National Center for Forensic Science
  • NCFS


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  •  Welcome to NCFS

    NCFS's Mission: "Provide relevant and responsive forensic science research and operational support to the Criminal Justice Community"

  • Physical Evidence

    Physical Evidence at NCFS conducts research in the analysis of ignitable liquids, explosives, fiber evidence, glass, etc.

  • Biological Evidence

    Biological evidence at NCFS focuses on conducting pure and applied research in forensic molecular genetics/biochemistry.

Congratulations Dr. Chappell

Recent graduate Dr. Jessica Chappell's research has just been published!  Congratulations to all involved!  Learn more about Statistical evaluation of spectral interferences in laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy in Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy.