Applied research

Generally, we are interested in the roles played by petrophysical phenomena (wettablity, capillarity, drying, water vapour transport) in the weathering of stones and mortars and in conservation treatment of such materials (see publications).

  • The damp patches: case studies in Fribourg and experimental approach; Matthieu Fuscien  professional training (MAS – Master Advanced Study – Heritage Conservation, UNIGE)