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Late Middle Paleolithic site of Farah II: environmental and cultural contexts at the brinks of transition to the Upper Paleolithic in the southern Levant

Date:
20
Thursday
June
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
Lecturer: Dr. Mae Goder
Organizer: Academic Educational Research

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    The Negev before the LGM - preliminary results from a geoarchaeological survey at the central Negev highlands

    Date:
    30
    Thursday
    May
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 10:00-11:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr Omry Barzilai and Dr Yoav Avni
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research
    Details: Note change in time.

    Insights from the past to study the ecology of faba bean

    Date:
    12
    Sunday
    May
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 14:00-15:30
    Location: Nella and Leon Benoziyo Building for Biological Sciences
    Lecturer: Dr. Valentina Caracuta
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research
    Details: Host: Prof. Elisabetta Boaretto

    New directions in coastal and underwater geoarchaeology

    Date:
    04
    Thursday
    April
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00-14:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Prof Ruth Shahack Gross
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Why do we fracture our hips? An evolutionary medicine approach to femoral neck fractures in modern humans

    Date:
    28
    Thursday
    March
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00-14:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Hadas Avni
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Silicon Day: Plant Minerals in Modern and Archaeological Environments

    Date:
    14
    Thursday
    March
    2019
    Colloquium
    Time: 09:00-12:00
    Title: If you intend to attend, please let us know in advanced.
    Location: Faculty of Agriculture, Cabin – 8
    Lecturer: Rivka Elbaum, Nerya Zexer, Evgenia Vaganov, Steve Weiner, Rosa M. Albert, Oriol Andreu, Elisabetta Boaretto, and Filipe Natalio.
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research
    Details: 9:00 – 9:05 Greetings Biology of plant minerals 9:05 – 9:25 Rivka Elbaum – “Bio-mineralization of Silica in Sorghum” 9:25 – 9:45 Nerya Zexer – “Root silica aggregates formation in relation to changes in the cell walls” 9:45 - 10:05 Evgenia Vaganov– “Elemental composition of CaOx in Phalaenopsis Orchid” 10:05 – 10:25 Steve Weiner – “Functions of inorganic and organic “minerals” in photosynthesizing organisms” 10:25-10:45 Coffee break and cookies Mineral in archaeological context 10:45 – 11:05 Rosa M. Albert – “Challenges in phytolith identification based on morphology” 11:05 - 11:25 Oriol Andreu –“Phytolith recognition by the AI-DL: project overview” 11:25 – 11:45 Elisabetta Boaretto – “Occluded organic matter in phytolith and 14C dating: a review” 11:45 – 12:05 Filipe Natalio –“Flint: a potential bacterial-induced silica mineral”

    Paleoclimatic changes and possible implications for the human occupation in South America

    Date:
    28
    Thursday
    February
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00-14:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Prof Francisco Da Cruz Jr.
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Plants from the Past: Reconstructing the Palaeo-landscape of Olduvai Gorge (Tanzania) through Phytolith Analysis

    Date:
    21
    Thursday
    February
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00-14:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Prof Rosa Maria Albert
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Middle Bronze in Erimi Laonin tou Porakou: abandonement dynamics in a protoindustrial site

    Date:
    14
    Thursday
    February
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00-14:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr Marialucia Amadio
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    The Invisible Shore: Dor and the Carmel Coast across the Bronze/Iron Age Transition

    Date:
    31
    Thursday
    January
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Prof. Ayelet Gilboa
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Proteomics and metabolomics from ancient documents

    Date:
    24
    Thursday
    January
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr. Gleb Zilberstein
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    What can phytoliths and other proxies reveal about anthropogenic soils and the first sedentary societies of pre-Columbian Amazonia?

    Date:
    17
    Thursday
    January
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr. Jennifer Watling
    Organizer: Academic Educational Research

    Excavations at Tel Abel Beth Maacah

    Date:
    10
    Thursday
    January
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr. Naama Yahalom mack

    Understanding the earliest iron artifacts in South Eastern Arabia

    Date:
    03
    Thursday
    January
    2019
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr. Ivan Stepanov

    Tell es-Safi : the Lower City in the Iron Age

    Date:
    27
    Thursday
    December
    2018
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Prof. Aren Maeir

    Genome wide-data from Prehistoric Anatolians shed light on the origins of the first farmers of Anatolia

    Date:
    20
    Thursday
    December
    2018
    Lecture / Seminar
    Time: 13:00
    Location: Helen and Martin Kimmel Center for Archaeological Science
    Lecturer: Dr Michal Feldman