Expert 521395 - OH

Expertise Description

I have worked in engineering and construction for over 40 years with expertise in the design and project management of GCRTA bus station projects, schools, airports, bridges, roadway, drainage, sanitary, water main, right-of-way, surveying, along with ODOT facilities building structures including salt domes, storage buildings, mixed buildings and garages. I am offering my services as a construction engineering expert witness.

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Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer, I have a focus in the product design, development, verification, validation, failure analysis and intellectual property of gas turbines/aircraft engines (turbomachinery) and laparoscopic medical devices. 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 506679 - 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 10 years of experience in industrial controls. I was founder and CTO of a company providing advanced motion control for industrial cranes and robotic material handling systems. In this capacity I architected technologies now well-known for enhancing crane-ease-of-use and safety. These have been adopted by Caterpillar, Cummins, Johnson Controls, GM, Hyundai, Toyota, Ford, Kia, Alcoa, Novelis and other first-tier manufacturers. I have extensive experience in motion control, dynamics, vibration, PLCs, system design, machine vision, and photogrammetry. I am an active lecturer on various mechanical and controls engineering topics including The Design Process, Advanced Motion Control, Mechatronics, and Engineering Intellectual Property. I have presented invited talks at premiere institutions including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Kumoh National University of Technology, the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Hyung Hee University, and others. I have published numerous refereed journal and conference articles pertaining to industrial motion control and human factors in crane control, and hold one patent related to crane control. A second application has been submitted. I am engaged in directing research efforts investigating crane control, motion planning, crane safety systems, and collision avoidance. I have also worked as an industrial crane controls expert witness in Georgia.

Expert 501487 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been focused in design services for over 35 years in the field of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). I have experience with forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire sprinkler, electrical, and process piping systems. I have also performed site inspections, tests, research, product analysis, cost estimation, and written reports. I have over 5 years of experience as an HVAC expert witness in California by offering deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations.

Expert 349285 - MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in intellectual property, product development, and product liability litigation. I have been working as an attorney and professional engineer with an extensive background in electrical engineering. I have represented clients in all intellectual property aspects of electrical, chemical, software, and automotive components. My expertise includes project/design management, electrical system design / architecture, regulatory requirements, and product development. I also have expertise in the analysis of auto vehicles, systems, and components, including airbags, seat belts, and system diagnostics. I have also offered my services for over 15 years as an electrical engineering, medical device design expert witness in Michigan and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 35 years in the fields of electrical, computer, and optical engineering. I have developed extensive experience in the field of liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”). For example, I was a design and procurement consultant for an avionics company during which time I was involved in redesigning an avionics LCD subsystem to use full color LED light sources instead of short arc lamps. Also during my time as a consultant, I have managed and conducted product evaluations for almost every kind of display product – LCD, CRT, Plasma and LED direct view, and projectors. I was co-founder and vice president of a company that develops and manufactures specialized integrated circuits, including those used for testing LCD drivers and LED drivers. I have tracked liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) and other display technology worldwide with special emphasis on Japan. In this position, I’ve obtained and evaluated samples of all of the current and future production LCDs. I worked closely with several Japanese companies and laboratories to develop new LCD products and test existing LCD products. My work in this role resulted in my inventing or co-inventing six LCD patents and one projector patent. The LCD patents relate to, among other things, a stacked display panel construction and an LCD with an optical fluid layer. I have also provided my services for numerous clients as an electronics product development and LCD expert witness for over 15 years.

Expert 514138 - CT NJ NY

Expertise Description

I am a wireless engineering professional with over 20 years of experience and knowledge in the wireless communications industry. I have optimized and designed wireless networks determining where and what height cell towers should be placed for the tier 1 wireless carriers. I have zoning experience and have testified as a cell phone expert. I have helped and assisted attorneys and police review and analyze cell phone records. With the same cell phone call records, I am able to map out pertinent information, such as cell tower locations related to the case in question. I am also on in-building wireless DAS (Distributed Antenna System) expert designing in -building wireless solutions for Fortune 500 companies. I have also spent over 5 years as a wireless communications expert witness in New York and have provided numerous clients with such services as consultations and courtroom testimony.

Expert 518848 - NY

Expertise Description

My career of over 20 years in the field of mechanical engineering has specialized in finite element analysis, strain gage testing, mechanical design, and fatigue design. I have additional knowledge in linear and non-linear studies, contact analysis, bolted joints, welds, fatigue, modal analysis, and both steady state and transient thermal studies, including thermal-structural interactions.

Expert 519091 - AL

Expertise Description

I have worked for more than 15 years in Firearms Design as a design engineer in the Firearms Industry. I have expertise in CAD (solid modeling, surfacing, drafting) with most recent experience using Solidworks & CATIA V5, SDRC I-DEAS & Pro-E. I have additional expertise in project management, design of new product platforms and line extensions, design of components and mechanisms, troubleshooting design issues, designing tests and conducting development qualification testing, designing machined components, forging, injection molded plastic and composite parts, MIM parts, investment castings, springs, stampings, bolts, receivers, and barrels, line extensions to existing rifles and the design, development, and delivery to market of the M&P-10 rifle platform.

Expert 511375 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

My background in design and construction administration has lasted for more than 30 years with expertise in mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems for commercial, institutional and residential facilities. I have additional knowledge in design and forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems. I have been recruited for previous expert witness work.

Expert 518383 - OR

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of Engineering experience, with an expertise in electronic and electromechanical instrumentation design. I am skilled in design of molded plastic, sheet metal, extrusions and castings, as well as current rapid prototyping processes. I have been the owner of an engineering firm which provides design, evaluation, and problem-solving for more than 40 clients in electronics, sports fitness, and medical mobility. I have had prior experience as Chair to a mechanical engineering advisory board for a university. I led a team of 6 industry experts to review course improvements and assure relevant metrics for attaining and keeping accreditation.

Expert 507315 - 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 more than 40 years of experience in all aspects of power plant engineering design, procurement, construction, operations, maintenance, testing, decontamination and dismantlement of both fossil and nuclear generating facilities both in the United States and internationally. I have developed design documents such as system descriptions, process flow diagrams, P&IDs, technical specifications for fluid systems included in power plants both fossil and nuclear. This work also included preparation of safety analysis reports and environmental impact assessments. While working for a public utility, I operated and maintained mechanical components and instrumentation in operating power plants, conducted performance testing of boilers and turbines and auxiliary systems in accordance with power test codes, and developed power plant life extension and availability improvement programs while participating in the implementation of such programs in operating power plants in the United States. I led a team of engineers that developed the concept of removing and replacing nuclear power plant steam generators by making a new construction opening in the containment shell. As Chief Nuclear Engineer I directed personnel performing containment pressure/temperature transient calculations, thermo-hydraulic and radiological analysis. At Chernobyl, I oversaw and managed the analysis and development of four early projects to stabilize the existing confinement structure, the radiological safety programs, characterize the radiation zones within the existing structure, evaluate the long terms waste management program, and the new safe confinement design that is being implemented. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 504567 - 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 of experience in the fields of electronics and electrical engineering research, development, and design. My extensive expertise includes integrated circuits (ICs), ASICS, intellectual property, and semiconductors designed in nanometer and deep submicron silicon CMOS, SiGe, and Si bipolar technologies. My research, design, layout ,and test skills include analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits, analog to digital converters (DACs) for test equipment, industrial and consumer electronics, SERDES blocks for ultra-high speed datacom and telcom. I co-invented the CMOS optical sensor IC that has sold over 1 billion ICs for a company. My multi-faceted analysis approach has uncovered hidden design details applicable to forensic analysis. My expertise has been utilized in disciplines from data converters to medical devices. I have been awarded multiple patents, spoken at major conferences, published in refereed journals and a publication was deemed an “influential” paper by being cited over a 100 times. I was recommended for a patent review committee. I have experience with consultations.

Expert 508771 - AL AK AZ AR 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 RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering with control systems design, systems commissioning and building engineering project management. In 2013 I established an engineering company and developed an integrated design process that optimizes mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and building systems designs with the end user in mind. I have years of field experience testing, commissioning, and troubleshooting various building systems and designs to pinpoint and resolve deficiencies, and I have spent a large portion of my career identifying design pitfalls, diagnosing anomalies, and developing solutions for operational and code compliance issues. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 505631 - AL AK AZ AR 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 RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I am a mechanical engineer, with over 40 years of experience in the field of internal combustion engines, specializing in diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies. I started my career in 1973 with a company where I gained valuable experience in engine design and development, before moving to the university sector in 1981. I developed research programs in diesel and natural gas engine technologies and taught bachelors’ and master’s courses in diesel engine technology, and advised graduate students at doctoral and masters levels in the field of internal combustion engine technology. In business, I have also managed the development of new technologies and innovation through small teams – processing to the leadership of a large global engineering organization with greater than 2,000 engineers. My leadership role in innovation and technology development, new product development and support has included managing resources and product development in both leading and emerging markets – most notably Brazil, India, and China. I was directly involved with almost every new engine and exhaust emission program from 1993 to 2014. These programs delivered successful engine designs with dramatic reductions of criteria pollutants, oxides of nitrogen (NOx) and particulate matter (PM) of over 98% to near-zero levels. I provided emission regulations promulgated by EPA and California. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 508109 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years experience in the automotive engineering sector with specific experience in the automotive manufacturing of both OEM components and full vehicle assembly / manufacturing. My Ph.D. research is on complex systems design and the development of computational representations and reasoning in design. I have worked on multiple sponsored projects funded by partners such as NASA, Michelin, and BMW. I currently serve as an assistant professor at a University where I work on a multitude of automotive and systems engineering projects.

Expert 506912 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer with expertise in combustion, internal combustion engines, fuels, emissions, engine control systems, emissions control systems, and automotive engineering. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering followed by three graduate degrees culminating in a PhD with a specialization in combustion. I joined as faculty of a Department of Mechanical Engineering where I established their combustion and engines research program. I have been involved in research in the area of combustion, engines, emissions, and alternative fuels for over 35 years. My research includes both experimental work and numerical modeling of both fundamental combustion processes and combustion within engines. My present research is focused primarily on the spark ignition process, modeling heavy-duty Diesel engines, and methods for improving fuel consumption for both light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 502267 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Engineering with expertise in Solar Energy and Solar Photovoltaic (PV). I have experience with analyzing potential PV projects, designing systems, writing technical RFP specifications, evaluating bids, performing construction inspections, installing systems, consulting on municipal solar programs and corporate marketing strategies, solar codes and standards, solar design and installation, developing PV Power Purchase Agreement and Operating Lease proposals for public and private clients, and evaluating new PV components and products for PV industry clients. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 321814 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in themed entertainment construction, design, and project cost management with expertise in the design and construction of themed environments, destination resorts, mixed-use entertainment developments, casinos, and general construction. My areas of expertise include: Program management, feasibility planning and analysis, cost estimation and analysis (“high concept” through bid and construct), design phase planning, coordination and analysis, design planning, constructability reviews, production planning / design / coordination / construction / installation and close out analysis for any type of themed entertainment attractions. I also have international experience. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 152467 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in garment/apparel manufacturing. My expertise includes: management; men’s, women’s, and children’s apparel; ready-to-wear garment manufacturing; distribution; design; trends; brands; textile sourcing; and global production. My additional expertise includes: mergers and acquisitions, licensing, and branding.

Expert 170265 - CA(N) CA(S) MI NY OH WI

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Laboratory Director specializing in Automotive Lighting and LED technologies. I have an in-depth knowledge of all automotive exterior lighting equipment from inception, design, and manufacture, as well as the national and international regulatory requirements. I have an excellent understanding of existing automotive LED patents and have supported depositions and inquiries related to patent infringements and patent litigation. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 165406 - CA(S) NV

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in design engineering for wide range of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects including wood frame, steel, masonry and concrete structures varying in size from one to six stories. My other projects include: shoring and underpinning of existing structures, retaining walls, and earthquake evaluation and rehabilitation and fire damage repair projects. I also have over 15 years of experience as a Structural Engineering Forensic Consultant with extensive knowledge of current and past CBC, UBC, local building codes and ordinances. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 141418 - CA(N) CA(S) FL IL MN NY TX

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in metallurgical engineering and failure analysis, accident reconstruction, welding inspections, OSHA regulations, railroad litigation, and product liability. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 166714 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an executive and engineer in both startups and Fortune 500 companies with extensive background in distributed systems, database management, applications, software, networks and storage. My expertise includes e-discovery, source code inspection, intellectual property development, intellectual property theft of trade secrets, quality engineering, and strategic and technical leadership. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 58987 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in design and engineering, specializing in the theme park, recreation, and resort industries. My expertise includes: engineering design, accident investigation, ride design, safety inspection, water park safety, water slides, wave pools, swimming pools, ride stress analysis, high speed coasters, monorails, thrill rides, tramways, simulators, water flume rides, ride maintenance, mechanical systems, mechanical drive systems, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (H.V.A.C.), piping / plumbing systems, and pumping systems. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 127972 - KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in engineering, manufacturing, and management, specializing in forensic engineering and accident reconstruction. My expertise includes: lifts, hoists, jacks, cranes, industrial machines, hydraulic equipment, tools, material handling, fork lifts, aerial work platforms, loaders, automotive lifts, and scissor lifts. I have additional expertise in product safety, product failures, product liability, testing, compliance with standards (American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) and International Organization for Standardization (I.S.O.)), and compliance with regulations (Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.), and Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)), and adequacy of warnings, instructions, and labels. My experience includes the development of explanatory exhibits and the preparation of evidence for trial. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 160956 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in design, manufacturing, and equipment engineering, with an emphasis on equipment used in oil and gas field servicing. My expertise includes: triplex / quintiplex pumps and pumping systems; jet, batch, and recirculating mixers; cement / sand bulk handling systems; coil tubing injectors; carbon dioxide / nitrogen equipment; equipment packaging on trucks, trailers, skids, barges, and offshore installations; engine, transmission, and various drive train systems for pumps, vehicles, and auxiliary equipment; hydraulic fracturing; cementing; acidizing; blenders; cooling system design for engine, transmission, pumps, and hydraulics; hydraulic applications; open and closed loop circuits; truck chassis and trailer design; Department of Transportation (D.O.T.), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), and environmental regulations; and wireline trucks. I have additional expertise in design, manufacturing, problem solving, improvement of existing equipment, fleet evaluation, equipment personnel training, and safety training. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 128394 - DC TX

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a Laboratory Director specializing in mechanical design engineering, with an emphasis in all phases of industrial equipment and machinery design, vibration, including fans, blowers, motors, generators, engines, couplings, gearboxes, dynamometers and rolling mills. My expertise includes: troubleshooting of aircraft gas turbine engines and accessories, auxiliary power units, rotary wing drive gearboxes and gear trains. My expertise also includes: various motors, blowers, and variable frequency drives as well as ship propulsion systems, including diesel and gas turbine engines. I have additional expertise in troubleshooting, machinery malfunctions and failures, and machinery accidents, including accidents leading to extensive property damage, injury, and death. I have extensive experience in the use of vibration as a diagnostic tool, as well as high speed rotor balancing. I have experience with planning and executing heavy machinery lifts, evaluations of reinforced concrete foundations, and evaluations of fabricated machinery support structures, advanced vibration analysis and applications. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 128387 - PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Fire Scene Investigation with expertise in Mechanical Engineering, evidence inspection and examination, report preparation for investigations, electrical accident reconstruction, origin and cause of fire, forensic engineering and analysis of accidents, water damage events, and fires relating to a wide variety of incidents. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 128354 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in electrical engineering and scientist specializing in electrical power, lighting, electromagnetic radiation, grounding, electrocution/electrical accidents, electrical fires (including batteries,) lighting/illumination and safety. My expertise as a electrical inspector includes lightning risk assessments, design review of equipment and lightning protection systems, transient protection, grounding system design, electromagnetic safety assessments and electrical safety audits. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96458 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in marine engineering and engineering management. My expertise includes: asset management; construction management / oversight; design review; electrical / mechanical infrastructure development / construction / monitoring; employee relations; engineering scheduling / oversight; facilities management (control systems, critical systems, critical facility solution, electrical / power distribution, fire safety, fire suppression, fuel, generators, H.V.A.C., plumbing, telecommunications, UPS systems); incident reporting; maintenance standards / procedures; Occupational Safety and Health (O.S.H.A.); project management; and technical support for component and integrated testing / commissioning. I have prior expert witness experience.

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 96863 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years as a practicing civil engineer, specializing in oil and gas pipelines. My expertise includes pipeline: accident investigations; coatings; codes and compliance (federal, state, industry); corrosion; depth of cover; design, construction, operation, and maintenance regulations for all gas transmission, gas distribution, and petroleum pipelines; excavation damage; hydraulics; hydrostatic testing; leakage; liquid natural gas (L.N.G.); oil fields; pneumatics; propane; ROW easements; safety audits; safety inspections; storm drainage; and threaded pipe. I have additional management / oversight expertise in anti-drug company regulations; human resources; contracts; and budgeting. I have expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96606 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a mechanical engineer with emphasis on safety and design analysis. My expertise includes: cost estimation; safety research; industrial accidents; product accidents / liability; machinery, mechanical components, and consumer products design and safety analysis; and on-site and laboratory accident investigations. I have additional expertise in: agricultural engineering; crane safety devices; farm machinery; forensic engineering; guardrail testing; ladders; power lines; press guards; trailer hitches and towbars; truck-mounted ladder racks; and wood railings. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 96523 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 20 years experience with civil engineering specializing in urban transportation solutions, including: capital maintenance projects, complex interchange design, and corridor planning studies. My expertise includes: bridge design; construction management; environmental compliance; field inspections; forensic, geotechnical, structural, and transportation engineering; hydraulics; hydrology / drainage; highway design; land development; large cut and cover tunnels; public works; quality assurance / quality control; retaining / tieback walls; seismic retrofits; sound walls; specifications; surveying; toll road design; transportation, and value engineering. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107351 - CA(N) CA(S) FL NV TX

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the design, development, and technical analysis of electronics and communications equipment. I have experience in cases involving patent infringement; complex trademark infringement; patent damages & royalty calculations; cell phone cases involving wrongfully accused, E-911 issues, call routing, and cell tower records; telecommunications cases involving failures and failure analysis, the local switch, toll call, and VoIP, IVR, and ATIS call centers; internet service providers; and broadband systems including ISDN, DSL, ADSL, and Ethernet. I have additional experience with all aspects of the telephone network and how it operates, the cable requirements needed to provide adequate internet service, testing cables used for high speed internet including CAT5 and high performance cables, and electrical engineering. My additional areas of expertise include electronics, power supplies, system failure analysis, reliability, safety, fault tolerant design methodology, development concepts and technical analysis of electronics, failure mode analysis, and Underwriters (UL) recognition of products for use in North America. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 55404 - NC

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a professional engineer specializing in electrical and computer engineering. My expertise includes: agency standards (CE, CSA, FCC, IEC, UL); data encryption hardware; data networks; electrical devices engineering / safety / systems; electronic design / failure analysis / manufacturing; electronic / electrical hardware design engineering; EMC design / analysis / testing; fire cause and origin investigations; forensic engineering; grounding; industrial automation / controls (national electrical code / product liability / product testing / safety evaluations); insurance fraud investigations; lightning / surge analysis; residential wiring; semiconductors; and telecommunications. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48394 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience involving design engineering, project management, and construction management of industrial power generation, cogeneration, standby emergency power units, emergency diesel generators, and gas turbine generation systems. I specialize in analytical services relating to plant performance, monitoring, control, fuel processing, and safety. My particular expertise for projects involve industrial gas turbines, such as Allison 501/570 series in standby power and cogeneration applications, and for stationary power generation and marine propulsion using large diesel engines such as ElectroMotive Diesels in both diesel electric and diesel reduction configurations. I have experience in application and special project modifications of micro-turbines for power generation and Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) applications. My special expertise includes interpretation of and conformance to codes and standards as applicable to power generation and marine propulsion fields, including NFPA-70 (National Electric Code), ASME, ASTM, ANSI, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR's). I have special training and experience in systems integration, Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) and system level reliability analysis. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48086 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a professional engineer and licensed general contractor in consulting, design, construction project management, university teaching, and research. I specializes in structural analysis / design, damage and failure investigations, and construction defects / accidents. I have expertise in performance evaluation of constructed facilities including the effects of natural (wind, earthquake, flood, fire) and man-made (vibrations, blast and impact) hazards, damage assessment, and repair and retrofit design. Has served as an expert on small and multi-million-dollar claims. My experience includes buildings, bridges, concrete cooling towers, offshore platforms, silos, damage investigation of single and multi-family residential, commercial and historic buildings, storage tanks and underground water conduits, blast in underground coal mines, explosion in a chemical plant, effect demolition, pile driving and new construction on adjacent buildings, excessive floor vibrations, cracking, settlement, wind, fire and flooding damage, foundation distress, retaining walls, slabs and pavements, evaluation of defective concrete, terrazzo and other construction materials, water intrusion damage, contract disputes, product liability, accidents, personal injury, property damage, and failures during construction. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 45661 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the design, implementation, and management of the development of a large variety of software applications, ranging from shrink-wrapped products for sale to customers, to tools used to create data or services sold to customers, to purely DARPA-funded research projects where the products were new algorithms and approaches to solve difficult problems. I have a broad range of high technological experience including bioinformatics, electronic design automation, digital cartography, banking systems for foreign exchange traders at large central banks, operating system conformance test suites, and prototyping new architectures for all optical networks in support of data intensive grid computing. My expertise includes XWindows, Motif, GUI’s (graphical user interfaces), graphics, algorithms, and relational databases in both Unix and Microsoft platforms. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 45644 - CA(N) NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer with design and analysis of complex transportation systems, project planning and implementation, and feasibility studies. My past transportation projects have included intercity, commuter, rapid transit, high-speed, and light rail systems, alternative and conventional fuel buses, Automated Guideway Transit (AGT), and Personal Rapid Transit (PRT). My transportation evaluation and planning studies have included detailed assessment of transit technologies and economic analysis of capital, operational, and maintenance costs. I have also performed business planning and diversification studies, competitive analyses, market research, and economic forecasting. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 45084 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience and expertise in physics, engineering, new product design, and production scale-up to assist industry in high precision and general industrial cleaning. My areas of expertise include inertial instrument design disciplines include laser physics, fiber optics, acoustics, and magnetic resonance. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 43088 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Mechanical Engineer with strong design, program management, business development and manufacturing background. My Extensive experience in the management of new product development includes oversight of intellectual property, formation of multi-disciplinary teams, concurrent engineering and state-of-the-art techniques for quickly getting products to market. Specializing in Fasteners, Latching Mechanisms, Aircraft and other Vehicle Structures, Structural Analysis, Kinematic Analysis, Air Infiltration, Numerical and Nonlinear Finite Element Modeling, Metals Behavior, Products Liability and Personal Injury. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 40162 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) HI NM OR WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Mechanical Engineering. My expertise includes: injury biomechanics, orthopedic biomechanics, mechanical device failure analysis, mechanical design analysis, accident reconstruction, vehicle testing, and industrial and consumer product liability. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 38922 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in electrical engineering, specializing in product development and general management in healthcare, commercial, and aerospace industries. My expertise includes medical device product development with Ophthalmology, Electrosurgery, and Respiratory care. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 34395 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in robotics, automated control system, and mechanical design. I have additional experience in digital and analog control, including special applications, such as aircraft control, smart products, pattern recognition, neural networks, and signal processing. My examples of notable designs include a highly articulated hand (spacesuits) recently being adapted for deep sea applications, and a walking gyroscope toy on the market in the mid 80s. I recently developed a reliable and low cost technology for converting human voice into musical instrument sounds in real-time, and licensed this technology to a major manufacturer. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 33220 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in mechanical engineering. My experience includes design engineering and chief engineering for several companies and ownership of companies involved in fabrication of truck bodies, accessories, and construction equipment. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 29294 - UT

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in multi-industry design with a wide variety of products including mobile equipment, truck equipment, hydraulically operated machinery, auxiliary axles, exercise equipment, and molded plastic products. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 29068 - AL CA(N) CA(S) NV UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in mechanical engineering with emphasis on the development and improvement of a wide variety of products, including trucking equipment, refuse equipment, hydraulically operated mobile equipment, specialty axles and suspensions, exercise equipment, radio frequency and magnetically shielded enclosures, rotomolded containers, and a variety of consumer products. My areas of expertise include product design, concept generation, design, stress calculations, finite element analysis, modeling, prototyping, testing, manufacturing and assisting in the patent process. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 27967 - GA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Registered Professional Engineer. My areas of expertise include the design, analysis, troubleshooting and failure analysis, turbomachinery and ancillary equipment, cogeneration of electricity, and performance improvement.

Expert 23327 - ME

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in engineering specializing in the design and analysis of products and capital equipment. I have led the development of products and machinery for manufacturing compact discs, CD-R's, DVD's and other optical media. I specialize in design and failure analysis, as well as accident investigation relating to products and machinery. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 17879 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as a design engineer and inventor of consumer products. My areas of expertise include product development, patent infringement, as well as product operation and safety. I specialize in toys and electronic games, including all sorts of home products and am familiar with analog and digital circuits, remote control, electronic games and toys, microprocessor applications, sensors of all sorts, power control, ultrasonics, and safety requirements. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 17747 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

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I have over 30 years experience in mechanical engineering in the industrial and manufacturing sector, including over 15 years experience in the design of machinery, manufacturing processes, and product design. My experience includes all levels with industrial equipment from hand tools, to operating large punch presses, to printing presses, and to the design of ultra-precision micro-inch accuracy optical lathes. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 12258 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in physics. My areas of expertise include the following types of analyses: vehicles (determination of speed from skid marks and post-collision dynamics), failure analysis, products (determination of failure mechanism, product design and manufacturing process defects), fire (cause and origin, arson), industrial (machine design, electronic design and packaging, OSHA code compliance, safety / light industrial hygiene), and other miscellaneous investigations including environmental testing; code compliance relating to stairways, walkways, and ramps; illumination; temperature and noise levels; biomechanics; and electromagnetic and nuclear radiation effect. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 9750 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 45 years experience in conducting engineering and analytical studies of the design and performance of automotive and aviation occupant restraint systems and components. I am also knowledgeable in the influence of automotive and aviation systems on occupant kinematics during accidents, integrating input from accident reconstruction experts, biomechanical engineers, medical records, and personal inspections and testing in determining compliance with applicable Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS).

Expert 8888 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in civil and structural engineering. My areas of expertise include structural design and construction, review of building projects for lenders and prospective buyers, seismic studies for buildings, evaluation of structural design, as well as analysis of construction problems and failures. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 8975 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Electrical Engineering with the definition, design and production of electronic systems for a wide variety of industrial and commercial applications. My areas of expertise include computer products, medical electronics, industrial applications, circuit design, signal conditioning, power supplies, printed circuit layout, and controls systems. I have experience with applications ranging from embedded controllers in medical illuminators to heavy machinery used in the manufacture of rocket engines. I have additional experience with photographic techniques, methods, and equipment.

Expert 464587 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Patent and Intellectual Property with expertise in patent preparation (national and foreign), prosecution, and technology/infringement opinions. My patent preparation experience has included software, electrical, semiconductor, mechanical, electromechanical, optical, business methods, encryption, and a variety of mixed-discipline inventions; with emphasis recently on software patent applications and especially those relating to mobile devices and Internet-related business methods. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 350890 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in structural Engineering Design and Construction Management of building and non-building structures utilizing steel, reinforced concrete, post-tensioned concrete, pre-tensioned concrete, pre-cast pre-stressed concrete, masonry and wood. I also have experience in Structural Forensic Engineering Projects that includes site inspections/observations, destructive testing, laboratory testing, code analysis, review of as-builts, report writing, and mediations. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 351608 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience specializing in Design, Architecture, Interiors, Lighting Design, Product Design, Business Development, Commercial Architecture, and Engineering. My areas of expertise include new construction, renovation, improvements, and planning for commercial, institutional, recreational and residential projects. I have also designed products, marketing and promotional materials, and product catalogs for various clients. I have additional experience with all phases and aspects of architecture and design projects including master planning, programming, feasibility analysis, schematic and design development, furniture and accessories design, construction documentation, bidding and negotiating, and construction administration.

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 458478 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in developing and expanding central energy plants and the corresponding distribution networks. I have additional experience in HVAC and plumbing systems, Central Plant, boilers, stacks, air separation, medical gas and vacuum systems, and critical care, laboratory and specialized systems designs. I have over 25 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 11725 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience of varied R&D, new product development and project management. I have experience with the product development process, from idea evaluation and prototype design to high volume manufacturing. My expertise includes includes vendor sourcing, pricing, personnel training and supervision, budgeting and profit control through manufacturing engineering. 

Expert 425508 - WA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the field of Human Factors Engineering. My extensive experience includes user interface design, software engineering, user centered design, information architecture, user experience, systems engineering, object oriented analysis, complex systems, user interface, and modeling and simulation. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 426384 - MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Engineering Mechanics. My experience includes the general areas of experimental mechanics, fracture mechanics, fatigue, dynamic material response, engineering investigations, and electronic packaging. My research is directed toward assessing, mitigating, and managing risks associated with the design, manufacture and fielding of electronic products and systems; practical approaches for microelectronic package design; and reliability prediction methodologies. My expertise includes vibration life tests, electronic assemblies, industry microelectronics, optical fibers, and thermal stress. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 425518 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the Field of Computer Systems. My experience includes computer programming, reverse engineering, data compression software, iterated-array computers, mechanical languages, information processing, and system design and development. My expertise includes various computer-related topics involving recursive processors, compiler techniques, and landscape architecture of technical information. My past litigation experiences consist of intellectual property, patents, software proprietary device, statistical analysis for age discrimination, and political discrimination. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 423752 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Architecture. I have experience in professional engineering, architectural design, architectural engineering, architectural assessment, design planning, master planning, conceptual design, feasibility planning, and project management. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 392956 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have extensive experience in the field of Hardware and Software Engineering, specializing in complex issues of patent infringement and validity. My expertise includes hardware and software design for embedded systems (chip, board, and system levels); high-level applications, graphical user interfaces, application program interfaces (APIs), development tools, and distribution systems. I have a deep background in design engineering, which involves peripheral chips and microcontrollers (applied to cell phones, smart cards, and RFID tags). My high-tech forensic engineering experience includes reverse engineering of chips / boards / systems / firmware; clean-room design; deconstruction of complex integrated circuits; and extraction of processor microcode for high-tech patents and IP disputes. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 393692 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the industry of Computer Architecture. My specific expertise includes Instruction Set Architecture, Processor Organization, Microprocessor Design and Validation, Computer Performance Evaluation, PC System Architecture, Power Management, and Digital Design. I have background and knowledge involving the architecture of 64-bit extensions; integration of 32-bit microprocessors; DOS, Windows, and UNIX; high performance microprocessor modeling and simulation; MSI-TTL and 8080 microprocessors; protection of intellectual property (IP); and computer peripheral interface controllers. My additional experience includes PC chip-set topologies, Itanium processors, Pentium processors, scalable microsupercomputers, video games, and virtual core management. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 374824 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of engineering and development experience. My areas of expertise include directing master planning, entitlements, design documents, and construction for large master planned-mixed use developments. My expertise involves project management, risk assessment, site design, strategic planning, value engineering and construction management. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 350642 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in HVAC, plumbing and building energy conservation, system design, construction and forensic analysis. I have also worked by performing site inspections, testing, research, product analysis, and cost estimating. I have spent over 5 years offering my services as an HVAC expert witness.

Expert 376326 - CA(N) CA(S) MA NJ NY PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of integrated circuits, specializing in Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits. I am experienced and skilled in bridging the gap between methodologies used by the digital, analog and radio frequency circuit design teams. My subspecialty within this broad category includes integrated circuits (ICs) used for signal processing. I have experience with systems such as telephones, mobile phones and cell phones; electric toll collection, data recording and retrieving systems for magnetic media such as disk drives or magnetic tape; radio transmitters / receivers and their building blocks such as low noise amplifiers, filters, automated gain control, and frequency mixers (down-converters, up-converters); audio amplifiers; audio recording / reproduction systems; heat ventilation, and air conditioning controllers; data transmitting / receiving systems such as serializer / de-serializers (SERDES). I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 367890 - 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 in mechanical engineering with expertise in the design and project management of award-winning products for the medical, aerospace, amusement parks, medium and heavy industry fields. I am a detail-oriented professional with extensive expertise in all aspects of product design, from definition and analysis through conceptual design, drawings, presentations, fabrication and customer satisfaction. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 324766 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Structural Engineering, Defects, Damage & Failure Analysis. My expertise includes investigations on structural damage, failure, and collapse as wells as defect studies and code compliances. I teach courses on structural design, earthquake engineering, and material properties. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 344238 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years in the Environmental Engineering Industry. My experience includes environmental health and safety, site investigations, origins of water damage, mold contamination, mold remediation, and the general health impacts of mold in indoor environments. My additional knowledge and skills include feasibilities studies, remediation design, ecological risk assessment processes as applied to waste sites and operating facilities, public health, indoor air quality studies, and regulatory experience including preparations of comprehensive management plans, and detailed compliance audits and permit applications. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.