Presentation by Dr. Michael S. Krzemnicki and Jean-Pierre Chalain at the Pearl Symposium in Bahrain in November 2019.
Blockchain, Chain of Custody and Trace Elements: An Overview of Tracking and Traceability Opportunities in the Gem Industry. Published in Journal of Gemmology, 36, 3, 212-227.
DNA Fingerprinting of Pearls, Corals and Ivory: A Brief Review of Applications in Gemmology. Published in Journal of Gemmology, 2018, 36, 2, 152-160.
Author(s): L.E. Cartier, M.S. Krzemnicki, B. Lendvay, J. B. Meyer
Radiocarbon 14C dating of pearls: from the study of cultural heritage to cultured pearl identification. 2017 presentation by Dr. Michael Krzemnicki at Jewellery Matters Symposium at Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam (Netherlands).
Simultaneous X-ray Radiography, Phase-Contrast and Darkfield Imaging to Separate Natural from Cultured Pearls. Published in Journal of Gemmology, 2017, 35, 7, 628–638.
Author(s): M.S. Krzemnicki, C. Hanser, V. Revol
Fake pearls made from Tridacna gigas shells. Published in Journal of Gemmology, 2017, 35, 5, 424-429.
Author(s): M.S. Krzemnicki, L.E. Cartier