Trinitat Pradell

Catedràtic d'Universitat

Departament de Física
Escola d'Enginyeria de Barcelona Est
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Avda. Eduard Maristany 16
08930 Barcelona - SPAIN

Telèfon: ++34 935 521 129
Correu electrònic: trinitat.pradell(@)

ORCID: 0000-0002-8720-5492
ResearcherID D-4765-2014
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Interessos de Recerca

 Estudi de materials antics, materials metaestables i nanoestructurats.


An early example of glaze technology diffusion in North Africa: The Islamic workshop of Tahert (central Maghreb, Algeria)
A Djellid, T Pradell, E Salinas
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 52 (2023) 104252

The role of tin and iron in the production of Spanish copper red glass from the 19th to the 20th century
Mingyue Yuan, Jordi Bonet, Hiram Castillo-Michel, Marine Cotte, Nadine Schibille, Bernard Gratuze, Trinitat Pradell
Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Cerámica y Vidrio (2023)

The three-tone system in Sant Climent de Taüll wall paintings: An imprint of medieval treatises
Núria Oriols, Nati Salvadó, Trinitat Pradell, Núria Jiménez, Judith Juanhuix, Salvador Butí
Journal of Cultural Heritage 62 (2023) 114-123

The role of sulphur in the early production of copper red stained glass
Mingyue Yuan, Jordi Bonet, Marine Cotte, Nadine Schibille, Bernard Gratuze, Trinitat Pradell
Ceramics International 49 (2023) 18602-18613

Technological changes in the glazed wares of northern Tunisia in the transition from Fatimid to Zirid rule
Elena Salinas, Paul Reynolds, Trinitat Pradell
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 14 (2022) 224

Manganese crystalline phases developed in high lead glazes during firing
J Molera, Miquel Colomer, Oriol Vallcorba, T Pradell
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 42 (2022) 4006-4015

Carbonation of fresco mural paintings with a dolomitic mortar
Núria Oriols, Nati Salvadó, Trinitat Pradell, Núria Jiménez, Marine Cotte, Victor Gonzalez, Salvador Butí
Cement and Concrete Research 157 (2022) 106828

Jun ware glaze colours: An X-ray absorption spectroscopy study
Mingyue Yuan, Jiayu Hou, Giulio Gorni, Daniel Crespo, Yuan Li, Trinitat Pradell
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 42 (2022) 3015-3022

From Glass to Glaze in al-Andalus: Local Invention and Technological Transfer
E Salinas, J De Juan, JM Piñero, MT Casal, N Schibille T Pradell
European Journal of Archaeology 24 (2021)

Experimental study of historical processing of cobalt arsenide ore for colouring glazes (15-16th century Europe)
J Molera, A Climent.Font, G García, T Pradell, O Vallcorba A Zucchiatti
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 36 (2021) 102797

Polychrome glazed ware production in Tunisia during the Fatimid-Zirid period: New data on the question of the introduction of tin glazes in western Islamic lands
E Salinas, P Reynolds, MS Tite, T Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 34 (2020) 102632

Composition microstructure and corrosion mechanisms of Catalan Modernist enamelled glass
M Beltrán, N Schibille, B Gratuze, O Vallcorba, J Bonet, T Pradell
Journal of the European Ceramic Society (2021)

Madīnat al-Zahrā’ or Madīnat Qurtuba? First evidences of the Caliphate tin glaze production of ‘verde y manganeso’ ware
E Salinas, T Pradell
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 12(9) (2020) 207

Ceramic technology. How to characterise ceramic glazes
T Pradell, J Molera
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 12(8) (2020) 189-

The introduction of the glaze in al-Andalus: Technological waves and Oriental influences ERRATUM
E Salinas, T Pradell
Libyan Studies 51 (2020) 187

Amorphous calcium carbonate (ACC) in fresco mural paintings
N Oriols, N Salvadó, T Pradell, S Butí,
Microchemical Journal 154 (2020) 104567

Modernist enamels: Composition microstructure and stability
M Beltrán, N Schibille, F Brock, B Gratuze, O Vallcorba, T Pradell
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 40(4) (2020) 1753-1766

Islamic glazed wares from ancient Termez (southern Uzbekistan). Raw materials and techniques
J Molera, V M Farreras, V Fusaro, JM Gurt, M Gaudenzi, SR Pidaev, T Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 29 (2020) 102169

Tracing the tin-opacified yellow glazed ceramics in the western Islamic world: the findings at Madinat al-Zahra
E Salinas, T Pradell, MS Tite
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 11(3) (2019) 777-787

From tin-to antimony-based yellow opacifiers in the early Islamic Egyptian glazes: Regional influences and ruling dynasties
E Salinas, T Pradell, M Matin, MS Tite
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 26 (2019) 101923

Identification and Distribution of Metal Soaps and Oxalates in Oil and Tempera Paint Layers in Fifteenth-Century Altarpieces Using Synchrotron Radiation Techniques
N Salvadó, S Butí, T Pradell, V Beltran, G Cinque, J Juanhuix
In: Casadio F. et al. (eds) Metal Soaps in Art. Cultural Heritage Science. Springer, Cham. (2019) 195-210

Thermal properties and stability of Catalan Modernist blue and green enamels
Martí Beltrán Fiona Brock Trinitat Pradell
International Journal of Applied Glass Science (2019)

Primeros resultados del Proyecto “La introducción del vidriado en al-Andalus: olas tecnológicas e influencias orientales”, a partir de análisis arqueométricos
Elena Salinas, Trinitat Pradell
Arqueometría de los materiales cerámicos de época medieval en España, Documentos de Arqueología Medieval 12 (2018) 241-251
ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-9082-907-3

Production technology of Nabataean painted pottery compared with that of Roman terra sigillata
M Tite, SN Herringer, A Shortland, M Matin, T Pradell, SE Alcock
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 21 (2018) 1073-1078

Glaze production at an early Islamic workshop in al-Andalus
Elena Salinas, Trinitat Pradell, Judit Molera
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences (2018)

Jun ware glazes: Chemistry, nanostructure and optical properties
J Hou, T Pradell, Y Li, J Miao
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 38(12) (2018) 4290-4302

Fe in P-doped basaltic melts: A Mössbauer spectroscopy study
M Tarrago, M Garcia-Valles, S Martinez, T Pradell, P Bruna
Materials Letters 228 (2018) 57-60

The transition from lead transparent to tin-opacified glaze productions in the western Islamic lands: al-Andalus, c. 875–929 CE
Elena Salinas, Trinitat Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science 94 (2018) 1-11
DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2018.03.010

Technology of production of Syrian lustre (11th to 13th century)
T Pradell, R Fernandes, G Molina, AD Smith, J Molera, A Climent-Font
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 38(7) (2018) 2716-2727

Microanalytical study of luster glazed gilding and silvering from Baroque altarpieces
N Salvadó, S Butí, C Clemente, V Beltran, G Cinque, J Juanhuix, T Pradell
Pure and Applied Chemistry 90(3) (2018) 477-492

Glazes, colourants and decorations in early Islamic glazed ceramics from the Vega of Granada (9th to 12th centuries CE)
J Molera, JCC López, G Molina, T Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 21 (2018) 1141-1151

The production of a lead glaze with galena: Thermal transformations in the PbS–SiO2 system
R Di Febo, J Molera, T Pradell, JC Melgarejo, J Madrenas, O Vallcorba
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 101(5) (2018) 2119-2129

Technological implications of neo-formed hematite crystals in ceramic lead glazes
R Di Febo, J Molera, T Pradell, O Vallcorba, C Capelli
STAR: Science & Technology of Archaeological Research 3(2) (2017) 366-375

Thin-section petrography and SR-μXRD for the identification of micro-crystallites in the brown decorations of ceramic lead glazes
RD Febo, J Molera, T Pradell, O Vallcorba, JC Melgarejo, C Capelli
European Journal of Mineralogy 29(5) (2017) 861-870

Tracing the tin-opacified yellow glazed ceramics in the western Islamic world: the findings at Madīnat al-Zahrā’
Elena Salinas, Trinitat Pradell, Michael Tite
Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences (2017)

Markers, Reactions, and Interactions during the Aging of Pinus Resin Assessed by Raman Spectroscopy
V Beltran, N Salvadó, S Butí, G Cinque, T Pradell
Journal of natural products 80(4) (2017) 854-863

The Glaze Technology of Hispano‐Moresque Ceramic Tiles: A Comparison Between Portuguese and Spanish Collections
S Coentro, LC Alves, C Relvas, T Ferreira, J Mirão, J Molera, T Pradell
Archaeometry 59(4) (2017) 667-684

Jun Ware Colours and Nanostructure
Hou Jiayu, Trinitat Pradell, Miao Jianmin
Proceedings of International Symposium on Science and Technology of Five Great Wares of the Song Dynasty, Editors: Shi Ningchang, Miao Jianmin Science Press Ltd. ISBN 978-7-03-049935-6 (2016) 209-218

Composition of the Lustre Pigment Used in the Production Of 13th Century AD Raqqa Lustreware from Syria
T. Pradell, G. Molina, J. Molera, M. S. Tite
Archaeometry (2016)
DOI: 10.1111/arcm.12211

Lustre and Nanostructures—Ancient Technologies Revisited
Trinitat Pradell
Nanoscience and Cultural Heritage, Edited by: Dillmann, P., Bellot-Gurlet, L., Nenner, I. Springer - Atlantis Press ISBN 978-94-6239-198-7 (2016) 3-39
DOI: 10.2991/978-94-6239-198-7

Ageing of resin from Pinus species assessed by infrared spectroscopy
Beltran, V.; Salvadó, N.; Butí, S.; Pradell, T
Anal Bioanal Chem. 408 (2016) 4073-4082
DOI: 10.1007/s00216-016-9496-x

Low molecular weight organic acid salts, markers of old fungi activity in wall paintings
Salvadó, N.; Butí, S.; Pradell, T.; Beltran, V.; Cinque, G.; Juanhuix, J.; Font, L.; Senserrich, R.
Analytical Methods 8 (2016) 1637-1645
DOI: 10.1039/c5ay02656c

Lustre and glazed ceramic collection from Mas Llorens, 16-17 th centuries (Salt, Girona). Provenance and technology
Judit Molera, Javier Iñañez, Glòria Molina, Josep Burch, Xavier Alberch, Michael D Glascock, Trinitat Pradell
DOI: 10.2451/2015PM0004

Materials, Techniques, and Conservation of Historic Stained Glass “Grisailles”
Trinitat Pradell, Gloria Molina, Sonia Murcia, Rafael Ibañez, Chaoren Liu, Judit Molera and Andrew J. Shortland
International Journal of Applied glass science 6 (2015)
DOI: 10.1111/ijag.12125

Optimal Sample Preparation for the Analysis of Micrometric Heterogeneous Samples
Victòria Beltran, Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Gianfelice Cinque, Katia Wehbe and Trinitat Pradell
Analytical Chemistry 87 (2015) 6500
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.5b01997

Revisiting the beginnings of tin-opacified Islamic glazes
Michael Tite, Oliver Watson, Trinitat Pradell, Moujan Matin, Gloria Molina, Kelly Domoney, Anne Bouquillon
DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2015.02.005

chapter 12. The ways of the lustre: Looking for the Tunisian connection.
Yona Waksman, Claudio Capelli, Trinitat Pradell & Judit Molera
In M Martinón-Torres (Ed.), Craft and science: International perspectives on archaeological ceramics. Doha, Qatar: Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation. ISBN: 978-9927-101-75-5 1 (2014) 109-116
DOI: 10.5339/uclq.2014.cas.ch12

chapter 18. The colour and golden shine of early silver Islamic lustre.
P.C. Gutierrez,T. Pradell, J. Molera, A.D. Smith, A. Climent-Font & M.S. Tite
In M Martinón-Torres (Ed.), Craft and science: International perspectives on archaeological ceramics. Doha, Qatar: Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation ISBN: 978-9927-101-75-5 1 (2014) 165-172
DOI: 10.5339/uclq.2014.cas.ch18

The technology of aesthetics. Modern analysis of antique ceramics
Judit Molera and Trinitat Pradell
The splendour of the cities : The route of the tile (2014) 114-135
Edited by João Carvalho Dias
ISBN: 978-972-8848-95-8

New insights on blue pigments used in 15th century paintings by synchrotron radiation-based micro-FTIR and XRD
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Miguel A. G. Aranda, Trinitat Pradell
Analytical Methods 6 (2014) 3610-3621
DOI: 10.1039/c4ay00424h

Technology of production of polychrome lustre
Gloria Molina, Michael S. Tite, Judit Molera, Aurelio Climent-Font and Trinitat Pradell.
Journal of the European Ceramic Society 34 (2014) 2563-2574
DOI: 10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2014.03.010

Production technology and replication of lead antimonate yellow glass from New Kingdom Egypt and the Roman Empire
G. Molina, G.P. Odin, T. Pradell, A.J. Shortland, M.S. Tite
Journal of Archaeological Science 41 (2014) 171-184
DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2013.07.030

Brown decorations in 10th to 18th centuries Spanish tin glazed ceramics
J. Molera J. Coll, A. Labrador and T. Pradell
Applied Clay Science 82 (2013) 86-90
DOI: 10.1016/j.clay.2013.05.018

Estudi de degradació dels vidriats de les ceràmiques de reflex metàl•lic del jaciment del Castell de Montsoriu
T. Pradell, G. Molina
RESCAT 21 (2013) 27

Potters and pigments: preliminary technological assessment of pigment recipes of American majolica by synchrotron radiation micro-X-ray diffraction (SR-micro-XRD)
Javier G. Iñañez, Marisol Madrid-Fernández, Judit Molera, Robert J. Speakman, Trinitat Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science 40 (2013) 1408-1415
DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2012.09.015

First analysis of Syrian lustre pottery (12th-14th centuries AD)
T.Pradell, J. Molera, G. Molina and M.S.Tite
Applied Clay Science 82 (2013) 106-112
DOI: 10.1016/j.clay.2013.05.019

Color and dichroism of silver-stained glasses
Gloria Molina, Sonia Murcia, Judit Molera, Clodoaldo Roldan, Daniel Crespo, Trinitat Pradell
Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15 (2013) 1932
DOI: 10.1007/s11051-013-1932-7

Shades of green in 15th century paintings: combined microanalysis of the materials using synchrotron radiation XRD, FTIR and XRF
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Marine Cotte, Gianfelice Cinque, Trinitat Pradell
Applied Physics A 111 (2013) 47-57
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-012-7483-4

The use of micro-XRD for the study of glaze color decorations
Trinitat Pradell, Gloria Molina, Judit Molera, Joaquim Pla, Ana Labrador
Applied Physics A 111 (2013) 121-127
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-012-7445-x

Potters and pigments: preliminary technological assessment of pigment recipes of american majolica by synchrotron radiation micro-x-ray diffraction (SR-µXRD)
J.G. Iñañez, M. Madrid-Fernández, J.Molera, R. Speakman & T. Pradell
Journal of Archaeological Science 40 (2013) 1408-1415

Composition, nanostructure, and optical properties of silver and silver-copper lusters
T. Pradell, R. S. Pavlov, P.C. Gutiérrez, A. Climent-Font & J.Molera
Journal of Applied Physics 112 (2012) 054307
DOI: 10.1063/1.4749790

Primeros resultados del estudio analítico de la cerámica vidriada decorada Nazarí: la cerámica palatina (ss. XIV-XV)
T. Pradell, G.Molina, J. Molera & P. Marinetto
Proceedings of 1st International Conference of the European Network of Museums of Islamic Art (2012) 397-418

Análisis arqueométrico de la cerámica dorada andalusí de la Alcazaba de Onda (Castellón)
J. Molera, M.Pérez-Asensio, T.Pradell, G. Molina & V.Estall-Poles
Proceedings of 1st International Conference of the European Network of Museums of Islamic Art (2012) 371-395

SR-XRD and SR-FTIR study of the alteration of silver foils in medieval paintings
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Ana Labrador, Gianfelice Cinque, Hermann Emerich & Trinitat Pradell
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 399 (2011) 3041-3052
DOI: 10.1007/s00216-010-4365-5

Silver alterations in medieval altarpieces: combined X-ray and IR microanalysis by Synchrotron Radiation
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Trinitat Pradell, Gianfelice Cinque
Diamond Light Source Annual Report 2011 23-24

Alteracions en les fulles de plata aplicades sobre fusta policromada d’època medieval
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Trinitat Pradell
Unicum 10 (2011) 127-134
ISSN: 1579-3613

Color and golden shine of silver Islamic luster
P.C. Gutierrez, T. Pradell, J. Molera, A.D.Smith A.Climent-Font & M.S. Tite
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 93 (2010) 2320-2328
DOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2010.03741.x

Synchrotron Radiation micro XRD in the study of glaze Technology
T.Pradell, J. Molera, N.Salvadó, A. Labrador
Applied Physics A-Materials Science and Processing 99 (2010) 407-417
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-010-5639-7

Spectroscopy study of mural paintings from the Pyrenean Church of Saint Eulàlia of Unha
Robin J. H. Clark, Richard R. Hark, Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí ,Trinitat Pradell
Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 41 (2010) 1128-1134
DOI: 10.1002/jrs.2687

The role of microspectroscopy techniques in the study of historic artworks
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí & Trinitat Pradell
Spectroscopy Europe 22 (2010) 16-19

Structural study of conventional and bulk metallic glasses during annealing
E. Pineda, I. Hidalgo, P. Bruna, T. Pradell, A. Labrador & D. Crespo
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 483 (2009) 578–581
DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2008.07.194

Lead frits in Islamic and hispano Moresque glazed productions
J. Molera, T.Pradell, N.Salvadó, M. Vendrell
From Mine to Microscope: studies in honour of Mike S. Tite Edited by Shortland, Freestone and Rehren, Oxbow books (2009) 1-10, ISBN: 978 1 84217 259 9

Identification of reaction compounds in micrometric layers from gothic paintings using combined SR-XRD and SR-FTIR
N.Salvadó, S. Butí, J. Nicholson, H. Emerich, A. Labrador, T.Pradell
Talanta 79 (2009) 419-428
DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2009.04.005

Cobalt nanocrystallites encapsulated in boron nitride shells
J.M. Calderon-Moreno, T. Pradell, D. Crespo, M. Popa, I. Narita, T. Oku
Materials Science and Engineering B-Advanced functional solid-state materials 162 (2009) 106-110
DOI: 10.1016/j.mseb.2009.03.011

Study of crystallization process of Fe65Nb10B25 and Fe70Nb10B20 glassy metals
J. Torrens-Serra, P. Bruna, J. Rodrguez-Viejo, T. Pradell & M.T.Clavaguera-Mora
Reviews on Advanced Materials Science 18 (2008) 464-468

Microstructure description from the differential Avrami formulation
Daniel Crespo, Pere Bruna, Eloi Pineda and Trinitat Pradell
Reviews on Advanced Materials Science 18 (2008) 459-463

Structural evolution of metallic glasses during annealing through in situ synchrotron X-ray diffraction
E. Pineda, F. Boneu, P. Bruna, T. Pradell, A. Labrador & D. Crespo
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 354 (2008) 5140-5142

Discovery, production and use of tin-based opacifiers in ancient glass, enamels and glazes: a reasessment
M.S. Tite, T.Pradell, A.Shortland
Archaeometry 50 (2008) Pages 67 - 84
DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4754.2007.00339.x

Technology of Islamic lustre
T.Pradell, J. Molera, A.D. Smith, A.Climent-Font, M.S. Tite
,"Journal of Cultural Heritage" 9 (2008) e-123-e-128

Early Islamic Lustre from Egypt, Syria and Iran (10th to 13th century AD).
T.Pradell, J. Molera, A.D.Smith and M.S.Tite
Journal of Archaeological Sciences 35 (2008) 2649-2662

The invention of lustre: Iraq 9th and 10th centuries AD
T.Pradell, J. Molera, A.D.Smith and M.S.Tite
Journal of Archaeological Sciences 35 (2008) 1201-1215

Temperature-Resolved Reproduction of Medieval Luster
T. Pradell, J. Molera, M. Pantos, A. Smith, C. Martin & A. Labrador
Applied Physics A 90 (2008) 81-88

The use of combined synchrotron radiation micro FT-IR and XRD for the chraracterization of romanesque wall paintings
N.Salvadó, S. Butí, E. Pantos, F. Bahrami, A. Labrador, T.Pradell
Applied Physics A-Materials Science and Processing 90 (2008) 67-73
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-007-4233-0

La mare de Déu dels Consellers de Lluís Dalmau. Una nova tècnica per a una obra singular
Nati Salvadó, Salvador Butí, Francesc Ruiz-Quesada, Hermann Emerich, Trinitat Pradell
Butlletí del Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya 9 (2008) 43-61

La Química de l'art
Salvadó, Nativitat ; Butí, Salvador ; Pradell, Trinitat
Revista de la Societat Catalana de Química 8 (2007) 29-37

Metallic and nonmetallic shine in luster: an elastic ion backscattering study
T. Pradell, A. Climent-Font, J. Molera, A. Zucchiatti, M.D. Ynsa, P. Roura, D. Crespo
Journal of Applied Physics 101 (2007) 103518

Stable silver colloidal dispersions using short chain polyethylene glycol
Monica Popa, Trinitat Pradell, Daniel Crespo and José M. Calderón-Moreno
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 303 (2007) 184-190

Magnetic properties of dense carbon nano-spheres prepared by chemical vapor deposition
José M. Calderón-Moreno, Amílcar Labarta, Xavier Batlle, Trinitat Pradell, Daniel Crespo & Vu Thien Binh
Chemical Physics Letters 447 (2007) 295-299

Key Parameters in the Production of Medieval Luster Colors and Shines
J. Molera, C. Bayés, P. Roura, D.Crespo, T. Pradell
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 90 (2007) 2245-2254

La cerámica dorada del mas Llorens de Salt.
J. Molera, T. Pradell, J. Farjas, X. Alberch, J. Burch & M. Sureda.
Avances en Arqueometría 2005. Actas del VI Congreso Ibérico de Arqueometría, 2005. (2007) 102-120

Luster decoration of ceramics: Mechanisms of metallic luster formation
T. Pradell, J. Molera, C. Bayés, P. Roura
Applied Physics A 83 (2006) 203-208

Physical processes involved in the production of the ancient pigment, Egyptian Blue
T.Pradell, N.Salvadó, G.D. Hatton, M.S. Tite
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 89 (2006) 1426-1431

Characterization of ancient painting pigments using Synchrotron Radiation
N.Salvadó, S. Butí, T.Pradell, M.S. Tobin and E. Pantos
Bio- and Material Cultures at Qumran Edited by J. Gunneweg, C. Greenblatt and A. Adriens, Fraunhofer IRB verlag (Brussels, Belgium), ISBN-10: 3-8167-7136-X; ISBN-13: 978-3-8167-7136-4 (2006) 239-247

Color variations in 13th century Hispanic lustre – an EXAFS study
A.D. Smith, T.Pradell, J. Roque, J. Molera, M. Vendrell, A.J. Dent, E.Pantos
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 5353-5361

Neutron and X-ray characterisation of the metallurgical properties of a 7th century Corinthian-type bronze helmet
E.Pantos, W.Kockelmann, L.C.Chapon, L.Lutterotti, S.L.Bennet, M.J.Tobin, J.F.W.Mosselmans, T.Pradell, N.Salvado, S.Buti, R.Garner, A.J.N.W.Prag
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 239 (2005) 16-26
DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2005.06.077

Advantages of the use of SR-FT-IR microspectroscopy: Applications to Cultural Heritage
N. Salvadó, S. Butí, M. J. Tobin, E. Pantos, A.J.N.W. Prag, T. Pradell
Analytical Chemistry 77 (2005) 3444 -3451
DOI: 10.1021/ac050126k

Production of lustre decoration: a comparison between ancient and modern traditional techniques
J. Molera, T. Pradell, J. Pérez-Arantegui, M. Vendrell
Geoarchaeological and Bioarchaeological Studies 3 (2005) 221-224

Ionic-exchange mechanism in the formation of medieval lustre decorations.
T. Pradell, J. Molera, J. Roque, A.D. Smith, D. Crespo, E. Pantos and M. Vendrell-Saz
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 88 (2005) 1281-1289

Evidence in nucleation and growth of metal Cu and Ag nanoparticles in Lustre : AFM surface characterisation.
J. Roque, T. Pradell , J. Molera and M.Vendrell
Journal of Non Crystalline Solids 351, 568-575 (2005)

Kinetics of Primary Crystallization Studied by Phase-Field Simulation
Pere Bruna, Eloi Pineda, Ricard González-Cinca, Trinitat Pradell, Daniel Crespo
TMS Letters 2 (2005) 11-12

Thermal and structural changes induced by mechanical alloying in melt-spun Fe-Ni based amorphous alloys
Suñol JJ, Gonzalez A, Pradell T, Bruna P, Clavaguera-Mora MT, Clavaguera N
Materials science and engineering A: Structural materials properties 375-377, 881-887 (2004)
DOI: 10.1016/j.msea.2003.10.195

The role of cinnabar in lustre production
T. Pradell , J. Molera, M.Vendrell, J. Perez-Arantegui, E. Pantos, M. Roberts, and M. DiMichiel
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 79(6), 1018-1023 (2004)

Some aspects of the characterization of decorations on ceramic glazes
J. Pérez-Arantegui, A. Larrea, J. Molera, T. Pradell, M. Vendrell-Saz
Applied Physics A 79 (2004) 235-239
DOI: 10.1007/s00339-004-2508-2

MicroEXAFS study into the oxidation states of copper coloured Hispano-Moresque lustre decorations.
Smith, AD., Pradell, T., Molera, J., Vendrell, M., Marcus, MA., Pantos, E.
Journal de Physique IV 104 (2003) 519-522

Mechanosynthesis of a Fe-Ni melt-spun amorphous alloy under different milling conditions
Sunol JJ, Gonzalez A, Bruna P, Pradell T, Clavaguera N, Mora MT
Materials Science Forum 426(4), 1927-1932 (2003)

SR-based molecular speciation of archaeomaterials
E. Pantos, N. Salvado, T. Pradell, J. Molera, M. Vendrell, A.D. Smith, I.W. Kirkman, M. Marcus, E. Gliozzo
Molecular and Structural Archaeology: Cosmetic and Therapeutic Chemicals, Kluwer 221-229 (2003)

Caracterització Físico-química i mineralógica de la cerámica de la Costa Catalana d'Ullastret. Aproximació a la tecnologia de fabricació
T. Pradell, J. Molera and M. Vendrell-Saz
La Ceràmica de la Costa Catalana d'Ullastret, A. Rodríguez, 70-87 (2003) ISBN: 84-393-6336-2

Irradiació d'aliments
T. Pradell
Indústria alimentària. Tecnologies emergents, M. Raventós, Edicions UPC (Barcelona) Colecció Politex 140, Capitol IV, ISBN: 84-8301-561-7

Ball milling of Fe40Ni40P20-xSix (x= 6, 10 and 14): production and characterization
J.J. Suñol, T. Pradell, N.Clavaguera, M.T.Clavaguera-Mora
Philosophical Magazine B 83(20), 2327-2342 (2003)
DOI: 10.1080/1478643031000118021

MicroEXAFS study into the oxidation stated of copper coloured Hispano-Moresque lustre decorations
A.D. Smith,, T. Pradell, J. Molera, M. Vendrell, M.A. Marcus and E. Pantos
Journal de Physique IV 104, 519-522 (2003)
DOI: 10.1051/jp4:20030136

Rare earth additions in a ferritic steel: A Mössbauer study
P.Bruna, I. Mejia, J. Cabrera and T. Pradell
Hyperfine Interactions C 5, 523-528 (2003)

A Mössbauer Study of Nanocrystallisation under Continuous Heating Conditions
P. Bruna, M.T. Clavaguera-Mora, N. Clavaguera, E. Pineda, T. Pradell & D. Crespo
Hyperfine Interactions C 5, 41-44 (2003)

La céramique musulmane et mudéjare à reflets métalliques: une approche technologique
J. Molera, J. Pérez-Arantegui, T. Pradell; M. Vendrell
Le calife, le prince et le potier, Musée des Beaux Arts de Lyon (Lyon) 207-219 (2002)

Identification of green copper based pigments in Jaume Huguet’s Gothic altarpieces by synchrotron radiation X-ray diffraction and Fourier transform Infrared Spectroscopy
Salvadó, N., Pradell, T., Molera, J. Pantos, E., Papiz, M.Z., Seco, M. and Vendrell, M.
Journal of Synchrotron. Radiation 9, 215-222 (2002)

The red-orange patina developed on a monumental dolostone
Valls del Barrio, S., Garcia-Vallès, M., Pradell, T., Vendrell-Saz
Engineering Geology 62, 31-38 (2002)

Crystallisation kinetics and microstructure development in metallic systems
M.T. Clavaguera-Mora, N. Clavaguera, D. Crespo & T. Pradell
Progress in Materials Science 47, 559-619 (2002)
DOI: 10.1016/S0079-6425(00)00021-9

Non-random nucleation and the Avrami kinetics
E. Pineda, T. Pradell & D. Crespo
Philosophical Magazine A 82, 107-121 (2002)
DOI: 10.1080/01418610208240000

Lustre receipts from a medieval workshop of Paterna
J. Molera, M. Mesquida, J. Pérez-Arantegui, T. Pradell and M. Vendrell
Archaeometry 43(4), 455-460 (2001)

Interaction between clay bodies and lead glazes
J.Molera, T.Pradell, N.Salvadó and M.Vendrell-Saz
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 84(6), 1120-1128 (2001)

Característiques técnicas y procesos de producción de las cerámicas del s.XIII en Paterna
J. Molera, T. Pradell and M. Vendrell-Saz
Las ollerías de Paterna. Tecnología y producción del s.XII y s.XIII. ed by Mesquida, M., López Peris, J.E., Prades, S. & Smolka. R, Publicaciones del Ayuntamiento de Paterna (Paterna) Parte IV, 223-253 (2001), ISBN:84-920635-6-4

Mössbauer spectroscopy study of the crystallization behaviour of amorphous Fe-Ni-Si-P powders prepared by ball milling
JJ. Suñol, T. Pradell, N. Clavaguera and M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of metastable and nanocrystalline materials 9, 525-530 (2001)

Luster pottery from the 13th to the 16th century: a nanostructured thin metallic film
J. Pérez-Arantegui, J. Molera, A. Larrea, T. Pradell, M. Vendrell-Saz, Borgia, B.G.Brunetti, C. Viti
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 84, 442-446 (2001)

On the equations describing the grain size distribution evolution for KJMA kinetics
E. Pineda, T. Pradell & D. Crespo
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 287, 88-91 (2001)

Kinetic simulation of primary transformations in glassy alloys
E. Pineda, T. Pradell, D. Crespo, N. Clavaguera & M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 287, 92-95 (2001)

Crystallization behaviour of Fe40Ni40PxP10-x (x=6,10,14) amorphous alloys
T. Pradell, JJ. Suñol, N. Clavaguera and M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Non-Crystalline solids 276, 113-121 (2000)

La tecnología de la cerámica islámica y mudéjar.
J. Molera, T. Pradell, L. Merino, M. García-Vallés, J. García-Orellana, N. Salvadó, M. Vendrell-Saz
Caesaraugusta 1, 15-42 (1999)

Organic geochemistry (Rock-Eval) and maturation rank of the Garumnian coal in the Central Pyrenees (Spain)
M. Garcia-Vallès, M.Vendrell Saz and T. Pradell
Fuel 79, 505-513 (1999)

Evidence of tin oxide recrystallization in opacified lead glazes
J. Molera , T. Pradell, N. Salvadó and M.Vendrell Saz,
Journal of the American Ceramic Society 82(10), 2871-2875 (1999)

Nanostructured precipitates: Experimental versus exact theoretical SAXS profiles
V. Garrido, D. Crespo, E. Pineda, T. Pradell & M. Capitán
Nanostructured Materials 12, 649-652 (1999)
DOI: 10.1016/S0965-9773(99)00208-1

Nanocrystallisation in Finemet alloys with different Si/B ratios
T. Pradell, D. Crespo, N. Clavaguera & M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Metastable and Nanocrystalline Materials 1, 83-87 (1999)
DOI: 10.4028/0-87849-829-x.83

The colours of ca-rich ceramic pastes: origin and characterization
J. Molera , T. Pradell, and M.Vendrell Saz
Applied Clay Science 13(3), 187-202 (1998)

The mechanism of nanocrystallization driven by the Fe/Si ratio in Fe73.5Cu1Nb3Si22.5-xBx alloys
T. Pradell, J. Zhu, N. Clavaguera and M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Applied Physics 83(10), 5171-5178 (1998)
DOI: 10.1063/1.367336

Evolution of cathodoluminiscence from fired low carbonate bricks (CaCO3 < 0.4%)
P. Picouet, K. Ramseyer and T. Pradell
Ziegelindustrie International - Zi annual 103-106 (1998)

Diffusion controlled grain growth in a primary crystallization: Avrami exponents revisited
T. Pradell, D. Crespo, N. Clavaguera & M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 10 (1998) 3833-3844

Grain growth limiting mechanism in nanocrystalline materials
M.T. Clavaguera-Mora, J.Zhu, T.Pradell, J.A.Diego, N.Clavaguera
Rapidly quenched & metastable materials Supplement A 306-309 (1997)

Producció i difusió de la ceràmica gris a Catalunya durant l'Edat Mitjana
M.Vendrell Saz, T. Pradell, M. Garcia Vallès and J. Molera
Quaderns Científics i Tècnics. (Diputació de Barcelona) 9, 263-272 (1997)

Technology and colour development of hispano-Moresque lead glazed pottery
J.Molera, M.Vendrell-Saz, M.Garcia-Vallés and T.Pradell
Archaeometry 39(1), 23-39 (1997)

Kinetic theory of microstructural evolution in nucleation and growth processes
D. Crespo, T. Pradell, N. Clavaguera & M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Materials Science and Engineering A 238, 160-165 (1997)
DOI: 10.1016/S0921-5093(97)00446-2

Kinetics of microstructural development in nanocrystalline materials
T. Pradell, D. Crespo, N. Clavaguera, J. Zhu & M.T. Clavaguera-Mora
Nanostructured Materials 8, 345-357 (1997)
DOI: 10.1016/S0965-9773(97)00175-X

Microstructural evaluation of primary crystallization with diffusion controlled grain growth
D. Crespo, T. Pradell, M. T. Clavaguera Mora & N. Clavaguera
Physical Review B 55, 3435-3444 (1997)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.55.3435

Altération de céramiques en millieu marin: les amphores de la Madrague de Giens
T.Pradell, M.Vendrell-Saz, W.E.Krumbein, M.Picon
Révue d'Archéometrie 20, 47-56 (1996)

Hispano-moresque pottery production of the fourteenth-century workshop of Testar del Molí (Paterna, Spain)
J.Molera, M.Garcia-Vallés, T.Pradell and M.Vendrell-Saz
Archaeometry 38(1), 67-80 (1996)

Evaluation of time dependent grain size populations for nucleation/growth kinetics
D. Crespo & T. Pradell
Physical Review B 54, 3101-3109 (1996)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.54.3101

Studies on Ancient Ceramics
M.Vendrell-Saz, J.Molera, M.Garcia-Vallés, T.Pradell
Generalitat de Catalunya (Barcelona) editors (1995), ISBN 84-393-3525-3

Thermodinamic and kinetic factors controlling the formation of nanocrystalline FeCuNbSiB materials
N.Clavaguera, T.Pradell, J. Zhu and M.T.Clavaguera-Mora
NanoStructured materials 6, 443-456 (1995)

Mössbauer study of the nanocrystallization process in Fe73.5Cu1Nb3Si17.5B5 alloy
T.Pradell, N.Clavaguera, J.Zhu & .T.Clavaguera-Mora
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 7, 4129-4143 (1995)
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/7/21/012

Kinetic crystallization of bioglass in the Na2O-CaO-SiO2-P2O5 system by high-temperature X-ray diffraction
J.Caetano Zurita; T.Pradell; E.B.Stucchi; R.M.Manent; A.Varela & S.Martínez
Elaboration, thermomechanical and physicochemical properties of ceramics, Publicacions de la Universitat de Barcelona (Barcelona) 145-150 (1993), ISBN:84-475-0496-4

Characterization of the Garumnian sub-bituminous lignite from the Central Pyrenees by SEM-EDX, X-ray diffraction and Mössbauer Spectroscopy
M.Garcia-Vallés, T.Pradell, S.Martinez & M.Vendrell-Saz
Fuel 72(7), 971-975 (1993)

The growth of sanidine crystals in the lead glazes of Hispano-Moresque pottery
J.Molera, T.Pradell, S.Martinez-Manent & M.Vendrell-Saz
Applied clay science 7, 483-491 (1993)

Caracterización química y mineralógica de la cerámica sigillata tardia producida en Clunia (s. IV al VII)
M.Vendrell-Saz, T.Pradell
Boletín de la Sociedad Española de mineralogía 15 (1992) 31-40

Proto-Campanian and A-Campanian ceramics: Characterization of the differences between the black coatings
M. Vendrell-saz, T. Pradell, J. Molera, S. Aliaga
Archaeometry 33 (1991) 109-117

Tècniques experimentals per a l'estudi de la ceràmica
Aliaga, S.; García-Vallès, M.; Martínez, S.; Mateu, G.; Molera, J.; Pradell, T.; Vendrell, M.
Limes 1 (1991) 44-52

Procés de producció de la ceràmica grisa. Resultats d'arqueologia experimental
M.Vendrell-Saz, T.Pradell, J.Molera, S.Martinez
La vida medieval a les dues vessants del Pirineu. Publicacions de la Conselleria del Govern d'Andorra (Andorra) (1991) 163-168, ISBN:99929-0-003-1

Primers resultats sobre les anàlisis d'algunes ceràmiques medievals d'Andorra
M.Vendrell-Saz, T.Pradell, J.M.Nogués-Carulla, J.Molera
La vida medieval a les dues vessants del Pirineu. Publicacions de la Conselleria del Govern d'Andorra (Andorra) (1991) 157-162, ISBN:99929-0-003-1

On the difference of the black coatings of A-Campanian and proto-campanian pottery
M.Vendrell-Saz, T.Pradell, J.Molera, S.Aliaga
Archaeometry 33 (1991) 109-117

Interface Stresses in Ceramic Composites
T.Pradell, C.Olagnon, E.Bullock
Journal of Material Science Letters 9 (1990) 960-961

Determination of Residual Stress caused by Grinding of Silicon Nitride Ceramics
T. Pradell, P. Glaude, S. Peteves, T. Gallee
Euro-Ceramics. Vol.3: Engineering ceramics Edited by G. de With, R.A. Terpstra & R Metselaar, Elsevier applied science (1989) 548-553

Direct evidence of two different relaxation processes induced by heat treatement on Fe40Ni40B20 glassy ribbons
M.T. Clavaguera-Mora, M.D. Baró, S. Suriñach, N. Clavaguera, J. Parellada, D. Crespo & T. Pradell
Journal of Physics F: Metal Physics 18 (1988) 2669-2681
DOI: 10.1088/0305-4608/18/12/017

Estudio de las fases de oxidación en hierro
D. Crespo, T. Pradell, J. Parellada, J.M. Tura & M.S. de Castellar
Anales de Física B 84 (1988) 192-196

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