Welcome to Canada's Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) Laboratory

Hosted at the University of Ottawa, the AEL-AMS laboratory was established to support research on environmental radioisotopes and to further our knowledge on the fundamental principles of Accelerator Mass Spectrometry.

Hosts of the 14th international AMS conference in 2017 Radiocarbon and Archaeological Conservation Radiocarbon dating of Yukon ice patch artifacts
monitoring nuclear activity with I 129 and tritium measurement of calcium 14 for medical applications
Semi-automated equipment for sample preparation
Evaluating Environmental Risk in Arctic Canada Student opportunities Radiocarbon and Archaeological Conservation