Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $863,280)
The objective of this program is to accelerate the analysis of convicted offender samples collected by States in order to provide CODIS-compatible data for all 13 CODIS core STR loci for local, State, and national DNA databases so that law enforcement is provided with critical investigative information in a timely manner. All convicted offender DNA profiles obtained with funding from this announcement are to be included in the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) and the National DNA Index System (NDIS).
- Evaluation of the Luxon Ion Source for Rapid Screening in Forensic Laboratories
- Experimental and numerical investigations for the development and validation of thermo-chemistry models and property databases for selected wall lining materials under fire exposure
- Developing a Portable and Fast Opioid Assessment Tool for Improved Field Decision-Making