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2017 NIJ R&D Series: Impression, Pattern, & Trace Evidence
Archival Version - The NIJ Forensic Science Research and Development Symposium was a free and open meeting where attendees learned about NIJ-funded research across a variety of forensic science areas.
Morning Session I - Impression, Pattern & Trace Evidence 

Speakers & Presentations for this section listed below:

Welcome Remarks - Gerald LaPorte, NIJ

Opening Remarks - Greg Dutton

The Fluid Dynamics of Droplet Impact on Inclined Surfaces with Application to Forensic Blood Splatter Analysis - Marc Smith, Georgia Tech

Illuminating Lifestyles by Metabolomics of Personal Objects - Amina Bouslimani, University of California, San Diego

Audio Forensics of Gunshot Sounds - Rob Maher, Montana State University

Characterization of Organic Firearms Discharge Residue: Progress and Potential - Suzanne Bell, West Virginia University

This webinar was recorded in its entirety at the time of the Live event in order to capture the one on one interaction with the presenter. Funding for this Forensic Technology Center of Excellence event has been provided by the National Institute of Justice.


R&D Symposium Presenters
Gerald LaPorte - NIJ

Greg Dutton

Marc Smith - Georgia Tech

Amina Bouslimani - University of California, San Diego

Rob Maher - Montana State University

Suzanne Bell - West Virginia University

This event is funded through a Cooperative Agreement (2011-DN-BX-K564) from the National Institute

of Justice (NIJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), and U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ). The views,

policies, and opinions expressed are those of the authors and contributors and do not necessarily reflect

those of the NIJ, OJP, or USDOJ.