RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
Research activities of the laboratory are aimed at evolving quick, sensitive and reliable experimental techniques, which will be of help to crime investigators.
The laboratory carries out quality research work in specialized disciplines of forensic science for dissemination of knowledge among forensic scientists.
Thrust areas of research are Forensic Chemistry including Narcotics, Forensic Toxicology and Forensic Explosives.
The laboratory collaborates with leading scientific laboratory and academic institutions for tapping new technology for updating and improving the forensic science techniques.
The laboratory has been undertaking five major research projects during the current tenth five year plan period.
The laboratory has also been recognized by the Osmania University, Hyderabad as a Forensic Science Research Centre to carry out research work leading to the award of Doctoral degree.
Research Scholarships are provided by laboratory to post graduate students to carry out doctoral work in the field of chemical science.