35. Mass Spectrometry in Archaeology

  1. Mike S. Lee
  1. Robert Hedges1 and
  2. James McCullagh2

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch35

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

How to Cite

Hedges, R. and McCullagh, J. (2012) Mass Spectrometry in Archaeology, in Mass Spectrometry Handbook (ed M. S. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch35

Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Research Laboratory for Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    Chemistry Research Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology: Practices, Applications and Methods

Book Series Editors:

  1. Mike S. Lee

Series Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470536735

Online ISBN: 9781118180730

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Keywords:

  • MS in archaeology, LC–IRMS, GC-C-IRMS;
  • MS, isotope traces to high precision, ICP-MS compositional analysis;
  • MS isotope ratio, proteomics via MS in archaeological applications;
  • AMS dating, cultural materials made from bone, the more prevalent;
  • heavy nuclides in archaeology, in order of descending atomic number

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Order of Topics

  • Isotope Ratio Measurements

  • Compositional Analysis by MS in Archaeology

  • Proteomics in Archaeology

  • References