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Southern Cross GeoScience

Marie Orange

Marie Orange

Education:

M.Sc in Science applied to Archaeology (Magna cum laude) 2012, University of Bordeaux III, (France)

BA in Art History and Archaeology, 2010, University of Bordeaux III (France)

E: m.orange.10@student.scu.edu.au

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Professional resume

Research interests / background:

PhD topic:
New considerations for obsidian sourcing in Archaeology: the case of the peri-Mediterranean area.

  • Applied physics to Archaeology
  • Prehistoric Archaeology
  • Mediterranean Archaeology
  • Lithic sourcing in archaeological studies
  • Obsidian sourcing

Supervisors:Prof Anja Scheffers, Dr Reanud Joannes-Boyau & Dr Francois-Xavier Lebourdonnec

Teaching experience:

2015 - Demonstrator: Chemistry [CHE00201], School of Environment, Science & Engineering, SCU

Journal articles:

Orange M., Carter T., Le Bourdonnec F.-X. (2013) Sourcing obsidian from Tell Aswad and Qdeir 1 (Syria) by SEM-EDS and EDXRF: Methodological implications. Comptes Rendus Palevol, 12(3), pp.173-180.

Joannes-Boyau R., Scheffers A., Chapoulie R., Lahaye C., Parr J., Orange M., Moffat I., Guibert P. (2014) Thermal behaviour of organic radicals and paramagnetic centres in chert: A case study of Bergeracois brown chert, Dordogne, France. Quaternary Geochronology 23, pp.26-34.

Conferences:

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Bellot-Gurlet L., Bressy-Léandri C., Lugliè C., Scheffers A., Joannes-Boyau R. (2015) Obsidian consumption in the Western Mediterranean during the Neolithic: overview of the analytical strategies. GeoMedislands - The Geoarchaeology of Mediterranean Islands, June 2015. Oral presentation.

Mazet S., Marini N., Bontempi J.-M., Boschian G., Branch N., Dubernet S., Forti A., Gabriele M., Joly C., Bressy-Léandri C., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Orange M., Perruchini E., Wilkinson K., Williams K. (2015) The Neolithisation of Corsica: a view from the top… GeoMedislands - The Geoarchaeology of Mediterranean Islands, June 2015. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., D'Anna A., Lugliè C., Joannes-Boyau R., Scheffers A. (2015) Une économie de l'obsidienne en Corse Néolithique : vue du site d'I Stantari (Corse-du-Sud). GMPCA, Group for Multi-field Processes Contributing to Archaeology, France, April 2015. Poster.

Mazet S., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Orange M., Perruchini E., Bontempi J.-M., Boschian G., Marini N., Dubernet S., Joannes-Boyau R., Scheffers A. (2015) Des obsidiennes sardes dans la montagne corse au Néolithique moyen… Abri des Castelli, 2140 m d'altitude, commune de Corte, Haute-Corse. GMPCA - Group for Multi-field Processes Contributing to Archaeology, France, April 2015. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Scheffers A., Joannes-Boyau R. (2014) LA-ICP-MS and obsidian sourcing: towards an exhaustive characterization of lithic archaeological assemblages. RISE - Research in Science, Engineering and the Environment conference, Lismore - October 2014. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Lugliè C., Bellot-Gurlet L., Dubernet S., Joannes-Boyau R., Poupeau G., Scheffers A. (2014) Vers une détermination exhaustive de la provenance des obsidiennes en Méditerranée Occidentale : élaboration d'une stratégie analytique. RST - Réunion des Sciences de la Terre, France - October 2014. Poster.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Bellot-Gurlet L., Dubernet S., D'Anna A., Lugliè C., Tramoni P., Bressy-Leandri C., Poupeau G., Joannes-Boyau R., Scheffers A., Marchesi H. (2014) PIXE et obsidiennes : l'exemple du site Néolithique de Renaghju (Sartène, Corse-Du-Sud). IBAF - Ion Beam Analysis Francophone, France - October 2014. Poster.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., D'Anna A., Bellot-Gurlet L., Scheffers A., Poupeau G., Joannes-Boyau R., Lugliè C. (2014) Obsidian economy in Neolithic Corsica: contribution from the phase III level of Renaghju. ISA - International Symposium on Archaeometry, Los Angeles - May 2014. Poster.

Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Poupeau G., Bellot-Gurlet L. and Orange M. (2014) PIXE and Obsidian Sourcing in the Mediterranean Area. 79th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) - April 2014. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Scheffers A., Joannes-Boyau R. (2014) Introducing a new complementary geochemical approach for obsidian sourcing: The case of the western Mediterranean. 79th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) - April 2014. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Carter T. and Le Bourdonnec F.-X. (2013) Sourcing obsidian by SEM-EDS and EDXRF in Neolithic Syria. G.M.P.C.A. (Group for Multi-field Processes Contributing to Archaeology) - April 23rd-27th 2013. Poster.

Orange M., Carter T. and Le Bourdonnec F.-X. (2013) Studying Near-East obsidian from Neolithic Syria: a joint analysis by SEM-EDS and EDXRF. SAA Meeting (Society for American Archaeology) - April, 3rd-7th 2013. Session: Improving XRF methods for the geochemical characterization of archaeological materials: precision, accuracy, limits of detection. Oral presentation.

Orange M., Carter T. and Le Bourdonnec F.-X., Lefrais Y. (2012) Obsidian Economy in Neolithic Syria: The Case of Tell Aswad (Middle/Late PPNB). ASAS Symposium - Nashville, 5th October 2012. Poster.