Tel Dor Excavation Project

Tel Dor office
Institute of Archaeology
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mt. Scopus 91950
Jerusalem, Israel
Tel. +972 (0)2 5881304

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E. Boaretto

Elisabetta Boaretto

Elisabetta Boaretto is a nuclear physicist educated in Italy and Israel (Ph.D. Hebrew University). She spent three years at the AMS 14C Dating Laboratory, Aarhus University (Denmark). Since 2000 she is a Research Associate at the Weizmann Institute of Science and director of its Radiocarbon Dating Laboratory. Currently also is a lecturer of archaeological science at Bar Ilan University
She participated in numerous excavations that involve 14C dating in Israel and other countries. At Dor, she is working on dating the Iron Age I-II transition. She is also involved in dating projects based on other cosmogenic radio-isotopes such as 10Be and 26Al in flint tools and quartz in sediments.