INSTAAR Laboratory for AMS Radiocarbon Preparation and Research

The INSTAAR NSRL laboratory pursues a wide variety of geochronological and geochemical applications and related method development in radiocarbon research in collaboration with AMS 14C measurement facilities.

Atmospheric Δ14C for the past 50 cal. ka B.P. (Hughen et al., Science, Volume 303, Number 5655, 9 January 2004)


- This is a temporary web page. A full website will be built later in 2008.

Work with Us?

Investigators interested in pursuing collaborative research with NSRL should contact Scott Lehman, Laboratory Director.

Our Sample Archive

NSRL maintains a complete archive of material remaining following processing of samples submitted to the laboratory and an extensive data base recording experimental conditions during all stages of sample processing. We are pleased to answer any questions regarding availability of remaining material or sample processing. Please direct such inquiries to Chad Wolak.

Contact Us

Scott Lehman

NSRL Director, , ph (303)492-8980

Chad Wolak , ph (303)492-5019

Mail Address

INSTAAR - Laboratory for AMS Radiocarbon Preparation and Research
University of Colorado at Boulder
1560 30th St
450 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0450