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- Danon, Albert, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Forensic science international 2019 v.294 pp. 204-210
- evaporation; quartz crystal microbalance; sebum; spectroscopy; water content
- ... The literature view regarding the composition of deposited fingermarks has long been that the average water content is in the range of 98–99wt.%. This value has recently been challenged by Kent, claiming that it should be 20wt.% at most. Herein we have measured the weight percentage of water content in freshly-deposited fingermarks, with and without hand pre-washing. Two complementary techniques w ...