Fibers: Microscopy

James ROBERTSON

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Abstract

The role of microscopy in the examination of fibres in forensic context is considered including how microscopic examination can contribute to the triage and more detailed examination of fibres as part of an overall analytical protocol. The appropriate use of specialist forms of microscopy are considered including the central role use of comparison microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science
EditorsAllan Jamieson, Andre A. Moenssens
Place of PublicationWest Sussex, UK
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Pages1-5
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9780470018262
ISBN (Print)9780470018262
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 11 Dec 2014

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ROBERTSON, J. (2014). Fibers: Microscopy. In A. Jamieson, & A. A. Moenssens (Eds.), Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science (pp. 1-5). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470061589.fsa1108