FALCHI Laura

Qualifica Tecnica Amministrativa
Telefono 041 234 6732
E-mail laura.falchi@unive.it
955842@stud.unive.it
Sito web www.unive.it/persone/laura.falchi (scheda personale)
Struttura Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Informatica e Statistica
Sito web struttura: https://www.unive.it/dais
Sede: Campus scientifico via Torino
Stanza: studio 1S2 (edificio Eta, 1° piano)
Laura Falchi, conservator scientist.
2010- Graduated in “Chemical Sciences for the Conservation and Restoration” at the Ca´ Foscari University of Venice with the thesis “ Chemical-physical study of consolidants based on water-borne acrylic emulsions and colloidal silica emulsions for historical mortars”.
2010-2011, Internship and working experience in the research product departments of the San Marco Group S.p.A., Volteco S.p.A, VENETO NANOTECH S.C.p.A.
2012, 7 months internship  at the Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM, Berlin), 
2013 science teaching at the secondary school.
2013 Ph. Doctorate in “Chemical Science” at Ca´ Foscari with the topic “ Study of Water-Repellent Systems for the Protection and Maintenance  of Mortars”.
Since 2014,  fellow researcher at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice in the “Chemistry for the Conservation of Cultural heritage Group”. 
I have been working for the characterization of acrylic emulsion, colloidal silica, and epoxy resins suitable as consolidants for stone materials. My actual research topics include the study of architectural surfaces in Venice area also in relation with the environment and the climate changes, development of techniques and products for the protection of historic masonries.