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21. 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 ...

22. 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

23. Passive 670 GHz imaging with uncooled low-noise HEMT amplifiers coupled to zero-bias diodes
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 6/9/2014
Authors: Erich N Grossman, K Leong, X. B. Mei, W. R. Deal
Abstract: We discuss the application of recently developed 670 GHz low-noise amplifiers based on InP HEMTs to passive indoor imaging. Packaged LNAs were integrated with commercial zero-bias diodes, and accurate measurements of system noise-equivalent tempe ...

24. Some Journal Metrics for Forensic Science International: Genetics
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 10/2/2013
Author: John M Butler
Abstract: Forensic Science International: Genetics, which is the official journal of the International Society for Forensic Genetics, has grown in readership and impact factor since its introduction in 2007. This article reviews some metrics of the 32 issu ...

25. 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 ...

26. 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 ...

27. 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 Williams, Phylis S Bamberger, Burney Yvette, Larry Brown, Cynthia E. Jones, Ralph Keaton, William Kiley, Karen Thiessen, 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 ...

28. The Triad of Scientific Publication: Reading, Writing, and Reviewing
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 10/2/2013
Author: John M Butler
Abstract: A workshop on scientific publication was presented at the 2013 ISFG conference by the author, who has written four widely-used textbooks and 150 peer-reviewed articles and invited book chapters. This article is a summary of key points made durin ...

29. Towards male individualization with rapidly mutating Y-chromosomal STRs
Topic: Homeland Security/Forensics/Human Identity
Published: 7/14/2014
Authors: Michael D Coble, Carolyn R Hill

30. 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 ...

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