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Project: Applications of Micro-Tomography to roofing slate: durability, characterization and resoration of cultural heritage

project duration
01/01/14 – 31/12/14
abstract
By using Micro-Tomography in roofing slates, the following facts are intented to be achieved: -Evolution of mineral changes during weathering cycles -Technological characterization of roofing slate and other rocks suitable for roofing. -Development of a methodology to determine the origin of historical slate tiles, and, should they need to be replaced, for selecting the most appropriate type of replacement slate.