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Presentations

Title, Event and Date Presented Type
The Use of Mixture Deconvolution Tools in the Analysis of Casework Samples
The Joint Forensic Association Meeting, October 2009
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The Analysis of Defined Data Sets of Mixture STR Profiles Using Several Mixture Deconvolution Tools
Mid-Atlantic Association of Forensic Scientists’ Annual Meeting, May 2009
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The Analysis of Defined Data Sets of Mixture STR Profiles Using Several Mixture Deconvolution Tools
Proceedings of the 61st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Scientists, February 2009
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Looking to the FuturePhase II of the NEST Project
Association of Forensic DNA Analysts and Administrators, January 2009
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An Initial Evaluation of GeneMapper ID-X’s Expert System Features
Mid-Atlantic Association of Forensic Scientists’ Annual Meeting, May 2008
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The NEST Project: From Single Source to Casework Analysis
BODE Adv. DNA Technical Workshop-West, April 2007
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The NEST Project: Phase I and Phase II
California Association of Criminalists Study Group Meeting, March 2007
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The NEST Project: Phase I and Phase II
Association of Forensic DNA Analysts and Administrators, January 2007
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Quality Assurance Software
ASCLD Symposium, October 2006
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NEST Project Data Confidentiality
ASCLD Symposium, October 2006
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Future Direction of Expert Systems
ASCLD Symposium, October 2006
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The Evaluation of Expert Systems for Single Source Samples
NIJ Applied Technologies and Partnership Conference, February 2006
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The National Institute of Justice's Expert Systems Testbed Project
11th International CODIS Meeting, November 2005
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The Nest Project Part I: Overview and Goals
NIJ Grantee’s Meeting, June 2005
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Posters

Title, Event and Date Presented Type
The Use of GeneMapper® ID-X Software v1.1 for the Analysis of Mixed DNA Samples
Proceedings of the Twentieth Symposium on Human Identification, October 2009
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The Use of the i-STReam Mixture Deconvolution Software Tool in the FSS-i3™ Suite for the Analysis of Casework Samples
Proceedings of the Twentieth Symposium on Human Identification, October 2009
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Evaluation of Audit Trails and Security Features in Software Systems
Proceedings of the 61st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Scientists, February 2009
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Using Expert Systems for Casework Analysis of Degraded and Inhibited Single Source Samples
Proceedings of the Nineteenth Symposium on Human Identification, October 2008
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A Focused Study on One Major Benefit of Expert System Implementation:
The Time Savings

Proceedings of the Nineteenth Symposium on Human Identification, October 2008
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NEST Project, Phase II, Analysis of Casework
Proceedings of the Seventeenth Symposium on Human Identification, October 2006
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Documents

Title, Event and Date Presented Type
NIJ Draft Report "Forensic DNA Databasing: Expert Systems for High Throughput Analysis of Single Source Samples"
Complete report of Phase One of the NEST Project [20MB Download]
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“The National Institute of Justice’s Expert Systems Testbed Project”
Proceedings of the Sixteenth Symposium on Human Identification, 2005
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“Evaluating expert systems for forensic DNA laboratories”
Forensic News, 2005
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Mixture Deconvolution Tools

Title Type
DNA Data Analysis User's Manual PDF
DNA Data Analysis Protocol PDF