Scientific Results

Saturated-absorption cavity ring-down spectroscopy for radiocarbon measurements

Year: 2017

Authors: Mazzotti D., Bartalini S., Cancio P., Galli I., Giusfredi G., De Natale P.

Autors Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (INO), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), European Laboratory for Nonlinear Spectroscopy (LENS) Via Carrara 1, Sesto Fiorentino FI, 50019, Italy; PpqSense S.r.l., Via Gattinella 20, Campi Bisenzio FI, 50013, Italy

Abstract: Radiocarbon measurements on archaeological findings are performed with the SCAR spectroscopic technique. The radiocarbon content of the sample, relatively to a standard, is also measured with an AMS machine and the results are compared.

Conference title: Light, Energy and the Environment (E2 2017)

KeyWords: Spectroscopy, Archaeological findings; Saturated absorptions; Spectroscopic technique, Light measurement; Cavity ring-down; radiocarbon
DOI: 10.1364/EE.2017.EM2B.1