Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Helmholtz-Institut für Strahlen- und Kernphysik

Welcome to the world of Archaeometry !

Welcome to the homepage of the Archaeometry Group at the HISKP ( Universität Bonn). The general aim of archaeometric research is to collect facts by natural sciences which are inaccessible by solely archaeological methods. We use several methods of material analysis to get informations about e.g. ancient production techniques or provenance of material remains. Another field of our research is the prospecting of buried archaeological sites with the help of geomagnetism.

Our main fields of research are:

Some information on our activities and publications:


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