Franklin

Mechanics of impression evidence / David S. Pierce.

Author/Creator:
Pierce, David (David S.), author.
Edition:
1st edition
Publication:
Boca Raton : Auerbach Publications, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (230 p.)
Subjects:
Criminal investigation.
Evidence, Criminal.
Forensic sciences.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
System Details:
text file
Summary:
As forensic technology becomes more sophisticated, courts are demanding more scientific content and juries are expecting meticulous confirmation of facts alleged. Greater attention is now paid to increasingly finer details and improved methods of describing every form of evidence. Applying physics, chemistry, and engineering to the process of analysis and interpretation, Mechanics of Impression Evidence reflects the shift to these heightened standards and offers a starting point for significant change in the way that impression evidence is considered, utilized, and presente
Contents:
Front Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; The Authors; Introduction; Chapter 1: Forensic Analysis of Wood DNA; Chapter 2: Signs of Evolution; Chapter 3: Ivory Tower Syndrome; Chapter 4: The Ground We Walk On; Chapter 5: Measurement; Chapter 6: Fluids; Chapter 7: Surface Pairings; Chapter 8: Bias; Chapter 9: Exhibits to Evidence; Chapter 10: Validation Study of Three-Dimensional Striations from Outsoles; Chapter 11: Potential of Electrostatics; Chapter 12: Toward Development of a Unified Theory; Back Cover
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
0-429-24491-6
1-4398-1372-8
OCLC:
710992902
Publisher Number:
10.1201/b10612 doi
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