Expertise DescriptionI 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.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Patent Infringement Analysis; Reverse Engineering; Electronic/Electric Hardware Design Engineering; Telecommunication and Data Network Engineering; Fire Cause and Origin.
My consulting services includeAnalog and digital design; EMF & EMI shielding; Electromagnetic compliance testing; Failure Analysis; Failure Mode & Effect Analysis; HALT/HASS Testing; High-speed data and telecom networks; HDLC protocol; JTAG & DFT design and testing methodologies; Lightning/surge protection and analysis; Microprocessor design & applications; Photoelectric sensors; Printed circuit board design and analysis; Thermal analysis, evaluation & testing.
|Master of Science||Electrical and Computer Engineering||North Carolina State University|
|Bachelor of Science||Engineering||Pennsylvania State University|
|Professional Engineer: North Carolina License|
Awards & Affiliation
IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases