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Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

Every year, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for research, development, evaluation, testing and training and technical assistance projects across the spectrum of criminal justice.
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Subtopic: Blood stain patterns

Number of Awards: 17
Total Amount Awarded: $8,095,652

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2021 Predictive tools and experiments for blood backspatter: incorporating tissue simulants and muzzle gas interactions Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2021 IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IA 15PNIJ-21-GG-04195-RESS $713,519 Open
2020 3D morphology of blood stain can provide critical information missed in standard bloodstain analysis Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2020 TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY MA 2020-DQ-BX-0006 $361,656 Open
2018 Black Box Evaluation of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Conclusions NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes NOBLIS, INC. VA 2018-DU-BX-0214 $1,086,976 Closed
2018 Physical Characteristics of Spatter Stains on Textiles: Influence of Impact Surface Texture, Blood Drop Volume and Blood Drop Velocity NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY NC 2018-R2-CX-0033 $272,463 Closed
2017 The Fluid Dynamics of Forensic Bloodstain Analysis: Droplet Impact on Inclined Surfaces NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes GEORGIA TECH RESEARCH CORPORATION GA 2017-IJ-CX-0028 $683,619 Open
2017 Ultrafast 3D visualization and fluid dynamic mechanisms of blood atomization NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IA 2017-DN-BX-0171 $591,895 Closed
2016 Development of a Quantifiable Confirmatory Test to Detect Fly Artifacts Contaminating Bloodstain Evidence Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Loyola University Maryland MD 2016-DN-BX-0181 $154,521 Closed
2014 Developing Effective Methods for Addressing Contextual Bias in Forensic Science NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The Regents of the University of California CA 2014-DN-BX-K032 $355,705 Closed
2014 Finding the Region of Origin of Bloodspatters in Complex Situations: Novel Physics-Based Methods and Tools NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2014-DN-BX-K036 $719,015 Closed
2014 Transfer of Bloodstains from Textile Surfaces: A Fundamental Analysis NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes North Carolina State University NC 2014-IJ-CX-K002 $305,692 Closed
2013 The Fluid Dynamics of Droplet Impact on Inclined Surfaces with Application to Forensic Blood-Spatter Analysis NIJ FY 13 Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Georgia Tech Research Corporation GA 2013-DN-BX-K003 $299,680 Closed
2012 Bloodstain Patterns on Textile Surfaces: A Fundamental Analysis NIJ FY 12 Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes North Carolina State University NC 2012-DN-BX-K052 $432,648 Closed
2012 Development of a Science Base and Open Source Software for
Bloodstain Pattern Analysis
NIJ FY 12 Office of Investigative and Forensic Sciences Continuations Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2010-DN-BX-K403 $476,187 Closed
2011 Multimode Imaging in the Thermal Infrared: Validation for Blood, Extension to Latent Prints NIJ FY 11 Sensor, Surveillance, and Biometric Technologies for Criminal Justice Applications University of South Carolina Research Foundation SC 2011-IJ-CX-K055 $667,388 Closed
2010 Quantitative Analysis of High Velocity Bloodstain Patterns: A Double Blind Investigation of Impact Velocity Assessment NIJ FY 10 Research and Development on Pattern and Impression Evidence University of California at Davis CA 2010-DN-BX-K039 $248,799 Closed
2010 Reliability Measures for Current Methods in Bloodstain Pattern Analysis NIJ FY 10 Fundamental Research to Improve Understanding of the Accuracy, Reliability, and Measurement Validity of Forensic Science Disciplines Minnesota Department of Public Safety MN 2010-DN-BX-K213 $602,578 Closed
2006 Enhanced Visualization of Bloodstains NIJ FY06 Research and Development on Crime Scene Tools, Techniques, and Technologies Solicitation: Invited Full Applications Research Foundation c/o John Jay College NY 2006-DN-BX-K026 $123,311 Closed