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Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 196, Issue 2, pp 275–286 | Cite as

The state of nuclear archaeology in North America

  • H. Neff
  • M. D. Glascock
Proceedings of the American Nuclear Society Symposium on Nuclear Archaeology

Abstract

We address three main topics in this paper. First, we briefly review the history of neutron activation analysis (NAA) as an archaeological tool in the United States and Canada. Second, we assess the current potential for undertaking NAA in North America. Third, we comment on methodological and technical issues in archaeometric NAA that are raised by other papers included in this special section.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry United States Inorganic Chemistry North America Activation Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Neff
    • 1
  • M. D. Glascock
    • 1
  1. 1.Missouri University Research Reactor CenterUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA

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