Associate Professor of Textile Analysis
The GLOBE Institute
University of Copenhagen
Minimally invasive analysis: Fact or fantasy? The challenge of 14C dating Early Modern material
Jane Malcolm-Davies is an associate professor of textile analysis at the University of Copenhagen where she is part of a biocodicology team studying parchment (see Beasts2Craft online), although her specialism is in the interdisciplinary study of non-woven fabrics. She is the leader of ‘Knitting in Early Modern Europe’ (see kemeresearch.com) – a project which gathers evidence for the development of knitting into an online collection with the aim of encouraging the scientific study of it via remote research tools.