The A.E. Lalonde AMS Laboratory is housed in the Advanced Research Complex (ARC), along with cutting edge laboratories in earth sciences and photonics. Click here to learn more about research at the ARC, as showcased in the summer 2014 edition of Research Perspectives.

AMS13 - Aix en Provence, August 24-29, 2014 - Conference Abstracts


Selected Publications:

  • New occurrences of theWhite River Ash (east lobe) in Subarctic Canada and utility for estimating freshwater reservoir effect in lake sediment archives (2017) Patterson, R.T., Crann, C.A., Cutts, J.A., Courtney Mustaphi, C.J., Nasser, N.A., Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Swindles, G.T., Falck, H. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 477:1-9.
  • First status report on radiocarbon sample preparation techniques at the A.E. Lalonde AMS Laboratory (Ottawa, Canada). (2017) Crann, C.A., Murseli, S.M., St-Jean, G., Zhao, X.-L., Clark, I.D., Kieser, W.E. Radiocarbon 59:695-704 PDF
  • Semi-automated equipment for CO2 purification and graphitization at the A.E. Lalonde AMS Laboratory (Ottawa, Canada). (2017) St-Jean, G., Kieser, W.E., Crann, C.A., Murseli, S.M. Radiocarbon 59:941-956PDF
  • Chronological Modeling and Insights on European-St.Lawrence Iroquoian Interaction from the Roebuck Site, Ontario. (2016) Birch, J., Crann, C.A., Pilon, J.-L. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 40:268-283.
  • Dating and redating Capsian skeletons 3A-4 and 3A-7, Aïn Berriche Algeria. (2015) Jackes, M., Lubell, D., Crann, C.A. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 78-85.
  • Sediment accumulation rates in subarctic lakes: insights into age-depth modeling from 22 dated lake records from the Northwest Territories, Canada. (2015)  Crann, C.A., Patterson, R.T., Macumber, A.L., Galloway, J.M., Roe, H.M., Blaauw, M., Swindles, G., Falck, H. Quaternary Geochronology 27:131-144.
  • CRONUS-Earth cosmogenic 36Cl calibration. (Accepted)  Marrera, S., Phillips, F.M., Caffee, M., Gosse, J. Quaternary Geochronology
  • Extraction of 129I and 127I via combustion from organic rich samples using 125I as a quantitative tracer. (2014) Herod, M.N., Clark, I.D., Cornett, R.J., Kieser, W.E., St. Jean, G. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
  • Americium and Plutonium Separation by Extraction Chromatography for Determination by Accelerator Mass Spectrometry. (2014) Kazi, Z., Cornett, R.J., Zhao, X-L., Kieser, W.E. Analytica Chemica Acta 829: 75-80
  • Cross‐bedded woody debris from a Pliocene forested river system in the High Arctic: Beaufort Formation, Meighen Island, Canada. (2014) Davies, N.S., Gosse, J.C., Rybczynski, N. Journal of Sedimentary Research 84: 19‐25
  • Paleozoic-aged brine and authigenic helium preserved in an Ordovician shale aquiclude. (2013) Clark, I.D., Al, T., Jensen, M., Mohapatra, R., Raven, K.G. Geology 41: 951-954
  • 129I dispersion in northwest Canada. (2013) Herod, M.N., Clark, I.D., Kieser, W.E., Agosta, S.E., Zhao, X-L. Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 294: 552-558
  • Thermokarst and export of sediment and organic carbon in the Sheldrake River watershed, Nunavik. (2013) Jolivel, M., Allard, M. Canada. J. of Geophys. Research 118: 1729-1745
  • Mid‐Pliocene warm‐period deposits in the High Arctic yield insight into camel evolution. (2013) Rybczynski, N., Gosse, J.C., et al. Nature Communications 4: 1550
  • A Study of KF3- Attenuation in an RFQ Gas Cell for 41Ca AMS. (2013) Zhao, X-L., Litherland, A.E., Eliades, J., Hao, C-T., Fu, Y-C., Kieser, W.E. Radiocarbon 55: 268-281
  • PbF2 matrix-assisted sputtering and preliminary studies of Pu measurement by AMS using PuF4−. (2013) Zhao, X.-L., Kieser, W.E., Dai, X., Priest, N.D., Kramer-Tremblay, S., Eliades, J., Litherland, A.E. Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 294: 356-360
  • Preliminary studies of Pu measurement by AMS using PuF4–. (2013) Zhao, X-L., Kieser, W.E., Dai, X., Priest, N.D., Kramer-Tremblay, S., Eliades, J., Litherland, A.E. Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 294: 356-360
  • Variation in background concentrations and specific activities of 36Cl, 129I and U/Th-series radionuclides in surface waters. (2012) Sheppard, S.C., Herod, M. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 106: 27-34
  • Geochemistry of Cl-36 at the Cigar Lake uranium ore deposit. (2010) Cornett, R.J., Fabryka Martin, J., Andrews, H.R.A., Cramer, J., Koslowsky, V.T. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 268: 1189-1192
  • Isobar attenuation using anion-gas reactions for AMS and application to 36Cl. (2010) Eliades, J., Zhao, X-L., Kieser, W.E., Litherland, A.E. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 34: 107-115
  • A constrained Monte Carlo approach to modeling exposure ages from profiles of cosmogenic nuclides: an example from Lees Ferry, AZ. (2010) Hidy, A., Gosse, J.C, Pederson, J., Mattern, P., Finkel, R. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 11: 1-18
  • Cl/S isobar separation using an on-line reaction cell for 36Cl measurement at low energies. (2009) Eliades, J., Litherland, A.E., Kieser, W.E., Cousins, L., Ye, S., Zhao, X.-L. Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 268: 839-842