Katharina Lechler and Sven Blanck of MAI Job are in agreement: "We were overwhelmed by the inquiries and individual meetings. Now we hope to bring together pupils and companies for trainee positions in the Carbon sector." MAI Job, a JOBSTARTER plus project from the Leading-Edge Cluster MAI Carbon of Carbon Composites e. (CCe V), is promoted using funds from the Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (German Federal Ministry of Education and Research) and the European Social Fund (ESF).The program is implemented by the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training.
The chemist who developed carbon dating, Willard Libby, won the Nobel Prize for his work.
By the year 2100, the atmosphere will have a radiocarbon age of 2,000 years old. If Graven's calculations are correct, carbon dating as we know it today will no longer be reliable by the year 2030.