News and Updates
New!! ASTM E1610 - 14 Standard Guide for Forensic Paint Analysis and Comparison
New!! Infrared Spectra of U.S. Automobile Original
Finishes (Post 1989). VIII: In Situ Identification of Bismuth Vanadate Using Extended Range FT-IR Spectroscopy, Raman Spectroscopy, and X-Ray FluorescenceSpectrometry
New!! Standard Guide for Using Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography and Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry in Forensic Paint Examinations
ASTM E2809-13 Standard Guide for Using Scanning Electron Microscopy/X-Ray Spectrometry in Forensic Paint Examinations
ASTM E2937 - 13 Standard Guide for Using Infrared Spectroscopy in Forensic Paint Examinations
 
Members
   
1 Julie Barnett
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
2 Christopher Bommarito
Forensic Science Consultants
3 Vincent Desiderio
United States Postal Inspection Service
4 Gavin Edmondstone
Centre of Forensic Sciences
5 David Flohr
US Army Criminal Investigations Laboratory
6 Tamara Hodgins
Royal Canadian Mounted Police/Paint Data Query
7 Tammy Jergovich
Georgia Bureau of Investigation
8 Scott Ryland
Retired Florida Department of Law Enforcement
9 Marianne Stam
California Department of Justice
10 Robyn Weimer
Virginia Department of Forensic Science
11 Diana Wright
FBI Laboratory

Documents

   
Forensic Paint Analysis and Comparison Guidelines
Standard Guide for Microspectrophotometry and Color Measurement in Forensic Paint Analysis
Standard Guide for Using Infrared Spectroscopy in Forensic Paint Examinations
Forensic Paint Training Program
Standard Guide for Using Scanning Electron Microscopy/X-ray Spectrometry in Forensic Paint Examinations
   
Infrared spectral collection of Automotive Paint Pigments is now available. Click here to access.
Paint  Daubert Final - Appendix A
Paint Daubert Final - Appendix B
Paint Daubert Final - Appendix C
Paint Daubert Final - Appendix D
Notes on Paint Daubert Slides
Paint Daubert Final - Main Text
Paint Daubert - PowerPoint Presentations
   

ASTM Standards

   
ASTM E1610 - 02(2008) Standard Guide for Forensic Paint Analysis and Comparison
ASTM E2808 - 11 Standard Guide for Microspectrophotometry and Color Measurement in Forensic Paint Analysis