Commission on Crystallography in Art and Cultural Heritage

Forthcoming meetings

The following meetings may be of interest:

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Art and history

This is a list of forthcoming meetings in Art and history that are recorded in the IUCr Calendar of Events. Please let us know of any that are missing by completing this form or sending an email to

Twenty-Fourth Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography

iucr2017logo21–28 August 2017

Hyderabad International Convention Centre
Hyderabad, India

Plenary lecture:

Giacomo Chiari
Crystallography in Art and Cultural Heritage

KN lecture

Jean Marc Castera
Traditional Geometric Patterns in India, and their specificities compared to Persian and Moroccan styles


Crystalline materials characterization with combined techniques
Chairs: Alejandro Ayala, Koen Janssens 24 August 2017 14.55-17.30

Crystallographic patterns in art and cultural heritage
Chairs: Louise De Las Penas, Rima Ajlouni 25 August 2017 14.55-17.30

Synchrotron measurement in conservation and cultural heritage
Chairs: Bruce Ravel, Eric Dooryhèe 27 August 2017 14.55-17.30

Crystallography and cultural heritage: From microsampling to non-invasive techniques
Chairs: Manfred Schreiner, Serge Cohen 28 August 2017 10.30-13.05

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