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Research Focus

Research Focus - Dating


infrared light in the labThe department has a complete thermoluminescence laboratory and is involved in dating Middle Paleolithic and early Upper Paleolithic sites from Europe and North Africa (Luminescence Dating Laboratory). 

In conjunction with our facilities for protein extraction (Proteomics) and stable isotope analysis (Palaeodietary research), we have a program of AMS dating of bone samples (Radiocarbon dating laboratory).