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Luminescence Dating and Solid State Dosimetry

Publications in peer-reviewed journals

  • Michael, C.T., Zacharias, N., Hein, A. (2010) Accuracy testing using thick source alpha-particle spectroscopy for the U and Th series estimations, Applied Radiation and Isotopes 68 (4-5), 858-860.
  • Zacharias,N., Bassiakos, Y., Hayden, B., Theodorakopoulou, K., Michael, C.T. (2009) Luminescence dating of deltaic deposits from Eastern Crete, Greece: Geoarchaeological implications, , Geomorphology 109, pp 46-53, 2009. 109, 46-53.
  • Zacharias, N., Beltsios, K., Oikonomou, A., Karydas, A.G., Bassiakos, Y., Michael, C.T., Zarkadas, Ch. (2008) Solid-state luminescence for the optical examination of archaeological glass beads, Optical Materials 30, 1127-1133.
  • Zacharias, N., Kabouroglou, E., Bassiakos, Y., Michael, C.T. (2008) Dating and analysis of speleosediments from Aridaia at Macedonia, Greece, Radiation Measurements 43, 791-796.
  • Michael, C.T., Hein, A., Zacharias, N., Kritidis, P. (2008) Disequilibrium estimations in the U and Th series by using thick source alpha-particle spectroscopy, Radiation Measurements 43, 1149-1153.
  • Zacharias, N., Schwedt, A., Buxeda i Garrigós, J., Michael, C.T., Mommsen, H., Kilikoglou, V. (2007) A contribution to the study of post-depositional alterations of pottery using TL dating analysis, Journal of Archaeological Science 34, 1804-1809.
  • Zacharias, N., Stuhec, M., Knezevic, Z., Fountoukidis, E., Michael, C.T., Bassiakos, Y. (2007) Low-dose environmental dosimetry using Thermo- and Optically Stimulated Luminescence, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 580, 698-701.
  • Zacharias, N., Michael, C.T., Georgakopoulou, M., Kilikoglou, V., Bassiakos, Y. (2006) Quartz TL dating on selected layers from archaeometallurgical kiln fragments: A proposed procedure to overcome age dispersion, Geochronometria 25, 29-35.
  • Michael, C.T., Zacharias, N. (2006) Equivalent dose (palaeodose) estimation in thermoluminescence dating using a single aliquot of polymineral fine grains, Radiation Protection Dosimetry 119, 458-461.
  • Zacharias, N., Michael, C., Philaniotou-Hadjianastasiou, O., Hein, A., Bassiakos, Y. (2006) Fine-grain TL dating of archaeometallurgical furnace walls, Journal of Cultural Heritage 7, 23-29.
  • Vergadou, V., Pistolis, G., Michaelides, A., Varvounis, G., Siskos, M., Boukos, N., Skoulika, S. (2006) Self-organization of four symmetric tri-phenyl-benzene derivatives, Crystal Growth and Design 6, 2486-2492.
  • Polikreti, K., Michael, C.T., Maniatis, Y. (2003) Thermoluminescence characteristics of marble and dating of freshly excavated marble objects, Radiation Measurements 37, 87-94.
  • Zacharias, N., Mauz, B., Michael, C.T., (2002) Luminescence quartz dating of lime mortars. A first research approach, Radiation Protection Dosimetry 101, 379-382.
  • Michael, C.T., Zacharias, N., Polikreti, K., Pagonis, V. (1999) Minimising the spurious TL of recently fired ceramics using the foil technique, Radiation Protection Dosimetry 84, 499-502.

        Publications in conference proceedings and volumes

        • Michael, C.T., Zacharias, N., Hein, A., Maurokefalos, N., Kylafi, M., Dimotikali, D. and Bakandrea, P. (2001) Χρονολογικός προσδιορισμός της κατασκεύης και υστέρων οικοδομικών φάσεων εκκλησιαστικών μνημείων με την τεχνική της θερμοφωταύγειας, Proceedings of the XVII Greek Conference on Solid State Physics, Xanthi (ed. ) 261-266.
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