If the material is ceramic, some of the transferred energy will be stored in it.
The longer the object is exposed to the radiation, the energy will be stored—the ceramic becomes a sort of energy bucket that fills up at a certain rate.
The amount of light emitted by the sample is proportional to the amount of energy stored, and therefore, to the length of time the object—a ceramic pot for example—was exposed to radiation after it was made.
However, the radiation can come from several sources: So in order to find out when the pot was made, we must take into consideration what the pot is made of, whether soil and other objects in its environment are also sources of radiation, and whether it has been underground in a tomb or lying on the surface exposed to cosmic radiation.
MARCH 7--Yanni, the New Age musician, is facing domestic abuse charges after allegedly tussling with his girlfriend last week in the couple's Florida home.
The 51-year-old pianist, whose given name is John Yanni Christopher, allegedly struck the woman after ordering her to move out of his house last Thursday, according to a Manalapan Police Department report.
She claims the beloved musician is a Viagra-guzzling sex addict, who uses toys to spice up his bedroom activities.
Speaking to America's Globe publication, Barthes claims Yanni, real name YANNI CHRYSSOMALLIS, would ask her to pick out sex toys for him at his favourite Miami, Florida boutiques.
His explanation is as follows: Thermo luminescence dating is a process for determining the age of an object by measuring the amount of light given off by a small sample of the object when it is heated under carefully controlled conditions in the laboratory.The woman, whose name has been redacted from the report by cops, told investigators that Christopher asked her to move out during dinner and that when the pair returned home, the musician verbally abused her, calling her a "cunt" and "whore." He also allegedly told her that she was "garbage" and, as such, "should be packing her things in garbage bags." The woman said Christopher slapped her in the face as they argued.When cops arrived, they noticed that her upper lip was swollen and split open and that there was a small amount of dried blood on her lower lip.Many urns such as this were discovered in burial sites during the early 1900s and were probably used for the storage of grain or cereals.Before its acquisition by the Gallery, this funerary urn underwent thermo luminescent testing, a process that determines the authenticity of the object by providing an accurate range of dates for the ceramic’s last firing.
The Chinese funerary urn (99.56) in the New Acquisitions Gallery is made of earthenware with painted designs.