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Publications 2017 | 2018



“New insights into the degradation processes and influence of the conservation treatment in alum-treated wood from the Oseberg collection", Caitlin M. A. McQueen, Diego Tamburini, Jeannette Jacqueline Łucejko, Susan Braovac, Francesca Gambineri, Francesca Modugno, Maria Perla Colombini, Hartmut Kutzke. Microchemical Journal, 2017, 132, 119-129.

"The short-term degradation of cellulosic pulp in lake water and peat soil: A multi-analytical study from the micro to the molecular level", Diego Tamburini, Jeannette Jacqueline Łucejko, Magdalena Zborowska, Francesca Modugno, Emma Cantisani, Miroslava Mamoňová, Maria Perla Colombini. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 2017, 116, 243-259.

"Chemical characterisation of the whole plant cell wall of archaeological wood: an integrated approach", Luca Zoia, Diego Tamburini, Marco Orlandi, Jeannette Jacqueline Łucejko, Anika Salanti, Eeva-Liisa Tolppa, Francesca Modugno, Maria Perla Colombini. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 2017, 1-13.

"Analytical pyrolysis of proteins in samples from artistic and archaeological objects", Sibilla Orsini, Federica Parlanti, Ilaria Bonaduce. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 2017, 124(Supplement C), 643-657.

"The degradation of Burmese lacquer (thitsi) as observed in samples from two cultural artefacts", D. Tamburini, G. Pescitelli, M. P. Colombini, I. Bonaduce. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 2017, 124, 51-62.

"Characterisation of preparation layers in nine Danish Golden Age canvas paintings by SEM-EDX, FTIR and GC-MS", C. K. Andersen, I. Bonaduce, A. Andreotti, J. van Lanschot, A. Vila. Heritage Science, 2017, 5(1).

"GC/MS and proteomics to unravel the painting history of the lost Giant Buddhas of Bāmiyān (Afghanistan)", A. Lluveras-Tenorio, R. Vinciguerra, E. Galano, C. Blaensdorf, E. Emmerling, M. P. Colombini, L. Birolo, I. Bonaduce. PLoS One, 2017, 12(4). doi:

"Spectroscopic and mass spectrometric approach to define the Cyprus Orthodox icon tradition - The first known occurrence of Indian lac in Greece/Europe", A. Lluveras-Tenorio, F. Parlanti, I. Degano, G. Lorenzetti, D. Demosthenous, M. P. Colombini, K. L. Rasmussen. Microchemical Journal, 2017, 131, 112-119.

"A multi-analytical approach using FTIR, GC/MS and Py-GC/MS revealed early evidence of embalming practices in Roman catacombs", T. Devièse, E. Ribechini, D. Castex, B. Stuart, M. Regert, M. P. Colombini. Microchemical Journal, 2017, 133, 49-59. doi:

"A multi-analytical approach for the characterization of wall painting materials on contemporary buildings", D. Magrini, S. Bracci, E. Cantisani, C. Conti, A. Rava, A. Sansonetti, W. Shank, M. Colombini. Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 2017, 173, 39-45.

"In-depth characterization of valuable char obtained from hydrothermal conversion of hazelnut shells to levulinic acid", D. Licursi, C. Antonetti, S. Fulignati, S. Vitolo, M. Puccini, E. Ribechini, L. Bernazzani, A. M. Raspolli Galletti. Bioresource Technology, 2017, 244, 880-888.

"Py-GC/MS and HPLC-DAD characterization of hazelnut shell and cuticle: Insights into possible re-evaluation of waste biomass", M. Mattonai, D. Licursi, C. Antonetti, A. M. Raspolli Galletti, E. Ribechini. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 2017.

"Microwave-assisted dehydration of fructose and inulin to HMF catalyzed by niobium and zirconium phosphate catalysts", C. Antonetti, M. Melloni, D. Licursi, S. Fulignati, E. Ribechini, S. Rivas, J. C. Parajó, F. Cavani, A. M. Raspolli Galletti. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2017, 206, 364-377.

"Chemical analyses of Egyptian mummification balms and organic residues from storage jars dated from the Old Kingdom to the Copto-Byzantine period", Jeannette Łucejko, Jacques Connan, Sibilla Orsini, Erika Ribechini, Francesca Modugno. Journal of Archaeological Science, 2017, 85 (Supplement C), 1-12.

"Charred honeycombs discovered in Iron Age Northern Italy. A new light on boat beekeeping and bee pollination in pre-modern world", L. Castellano, C. Ravazzi, G. Furlanetto, R. Pini, F. Saliu, M. Lasagni, M. Orlandi, R. Perego, I. Degano, F. Valoti, R. C. de Marinis, S. Casini, T. Quirino, M. Rapi, Journal of Archaeological Science, 2017, 83, 26-40. doi:

"HPLC-DAD and HPLC-ESI-Q-ToF characterisation of early 20th century lake and organic pigments from Lefranc archives", I. Degano, P. Tognotti, D. Kunzelman, F. Modugno. Heritage Science, 2017, 5(1).

“The oxidative decomposition of natural bioactive compound rhamnetin”, S. Ramesova, I. Degano, R. Sokolova, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 788, 2017, 25-130. doi:

"Aquazol as a binder for retouching paints. An evaluation through analytical pyrolysis and thermal analysis” J. La Nasa, F. Di Marco, L. Bernazzani, C. Duce, A. Spepi, V. Ubaldi, I. Degano, S. Orsini, S. Legnaioli, M. R. Tiné, D. De Luca, F. Modugno, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 2017, 144C, 508-519,