01 Mar 2021
by Royal Society of Chemistry

What does a heritage scientist do?

Dr Lucia Burgio FRSC analyses museum objects to help the Victoria and Albert Museum curators and conservators understand, date and authenticate them

This article and video by Dr Lucia Burgio, who is a Senior Scientist (Object Analysis) at the V&A is published by the Royal Society of Chemistry and offers an insight into the work of heritage scientists.

 

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