october 8-9 2009: Symposium NACHO

A two-day symposium is organised by the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (IRPA-KIK) and  the University of Antwerp in the framework of the Interuniversity Attraction Pole (IAP) project Non-destructive Analysis of Cultural Heritage Objects (NACHO) financed by the Belgian Science Policy. Besides the partners of the network NACHO project (Université de Liège, Universiteit Antwerpen, Universiteit Gent, Centre de recherche et de restauration des musées de France (C2RMF)), scientists from IRPA-KIK and several invited speakers will present their expertise and research activities in the three sessions program focused on IR and Raman Spectroscopy, X-ray based methods and Rembrandt's materials and technique. The symposium closes with an organised visit of the laboratories and the restoration workshops of IRPA-KIK.