Network Nodes Set-up in the STORM Italian pilot site (Baths of Dioclethian, Rome)

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The ENGINEERING team installed the Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) nodes in the STORM Italian pilot site, Baths of Dioclethian in Rome, between 19th and 21st of February. With the support of the staff of the Special Superintendence for the Colosseum, the National Roman Museum and the Archaeological Area of Rome, the most suitable points to host the WSN nodes have …

Fiera Civil Protect 2018 – Bolzano 23 – 25 marzo 2018

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Il progetto STORM è stato invitato dallo stakeholder SOS Archivi alla Fiera Civil Protect 2018, che si terrà a Bolzano dal 23 al 25 marzo 2018. In particolare il giorno 24 marzo all’interno della Fiera si svolgerà il workshop “La salvaguardia e la tutela dei beni culturali. Esperienze dentro e fuori i confini dell’Alto Adige”, durante il quale due Partner del …

Hampton Court Palaces project visit

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The fruitful Historic England London meeting was followed, on February 14th, by a further stakeholder’s activity with a visit at the Historic Royal Palaces of Hampton Court located in East Molesey Surrey. The meeting chaired by the Fire and Emergency Planning Adviser and the Superintendent of the Royal Collection covered the following following subjects: The HRP model for collections salvage – an overview of how …

Pubblicato articolo su STORM sulla rivista il Menabò di Etica ed economia

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E’ stato pubblicato sul numero 75 del prestigioso periodico di economia “il Menabò di Etica ed Economia”un articolo che descrive il progetto dal titolo “STORM: un progetto per proteggere il patrimonio culturale dal cambiamento climatico”. L’articolo è consultabile al link: STORM: un progetto per proteggere il patrimonio culturale dal cambiamento climatico

Fiber Bragg Grating sensors installation at Dioclethian Baths

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On December the 18th the third session of FBG installation was completed at Dioclethian Baths site in Rome.Fiber Bragg Grating (FBG) is a type of distributed Bragg reflector constructed in a short segment of optical fiber that reflects particular wavelengths of light and transmits all others. This is achieved by creating a periodic variation in the refractive index of the fiber core, which generates a wavelength-specific dielectric mirror. STORM project …

Dioclethian baths: Second steps of fiber optics sensors installation

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  The preparation of Rome pilot site hosted by SSCOL is continuing, today it was an har working day. In the newspaper today was written 2017 was the most dry year since 1800 in Italy, the effect on temperature and humidity in cultural sites has been, sometimes, dramatic. In the case of Diocletian baths a wall crack is going to …

Early detection of biological infestation: experiments started at Tróia

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Induced fluorescence spectroscopy is used for identification of organic and inorganic compounds by excitation of their molecules to higher energy level using strong light. The molecules return to the ground electronic state, producing fluorescence emission — photons whose energy (wavelength) is determined by the difference in the molecular energy levels. Thus the emission spectrum can reveal maxima characteristic for some …

3rd STORM Stakeholders meeting – Lisbon – Museu de Etnologia

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3rd STORM Stakeholders meeting – Lisbon – Museu de Etnologia Ten Portuguese Stakeholders met in Lisbon on October 30th 2017 for the STORM third stakeholders meeting. The STORM team started the discussion with stakeholders around two issues: Addressing an Emergency (for authorities and sites) When an emergency occurs caused by a sudden hazard, what will be your role in the …