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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

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Forensics/Evidence

There is a broad array of forensic science disciplines. Laboratory-based forensic science includes DNA, toxicology, and drug analyses; whereas other disciplines are based on expert analysis and interpretation such as fingerprints, writing samples, and ballistics. During an investigation, forensic evidence may be collected at a crime scene, analyzed in a laboratory, and presented in court as evidence.

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Impact of Flashover Fire Conditions on Exposed Energized Electrical Cords and Cables , NIJ-Sponsored, April 2019
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Impact of Fixed Ventilation on Fire Damage Patterns in Full-Scale Structures, NIJ-Sponsored, April 2019
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Success Story: Advancing 3D Virtual Microscopy for Firearm Forensics, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2019
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Just Science: Just Forensic Microanthropology, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2019
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Just Science: Just Forensic Technician Vicarious Trauma, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2019
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