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Open Journal of Archaeometry

The Open Journal of Archaeometry is a new, peer-reviewed, Open Access, international scientific journal published by PAGEPress Publications. It is devoted to the publication of research articles, short communications and review papers on every aspect of archaeometry. Archaeometry – also known as archaeological science – applies scientific techniques to the analysis of archaeological materials. Research topics mainly comprise the following disciplines and analyzing techniques:

  • physical and chemical dating methods, e.g. 14C and luminescence dating, which provide archaeologists with numerical and relative chronologies;
  • analyses of artifacts, concerning provenance, technology and types of use;
  • environmental approaches, which provide information on past changes in landscape, climate, flora, and fauna;
  • anthropological studies dealing with diet, nutrition, health, and pathology of people
  • mathematical methods for data treatment including the role of computers in handling, analyzing, and modeling the vast sources of data;
  • remote-sensing and geophysical-survey applications, and conservation sciences involving the study of decay processes and the development of new methods of conservation.

The Open Journal of Archaeometry may also host contextually relevant announcements, book reviews and abstracts from scientific meetings. Every article published in the Journal will be peer-reviewed by experts in the field and decided upon by members of the editorial board.


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Vol 2, No 1 (2014): 38th International Symposium on Archaeometry - Tampa, Florida: from Bioarchaeology to Integrated Site Studies

Table of Contents

Bioarchaeology

Provenance of archaeological wool textiles: new case studies PDF
Karin M. Frei | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5239
Environmental dose rate assessment from an active fault zone in Western Anatolia, Turkey: towards retrospective epidemiology PDF
Mithat Kiyak, George S. Polymeris, Nafiye G. Kiyak | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5256
Stable isotopic indicators of diet from two Late Prehistoric burial sites in Portugal: an investigation of dietary evidence of social differentiation PDF
Anna J. Waterman, Ana Maria Silva, Robert H. Tykot | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5258
Stable isotopes (δ13C and δ15N) from North West Argentina: paleodietary implications PDF
Matías G. Ammann, Osvaldo J. Mendonça, Noelia I. Merlo, María A. Bordach, Robert H. Tykot | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5254

Dating Methods

Radiocarbon chronology of Andean khipus PDF
Alexander Cherkinsky, Gary Urton | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5260
Stable isotopic and chemical indicators of volcanic eruptions in tree rings from Parícutin, Mexico PDF
Christine A.M. France, Paul R. Sheppard, Nadia Cano, Nicole C. Little, Robert J. Speakman | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5261
Characterisation of a new protocol for mortar dating: 14C evidences PDF
Fabio Marzaioli, Carmine Lubritto, Sara Nonni, Isabella Passariello, Manuela Capano, Luca Ottaviano, Filippo Terrasi | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5264
Radiocarbon dating of the Theran eruption PDF
Malcolm H. Wiener, Jason W. Earle | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5265
Combining dendrochronology and radiocarbon dating at the Late Medieval site of Sant’Alvise, Venice, Italy PDF
Nicoletta Martinelli, John Meadows, Erio Valzolgher, Olivia Pignatelli, Laura Anglani, Bernd Kromer | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5263

Field Archaeology

Determining the origins of particulates on Arkaroo Rock art PDF
Kate Colyer, Jamie S. Quinton, Allan Pring, Rachel S. Popelka-Filcoff, Claire E. Lenehan | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5301
Sustainable heritage in Mexico: archaeological solutions for infrastructure planning and building PDF
Sandra L. López Varela | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5304
Integral geophysical study to characterise archaeological structures in Los Teteles De Ocotitla, Mexico PDF
Pedro López-García, Denisse L. Argote-Espino, Andres Tejero-Andrade, Rene E. Chávez Segura | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5305
Magnetic prospecting of the Roman military camp at Septimer Pass (Switzerland) PDF
Jörg W.E. Fassbinder, Rob Sternberg, Werner Zanier, Doris Ebner, Jürg Rageth | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5303

Human-Environment Interactions

Exploring the use of stable carbon isotope ratios in short-lived leporids for local paleoecological reconstruction PDF
Stephen Smith, Raymond Mauldin, Cynthia M. Munoz, Robert Hard, Debajyoti Paul, Grzegorz Skrzypek, Patricio Villanueva, Leonard Kemp | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5306


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