Comparison of Sample Preparation Techniques Used in Luminescence Dating Methods

Çağın Güneş [1] , Niyazi Meriç [2]

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Age determination by the luminescence dating method is based on measuring the luminescence of samples that contain quartz or similar minerals. Accurate determination of the luminescence signal is essential and closely related to the sample preparation. Many kinds of techniques are used for sample preparation in Optically Stimulated Luminescence and Thermoluminescence dating. In this study, different sample preparation techniques, including crushing by hand or mortar, sieving by hand or sieve shaker and chemical application were compared. Different groups of samples were prepared and then the OSL and TL luminescence signals were examined. According to results, the best sample preparation techniques were determined.

Luminescence dating, sample preparation technique, crushing, sieving
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Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Articles
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Author: Çağın Güneş (Primary Author)

Author: Niyazi Meriç

Bibtex @research article { cankujse369652, journal = {Cankaya University Journal of Science and Engineering}, issn = {1309-6788}, eissn = {2564-7954}, address = {Cankaya University}, year = {2011}, volume = {8}, pages = { - }, doi = {}, title = {Comparison of Sample Preparation Techniques Used in Luminescence Dating Methods}, key = {cite}, author = {Güneş, Çağın and Meriç, Niyazi} }
APA Güneş, Ç , Meriç, N . (2011). Comparison of Sample Preparation Techniques Used in Luminescence Dating Methods. Cankaya University Journal of Science and Engineering, 8 (1), . Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/cankujse/issue/33205/369652
MLA Güneş, Ç , Meriç, N . "Comparison of Sample Preparation Techniques Used in Luminescence Dating Methods". Cankaya University Journal of Science and Engineering 8 (2011): <http://dergipark.org.tr/cankujse/issue/33205/369652>
Chicago Güneş, Ç , Meriç, N . "Comparison of Sample Preparation Techniques Used in Luminescence Dating Methods". Cankaya University Journal of Science and Engineering 8 (2011):
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