Post Tagged with: "Forensics"

NFSTC helps indicate misleading drug tests

NFSTC helps indicate misleading drug tests

A recent controversial tweet from a health worker showed how energy drinks, like Red Bull and Bang, tested positive for […]

CSI training standard gets revamped

CSI training standard gets revamped

Michael P. Kessler, research project manager at the National Forensic Science Technology Center at FIU, recently spoke to ASTM Standardization […]

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Nuclear detectives gather in the UK

Mansie Iyer, Department of Physics PhD student and an expert in nuclear forensics, is part of a multidisciplinary team that responds to […]

Save the date: 9th Annual Forensic Science Symposium

Save the date: 9th Annual Forensic Science Symposium

On June 2-4, 2020, the 9th Annual Forensic Science Symposium will bring more than 200 professional and aspiring forensic scientists to […]

Students get hands-on at forensic science workshop

Students get hands-on at forensic science workshop

FIU forensic science graduate students recently got acquainted with a variety of specialties in the field at a week-long workshop […]

Improving forensic science one lab at a time

Improving forensic science one lab at a time

Wisconsin’s three crime labs where they conduct DNA analysis had experienced problems and were in need of a solution. The […]

Hands-on forensic science course celebrates 20-year history

Hands-on forensic science course celebrates 20-year history

As the former chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in 1998, Provost Kenneth G. Furton introduced one of his […]

CSI Camp recognized for their contributions to forensics

CSI Camp recognized for their contributions to forensics

Our CSI Camp program was recognized in Forensics Colleges’ post “Body Farms and Other Novel Tools of Forensic Education” for their […]

23 years of nationwide forensic science services

23 years of nationwide forensic science services

As of January 1, 2018, NFSTC joined the Florida International University team to expand and strengthen forensic science services in […]

Forensic science and challenges in the justice system

Forensic science and challenges in the justice system

The Innocence Project is a nationwide legal network that works to exonerate innocent prisoners through DNA testing. Last month, the […]