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Tree-Ring Services

Independent tree-ring dating laboratory providing analysis of ancient trees, timber-frame buildings to archaeological timbers. Individual reports, current projects and rates detailed.

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The Laboratory for Comparative Microarchaeology and Metal Conservation

Accommodates the facilities for a wide choice of microarchaeological analyzes. It can support studies in the fields of ceramic petrography, micromorphology of sediments, use-wear analysis of artifacts, microbotany, palynology, micropaleontology, obsidian hydration dating, and metallography.

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Rafter Radiocarbon Laboratory

At the Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, New Zealand, provides radiocarbon dating services to international scientific, academic, and art/antiquities clients.

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Radiocarbon Dating at Queen's University, Belfast

The Radiocarbon Dating Service at the School of Archaeology and Palaeoecology. Sample sizes, staff, cost and time.

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Oxford University Research Laboratory for Archaeology

Provides radiocarbon and luminescence dating, archaeometallurgy, palaeodietary and ancient DNA analysis. Staff, methods.

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Oxford Dendrochronology Laboratory

An independent tree-ring dating laboratory concentrating primarily on the dating and analysis of standing timber structures. Projects, publications, the dated buildings register.

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This laboratory at the University of Kiel provides radiometric dating and studies the use of stable and radioactive isotopes for archaeometry, palaeoclimate research and as tracers in environmental studies.

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Laboratory of Conservation & Material Sciences

Laboratory at the Groningen Institute of Archaeology in the Netherlands. Conserves, restores, and studies the manufacturing process of archaeological ceramics and metals.

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Geochron Laboratories / Krueger Enterprises Isotopic Analyses

Providing radiocarbon, potassium-argon, stable isotopes, and other radiometric analyses. Serving researchers in geology, geochronology, archaeology, anthropology, hydrology, and environmental and food adulteration studies. Additional analyses include C-14 by AMS, tritium, Sr, Rb-Sr, Pb, U-Pb, and Sm-Nd.

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Geochemical Research Laboratory

Non-destructive trace element analysis and sourcing of artifacts made from obsidian and other volcanic rocks using energy dispersive x-ray fluorescence analysis.

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Beta Analytic

Commercial radiocarbon dating laboratory in Miami, Florida, US. Detailed description of methods and services.

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