Analytical Techniques in Materials Conservation

Analytical Techniques in Materials Conservation

Author(s): Barbara H. Stuart

Published Online: 9 FEB 2007

Print ISBN: 9780470012802

Online ISBN: 9780470060520

DOI: 10.1002/9780470060520

About this Book

This book will introduce the reader to the wide variety of analytical techniques that are employed by those working on the conservation of materials. An introduction to each technique is provided with explanations of how data may be obtained and interpreted. Examples and case studies will be included to illustrate how each technique is used in practice. The fields studied include: inorganic materials, polymers, biomaterials and metals. Clear examples of data analysis feature, designed to assist the reader in their choice of analytical method.

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