NCFS's Mission: "Provide relevant and responsive forensic science research and operational support to the Criminal Justice Community"
Physical Evidence at NCFS conducts research in the analysis of ignitable liquids, explosives, fiber evidence, glass, etc.
Biological evidence at NCFS focuses on conducting pure and applied research in forensic molecular genetics/biochemistry.
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.