HERCULES - HERCULES Lab - Cultural Heritage Studies and Protection

Contacts
Phone: +351 266 706 581
Address:
Laboratório HERCULES - Herança Cultural, Estudos e Salvaguarda
Universidade de Évora
Palácio do Vimioso
Largo Marquês de Marialva, 8

7000-809 Evora

Location

The HERCULES laboratory is a research infrastructure of the University of Évora dedicated to the study and enhancement of cultural heritage, with a particular focus on the interdisciplinary integration of methods used in physical science and materials. It consists of several laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment capable of developing ground-breaking research comprising non-destructive in situ analysis, microanalysis, high resolution chemical analysis and development of innovative materials and products, making it a one-of-a-kind lab in Portugal and one of the most attractive of its kind in Europe.

Members

Ana Cristina Cabaça Manhita (Invited Assistant Investigator)
Ana Teresa Caldeira (Associate Professor with Agregação)
Anne-France Maurer (Invited Assistant Investigator)
António José Estevão Grande Candeias (Associate Professor with Agregação)
António Manuel Deométrio Rodrigues Lourenço Pereira (Assistant Professor with Agregação)
Catarina Miguel (Researcher)
Cristina Galacho (Assistant Professor)
Cristina Maria Barrocas Dias (Associate Professor with Agregação) [Deputy Director]
Jorge Ginja Teixeira (Assistant Professor)
José António Paulo Mirão (Associate Professor with Agregação) [Director]
Leonel Alegre (Assistant Investigator)
Maria do Rosário Martins (Assistant Professor)
Milene Gil (Researcher)
Nicola Schiavon (Invited Principal Investigator)
Patrícia Sofia Martins Moita (Assistant Professor) [Deputy Director]
Penka Girginova (Researcher)
Vera Pires de Almeida Ribeiro (Assistant Investigator)
Célia M. Rocha Oliveira (Senior Official)
Lúcia Cristina Lourinho Rosado (Senior Official) [Technician]
Nuno Carriço (Senior Official)