Fontana Raffaella

Professional Profile: Research Director (Employee)
Activity field: Research
Main office/laboratory: Firenze – Sede Arcetri
Office phone number: 055-2308313
Laboratory phone number: 055-4627419, 0552308248
E-mail:
OrcidID: 0000-0002-7663-1277ScopusID: 35897274800
Primary activity: Development and planning of optical instrumentation for cultural heritage,VIS-NIR multispectral imaging analysis, three-dimensional survey, optical choerence tomography for varnish thickness of paintings, data analysis, image processing, diagnostic in situ.

Main experiences acquired: Spectrophotometry, colorimetry, 3D survey, optical interferometry, optical fibers, TDL spectrometry, neutron diffraction, data analysis, multivariate analysis of multidimensional matrix, mathlab programming.

Scientific manager for INO of Funded Projects:
INtegration of technological Solutions for Imaging, Detection, and Digitisation of hidden Elements in artworks
Studio di superfici dipinte mediante tecnologie ottiche avanzate: dal rilievo 3D all’analisi della struttura interna

Research Groups:
Heritage Science

Others Funded Projects in which he/she participates:
European Research Infrastructure for Heritage Science Preparatory Phase
Integrating Platforms for the European Research Infrastructure ON Heritage Science
Spettroscopia Raman avanzata: alla ricerca delle impronte digitali delle molecole nelle opere d’Arte
StrengtHening the Italian Nodes of E-RIHS
Potenziamento dei Nodi Italiani in E-RIHS – Rafforzamento del capitale umano delle infrastrutture di Ricerca

Publications, Research Results, now, in INO’s database are: 167
  –   Papers JCR/ISI Journals, are: 59
  –   Books or Chapters, are: 28
  –   Papers in Journals not indexed JCR/ISI, are: 4
  –   Conference proceedings, are: 29
  –   Abstract, are: 35

Bibliometric indices are calculated USING ONLY THE INO DATABASE and the number of citations from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) is updated at 2022-08-14
  –   maximum number of citations for an article: 72
  –   maximum impact factor (IF) for a journal when an article is published: 21.852
  –   H-INDEX: 14   G-INDEX: 22   HC-INDEX (contemporary): 10 
  –   List of TopTen papers in citations  –   List of TopTen journals in Impact Factor