COST G7 “Artwork conservation by laser”


Workshop announcement:


“Use of Lasers in Conservation and Conservation Science”



The workshop is aimed at conservators/restorers, conservation scientists and students of these professions and will bring together the leading professionals in the field, discussing the theoretical, but focusing on practical issues of:

-          laser cleaning,

-          laser-based diagnostic analytical techniques,

-          laser safety in conservation applications.

A practical session will give the participants the possibility to try out the techniques and you are welcome to bring your own samples (stone of façade fragments). A session devoted to case studies will demonstrate some examples of successful applications.


Date: November 17-18, 2005

Location: Restoration Centre, Poljanska 40, Ljubljana, Slovenia


The participation is free for students.


As our capacities are limited to 80 participants, we had to discontinue with the registration.

We regret any inconvenience this may cause. At the same time we feel an obligation to provide more such courses in the future.




The workshop is organised by:

Doc. Dr. Matija Strlič

Dr. Jana Kolar

Ivo Nemec




Final workshop programme

Suggested accommodation

(quote “COST G7” for discount)


Further info