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Forensic Statistics

Blind Testing in Firearms Examination: Preliminary Results, Benefits, Limitations, and Future Directions

This CSAFE webinar was held on June 23, 2022. Presenters: Maddisen Neuman Quality / Research Associate, Houston Forensic Science Center   Presentation Description: Open proficiency tests created by external vendors
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Extracting Case-Specific Data from Validation Studies

This CSAFE webinar was held on May 10, 2022. Presenters: Steve Lund Statistical Engineering Division, NIST Hari Iyer Statistical Engineering Division, NIST Presentation Description: The legal and scientific communities agree
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Shining a Light on Black Box Studies

This CSAFE webinar was held on April 22, 2022. Presenters: Dr. Kori Khan Iowa State University Dr. Alicia Carriquiry Iowa State University Presentation Description: The American criminal justice system heavily
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Sampling for Forensic Practitioners Short Course

This three-session short course took place on March 25, April 1, and April 8, 2022. Recordings of completed sessions and practicum materials can be found below. Presenters: Alicia Carriquiry Director
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Modeling And iNventory of Tread Impression System (MANTIS): The development, deployment and application of an active footwear data collection system

This CSAFE webinar was held on March 24, 2022. Presenters: Dr. Richard Stone Iowa State University Dr. Susan Vanderplas University of Nebraska, Lincoln Presentation Description: This webinar details the development,
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Modeling covarying responses of forensic decision-makers within an IRT framework

Presented at Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) 2020
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Studying Reproducibility and Reliability for Pattern Evidence Comparisons

Presented at International Association for Identification (IAI) 2021
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Statistics in the Pursuit of Justice—A More Principled Strategy to Analyze Forensic Evidence.

Florence Nightingale David Lecture at Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM)
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Reliability for Ordinal Data in Forensics

Presented at Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) 2021
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Studying Reliability for Pattern Evidence Comparisons

Presentation prepared for International Association for Identification (IAI) 2021
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