IRUG is a community that encourages the sharing of high quality comparative reference spectral data.
We develop IR and Raman reference spectra for the study of works of art, architecture, and archaeological materials. Our database is peer-reviewed through a rigorous process facilitated by this website.
Anyone may search the database to view and print spectra. To access digital spectra and related information, you must join IRUG and contribute spectra. Click the button below to begin registration.Join IRUG
IRUG is pleased to provide the following information for the upcoming IRUG13 CONFERENCE:
LOCATION: ART GALLERY OF NEW SOUTH WALES, Sydney, AUSTRALIA
CONFERENCE DATES: December 5-7, 2018
REGISTRATION FEES: Full: AUS $400, Student: AUS $250, Accompanying: AUS $200
CONFERENCE TOPICS: All aspects of the application of IR & Raman spectroscopies to the study of cultural artifacts & their preservation, as well as applications in forensic science.
ABSTRACT DEADLINE: June 1, 2018 for submission of 500-word abstract.
Further information regarding abstract submission, online registration, social events, accommodations, and transportation is forthcoming.
Address email inquiries to: IRUG2018@ag.nsw.gov.au
For PAST IRUG CONFERENCES, click here.