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  • n. The application of scientific techniques and methodologies to archaeology.

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Examples

  • Ernst Pernicka, a University of Tubingen professor of archaeometry who is leading excavations on the site in northwestern Turkey, said the bodies were found near a defense line within the city built in the late Bronze age.

    Archaeology Update

  • It also meant, however, that I was well equipped to do graduate work in archaeometry -- with Nick van der Merwe, who was at that time professor of archaeology here in Cape Town, and was pioneering the field of stable isotope research in archaeology.

    Tracking Hunter-Gatherers

  • The archaeometry group of the CAS adopts a multi-isotope approach to solve archaeological problems, i.e. combined analysis of several isotope tracers per sample, thereby overcoming significant limitations in the data interpretation that result from classical approaches in which only one isotope system is considered.

    Interactive Dig Sagalassos - Isotope Archaeology Survey Report 1

  • This includes the evaluation of radiogenic isotope tracers rarely applied or completely new in archaeological studies, such as 143Nd, 176Hf (hafnium), 187Os, and 115Sn (tin), as well as the application of Pb and Sr isotopes to archaeological material types beyond those classically used for Pb and Sr isotope archaeometry.

    Interactive Dig Sagalassos - Isotope Archaeology Survey Report 1

  • Patrick Degryse is professor of archaeometry in the geology section of the Centre for Archaeological Sciences at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

    Interactive Dig Sagalassos - Staff Profiles

  • It is categorized and searchable by subject (from archaeometry to site tours) and geographic region.

    Multimedia: Web Links to the Past

  • Forensic anthropology and anthropological archaeology, as well as palaeopathology and archaeometry would offer some of the best avenues for seeking to retrieve such data/evidence.

    Fallen Heroes Bulletin Board

  • We dated four different samples from the sediment and soil materials, and all provided identical dates, "Discovery News quoted Nikolaos Zacharias, director of the laboratory of archaeometry at the University of Peloponnese, as saying.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

  • State Science, "said BĂ©arat, who has degrees in chemistry, archaeometry, material science and engineering.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

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