Electron Microscopy in Forensic, Occupational, and Environmental Health Sciences

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781468452471
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 6/12/2012
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1986
  • Pages: 294
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Forensic Science.- The Mechanism of Gunshot Residue Deposition and Its Probing Characteristics to Reconstruct Shootings.- Spatial Variations of Sulfur and Absorbed Copper Ions in Human Hair by X-Ray Line Scanning.- Evaluation of Staple Impressions in the Scanning Electron Microscope.- Forensic Uses of Deflection (Y) Modulation and X-Ray Dot Napping.- The Use of Scanning Electron Microscopy in Bite Mark Analysis.- Analysis of Biological Elements in Scalp Hairs with SEM-EDX and Tem and Its Application to the Hair Comparison.- Examination of Tool Marks in the Scanning Electron Microscope.- Forensic Examination of Bulb Filaments by the SEN.- Occupational Health.- Asbestos Measurements in Workplaces and Ambient Atmospheres.- Comparison of the Particle Size Distribution of Alpha Quartz Found in Respirable Dust Samples Collected at Underground and Surface Coal Mines with Four Reference Standards.- Subcellular Localization of Nickel in the Myocardium.- Particle Contents of Human Lungs.- Environmental Health.- Liver Tissue Preparation Using a Modified Cryoultramicrotomy Kit.- Microanalysis of Airborne Lead Particulates in an Urban Industrial Environment.- Measurement of Subcellular Ions by X-Ray Microanalysis for Evidence of Hepatotoxicity.- Using Microparticle Characterization to Identify Sources of Acid-Rain Precursors Reaching Whiteface Mountain, New York.- Contributors.

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