Expertise DescriptionI have over 50 years experience in wood and materials science, product design and liability, structural analysis, fracture mechanics, and mechanical engineering. I have extensive experience with ladders, scaffolding, furniture, pilings, trusses, and wood structural problems. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Ladder Failures; Scaffold Collapse; Structural Failures – Wood; Furniture – Wood; Poles – Wood.
My consulting services include: Failure Analysis; Materials Testing; Grading Evaluation – Wood.
|Ph.D.||Mechanical Engineering||Syracuse University|
Awards & Affiliation
|SUNY Teaching Award|
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases