Civil Engineering Expert 107331 FL


Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a civil engineer, specializing in structural engineering. My expertise includes: advanced composites; blast testing; bridge inspection; bridge rehabilitation; civil infrastructure renewal / sustainability; composites; concrete; concrete inspections; concrete repair / rehabilitation; construction defects; construction materials; failure analysis; ferrocement; fiber reinforced concrete; FPR; laboratory testing; masonry standards; materials engineering; non-destructive testing; reinforced concrete; research and development; steel reinforced polymers; strength evaluations; structural analysis; and structural fiber reinforced plastics. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: International consultant for composites in civil engineering; Testing and measuring devices for construction monitoring; Visiting engineer – research and development of concrete structural elements and systems; Use and development of integrate computer software for civil engineering; Structural Design Computer Analyst; software development; Structural Engineer – design of reinforced concrete buildings; Consultant – design of concrete products; Design and on-site inspection of conventional and steel fiber reinforced concrete.


Professional Experiences




Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Ph.D.Civil EngineeringUniversity of Miami-Coral Gables
M.S.Civil EngineeringUniversity of Witwatersrand-Johannesburg
B.S.Civil EngineeringUniversity of Bologna-Bologna Italy

Licenses Certifications

Registered Professional Engineer in Oklahoma
Missouri
Pennsylvania
Florida
and Italy

Awards & Affiliation

Henry L. Michel Award for Industry Advancement of Research
ASCE
Provost's Award for Scholarly Activity
University of Miami
Johnson A. Edosomwan Researcher of the Year Award
College of Engineering
University of Miami
International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) Award of Merit – Strengthening Structures Category
UMR Faculty Performance Shares Award
Contribution to Curriculum Enhancement

Primary Affiliation

National Society of Professional Engineers


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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