Dr Fenella France
Professional Title: Other (please specify)
Other: Chief, Preservation Research
Primary domain: materials science
Organization name: Library of Congress
Organization type: Government/Public Services
City / Country: Washington D.C. - United States
Dr. France, Chief of the Preservation Research and Testing Division at the Library of Congress, researches spectral imaging techniques and addressing integration and access between scientific and scholarly data. An international specialist on environmental deterioration to cultural objects, her focus is connecting mechanical, chemical and optical properties from the impact of environment and treatments. Serving on standards and professional committees for cultural heritage she maintains collaborations with colleagues from academic, cultural, forensic and federal institutions.