Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2012, $63,546)
Coverdell funds are to be used to improve the quality and timeliness of forensic science and medical examiner services and/or to eliminate backlogs in the analysis of forensic evidence, including controlled substances, firearms examination, forensic pathology, latent prints, questioned documents, toxicology, and trace evidence.
- Improvements to Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry for Quantitative Forensic Analysis Using a Short Pulse (100 Femtosecond) Ultraviolet Laser
- Accurate THC Determinations in Seized Cannabis Samples for Forensic Laboratories
- A Black Box Study of the Accuracy and Reproducibility of Tire Evidence Examiners' Conclusions