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group initially planned to conduct a range of different studies on the cloth, including radio-carbon dating. The six labs that showed interest in performing the procedure fell into two categories, according to the method they utilised: In 1982, the S. The blind-test method was abandoned because the distinctive three-to-one herringbone twill weave of the shroud could not be matched in the controls, and a laboratory could thus identify the shroud sample. Gove consulted numerous laboratories which were able at the time (1982) to carbon-date small fabric samples. [...] The pressure on the ecclesiastic authorities to accept the Turin protocol have almost approached illegality.
Laboratory personnel are always on hand to provide advice on any aspects of the dating technique.
Samples from the main part of the cloth, unlike the carbon 14 sample area, did not contain any vanillin. After a lengthy peer review process, his findings that the carbon dating was wholly invalid were published in the scientific journal Rogers' published work showing that the carbon dating is invalid has been confirmed by John L Brown, a forensic materials specialist at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Georgia and by Robert Villarreal and a team of nine scientists at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico.
If the shroud was only as old as the radiocarbon date, it would have plentiful vanillin.
We also have an expert in pottery identification (Derek Hall: email Derek) associated with the laboratory if this is required.
Under the direction of Professor Gordon Cook, eleven highly trained members of SUERC staff carry out all Our staff members have several decades of collective experience in radiocarbon dating, thus ensuring good continuity of the quality of the analytical service.