The Waikato Radiocarbon Dating Laboratory is a national radiocarbon research facility undertaking both Accelerator Mass Spectrometry Dating (AMS) and standard radiometric radiocarbon dating. For more than 30 years the laboratory has provided radiocarbon assays for scientists and researchers from around the world and has been at the forefront of ground-breaking research into the technique and its application. Staff in the unit are actively involved in palaeoclimate and archaeological research and have a leading roles in international calibration programmes. The facilities of the Waikato Radiocarbon Dating Laboratory are also available for external contract work.

For more information, visit the Radiocarbon Dating Lab website.