Entries by Geoff Desmoulin

GTD Scientific predicts human injury in any environment

In GTD Scientific, principal Geoffrey Desmoulin has found a way to combine his twin passions for the human body and mechanical engineering, creating a firm that has become an internationally renowned leader in the field of complex injury analysis. The company provides forensic investigation services in injury biomechanics, incident reconstruction, and product safety, all geared towards […]

GTD Scientific predicts human injury in any environment

Category: Press Article Publication: AdvocateDaily.com “In GTD Scientific, principal Geoffrey Desmoulin has found a way to combine his twin passions for the human body and mechanical engineering, creating a firm that has become an internationally renowned leader in the field of complex injury analysis.” AdvocateDaily.com READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON ADVOCATEDAILY.COM

GTD Scientific Inc. Gets Profiled On AdvocateDaily.com

Category: Press Article Publication: AdvocateDaily.com AdvocateDaily.com recently profiled GTD Scientific Inc. on their website. The profile covers many aspects of GTD Scientific, including how we were founded in 2009 and our many specialized services in injury biomechanics, incident reconstruction, and more. “GTD Scientific offers research and training, including evaluating existing products, assisting clients in new […]

Contribution of Injury Biomechanics to Traffic Collision Reconstructions: A Case Report

Category: Publication Authors: Geoffrey Thor Desmoulin, Marc-André Nolette, Kevin Gordon Bird Publication: Forensic Science International: Reports, Page 100022 Traffic collision reconstruction tends to ignore the contribution of injury biomechanics to their investigation. This publication presents a case where the importance of injury biomechanics is highlighted. This case involves a collision between two motorcycles in the […]

Effectiveness of Aircraft Seat Design

Category: Publication Publication: International Journal of Forensic Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2018 GTD Scientific published a study comparing the effectiveness of various aircraft seat designs on spinal burst fractures. The purpose of the study was to understand if commercially available seat designs at the time of aircraft manufacture would have prevented a lumbar burst […]

Tactical Ballistic Shield Test in Blast Injury Mitigation Study

Category: Publication Publication: Advances in Military Technology Vol. 13, No. 2 (2018) pp. 249-264 GTD Scientific published a study to compare the effectiveness of various Police tactical ballistic shields in the blast environment. The purpose of the study was to understand how a new technology (Advanced Impulse Reduction, AIR) reduces injury in shield users during […]

Police Officer Performance Using Tactical Batons Of Various Weight

Category: Publication Publication: Elsevier | Applied Ergonomics 75 (2019) 178-183 GTD Scientific published a study to compare the effectiveness of Police expandable batons of different weight. The purpose of the study was to understand what factors are important when choosing a baton for active duty i.e. Is bigger better? Eleven active-duty NYPD Officers participated in […]

The Science Behind The Service

Category: Publication Publication: BC Soldier Magazine, Fall 2017, Edition 18 BC Soldier Magazine recently published some work speaking on GTD Scientific. The published piece talks about the goals that GTD aims to accomplish, as well as the niche market that the company is in. With some background on it’s founder – Dr. Geoffrey Thor Desmoulin […]