UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage research engages with complex, real-world heritage issues that demand world-class research expertise from numerous disciplines.
- The Smithsonian Institution
- The Department of Culture, Media and Sport
- The House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee
- UK research councils
These projects inlcude a diverse range of topics, including examining the effects of climate and climate change on historic objects and sites; studies of the conservation of plastic artefacts and the condition of books in major libraries; and analysing gaseous emissions and the smell of heritage objects.