O'DUBHGHAILL, Coilin and JONES, Alan Hywel (2010). Original research into Japanese alloys and patination. The Goldsmiths' Company Technical Bulletin.Full text not available from this repository.
The niiro process is an ancient technique said to have evolved during the late Heian period (794-1184 A.D). Currently, the production of irogane alloys and their patination is a difficult and unreliable process. Our research, presented first at the Santa Fe Symposium on Manufacturing Technology in May 2009, aims to develop reliable alloy production and a safe, easy-to-use, and repeatable patination process using standard ingredients available from chemical suppliers. The following is a summary of our findings.
|Research Institute, Centre or Group:||Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Art and Design Research Centre|
Materials and Engineering Research Institute > Polymers Nanocomposites and Modelling Research Centre > Materials and Fluid Flow Modelling Group
|Depositing User:||Coilin O'Dubhghaill|
|Date Deposited:||14 Sep 2012 15:28|
|Last Modified:||17 Sep 2012 14:09|
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