The 3rd International Conference on Protection of Historical Constructions, PROHITECH’17, is held in Lisbon, Portugal, from 12 to 15 July 2017, organized by the Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, with the collaboration of the University of Naples Federico II, Italy. The 2017 edition follows the two previous ones, which were held in Rome, Italy, in 2009, and in Antalya, Turkey, in 2014. This speciality conference series has been inaugurated at the conclusion of the European research project “Protection of historical buildings by reversible mixed technologies” (2004-2008).

The conference offers an important platform to researchers, engineers, architects and other specialists to present and discuss a wide variety of topics related to the protection of historical constructions. The topics range from structural and earthquake engineering, intervention strategies, materials and technologies, architecture and urban planning, represented by a showcase of diversified case studies covering different construction materials.

This volume is a comprehensive overview of the recent developments in the field of the PROTECTION OF HISTORICAL CONSTRUCTIONS. It is a collection of keynotes and extended abstracts presented at the conference. The book is organized in the following sections:

• Keynotes
• Structural and Earthquake Engineering
• Intervention Strategies
• Materials and Technologies
• Architecture and Urban Planning
• Case Studies

The manuscripts presented at the Conference come from the contribution of 41 countries and will be a great reference source for researchers, engineers, architects and other specialists involved in the broad field of the protection of historic constructions.



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