Mechanical Engineer Expert Witness IN 532392

Expertise Description

I have worked in mechanical engineering for more than three decades. I specialize in mechanical system modeling, stress analysis, computer-aided-engineering, design, and biomechanics. I have additional knowledge in various engineering applications ranging from biological systems to power train of hybrid electric vehicle, and the mechanism of tooth movement and design of orthodontic appliances like brackets. I have provided consultations and deposition for over 10 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness.

Areas of Expertise

Relevant Experiences

I have been faculty members of both Department of Mechanical Engineering and Orthodontics since 1990. I have been working on orthodontic related research, supervising resident theses, and publishing in the field. My research has been supported by NIDCR and companies, like Align Technology Inc. and Ormco. I understand both engineering and orthodontics.


Degree Subject Institution
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering Drexel University – Philadelphia
M.S. Biomedical Engineering Shanghai Second Medical College – China
B.S. Engineering Mechanics Tianjin University – China

Awards & Affiliation

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
International Association of Dental Research
American Society of Engineering Education
Association of Energy Engineers
Ralph V. McKinney Jr. Award, International Congress of Oral Implantologists

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Mechanical Engineers