Publications

  1. E. Norsworthy, D.S. Lun, C.M. Grgicak. Determining the number of contributors to DNA mixtures in the low-template regime: Exploring the impacts of sampling and detection effects, Legal Medicine, 38, 1-8 (2018).
  2. A. Alfonse, A.D. Garrett, D.S. Lun, K.R. Duffy, C.M. Grgicak. A large-scale dataset of single and mixed-source short tandem repeat profiles to inform human identification strategies: PROVEDIt.  Forensic Science International: Genetics, 32, 62-70 (2018).
  3. C. Peters, H. Swaminathan, J. Sheehan, K.R. Duffy, D.S. Lun, C.M. Grgicak. Production of high-fidelity electropherograms results in improved and consistent DNA interpretation: Standardizing the forensic validation process. Forensic Science International: Genetics, 31, 160-170 (2017).
  4. R. Duffy, Neil Gurram, K.C. Peters, G. Wellner, C.M. Grgicak. Exploring Forensic STR Signal in the Single- and Multi-Copy Number Regimes: Deductions from an In Silico Model of the Entire DNA Laboratory Process.  Electrophoresis, 38, 855-868 (2017).
  5. Alfonse, G. Tajada, H. Swaminathan, D.S. Lun, C.M. Grgicak. Inferring the Number of Contributors to Complex DNA Mixtures Using Three Methods:  Exploring the Limits of Low-Template DNA Interpretation.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 62, 308-316 (2017).
  6. Swaminathan, A. Garg, C.M. Grgicak, M. Medard, D.S. Lun. CEESIt:  A Computational Tool for the Interpretation of STR Mixtures.  Forensic Science International: Genetics, 22, 149-160 (2016).
  7. E. Rowan, G.A. Wellner, C.M. Grgicak. Exploring the Impacts of Ordinary Laboratory Alterations During Forensic DNA Processing on Peak Height Variation, Thresholds, and Probability of Dropout.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 61, 177-185 (2016).
  8. J. Monich, K. Duffy, M. Medard, V. Cadambe, L.E. Alfonse, C. Grgicak. Probabilistic Characterization of Baseline Noise in STR Profiles.  Forensic Science International: Genetics, 19,107-122 (2015).
  9. Swaminathan, C.M. Grgicak, M. Medard and D. S. Lun. NOCIt:  A Computational Method to Infer the Number of Contributors to DNA Samples Analyzed by STR Genotyping.  Forensic Science International: Genetics, 16, 172-180 (2015).
  10. D. Garrett, D.J. Patlak, L.E. Gunn, A.N. Brodeur and C.M. Grgicak. Exploring the Potential of a Wet-Vacuum Collection System for DNA Recovery.  Journal of Forensic Identification, 65(5), 429-448 (2014).
  11. Simson Oechsle, S. Haddad, J.B. Sgueglia and C.M. Grgicak. Screening Biological Stains with qPCR versus Lateral Flow Immunochromatographic Test Strips: A Quantitative Comparison using Analytical Figures of Merit. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 59, 199-207 (2014).
  12. E. Wogan, K.S. Webster-Hoffmeyer and C.M. Grgicak. Corrosion Behaviour of Four Handguns in Aqueous Environments:  Corrosion Product Characterization and Effects on Estimating the Time Since Deposition.  Science and Justice.  53, 363-370 (2013).
  13. M. Hennekens, E.S. Cooper, R.W. Cotton and C.M. Grgicak. The Effects of Differential Extraction Conditions and the Premature Lysis of Spermatozoa.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 58, 744-752 (2013).
  14. Bregu, D. Conklin, E. Coronado, M. Terrill, R.W. Cotton and C.M. Grgicak. Analytical Thresholds and Sensitivity:  Establishing RFU Thresholds for Forensic DNA Analysis.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 58, 120-129 (2013).
  15. A. Rakay, J. Bregu and C.M Grgicak. Maximizing Allele Detection:  Effects of analytical threshold and DNA Levels on Rates of Allele and Locus Drop-out.  Forensic Science International: Genetics, 6, 723-728 (2012).
  16. M. Grgicak, Z.M. Urban, R.W. Cotton. Investigation of Reproducibility and Error Associated with qPCR Methods using Quantifiler® Duo DNA Quantification Kit.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 55, 1331-1339 (2010).
  17. M. Grgicak, M.M. Pakulska, J.S. O’Brien and J.B. Giorgi. Synergistic effects of Ni1?xCox-YSZ and Ni1?xCux-YSZ alloyed cermet SOFC anodes for oxidation of hydrogen and methane fuels containing H2S.  Journal of Power Sources, 183, 26-33 (2008).
  18. M. Grgicak, R.G. Green and J.B. Giorgi. SOFC Anodes for Direct Oxidation of Hydrogen and Methane Fuels Containing H2S.  Journal of Power Sources, 179, 317-328 (2008).
  19. M. Grgicak, J.G. Giorgi. Improved Performance of Ni- and Co-YSZ Anodes via Sulfidation to NiS- and CoS-YSZ.  Effects of Temperature on Electrokinetic Parameters.  Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 111, 15446-15455 (2007).
  20. M Pakulska, C.M. Grgicak and J.B. Giorgi. The Effect of Metal and Support Particle Size on NiO/CeO2 and NiO/ZrO2 Catalyst Activity in Complete Methane Oxidation.  Applied Catalysis A:  General, 332, 124-129 (2007).
  21. Poulin, M.A. Brown, Y.A. Wasslen, C.M Grgicak, K. Fagnou and J.B. Giorgi. Reactivity of Mesoporous Palladium Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia for Solution Phase Reactions.  Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 84, 1-9 (2006).
  22. M. Grgicak, S. Rogers and C. Mauterer. Discovery and Identification of new D13S317 Primer Binding Site Mutations.  Forensic Science International, 157, 36-39 (2006).
  23. M. Grgicak, R.G. Green and J.B. Giorgi. Control of Microstructure, Sinterability and Performance in Co-Precipitated NiYSZ, CuYSZ and CoYSZ SOFC Anodes.  Journal of Materials Chemistry, 16, 885-897 (2006).
  24. M. Grgicak, R.G. Green, W.F. Du and J.B. Giorgi. Synthesis and Characterization of NiO-YSZ Anode Materials:  Precipitation, Calcination and the Effects on Sintering.  Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 88, 3081-3087 (2005).