What is the smallest sample by mass that can be dating using the AMS method?



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    It looks like the sample size can be as little as 50 ug (micrograms) under certain circumstances, but is routinely as small as 1 or 2 mg.

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    Wikipedia says that “AMS allows dating samples containing only a few milligrams of carbon.”

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