Innovative laser technologies in the study and preservation of cultural heritage artifacts

Nadtochenko, Victor Andreevich
D.Sc. in Chemistry, Professor, Director of the Semenov Research Center of Chemical Physics, RAS, Moscow, Russia


The report discusses the results of applying the methods of laser spectroscopy-microscopy, the time of resolved spectroscopy, including the use of ultrashort pulses for the analysis of objects and materials of cultural heritage. The possibilities of using laser technologies using ultrashort pulses for cleaning and restoring objects and materials of cultural heritage are considered.

Keywords: laser technologies, laser spectroscopy, spectroscopy-microscopy, nonlinear optical spectroscopy, ultrashort pulses, ablation, restoration