Current Forensic Science publishes the latest researches in various disciplines of forensic science in a
broad spectrum of fields. Commentaries, letter articles, case reports, and original research and review
articles will be published in this journal.
These are some areas of interest that are included:
Food Toxicology Analysis
Forensic Entomology in Estimation Post Mortem Interval
Forensic Genetics and Guidelines for Sample Collection
Forensic Toxicology and Guidelines for Sample Collection
Guidelines and Harmonized Procedures in Forensic Sciences
Investigation of Environmental Crimes
Laboratorial, Biochemical and Molecular Biology Methods in Forensic Sciences
Legal Medical Autopsy
Mathematical and Computational Methods of Data Analysis in Forensic Sciences
Ricardo Jorge Dinis-Oliveira University Institute of Health Sciences of CESPU Paredes (Portugal) Biography
Biography of Ricardo Jorge Dinis-Oliveira
RICARDO JORGE DINIS-OLIVEIRA, PhD, European PhD, DSc, is a Forensic Sciences Expert, namely in Toxicology and Forensic Medicine areas, and develops its scientific and academic activity in the areas of Toxicology and Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances, Pesticides and Medicines, in their preclinical, clinical and forensic aspects and in Forensic Medicine, namely the development of mathematical models to calculate the postmortem interval, known as the Holy Grail of Forensic Sciences. He is an Associate Professor with Aggregation at University Institute of Health Sciences and of the Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto. He is an Integrated Researcher at UCIBIO-REQUIMTE - Applied Molecular Biosciences Unit/ Associated Laboratory for Green Chemistry, Clean Technologies and Processes and at the IINFACTS. He is the founder and current President of the Portuguese Association of Forensic Sciences (APCF).