Thomas Harold Loy
Date of Birth  :
1942
Place of Birth  :
Los Angeles
Country  :
United States
Field of Expertise  :
Archaeology
Educational background  :
Upon graduation from Chino High School in 1959, he attended Redlands University. He was strongly influenced by the Beat poetry movement in San Francisco, and and became a fine poet himself.
Acheivements / Contributions  :

He was a Senior Lecturer in the School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. His research interests included hominid tool use at Pliocene/Early Pleistocene cave sites in South Africa, tools of the Italo/Austrian Ice Man Mummy (Ítzi), and theory and logic in archaeology. Responsible for the creation of an entire sub discipline of archaeological research known as residue analysis

Bibliography  :
Prehistoric blood residues: detection on tool surfaces and identification of species of origin. <br /> Blood residue analysis of 90,000-year-old stone tools from Tabun Cave, Israel.