These principles will be further illustrated through case studies that examine both the potential and the limitations of luminescence dating.
1. Basic Principles of Luminescence Dating 2. The Physics of Quartz and Feldspar Luminescence 3. Luminescence Dating in Action 4. OSL Dating in Geomorphology and Paleoclimatology 5. Using Luminescence in Landscape Evolution and Tectonics 6. OSL Dating of Human Evolution and Dispersal Conclusion
Michel Lamothe teaches geomorphology and geochronology at UQAM. He enjoys family life in Montréal and walks his poodle in Parc Lafontaine.