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INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES > DATING TECHNIQUES > FISSION TRACK ANALYSIS
PREFERRED TERM
FISSION TRACK ANALYSIS  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A technique for the dating of damage tracks in volcanic materials caused by the fissioning of decaying radioactive uranium (U) isotopes. Useful in samples more than 50,000 years old.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/560/concepts/142140
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/560/concepts/142140
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