Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2019, $383,073)
The Indiana state plan for the Coverdell program is to attain a turnaround time of less than 45 days for 90% of submissions, reduce backlogs, and improve the quality of forensic services. The funding will be used to support overtime to reduce the backlog, to purchase and upgrade of equipment so that each drug analyst will have their own microscope and balance, and to purchase of a gas chromatograph mass spectrometer.
- Molecularly Imprinted Polymer-Modified Microelectrode Arrays for Rapid In-Field Analysis of Trace Illicit Substances in Oral Fluid
- Utilizing eDNA from Four Biological Taxa Associated with Geologic Evidence for Sample-to-Sample Comparisons and Study Site Separation
- Isotope Analysis of Modern Remains in Forensics: Optimizing Sample Preparation Methods for Accurate and Reliable Carbonate and Collagen Isotope Analysis