CHNet research initiatives are developed within the National Scientific Commission 5 (CSN5), the INFN committee for technology and interdisciplinary researches. Moreover, the network is involved in many projects financed by the Ministry of University and Research, by local authorities and by the European Commission.
INFN National Scientific Commission 5
Development of a set-up for neutron imaging and tomography at the LENA facility of Pavia
- ADAMO (Analisi, DiagnosticA e MOnitoraggio)
Technology transfer to local enterprises and diagnostic campaigns in historical sites of Rome and its “città metropolitana” (leader of the project ENEA – within the framework of Centro di Eccellenza del DTC Lazio: Distretto Tecnologico per i Beni e le Attività Culturali della regione)
Ministry of University and Research
Development of a small transportable proton accelerator to be used for PIXE measurements (in collaboration with CERN and Opificio delle Pietre Dure in Florence)
The competence centre for the conservation of cultural heritage, focusing in particular on sites and monuments. The competence centre aims at the study, the enhancement of cultural heritage and at the knowledge transfer in a strong synergy among public, private partners and institutions.
(Horizon 2020, GA n.101004468)
- IPERION HS
A research infrastructure giving highly specialized services for the study and the diagnostics in the framework of cultural heritage. INFN-CHNet takes part to IPERION HS with its units of LABEC, Florence, and LNGS.
(Horizon 2020, GA n. 871034)
A project aiming at the realization of a digital infrastructure involving Austria, Belgium, Germany, France and Italy to share scientific data according to the Open Science principles.
(Horizon 2020, GA . 857650)
A research infrastructure to integrate archaeological and archaeometric datasets from more than 40 European institutes on a digital platform (leader of the project PIN, Prato)
(Horizon 2020, GA n. 823914)