Journal Published Online: 01 September 1995
Volume 40, Issue 5

Development of Latent Fingerprints on Paper Using Magnetic Flakes



For various types of paper differing in color and surface texture, a study has been made of the factors governing the developed print qualities achieved using a magnetic applicator to apply fine iron flake powders and the subsequent retrieval of the magnetic flake from the papers using a rare-earth permanent magnet.

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Wilshire, B
University of Wales, Swansea, Wales
Hurley, N
University of Wales, Swansea, Wales
Pages: 5
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Stock #: JFS15394J
ISSN: 0022-1198
DOI: 10.1520/JFS15394J