Building Envelope Expert Witness PA 534986

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the commercial and residential building enclosure industry. My expertise includes the design, testing, certification, inspection, and failure diagnostics of building enclosure products and systems. My employment experience includes working with firms specializing in window design, construction testing/certification and building science. I specialize in construction defect, failure analysis, peer reviews and failure investigations of window, curtain wall, skylights, masonry wall, EIFS, Stucco and roof systems. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 15 years as a building envelope expert witness.

Food Safety & Processing Expert 517558 IA

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in food safety, processing, and technology. I am well known for my food process engineering experience and have developed and delivered educational training programs for food entrepreneurs, established food companies, and regulatory agencies. I have worked with the USDA, the Environmental Protection Agency, state departments of health, FDA, National Alliance for Food Safety and Security, along with several other national and international committees regarding standard processing, manufacturing, and safety for baked goods, meat, cheese, poultry and egg products. My processing plant audits and technical assistance have highlighted opportunities for the food industry to save over $50 million in energy and water costs to international food companies. I have worked closely with many food companies over the past eighteen years developing new technologies and improving current food processes. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Biotech Engineering Expert 446602 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in high-technology applications. I have experience with medical device/biotech product development & concept design, patent and intellectual property research and due diligence, biomaterials applications, portable devices, keypads, robust design, reliability and durability, and manufacturing technology. I have additional experience with reliability and failure analysis services, composite materials, and wind and alternative energy applications. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Supply Chain Management Expert 514038 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience teaching, researching and leading in graduate and undergraduate business programs. I spent 21 years on the faculty at a school of business. The past 7 years I have been Dean of the School of Business Administration at a university. Over this time, I have taught MBA students and executives, and I have consulted with numerous companies, large and small. My consulting work has focused on operations management, operations strategy, inventory management, low cost country sourcing, global supply chain management, and China strategies. I have served on the boards of several private companies and nonprofits. And I have served as an expert witness on inventory, production, supply chain, and sourcing issues for both plaintiff and defense. These cases involved intellectual property issues and securities issues. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience.

Economics Expert 509139 NM

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience working for regulated utilities, governments, and as an economic consultant. My experience is extensive in valuation and damages analysis, from estimating the damages associated with breaking commercial leases to valuing nuclear power plants. One of my areas of expertise is state, federal, and international electric rate regulation, including: cost of capital, depreciation, cost of service, cost allocation, pricing and rate design, incentive regulation, regulatory policy, wholesale and retail market design, and industry restructuring. I have performed due diligence studies for investment banks, testified on generating plant stranded coasts, assessed damages in commercial litigation cases, and performed statistical analysis for class certification. I have also served as an arbiter in commercial damages proceedings. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Energy and Utility Expert 506242 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the Energy and Utility industry and have been involved in projects in more than 30 countries. I have expertise in developing grid modernization roadmaps, models for traceability from a field device, annual cycle models for wind farm production, and the review of data. I have additional experience in the development of smart metering and smart grid projects, and the development of regulators for smart grid road maps. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Energy Economics Expert 340570 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Economics with expertise in Energy Economics. I have experience focused on regulatory and market opportunities for accelerated implementation of energy efficiency in a cost-effective manner and in assessing strategies for dealing with the uncertainty of carbon change policies and mandates, environmental litigation, contractual disputes, complex trademark infringement, and electric, natural gas issues, and oil pipeline. I have also written more than 20 books, more than 80 professional articles, and 100 speeches over my career. I have frequently appeared as an expert witness in regulation, complex civil litigation, contract disputes, antitrust, patents, and damage analysis. I have additional experience with a wide range of domestic and international businesses, utilities, and governments provides clients with a unique breadth of experience in assessing opportunities for government and business to collaborate in developing and implementing leading-edge policies and strategies. I have over 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Computer Science And E Commerce Expert 170155 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Computer Science. My expertise includes databases, electronic commerce, software, Internet technologies, non-infringement, and invalidity. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.

Food Safety Expert 33277 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in all aspects of food safety management. My areas of expertise include audits and inspections, compliance, and regulatory issues, food safety training, food poisoning, food service management, restaurant practices and standards, and HACCP plan development. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Wireless Network Expert 454589 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the fields of Communications, and Computer and Sensor Networks with expertise in all types of major wireless network infrastructure. I have experience with cellular, broadband, microwave, WiMAX, municipal Wi-Fi, paging/advanced messaging, satellite, and land mobile radio, supporting emerging mobility, cloud, analytics and big data requirements. I have additional experience with utility smart grid and smart meter, health care mobility, industrial VoIP, public safety digital video surveillance and microwave backhaul.

Built Environment Expert 349121 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in mechanical engineering with expertise in the built environment. I have experience in large, technically demanding projects for advanced technology, health care, airport engineering, air infiltration, higher education, government, commercial and residential facilities. I have additional “hands-on” experience with the design, construction and operation of a wide array of extremely complex mechanical installations including process and manufacturing plants. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Mobile And Telecommunications Expert 454597 OH

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Communications with expertise in designing, analyzing, and implementing communication systems, wireless networks, and mobile devices. I have additional experience with network security mechanisms, location systems, wireless systems, networking protocols, and application data management protocols. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Lighting Electronics Expert 436007 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the field of Power Electronics Engineering with expertise in
lighting electronics and experience in preparing power electronic products for high volume
manufacture. I have additional knowledge in technology and patents of electronic ballasts; design,
reliability and performance of LED drives; and fluorescent ballasts. I have prior expert witness
experience, particularly in preparing declarations in support of petitions for Inter Partes Reviews.
With 56 issued US patents related to Lighting Electronics I am well familiar with many aspects of patents.

Civil And Structural Engineering Expert 443066 KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Civil and Structural Engineering. My expertise includes structural analysis, structural design,structural performance, environmental engineering, masonry design, wood design, and project management. I have additional knowledge in alternative energy efficient designs, solar heating and cooling, trenchless technologies for pipeline rehabilitation in gas distribution networks, and seismic performance of Masonry and Masonry veneer. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.

Lending And Banking Expert 343025 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Banking, Finance & Real Estate. My expertise includes standard lending practices, commercial real estate finance, corporate finance, asset based lending, project feasibility, note sales, credit approval, loan administration, regulatory compliance, fraud, and the feasibility of reorganization. My additional expertise involves “fair and equitable” rates of interest, receivership and trustee in bankruptcy, real estate brokerage, portfolio risk analysis, potential lender liability exposure, debt structuring and workout solutions, site identification, and capital procurement. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Human Factor Expert 343194 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Human Factors and am board-certified in professional ergonomics. My experience includes Injury and Illness Prevention Program development, ergonomic related injuries, manufacturing and construction safety projects, OSHA regulations and training, job site safety procedures review, safety evaluations, human factors / safety engineering of operations, behavior-based safety implementation, disaster preparedness planning, and loss control. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.