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NCJ Number: 32783 Find in a Library
Title: PHYSICAL METHODS OF FINGERPRINT DEVELOPMENT
Journal: CANADIAN SOCIETY OF FORENSIC SCIENCE JOURNAL  Volume:8  Issue:4  Dated:(DECEMBER 1975)  Pages:144-147
Author(s): G L THOMAS
Corporate Author: Canadian Soc of Forensic Science
Canada
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: Canadian Soc of Forensic Science
Ottawa, Ontario K1K OH2, Canada
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: BREIF REVIEW OF RECENT RESEARCH AS OF 1975 IN BRITAIN ON PHYSICAL METHODS APPLIED TO FINGERPRINT PROBLEMS.
Abstract: SOME WORK ON THE MECHANICS OF POWDER ADHESION TO FINGERPRINTS IS REPORTED ALONG WITH NEW RESULTS ON THE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF FINGERPRINTS. THE DEVELOPMENT OF FINGERPRINTS BY THE USE OF METAL VAPOUR UNDER VACUUM IS DISCUSSED. THIS METHOD HAS BEEN USED FOR THE SUCCESSFUL DEVELOPMENT OF SCENE OF CRIME FINGERPRINTS ON POLYTHENE. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Crime laboratories; Fingerprints; Great Britain/United Kingdom; Research
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