G9181 Analytické metody v archeologické praxi

Faculty of Science
autumn 2017
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Martin Hložek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Martin Kontár (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Rostislav Melichar, Dr.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: Běla Hrbková
Supplier department: Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Wed 14:00–14:50 Gs,-1011, Wed 15:00–15:50 Gs,-1011
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 26 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 4/26, only registered: 0/26, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/26
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
This course is designed to provide an introduction to the scientific techniques, other than dating methods, currently used in archaeological research. The main emphasis is on the application of these techniques, their potential and limitations and the forms of data produced.
  • 1. Introduction, terminology
  • 2. Application of SEM-EDX in archeology
  • 3. Application of EMPA in Archaeology
  • 4. Application of XRF hand spectrometer in archeology
  • 5. Application of XRF and microXRF in archeology
  • 6. Application of XRD in archeology
  • 7. Application of DTA, TG in archeology
  • 8. Application of FTIR in archeology
  • 9. Application of LIBS in archeology
  • 10. Application of LA-ICP-MS in archeology
  • 11. Application of GC-MS in archeology
  • 12. Application of MALDI-TOF MS in archeology
  • 13. Application of CT, microCT in archaeology
Teaching methods
Lectures, excursion to the laboratory
Assessment methods
oral exam
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (autumn 2017, recent)
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