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11. Latent Print Examination and Human Factors: Improving the Practice through a Systems Approach
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7842
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 2/17/2012
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, David H. Kaye, Thomas Busey, Melissa Gische, Gerry LaPorte, Colin Aitken, Susan M Ballou, Leonard Butt, Christophe Champod, David Charlton, Itiel E. Dror, Jules Epstein, Robert J. Garrett, Max Houck, Edward J. Imwinkelried, Ralph Keaton, Glenn Langenburg, Deborah A. Leben, Alice Maceo, Kenneth F. Martin, Jennifer L. Mnookin, Cedric Neumann, Joe Polski, Maria Antonia Roberts, Scott A. Shappell, Lyle Shaver, Sargur N. Srihari, Hal S. Stern, David Stoney, Anjali Swienton, Mary Frances Theofanos, Robert Meryln Thompson, John Vanderkolk, Maria Weir, Kasey Wertheim
Abstract: Fingerprints have provided a valuable method of personal identification in forensic science and criminal investigations for more than 100 years. The examination of fingerprints left at crime scenes, generally referred to as latent prints, consi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910745

12. Mapping Reactive Oxygen-Induced DNA Damage at Nucleotide Resolution
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 12/1/1999
Authors: S. A. Akman, R Drouin, G P Holmquist, H Rodriguez
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=100571

13. Markup Instructions for Extended Friction Ridge Features
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1151
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 2/5/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, Peter Komarinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner
Abstract: This document provides instructions for latent print examiners in marking friction ridge features to maximize consistency among examiners. This document builds upon the Extended Feature Set (EFS) defined in American National Standards Institute/N ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913169

14. Measurement Challenges to Innovation in the Biosciences: Critical Roles for NIST
Series: OTHER
Report Number: 903034
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/1/2009
Authors: Willie E May, Michael D. Amos, Joan Pellegrino
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=902138

15. Metrology Needs and NIST Resources for the Forensic DNA Community
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/1/2011
Authors: Michael D Coble, Margaret C Kline, John M Butler
Abstract: With the advent of Forensic DNA profiling in the mid-1980s, this technology has had a positive impact on the criminal justice system, helping to convict the guilty and exonerate the innocent. The field has evolved from focusing on multi-locus markers ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907456

16. New Resources for the Forensic Genetics Community Available on the NIST STRBase Website
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 12/7/2007
Author: John M Butler
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904130

17. Striation Density for Predicting the Identifiability of Fired Bullets
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 9/1/2010
Authors: Wei Chu, Jun-Feng Song, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, Susan M Ballou
Abstract: Without a selection procedure to exclude the bullets having insufficient individualized ballistics signature, automated ballistics identification systems will correlate an evidence bullet with all reference bullets stored in the database. Correlation ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=901713

18. Test Protocol for Comparative Evaluation of Protective Gloves for Law Enforcement and Corrections Applications
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/1/1999
Authors: Alim A Fatah, Kathleen M. Higgins
Abstract: The purpose of this test protocol is to compare the performance of protective gloves for use by law enforcement, corrections, and military personnel. The scope of this test protocol is limited to the types of gloves that meet the rating levels descr ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=30154

19. The Biological Evidence Preservation Handbook: Best Practices for Evidence Handlers
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7928
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 4/23/2013
Authors: Susan M Ballou, Margaret C Kline, Mark David Stolorow, Melissa K Taylor, Shannan R Williams, Phylis S Bamberger, Burney Yvette, Larry Brown, Cynthia Jones, Ralph Keaton, William Kiley, Karen Lanning, Gerry LaPorte, Joseph Latta, Linda E Ledray, Randy Nagy, Linda Schwind, Stephanie Stoiloff, Brian Ostrom
Abstract: The report of the Technical Working Group on Biological Evidence Preservation offers guidance for individuals involved in the collection, examination, tracking, packaging, storing, and disposition of biological evidence. This may include crime sc ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913699

20. Writing Guidelines for Requests for Proposals for Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1155
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 4/25/2013
Authors: Susan M Ballou, Michael D Garris, Anthony Clay, Joi Dickerson, Peter T Higgins, Janet Hoin, Lisa Jackson, Mike Lesko, Joe Morrissey, Leo Norton, Beth Owens, Joe Polski, Melissa K Taylor
Abstract: This is one of a series of documents prepared by the Latent Print Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) Interoperability Working Group. The purpose of these documents is to provide guidance and a framework to those involved in the id ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913324



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