Construction Inspection Expert Witness Norco 536361

Expertise Description

I have worked in the construction industry for more than 35 years and have practiced inspection for over 15 years. My specialization lies in the inspection and construction of school district (DSA) projects including administrative buildings, classrooms, interim buildings, kitchens, libraries, fences, and track and fields. I also have knowledge of parking site improvements; restrooms; shade shelters; sign fixtures; storage spaces; and swimming pools and facilities. My prior experience was working in material and testing labs, and with soils. I have provided deposition and arbitration for more than a decade as a construction inspection expert witness.

Engineering Expert Witness AZ 531814

Expertise Description

I am an experienced engineering expert witness with over 30 years in the field. My areas of focus include process engineering and analysis, facility layout and design, site selection and strategic planning, yield enhancement, quality assurance, manufacturing operations management, equipment selection and qualification, factory/product cost modeling, nanotechnology, Intellectual property/patent analysis, cleanroom and advanced laboratory design. I have offered consultations and deposition for more than 30 years as an engineering expert witness.

Electro-Optical Systems Expert 521786 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience working with electro-optical systems. My areas of expertise include electro-optical system design and debug; IP litigation (invalidity, infringement, claim construction, prior art); and proprietary product design for medical devices, semiconductor processing and inspection equipment, pollution sensing, ultra-sensitive amplifiers, spectrometers, single-pixel cameras, displays, ultrastable lasers, geophysical instruments, tactical communications, vacuum instruments, agricultural product grading, and spectroscopic remote sensing. I have spent more than 5 years providing courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as an electro-optical systems expert witness.

City Planning Expert 523352 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience working with professional urban, regional and community planning services. I have an expertise in Land Use, Zoning & Regulatory Entitlements, Community Redevelopment Areas, Tax Increment Financing Services, Brownfield Planning & Grants, Governmental Planning Services, Charrettes, Visioning, Workshops & Outreach, Military Installation Planning & Programming. I have spent more than 5 years as a city planning expert witness by providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Electrical Inspector Expert 521871 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as an Electrical Inspector with expertise in first class electrical inspections for engineered construction projects in the public and private sector, Solar Photovoltaic Inspections and Installations, Solar PV Advanced Electrical Calculations, Fire Alarm Systems, Commercial and Residential Electric Systems. I have prior experience as an electrical inspector expert witness.

Commercial Real Estate Appraiser Expert 524993 NM

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of experience in commercial real estate appraisal. My areas of focus include rights-of-way, eminent domain, litigation, farm and ranch, equestrian, subdivisions, mining, oil & gas, land, commercial, industrial, agricultural operations, residential, special use properties, water rights, conservation easements, appraisal consulting, and appraisal practice for national and international lending institutions, federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as private investors, corporations, estates, attorneys, and venture capital groups. I have provided deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations for more than 25 years as a commercial real estate appraisal expert witness.

HVAC Mechanical Engineering Expert 505339 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with extensive involvement in chilled water, ice storage, VAV, laboratory ventilation, heat pump, and split systems. I have been involved in construction administration, cost estimating, bidding and negotiation of projects. My experience includes HVAC systems, plumbing and fire protection, energy management, sustainable design, environmental services, and renewable energy systems. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

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.

Plastics Engineering Expert 519839 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of commercial, industrial, and university experience in all aspects of plastic and polymer materials, plastic part design, tool design, and plastics processing. I have served as a plastics engineering Expert Witness in more than 25 cases, many of which have required deposition or trial testimony to be given. I am the founder and Principal Researcher of a plastics company, which consists of highly skilled plastic, chemical, and mechanical engineers who have performed consulting and research services to a variety of industries over the last 20 years.

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.

Construction Electrical Engineering Expert 393410 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 30 years in electrical design and construction of commercial, residential, biomedical, light industrial and institutional facilities. I have been responsible for preparation of electrical contract documents for both consulting engineering firms and design/build contractors. My areas of expertise include residential and commercial high-rise buildings, office campus environments, medium-voltage (15 KV) and (600 Volt) power distribution systems, lighting design and control systems and low-voltage signal systems. I also have experienced with the utilization of IPD (Integrated Project Delivery) construction delivery methods, including BIM (5D), three-dimensional modeling with estimating and scheduling parametrics.

Electronics Development Expert 504567 AL

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.

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.

Wireless Communication Expert 161225 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Computer and Electrical Engineering with expertise in Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits, Analog and Digital Integrated Circuits, and Power Management IC. I have experience with wireless and wireline communication systems, including single-chip transceivers, system architecture, broadband communications technology, telecommunication standards, as well as related trade secret and patent validity matters. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and court testimony.

Real Property Damage Economics Expert 507496 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Real Property Damage Economics with expertise in large cases of disaster. I have experience with valuation, diminution-in-value and litigation support matters involving commercial, industrial, subdivisions and vacant land properties, as well as single and multi-family residences. Diminution issues include environmental contamination, eminent domain, soil or geotechnical, construction conditions, natural disasters, bankruptcy, and project delay and tragedy. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wind Energy Expert 426896 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Global Engineering and Technology with expertise in the energy, aerospace, defense, and appliance industries. I have experience with smart grid and smart metering technologies, wind energy, developing technology centers, supporting technology transfers, assisting in new product design and certification, market products, expanding existing customer base, developing product market strategy and assist in mergers and acquisitions of technology companies including due diligence and litigation support. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

photovoltaics Expert 502302 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in Photovoltaics (PV). I have experience with facilitating the development and expansion of domestic and international markets for grid-connected PV systems. My consulting areas include codes and standards compliance, solar codes and standards, solar design and installation, fire investigation, permitting, inspection, interconnection, safety, system design services, technical manual development, systems analysis, operation and maintenance, and troubleshooting of PV Systems. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

solar photovoltaic 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.

Landscape Architecture Expert 310063 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in landscape architecture. My expertise includes plant material design, irrigation design, recycled water systems, “green” systems and designs, porous paving systems, photovoltaics, solar hot water systems, drainage design, construction site observation, and processing construction documents. I have prior expert witness experience.

Civil Engineering And Roofing Expert 48888 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a civil engineer specializing in roofing issues, including laboratory analysis; inspections; building envelopes; roof management; roofing failures; moisture surveys; waterproofing; roof coatings; reroofing; leak investigation / analysis; ventilation / condensation; wind damage; fastenings; construction documents / monitoring; and insurance and legal claims. I also specialize in hurricane, earthquake, fire, and hail damage. My additional experience includes façade, concrete, and masonry failures, in addition to foundations, retaining walls, and anchors. I have expertise in construction management, scheduling, marketing, and training. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor Expert 56897 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the construction and home/building inspection fields. My expertise includes: inspections of residences, multi-unit dwellings, and commercial buildings; repairs in single-family homes, commercial spaces, and condominiums; remodeling of warehouses, manufacturing operations, apartment complexes, offices, and private homes; and custom and tract housing. My additional expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) compliance; blueprint analysis; building-code violations; construction defects; disregard for maintenance; improper installations; mold inspections/testing; non-permit work; product defects; and standards of care. I am familiar with all matters related to contracting: appliance installation, concrete, concrete inspections; door hanging, drainage, drywall, electrical, finish carpentry, flooring, framing, hardware, Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C.), insulation, irrigation systems, lighting, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, solid surface countertops, stucco, tile countertops, windows, and window covering. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Architect And Parking Structure Expert 40613 IL

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in parking and general architectural matters, including commercial architecture, exterior, water, roofing, solar energy, energy analysis, insect structural, structural (wood), building layout, apartment building, parking, expansion/cracking, and ADA accessibility.

Hvac Mechanical Engineering Expert 39125 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in mechanical engineering. My areas of expertise include semiconductors, HVAC systems, cleanrooms, process piping systems, energy management and control systems and refrigeration systems, boilers, chemical exposures, as well as chemical spills and damages. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Safety And Risk Management Expert 38913 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Environmental Health and Safety. My expertise includes industrial hygiene, risk management, safety engineering, confined space and environmental program management. I have additional expertise in chemical exposure assessment, indoor air quality testing, incident investigation, and Cal / OSHA inspections, including “red-tagging.” I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Electrical Engineering Expert 464574 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with expertise in Light-Emitting Diodes (LED), semiconductors, solid state lighting, and solid-state devices. I have experience with systems engineering, physics, superlattices, and quantum mechanics. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Optoelectronics Expert 463340 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Optoelectronics with a broad technological expertise. I have experience with electronic engineering, optical communications, optoelectronics (LEDs, laser diodes), photonics (PICs, OEICs, silicon photonics, polarizers, MEMS, optical switches, solar cells), semiconductors (CMOS, SOI, SoS), materials (GaN, GaAs, SiGe, InP, SiC, REO, Sapphire), fabrication (III-V, Silicon), eptitaxy (MOCVD, MBE, CVD), and optics/microelectronics packaging/assembly. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Optical And Photonics Science Expert 454502 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Optical Sciences and Physics with expertise in specialty research on photonics, growth and structure of Thin Films, Optical Data Storage, X-Ray Optics, Metallic Superlattices, Magnetism, Superconductivity, Electronic Engineering, and Computerized Imaging. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Material Science And Engineering Expert 441187 WA

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years experience in the field of Materials Science and Engineering. My expertise includes electrochromic window technology, chemistry, intelligent materials and systems, photovoltaic and electrochromic functions, ion storage materials, synthesized electrochromic materials, film technology, gel polymer electrolytes, and other inorganic and organic materials.

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.

Electrical Contractor Expert 53033 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Electrical Contracting and General Construction Management. My expertise includes electrical / mechanical / plumbing contracting, construction planning, scheduling, cost estimating, negotiations, construction defect investigations, system failures, design problems, energy management, engineering supervision, and procurement. My additional experience includes installations of new school construction, high-voltage distribution systems, large office and other building complexes, residential wiring for single and multi-family homes, renovation and service charges, installation of fire safety, lighting protection, DDC controls, inspection of roofs and structural framing, electrical and mechanical systems, data communications systems, and paging systems. I have prior expert witness experience.

Reliability Methods Expert 426185 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Reliability Consulting. My experience includes mechanical engineering, reliability methods and models, and arrays of inexpensive disks. I am highly familiar with probability calculation, common cause of failure susceptibility, reliability prediction and assessment for electronic systems and equipment, and disk drive equipment manufacturing.

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.

Semiconductor Expert 396272 CO

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Semiconductor, electronic, optical, information display, and optoelectronic technology development. I have contributed to several industries, including communications, consumer electronics, mobile handsets, information displays, engineering services, and defense electronics. I have an extensive background with intellectual development, start-up development of new technology platforms, product development and commercialization, staffing and team building, general management, company acquisition and integration, business development, facilities development, integrated circuit fabrication, and manufacturing operations. My additional experience includes high brightness light-emitting diodes, wireless handsets, mobile devices, image sensors, camera phones, camera modules, wireless networking, wireless device applications, nanotechnology, carbon nanotubes, organic electronics, solid state lighting, printed electronics and displays, flexible electronics, electronic paper, and electrophoretic displays. I have prior expert witness experience.

General Electrical Contracting Expert 370318 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Safety Engineering with expertise in architecture, engineering, design, and construction. My experience includes residential inspections, which involves special buildings, tents/tent structures, pedestrian walkways, and outbuilding. I have additional knowledge of onsite design and engineering as a tradesperson, apprentice, journeyman, foreman, superintendent, project manager, and construction manager ranging through Commercial, Industrial, Petro-Chemical, and Educational, Residential, and Theme Park environments. I have hands-on management experience in all phases of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, masonry, plaster, wood/metal framing, drywall, electro-mechanical/HVAC systems, and steel construction. I am familiar with the regular citation of specific codes/standards/adopted regulations. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Solar Engergy Expert 97466 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Electrical Contracting and Solar Energy. I have directed the design and installation of major residential electrical and electronic systems, as well as: back up electrical power, conventional and photovoltaic, wiring, computer network wiring, and also the development and implementation of both thermal and electric solar energy systems. I have performed initial system analysis, hardware and software design and final configuration performance evaluations associated with complex large-scale computer-controlled automated systems.

Additionally, I have experience with horse behavior and training over 30 years with equine riding and training. I have served as a horse expert in over three dozen legal cases involving horses and horse facilities. I have assisted in drafting guidelines for equestrian usage for a city park, performed numerous remedial horse behavior workshops oriented towards a variety of horse riding and handling disciplines. I also do mounted patrols for law enforcement and train officers and horses for duty. I have prior expert witness experience.

Aerospace Engineering Expert 382459 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with a focus on Control systems and dynamics. My applied research in control theory includes nonlinear control, adaptive designs, distributed parameter systems, automotive / aerospace systems, energy storage, biotechnology, stochastic nonlinear systems, partial differential equation (PDE) control, delay systems, model-free optimization / extremum seeking, and other industrial collaborations. I have experience with control problems with aerodynamic drag reduction, fusion reactors, magnetohydrodynamic instabilities in plasmas, internal combustion engines, and source seeking for autonomous vehicles in GPS-denied environments. I also have experience with blade-vortex interaction on helicopter rotors, and control of satellites, underwater vehicles, and biological / chemical reactors. I have prior expert witness experience.

Hvac Expert 49097 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in the fields of engineering, management, and consulting for significant projects in the semiconductor, university, laboratory, and advanced technology market sectors, worldwide. My additional consults include several hundred tool-install, wafer fab construction, process systems, process piping, and HVAC projects. I have 10 years expert witness experience.