage section”.
Following special issues within this section are currently open for submissions:
- Earth Architecture: Culture, Issues, and Solution for Its Conservation (Deadline: 30 June 2022)
- Metals in Heritage Science (Deadline: 30 June 2022)
- Organic Materials in Heritage Science (Deadline: 31 July 2022)
- Cleaning Strategies for Cultural Heritage (Deadline: 30 November 2022)