Fuel Service Station Expert Witness CA(N) 514158

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 55 years working with fuel service stations. My expertise is in the construction and design of service stations, fuel system design, retrofitting of existing fuel stations, fuel management systems; installation of underground storage tanks, the product piping, secondary containment of piping and monitoring equipment; permit procurement; and gas station operations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 25 years as a fuel service stations expert witness.

Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness CT 514703

Expertise Description

I have expertise in mechanical engineering. My career has spanned over 30 years working with the impending fossil energy crisis, fuel cells, Stirling engine hybrids, nuclear power, alternative energy sources, machine design, mechatronics, thermal systems design, bio-diesel, wind and water turbine designs, water jacket heater/HVAC systems, fluid mechanics, and turbomachinery. I have provided deposition, arbitration, and courtroom testimony for more than 5 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness.

Product Design & Patent Expert 522243 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Product Design and Patents. My expertise is in Patent Infringement and/or Invalidity, Consumer Product Design and Liability, Cash Machines and Paper/Membrane Handling Devices, Telephone Head Sets and Small Scale Sonar Devices, Water Filtration, Drinking Fountains, & Misc Plumbing Products, Safety Showers and Eyewash Equipment, ANSI/ISEA Z358.1 American National Standard for Emergency Eyewash and Shower Equipment, Plumbing Fixtures and Valves, Medical Devices, Especially Medical Filters, Acoustics and Electro-Mechanical Devices, Photovoltaic Panels and Wind Turbine Components, Computer Peripherals, and Plastic Part Design and Application. Additionally, I am a former world class rock climber and general contractor, so I can offer testimonial on climbing accidents and job site safety. I have spent more than a decade providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a product design and patents expert witness.

Medical Device Design 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.

Swimming Pool Design Expert 107419 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than two decades of experience in the field of Swimming Pool Design with an expertise in permitting, as well as code compliance and design review. I have experience with commercial and residential construction; swimming pool design and construction; structural engineering; geology and soil surcharges; plumbing, hydraulics, and system design; electrical, gas, plumbing and mechanical engineering and design; water chemistry management; computerized & automated control systems; tile, masonry, stone, coping, and plaster installation & repair; concrete construction – foundations, retaining walls, flat work and floors, and decorative concrete. I am knowledgeable in ADA regulations and compliance, and hazardous materials handling. I have over also spent over 15 years as a swimming pool design expert witness in Northern California and have provided numerous clients with consultations and deposition.

Energy Expert 514999 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering. As a Professor, my teaching strengths include the energy sciences such as thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid dynamics, and engineering mechanics such as the fundamentals of mechanical design, strength of materials, and statics. Research has included a project focused on developing and testing alternative fueled engines utilizing advanced combustion methods, development of a 50hp two –stroke spark ignition engine that operates on heavy fuel such as JP-8 and synthetic diesel generated from natural gas, and attempting to establish a research project focusing on identifying best practices for the teaching of STEM classes, specifically thermo science. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and depositions.

Engineering Project Management Expert 508771 AL

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.

Fire Cause And Origin Expert 107482 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Mechanical Engineering with Fire and Explosion Investigating specializing in fire cause and origin. My expertise includes investigation and analysis of fire, water loss, product defects, explosions, and human injury incidents. I have additional experience in heat transfer, mass transfer, fluid mechanics, fire protection engineering, human behavior in fire, hydraulics, laser diagnostics, and component testing. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Automotive Expert 12553 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in automotive issues. I have conducted vehicle and forensic inspections in the following areas: mechanical, vehicle fire cause and origin, engine and component failure analysis, accident reconstruction (mechanical), Lemon law investigations, subrogation issues and reports, body shop/service department fraud investigations, parts inspections and identification, product failure analysis, design defect analysis and damage appraisal. My other areas of expertise include engine and powertrain, service and anti-lock brake systems (air and hydraulic), advanced electronics and computer systems, supplemental restraint systems, automotive safety systems, automotive and heavy truck body and frame, tires, and handicapped controls/assistive devices. I have prior expert witness experience.

Fire Investigation Expert 439791 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Engineering Investigations with expertise in electrical engineering and materials engineering. I have experience with origin and cause, and fire investigations for numerous areas including, product failure analysis, antennas and electromagnetics, transformers, switchgear, power distribution, semiconductors and electronic materials. My fire investigations experience includes fires and explosions of chemical facilities, residential-commercial-industrial facilities, passenger vehicles and trucks, heavy equipment, etc. I am trained in arson investigation techniques. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Plastic Engineering Expert 439830 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Plastic and Manufacturing Engineering with expertise in investigations and analyses. I have experience involving polymers, plastics, composites, coatings, chemical characterization of evidence, construction materials, including associated properties, as well as fuels (including biofuels), lubricants, paints, and chemical additives. My investigations included cause and origin investigations, failure analysis, and custom testing to solve problems for industry, the insurance and legal communities, government, and academic organizations. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Chemistry Expert 500206 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Chemistry with expertise in classical chemistry and biochemistry. I have experience with the separation, purification, characterization and analysis of small molecules, enzyme inhibitors, enzymes and proteins and related processes. I have additional experience with Microbiology and fermentation science, cost reduction, Regulatory compliance (OSHA, EPA, Groundwater, USDA, Homeland Security, etc.), and chemical and biochemical processes, their development, evaluation, optimization, including biocatalysis and applied biotechnology. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemical Engineering Expert 447011 DC

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Chemical Engineering with expertise in polymer processing (design and simulation rheology); composite materials and processing; chemical handling; polymeric materials and properties. I have additional knowledge in the application of rheology and heat transfer to polymer processing and the processing of other non-Newtonian fluids; polymer processing including extrusion, injection molding, film blowing, fiber spinning, blow molding and film blowing; fluid instabilities and fracture; polymer liquid crystals; constitutive theories; polymer structure and processability. My expertise also includes the effects of flow on order and morphology (polymers); suspension rheology; thermoplastic composites processing; and food processing/rheology. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Eletronics Expert 443847 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering. My expertise includes Electronics, Solid State Power Systems, Power Electronics, Motor Drives, Specialized Power Systems, Control Systems, Energy Storage Systems, High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Power Transmission, Applications of Microcomputers to Power Control, Pulsed Power Systems, Electric Hybrid Vehicles, High Voltage Engineering, Electrical Failures and Hazards, Advanced Vehicle Power and Propulsion Systems, Novel Electromagnetic Machines, and Sustainable Energy and Transportation. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Biomedical Electrical Engineering Expert 425577 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with microelectronics research and biomedical engineering. I am highly knowledgeable in medical instrumentation, such as ballisocardiography and wireless diagnostic systems; DNA sensors, fabrication of micro-pump, diamond field emission devices, Micro-electro-mechanical Systems (MEMS) gas sensors; nanotechnology; device fabrication; integrated circuit fabrication; and modeling and simulation concerning transistors for circuits. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Osha Expert 327818 IL

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in Risk Management and Environmental, Safety and Health. My specialty includes developing and implementing comprehensive risk management programs and assessments, safety and compliance strategies, minimizing employee injuries, liability exposures, and property losses, increasing operational effectiveness, and ensuring compliance with internal and governmental regulations. My expertise includes safety management programs, on-site safety audits and assessments, employee and supervisory training, accident investigation, accidental death, development of safety plans and programs, assistance with OSHA regulations and compliance, industrial hygiene and environmental sampling and monitoring services, OSHA 10 and 30-hour General Industry Training, and OSHA 10 and 30-hour Construction Safety Training. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.