Using NIRS for Postmortem Interval Estimation of Skeletonized Human Remains

Log in to watch this webinar

Not registered yet? Create an account
00:00:00 2017-10-25 ASD_s October Post-mortem Bones Webinar

This webinar focuses on the application study of forensic anthropology and on the analysis of post-mortem bones, featuring ASD’s LabSpec® 4 Standard-Res Lab Analyzer.

In this webinar, you will learn: 

  • What is a forensic anthropologist, and what does one do?
  • What is the postmortem interval (PMI), and why is it important?
  • The basic material properties of bone
  • How NIR can be used to classify broad PMI stages of skeletonized human remains using the LabSpec® 4 Standard Res Analyzer
  • The results of some of the PMI classification models developed in CAMO “The Unscrambler® X” version 10.4 (LDA-PCA and PLSDA presented)