Expertise DescriptionI have over 30 years experience specializing in the computer systems, software, and storage industry. My expertise includes: bus design, system bus, local area network (L.A.N.), bus bridge, standards, Advanced Technology Attachment (A.T.A.), AT Attachment Packet Interface (A.T.A.P.I.), Integrated Drive Electronics (I.D.E.), 1394 FireWire I-Link, Small Computer System Interface (S.C.S.I.), Futurebus, computer design, central processing unit (C.P.U.), multiprocessor, cache, memory controller, hard disk, storage networks, storage area network (S.A.N.), and network-attached storage (N.A.S.). My additional expertise includes: internet protocol, http, cookies, software, firmware, embedded systems, operating systems, input / output, I / O controller, simulation, performance and benchmark. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Patent litigation: invalidity & infringement analysis / Computer hardware design; cache memory; CPU design; RAM; memory subsystems; Operating systems software, Input/Output, Storage (hard disk drives); Computer bus standards (ATA, ATAPI, IDE, SCSI, USB); Internet protocol; firmware; file systems; I/O controllers: local area networks; Patent litigation: neutral expert advising Federal District Court judges; Commercial contract disputes: software development methodology & completion of work.
My consulting experience includes: Management of software development; Selection of intellectual property for patent applications; Management of business software development in IT; Management of Engineering development (hard disks).
|M.S.||Electrical Engineering||California Institute of Technology|
Awards & Affiliation
|Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers|
|Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers|
|Technology Management Council|
|Association for COmputer Machinery|
|Forensic Expert Witness Association|
|IEEE Computer Society – National Lecturer on computer bus design|
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases