OCTOPUS - OSL/TL Australia

Project title

Open Cosmogenic Isotope and Luminescence Database


Compilation of published OSL and TL ages along with ancillary GIS vector (sample site and basin outline) and raster (DEM, D8 flow direction, D8 flow accumulation, topographic gradient) layers. The extent of the data is limited to the Australian continent.

Development funding for this dataset was received from Australian National Data Service (ANDS) High Value Collections.


University of Wollongong

Publication year


Software Required

Web browser + any desktop GIS

FoR codes (2008)

040303 Geochronology, 040313 Tectonics, 040607 Surface Processes

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Contact details

Alexandru T Codilean

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

University of Wollongong