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The Resource Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth, Cathy Cobb, Monty L. Fetterolf, Jack Goldsmith

Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth, Cathy Cobb, Monty L. Fetterolf, Jack Goldsmith

Label
Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth
Title
Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth
Statement of responsibility
Cathy Cobb, Monty L. Fetterolf, Jack Goldsmith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cobb, Cathy
Dewey number
363.25/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073
LC item number
.C584 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fetterolf, Monty L
  • Goldsmith, Jack
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemistry, Forensic
  • Crime scene searches
  • Criminal investigation
Label
Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth, Cathy Cobb, Monty L. Fetterolf, Jack Goldsmith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Confidence in chemistry and confidence in clues : the significance of digits -- 2. Improbable profiling : finding massive clues -- 3. My dear Watson : elements and the evidence they contain -- 4. Isolating the witness : screening tests tell -- 5. Fatal attractions : intermolecular forces make the charges stick -- 6. Volatile situation : mass, gas, and chemical fingerprints -- 7. Too much of a good thing : establishing concentration levels -- 8. Crystal-clear crime : microcrystalline identification -- 9. A change for the worse : when it gets physical -- 10. Chemistry under the influence : compounding the crime -- 11. Acrimonious adversity : acid-base chemistry -- 12. Burning passion : runaway redox reactions -- 13. The smoking gun : explosive chemical reactions -- 14. In hot water : thermochemistry -- 15. Doing time : the importance of chemical reaction rates -- 6. The clue is in the GUE : physical equilibrium -- 17. Equal, just as for all : chemical equilibrium -- 18. Enough rope : infrared spectroscopy for fiber and more -- 19. Under the microscope : microscopy -- 20. Sexy science : laser ablation -- 21. The glaring truth : chemiluminescence and fluorescence -- 22. The prince of forensics : fingerprint technology -- 23. Sticky cases : bodily fluid identification -- 24. Unlocking the cell : death, decay, and DNA -- 25. Sniffing out the truth : the future of forensic chemistry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9781591025054
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007008263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm85766125
  • (OCoLC)85766125
Label
Crime scene chemistry for the armchair sleuth, Cathy Cobb, Monty L. Fetterolf, Jack Goldsmith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Confidence in chemistry and confidence in clues : the significance of digits -- 2. Improbable profiling : finding massive clues -- 3. My dear Watson : elements and the evidence they contain -- 4. Isolating the witness : screening tests tell -- 5. Fatal attractions : intermolecular forces make the charges stick -- 6. Volatile situation : mass, gas, and chemical fingerprints -- 7. Too much of a good thing : establishing concentration levels -- 8. Crystal-clear crime : microcrystalline identification -- 9. A change for the worse : when it gets physical -- 10. Chemistry under the influence : compounding the crime -- 11. Acrimonious adversity : acid-base chemistry -- 12. Burning passion : runaway redox reactions -- 13. The smoking gun : explosive chemical reactions -- 14. In hot water : thermochemistry -- 15. Doing time : the importance of chemical reaction rates -- 6. The clue is in the GUE : physical equilibrium -- 17. Equal, just as for all : chemical equilibrium -- 18. Enough rope : infrared spectroscopy for fiber and more -- 19. Under the microscope : microscopy -- 20. Sexy science : laser ablation -- 21. The glaring truth : chemiluminescence and fluorescence -- 22. The prince of forensics : fingerprint technology -- 23. Sticky cases : bodily fluid identification -- 24. Unlocking the cell : death, decay, and DNA -- 25. Sniffing out the truth : the future of forensic chemistry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
394 pages
Isbn
9781591025054
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007008263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm85766125
  • (OCoLC)85766125

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