The Acropolis Restoration Project and the Laser Application

24  MArch 2014 –  04 April   2014

Laser conservation technique for Acropolis monuments now goes to major US universities

Tour of Educational Event on “The Acropolis Restoration Project and the Laser Application” with Dr Demetrios Anglos, Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of Crete and Associated Researcher at IESL- FORTH and Vassiliki Eleftheriou, MSc, Director of the Acropolis Restoration Service

A series of these six lectures entitled “The Acropolis Restoration Project and the Laser Application” will be presented at the relevant departments of the universities of Columbia, Yale, Pennsylvania, Boston, Delaware and Stony Brook from March 24 to April 4.

Detailed Program:

– March 24: Columbia University. Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation 

– March 25: Yale University. The Program of Hellenic Studies 

– March 26: UPenn. History of Art and Architecture.

–  April 1: Boston University. Department of History of Art & Architecture. Co-sponsored by the                       Archaeological institute of America.

–  April 2 : University of Delaware: The Art Conservation Department. Winterthur Museum.

–  April 4: Stony Brook University: Hellenic Studies, Engineering Dept. 

Sponsored by the Onassis Foundation (USA) through the University Seminars Program