Forensic Technology Center of Excellence

Introduction

Success Story: Enabling Forensic Field Testing with Paper Microfluidic Devices

Success Story: Enabling Forensic Field Testing with Paper Microfluidic Devices

NIJ and Florida International University

Report Date

April 2019

Impact

“I’m impressed with the potential for replacement wet color tests. The multiplexing capabilities have potential to address the challenges field forensics investigators encounter with non-pure, intermixed drugs as well as unknown powders.” - Dr. Michael Buerger, PhD, Professor of Criminal Justice, Bowling Green State University, and former New Hampshire Police Officer