Webinar: Extracting Case-Specific Information from Validation Studies

Online Learning

CSAFE invites researchers, collaborators, and members of the broader forensics and statistics communities to participate in our Spring 2022 Webinar Series on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, from 11:00am-Noon CST. The presentation will be “Extracting Case-Specific Information from Validation Studies.”  Presenters: Steve Lund Mathematical Statistician - National Institute of Standards and Technology Hari Iyer Mathematical Statistician […]

Free

Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 1

Virtual

This event is scheduled to take place on June, 3, 2022. A registration form can be found below.  Session 1 Description: Probability Concepts and their Relevance to Forensic Science is the first session in the three-session short course, Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners.  Probability is the mathematical language of uncertainty. Probabilities are used to describe […]

Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 2

This event is scheduled to take place on June, 10, 2022. A registration form can be found below.  Session 2 Description: Session 2: Sampling, Statistics and the Status Quo is the second session in the three-session short course, Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners.  Statistical ideas such as sampling, point and interval estimation of population quantities, […]

Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 3

This event is scheduled to take place on June, 17, 2022. A registration form can be found below.  Session 3 Description: Session 3: Quantitative Tools for Forensic Evidence is the third session in the three-session short course, Statistical Thinking for Forensic Practitioners.  The National Academies report in 2009 and the PCAST report in 2016 encouraged […]

Webinar: Blind Testing in Firearms Examination

Online Learning

CSAFE invites researchers, collaborators, and members of the broader forensics and statistics communities to participate in our Spring 2022 Webinar Series on Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 11:00am-Noon CT. The presentation will be “Blind Testing in Firearms Examination: Preliminary Results, Benefits, Limitations, and Future Directions.”  Presenter: Maddisen Neuman Quality / Research Associate - Houston Forensic […]

Free

Webinar: Ensemble SLRs for Forensic Evidence Comparison

Online Learning

CSAFE invites researchers, collaborators, and members of the broader forensics and statistics communities to participate in our Summer 2022 Webinar Series on Thursday, August 25, 2022, from 11:00am-Noon CT. The presentation will be “Ensemble SLRs for Forensic Evidence Comparison.”  Presenters: Danica Ommen Assistant Professor - Department of Statistics, Iowa State University Federico Veneri Guarch Graduate […]

Free

Machine Learning for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 1

This event is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 1, 2022. It is the first session of a three-part short course. A registration form can be found below.    About the Short Course: The use of learning algorithms will increase as measurement of features in various types of evidence improve. This is particularly true […]

Machine Learning for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 2

This event is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 8, 2022. It is the second session of a three-part short course. A registration form can be found below.    About the Short Course: The use of learning algorithms will increase as measurement of features in various types of evidence improve. This is particularly true […]

Webinar: Tutorial on Likelihood Ratios with Applications in Digital Forensics

Online Learning

CSAFE invites researchers, collaborators, and members of the broader forensics and statistics communities to participate in our Summer 2022 Webinar Series on Thursday, September 15, 2022, from 11:00am-Noon CT. The presentation will be “Tutorial on Likelihood Ratios with Applications in Digital Forensics.”  Presenters: Rachel Longjohn PhD Student - University of California, Irvine Padhraic Smyth Associate […]

Free

Machine Learning for Forensic Practitioners Short Course – Session 3

This event is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 15, 2022. It is the final session of a three-part short course. A registration form can be found below.    About the Short Course: The use of learning algorithms will increase as measurement of features in various types of evidence improve. This is particularly true […]