Analysis of Hair and Fibers

Author(s): 

Michael Pugh

Author institution: 

Bloomsburg University

Description: 

This is a two week experiment in which students first view their hair and cuticle castings from nail polish with microscopes. The following week they analyze hair and fibers from a crime scene. The fabric is analyzed by differential dye staining and FT-IR.

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