A video segment aired on Oct. 19, 2017, by University of Miami’s (UM) student ran cable-tv station UMTV covering the geographic location of heroin by Sr isotope ratios done in the lab of Dr. Almirall’s group at FIU and Dr.
The launch of CARFS was picked up by el Nuevo Herald, a Spanish subsidiary of The Miami Herald, on August 26, 2017. The article can be found here.
An interview with Prof. Almirall in C&EN, an ACS newsletter, published on Sept. 25, 2017 on the challenges of investigating a fire scene. Find the interview here.
A Miami Herald article was published on September 29, 2017 of a DEA funded project in Prof. Almirall’s group using Sr isotope ratios in the geographic identification of heroin. The accepted paper in Inorganica Chimica Acta can be found here.
Phd Candidate in Chemistry, Haixiang Yu , has been awarded the prestigious FIU Provost Award for Outstanding Paper or Manuscript (STEM) for their paper on applied forensic chemistry entitled A cooperative-binding split aptamer assay for rapid, specific and ultra-sensitive fluorescence
D’Nisha D. Hamblin, FIU MSFS was selected as a winner for the 18th Annual Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) Emerging Scientist Award paper competition, hosted in New Orleans, LA, for her presentation entitled Evaluation of a New Technology for the Collection and
Tuesday Workshop Instrumental Chromatographic Separation Techniques for Forensic Analyses: Application to the Analysis of Emerging Drugs. Chair: Ira S. Lurie, PhD Wednesday CRIMINALISTICS Poster Presentation 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. B33 Application of Gas Chromatography-Vacuum Ultraviolet (GC-VUV) Spectroscopy in
15 students, 4 faculty participating, 20 + presentations Dr. Jose Almirall Group Dr. Jose Almirall, Chair, Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis Scientific Area Committee (SAC), OSAC Priority Action Reports, February 14, 2017 1:00-5:00 PM (Strand 13A) D’Nisha D. Hamblin, Bruce A.