Aryeh E. Shimron; selected publications in geo-archaeology; years 2000-2014 only

Shimron, A.E.; Frumkin, A.; Rosenbaum J.; Deutsch, Y. and Dvoracek, M. 2000 The Significance of Geological Structures, Cave Sediments and Hydraulic Lime in the Interpretation of the History of the Subterranean Waterworks Beneath Ancient Jerusalem. Geological Survey of Israel, Current Research, Vol. 12 pp. 247-256.

Rhodes, Edward J. Shimron, Aryeh E. and Hoptroff, Richard, 2002. Dating Qumran by Optically Stimulated Luminescence. In: Qumran, The Site of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Archaeological Interpretations and Debates, Brown University Meet. Nov. 2002.

Frumkin, A.E; Shimron, A.E.; Rosenbaum, J.; 2003. Radiometric Dating of the Siloam Tunnel, Jerusalem, Nature, Vol. 425, No. 6954, pp. 169-171.

Shimron, A.E.; Avigad, D. 2003. The Ballast Rock Assemblage. In: Elisha Linder and Yaacov Kahanov, The Ma’agan Mikhael Ship, The Recovery of a 2400-Year-Old Merchantman,  Final Report, Vol. 1. pp. 153-182. Israel Exploration Society and University of Haifa.

Shimron, A.E.; 2003. An Archaeometric Study of Plasters from the Water Installations at Qumran. In: Jean-Baptiste Humbert OP & Jan Gunneweg, Khirbet Qumran et Ain Feshkha II, pp. 321-340. Academic Press Fribourg, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Gottingen.

Shimron, A.E.; Peleg, O. and Deutsch, Y. 2004. The 70CE Temple Mount Conflagration: First Scientific Evidence. In: New Studies on Jerusalem, Vol. 10, Editors: Eyal Baruch and Avraham Faust, Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Jewish Studies, pp. 19-33.

Shimron, Aryeh E; 2004. Selected Plaster and Glassy Samples at Tel Lachish. In: The Renewed Archaeological Excavations at Lachish (1973-1994), Vol. V, by David Ussishkin. Tel Aviv University Sonia and Marco Nadler Institute of Archaeology, Monograph Series 22, pp.2620-2655.

Shimron Aryeh E; 2004. Selected Lithics.. In: The Renewed Archaeological Excavations at Lachish (1973-1994), Vol. V, by David Ussishkin. Tel Aviv University Sonia and Marco Nadler Institute of Archaeology, Monograph Series 22, pp. 2609-2619.

Shimron, A.E; 2004. Warren’s Shaft: No, It Really Was Not Used to Draw Water. Biblical Archaeology Review, July/August 2004, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 14-15.

Shimron, A.E. Segal, I. and Deutsch, Y. 2005. Zinc metal from a tomb in the ancient cemetery of Khirbet Qumran on the Dead Sea: ancient craft or contemporary fraud. Proceeding from “Conference on Metallurgy – a touchstone for cross-cultural interaction”. British Museum, London, April 2005.

Frumkin, A. and Shimron, A.E. 2006. Tunnel engineering in the Iron Age: Geoarchaeology of the Siloam Tunnel, Jerusalem. Journal of Archaeological Science. Vol. 33, Issue 2, Feb. 2006, pp. 227-237.

Shimron, A.E. 2007. The Chemistry of Plasters and Carbonate Crusts from some Miqva’ot and Another Water Installation at Masada. MASADA, The Yigael Yadin Excavations 1963-1965, Final Reports. Israel Exploration Society publications Jerusalem 2007, pp. 127-131.

Shimron, Aryeh E. and Peleg-Barkat Orit. 2010. New Evidence of the Roal Stoa and Roman Flames.  Biblical Archaeology Review, Vol. 36. No. 2 (March/April), pp. 56-62.

Shimron, Aryeh E. and Frumkin, Amos. 2011. The Why, How and When of the Siloam Tunnel Reevaluated: A Reply to Sneh, Weinberger, and Shalev. Bull. Am. School of Oriental Res.  No. 364, Nov. 2011. pp. 53-60.

Frumkin Amos and Shimron Aryeh E. 2012.  Dating and engineering of Siloam Tunnel, Jerusalem.  Water in Antiquity, 15th International Conference, Cura Aquarum in Israel, October 2012, p. 20.

Shimron Aryeh E., Jacobovici, Simcha,  Werner H. Schoch and Vitaly Gutkin. 2014. The Caiaphas Tomb in Jerusalem: Petrochemistry of ossuary bones, two nails and their implications. Nature, in preparation.