Glass Science in Art and Conservation : an international conference devoted to the applications of science to glass art and the conservation of glass artifacts : 19-20 September 2005, New University of Lisbon, Campus Caparica, Portugal / organized by Department of Conservation and Restoration, New University of Lisbon, Research Unit Glass and Ceramics for the Arts, Nuclear and Technological Institute.

Title: 
Glass Science in Art and Conservation : an international conference devoted to the applications of science to glass art and the conservation of glass artifacts : 19-20 September 2005, New University of Lisbon, Campus Caparica, Portugal / organized by Department of Conservation and Restoration, New University of Lisbon, Research Unit Glass and Ceramics for the Arts, Nuclear and Technological Institute.
Publisher: 
[Lisboa] : ITN : Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, [2005]
Description: 
152 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Other Authors: 
Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia.
Instituto Tecnologico e Nuclear.
Conference Name: 
Glass Science in Art and Conservation (1st : 2005 : Lisbon, Portugal)
Format of Material: 
Books
Slides & Transparencies
Bib ID: 
90677
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Call Number: 
NK5104.5.G545 2005
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5104.5.G545 2005
Variant Title: 
GlassScience '05
Title on CD-ROM label: Glass Science in Art and Conservation 2005
Notes: 
CD-ROM contains a .pdf file of the printed publication. Some of the black and white illustrations in the printed publication are reproduced in color in the .pdf file.
Additional sessions: "Glass art in industry", held September 21, 2005, Marinha Grande, CRISFORM, Zona Industrial ; "Glass history", held September 22, 2005, Marinha Grande, Parque Municipal de Exposições. None of the papers presented at the "Glass art in industry" session and three of the papers presented at the "Glass history" session are included.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 
A magician speaks of his arts / Richard Meitner --
Art, science and life / Pedro Redol --
Visual art and science : a comparative relation / Michael Estes Taylor --
Send them out or keep them here? The loan-dilemma for a fragile collection / Susan M. Rossi-Wilcox, Scott Fulton --
Questioning isothermal protection of ancient stained glass in a southern European climate / Pedro Redol --
Potash glass corrosion : from the 15th century to the laboratory / Márcia Vilarigues, Rui M.C. da Silva --
Glass alteration in the presence of organic pollutants : understanding the chemical and structural modifications / Katherine Eremin, Laurianne Robinet --
The art and science of dating glass artifacts : collaboration between curator, conservator and scientist in the museum / Lisa Pilosi, Mark T. Wypyski --
Conserving and presenting a nineteenth century flat glass furnace / David Martlew --
Information hidden in crack patterns on glass finds / Gerhard Eggert --
The Blaschka marine invertebrates from the viewpoints of lampworking and marine biology / Elizabeth R. Brill --
About an inventory of Spanish stained glass / Fernanado Cortés Pizano --
Bacterial communities on "Natività" : a stained glass window of Florence Cathedral / M. Marvasi ... [et al.] --
The mosaic of the Porta della Mandorla of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence : alteration phenomena and hypotheses for the conservation / Susanna Bracci ... [et al.] --
History of glass from the 4th millennium B.C. to the mid-1st millennium / Colleen P. Stapleton --
The Venetian cristallo : secrets and weakness of a Renaissance European success / Marco Verità --
The history of enamelling glass vessels / William Gudenrath --
The history of reverse painting on glass or, as it is often known, verre églomisé / Frances Binnington --
Egyptian blue, Chinese blue & purple, and some of their chemical analogues / Robert H. Brill --
Multipurpose thin film oxide semiconductors : from decorative coatings to electronic devices / Elvira Fortunato --
An artist says important things about science (67 years after his aunt discovered nuclear fission) / Richard Meitner --
Scientific basis for human formulas / Michael E. Taylor --
The physico-chemical origins of color in glass / Rui M. Almeida --
Analytical studies in the optimisation of removal of weathering crusts from medieval stained glass / Norman H. Tennent, David Littlejohn, Margaret R. Hood --
Room temperature corrosion of museum glass : an investigation using low energy SIMS / Sarah Fearn --
Glass deterioration : seeking clarity through the mist / Victoria Oakley --
Selected technological aspects of baroque glass and their implication for glass durability / Jerzy J. Kunicki-Goldfinger, Joachim Kierzek, Piotr Dzierżanowski --
Glass artist versus conservator / Eve Koha --
Preservation of thirteenth century decorative glass in Westminster Abbey, London / Sandra Davison --
Art of the possible : some case studies in stained glass conservation / Jonathan Cooke --
Enamels in stained-glass windows : preparation, chemical composition, microstructure and causes of deterioration / J. Caen ... [et al.] --
Adhesives for glass conservation / Stephen P. Koob --
Historical centers for the advancement of glass / L. David Pye --
Some small glass beads from San Salvador Island / Robert H. Brill --
Chemical analysis of archaeological glass fragments, excavated at the former Royal Glass Factory of Marinha Grande (Portugal) / O. Schalm ... [et al.] --
On Júlio Resende stained glass / Sérgio Vieira.
ISBN: 
972889306X
9789728893064