21 January 2013

JPI Cultural Heritage Programme

JPI Cultural Heritage Programme 
Deadline: 5 April 2013

Research topics: 
1. Methods, tools (including non-invasive instruments) and modelling for understanding damage and decay mechanisms (including the effects of weathering and climate change) on tangible heritage (including buildings, sites and landscapes); 
2. Materials, technologies and procedures for the conservation of tangible cultural heritage; 
3. Use and re-use of buildings and landscapes, including the relationship between changes of use and public policy, including costs and added value (for example as a result of planning regulations and urban development); 
4. Increasing understanding of cultural values, valuation, interpretation, ethics and identity around all forms of cultural heritage (tangible, intangible and digital heritage). 

 The project must have a maximum duration of 36 months