Simona Francese

Simona Francese

Professor of Forensic and Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry, Sheffield Hallam University

Prof Francese is an expert in the development of MALDI MS Imaging applications and has pioneered its development for the analysis of latent fingermarks to profile offenders. Simona’s research has been partly funded by the Home Office, The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK, and she actively collaborates with West Yorkshire Police to test the technology at crime scenes.


Click here to read an interview with Professor Francese