Q: Is research being conducted and where can I locate it?
Yes. The Journal of Forensic Document Examination publishes research conducted by academic scientists that deals with various aspects of handwriting and motor control. Many of these researchers are members of the International Graphonomics Society. The Journal of Forensic Document Examination also publishes informal studies conducted by document examiners that often involve issues resulting from case work.
Research and case studies on handwriting-related issues can also be found in motor control, experimental psychology, medical, and forensic science journals, such as The Journal of Forensic Science, The Canadian Journal of Forensic Science, The Journal of the American Society of Questioned Document Examiners.