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Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

Online ISSN: 2513-8677


Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC) is a bimonthly, open access, peer-reviewed journal which considers manuscripts in the field of forensic research, evidence analysis and criminal investigation.

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, short communications and technical notes.

FSC welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.fsc@oatext.com

Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by FSC, is properly cited.

Takaki Ishikawa


Takaki Ishikawa, M.D.,Ph.D. is Chief Professor at Department of Legal Medicine, Osaka City University Medical School, Osaka, Japan. He was Associate Professor at department of Legal Medicine, Osaka City University Medical School in 2012, and a guest researcher at Institute of Legal Medicine, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany in 2009. He works as an expert in forensic pathology and toxicology with primary specialties in clinical forensic pathology and environmental injury. His current researches focus on forensic endocrinology and forensic pathological evaluation of various stress responses.

Editorial Board


Janina Zięba-Palus

Professor of Forensic chemistry
Institute of Forensic Research
Kraków
Poland

Andrea Porzionato

Executive Editor
Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Padua
Italy

Vincent Stefan

Department of Anthropology
Herbert H. Lehman College - CUNY
USA


Kenneth F. Cohrn

Chief Forensic Odontologist
District 9 Medical examiner’s Office Orlando, USA

Arleen C. Gonzalez, J.D

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Stockton University, USA

Roger Metcalf

Forensic dentist
Tarrant County Medical Examiner's District, USA


Anand Mugadlimath

Associate Professor
Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
S. Nijalingappa Medical College
India

Philippe Charlier

Assistant professor
Paris-Descartes University
France

Hongliang Zhang

Associate Professor
National Natural Science Foundation of China


Christopher M. Engle-Tjaden

Adjunct Professor
Forensic Photography
Marian University
Fond du Lac, WI
USA

Ambarkova Vesna

Faculty of Dental Medicine
Vodnjanska 17 University
Macedonia


Early View

Volume 2, Issue 2


The usefulness of infrared spectroscopy in examinations of adhesive tapes for forensic purposes

Janina Zięba-Palus

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

March 07, 2017


Forensic examinations of micro-traces

Janina Zięba-Palus

Editorial-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

April 07, 2017


Non-destructive technique for individualizing trace evidence analysis of tiger nail

Ashvinkumar H. Italiya Niha Ansari Shobhana K. Menon

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

April 08, 2017


Current Issue

Volume 2, Issue 1


Noneconomic damages due to physical and sexual assault: estimates from civil jury awards

Ted R. Miller Mark A. Cohen Delia Hendrie

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

January 23, 2017


Accuracy and reliability of Southern European standards for the tibia: a test of two Mediterranean populations

Julieta G. García-Donas Oguzhan Ekizoglu Ali Er Mustafa Bozdag Mustafa Akcaoglu Ismail Ozgur Can Elena F. Kranioti

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

January 20, 2017


Identification by comparison of caries free bitewing radiographs: Impact of observer qualifications and their clinical experience

Sudheer B. Balla Andrew Forgie

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 07, 2017


Soil transference patterns on clothing fabrics and plastic buttons: Image processing and laboratory dragging experiments

Kathleen R. Murray Robert W. Fitzpatrick Ralph Bottrill Hilton Kobus

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 17, 2017


An investigation of the pattern formed by soil transfer when clothing fabrics are placed on soil using visual examination and image processing analysis

Kathleen R. Murray Robert W. Fitzpatrick Ralph Bottrill Hilton Kobus

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 17, 2017


Previous Issue

Volume 1, Issue 1


Beyond DVI: Future identification, research and archiving

Khoo Lay See Sarah Aziz Mohd Shah Mahmood

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

November 21, 2016


Secondary identifier for positive identification in DVI

Lay See Khoo Poh Soon Lai Ahmad Hafizam Hasmi Mohd Shah Mahmood

Case Study-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 02, 2016


Species identification of a suspected bone found in blood sausage

Posik DM Bustamante AV Lyall V Peral García P Padola NL Giovambattista G

Case Study-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 09, 2016


Forensic histopathology of the carotid body

Andrea Porzionato Maria M. Sfriso Veronica Macchi Martina Contran Anna Rambaldo Lucia Petrelli Raffaele De Caro

Review Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 14, 2016


Narcissism, self-esteem, shame regulation and juvenile delinquency

Schalkwijk F.W Jack Dekker Jaap Peen Geert Jan Stams

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 19, 2016


Archive


Volume 2
BBB

Noneconomic damages due to physical and sexual assault: estimates from civil jury awards

Ted R. Miller Mark A. Cohen Delia Hendrie

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

January 23, 2017


Identification by comparison of caries free bitewing radiographs: Impact of observer qualifications and their clinical experience

Sudheer B. Balla Andrew Forgie

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 07, 2017


Accuracy and reliability of Southern European standards for the tibia: a test of two Mediterranean populations

Julieta G. García-Donas Oguzhan Ekizoglu Ali Er Mustafa Bozdag Mustafa Akcaoglu Ismail Ozgur Can Elena F. Kranioti

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

January 20, 2017


Soil transference patterns on clothing fabrics and plastic buttons: Image processing and laboratory dragging experiments

Kathleen R. Murray Robert W. Fitzpatrick Ralph Bottrill Hilton Kobus

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 17, 2017


An investigation of the pattern formed by soil transfer when clothing fabrics are placed on soil using visual examination and image processing analysis

Kathleen R. Murray Robert W. Fitzpatrick Ralph Bottrill Hilton Kobus

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

February 17, 2017


Volume 1

Beyond DVI: Future identification, research and archiving

Khoo Lay See Sarah Aziz Mohd Shah Mahmood

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

November 21, 2016


Secondary identifier for positive identification in DVI

Lay See Khoo Poh Soon Lai Ahmad Hafizam Hasmi Mohd Shah Mahmood

Case Study-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 02, 2016


Species identification of a suspected bone found in blood sausage

Posik DM Bustamante AV Lyall V Peral García P Padola NL Giovambattista G

Case Study-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 09, 2016


Forensic histopathology of the carotid body

Andrea Porzionato Maria M. Sfriso Veronica Macchi Martina Contran Anna Rambaldo Lucia Petrelli Raffaele De Caro

Review Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 14, 2016


Narcissism, self-esteem, shame regulation and juvenile delinquency

Schalkwijk F.W Jack Dekker Jaap Peen Geert Jan Stams

Research Article-Forensic Science and Criminology (FSC)

December 19, 2016


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FSC welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.fsc@oatext.com

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