Value of Glass as Evidence

    Volume 18, Issue 4 (October 1973)

    ISSN: 0022-1198


    Published Online: 1 October 1973

    Page Count: 7

    Fong, W
    Criminalist III, Forensic Science Laboratory, County of Santa Clara. San Jose, Calif

    (Received 1 March 1973; accepted 17 April 1973)


    Comparison of glass by the forensic scientist is commonly effected through the study of physical properties. Of the methods available, those involving direct comparison of density, refractive index, and dispersion are the most widely used because of their convenience and applicability to small sample sizes.

    Paper ID: JFS10044J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS10044J

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    Title Value of Glass as Evidence
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30