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Research Output

1997

Chemical evidence for archaeological frankincense: boswellic acids and their derivatives in solvent soluble and insoluble fractions of resin-like materials

van Bergen, PF., Peakman, TM., Leigh-Firbank, EC. & Evershed, RP., 1997, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 38, p. 8409 - 8412

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

36 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical preservation of insect cuticle from the Pleistocene asphalt deposits of California, USA

Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP. & Duncan, IJ., 1997, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 61, p. 2247 - 2252

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

39 Citations (Scopus)

Compound-specific approach to the δ13C analysis of cholesterol in fossil bones

Stott, AW., Evershed, RP. & Tuross, N., 1997, In : Organic Geochemistry. 26, p. 99 - 103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Does the preservation potential of algal and leaf lipids during microbial degradation differ?

Rieley, G., Raven, AM., Lawson, AM., Evershed, RP., Parkes, RJ. & Maxwell, JR., 1997.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Fate of Chitin in the geosphere

Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP., Michels, R. & Bierstedt, A., 1997, 18th International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry, 22-26 September, Maastricht. p. 631 - 632

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Formation of long-chain ketones in archaeological pottery vessels by pyrolysis and acyl lipids

Raven, AM., van Bergen, PF., Stott, AW., Dudd, SN. & Evershed, RP., 1997, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 40-41, p. 267 - 285

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

83 Citations (Scopus)

Fuel for thought? Beeswax in lamps and conical cups from Late Minoan Crete

Evershed, RP., Vaughan, SJ., Dudd, SN. & Soles, JS., 1997, In : Antiquity. 71 No 274, p. 979 - 985

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

107 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of manuring practices associated with early anthropogenic soil formation in Orkney, Scotland.

Simpson, I. A., Evershed, R. P., Bull, I. D. & Dockrill, S. J., 13 Apr 1997, In : Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 213, p. 54-GEOC 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Monitoring the routing of dietary and biosynthesised lipids through compound-specific stable isotope (δ13C) measurements at natural abundance

Stott, AW., Davies, E., Evershed, RP. & Tuross, N., 1997, In : Naturwissenschaften. 84, p. 82 - 86

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

New criteria for the identification of animal fats preserved in archaeological pottery

Evershed, RP., Mottram, HR., Dudd, SN., Charters, S., Stott, AW., Lawrence, GJ., Gibson, AM., Conner, A., Blinkhorn, PW. & Reeves, V., 1997, In : Naturwissenschaften. 84, p. 402 - 406

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

109 Citations (Scopus)
211 Citations (Scopus)

Preservation of chitin in 25 million-year-old fossils

Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP., Flannery, MB. & Wuttke, M., 1997, In : Science. 5318, p. 1541 - 1543

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

128 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation experiments for determining the use of ancient pottery vessels: the behaviour of epicuticular leaf wax during boiling of a leafy vegetable

Charters, S., Evershed, RP., Quye, A., Blinkhorn, PW. & Reeves, V., 1997, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 24, p. 1 - 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

58 Citations (Scopus)

Soluble forms of kidney meprin-α

Beynon, RJ., Oliver, S., Stateva, L., Evershed, RP. & Robertson, D., 1997, The Astacins: structure and function of a new protein family. Zwilling, R. & Stocker, W. (eds.). Hamburg: Kovac, p. 73 - 84

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

The fate of Chitin in Tertiary and Quaternary sediments

Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP. & Miller, RF., 1997, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 214 (1), p. 39 - 39 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

174 Citations (Scopus)

Volatile compounds in archaeological plant remains and the Maillard reaction during decay of organic matter

Evershed, RP., Bland, HA., van Bergen, PF., Carter, JF., Horton, MC. & Rowley-Conwy, PA., 1997, In : Science. 278, p. 432 - 433

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

66 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Ancient Insects

Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP. & Stankiewicz, BA., 1998, ABI grand finale (Conference) (1998 Jan : London) . Natural Environment Research Council, Vol. 14.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Assessing microbial lipid contributions during laboratory degradations of fats and oils and pure triacylglycerols absorbed in ceramic postsherds

Dudd, SN., Regert, M. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Organic Geochemistry. 29, p. 1345 - 1354

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Biodegradation of the chitin-protein complex in crustacean cuticle

Stankiewicz, BA., Masterlerz, M., Hof, CHJ., Bierstedt, A., Flannery, MB., Briggs, DEG. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Organic Geochem. 28, p. 67 - 76

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

72 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical preservation of plants and insects in natural resins

Stankiewicz, BA., Poinar, HN., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP. & Poinar (Jr), GO., 1998, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 265, p. 641 - 647

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

66 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the analytical performance of filament and Curie-point pyrolysis devices

Stankiewicz, BA., Van Bergen, PF., Smith, MB., Carter, JF., Briggs, DEG. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 45, p. 133 - 151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

33 Citations (Scopus)

Compound-specific δ15N amino acid signals in palaeosols as indicators of early land use: a preliminary study

Simpson, IA., Bol, R., Dockrill, SJ., Petzke, KJ. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Archaeological Prospection. 4, p. 147 - 152

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Direct demonstration of milk as an element of archaeological economies

Dudd, SN. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Science. 282, p. 1478 - 1481

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

191 Citations (Scopus)

Early anthropogenic soil formation at Tofts Ness, Sanday, Orkney

Simpson, IA., Dockrill, SJ., Bull, ID. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 25, p. 729 - 746

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

78 Citations (Scopus)

Free and bound fatty acid oxidation products in archaeological ceramic vessels

Hhh, I., Regert, M., Bland, HA., Dudd, SN., van Bergen, PF. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 265, p. 2027 - 2032

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

104 Citations (Scopus)

Hydroxy and ketonic androstanes: a new class of sterol diagenetic product in peat

Avsejs, LA., Nott, CJ., Maxwell, JR. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Organic Geochemistry. 28, p. 749 - 753

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory studies on sedimentary lipid preservation: Different preservation potentials inferred for leaf and algal lipids

Rieley, G., Raven, AM., Lawson, AM., Evershed, RP., Parkes, RJ. & Maxwell, JR., 1998, In : Ancient Biomolecules. 2, p. 177 - 183

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Leaf carbon isotope compositions and stomatal characters: important considerations for palaeoclimate reconstructions

Lockheart, MJ., Poole, I., van Bergen, PF. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Organic Geochemistry. 29, p. 1003 - 1008

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

47 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular coproscopy: dung and diet of the extinct ground sloth Northrotheriops shastensis

Poinar, HN., Hofreiter, M., Spaulding, WG., Martin, PS., Stankiewicz, BA., Bland, HA., Evershed, RP., Possnert, G. & Paabo, S., 1998, In : Science. 281, p. 402 - 406

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Organic geochemical studies of soils from Rothamsted Experimental Station - III: Nitrogen-containing organic matter in soil from Geescroft Wilderness

van Bergen, PF., Flannery, MB., Poulton, PR. & Evershed, RP., 1998, Nitrogen-Containing Macromolecules in the Bio- and Geosphere. Stankiewicz, BA. & van Bergen, PF. (eds.). American Chemical Society, p. 321 - 338

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

34 Citations (Scopus)

Organic geochemical studies of soils from the Rothamsted Classical Experiments - IV. Preliminary results from a study of the effect of soil pH on organic matter decay

van Bergen, PF., Nott, CJ., Bull, ID., Poulton, PR. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Organic Geochemistry. 29, p. 1779 - 1795

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

149 Citations (Scopus)

Purity assessments of major vegetable oils based on δ13C values of individual fatty acids

Woodbury, SE., Evershed, RP. & Rossell, JB., 1998, In : Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 75, p. 371 - 379

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Quantitative and qualitative analysis of chitin in fossil arthropods: comparison of a colorimetric assay and Pyrolysis-Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

Bierstedt, A., Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Analyst. 123, p. 139 - 145

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

24 Citations (Scopus)

Taphonomy of arthropod cuticles from Pliocene lake sediments, Willershausen, Germany

Briggs, DEG., Stankiewicz, BA., Meischner, D., Bierstedt, A. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : PALAIOS. 13, p. 386 - 394

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

24 Citations (Scopus)

The alteration of Bath building stone and the controversial role of lichen colonisation

Vaughan, SJ., Ragnarsdottir, KV., Hill, D., Mills, A. & Evershed, RP., 1998, Unknown. Vol. June 1998.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

The fate of chitin in Quaternary and Tertiary strata

Stankiewicz, BA., Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP., Miller, RF. & Bierstedt, A., 1998, Unknown. Vol. 707. p. 211 - 224

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

19 Citations (Scopus)

The molecular preservation of fossil arthropod cuticles

Briggs, DEG., Evershed, RP. & Stankiewicz, BA., 1998, In : Ancient Biomolecules. 2, p. 135 - 146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The molecular taphonomy of arthropod and plant cuticles from the Carboniferous of North America

Stankiewicz, BA., Scott, AC., Collinson, ME., Finch, P., Mösle, B., Briggs, DEG. & Evershed, RP., 1998, In : Journal of the Geological Society. 155, p. 453 - 462

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

58 Citations (Scopus)

Chemical and morphological changes in human skin during preservation in waterlogged and desiccated environments

Flannery, MB., Stankiewicz, BA., Hutchins, JC., White, CW. & Evershed, RP., 1999, In : Ancient Biomolecules. 3, p. 37 - 50

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Chemical evidence for a structured agricultural manuring regime on the island of Pseira, Crete during the Minoan period

Bull, ID., Betancourt, PP. & Evershed, RP., 1999, Meletemata: Studies in Aegean Archaeology (AEGAEUM 20 Annales d'archeologie egeene de l'Universite de Liege et UT-PASP. Betancourt, PP., Karageorghis, V., Laffineur, R., N. & W-D. (eds.). Université de Liège and University of Texas at Austin, Vol. 20. p. 69 - 72

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Cholesterol as a New Source of Palaeodietary Information: Experimental Approaches and Archaeological Applications

Stott, A., Evershed, R., Jim, S., Jones, V., Rogers, J. & Tuross, N., Jun 1999, In : Journal of Archaeological Research. 26, p. 705 - 716

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Estimating the contribution of Spartina anglica biomass to salt-marsh sediments using compound specific stable carbon isotope measurements

Bull, ID., van Bergen, PF., Bol, R., Brown, S., Gledhill, AR., Gray, AJ., Harkness, DD., Woodbury, SE. & Evershed, RP., 1999, In : Organic Geochemistry. 30, p. 477 - 483

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

85 Citations (Scopus)

Fonction des ceramiques et alimentation au Neolithique Final sur les cites de Chalain

Regert, M., Dudd, SN., Petrequin, P. & Evershed, RP., 1999, In : Revue d'Archéométrie. 23, p. 91 - 99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Interpreting early land management through compound specific stable isotope analyses of archaeological soils

Simpson, IA., Bol, R., Bull, ID., Evershed, RP., Petzke, K-J. & Dockrill, SJ., 1999, In : Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 13, p. 1315 - 1319

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

33 Citations (Scopus)