Model predicts ‘shelf life’ for library and archival collections
Heritage scientists at UCL have developed demographic models of decay and loss to predict when a large library or archival collection might age beyond repair.
NHSF Annual Report, 2013-15
The Trustees' Annual Report for 2013-15 summarises NHSF's achievements in its first 18 months as it established as an organisation focussed on encouraging collaboration in the heritage science community and leading the delivery of the National Heritage Science Strategy.
NHSF Members & Friends event, 2015
On 16 December, Alastair McCapra, NHSF's newly appointed Chairman delivered a keynote speech on the topic 'Cash for Data?' to 50 of NHSF's members and friends at University College London.
NHSF responds to Spending Review 2015
NHSF has issued a press release following yesterday's Autumn Statement and Spending Review announcement.
Notice of AGM
Notice is hereby given that the 3rd Annual General Meeting of the National Heritage Science Forum (NHSF) will be held on 16 December 2015 at at 16.30 in the South Wing G12 Council Room, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT.
NHSF appoints new Chair of Board of Trustees
The National Heritage Science Forum has appointed Alastair McCapra as Chair of its Board of Trustees, to succeed current Co-Chairs Nancy Bell and Professor May Cassar at the AGM on 16 December 2015.
House of Commons Science and Technology Committee inquiry into the Science Budget
The new Science and Technology Committee has launched an inquiry into the Science Budget ahead of the autumn Spending Review.
SEAHA 1st International Conference on Heritage Science Research, July 14-15 2015
On July 14, 2015, nearly 180 delegates came together at the University College London for two days of presentations, posters and discussions on heritage science research, innovation and best practice in the interpretation, conservation, management and digitisation of cultural heritage.
ICCROM holds think-tank meeting focused on evaluating the outcomes of heritage science
As a follow-up to the 2013 ICCROM Forum on Conservation Science, ICCROM held a think-tank meeting in July 2015 which gathered together participants from heritage science, social sciences and cultural heritage statistics.
NHSF review of achievements 2014-2015
As NHSF embarks on its second full membership years since establishing as a charity at the end of 2013, this review highlights its activities during 2014-2015 under three areas of...