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Prof. dr. R.G. (Rob) Erdmann

Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Conservering en Restauratie

Visiting address
  • Johannes Vermeerplein 1
Postal address
  • Postbus 94552
    1090 GN Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications



    • Gabrieli, F., Delaney, J. K., Erdmann, R. G., Gonzalez, V., van Loon, A., Smulders, P., Berkeveld, R., van Langh, R., & Keune, K. (2021). Reflectance Imaging Spectroscopy (RIS) for Operation Night Watch: Challenges and Achievements of Imaging Rembrandt's Masterpiece in the Glass Chamber at the Rijksmuseum. Sensors, 21(20).


    • Gambardella, A. A., Cotte, M., de Nolf, W., Schnetz, K., Erdmann, R., van Elsas, R., Gonzalez, V., Wallert, A., Iedema, P. D., Eveno, M., & Keune, K. (2020). Sulfur K-edge micro- and full-field XANES identify marker for preparation method of ultramarine pigment from lapis lazuli in historical paints. Science Advances, 6(18), Article eaay8782. [details]


    • Johnson, C. R., Johnson, D. H., Verslype, I., Lugtigheid, R., & Erdmann, R. G. (2013). Detecting weft snakes. Art Matters, 5, 48-52. [details]



    • Marrocchesi, A., Erdmann, R., & van den Bercken, B. (2023). Een portret vastgelegd in 3024 beelden: Face to Face-project brengt mummieportretten tot leven. Allard Pierson magazine, 128, 29-31. [details]


    • Noble, P., van Duijn, E., Hermens, E., Keune, K., van Loon, A., Smelt, S., Tauber, G., & Erdmann, R. (2018). An Exceptional Commission: Conservation History, Treatment and Painting Technique of Rembrandt’s Marten and Oopjen, 1634. The Rijksmuseum Bulletin, 66(4), 308-345. [details]

    Prize / grant

    • van Bommel, M., Albano Serrano, A. F., Erdmann, R. G. & Hermens, H. H. M. (2018). CarpetACT - Automated interpretation of X-radiographs and CT scans to assess Islamic carpet construction.

    Talk / presentation

    • van Bommel, M. (speaker), Albano Serrano, A. (speaker), Meijer, S. (speaker), Erdmann, R. (speaker), van Rijn, R. R. (speaker), Coban, S. (speaker), Reissland, B. (speaker), Memariam, S. (speaker), van Dijk, S. (speaker) & Hermens, E. (speaker) (3-12-2020). The CarpetAct project, NICAS project week 2020, Amsterdam.
    • Albano Serrano, A. (speaker), Meijer, S. (speaker), Erdmann, R. (speaker), van Rijn, R. R. (speaker), Coban, S. (speaker), Reissland, B. (speaker), van Dijk, S. (speaker), Hermens, E. (speaker) & van Bommel, M. (speaker) (12-9-2019). 'The CarpetACT Project: A non-invasive automatic approach for unprecedented interpretations about the construction of Islamic carpets, Dressing The Early Modern Network Conference 2019, Lisbon.
    • Albano Serrano, A. (speaker), Erdmann, R. (speaker), Meijer, S. (speaker), van Dijk, S. (speaker), Hermens, E. (speaker), van Rijn, R. (speaker), Coban, S. (speaker) & van Bommel, M. (speaker) (12-9-2019). The CarpetACT Project: A Non-Invasive Automatic Approach for Unprecedented Interpretations about The Construction of Islamic Carpets, Dressing The Early Modern Network Conference 2019, Lisbon.


    • Patin, G. (2024). Improved microfading device for risk assessment of colour change in Van Gogh’s works. [Thesis, externally prepared, Universiteit van Amsterdam]. [details]


    • Cotte, M., De Nolf, W., Gambardella, A., Gonzalez, V., Keune, K., Schnetz, K., Erdmann, R., van Elsas, R., Gonzalez, V., Wallert, A. & Eveno, M. (2019). Sulfur K-edge Micro- and Full-field XANES Identifies Marker for Preparation Method of Ultramarine Pigment from Lapis Lazuli in Historical Paints. European Synchrotron Radiation Facility.
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Rijksmuseum