Expert 520743 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of multidisciplinary research experience in the aerospace, biomedical and defense industries. My expertise includes bone-prosthesis and retinal stent finite element analysis, damping modeling in structural dynamics, design of smart-material actuators for active control of turbomachinery blades and adaptive airfoils , sensor design and calibration, and instrumentation design. I have additional interest in experimental modal analysis and turbomachinery.

Expert 519060 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer, with a focus in the product design, development, verification, validation, failure analysis and intellectual property of gas turbines/aircraft engines (turbomachinery) and laparoscopic medical devices. My experience encompasses total of 28 years of mechanical engineering, 24 years dedicated to air, marine and land-based gas turbine design and systems. I have performed and assisted in failure investigations of gas turbine components in all 3 applications for commercial, industrial and military customers. I have experience with forensic investigation, TOPS8D (root cause analysis), and failure modes of most gas turbine engine components. I have additional knowledge in marine/ship systems, ultrasonics, fatigue and fracture mechanics, and power generation systems. I have also offered my services for over 10 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness with consultations and deposition.

Expert 520777 - OH

Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering & Navigation, I am an expert in Non-GPS navigation, Precise Global Positioning System (GPS) positioning, differential GPS, GPS receiver design, navigation warfare, vision-based navigation, Inertial Navigation System (INS)/GPS-based flight truth reference systems for navigation, and integrating GPS into existing weapons systems. I have also worked as an electrical engineering and GPS navigation expert witness in Ohio.

Expert 506998 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the fields of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with areas of interest in jet and rocket propulsion systems, advanced low pollutant emission, high efficiency combustions systems for advanced aircraft and automotive applications, and alternative fuels and renewable energy systems. I have developed graduate level courses in computational fluid dynamics, graduate level courses in thermodynamics and fluid dynamics, and undergraduate courses in internal combustion engines, fluid dynamics, aircraft propulsion, compressible flow, numerical analysis and thermodynamics. I have experience with automotive engineering, turbomachinery, internal combustion engines, external aerodynamics, dynamics, mechanics of materials, non-destructive testing. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 369791 - AL CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in the field Software Engineering. My experience includes programming languages and platforms, Internet and web systems, operating systems and servers, databases, project management and software development, and mobile/wireless devices and applications. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 426896 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Global Engineering and Technology with expertise in the energy, aerospace, defense, and appliance industries. I have experience with smart grid and smart metering technologies, wind energy, developing technology centers, supporting technology transfers, assisting in new product design and certification, market products, expanding existing customer base, developing product market strategy and assist in mergers and acquisitions of technology companies including due diligence and litigation support. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 313782 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience with Aviation Engineering. My experience includes current airline captain, rotorcraft helicopter rating, and previous flight instructor. I am an Engineer in MD-80 / MD-90 / DC-10 / MD-11 certification / Flight Test programs. My expertise includes aviation accident investigation / reconstruction; commercial, corporate, charter, cargo, military, general, air infiltration, and experimental aviation; system / power plant malfunctions, operational issues, maintenance / mechanical issues, component design / failure, regulatory issues, human factors, airports / airfields, ATC issues, aircraft fueling / loading, flight simulation, and testing. I have operated 737 / 747 / 757 / 767 / A319 / A320. I am a Mechanical Engineer (B.S.M.E.) and Airline Transport Pilot (A.T.P.).

Expert 60147 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years in engineering, specializing in architectural and forensic acoustics, particularly related to aeronautical and aerospace projects. My expertise includes: acoustic design / management; airport / air traffic noise studies; audio recording / authentication; community noise assessment / monitoring; digital signal processing; engineering management; environmental noise assessment / monitoring; gunshot / firearms acoustics and audibility; land use; project management; sound insulation; and video recording authentication. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 28192 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in industrial and mechanical engineering specializing in the aerospace, nuclear, shipbuilding, and computer industries. My areas of expertise include plant layout, material handling, crane failures, quality control, machine design, construction cost estimating, custom equipment design, and plant relocation. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 8858 - CA(N) CA(S) NV OR WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in design, field engineering, and construction and project management in power and industrial plants and heavy construction. My expertise includes construction contract formation and administration, development, and analysis of claims and construction problems including delays, errors and change orders, terminations, etc. I have specific experience in design and construction of electric power plants and industrial boilers including steam and combined cycle turbines, piping, valves, hydraulics and thermal problems, pumps, heat exchangers, and similar equipment. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 501349 - RI

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Biomedical field with expertise in new product development. I have experience consulting on specialty medical device operations, research and development associated with IP, product development, and clinical and regulatory issues. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 380603 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Engineering. My areas of expertise include: power electronics, analog & digital circuits, non-linear control systems with specialization in: Large and small signal modeling and analysis of power electronic circuits; Technical training to engineering staff; Active power factor correction; Switch-mode dc-to-dc converters; Design of special-purpose analog and digital control circuits; Characterization of frequency responses of control and dc-to-dc converter circuits; Power distribution control for converters connected in parallel; Stability analysis of the DC-DC converters, satellite power and control systems.

Expert 462716 - IA IL IN MI MN

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the fields of Product Design and Failure Analysis with expertise in the manufacture of the subject part. I have experience with analyzing the physical stresses that arise in a product under various loading conditions, and in determining if the design is sufficient to survive such loads, and investigating product failures and accidents analysis from a fundamental engineering perspective, often applying finite element analysis. I have provided consulting experience in the energy, construction, industrial, thermal fatigue, medical, transportation, crane failures, marine, commercial, utility and residential industries. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 407180 - CA(N) CA(S) FL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of experience in the field of Aviation Operations. My expertise includes engineering investigations, mishap and accident investigation, aviation safety, air traffic facilities management, engine management, aviation meteorology, commercial pilot, flight instruction, airframe and aircraft hydraulics, mechanical engineering, aircraft power plant engineering, and power generation gas turbine engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 382459 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with a focus on Control systems and dynamics. My applied research in control theory includes nonlinear control, adaptive designs, distributed parameter systems, automotive / aerospace systems, energy storage, biotechnology, stochastic nonlinear systems, partial differential equation (PDE) control, delay systems, model-free optimization / extremum seeking, and other industrial collaborations. I have experience with control problems with aerodynamic drag reduction, fusion reactors, magnetohydrodynamic instabilities in plasmas, internal combustion engines, and source seeking for autonomous vehicles in GPS-denied environments. I also have experience with blade-vortex interaction on helicopter rotors, and control of satellites, underwater vehicles, and biological / chemical reactors. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 322091 - MA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. I specialize in Structural Dynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Aero elasticity and the application of Active Materials in these areas. My expertise and research include the fields of aircraft, helicopters, hypersonic missiles, oil exploration, valves for spacecraft and automotive injection systems, health monitoring of structures, energy harvesting, sensors and actuators.