Robert H. Tykot

Professor
Anthropology
University of South Florida
E-mail: rtykot@usf.edu
Page: http://shell.cas.usf.edu/~rtykot/

Fields of interest:

archaeological science, archaeometry, Mediterranean prehistory
bone chemistry and ancient diets
trade and exchange of obsidian, ceramics
composition of metal alloys, paintings

Recent publications (10 selected):

Tykot, R.H. (ed.).
Proceedings of the 38th International Symposium on Archaeometry – May 10th-14th 2010 Tampa, Florida.
Open Journal of Archaeometry 2014-14, 1:e1.

Waterman, A.J., A.M. Silva & R.H. Tykot,
Stable isotopic indicators of diet from two Late Prehistoric burial sites in Portugal: an investigation of dietary evidence of social differentiation.
Open Journal of Archaeometry, 2014, 2(5258): 22-27.

A. Gil,, G. Neme, A. Ugan & R.H. Tykot.
Oxygen Isotopes and Human Residential Mobility in Central Western Argentina.
International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 2014, 24: 31-41.

H. Ashkanani, & R.H. Tykot.
Interregional interaction and Dilmun Power in the Bronze Age: A provenance study of ceramics from Bronze Age sites in Kuwait, and Bahrain using non-destructive pXRF analysis.
In R.A. Armitage & J.H. Burton (eds.),
Archaeological Chemistry VIII. ACS Symposium Series 2013, 1147:245-267.

Tykot, R.H., N.M. White, J.P. DuVernay, J.S. Freeman, C.T. Hays, M. Koppe, C.N. Hunt, R.A. Weinstein & D.S. Woodward.
Advantages and Disadvantages of pXRF for Archaeological Ceramic Analysis: Prehistoric Pottery Distribution and Trade in NW Florida.
In R.A. Armitage & J.H. Burton (eds.),
Archaeological Chemistry VIII. ACS Symposium Series 2013, 1147:233-244.

R.H. Tykot, K.P. Freund & A. Vianello.
Source Analysis of Prehistoric Obsidian Artifacts in Sicily (Italy) using pXRF.
In R.A. Armitage & J.H. Burton (eds.),
Archaeological Chemistry VIII. ACS Symposium Series 2013, 1147:195-210.

Killgrove, K. & R.H. Tykot.
Food for Rome: A Stable Isotope Investigation of Diet in the Imperial Period (1st–3rd Centuries AD).
Journal of Anthropological Archaeology 2013, 32: 28-38.

J.J. Herrmann, Jr., D. Attanasio, R.H. Tykot & A. van den Hoek.
Aspects of the Trade in White and Gray Architectural Marbles in Algeria.
L’Africa Romana 2012, 19: 1315-1330.

Price, T.D., J.H. Burton, A. Cucina, P. Zabala, R.H. Tykot & V. Tiesler.
Isotopic Studies of Human Skeletal Remains from a 16th-17th Century AD Churchyard in Campeche, Mexico: Diet, Ethnicity, Place of Origin, and Age.
Current Anthropology 2012, 53(4): 396-433, plus electronic supplements A, B, C.

I.M. Porto, H.J. Laure, R.H. Tykot, F.B. de Sousa, J.C. Rosa & R.F. Gerlach.
Recovery and identification of mature enamel proteins in ancient teeth.
European Journal of Oral Sciences 2011, 119: 83-87.