Databases in Chemical and Forensic Analysis - M143014
Title: Databáze v chemické a forenzní analýze
Guaranteed by: Department of Informatics and Chemistry (143)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2021
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:1/1, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Raich Ivan doc. Dr. Ing.
Jirát Jiří Ing. Ph.D.
Uhlíková Tereza Mgr. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N143043
Examination dates   Schedule   
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Course focused on introduction to forensic databases, with emphasis on chemistry, biochemistry and materials oriented databases.
Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

Have an overview of existing forensic databases

Understand the principles of acquisition, processing and entry of data into these databases; understand which properties/characteristics are in certain types of databases available

Search for data in demo versions of selected databases

Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Literature -

R: James, S. H., & Nordby, J. J. (2009). Forensic science: An introduction to scientific and investigative techniques 3rd ed. Boca Raton: CRC Press. ISBN: 1420064932

Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Learning resources -

teaching materials supplied directly by lecturer

Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Syllabus -

1. General introduction to databases

2. General introduction to databases II

3. General introduction to databases III

4. Technical means for safe and ciphered access to databases, risk of information leaks

5. Searching for more documents about forensic analysis - journals, patents, web sources

6. "Chemistry": Drugs, pills, toxicological databases

7. DNA databases

8. "Materials": car glass, glass, paints, textiles, fibers, nuclear materials, combustibles, combustible materials, soils, gunpowder, ...

9. "Image and other databases": Trasology, dactyloscopic, ballistic and other image databases

10. Spectroscopic databases - UV/VIS

11. Spectroscopic databases - IR (HITRAN, GEISA)

12. Spectroscopic databases - NMR, X-ray, MS

13. Spectra - predictors, estimate methods

Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Registration requirements -

Chemical Informatics, Analytical Chemistry I, Biochemistry I

Last update: Kubová Petra (09.01.2018)
Course completion requirements -

Assessment based on team project and its presentation

Last update: Jirát Jiří (09.02.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 0.5 14
Práce na individuálním projektu 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
Účast na seminářích 0.5 14
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Defense of an individual project 80