Patricia Schossler

Patricia Schossler is a Brazilian chemist specialized in identification and characterization of modern paints and (semi) synthetic polymers by a number of analytical techniques including gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy.
Her works include the identification of the modern materials and possible degradation products in order to assist conservators and art historians in understanding the techniques and materials used by the artist as well as support decisions related to the preventive and interventive conservation procedures.

See also: Lecture 019.002