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Presented by G.

Swetha December 15, 2010

INTRODUCTION

Brain Fingerprinting is a controversial proposed investigative technique that measures recognition of familiar stimuli by measuring electrical brain wave responses to words, phrases, or pictures that are presented on a computer screen. Brain fingerprinting was invented by Lawrence Farwell.

DEFINING BRAIN FINGERPRINTING
Brain Fingerprinting is designed to

determine whether an individual recognizes specific information related to an event or activity by measuring electrical brain wave responses to words, phrases, or pictures presented on a

TECHNIQUES
Electrical signal known as P300 is emitted from an individual's brain approximately 300 milliseconds after it is confronted with a stimulus of special significance. The application of this brain fingerprinting is to look for P300 as response to stimuli related to the crime in question, because it is

TYPES OF STIMULI
1) “Irrelevant” stimuli that are irrelevant to the investigated situation and to the test subject, 2) “Target” stimuli that are relevant to the investigated situation and are known to the subject, and

FOUR PHASES
1. Crime Scene Evidence Collection; 2. Brain Evidence Collection; 3. Computer Evidence Analysis; 4. Scientific Result.

INFORMATION IS ABSENT

INFORMATION IS PRESENT

APPLICATIONS

Criminal justice

Counterterrorism Applications
Security Testing

Medical Applications
Advertising Applications

ADVANTAGES
Identify criminals quickly and scientifically.
Exonerate the innocent. Provide investigators and accused with an

instant result. Identify terrorists, members of gangs, criminal and intelligence information. Discover criminal espionage and terrorist plots. Provide cost effective approaches to

CONCLUSION

Brain Fingerprinting is a revolutionary new scientific technology for solving crimes, identifying perpetrators, and exonerating innocent suspects, with a record of 100% accuracy in research with US government agencies, actual criminal cases, and other applications.

REFERENCES

www.brainwavescience.com
www.scribd.com/doc/37122802/brain-

fingerprinting-ppt