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Dating techniques: illuminating the past

Journal Article


Abstract


  • The technique of optical dating was first reported 30 years ago, and has since revolutionized studies of events that occurred during the past 500,000 years. Here, two practitioners of optical dating assess its impact and consider its future.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Published In


Citation


  • Roberts, R. G. & Lian, O. B. (2015). Dating techniques: illuminating the past. Nature, 520 (7548), 438-439.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84928523131

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3193

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 438

End Page


  • 439

Volume


  • 520

Issue


  • 7548

Abstract


  • The technique of optical dating was first reported 30 years ago, and has since revolutionized studies of events that occurred during the past 500,000 years. Here, two practitioners of optical dating assess its impact and consider its future.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Published In


Citation


  • Roberts, R. G. & Lian, O. B. (2015). Dating techniques: illuminating the past. Nature, 520 (7548), 438-439.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84928523131

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3193

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 438

End Page


  • 439

Volume


  • 520

Issue


  • 7548