For details on our approach to fingerprint research and experiments, check out this paper: Expertise in Fingerprint Identification

Fingerprint Publications

Edmond, G., Thompson, M. B., & Tangen, J. M. (2013). A guide to interpreting forensic testimony: Scientific approaches to fingerprint evidence. Law, Probability & Risk. doi: 10.1093/lpr/mgt011 [PDF]

Thompson, M. B., Tangen, J. M., & McCarthy, D. J. (2013). Human Matching Performance of Genuine Crime Scene Latent Fingerprints. Law and Human Behaviordoi: 10.1037/lhb0000051 [PDF]

Thompson, M. B., Tangen, J. M., & McCarthy D. J. (2013). Expertise in fingerprint identification. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 58(6), 1519-1530. doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.12203 [PDF]

Tangen, J. M., Thompson, M. B., & McCarthy D. J. (2011). Identifying fingerprint expertise. Psychological Science, 22(8) 995–997. doi: 10.1177/0956797611414729
[Video Abstract] [Press Release] [PDF]

Thompson, M. B. (2014). On expertise in fingerprint identification. Unpublished Doctoral 
Dissertation, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. [PDF]