Plos One paper by Dr. Kevin Salesse from AMGC & BBLab
Dr. Kevin Salesse experimentally cremated pigs remains and then used stable isotopes of C and O together with Fourier transform infra-red spectroscopy to determine the position of a body on the pyre and the presence of footwears, in order to document ancient cremation practice. Read the paper here in open access
Dr. Kevin Salesse recently accepted a permanent Assistant Professor position in the Department of Anthropology at Masaryk University, Brno, Czechia. He starts on Jan. 1st 2022.