Charcoal carbon dating
Please discuss your proposal with the appropriate ANSTO Contact Scientist before submitting your proposal as they will assist you in making the correct capability selection.
Capability selections Selecting the right capability depends on your sample type, or the form in which you wish to send the sample.
Carbon dating has given archeologists a more accurate method by which they can determine the age of ancient artifacts.
Libby invented carbon dating for which he received the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1960.
Samples and Services The Radiocarbon Dating Laboratory accepts a variety of samples including: Before mailing any samples, please contact the lab at [email protected] discuss the number and types of samples.
This may result in higher or lower processing fees.
Direct AMS will immediately notify the Submitter for approval to amend the requested service.
Invoices are generated and sent with results of analysis.
U of I researchers should specify U of I funds (i.e., CFOP) to be used for payment during sample submission.