Scientific laboratory

The department has a laboratory equipped with modern analysis technology with an area of approx. 150 m². Its conception was based on the teaching objective of training students as thoroughly as possible in all scientific sub-disciplines of restoration.

Main tasks

+ pigment analysis
+ binder analysis
+ characterization of historical and modern materials
+ technology testing
+ damage investigation
+ climate analysis
+ special photographic processes (UV fluorescence reflectography, infrared reflectography)

In addition to its main task as a training centre for students in the natural sciences, the laboratory is also a research and service facility within the discipline and the university as well as a partner of the monument offices, restoration associations, museum and church institutions, freelance restorers, etc.

Additional information

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    • Lecture plan for the summer semester 2022 (as of December 8th, 2021)
    • Your studies at Department of Conservation and Restoration (module manuals, Academic Procedures and Regulations RPO, program-specific regulations SSB)
    • Exam-related information and forms
    • Semester dates of the University of Applied Sciences
    • Current events and news from the University of Applied Sciences

    The login area (at the top right of the website) will take you to:

    • Final Theses
    • Scientific documentary work
    • Archaeological heritage and handicraft objects
    • Painted surfaces
    • Stained glass and objects made of glass
    • Mosaics
    • Sculptural artwork and architecture made of stone
    • Wall painting and architectural facades

External services

In order to allow partners and other interested parties to participate in our experience and the efficiency of the scientific laboratory, we offer scientific studies on favorable terms.

List of services and prices as well as contract conditions can be found here.

If you are interested in our range of services according to the price list, please contact us.

Order form: PDF document, Word file, RTF file

Laboratory tests for students

Sample form for students of the Dept. Conservation and Restoration at the UAS Erfurt

PDF document, Word file, RTF file

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Current changes in opening hours

The department will be closed on September 19th, 2022.

Opening hours

   For the department:    Mon. - Thur.  8:00 am - 5:30 pm
                                       Fri.  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

   For the secretary's office:    Mon. - Wed. 8:00 am - 02:30 pm
                                               Thur.  07:30 am - 03:30 pm, Homeoffice
                                               Fri.  07:30 am - 12:30 am, Homeoffice