Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2003, $64,751)
PROJECT SUMMARY 2003-DN-BX-1008
The Paul Coverdell National Forensic Science Improvement Act Grants provide for the improvement of the quality, timeliness ,and crediibility of forensic science service for criminal justice purpose. The NFSIA program funds crime laboratories and medical examiners offices through the State Administrating Agency based on population and crime statistics. the program permits funding for expense related to facilities, personnel, computerization, equipment, supplies, accreditation, certification,, education, and training.
- Statistical Foundations of Score-Based Methods in Forensic Identification of Source Problems”
- Impact of Relic DNA on Forensic Microbiome Applications in Criminal Investigations
- Strengthening Scientific Foundations for Advancing Best Practices in the Collection, Storage, Analysis, and Interpretation of Organic and Inorganic Gunshot Residues