Identification Techniques II

  • Giovanni Ettore Gigante
  • Stefano Ridolfi
  • Michele A. Floriano
  • Eugenio Caponetti
  • Lorenzo Gontrani
  • Ruggero Caminiti
  • Maria Luisa Saladino
  • Delia Chillura Martino
  • Nick Schiavon
  • Cristina Dias Barrocas
  • Teresa Ferreira
  • K. Chrysafis
Part of the Lecture Notes in Chemistry book series (LNC, volume 79)


An overview of applications of Small Angle X-ray Scattering (SAXS) techniques to topics of interest in the field of Cultural Heritage is presented. The basic concepts of the technique, a description of sources and laboratory instrumentation and some models and methods for data analysis are discussed. Applications of SAXS to various kinds of materials are reported to obtain information on the structure useful to shed light in some subjects such as preparation, physical treatment, traceability and degradation of materials.


Differential Thermal Analysis Inductively Couple Plasma Mass Spectrometry Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy Cultural Heritage Rutherford Backscatter Spectroscopy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Ettore Gigante
    • 1
  • Stefano Ridolfi
    • 2
  • Michele A. Floriano
    • 3
  • Eugenio Caponetti
    • 3
    • 4
  • Lorenzo Gontrani
    • 5
  • Ruggero Caminiti
    • 6
  • Maria Luisa Saladino
    • 3
  • Delia Chillura Martino
    • 3
  • Nick Schiavon
    • 7
  • Cristina Dias Barrocas
    • 8
  • Teresa Ferreira
    • 8
  • K. Chrysafis
    • 9
  1. 1.Department of SBAISapienza University of RomeRomeItaly
  2. 2.ArsMensuraeRomeItaly
  3. 3.Dipartimento di Chimica “S. Cannizzaro”Università degli Studi di PalermoPalermoItaly
  4. 4.Centro Grandi Apparecchiature—UniNetLabUniversità degli Studi di PalermoPalermoItaly
  5. 5.Istituto di Struttura della MateriaConsiglio Nazionale delle RicercheRomeItaly
  6. 6.Dipartimento di ChimicaUniversità di RomaRomeItaly
  7. 7.Evora Geophysics Centre and Hercules Laboratory for the Study and Conservation of Cultural HeritageUniversity of EvoraEvoraPortugal
  8. 8.Evora Chemistry Centre and Hercules Laboratory for the Study and Conservation of Cultural HeritageUniversity of EvoraEvoraPortugal
  9. 9.Department of Physics, School of ScienceAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

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