Faculty cited in Nature News & Views

April 29, 2015

Dating Techiques: Illuminating the past

A recent article in Nature discusses the impact of David Huntley (Professor Emeritus) and colleagues' seminal contribution to optical dating 30 years ago. Professor Mike Thewalt was also a co-author of the original paper. The Nature article discusses the major impact the optical dating technique introduced by David and his colleagues has had on studies of events occurring within the past 500,000 years, and considers the future of the method.