A Flowchart System for the Identification of Common Synthetic Fibers by Polarized Light Microscopy

    Volume 41, Issue 2 (March 1996)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 3


    Stoeffler, SF
    Michigan State Police Forensic Laboratory, Northville, MI

    (Received 21 March 1995; accepted 24 July 1995)

    Abstract

    A flowchart system for identifying common types of synthetic fibers is described. Based on polarized light microscopy, the system allows the rapid identification of the nine generic classes of synthetic fibers most often encountered in casework.


    Paper ID: JFS15430J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS15430J

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    Title A Flowchart System for the Identification of Common Synthetic Fibers by Polarized Light Microscopy
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