Post‐mortem Iris Decomposition and its Dynamics in Morgue Conditions

@article{Trokielewicz2020PostmortemID,
  title={Post‐mortem Iris Decomposition and its Dynamics in Morgue Conditions},
  author={Mateusz Trokielewicz and Adam Czajka and Piotr Maciejewicz},
  journal={Journal of Forensic Sciences},
  year={2020},
  volume={65}
}
With increasing interest in employing iris biometrics as a forensic tool for identification by investigation authorities, there is a need for a thorough examination and understanding of postmortem decomposition processes that take place within the human eyeball, especially the iris. This can prove useful for fast and accurate matching of antemortem with postmortem data acquired at crime scenes or mass casualties, as well as for ensuring correct dispatching of bodies from the incident scene to a… Expand
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