Thereby the method can be used to determine the time of deposition and burial of sediments, or the time of baking of ceramic artefacts (pottery, brick).
The method has a wide age range, covering the period from a few years to half a million years.
Luminescence dating is ideally suited for aeolian and coastal deposits, but is increasingly and successfully used for a wide range of other depositional environments (e.g.
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The Netherlands Centre for Luminescence dating is a collaboration of six universities and research centres in The Netherlands.
Wednesday, 8 November 2017, Following a successful evaluation of its first six years, the Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research at the University of Duisburg-Essen has been recommended to the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) for a secon Thursday, 9 November 2017, Senior lecturer Rosalba Icaza to participate in this open seminar on diversity in universities organized by Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies (Journal for Gender Studies) and the University of Amsterdam's WO/Men.
The other NCL partners are Cultural Heritage Agency (RCE), Delft University of Technology, Deltares, Leiden University and Utrecht University.
Luminescence dating determines the last exposure to light or heat of natural minerals, mainly quartz and feldspar.
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