The seminars “Science, Methods and Technology in Archaeology” will present different techniques of radiometric dating and Characterization of Cultural Heritage material.
The first part will be on the principle of OSL dating techniques for sediments and rock surface. The presentation will include illustration of sampling procedure, measurements and age equation. Different case studies from Jordan will be presented.
The second part of the seminar will be on Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and its applications in cultural heritage (examples from SESAME, Jordan).
The third part of the seminar will presents instrumentation and research areas at the Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology at YU.