Expertise DescriptionI have over 50 years experience in Microwave/Microwaves. I have experience with microwave products and applications and developed numerous microwavable products and processes, My expertise includes microwave oven technology, microwave packaging technology, microwave food product development, microwave product testing, designing the microwave product testing laboratory, microwave product hazards, microwave heating fundamentals, industrial microwave, burns, and RF heating technology, applications of microwaves in the food industry, industrial heating applications of microwaves, and industrial drying of solids with microwave and Radio Frequency (RF). I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Three industrial microwave fires; Felony murder involving microwave ovens, 2 cases; Medical malpractice – microwave oven – 1 case, microwave device – 1 case; Several injury cases involving microwave ovens; Microwave patent infringement – 4 cases; Contracts, intellectual property, trademark.
My consulting services include: Development of industrial microwave heating processes for manufacturing: muesli; airplane parts, sausage patties, brea, more; Developed numerous microwaveable retail food products; Developed several microwaveable packages for specific products; Developed a microwave sterilization procedure for medical & dental instruments; Tested numerous microwaveable products: foods, packages, devices.
|MS||Physical & Analytical Chemistry||Purdue University|
Awards & Affiliation
|Putnam Award for Industrial Innovation|
International Microwave Power Institute
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases