Lithic Technology Lab

About the Lab

The lab provides study, research, and teaching space, and an area that is dedicated to stone tool replication and experimentation. The lab also houses a technology library, and archaeological and ethnographic collections.

ANTH 3701 (Lithic Technology) is taught in the lab, as are weekly sections of ANTH 2501 (Introduction to Archaeology) and a variety of seminars.

Current Projects

The lab’s current research projects include:

  • Technological analysis of Lower, Middle, and Upper Palaeolithic stone tool assemblages from the south Caucasus.
  • Experimental flint knapping and replication.

Our Team

Lab Director

Contact Us
Address: Beach Hall, Room 304G

354 Mansfield Road Unit 1176
Storrs, CT 06269-1176