Norbert Mercier


Norbert is a physicist, geochronologist and research director at the CNRS based in the leading centre for archaeometry in France.

His work addresses questions of human evolution (e.g., Levant, South-Africa), where he made notable contributions to the field of archaeometry (e.g., application of thermoluminescence to flint).

Norbert is an expert in dosimetric modelling and luminescence-data analysis. He started working with R somewhat around 2014 and is an author of Luminescence.