Heritage Science


Heritage Science


Description: Heritage Science is an open access journal publishing
original peer-reviewed research covering:

- Understanding of the manufacturing processes, provenances, and
environmental contexts of material types, objects, and buildings, of
cultural significance including their historical significance.

- Understanding and prediction of physico-chemical and biological
degradation processes of cultural artefacts, including climate change,
and predictive heritage studies.

- Development and application of analytical and imaging methods or
equipments for non-invasive, non-destructive or portable analysis of
artwork and objects of cultural significance to identify component
materials, degradation products and deterioration markers.

- Development and application of invasive and destructive methods for
understanding the provenance of objects of cultural significance.

- Development and critical assessment of treatment materials and
methods for artwork and objects of cultural significance.

- Development and application of statistical methods and algorithms
for data analysis to further understanding of culturally significant

- Publication of reference and corpus datasets as supplementary
information to the statistical and analytical studies above.

- Description of novel technologies that can assist in the
understanding of cultural heritage.

Language: English

Country: United Kingdom

Publisher: BioMed Central

Frequency: As articles are ready to be published

Fee information current as of 15 July 2013

Subscription fee or article fee: No

Publication fee for authors: At launch, all publication costs for
articles in Heritage Science are covered by the journal

Abstracts: Yes

Abstracts language: English


E-ISSN: 2050-7445

Email: editorial@heritagesciencejournal.com

Start year: 2013

Keywords: Preservation, Artifacts, Cultural Heritage

Subject: Chemistry, History and Archeology

Date posted: 15 July 2013

Open Access: 
Original posting date: 
Monday, July 15, 2013
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