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ICTP - Kastler Lecture Hall (AGH)

Gunshot residue analysis


  • Melanie BAILEY


- Introduction to firearms and GSR as evidence – how GSR forms part of the bigger picture - What is GSR and how does it form - How is it recovered? - What are the current methods and standards for detecting it? - What are the current problems / limitations ? - Research in this area that goes towards solving these problems ... and their limitations This lecture should be a useful review of challenges and opportunities for those interested in furthering forensic capability for gunshot residue evidence


Aliz Simon (IAEA), Giuseppina Maddaluno (UNICRI), Francesco Saverio Romolo (University of Bergamo, Italy), Local Organiser: Sandro Scandolo