Conservation Science / Cultural Heritage
Environmental Science and Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
The topics cover all disciplines and branches of modern scientific conservation, including different aspects on general conservation theory, scientific investigation of works of art, authentication, determination of conservation state, compatibility studies for preservation and restoration procedures and monitoring of interventions effectiveness, etiopathology of historic and natural monuments, studies on the mechanisms of deterioration and degradation for different materials as structural and ornamental elements, impact of the environmental factors or agents on monuments and ecosystems, obtaining and characterization of new materials and procedures for preservation and restoration, new methodologies for scientific investigation, cross-related problems concerning research applied to conservation science, biodiversity conservation.
Accepted types of paper
IJCS publishes original research papers, review articles, survey articles and book and project reviews in all areas dedicated to materials research.
IJCS is an open access journal.
The journal does not have submission/retraction fee but has Article Publication Charge (APC) of 500 EUR (waived for 2023). Invited scholars and the ones from lower income countries are eligible for discounts.
All content is freely available without charge to any user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.
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