Methodology for Determining Accidental Versus Intentional injury Afflicted by a Chainsaw

Category: Publication Publication: Forensic Science International: Reports, Page 10993  Authors: Geoffrey T. Desmoulin⁎, Theodore E. Milner Summary:  Forensic analysis may sometimes be required to determine whether an injury was…

Injury biomechanics in aircraft crash-landing reconstruction

Category: Publication Publication:  International Journal of Forensic Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2021 Summary:  Despite significant progress in aircraft crashworthiness, unexpected and oddly serious injuries are sometimes…

Mechanical Aspects of Intervertebral Disc Injury and Implications on Biomechanics

Category: Publication Publication: SPINE Volume 45, Number 8, pp E457-E464 Summary: The purpose of this study was to elucidate the different types of structural failures exhibited in intervertebral discs (IVDs), summarize their potential…

Body-worn cameras: a useful tool for police incident reconstruction

Category: Publication Publication: International Journal of Forensic Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2019 Body-worn cameras are a tool commonly used in many police departments as a way to protect the officers and the public. However, their value…

Application of biomechanical modelling to police shooting reconstruction

Category: Publication Publication: International Journal of Forensic Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2019 When investigating officer-involved shootings, scientific input provides an unbiased perspective to case evidence that assist both the…

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…

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…

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…

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…

The Science Behind The Service

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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…