Definition of analytical cleaning procedures for archaeological pottery from underwater environments: The case study of samples from Baia (Naples, South Italy)

Ricca, M.,  Cámara, B., Fort, R., Álvarez de Buergo, M., Randazzo, L., Davidde Petriaggi, B., La Russa M.F. Materials & Design. Volume 197, 1 January 2021, 109278

Perspectives for antimicrobial nanomaterials in cultural heritage conservation.

Isabel Franco-Castillo, Lara Hierro, Jesús M. de la Fuente, Andrés Seral-Ascaso and Scott G. Mitchell.


Spatiotemporally resolved optical emission spectroscopy and harmonic generation in Cu plasmas

Oujja, M., Camacho, J.J, Sanz, M., Lopez-Quintas, I., Castillejo, M., de Nalda, R. Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy. Volume 174, December 2020, 106001 (2020).

Optical diagnostics of gold plasmas produced by infrared laser ablation

Oujja, M., Camacho, J.J, Sanz, M., Castillejo, M., de Nalda, R. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. Volume 256, November 2020, 107308 (2020).

Study of the azo­ydrazone tautomerism of Acid Orange 20 by spectroscopic techniques: UV­Visible, Raman and SERS

Vannucci, G., Cañamares, M. V., Prati, S., Sanchez-Cortés, S. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, Volume 51, 1295 (2020).

Implications of new mineral phases in the isotopic composition of Roman lime mortars at the Kom el-Dikka archaeological site in Egypt

Fort, R. D. Ergenç, D., Al, N., Alvarez de Buergo, M., Hemeda, S. Construction and Building Materials. In press (2020).

The environmental impact of air pollution on the built heritage of historic Cairo (Egypt)

Rovella, N., Aly N., Comite, V., Randazzo, L., Fermo, P., Barca, D., Alvarez de Buergo, M., Francesco La Russa, M. Science of The Total Environment (2020).

A methodological approach to define the state of conservation of the stone materials used in the Cairo historical heritage (Egypt)

Rovella, N., Al, N., Comite, V., Antonio Ruffolo, S., Ricca, M., Fermo, P., Alvarez de Buergo, M., Francesco La Russa, M. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 12: 178 (2020).

Provenance analysis of the granitic ashlars used in the construction of the Roman theatre in Emerita Augusta (Merida, Spain)

Mota-López, M.I., Fort, R., Álvarez de Buergo, M., Pizzo, A. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 12:1-21 (2020).

Effects of potassium ferrocyanide used for desalination on lime composite performances in different curing regimes

Ergenç, D., Feijoo, J., Fort, R., Alvarez de Buergo, M. Construction and Building Materials, Volume 259, 30 October 2020, 120409 (2020).

Artificial microcracking of granites subjected to salt crystallization aging test

Zalooli, A., Khamehchiyan, M., Reza Nikudel, M., Martín Freire-Lista, D., Fort, R.,  Ghasemi, S. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment (2020).

Characterization of traditional artificial patinas on copper using the voltammetry of immobilized particles

Doménech-Carbó, A., Ramírez-Barat, B., Petiti, C., Goidanich, S., Doménech-Carbó, M.T., Cano, E. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, Volume 877, 15 November 2020, 114494 (2020)

Construyendo E­RIHS, la infraestructura europea de investigación en ciencia del patrimonio

Cano, E., Ramírez, B., Castillejo, M., Sanz, M., Martín Gil, M.,  Bueso, M.,  Sahnouni, M., Calvo, C., Sarró, I.
La Ciencia y el Arte (VII) Ciencias y tecnologías aplicadas a la conservación del patrimonio. In press (2020).

Diammonium hydrogen phosphate (DAP) as a consolidant in carbonate stones: Impact of application methods on effectiveness

Murru, A., Fort, R. Journal of Cultural Heritage, Volume 42, Pages 45-55 (2020).

Electrochemical evaluation of the patina of the weathering steel sculpture Once Módulo

Crespo, B. Ramírez Barat, I. Díaz, E. Cano. Ge­Conservación 17, 153­159 (2020).

In-Depth Analysis of Egg-Tempera Paint Layers by Multiphoton Excitation Fluorescence Microscopy

Dal Fovo, A., Sanz, M., Oujja, M., Fontana, R., Mattana, S., Cicchi, R., Targowski, P., Sylwestrzak, Romani, M.A., Grazia, C., Filippidis, G., Psilodimitrakopoulos, S., Lemonis, A., Castillejo, M. Sustainability 12 (2020) 3831.

Laser spectroscopies and microscopies for research in cultural heritage

Oujja, M., Sanz, M., Castillejo, M., Detalle, V. , Dal Fovo, A., Fontana, R. La Ciencia y el Arte (VII) Ciencias y tecnologías aplicadas a la conservación del patrimonio. In press (2020).

Mineralogical and microstructural alterations in an OPC paste after an accelerated decalcification process

Garcia-Lodeiro, I., Goracci, G.,  Sánchez-Dolado, J., Blanco, M.T. Cement and Concrete Composites. In press (2020).

Procesos de alteración y conservación de la escultura en vidrio

Villegas Broncano, M.A, Durán Suárez, J.A. Ge­Conservación 17, 125­136 (2020).

Ultrasonic pulse velocity as a way of improving uniaxial compressive strength estimations from Leeb hardness measurements

Gomez-Heras M., Benavente D., Pla C.,  Martinez-Martinez J., Fort R., Brotons V. Construction and Building Materials, Volume 261, 20 November 2020, 119996 (2020)

TEOS Modified with Nano-Calcium Oxalate and PDMS to Protect Concrete Based Cultural Heritage Buildings

K. Kapetanaki, E. Vazgiouraki , D. Stefanakis, A. Fotiou, G.C Anyfantis, I. García-Lodeiro I, M.T. Blanco-Varela, I. Arabatzis and P.N. Maravelaki. Front. Mater. 7 (2020) 16.

Producing C-S-H gel by reaction between silica oligomers and portlandite: A promising approach to repair cementitious materials

R. Zarzuela, M. Luna, L.M. Carrascosa, M.P. Yeste, I. García-Lodeiro, M. T. Blanco-Varela, M.A. Cauquic, J.M. Rodríguez-Izquierdo, M.J. Mosquera. Cement and Concrete Research. 130 (2020) 106008.

Electrochemical and microstructural study of La-based protective coatings on metal substrates

A. Doménech-Carbó, J. Peña-Poza, F. Agua, M. García-Heras, M.A. Villegas. Science and digital technology for Cultural Heritage (Eds. P. Ortiz et al.). London (2020), Balkema, pp. 297-301, ISBN 978-0-367-363668-0.

Safe limits for the application of nonlinear microscopies to cultural heritage: A new method for in-situ assessment

A. Dal Fovo, M. Sanz, S. Mattana, M. Oujja, M. Marchetti, F.S. Pavone, R. Cicchi, R. Fontana, M. Castillejo. Microchem. J. 154 (2020) 104568.

Late Prehistoric Stelae, Persistent Places and Connected Worlds: A Multi-Disciplinary Review of the Evidence at Almargen (Lands of Antequera, Spain)

M. Díaz-Guardamino, L. García Sanjuán, D. Wheatley, J.A. Lozano Rodríguez, J.A., M.A. Rogerio-Candelera, M. Casado Ariza. Cambridge Archaeological Journal 30 (2020), 69-96.

Assessment on the performances of air lime-ceramic mortars with nanoCa(OH)2 and nanoSiO2 additions

D. Ergenç, A. Sierra-Fernández, M. del Mar Barbero-Barrera, L.S. Gómez-Villalba, R. Fort. Construction and Building Materials 232, 30 (2020), 117-163.

Assessment of protection treatments for carbonatic stone using nanocomposite coatings

V. Renda, M. Álvarez de Buergo, M.L. Saladino, E. Caponetti. Progress in Organic Coatings 141 (2020) 105515.

Electrokinetic desalination of a farmhouse applying a proton pump approach. First in situ experience

J. Feijoo; L.M. Ottosen; O. Matyscak; R. Fort. Construction and Building Materials. 243, 20 (2020) 118308.

Electroprecipitation of Magnesium and Calcium Compounds for Weathering. Protection of Ornamental Rocks

J. Feijoo, R Fort, L.S. Gómez-Villalba, M.E. Rabanal, L.M. Ottosen. Crystal Growth & Design 20 (2020) 2337-2355.

FT-Raman and SERS analysis of safflower red-dyed washi paper: pH study and bands assignment

M.V. Cañamares, M. G. Mieites, M. Leona. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy.

Palladium analysis in gold items from Punic jewellery (Cádiz, Spain)

I. Ortega-Feliu, B. Gómez-Tubío, S. Scrivano, F.J. Ager, M. L. de la Bandera, M. A. Respaldiza. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 167 (2020) 108239.

Cultural Heritage Science at CNA-CSIC-US (Seville, Spain): applications of XRF and IBA techniques to art and archaeological objects

F. J. Ager, M. A. Respaldiza, S. Scrivano, I. Ortega-Feliu, A. Kriznar, B. Gómez-Tubío and K. Laclavetine. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 167 (2020) 108324.

Two archeomagnetic intensity maxima and rapid directional variation rates during the Early Iron Age observed at Iberian coordinates: implications on the evolution of the Levantina Iron Age Anomaly

M.L. Osete, A. Molina-Cardín, S.A. Campuzano, G. Aguilella-Arzo, A. Barrachina-Ibañez, F. Falomir-Granell, A. Oliver-Foix, M. Gómez-Paccard, F. Martín-Hernández, A. Palencia-Ortas, F.J. Pavón-Carrasco, M. Rivero-Montero. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 533, 2020.

Archaeomagnetic study of a limekiln in the Les Ferreres Roman aqueduct, World Heritage Site of Tarraco,

Casas, L., Auguet, C., Guash-Ferré, N., Gómez-Paccard, M., Prada, J.L., Pitarch Martí, A., Badia, M., Sanjurjo-Sánchez, J., Díaz, M., Menchon.  J.Archeological and Anthropological Sciences, 12(9), 212, 2020


Use of nanosilica- or nanolime-additioned TEOS to consolidate cementitious materials in heritage structures: physical and mechanical properties of mortars

A.M. Barberena-Fernández, P.M. Carmona-Quiroga, M.T. Blanco-Varela. Cement and Concrete composites 95 (2019) 271-276.

New approach to nanolime synthesis at ambient temperatura

S. Martínez Ramírez; L.R. Higueruela; I. Cascales; M. Martín Garrido; M.T. Blanco-Varela, SN Applied Sciences 1 (2019) 105.

Estudio arqueométrico de un conjunto de materiales cerámicos de la antigua fábrica de loza de Sargadelos (Lugo)

J. Peña-Poza, F. Agua, P. Oñate, J. Sanguino, M. García-Heras, M.A. Villegas. Bol. Soc. Esp. Ceram. V. 58 (2919) 51-63.

Estudio histórico y arqueométrico de dos vidrieras de la Catedral de Astorga

M.P. Alonso, J. Peña-Poza, F. Agua, F. Capel, M. García-Heras, M.A. Villegas. GE-Conservación 15 (2019) 6-17.

Roman window glass in Hispania Baetica: Glass origin and manufacture study through Electron Microprobe analysis

A. Velo-Gala, M. García-Heras, M. Orfila. Journal of Archaeological Science Reports 24 (2019) 526-538.

Agar vs agarose gelled electrolyte for in situ corrosion studies on metallic cultural heritage

B. Ramírez-Barat, E. Cano. ChemElectroChem 6 (2019) 2553-2559.

Knowledge and interpretation processes of the Andalusi Bath of El Nogal or Banuelo (Hamman al-Yawza) in Granada, Spain (1832-2019)

A. Orihuela, J.M. López-Osorio 10.2495/STR190091

Multianalytical non-invasive characterization of phthalocyanine acrylic paints through spectroscopic and non-linear optical techniques

A. Dal Fovo, M. Oujja, M. Sanz, A. Martínez-Hernández, M.V. Cañamares, M. Castillejo, R. Fontana. Spectrochim. Acta A 208 (2019) 262-270.

Integrating LIBS LIF Raman into a single multi-spectroscopic mobile device for in situ cultural heritage analysis

X. Bai, M. Oujja, M. Sanz, M. Lopez, C. Koch Dandolo, M. Castillejo, V. Detalle. Proc. SPIE 11058, Optics for Arts, Architecture, and Archaeology VII (2019) 1105818.

Biodeterioration of majolica glazed tiles by the fungus Devriesia imbrexigena

M.L. Coutinho, A.Z. Miller, A. Phillip, J. Mirão, L. Dias, M.A. Rogerio-Candelera, C. Saiz-Jiménez, P.M. Martin-Sánchez, L. Cerqueira-Alves, M.F. Macedo. Construction and Building Materials 212, (2019), 49–56.

Rethinking Iberian ‘Warrior’ Stelae: A Multidisciplinary Investigation of Mirasiviene and Its Connection to Setefilla (Lora del Río, Seville, Spain)

M. Díaz-Guardamino, L. García Sanjuán, D.W. Wheatley, D.W., J.A. Lozano Rodríguez, M.A. Rogerio-Candelera, M. Krueger, M. Hunt Ortiz, M. Murillo-Barroso, V. Balsera Nieto. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 11 (2019), 6111-6140.

Sol–gel synthesis of Mg(OH)2 and Ca(OH)2 nanoparticles: a comparative study of their antifungal activity in partially quaternized p (DMAEMA) nanocomposite films

A. Sierra-Fernández, S. C. De la Rosa-García, R. Yáñez-Macías, C. Guerrero-Sánchez, L. S. Gómez-Villalba, S. Gómez-Cornelio, M.E. Rabanal, U.S. Schubert, R. Fort, P. Quintana. Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 89, (2019), 310–321.

Selective use of limestone in Iberian Iron Age sculptures and monuments: a case study from Jutia (Albacete, Spain)

R. Fort, T. Chapa; S. González-Reyero. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 11 (2019), 853-870.

Historical city centers and traditional building stones as heritage: The Barrio de las Letras, Madrid (Spain)

D.M Freire-Lista, R. Fort. Geoheritage 11 (2019); 71–85.

Multidisciplinary study of glazed ceramics from Chamberí Metro Station (Madrid, Spain): a knowledge base with technological and heritage value

E.M. Pérez-Monserrat, G. Cultrone, J.M. Rincón, A. Perla., R Fort. Applied Clay Science 175 (2019) 102–114

Diammonium hydrogen phosphate (DAP) as a consolidant in carbonate rocks: impact of application methods on effectiveness

A. Murru, R. Fort. Journal Cultural Heritage (In press).

Multi-technical characterization of Roman mortars from Complutum, Spain

A. Murru, R. Fort. Journal Cultural Heritage (In press).

Removing calcium carbonate deposits from archaeological ceramics. Traditional methods under review

Á. Sáenz-Martínez, M. San Andrés, M. Álvarez de Buergo, I. Blasco, R. Fort. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, 19 (2019) 107-117.

Petrophysical-mechanical behavior of Grisolia stone found in the architectural heritage of southern Italy

G. Forestieri, M. Álvarez de Buergo. Materiales de Construcción 69, (2019) e188.

Early stages of glass alteration in the coastal atmosphere

T. Palomar, D. de la Fuente, M. Morcillo, M. Álvarez de Buergo, M. Vilarigues. Building and Environment 147 (2019), 305-313.

New approach to nanolime synthesis at ambient temperature

S. Martínez-Ramírez, L.R. Higueruela, I. Cascales, M. Martín-Garrido, M. T. Blanco-Varela. SN Applied Sciences, 1 (2019) 105. 10.1007/s42452-018-0122-8

Assisting forensic identification through unsupervised information extraction of free text autopsy reports: the disappearances cases during the Brazilian military dictatorship

P. Martín-Rodilla, M. Hattori, C. González-Pérez. Information, 10 (2019) 231.

Conceptualization and Non-Relational Implementation of Ontological and Epistemic Vagueness of Information in Digital Humanities

P. Martín-Rodilla, C. González-Pérez. Informatics, 6 (2019) 620.

Metainformation Scenarios in Digital Humanities: Characterization and Conceptual Modelling Strategies

P. Martín-Rodilla, C. González-Pérez. Information Systems, 84 (2019) 29-48.

Study of two large dimension Murillo’s paintings by means of Macro X-ray fluorescence (MA-XRF) imaging, point XRF analysis and stratigraphic studies

A. Kriznar, F. J. Ager, C. Caliri, F. P. Romano, M. A. Respaldiza, M. A. Gómez-Morón, L. Núñez and R. Magdaleno. X-Ray Spectrometry 48 (2019) 482-489.

Fungal biodeterioration of stained-glass windows in monuments from Belém do Pará (Brazil)

A.M. Corrêa Pinto, T. Palomar, L.C. Alves, S.H.M. da Silva, R.C. Monteiro, M.F. Macedo, M.G. Vilarigues. Int. Biodeter. Biodegr., 138 (2019) 106-113.

Early stages of glass alteration in the coastal atmosphere

T. Palomar, D. de la Fuente, M. Morcillo, M. Alvarez de Buergo, M. Vilarigues. Build. Environ., 147 (2019) 305-313.

Romani, Analysis of chromophores in stained-glass windows using Visible Hyperspectral Imaging in-situ

T. Palomar, C. Grazia, I. Pombo Cardoso, M. Vilarigues, C. Miliani. A. Spectrochim. Acta A, 223 (2019) 117378.

Impact of solar radiation and environmental temperature on Art Nouveau glass windows

T. Palomar, M. Silva, M. Vilarigues, I. Pombo Cardoso, D. Giovannacci. Heritage Science, 7 (2019) 82.

Debitus grisailles for stained-glass conservation: an analytical study

C. Machado, A. Machado, T. Palomar, L.C. Alves, M. Vilarigues. Conservar Património, (In press).

Preventing Fungal Growth on Heritage Paper With Antifungal and Cellulase Inhibiting Magnesium Oxide Nanoparticles

I. Franco Castillo, E. García Guillén, J.M. de la Fuente, F. de Silva, S. G. Mitchell.  Mater. Chem. B 2019, 7, 6412-6419.

Protection of 18th century paper using antimicrobial nano-magnesium oxide

I. Franco Castillo, L. De Matteis, C. Marquina, E. García Guillén, J. M. de la Fuente & S. G. Mitchell. International Biodegradation & Biodeterioration, 2019, 141, 79-86.

Revisiting the chronology of the Early Iron Age in the north-eastern Iberian Peninsula.

M. Gómez-Paccard, M. Rivero, A. Chauvin, D. García-Rubert, A. Palencia-Ortas.  Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences.

doi:10.1007/s12520-019-00812-9, 2019

New archeointensity data from NW Argentina (1300-1500 AD)

M. Gómez-Paccard, A. Chauvin, M.E. Albeck, M.A. Zarbulín, D.M. Basso, F.J. Pavón-Carrasco, M.L. Osete, S.A. Campuzano.  Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 286, 92-100, 2019.

doi:10.1016/j.pepi.2018.11.004, 2019

Emergence and evolution of the South Atlantic Anomaly revealed by a new global field paleomagnetic reconstruction

S.A. Campuzano, M. Gómez-Paccard, F.J. Pavón-Carrasco, M.L. Osete. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 512, 17-26, 2019.