Daniel Fernandes

PhD Student

 

Research group: Past cultures and populationsdaniel F

Institutional Address:

UCD School of Archaeology

Newman Building, University College Dublin

Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

Email: daniel.fernandes@ucdconnect.ie

 

Research interests:

Applying new and innovative technologies to study the past is my broadest professional interest. Specifically speaking, I focus on the genomics of prehistoric human populations by directly accessing ancient DNA of Mesolithic and Neolithic individuals. The main questions I research about are migrations and trait selection, with an interest in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean islands, during the Neolithic expansions into Europe. I also have some interest in the Bronze and Iron age periods. Methodological experimentation and protocol optimizations for ancient DNA is also a topic that I work on.

 

Personal URL:

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Daniel_Fernandes9

http://www.ucd.ie/archaeology/research/phd/daniel_fernandes/

 

 

Daniel Fernandes