09 Sep WEBINAR | Submicron simultaneous IR+Raman for cultural heritage – new findings in a Van Gogh painting
Groot-Ammers | September 9th, 2021
Please join Dr. Victoria Beltran, a post-doctoral researcher from the group of Prof. Karolien De Wael’s (AXES research group, Uni of Antwerp, Belgium) at her webinar as she discusses her recent ground-breaking publication on the use of O-PTIR for cultural heritage applications and the new findings about a Van Gogh painting!
DATE & TIME
📆 Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
🕔 11:00 – 12:00 (CET)
A summary of the webinar includes:
- First application of O-PTIR, for submicron IR analysis of cultural heritage pieces;
- Extremely small fragments from a Van Gogh painting, L’Arlésienne (portrait of Madame Ginoux) were analysed;
- Clear detection of geranium lake pigments;
- Complete stratigraphic analysis with O-PTIR, which failed with other state-of-the-art techniques.
Dr. Mustafa Kansiz, Director of Product Management and Marketing at PSC, will present an initial overview of the technique with further application examples, we are proud to present this cutting-edge webinar.