Welcome to the Cultural Heritage Materials in CENIMAT/i3N web pages.

We are an active group of academic and research members of the Structural Materials Research Group in the Centre of Materials Research (CENIMAT/i3N) performing studies on Cultural Heritage Materials since the 1990's.

Studies are mainly in inorganic materials such as:

- metals

- ceramics

- glasses

Our group includes expertise in the fields of Materials Sciences, Metallurgy, Mining Archaeology, Crystallography, Corrosion and Conservation.

We perform studies in archaeological and historical materials.