MATERIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY (STABLES ISOTOPES AND RADIOCARBON) – Publications

Selected Publications 2015-2020

  1. Correlation between δ18Ow and δ18Οen for estimating human mobility and paleomobility patterns, Dotsika, 2020, Scientific Reports, under review.
  2. Natural tracers for identifying the origin of the thermal fluids emerging along the North-Northeastern Greece: geochemical and geothermal assessment, Dotsika E., Dalabakis P., Raco B., Diamantopoulos G., Karalis P., Arvanitis A., Kolios N., Spyridonos E., Athanassas K., Kalioras A. and Michelot J. L. 2020, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, under review.
  3. Late Hellenistic to Later Roman/Byzantine periods faunal and flora assemblage in the ancient Akrai (south–eastern Sicily). Environment and food circulation reconstruction, A. Chowaniec E. Dotsika A. Gręzak, In book: On the borders of Syracuse: Multidisciplinary studies on the ancient town of Akrai/Acrae, Sicily, R. Chowaniec (red.), Warsaw 2018, Publisher: University of Warsaw
  4. Using stable isotope technique in order to assess the dietary habits of a Roman population in Greece, Dotsika, D.E. Michael, 2018, Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2018.04.015
  5. Influence of Climate on Stable Nitrogen Isotopic Values of Contemporary Greek Samples: Implications for Isotopic Studies of Human Remains from Neolithic to Late Bronze Age Greece, Dotsika and G. Diamantopoulos, Geosciences 2019 (Switzerland) 9(5):217, DOI: 10.3390/geosciences9050217.
  6. Establishment of a Greek Food Database for Palaeodiet Reconstruction: Case Study of Human and Fauna Remains from Neolithic to Late Bronze Age from Greece, Dotsika, G. Diamantopoulos, S. Lykoudis, S. Gougoura, E. Kranioti, P. Karalis, D. Michael, E. Samartzidou and E. Palaigeorgiou, Geosciences 2019 (Switzerland) 9(4), 165: DOI: 10.3390/geosciences9040165.
  7. 13C and 18O stable isotope analysis applied to detect technological variations and weathering processes of ancient lime and hydraulic mortars, Dotsika, E.; Kyropoulou, D.; Christaras, V.; G. Diamantopoulos. Geosciences (Switzerland) 8 (9), 2018, DOI:10.3390/geosciences8090339.
  8. Isotopic composition of spring water in Greece: spring waters isoscapes, Dotsika E.; Diamantopoulos G.; Lykoudis S.; Poutoukis D.; Kranioti E.; Geosciences (Switzerland) 8 (7), 2018, DOI: 10.3390/geosciences8070238.
  9. Isotopic reconstruction of diet in Medieval Thebes (Greece), Dotsika, E.; Michael, D.E.; Iliadis, E.; Karalis P.; Diamantopoulos G., Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, Vol. 22, 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2018.08.019.
  10. The fingerprint of Greek raw materials in the composition of ancient glasses with “unexpected” isotopic compositions, Dotsika E., Ignatiadou D., Longinelli A., Poutoukis D., Diamantopoulos G., Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, Vol. 22, 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2017.12.030
  11. Stable Isotope and Radiocarbon Analysis in Bones from Prehistoric Settlement of Dispilio, Kastoria Lake, Northern Greece, Chantzi P., Dotsika E.*, Albanakis K., and KOTSAKIS K., 2017. Radiocarbon 59, 6, 1629-1644
  12. D-O-C Stable Isotopes, 14C Radiocarbon and Radiogenic isotopes (Sr, Nd) technique applied in wine products for geographical origin and authentication, CHANTZI P., POUTOUKI A.Ε., DOTSIKA E., 2016. “Grape and Wine Biotechnology”, InTech Publishing, ISBN 978-953-51-4773-2.
  13. Speleothem record of climatic changes in the northern Aegean region (Greece) from the Bronge Age to the collapse of the Roman Empire, PSOMIADIS D., DOTSIKA E., ALBANAKIS K., GHALEB B., HILLAIRE-MARCEL C., Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Volume 489, 1 January 2018, Pages 272-283.
  14. Provenance of polychrome and colorless 8th -4th century BC glass from Pieria, Greece: a Chemical and isotopic approach. Blomme a, P. Degryse a,b, E., Dotsika, D. Ignatiadou d A., Longinelli e, and A. Silvestri, 2017.  Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 78, 134–146.
  15. δ18O and chemical composition of Greek-Roman glass (1st-6th centuries AD), DOTSIKA E., SILVESTRI A., LONGINELLI A., SELMO E., DOUKATA-DEMERTZI, Journal of Chemistry, Volume 2017, Article ID 2956075, 14 pages https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2956075 .
  16. Stable Isotope and Radiocarbon Analysis in Bones from Prehistoric Settlement of Dispilio, Kastoria Lake, Northern Greece, Chantzi P., Dotsika E., Albanakis K., Poutouki A. E., and Samartzidou E., 2017. “Radiocarbon journal: manuscript ID: RDC-CONF-2016-0167.
  17. Environmental Impact on Fossil Record for Palaecological Reconstruction Studies. Chantzi Paraskevi , Dotsika Elissavet , Raco Brunella , Albanakis Konstadinos , Poutouki Anastasia, Samarztidou Eleni, Earth and Environmental Science 44, doi:10.1088/1755-1315/44/3/032008
  18. Alarm photosynthesis”: Calcium oxalate crystals as an internal CO2 source in plants. Tooulakou, A. Giannopoulos, D. Nikolopoulos, P. Bresta, E. Dotsika, M. Orkoula, C. Kontoyannis, C. Fassea, G. Liakopoulos, M.I. Klapa and G. Karabourniotis, 2016. Plant physiology, 152, 72-90.
  19. Reevaluation of the plant “gemstones”: Calcium oxalate crystals sustain photosynthesis under drought conditions: Tooulakou, A. Giannopoulos, D. Nikolopoulos, P. Bresta, E. Dotsika, M. Orkoula, C. Kontoyannis, C. Fassea, G. Liakopoulos, M.I. Klapa and G. Karabourniotis, 2016. Plant signaling & behavior, vol., 11, n0 9, e1215793-7. Doi.org/10.1080/15592324.2016.
  20. Tracing the primary production location of core-formed glass vessels, Mediterranean Group I. Annelore Blomme, Jan Elsen, Dieter Brems, Andrew Shortland, Elissavet Dotsika, &, Patrick Degryse., Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 5 (2016) 1–9.
  21. Isotopic modeling of the sub-cloud evaporation effect in precipitation. V. Salamalikis , A.A. Argiriou , E. Dotsika 2016. Science of the Total Environment 544, 1059–1072.
  22. Periodicity analysis of d18O in precipitation over Central Europe: Time–frequency considerations of the isotopic ‘temperature’ effect. Salamalikis , A.A. Argiriou , E. Dotsika, 2016. Journal of Hydrology 534, 150–163.
  23. Geological sources of As in the environment of Greece: A review. Gamaletsos, A., Godelitsas, E. Dotsika, E. Tzamos and A. Filippidis,  2016. Handbook of Environmental Chemistry, 40, pp. 77-113.
  24. H-O-C-S isotope and geochemical assessment of the geothermal area of Central Greece, DOTSIKA, E., 2015. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 150, 1-15.
  25. O–H–C isotope ratio determination in wine in order to be used as a fingerprint of its regional origin, RACO, B., DOTSIKA, E., POUTOUKIS, D., BATTAGLINI, R., CHANTZI, P., 2015. Food Chemistry, Volume 168, 588-594
  26. Stable isotopic composition of atmospheric water vapor in Patras, Greece: A concentration weighted trajectory approach. SALAMALIKIS,, ARGYRIOU A. A., DOTSIKA E. 2015. Atmospheric Research, Volume 152, 93-104.