Cultural Heritage

CERN technology helps rediscover lost painting by Raphael

CERN’s Timepix particle detectors, developed by the Medipix2 Collaboration, help unravel the secret of a long-lost painting by the great Renaissance master, Raphael.

21 September, 2020

CERN Open Days: Technologies that change your lives

What does CERN have to do with 3D colour x-rays and 19th century paintings?

30 September, 2019

Medipix: Two decades of turning technology into applications

The story of how detector components ended up in medical imaging, in art restoration and even in space.

30 January, 2020

How to spot a perfect fake: the world’s top art forgery detective

BBC on Fake Art – InsightART in the report!

20 June, 2018