Conference - Bayesian statistics applied to archaeology

Tuesday, May 24

9:00 - 9:30:  Welcome

9:30 - 10:30:  Buck Caitlin University of Sheffield : Bayesian chronology construction: past, present and future

10:30 - 11:00:  coffee break

11:00 - 11:30:  Healy Frances Cardiff University : Plateau problems

11:30 - 12:00:  Barcelo Juan Antonio Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona : Spatio-Temporal Regression in Archaeology.  The use of  geo-referenced radiocarbon series of dates.

12:00 - 14:00:  Lunch

14:00 - 15:00:  Dye Thomas University of Hawai'i : Edge Effects and Chronology in the Leeward Kohala Field System

15:00 - 15:30:  Lanos Philippe Université Bordeaux Montaigne : A new Bayesian approach for estimating Events and Phases in a chronology

15:30 - 16:00:  coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30:  Vibet Marie-Anne Université de Nantes : Chronological Modelling :some examples with Chronomodel

16:30 - 17:00:  Banks William Université de Bordeaux : Bayesian statistics: the need to investigate means of constructing consensus age-models for investigations of culture-environment relationships and Paleolithic cultural trajectories.

Wednesday, May 25

9:30 - 10:30:  Millard Andrew Durham University : Skyline-plots: a new approach to temporal density estimates from radiocarbon dates

10:30 - 11:00:  coffee break

11:00 – 12/00:  Blaauw Maarten Queen's University : Impacts of sampling and dating density on chronologies and paleoenvironmental reconstructions

12:00 - 14:00:  Lunch

14:00 - 15:00:  Thébault Erwan Université de Nantes: Deriving archeomagnetic field models on global, regional, and local scales

15:00 - 15:30:  Pavon-Carrasco Francesco Javier Universidad Complutense de Madrid : Dating archeological artifacts using paleomagnetic information

15:30 - 16:00:  coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30:  Gillet Nicolas Université Joseph-Fourier Grenoble : Geomagnetic field models, dating uncertainties and stochastic processes

20:00:  Conference Dinner

Thursday, May 26

9:30 - 10:30:  Galbraith Rex University College London : Statistical aspects of OSL dating

10:30 - 11:00:  coffee break

11:00 - 11:30:  Mercier Norbert Université Bordeaux Montaigne : Luminescence dating and Bayesian statistics

11:30 - 12:00:  Christophe Claire Université de Nantes et Université Bordeaux Montaigne : Bayesian approach to OSL dating on poorly bleached sediment sample

12:00 - 14:00:  Lunch

14:00 - 15:00:  Gallagher Kerry Université de Rennes 1 : Transdimensional Bayesian inverse modeling

15:00 - 15:30:  Gennaretti Fabio Aix-Marseille Université : Building millennial-long tree-ring chronologies for paleoecological and paleoclimatic reconstructions

15:30 - 16:00:  coffee Break

Partners

Irmar LMJL ENS Rennes LMBA LAREMA

Affiliation

ANR CNRS Rennes 1 Rennes 2 Nantes INSA Rennes INRIA ENSRennes UBO UBS Angers UBL