Science and Heritage Programme

Further reading

The documents below are background reports that have helped to inform the direction of the Science and Heritage programme specification. To access documents please click on the respective link.

Science and Heritage Report with Evidence.
House of Lords Science and Technology Committee. November 2006

Report on Scientific Research for Moveable Heritage in the UK.
Undertaken by the Centre for Sustainable Heritage, University College London. December 2005 – February 2006

Construction Research & Innovation in the Heritage Sector Task Group Report: Executive Summary.
nCRISP - Professor D, Fisk - May 2005

Conservation Science Research: Activities, Needs and Funding Opportunities.
A report to the National Science Foundation (USA) on July 26th 2005.

The London declaration 2004

Technological requirements for solutions in the conservation and protection of historic monuments and archaeological remains.  Final report for the European Parliament Scientific and Technological Options Assessment Unit (STOA Project 2000/13-CULT/04).
Cassar M, Brimblecombe P, Nixon T, Price C, Sabbioni C, Saiz Jiminez C and Van Balen K, 2001. 

Etruscan Eagle Rotax (image courtesy of STFC

Etruscan Eagle Rotax (image courtesy of STFC