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NCJ Number: 113677 Find in a Library
Title: Computerized Database for Forensic Textile Fibres
Journal: Canadian Society of Forensic Science Journal  Volume:21  Issue:1&2  Dated:(March/June 1988)  Pages:1-10
Author(s): G R Carroll; W C Lalonde; B D Gaudette; S L Hawley; R S Hubert
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 11
Type: Measurement/Evaluation Device
Format: Article
Language: English; French
Country: Canada
Annotation: Development and application of a computerized database for assistance in the identification of textile fibres encountered in forensic trace evidence analysis is described.
Abstract: In addition to providing investigative assistance, this database also has application in proficiency testing, training, research and standard fibre collection inventory. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Hair and fiber analysis
Index Term(s): Evidence collection; Forensic sciences; Trace evidence
Note: Presented at the International Association of Forensic Sciences, 11th Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, August, 1987.
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