Heritage Science

(The TQCC of Heritage Science is 5. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
3D technologies for intangible cultural heritage preservation—literature review for selected databases76
A review of analytical methods for assessing preservation in waterlogged archaeological wood and their application in practice43
Joint development of cultural heritage protection and tourism: the case of Mount Lushan cultural landscape heritage site39
An alternative approach to mapping pigments in paintings with hyperspectral reflectance image cubes using artificial intelligence36
Exploring the transition from natural to synthetic dyes in the production of 19th-century Central Asian ikat textiles35
Statistics of the early synthetic dye industry35
Characterization of polyvinyl alcohol-borax/agarose (PVA-B/AG) double network hydrogel utilized for the cleaning of works of art33
Research progress and knowledge system of world heritage tourism: a bibliometric analysis32
Plasticiser loss in heritage collections: its prevalence, cause, effect, and methods for analysis32
The semantic conservation of architectural heritage: the missing values30
The characteristics and influencing factors of the spatial distribution of intangible cultural heritage in the Yellow River Basin of China28
Spatio-temporal characteristics and influencing factors of traditional villages in the Yangtze River Basin: a Geodetector model26
Noncontact restoration of missing parts of stone Buddha statue based on three-dimensional virtual modeling and assembly simulation24
Intelligent generation of Peking opera facial masks with deep learning frameworks24
Practices and challenges of cultural heritage conservation in historical and religious heritage sites: evidence from North Shoa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia24
Twin-chain polymer networks loaded with nanostructured fluids for the selective removal of a non-original varnish from Picasso’s “L’Atelier” at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice24
Cultural heritage preservation by using blockchain technologies22
Weathering assessment approach for building sandstone using hyperspectral imaging technique22
After the paint has dried: a review of testing techniques for studying the mechanical properties of artists’ paint21
Combination of HBIM and UAV photogrammetry for modelling and documentation of forgotten heritage. Case study: Isabel II dam in Níjar (Almería, Spain)21
Spatial pattern and influencing factors of intangible cultural heritage of music in Xiangxi, central China21
Revealing the organic dye and mordant composition of Paracas textiles by a combined analytical approach20
Degradation of emerald green: scientific studies on multi-polychrome Vairocana Statue in Dazu Rock Carvings, Chongqing, China20
The formation of formates: a review of metal formates on heritage objects20
Visualizing the cultural landscape gene of traditional settlements in China: a semiotic perspective19
Geotechnical modelling of the climate change impact on world heritage properties in Alexandria, Egypt19
Colors and dyes of archaeological textiles from Tarapacá in the Atacama Desert (South Central Andes)17
Immersive cultural heritage digital documentation and information service for historical figure metaverse: a case of Zhu Xi, Song Dynasty, China17
Structured-light 3D scanning of exhibited historical clothing—a first-ever methodical trial and its results17
High-resolution micro-CT with 3D image analysis for porosity characterization of historic bricks17
Geo-environmental monitoring and 3D finite elements stability analysis for site investigation of underground monuments. Horemheb tomb (KV57), Luxor, Egypt17
Combination of terrestrial laser scanning and UAV photogrammetry for 3D modelling and degradation assessment of heritage building based on a lighting analysis: case study—St. Adalbert Church in Gdansk16
Digitalization of culturally significant buildings: ensuring high-quality data exchanges in the heritage domain using OpenBIM16
Iron-gall inks: a review of their degradation mechanisms and conservation treatments16
Fungal communities in the biofilms colonizing the basalt sculptures of the Leizhou Stone Dogs and assessment of a conservation measure16
Shrinkage and mechanical properties of drying oil paints16
The use of Robinia pseudoacacia L fruit extract as a green corrosion inhibitor in the protection of copper-based objects16
The role of smalt in complex pigment mixtures in Rembrandt’s Homer 1663: combining MA-XRF imaging, microanalysis, paint reconstructions and OCT16
Design and implementation of a metaverse platform for traditional culture: the chime bells of Marquis Yi of Zeng15
Taya Caves, a Buddhist marvel hidden in underground Japan: stone properties, deterioration, and environmental setting15
Spatiotemporal evolution characteristics and influencing factors of traditional villages: the Yellow River Basin in Henan Province, China15
Development of a smart tourism integration model to preserve the cultural heritage of ancient villages in Northern Guangxi14
Mixing, dipping, and fixing: the experimental drawing techniques of Thomas Gainsborough14
Accelerated ageing of paper: effect of lignin content and humidity on tensile properties14
Neural network-based classification of X-ray fluorescence spectra of artists’ pigments: an approach leveraging a synthetic dataset created using the fundamental parameters method14
Making use of climate information for sustainable preservation of cultural heritage: applications to the KERES project14
Evaluation of novel cleaning systems on mock-ups of unvarnished oil paint and chalk-glue ground within the Munch Aula Paintings Project14
The cultural and heritage tourist, SEM analysis: the case of The Citadel of the Catholic King14
An ontological data model for points of interest (POI) in a cultural heritage site14
Validation of passive samplers for monitoring of acetic and formic acid in museum environments13
The transfer of heritage modelling from research to practice13
Historical scarf and splice carpentry joints: state of the art13
Experimental study on capillary water absorption of sandstones from different grotto heritage sites in China13
Restoration method of sootiness mural images based on dark channel prior and Retinex by bilateral filter13
Inheritance and promotion of chinese traditional music culture in college piano education13
The digital reconstruction of degraded ancient temple murals using dynamic mask generation and an extended exemplar-based region-filling algorithm13
Organic colorants based on lac dye and brazilwood as markers for a chronology and geography of medieval scriptoria: a chemometrics approach13
A multi-scalar investigation of the colouring materials used in textile wrappings of Egyptian votive animal mummies13
Identification and mapping of ancient pigments in a Roman Egyptian funerary portrait by application of reflectance and luminescence imaging spectroscopy12
Combining phytate treatment and nanocellulose stabilization for mitigating iron gall ink damage in historic papers12
Highly sensitive terahertz non‐destructive testing technology for stone relics deterioration prediction using SVM-based machine learning models12
Preservation and promotion of China’s musical cultural heritage on the internet12
Listening to laser light interactions with objects of art: a novel photoacoustic approach for diagnosis and monitoring of laser cleaning interventions12
A green approach to clean iron stains from marble surfaces12
High-precision deformation analysis of yingxian wooden pagoda based on UAV image and terrestrial LiDAR point cloud12
The history of rescuing reinforcement and the preliminary study of preventive protection system for the cliff of Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, China12
The Samuel F. B. Morse statue in Central Park: scientific study and laser cleaning of a 19th-century American outdoor bronze monument12
Study on space diversity and influencing factors of Tunpu settlement in central Guizhou Province of China11
Restoration of non-structural damaged murals in Shenzhen Bao’an based on a generator–discriminator network11
Temporal and spatial patterns and influencing factors of intangible cultural heritage: Ancient Qin-Shu roads, Western China11
Copper alloy production in the Warring States period (475-221 BCE) of the Shu state: a metallurgical study on copper alloy objects of the Baishoulu cemetery in Chengdu, China11
A review of the tools and techniques used in the digital preservation of architectural heritage within disaster cycles11
Technical examination of Liu Kang’s Paris and Shanghai painting supports (1929–1937)11
Characterization of Korean handmade papers collected in a Hanji reference book11
Heritage hydrology: a conceptual framework for understanding water fluxes and storage in built and rock-hewn heritage11
Identifying VOCs in exhibition cases and efflorescence on museum objects exhibited at Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian-New York11
NaCl-related weathering of stone: the importance of kinetics and salt mixtures in environmental risk assessment11
When the digital twin meets the preventive conservation of movable wooden artifacts11
Dynamic response of the vegetation carbon storage in the sanjiang plain to changes in land use/cover and climate10
Soot removal from ancient Egyptian complex painted surfaces using a double network gel: empirical tests on the ceiling of the sanctuary of Osiris in the temple of Seti I—Abydos10
The lightfastness of early synthetic organic dyes10
Saturated salt solutions in showcases: humidity control and pollutant absorption10
Unique traditional villages on the Loess Plateau of China: historic evolution and challenges to sustainable development of silo-caves10
Natural world heritage conservation and tourism: a review10
On the performance of birch tar made with different techniques10
A new reinforcement method for the conservation of fragile, double-sided, printed paper cultural relics10
Identification of pigments used in a Qajar manuscript from Iran by using atomic and molecular spectroscopy and technical photography methods10
Altered identity: fleeting colors and obscured surfaces in Van Gogh’s Landscapes in Paris, Arles, and Saint-Rémy10
Eye-tracking support for architects, conservators, and museologists. Anastylosis as pretext for research and discussion10
Aesthetic value protection and tourism development of the world natural heritage sites: a literature review and implications for the world heritage karst sites10
A quantitative description of the spatial–temporal distribution and evolution pattern of world cultural heritage10
A comparative study on the extraction effects of common agents on collagen-based binders in mural paintings10
Plastics in robots: a degradation study of a humanoid skin mask made of soft urethane elastomer9
Vitality evaluation of historical and cultural districts based on the values dimension: districts in Beijing City, China9
Spatial distribution and tourism competition of intangible cultural heritage: take Guizhou, China as an example9
Imaging spectroscopies to characterize a 13th century Japanese handscroll, The Miraculous Interventions of Jizō Bosatsu9
Grounded theory-based model of the influence of digital communication on handicraft intangible cultural heritage9
In search of Humboldt’s colors: materials and techniques of a 17th-century lacquered gourd from Colombia9
An imaging and spectroscopic methodology for in situ analysis of ceiling and wall decorations in Colonial missions in Northern Mexico from XVII to XVIII centuries9
A practical workflow for the 3D reconstruction of complex historic sites and their decorative interiors: Florence As It Was and the church of Orsanmichele9
A combination of invasive and non-invasive techniques for the study of the palette and painting structure of a copy of Raphael's Transfiguration of Christ9
Burial-induced deterioration in leather: a FTIR-ATR, DSC, TG/DTG, MHT and SEM study9
Development of low-cost RFID sensors dedicated to air pollution monitoring for preventive conservation9
Study on digital protection and innovative design of Qin opera costumes9
Transparent reversible prosthesis, a new way to complete the conservation–restoration of a Black Ding bowl with application of 3D technologies9
Electrochemical assessment of pigments-binding medium interactions in oil paint deterioration: a case study on indigo and Prussian blue9
Integrated analytical approach to unveil the secrets of the recently discovered “Sphinx Room”: a new piece of Domus Aurea puzzle9
Indian Ocean trade connections: characterization and commercial routes of torpedo jars9
Analytical study of Buddha sculptures in Jingyin temple of Taiyuan, China9
Corrosion of Longquan celadons in the marine environment: study on the celadons from the Dalian Island shipwreck of the Yuan Dynasty9
A comparative case study of MTInSAR approaches for deformation monitoring of the cultural landscape of the Shanhaiguan section of the Great Wall9
Current progress on murals: distribution, conservation and utilization9
Design and validation of tailored colour reference charts for monitoring cultural heritage degradation9
Chemical modification of wood induced by the traditional making procedures of bowed string musical instruments: the effect of alkaline treatments9
Clustered and dispersed: exploring the morphological evolution of traditional villages based on cellular automaton9
Semantic segmentation and photogrammetry of crowdsourced images to monitor historic facades9
Safety risk assessment of heritage buildings in metro construction based on SPA theory: a case study in Zhengzhou, China9
Visualization and mapping of literature on the scientific analysis of wall paintings: a bibliometric analysis from 2011 to 20219
Scratching the surface: the use of sheepskin parchment to deter textual erasure in early modern legal deeds9
Metadata schema and ontology for capturing and processing of 3D cultural heritage objects9
The deterioration process of limestone in the Anahita Temple of Kangavar (West Iran)9
Strengthening of masonry rings with composite materials9
Study on the efficacy of amorphous calcium carbonate as a consolidant for calcareous matrix9
SeparaFill: Two generators connected mural image restoration based on generative adversarial network with skip connect8
New tool for sustainable treatments: agar spray—research and practice8
Guangzhou Tongcao painting in late China Qing Dynasty (1840–1912 AD): technology revealed by analytical approaches8
Implementing PointNet for point cloud segmentation in the heritage context8
Graphic representation of the degree of historical-archaeological evidence: the 3D reconstruction of the “Baker’s House”8
Reflectance transformation imaging for documenting changes through treatment of Joseon dynasty coins8
The spatiotemporal evolution of ancient cities from the late Yangshao to Xia and Shang Dynasties in the Central Plains, China8
Research progress on world natural heritage conservation: its buffer zones and the implications8
Hyperspectral imaging solutions for the non-invasive detection and automated mapping of copper trihydroxychlorides in ancient bronze8
Alloy ratio and raw material sourcing of Warring States Period bronze bracelets in Huili County, Southwest China by pXRF and MC-ICP-MS8
Prediction of the indoor climate in cultural heritage buildings through machine learning: first results from two field tests8
UNESCO World Heritage properties in changing and dynamic environments: change detection methods using optical and radar satellite data8
Management effectiveness evaluation of world cultural landscape heritage: a case from China8
Towards a better understanding of hot-mixed mortars for the conservation of historic buildings: the role of water temperature and steam during lime slaking8
Histological study of sheep skin transformation during the recreation of historical parchment manufacture8
Chemical studies of Chinese coinage II: from Qin to Yuan (221 BCE–1368 CE)8
Salt weathering impact on Nero/Ramses II Temple at El-Ashmonein archaeological site (Hermopolis Magna), Egypt8
Nano-materials enhanced protectants for natural stone surfaces8
Bibliometric analysis of fourth industrial revolution applied to heritage studies based on web of science and scopus databases from 2016 to 20218
Effects of selected solvents on PMMA after prolonged exposure: unilateral NMR and ATR-FTIR investigations8
Spatial distribution analysis and driving factors of traditional villages in Henan province: a comprehensive approach via geospatial techniques and statistical models8
Stabilisation of waterlogged archaeological wood: the application of structured-light 3D scanning and micro computed tomography for analysing dimensional changes8
The pottery production from the Deh Dumen Bronze Age graveyard (South-Western Iran): a chemical, mineralogical and physical study8
Cultural communication and diversity along the Grand Canal of China: a case study of folk songs in intangible cultural heritage8
Discerning the painter’s hand: machine learning on surface topography7
A new method for the conservation of ancient colored paintings on ramie textiles7
Isotopic composition of lead white pigments on qeros: implications for the chronology and production of Andean ritual drinking vessels during the colonial era7
Understanding and optimizing Evolon® CR for varnish removal from oil paintings7
The microstructure of multicolor hare’s fur glaze: the correlation between morphological and compositional characteristics and glaze color7
Changes in the production materials of Burmese textiles in the nineteenth century—dyes, mordants and fibres of Karen garments from the British Museum’s collection7
Metallurgical and corrosion characterization of warring states period bronzes excavated from Pujiang, Chengdu, China7
Geoenvironmental investigation of Sahure’s pyramid, Abusir archeological site, Giza, Egypt7
Use of 3D models as a didactic resource in archaeology. A case study analysis7
Mechanical properties and moisture-related dimensional change of canvas paintings–canvas and glue sizing7
The practice of writing inside an Egyptian monastic settlement: preliminary material characterisation of the inks used on Coptic manuscripts from the Monastery of Apa Apollo at Bawit7
Effects of natural weathering on aged wood from historic wooden building: diagnosis of the oxidative degradation7
Characterization of the materials and techniques of a birthday inscribed lacquer plaque of the Qing Dynasty7
Integrated interpretation of pXRF data on ancient nephrite artifacts excavated from Tomb No.1 in Yuehe Town, Henan Province, China7
Nanorestart: Nanomaterials for the restoration of works of art7
Effects of yellow natural dyes on handmade Daqian paper7
A study on the spatial distribution and historical evolution of grotto heritage: a case study of Gansu Province, China7
Identifying the spatial differentiation factors of traditional villages in China7
Trace element distribution in human cortical bone microstructure: the potential for unravelling diet and social status in archaeological bones7
Numerical modelling of mechanical degradation of canvas paintings under desiccation7
Comparison of trace element chemistry in human bones interred in two private chapels attached to Franciscan friaries in Italy and Denmark: an investigation of social stratification in two medieval and7
Beam filtration for object-tailored X-ray CT of multi-material cultural heritage objects7
Mössbauer study of iron gall inks on historical documents7
Formation of zinc oxalate from zinc white in various oil binding media: the influence of atmospheric carbon dioxide by reaction with 13CO27
Extraction of underwater fragile artifacts: research status and prospect7
The color change analysis of historic wooden remains after fire-suppression by fluorinated chemical gases7
Effects of sticky rice addition on the properties of lime-tile dust mortars7
Hygromechanical behaviour of wooden panel paintings: classification of their deformation tendencies based on numerical modelling and experimental results6
Condition assessment of different historic bridges using Non Destructive Techniques (NDT) with FTIR analysis in Izmir after the Samos Island earthquake6
RETRACTED ARTICLE: Impact of rural tourism on residents’ well-being in traditional ancient villages: a case of North Guangxi6
Comprehensive study of 12th century wall painting fragments from the St. George Cathedral of the Yuryev Monastery in Veliky Novgorod (Russia) using complementary physico-chemical methods6
Composition and origins of decorated glass from Umayyad Cordoba (Spain)6
The interaction of water with archaeological and ethnographic birch bark and its effects on swelling, shrinkage and deformations6
Wood discoloration patterns depending on the light source6
History of dental biomaterials: biocompatibility, durability and still open challenges6
The non-destructive investigation of a late antique knob bow fibula (Bügelknopffibel) from Kaiseraugst/CH using Muon Induced X-ray Emission (MIXE)6
Application of hyperspectral imaging technology to digitally protect murals in the Qutan temple6
Materials and techniques used for the “Vienna Moamin”: multianalytical investigation of a book about hunting with falcons from the thirteenth century6
Distribution characteristics and influencing factors of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei6
Towards building a Cathodoluminescence (CL) database for pigments: characterization of white pigments6
Factorial experimentation on photodegradation of historical paper by polychromatic visible radiation6
Non-destructive collection survey of the historical Classense Library. Part I: Paper characterisation6
Does substrate colour affect the visual appearance of gilded medieval sculptures? Part II: SEM–EDX observations on gold leaf samples taken from medieval wooden sculptures6
The effect of prior exposure on the lightfastness of early synthetic dyes on textiles6
Analytical studies on commercial artists’ colour charts from Das Deutsche Farbenbuch (1925)—identification of synthetic and natural organic colourants by Raman microscopy, surface-enhanced Raman spect6
Evolution of the viscoelastic properties of painting stratigraphies: a moisture weathering and nanoindentation approach6
A courtly brocade belt belonging to Qajar period (1789–1925), Iran6
A multi-analytical study of the palette of impressionist and post-impressionist Puerto Rican artists6
Integration of photogrammetry and laser scanning for enhancing scan-to-HBIM modeling of Al Ula heritage site6
Pulsed infrared thermographic study of a Chinese Bronze Lei6
A non-photorealistic rendering method based on Chinese ink and wash painting style for 3D mountain models6
In situ XRF investigations to unravel the provenance area of Corinthian ware from excavations in Milazzo (Mylai) and Lipari (Lipára)6
Temporal and spatial distribution of ancient sites in Shaanxi Province using geographic information systems (GIS)6
A model approach for post evaluation of adaptive reuse of architectural heritage: a case study of Beijing central axis historical buildings6
Evaluating volatile organic compounds from Chinese traditional handmade paper by SPME-GC/MS6
Automatic recognition of craquelure and paint loss on polychrome paintings of the Palace Museum using improved U-Net6
The use of infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics to investigate deterioration in vegetable tanned leather: potential applications in heritage science6
Research on global cultural heritage tourism based on bibliometric analysis6
Exploring spatiotemporal changes in cities and villages through remote sensing using multibranch networks6
The Boyen Fortress: structural analysis of selecting complementary forms of use for a proposed adaptive reuse project6
Looking under the skin: multi-scale CT scanning of a peculiarly constructed cornett in the Rijksmuseum6
Investigations of the relics and altar materials relating to the apostles St James and St Philip at the Basilica dei Santi XII Apostoli in Rome6
Visitor’s experience evaluation of applied projection mapping technology at cultural heritage and tourism sites: the case of China Tangcheng6
Provenance of Zhou Dynasty bronze vessels unearthed from Zongyang County, Anhui Province, China: determined by lead isotopes and trace elements6
Reconstructing long-term settlement histories on complex alluvial floodplains by integrating historical map analysis and remote-sensing: an archaeological analysis of the landscape of the Indus River 6
EA-GAN: restoration of text in ancient Chinese books based on an example attention generative adversarial network6
China and the steppe: technological study of precious metalwork from Xigoupan Tomb 2 (4th–3rd c. BCE) in the Ordos region, Inner Mongolia6
Material analysis for restoration application: a case study of the world’s first university Mor Yakup Church in Nusaybin, Mardin5
Material characterisation of a painted beehive panel by advanced spectroscopic and chromatographic techniques in combination with hyperspectral imaging5
The emergence of Liu Kang’s new painting style (1950–1958): a multi-analytical approach for the study of the artist’s painting materials and technique5
The story of the “Qiulai” qin unraveled by radiocarbon dating, Chinese inscriptions and material characterization5
From concept to validation of a wireless environmental sensor for the integral application of preventive conservation methodologies in low-budget museums5
Corrosion mechanisms for lead-barium glass from the Warring States period5
The effect of building plan form on thermal comfort in the traditional residential patterns of the hot and dry climate of Qom5
New insights into the deterioration of TiO2 based oil paints: the effects of illumination conditions and surface interactions5
Documentary heritage: fungal deterioration in Compact Discs5
Bibliometric analysis and visualisation of heritage buildings preservation5
Ancient mural classification methods based on a multichannel separable network5
Characterization of degradation and iron deposits of the wood of Nanhai I shipwreck5
Non-destructive collection survey of the historical Classense Library. Part II: Conservation scenarios5
Spatial evolution path of Gulangyu Island historical international community: from the perspective of actor-network theory5
CICHMKG: a large-scale and comprehensive Chinese intangible cultural heritage multimodal knowledge graph5
Improvement and integration: scientific analyses of willow-leaf shaped bronze swords excavated from the Shuangyuan Village Cemetery, Chengdu, China5
Temporal and spatial patterns of traditional village distribution evolution in Xiangxi, China: identifying multidimensional influential factors and conservation significance5
Ancient mural inpainting via structure information guided two-branch model5
But aren’t all soaps metal soaps? A review of applications, physico-chemical properties of metal soaps and their occurrence in cultural heritage studies5
A transparent dialogue between iconography and chemical characterisation: a set of foreign stained glasses in Portugal5
Conservation risks for paper collections induced by the microclimate in the repository of the Alessandrina Library in Rome (Italy)5
Composition and techniques of the Ticinese stucco decorations from the 16th to the 17th century: results from the analysis of the materials5
Virtual reconstruction of the painting process and original colors of a color-changed Northern Wei Dynasty mural in Cave 254 of the Mogao Grottoes5
The influence of light and relative humidity on the formation of epsomite in cadmium yellow and French ultramarine modern oil paints5
Virtual cleaning of works of art using deep convolutional neural networks5
ZnO, TiO2 and Fe3O4/Carbopol hybrid nanogels for the cleaner process of paper manuscripts from dust stains and soil remains5
Design for poverty alleviation and craft revitalization in rural China from an actor-network perspective: the case of bamboo-weaving in Shengzhou5
Discovery of Vespasiano Bignami paintings at the National Theatre of Costa Rica through technical photography and UV–Vis spectroscopy5
The use of ground glass in red glazes: structural 3D imaging and mechanical behaviour using optical coherence tomography and nanoindentation5
Kano-QFD-based analysis of the influence of user experience on the design of handicraft intangible cultural heritage apps5
Automated corrosion detection in Oddy test coupons using convolutional neural networks5
Influence of grass lawns on the summer thermal environment and microclimate of heritage sites: a case study of Fuling mausoleum, China5
Exploring the limits of color accuracy in technical photography5
Mapping of stones and their deterioration forms: the Clock Tower, Venice (Italy)5
Release of lead from Renaissance lead-glazed ceramics from southern Denmark and northern Germany: implications from acetic acid etching experiments5
Modeling of Bohemian and Moravian glass recipes from Gothic to Baroque periods5