Advances in Technology Seminar

NIJ’s Forensic Science Technology Center of Excellence at RTI International is hosting live webinars of presentations that were part of a Seminar Series from NIJ’s 2014 Grantees Meeting.

On April 29, 30 and May 1, 2014 from 1-2 pm ET each day, join the NIJ for:
  • Combining Strontium and Oxygen Isotope Ratios of Hair for Human Provenancing, Brett Tipple
  • The Evaluation of Laser Diode Thermal Desorption (LDTD) for High Throughput Analysis of Controlled Substances and Toxicology in Forensic Sciences, Nichole Bynum
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Lifting Latent Fingerprints from Difficult Surfaces

ALMOST ANYONE can find, process, and lift a latent print that happens to be in a logical and obvious place like a door handle, a beer can, or a butcher knife. But sometimes, a latent print is not just sitting there in a logical and obvious place. Sometimes, you have to use your imagination to find the print and your skills to lift it.