Welcome to the Isotope Laboratory at the Department of Archaeology, Simon Fraser University!

Our isotope lab consists of a sample preparation laboratory as well as two isotope ratio mass spectrometers for measurements of a wide range of archaeological, forensic and modern samples. For more information about our mass spectrometers and the elements that we measure please see our Equipment page.

Under our People page, please find a list and links to more information about the researchers and staff who work and undertake research in our lab.

A selection of our ongoing research projects can be viewed under our Current Research page.  

Contact Us

If you are interested in collaborating or studying with us, please contact Dr. Michael Richards via email or by phone 778.782.5045.

For general enquiries regarding the lab, please contact Megan Wong via email or by phone 778.782.6689.

If you have questions regarding some of our ongoing research, please contact the specific researchers associated with that project as detailed on our Current Research page.

Mailing Address

Department of Archaeology, EDB 9635
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Dr.
Burnaby, BC
V5A 1S6

Phone: 778.782.5045