CHNet is the new Cultural Heritage network established inside INFN. It is composed of 15 units spread throughout Italy (Bari, Bologna, Catania, CNAF in Bologna, Ferrara,
Firenze, LNL in Legnaro, LNF in Roma, LNS in Catania, Milano, Napoli, Roma, TIFPA in Trieste and Torino) with multiple skills in archaeometry and diagnostics of cultural heritage.
One of the main topics is the developement of new instruments and methods.
Here the link to the official web page.