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Scientists use 3D-printed art to take heritage preservation into the 21st century

Scientists use 3D-printed art to take heritage preservation into the 21st century

24 November 2016

Leading scientists and artists are teaming up to produce 3D-printed artworks in order to research how modern art can be best preserved for future generations.
SEAHA Students organise one-day workshop on Science in Art for school children at Burlington House, London

SEAHA Students organise one-day workshop on Science in Art for school children at Burlington House, London

16 November 2016

On Friday 4 November, students from the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Science and Engineering in Arts, Heritage and Archaeology (SEAHA) collaborated with the Royal Society of Chemistry to hold a ...
UCL ISH student research on Islamic paper published in Heritage Science

UCL ISH student research on Islamic paper published in Heritage Science

UCL ISH student Hend Mahgoub has recently reviewed the evidence of specific papermaking practices associated with paper used in the Islamic cultural realm.
UCL ISH research on smells of the past receives widespread media coverage

UCL ISH research on smells of the past receives widespread media coverage

UCL ISH PhD student Cecilia Bembibre has recently received significant media exposure for her research on the smells of the past. Cecilia has been interviewed for CNN, BBC, Atlas Obscura among others.

UCL ISH MSc Sustainable Heritage student research seminar 2016

UCL ISH will be holding their annual MSc Sustainable Heritage student research seminar on Tuesday 8th November 2016. Recent graduates will present their research on a range of heritage management topics at a ...

UCL ISH's Katherine Curran awarded prestigious ERC Starting Grant

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded the UCL’s Bartlett Faculty with a Starting Grant – a prestigious funding award designed to identify and boost talented young researchers across Europe.

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Historic Urban Landscape Forum

Historic Urban Landscape Forum

21 - 22 March 2017

UCL ISH December 2016 Guest Lecture: Dr Eleanor Schofield, Mary Rose Trust 'Science in the service of Henry VIII: Conserving a Tudor Collection'

UCL ISH December 2016 Guest Lecture: Dr Eleanor Schofield, Mary Rose Trust 'Science in the service of Henry VIII: Conserving a Tudor Collection'

08 December 2016

The Bartlett at UCL Graduate Open Day

The Bartlett at UCL Graduate Open Day

23 November 2016

On Wednesday 23 November, The Bartlett Faculty will be at UCL Graduate Open Day, offering you the opportunity to find out more about the wide-ranging and exciting postgraduate courses we offer.
UCL ISH November 2016 Guest Lecture: Prof Tim Weyrich, UCL Department of Computer Science 'Problem-Aware Digitisation of Cultural-Heritage Artefacts'

UCL ISH November 2016 Guest Lecture: Prof Tim Weyrich, UCL Department of Computer Science 'Problem-Aware Digitisation of Cultural-Heritage Artefacts'

17 November 2016


UCL ISH October 2016 Guest Lecture: Sue Hamilton, UCL Institute of Archaeology ''Sustaining Eroding Heritage – the case of Rapa Nui (Easter Island)"

20 October 2016

Sue Hamilton, Director of UCL Institute of Archaeology opens our UCL ISH Guest Lecture Series of 2016/17 with her talk on sustaining eroding heritage in Easter Island.

Welcome to our events round up 2015/16

08 June - 20 October 2016

During the 2015/16 academic year UCL ISH has organised a fantastic programme of events.