Winter School 2019 (18-19/03/2019 - Perugia, IT)

The last HERACLES Winter School "Monitoring Technologies for Enhancing Environmental and Structural Resilience of Architectural Heritage" will be held at the University of Perugia (Italy) on Monday March 18th and Tuesday 19th.


Monday, March 18th


14:15   Opening session by F. Ubertin
14:30    G. Padeletti (CNR-ISMN)
“HEritage Resilience Against CLimate Events on Site-HERACLES Project: Mission and Vision”
“From the study of the past new solutions for the future”
15:20   M. Costantini (e-Geos)–“Satellite radar interferometry: introduction and application to structural assessment of build-ings”
15:40   F. Ubertini (Università di Perugia)–“HERACLES SHM and structural diagnostic activities in Gubbio”
16:00   I. Venanzi (Università di Perugia)–“Seismic damage localization in historic structures through online FEM calibration”
16:20   E. García-Macías (Università di Perugia) –“Seismic interferometry for SHM of historic structures”
16:40   Coffee break
17:20   G. Milani (Politecnico di Milano)–“Fast seismic vulnerability evaluation of towers and churches by means of an adaptive NURBS linear kinematic FE limit analysis ”
17:50   F. Clementi (Università Politecnica delle Marche)–“The Non-Smooth Contact Dynamics method for the analysis of masonry structures”
18:20   A. Formisano (Università di Napoli “Federico II”)–“Seismic vulnerability of masonry building aggregates and risk analysis of historical centres”


Tuesday, March 19th


9:00    Welcome by F. Cotana and A.L. Pisello
9:10   M. Folegani (Sistema) –“Climate change and extreme weather conditions analysis in HERACLES sites”
9:50   N. Cavalagli (Università di Perugia) –“Mechanical characterization of historic materials in HERACLES sites”
10:10   P. Pouli (Forth, Greece) –“Monitoring and Mapping of Deterioration Products on Cultural Heritage Monuments Using portable Imaging and Laser Spectroscopy instrumentation”
10:30   Federica Rosso (Sapienza Università di Roma) -“Smart and traditional materials for enhancing CH resilience to cli-mate change”
10:50   Coffee break
11:10   I. Catapano, G. Ludeno (CNR-IREA) – “Ground Penetrating Radar: a tool for non invasive surveys of infrastructures and historical assets"
11:30   I. Pigliautile (Università di Perugia) – “Wearable environmental monitoring: a new experimental prototype exploited within HERACLES project”
11:50   A.L. Pisello (Università di Perugia) – “Microclimate change in cultural heritage: the effect on outdoor comfort, heritage conservation and energy demand”
12:10   J. Moßgraber (Fraunhofer IOSB) – “From Sensor to Decision -ICT tools to support the management of Cultural Heritage”
12:30   C. Balocco (Università di Firenze) - ”To be announced later”



Aula Magna
University of Perugia
Engineering Campus
Via G. Duranti, 93
06125 Perugia


Organizing Committee:

Filippo Ubertini (Chair)
A.L. Pisello, N. Cavalagli, I. Pigliautile