Teresa Palomar holds a PhD in Chemistry from the Autonoma University of Madrid (Spain), she has focused her research on the corrosion and conservation of inorganic materials from cultural heritage, especially on glass and metal. Currently, she is working on the alteration of stained-glass windows in different atmospheres (industrial, marine, etc…), the corrosion of glasses from archaeological sites, the application of thermography for the conservation of historical glasses, and the assessment of cleaning procedures on tarnished metal.