Wavelength  Conservation & Heritage

Conservation & Heritage

Analytik, based in Cambridge, are leading suppliers of portable and handheld spectrometers including near-infrared (NIR), FTIR, Raman, Multispectral  and Hyperspectral Imaging, and Lighting Measurement to the UK and Ireland conservation and heritage organisations.

By having a range of various spectroscopy and imaging techniques, our product specialists are able to recommend the correct instrument for your application. Here is access to our Conservation and Heritage Brochure (PDF).

Follow the categories below for further information on individual systems from our global partners. For assistance please visit our contact page, request a quote or call us on +44 (0)870 991 4044.

Downloads:

PDF Icon Conservation and Heritage Brochure

Video:

Youtube Icon  4300 Handheld FTIR is being used for the analysis of art and historical objects at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London

Youtube Icon  ASD FieldSpec 4 in use at the Department of Manuscripts and Printed Books at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge

Youtube Icon  The Non-Invasive Analysis of Painted Surfaces: Specific Impact and Conservation Practice

Articles:

PDF Icon MOLAB® meets Persia: Non-invasive study of a sixteenth-century illuminated manuscript

PDF Icon It’s not easy being green: a spectroscopic study of green pigments used in illuminated manuscripts

PDF Icon Looking beneath Dali’s paint: non-destructive canvas analysis

PDF Icon Is there evidence for change to collagen within parchment samples after exposure to an X-ray dose?

PDF Icon Near infrared (NIR) spectroscopy: a potential new means of assessing multi-phase earth-built heritage

Application Notes:

PDF Icon Studying historical artefacts with Multispectral Imaging

PDF Icon Artwork and Document Analysis with Hyperspectral Imaging

PDF Icon Art and Historical Object conservation

News Releases:

PDF Icon Analytik reports on the exciting “COLOUR: The Art and Science of Illuminated Manuscripts” exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum, and the use of the NIR spectroscopy for pigment analysis

PDF Icon Analytik join SEAHA as an industrial partner and supervisor of a student applying spectral imaging techniques

PDF Icon Analytik reports on the use of the LabSpec Vis-NIR portable spectrometer to study historic materials

PDF Icon Analytik reports on the use of the ASD’s LabSpec system at UCL for the study of Dali canvases

PDF Icon Analytik announces the publication of their Fitzwilliam Museum users of a FieldSpec 4

PDF Icon Analytik reports on the pigment analysis of illuminated manuscripts at the Fitzwilliam Museum