|Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 06:00 pm: ||
UC Irvine has just issued a press release regarding the paper "More Than Zero: Accounting for Error in Latent Fingerprint Identification" by Simon A. Cole. A PDF of the paper is available at https://webfiles.uci.edu/scole/MoreThan0.pdf . For information on misattribution cases, Cole is indebted to several people, including Ed German.
Webservant quote from the above article:
I am indebted to Lyndsay Boggess for research assistance and to Max Welling and Rachel Dioso for assistance with the graphics. For information on misattribution cases, I am indebted to Rob Feldman and the New England Innocence Project, Peter Neufeld and Barry Scheck, Robert Epstein, Ed German, Dusty Clark, Michele Triplett, Craig Cooley, and, especially, James E. Starrs and Lyn and Ralph Haber. I am grateful to Joseph L. Peterson for facilitating and commenting on the use of his data. This paper benefited greatly from discussions with William C. Thompson. For critical comments, I am grateful to Laura S. Kelly, Jane C. Moriarty, John R. Vokey, Sandy L. Zabell, and two anonymous reviewers.