Bite Mark Analysis, Part 2: Adobe Photoshop®

  • Balwant Rai
  • Jasdeep Kaur
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Abstract

Bite mark evidence found on the skin of a living person or a dead body and on objects may be of great importance in criminal and legal investigations. This chapter focuses on digital bite mark analysis and the stepwise process of analysis.

Keywords

Dental Arch Angular Distortion Bite Mark Arch Width Forensic Odontologist 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Balwant Rai
    • 1
  • Jasdeep Kaur
    • 1
  1. 1.Earth and Life Sciences Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and ILEWGAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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