(0) items

Criminalistics Lab Manual : An Introduction to Forensic Science

by Unknown


Pub. Date:

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 1/1/2007.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Table of Contents

The Metric System
Practice in Making Laboratory Measurements
Density of Glass Fragments
Practice in the Use of the Microscope
Refractive Index (RI) of Glass Fragments
Density of Glass by Flotation and Density Gradient Columns
Soil Analysis
Powder Residues on Fabrics
Blood Identification and Typing
Typing of Dried Bloodstains (Advanced)
Fingerprinting (Advanced)
Comparison of Tool Marks and Casting
Reproducing Bite Marks
Restoring Serial Numbers on Metals
Restoring Bloody Shoe Prints
Examination of Hair and Textile Fibers by Microscopy
Identification of Textile Fibers (Advanced)
A Qualitative Test for Marijuana
Drug Analysis-Spot Tests for General Classes
Identification of Drugs and Poisons by Infrared Spectroscopy (Advanced)
Salicylates in Blood by Visible Spectroscopy
Salicylates in Blood by Fluorometry (Advanced)
Quinine in Urine by Fluorometry (Advanced)
Breath Alcohol by the Breathalyzer and Intoxilyzer
Analysis of Blood Alcohol by Gas Chromatography Using a Thermal Conductivity Detector
Analysis of Blood Alcohol by Gas-Liquid Chromatography Using a Flame Ionization Detector (Advanced)
Analysis of Ink by Paper Chromatography
Separation of Ink Dyes Using Thin Layer Chromatography
Seminal Stains by Human Prostatic Acid Phosphatase
Arson Detection-The Recovery of Flammable Liquids
Spot Tests for Explosives and Explosive Residues
Metal Residues on Hands from Guns, Knives, and other Metal Weapons
The Emission Spectrum of Elements
Heavy Metal Poisons by Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy (Advanced)
Determination of Blood Spatter Angles of Impact
Determining the Origin of Blood Spatters
Electrophoretic Analysis of Blood for Human Origin (Advanced)
Nuclear DNA Extraction
DNA Fingerprinting I
PCR Amplification of DNA for Fingerprinting
The Comparison Microscope
Burglaries and Murders-The Final Exam
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...