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CSAFE Bitemark Thinkshop Report



NFN CSAFE, Kelly Sauerwein


This is supplemental information to NISTIR 8352 Bitemark Analysis: A NIST Scientific Foundation Review. NIST asked the Center for Statistics and Applications in Forensic Evidence (CSAFE), a NIST Forensic Science Center of Excellence, to organize a Bitemark Thinkshop to gather input from the bitemark analysis community and its stakeholders.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - NIST IR 8352sup1
Report Number
NIST IR 8352sup1


bitemark, forensic, forensics, foundation review


CSAFE, N. and Sauerwein, K. (2022), CSAFE Bitemark Thinkshop Report, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed April 18, 2024)
Created October 11, 2022, Updated February 2, 2024