Library Dissertation Showcase

The dissertation showcase is managed and maintained by the University of Lincoln Library. Please see the About page for more information.

Subject: forensic applications

Investigating whether altering a weapons length, width and velocity causes a significant change in cast-off spatter pattern and droplet area

  • Author:
  • Tabitha Eve
  • Subjects:
  • backspatter
  • blood spatter pattern
  • crime scene investigation
  • crime scene simulation
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • weapon
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science

Assessing the use of putrescine and cadaverine as indicators of decomposition as a means of locating corpses through predictive modelling with time and temperature

  • Author:
  • Kaitlyn Terry
  • Subjects:
  • biogenic amines
  • corpse location
  • crime scene investigation
  • decomposition
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • human body
  • human decomposition
  • human identification
  • post-mortem interval
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science

Comparison of charcoal and MonotrapTM probes for the pre-concentration of petrol prior to gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

  • Author:
  • Holly Beresford
  • Subjects:
  • activated charcoal
  • arson
  • fire investigation
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • mass spectrometry
  • monotraps
  • passive headspace
  • petrol
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science

Population data of X-STR and Y-STR markers in English and Irish males

  • Author:
  • Tasbiha Khan
  • Subjects:
  • discrimination
  • diversity
  • DNA
  • English population
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • genetics
  • human identification
  • Irish population
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science

Comparing methods of simulating backspatter from cranial gunshot wounds

  • Author:
  • Kylee Morrison
  • Subjects:
  • backspatter
  • blood spatter pattern
  • cranial model
  • crime scene simulation
  • forensic applications
  • Forensic Science
  • gunshot wounds
  • shooting parameters
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MSc Forensic Science