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Laser radiation used for renovation of monuments and works of art
Author(s): Jan Marczak
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Paper Abstract

The paper presents, the first in Poland, application of a Q- switched Nd:YAG laser for cleaning the surfaces of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier situated in Warsaw. There are also discussed an influence of laser beam parameters on the rate and width of the removed layers, being the hardened black layers, that were formed on the Tomb during the last ten years.

Paper Details

Date Published: 2 November 2000
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4238, Laser Technology VI: Applications, (2 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.405980
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Jan Marczak, Military Univ. of Technology (Poland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4238:
Laser Technology VI: Applications
Wieslaw L. Wolinski; Zdzislaw Jankiewicz, Editor(s)

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