IPERION HS: Integrating Platforms for the European Research Infrastructure ON Heritage Science 


April 2020 – March 2023


IPERION HS integrates national facilities of recognized excellence in Heritage Science and aims at establishing a distributed RI with a sustainable plan of activities, including offering access to a wide range of high-level scientific instruments, methodologies, data and tools for advancing knowledge and innovation in Heritage Science. IPERION HS connects researchers in the Humanities and Natural Sciences and fosters a trans-disciplinary culture of exchange and cooperation for the growth of the European Research Area. IPERION HS pursues the integration of European world-class facilities to create a cohesive entity playing a leading role in the global community of Heritage Science.


National Research Council, Italy (ccordonator)

National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico

Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage, Belgium

Cyprus Institute, Cyprus

French National Centre for Scientific Research, France

Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland

University College London, United Kingdom

Smithsonian Institution, United States

Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation, Germany

University of Malta, Malta

University of Oslo, Norway

Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Czechia

Institute for the Protection of Cultural Heritage of Slovenia, Slovenia

MTA Institute for Nuclear Research, Hungary

Israel Antiquities Authority, Israel

Spanish National Research Council, Spain

The J. Paul Getty Trust, US

University of Copenhagen, Denmark


Swedish National Heritage Board, Sweden

Ministry of Education Culture and Science, Netherlands

University of Évora, Portugal

Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil