News from Microtrace

Discoveries in American Art looks at Microtrace’s Contributions to the Art World

A fascinating look at some of Microtrace's contributions to the art world- establishing provenance and uncovering forgeries... sometimes with tragic consequences. Read More

AAFS names Chris Palenik to Editorial Board of the JFS

Chris Palenik was recently named to the editorial board of the Journal of Forensic Sciences. Read More

Happy Holidays from Microtrace

Merry Christmas from Microtrace! Read More

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Recent Publications

NIJ Webinar to Feature Research of Dr. Christopher Palenik

On Thursday, April 4th, 2019, Dr. Christopher Palenik will present his recent paint research as part of a webinar entitled "Emerging research in forensic chemistry," sponsored by The Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, a program of the NIJ. Read More

Encyclopedia of Analytical Science Chapter by Microtrace Scientists

The recently released third edition of the Encyclopedia of Analytical Science features a chapter on Forensic Microscopy, co-authored by three Microtrace scientists: Chris Palenik, Skip Palenik, and Ethan Groves. Read More

Ethan Groves presents to EAS on Paint Comparisons

On November 13th, 2018, Ethan Groves presented "Examining Elemental Analysis by SEM/EDS in forensic paint comparisons" as an invited speaker at the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS). Read More

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