FORSTAT Workshop
Edinburgh, Scotland, June 13th - 14th 2008


Forensic Evidence Evaluation
Problems and Applications
   

Programme

Thursday, 12 June 2008

19:00

Informal dinner

Friday, 13 June 2008

9:00 - 10:30

Statistical Variation
Roberto Puch-Solis, Forensic Science Service, UK
(presentation in pdf)

10:30 - 11:00

Refreshments

11:00 - 12:30

One-level variation, two-sample t-test
Colin Aitken, University of Edinburgh, UK
(presentation in pdf)

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Two-level variability - estimation
Tereza Neocleous, University of Glasgow, UK
(presentation in pdf)

15:00 - 15:30

Refreshments

15:30 - 17:00

Two-level variability - evidence evaluation
Annabel Bolck, The Netherlands Forensic Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
(presentation in pdf)

17:00 - 17:25

Accuracy degradation of LR-based evidence evaluation: an experimental study with glass evidence
Daniel Ramos-Castro ATVS, Escuela Politecnica Superior, Madrid, Spain
(presentation in pdf)

17:25 - 17:50

Application of approaches to assess the value of the evidence of multivariate data
Sonja Menges, BKA, Germany
(presentation in pdf)

19:00

Dinner

Saturday, 14 June 2008

09:00 - 10:30

Sample size estimation - dichotomous example
Dimitrios Mavridis, Colin Aitken, University of Edinburgh, UK
(presentation in pdf)

10:30 - 11:00

Refreshments

11:00 - 12:30

Selection of samples
Anders Nordgaard, Linkoping University, Sweden
(presentation in pdf)

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Workshop - software examples
David Lucy, University of Lancaster, UK
Grzegorz Zadora, Institute of Forensic Research, Krakow, Poland
(presentation in pdf)

15:00 - 15:30

Refreshments

15:30 - 17:00

Workshop - software examples continued
David Lucy, University of Lancaster, UK
Grzegorz Zadora, Institute of Forensic Research, Krakow, Poland
(presentation in pdf)

17:00 - 17:30

Sampling in Bayes nets
Roberto Puch-Solis, Forensic Science Service, UK
(presentation in pdf)

17:30

Future plans - Krakow 2009

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