News from Microtrace

Microtrace Scientist Appointed to National Forensic Science Committee

Microtrace's Ethan Groves was recently appointed to the Geological Materials Subcommittee of OSAC. He joins other Microtrace scientists Skip Palenik, (Geological Materials),  Dr. Christopher Palenik (Materials (Trace)), and Jason Beckert (Materials (Trace) Afflilate). Read More

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

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Recent Publications

Trace Evidence Presentation at Public Defender Forensic Science Conference

On 30 May 2019, Microtrace's Skip Palenik and Jason Beckert talked about trace evidence at the annual forensic science conference of Forensic Science Division of the Cook County Public Defender Office. Read More

Microtrace’s Breadth of Expertise at Inter/Micro 2019

Next week, microscopists from around the world are gathering in Chicago for Inter/Micro 2019- the premier international microscopy conference. Seven Microtrace scientists are presenting papers at the conference. Read More

Sub‐visible Paint Article by Microtrace Scientists

The Journal of Forensic Sciences published an article by Microtrace scientists Christopher Palenik, Ethan Groves, Joseph Insana, and Skip Palenik, entitled "Locating, Identifying, and Comparing Sub‐visible Paint Particles." Read More

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