The 2017 National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Forensic Science Research and Development (R&D) Symposium is intended to promote collaboration and enhance knowledge transfer of NIJ-funded research. The NIJ Forensic Science R&D Program funds both basic or applied R&D projects that will (1) increase the body of knowledge to guide and inform forensic science policy and practice or (2) result in the production of useful materials, devices, systems, or methods that have the potential for forensic application. The intent of this program is to direct the findings of basic scientific research; research and development in broader scientific fields applicable to forensic science; and ongoing forensic science research toward the development of highly discriminating, accurate, reliable, cost-effective, and rapid methods for the identification, analysis, and interpretation of physical evidence for criminal justice purposes.
2017 National Institute of Justice Forensics Science Research and Development Symposium
By Nicole Jones, Gerald LaPorte
May 2017 Open Access Peer Reviewed
Jones, N., & LaPorte, G. (Eds.) (2017). 2017 National Institute of Justice Forensics Science Research and Development Symposium. Research Triangle Park, NC: RTI Press. https://doi.org/10.3768/rtipress.2017.cp.0004.1705
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