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1. 2D and 3D Topography Comparisons of Toolmarks Produced from Consecutively Manufactured Chisels and Punches.
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 5/20/2014
Authors: Xiaoyu A Zheng, Johannes A Soons, Robert Meryln Thompson, John Villanova, Taher Kakal
Abstract: A 2009 report by the National Academies [1] recommended strengthening the scientific basis of procedures and criteria employed by the forensic science specialty of toolmark identification. The current method of comparison and determination of ide ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914887

2. Applications of Surface Metrology in Firearm Identification
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 1/8/2014
Authors: Xiaoyu A Zheng, Johannes A Soons, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, Jun-Feng Song, Thomas B Renegar, Robert Meryln Thompson
Abstract: Surface metrology is commonly used to characterize functional engineering surfaces. The technologies developed offer opportunities to improve forensic toolmark identification. Toolmarks are created when a tool comes into contact with a surface an ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914401

3. Single fiber tensile properties measured by the Kolsky bar using a direct fiber clamping method
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 6/1/2013
Authors: Jae Hyun Kim, Nathanael A Heckert, Walter G McDonough, Kirk D Rice, Gale Antrus Holmes
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914325

4. Confocal Microscopy Analysis of Breech Face Marks on Fired Cartridge Cases from Ten Consecutively Manufactured Pistol Slides
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 7/1/2012
Authors: Xiaoyu A Zheng, Robert Meryln Thompson, Todd Weller
Abstract: Ten (10) pistol slides with consecutively manufactured breech faces, were obtained from Sturm, Ruger Co, Inc. A total of nine (9) test fires from each pistol, for a total of ninety (90) test fired cartridge cases, were compared using comparison micr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906690

5. Standards: Who Needs Them? An OLES initiative to identify standards needs in the responder community.
Series: OTHER
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 1/3/2012
Authors: William Guy Billotte, Jennifer Lyn Marshall, Sharon Nakich
Abstract: There is little understanding about who is interested in standards and which standards are being used in the responder community. Thus, the Law Enforcement Standards Office (OLES) implemented a small pilot to gather metrics and insights. OLES worked ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910380

6. Analysis of Three Different Regression Models to Estimate the Ballistic Performance of New and Environmentally Conditioned Body Armor
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7760
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 2/14/2011
Authors: Diane Mauchant, Michael A Riley, Kirk D Rice, Amanda Lattam Forster, Dennis D Leber, Daniel Victor Samarov
Abstract: The performance standard for ballistic-resistant body armor published by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), NIJ Standard 0101.06, recommends estimating the perforation performance of body armor by performing a statistical analysis on V50 bal ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907749

7. NIST SRM (Standard Reference Material) 2460/2461 Standard Bullets and Casings Project
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 10/13/2009
Authors: Jun-Feng Song, Thomas B Renegar, Xiaoyu A Zheng, Robert Meryln Thompson, Richard M Silver, Martin M Ols, Ted T Vorburger
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in collaboration with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) has developed the Standard Reference Material (SRM) 2460 Bullets and 2461 Cartridge Cases. NIST has also d ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=903625

8. Terahertz imaging and spectroscopy based on hot electron bolometer (HEB) heterodyne detection
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 1/23/2008
Authors: Eyal Gerecht, Lixing You
Abstract: Imaging and spectroscopy at terahertz frequencies have great potential for healthcare, plasma diagnostics, and homeland security applications. Terahertz frequencies correspond to energy level transitions of important molecules in biology and astrophy ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=32856

9. Guide for the Selection of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Decontamination Equipment for First Responders
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 3/1/2007
Authors: Alim A Fatah, Richard Arcilesi, Adam Judd, Laurel O'Connor, Charlotte H. Lattin, Corrie Y. Wells
Abstract: The primary purpose of the Guide for the Selection of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Decontamination Equipment for Emergency First Responders is to provide emergency first responders with information to aid them in the selec ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911304

10. Guide for the Selection of Chemical Detection Equipment for Emergency First Responders Guide 100‹06, 3rd Edition
Topic: Law Enforcement
Published: 1/1/2007
Authors: Alim A Fatah, Richard Arcilesi, James Peterson, Charlotte H. Lattin, Corrie Y. Wells, Joseph A. McClintock
Abstract: In recognizing the needs of State and local emergency first responders, the Law Enforcement Standards Office (OLES) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Techn ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911302



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