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.

Geotechnical Engineer Expert 526969 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Geotechnical Engineer with expertise in rock falls, liquefaction evaluation, fault rupture, hydro consolidation, expansive soils, bearing capacity, slope stability, consolidation and settlement, seepage analysis, groundwater studies, soil density and compaction, soil stabilization, and underpinning to aid in foundation design and construction. In addition, I have performed slope stability analysis for potential hazards, seepage analysis, retaining wall design and soil nail walls, retaining wall drainage design. I have spent over 5 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a geotechnical engineering expert witness.

Metallurgy Expert 511297 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience primarily in the field of failure analysis and predicting degradation and environmental compatibility of power plant materials under a variety of operating conditions. My experience includes corrosion and environmentally assisted cracking in BWR, PWR, and various raw water environments, and embrittlement of pressure vessel steels and high performance alloys. I am a recognized authority on microbiologically influenced corrosion and have authored reference documents on that topic. I typically perform a dozen or more metallurgical and corrosion assessments per year in addition to roughly half that many hand-on failure analyses. I have performed failure analyses and field investigations on a wide variety of power plant and other industrial components including piping and heat exchangers, pumps and valves, steam and combustion turbines, large electrical transmission towers, chemical processing vessels, steel cables and high performance fiber lifting slings, and industrial washing machines. I have over 20 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.

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.

Weather And Meterology Expert 435101 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Meteorology. My areas of expertise includes hurricanes, high winds, industrial air pollution, weather forecasting, wind storms, forecast evaluation, precipitation/no precipitation, extreme low temperature, weather observing, geographic and meteorological data analysis, air quality data analysis and validation, climatological reports and environmental assessments. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Product Failure Expert 426397 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering. My extensive experience includes engineering investigation, failure analysis, product liability, intellectual property, manufacturing, accident investigation and reconstruction, fire cause and origin. My additional vehicle experience includes commercial vehicles, automobiles, RVs, buses, trains, agricultural, and construction equipment. I have prior expert witness experience.