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Acquisition of Fingerprint Topology using Columnar Thin Films

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $470,216)

This research will give latent fingerprint examiners a new tool for developing latent fingerprints on porous and nonporous surfaces using columnar thin films. This technique will be evaluated and compared to traditional methods.


Date Created: September 13, 2010