Project: Applications of Micro-Tomography to roofing slate: durability, characterization and resoration of cultural heritage
- project duration
- 01/01/14 – 31/12/14
- 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.