Jose Almirall

Jose Almirall

Director of the Center for Advanced Research and Forensic Science (CARFS)
Director of the Trace Evidence Analysis Facility (TEAF)

Office: AHC4 361 | 305-348-3917
Lab: CP 194, (305) 348-6657, OE 130, (305) 348-0145
FAX: (305) 348-4485

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  • B.S. Florida International University
  • M.S. University of Miami
  • Ph.D. University of Strathclyde

Research Interests:

Analytical Chemistry, Forensic Science, Development and application of analytical chemistry tools to enhance the value of scientific evidence in legal disputes. Instrument and method development including the use of LA-ICP-MS, LA-HR-ICP-MS and LIBS for the characterization of inorganics and the use of GC-MS, IMS and IMS-MS for the characterization of organic compounds of interest to forensic scientists.

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