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Radiocarbon Short Course Agenda

DAY 1

8:30  -   9:00  AM     Continental Breakfast (provided)

9:00  -   9:30  AM     Introduction

9:30  - 10:45  AM     Lecture - Radiocarbon Theory

10:45  - 11:00  AM     Break

11:00  - 12:15  PM     Lecture - Sample Prep

12:15  -   1:15  PM     Lunch (provided)

1:15  -   2:00  PM     Facility Tour

2:00  -   5:00  PM     Lab Work (sample prep, reduction to CO2)

DAY 2

8:30  -   9:00  AM     Continental Breakfast (provided)

9:00  - 10:15  AM     Lecture - AMS and Data Reduction

10:15  - 10:30  AM     Break

10:30  - 11:45  AM     Lecture - Radiocarbon in the Terrestrial Biosphere

11:45  - 12:45  PM     Lunch (provided)

12:45  -   2:00  PM     Lecture - Radiocarbon in the Ocean

2:00  -   5:00  PM     Lab Work (graphitization)

DAY 3

8:30  -   9:00  AM     Continental Breakfast (provided)

9:00  - 10:00  AM     Lab Work (sample pressing, AMS)

10:00  - 11:00  AM     Lecture - Calibration

11:00  - 12:00  PM     Discussion / Wrap-Up