A Computer Program for Radiocarbon Age Calibration

@article{Stuiver1986ACP,
  title={A Computer Program for Radiocarbon Age Calibration},
  author={Minze Stuiver and Paula J. Reimer},
  journal={Radiocarbon},
  year={1986},
  volume={28},
  pages={1022-1030}
}
The calibration curves and tables given in this issue of RADIOCARBON form a data base ideally suited for a computerized operation. The program listed below converts a radiocarbon age and its age error o s (one standard deviation) into calibrated ages (intercepts with the calibration curve), and ranges of calibrated ages that correspond to the age error. The standard deviation o C in the calibration curve is taken into account using (see Stuiver and Pearson, this issue, for details). 
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