Professor Robin Clark CNZM FRS

Inorganic Chemistry - Sir William Ramsay Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Professor Robin Clark CNZM FRS

Address: Department of Chemistry, UCL
Phone No: +44 (0)20 7679 7457
Fax No: +44 (0)20 7679 7463
Extension: 27457
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Research areas of interest include:

  • Transition metal chemistry
  • Infrared, Raman and electronic spectroscopy
  • Pigment studies in Art and Archaeology 

A full research profile is available here.


Summary

  • Transition metal chemistry
  • Infrared, Raman and electronic spectroscopy
  • Pigment studies in Art and Archaeology 

A full list of publications can be found here


Selected Publications

  1. G.D. Smith and R.J.H.Clark, Raman spectroscopy in archaeological science, J. Archaeol. Sci., 2004, 31, 1137.
  2. R.J.H. Clark, Q. Wang and A. Correia, Can the Raman spectum of anatase in artwork and archaeology be used as a date marker? J. Archaeol Sci., 2007, 34, 1787.
  3. Z. Zhang et al., Direct continuous hydrothermal synthesis of high surface area nanosized titania, J. Alloys and Compounds, 2009, 476, 451.
  4. L. Burgio, R.J.H. Clark and R.R. Hark, Spectroscopic investigation of modern pigments on purportedly medieval miniatures by the "Spanish Forger", J. Raman Spectrosc., 2009, 40, 2031.
  5. L. Burgio, R.J.H. Clark and R.R. Hark, Raman microscopy and X-ray fluorescence analysis of pigments on medieval and Renaissance Italian manuscript cuttings, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 2010, 107, 5726.