Wednesday, May 30, 2007

304) Laser Cleaning in Conservation: An Introduction *

Cooper, M. (1997). Laser Cleaning in Conservation: An Introduction. Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford.
  • Introduction (ms1-19)
  • Basic principles of a laser (ms20-38)
  • Removal of surface layers by laser radiation (ms39-56)
  • Practical laser cleaning with a Q-switched Nd:YAG laser (ms57-66)
  • Case studies (ms67-78)
  • Laser in the conservation of painted artworks (ms79-89)
  • Future developments (ms91-92)
  • Glossary (ms93-95)
  • References (ms19-20,38,56,66,78,89-90)