P.Z. Adelstein Publications

  • “The Diffusion of Polystyrene in Different Solvents”, Canadian Journal of Research, Vol. 28, Sec B, 1950, 194-206.
  • “Wedge Brittleness Test for Photographic Film”, Adelstein, P.Z. Photographic Science and Engineering, Vol.1 No. 2, Oct. 1957, 63-68.
  • “Interpretation of Dimensional Changes in Cellulose Ester Base Motion-Picture Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., Calhoun, J.M., Journal of SMPTE, Vol. 69, March 1960, 157-163.
     
  • “Physical Properties of Estar Polyester Base Aerial Films for Topographic Mapping”, Calhoun, J.M. Adelstein, P.Z., Parker, J.T., Photogrammetric Engineering, June 1961, 461-470.
     
  • “Nonuniform Dimensional Changes in Topographic Aerial Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., Leister, D.A., Photogrammetric Engineering, Jan.1963, 149-161.
     
  • “The Photographic Process”, Adelstein, P.Z., Barth, W., Burnham, J.M., Exley, N.A., Hammond, W., Sorem, A.L., Tarkington, R.G., Manual of Photogrammetry, 3rd Edition, Vol. 1, American Society of Photogrammetry, Falls Church, VA, 1965.
     
  • “Permanence of Processed Estar Polyester Base Photographic Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., McCrea, J.L., Photographic Science and Engineering, Vol. 9, No. 5, September-October 1965, 305-313.
     
  • “Measurement of Dimensional Changes of Graphic Arts Photographic Film”, Adelstein, P.Z., Leister, D.A. TAGA Proceedings, 1966, 47-60.
     
  • “Nonuniform Film Deformational Changes”, Adelstein, P.Z., Josephson, P.R., Leister, D.A., Photogrammetric Engineering, November 1966, 1028-1034.
     
  • “Review of Proposed USA Standard for Archival Film on Cellulose Ester Base”, Adelstein, P.Z., National Microfilm Association Journal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Winter 1968, 66-76; SPSE News, Vol. 11, No. 2, March/April 1968, 6-13; Journal of the SMPTE, Vol. 11, August 1968, 819-824.
     
  • “Measurement of Film Size Changes”, Adelstein, P.Z., Leister, D.A., Plan and Print, Vol. N41, No. 10, October 1968, 42-46.
     
  • “Review of Proposed USA Standard for Archival Film of Polyester Base”, National Microfilm Association, Vol. 2, No. 4, Summer 1969, 134-142.
     
  • “Preservation of Motion-Picture Color Films Having Permanent Value”, Adelstein, P.Z., Graham, C.L. and West, L.E., Journal of SMPTE, Vol. 79, November 1970, 1011-1018.
     
  • “Dimensional Stability of Estar Base Films”, Adelstein, P.Z. presented at the Symposium of Image Deformation at Ottawa, Canada June 1971, 55-66.
     
  • “Stability of Processed Diazo and Vesicular Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., Micro-News Bulletin, No. 1, August 1972, 9.
     
  • “Physical Properties of Photographic Materials”, Section 8, Adelstein, P.Z., SPSE Handbook of Photographic Science and Engineering, editor Thomas, W., John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1973, 473-500.
     
  • “Report of ANSI Committee PH1 on Photographic Films, Plates, and Papers”, Adelstein, P.Z., Imaging News, Vol. 5, No. 5, May 1975, 5.
     
  • “A Progress Report: ANSI Activities on Stability of Processed Diazo and Vesicular Films”, Journal of Micrographics, Vol. 9, No. 3, January 1976, 99-101; Journal of Applied Photographic Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 1, Winter 1976, 13A-14A.
     
  • “Dark Image Stability of Diazo Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., McCrea, J.L., Journal of Applied Photographic Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 3, Summer 1977, 173-178; Journal of Micrographics, Vol. 11, No. 1, Sept. 1977, 5-12.
     
  • “Manufacture and Physical Properties of Film, Paper and Plates”, Adelstein, P.Z., Gray, G.G., and Burnham, J.M., Neblette’s Handbook of Photography and Reprography, 7th edition, editor Sturge, J.M., Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1977.
     
  • “Preservation of Microfilm”, Adelstein, P.Z., Journal of Micrographics, Vol. 11, No. 6, July/August 1978, 333-337.
     
  • “Stability of Processed Polyester Base Photographic Films”, Adelstein, P.Z., McCrea, J.L., Journal of Applied Photographic Engineering, Vol. 7, No. 6, December 1981, 160-167.
     
  • “Medium Term, Long Term, and Archival Properties of Photographic Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of the National Bureau of Standards/National Security Agency Workshop on Standardization Issues for Optical Digital Data Disk (OD3) Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, June 1-3, 1983, 162-175.
     
  • “Status of Permanence Standards”, Adelstein, P.Z., Journal of Imaging Technology, Vol. 12, No. 1, Feb. 1986, 52-56.
     
  • “From Metal to Polyester: History of Picture-Taking Supports”, Adelstein, P.Z., Pioneers of Photography, 1987, 30-36.
     
  • “Standard Update: Residual Hypo Limits for Microfilm”, Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, March 1987, 8-10.
     
  • “The Image Permanence Institute: New Preservation Resource”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Inform, October 1987, 37-39.
     
  • “History and Properties of Film Supports”, Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Conservation in Archives, International Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, May 10-12, 1988, 89-101.
     
  • “Study of Historical Records at the National Archives, Washington, D.C.”, Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Conservation in Archives, International Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, May 10-12, 1988, 173-179.
     
  • “Stability of Black-and-White Photographic Images, with Special Reference to Microfilm”, Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., Cupriks, K.M., and Adelstein, P.Z., Abbey Newsletter, V. 12 #5, July 1988, 83-88; Microform Review, Vol. 17, No. 5, December 1988, 270 -278; Proceedings of Conservation in Archives, International Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, May 10-12, 1988, 117-127.
     
  • “When Clouds Obscure Silver Film’s Lining”, Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., Cupriks, K.M. and Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, Vol. 2, No. 8, Sept. 1988, 16-38.
     
  • “Photograph Enclosures: Research and Specifications”, Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., Pavao, L. and Adelstein, P.Z., Restaurator 10, 1989, NARA 1988, 102-111.
     
  • “Standards Update: The Latest Word of Microfilm”, Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, May 1989, 16, 46.
     
  • “Status of Permanence Standards of Imaging Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Archiving the Audio-Visual Heritage, 3rd Joint Technical Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, May 1990.
     
  • “Standardization Efforts for the Preservation of Electronic Imagery”, Adelstein, P.Z., Storm, W.D., Standards for Electronic Imaging System, editors Michael Nier, Marilyn Courtot, Vol. CR37 San Jose, CA, Feb. 28-March 1, 1991, 1-20.
     
  • “Hydrogen Peroxide Test to Evaluate Redox Blemish Formation on Processed Microfilm”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Cupriks, K.M., Journal of Imaging Technology, Vol. 17, No. 3, June/July 1991, 91-98.
     
  • “Polysulfide Treatment for Microfilm”, Reilly, J.R., Nishimura, D.W., Cupriks, K.M. and Adelstein, P.Z., J. of Imaging Technology. Vol.17, No.3, 99-107, June-July 1991.
     
  • “The Latest Word on ‘Archival’”, Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, September 1991, 10, 12.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Laboratory Testing Procedures and Practical Storage Considerations”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., presented at the 133rd SMPTE Technical Conference, October 26-29, 1991, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA.
     
  • “The Latest Word on Storage Conditions”, Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, October 1991, 6-7.
     
  • “International Standards on Permanence of Imaging Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Actes des Journees Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, 30 Septembre au 4 Octobre 1991, 21-28.
     
  • “Recent Findings on Acetate Film Stability”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., Actes des Journees Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, 30 Septembre au 4 Octobre 1991, 78-90.
     
  • “Improvements to the Photographic Activity Test in ANSI Standard IT9.2”, Nishimura, D.W., Reilly, J. and Adelstein, P.Z.,  Journal of Imaging Technology, Vol. 17, No. 6, December 1991, 245-251.
     
  • “Status of Permanence Standards of Imaging Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Journal of Imaging Science and Technology, Vol. 36, No. 1, January/February 1992, 37-41.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Part I-Laboratory Testing Procedures”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., SMPTE Journal, May 1992, 336-346.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Part II-Practical Storage Considerations”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., SMPTE Journal, May 1992, 347-353.
     
  • “Chemical Treating Microfilm: When, Why, and With What”, Adelstein, P.Z., Inform, October 1992, 6, 8.
  • “The Stability of Optical Disks”, Adelstein, P.Z., The Commission on Preservation and Access Newsletter, July 1993.
     
  • “Photographic Standards”, Adelstein, P.Z., Encyclopedia of Photography, 3rd edition, editors Stroebel L. and Zakia, R., Focal Press, London, 1993, 751.
     
  • “Preservation of Colour Photographs: The Danger of Atmospheric Oxidants in the Storage Environment”, Zinn, E., Reilly, J.M., Adelstein, P.Z., and Nishimura, D.W., Actes des Deuxiemes Jourées Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, 16 to 20 May 1994, 25.
     
  • “Protection of Microform Images Against Oxidation”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., and Cupriks, K.M., Actes des Deuxiemes Jourées Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, 16 to 20 May 1994, 31.
     
  • “Recent Changes in Recommended Storage of Photographic Film”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., and Nishimura, D.W., Actes des Deuxiemes Jourees Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag,  Paris, 16 to 20 May 1994, 109.
     
  • “Protection of Microform Images against Oxidation”, Reilly, J.M., Adelstein, P.Z., Nishimura, D.W., and Cupriks, K.M., J. of Imaging Science and Technology, Vol. 38, No. 4, 326-332, July/August 1994.
     
  • “Air Pollution Effects on Library Microforms”, Zinn, E., Reilly, J.M., Adelstein, P.Z., and Nishimura, D.W., Preventive Conservation Practice, Theory and Research, editors A. Roy and P. Smith, The International Institute for Conservation, reprints of Ottawa Congress, Sept. 12-16, 1994.
     
  • “Standards on the Permanence of Imaging Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Research Techniques in Photographic Conservation, Copenhagen, 14-19 May 1995, 27-38.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Part III-Measurement of Film Degradation”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., SMPTE Journal, Vol. 104, No. 5, May 1995, 281-291.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Part IV-Behavior of Nitrate Base Film”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., and Erbland, C.J., SMPTE Journal, June 1995, 359-369.
     
  • “Stability of Cellulose Ester Base Photographic Film: Part V-Recent Findings”, Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Nishimura, D.W., Erbland, C.J., and Bigourdan, J.L., SMPTE Journal, July 1995, 439-447.
     
  • “Standard on the Permanence of Recording Materials”, Adelstein, P.Z., Standards for Electronic Imaging Technologies, Devices and Systems, editor Michael Nier, Vol. CR61, San Jose, CA, Feb. 1-2, 1996, 155-175.
     
  • “Standards Update”, Adelstein, P.Z., The IS&T Reporter, “The Window on Imaging”, Vol. 11, No. 1, March 1996, 11.
     
  • “Standards Preservation of Electronic Imaging”, Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings International Conference on Conservation and Restoration of Archive and Library Materials, Erice, April 22-29, 1996, 789-801.
     
  • “Acetic Acid and Paper Alkaline Reserve: Assessment of a Practical Situation in Film Preservation”, Bigourdan, J.L., Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Preprint Vol. II, ICOM Committee for Conservation, Edinburgh, Sept 1-6, 1996, 573-579.
     
  • “Moisture and Temperature Equilibration: Behavior and Practical Significance in Photographic Film Preservation”, Bigourdan, J.L., Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Actes des Troisiemes Journées Internationales D’Etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, April 1997.
     
  • “Physical Properties of Imaging Materials”, IS&T Handbook of Photographic Science and Engineering, 2nd edition, 1997.
     
  • “Standards for Digital Media”, Proceedings of Workshop by Canadian Association for Conservation of Cultural Property and Association of Canadian Archivists, Ottawa, June 1997.
     
  • “Moisture Relationships of Photographic Film,” Adelstein, P.Z., Bigourdan, J.L., and Reilly, J.M., Journal of the American Institute for Conservation, 36, Fall/Winter 1997, 193-206.
     
  • “The Ultra Long-Term Preservation of Recorded Information,” Preprint of BEST Capsule 2001 Workshop, Osaka, Japan, Nov. 3-7, 1997.
     
  • “Use of Microenvironments for the Preservation of Cellulose Triacetate Photographic Film,” Bigourdan, J.L., Adelstein, P.Z., and Reilly, J.M., Journal of Imaging Science and Technology, Vol. 42, No. 2, March/April 1998, 155-162.
     
  • “Videotape Storage,” Playback, Bay Area Video Coalition, 2727 Mariposa St., San Francisco, CA 94110, 11-17, 1998.
     
  • “The Preservation of Photographic Film,” Care of Photographic Moving Image and Sound Collections, York, England, July 1998.
     
  • Book Review, “The Administration of Television Newsfilm and Videotape Collections: A Curatorial Manual” ed. S. Davidson and G. Lukow, Journal American Institute for Conservation, Vol. 37, No. 3, 376-378, Fall 1998, 376-378.
     
  • “The Why, How, What and Where of Image Permanence Standards,” Journal of the Society of Archivists, Vol. 20, No. 1, April 1999, 41-47.
     
  • “Permanence of Digital Information,” Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of XXXIV International Conference of the Round Table on Archives (Citra), Budapest, Hungary, Oct. 8, 1999, 149-159.
     
  • “Update on Standards for Information Preservation,” Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of the Joint Technical Symposium, Paris, France, Jan. 20, 2000.
     
  • “Pollution Chambers for Paper Evaluation,” Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., Zinn, E., TAPPI Proceedings of Pulp/Process and Product Quality Conference, Boston, MA, Nov. 5-9, 2000.
     
  • “Stability of Photographic Film: Part VI – Long-Term Aging Studies,” Adelstein, P.Z., Reilly, J.M., and Emmings, F.G., SMPTE Journal, Vol. III, No. 4, April 2002, 136-143.
     
  • “Preservation Standards of Digital Images,” Adelstein, P.Z., Actes des Quatriemes Journees Internationales D’etudes de L’Arsag, Paris, May 2002, 199-127.
     
  • “Optimizing Nitrate Film Storage,” Adelstein, P.Z., preprint Danish Film Institute, Copenhagen, 2002.
     
  • “Effect of Atmospheric Pollution on Paper Stability,” Adelstein, P.Z., Zinn, E.D. and Reilly, J.M., Journal of Pulp and Paper Science, Vol. 29, No. 1, Jan. 2003, 21-28.
     
  • “Standardization Activity on the Preservation of Digitally Printed Material,” Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Second International Conference on Preservation Issues Related to Digital Printing and Digital Photography, Edinburgh, UK, March 2003.
     
  • “Preservation of Electronic Records: Status of ISO Standards,” Postprints of Conference Symposium 2003 Preservation of Electronic Records: New Knowledge and Decision-Making, Ottawa, Canada, Sept. 2003.
     
  • “A Consumer Guide to Traditional and Digital Print Stability,” Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, 70 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623-5604, Oct. 2003.
     
  • “A Consumer Guide for the Recovery of Water-Damaged Traditional and Digital Prints,” Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, 70 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623-5604, Nov. 2004.
     
  • “International Standards on Permanence of Digital Information,” Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Third International Conference on Preservation and Conservation Issues Related to Digital Printing and Digital Photography, London, UK, April 24-25, 2006, 36-39.
     
  • “Recovery of Water-Damaged Digital and Traditional Prints,” Adelstein, P.Z., Burge, D.M., and Hanna, J.F., Proceedings of Third International Conference on Preservation and Conservation Issues Related to Digital Printing and Digital Photography, London, UK, April 24-25, 2006, 64-47.
     
  • “Beyond Lightfastness: Some Neglected Issues in Permanence of Digital Hardcopy,” Burge, D., Venosa, A., Salesin, G., Adelstein, P., Reilly, J.  Proceedings of International Symposium on Technologies for Digital Fulfillment, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 3-5, 1007.
     
  • “Abrasion of Digital Reflection Prints”, Nishimura, D., Salesin, G., Adelstein, P., Burge, D. Proceedings of the AIC 37th Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, May 20-23, 2009.
     
  • “Brittleness of Digital Reflection Prints”, Salesin, G., Adelstein, P., Burge, D., Reilly, J. Proceedings of NIP 25, Louisville, KY. Sept. 20-24, 2009.
     
  • “IPI Media Storage Quick Reference”, Adelstein, P.Z., Image Permanence Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, 70 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY. 14623-5604, USA., 2009.
     
  • “International Standards on Stability of Digital Prints,” Adelstein, P.Z., Proceedings of Institute of Physics Conference on Preservation and Conservation Issues in Digital Printing and Digital Photography, London May 2010, Journal of Physics: Conference Series 231 (2010) 012014.