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This is usually, but not always, the case with aeolian deposits, such as sand dunes and loess, and some water-laid deposits.Quartz OSL ages can be determined typically from 100 to 350,000 years BP, and can be reliable when suitable methods are used and proper checks are done. Indeed, p-IRIR and published radiometric ages for Cyprus are in a good agreement. Published radiometric ages from the same site put additional significance on evaluating the effectiveness of p-IRIR dating, as independent age control on the latter remains scarce in literature to date."Optical dating" typically refers to OSL and IRSL, but not TL.All sediments and soils contain trace amounts of radioactive isotopes of elements such as potassium, uranium, thorium, and rubidium.
Assuming the groundwater level to be at critical depth, it was concluded that there was no possibility of liquefaction in most parts of the settlement during an earthquake. Petar Ivanov Petrov for carrying out the XRD and chemical analyses at St.Ages are in stratigraphic order assigning the formation of the studied deposits to the Last Interglacial stage.The p-IRIR dating was concluded to be a reliable technique for establishing precise and accurate chronologies and a trustworthy alternative to quartz optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating when the quartz luminescence characteristics are unsuitable.Geological, tectonic, mineralogical investigations and age analysis were carried out to identify the liquefied material.Paleoliquefaction characterized by sand and mud dykes is observed in three different locations.Ivan Rilski University of Mining and Geology (Bulgaria), Dr.