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Expert Witness Code : 2899

Summary:

This Ph.D. has more than 20 years experience of technical and business leadership, and development in the paper, film, coating, printing and packaging industries.  He has worked with many different coating, extruding, packaging, adhesive and printing processes, for applications ranging from traditional and digital printing; surfacing, insulating and barrier films; beverage packaging; construction materials; and decorative panels.

 




Expert Witness Code : 5361

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years experience in the dredging industry and is the founder\\owner of his own Dredging company.  His company provides services as hydraulic dredging contractors, builders of hydraulic dredges, builders of specialized dredging systems, dredging consultants, and handling fluid power design.  He has acted as a consultant on dredging, machinery design and fluid power ( hydraulic ) projects throughout the U.S., Canada, Grand Cayman, Puerto Rico, and for firms in Costa Rico, India, France and Belize.  He has also provided expert witness testimony in legal cases involving dredging operations and equipment; personal injury dredging matters; fluid power hydraulics; hydraulic system, design, operation and repair; rigging, marine, and construction; marine and construction equipment repair; machinery repair; and lubricant, selection, use and filtration. 




Expert Witness Code : 6753

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 25 years of experience synthesizing, analyzing, and developing polymers.  She has worked with a variety of materials in academic, government, and industrial projects ranging from engineering polymers and adhesives to medical biopolymers and 3D printing.  She has taught chemistry at the college level and provided private seminars and hands on laboratory training to industrial groups focusing on polymers.

This Expert's additional skills include: forensic polymer analysis, polymer and product specification testing, quality control testing, polymer synthesis and processing and structure/property relationship determination.  

She has provided expert reports and been deposed in multiple patent infringement cases.




Expert Witness Code : 2543

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years experience in Electrical Engineering and Computer Software Engineering.  He is the Founder and current CEO of a company that provides Master data Management and Business Intelligence Software, and the prior President and CEO of a software engineering company specializing in the design of virus-immune business software.  From 1982-1987, he was an Associate Professor of the Electrical Engineering Department of a prominent university and instructed and developed courses on computer, communication, solid state and electronic design areas.

His research activities focus on computer networks, computer communications, computer architectures and their application to distributed control.  He received a patent for his electronic design work and has a recent proposal for a special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Reliability to focus on reliable computer system architectures for real-time control.




Expert Witness Code : 3437

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 16 years of information systems and technology experience in industry, consulting and academia. He has led the transformation of large and complex information technology organizations; helped reengineer corporate business processes; performed strategic information systems planning and strategic business planning; assisted senior executives with information technology and decision-making; and led large teams in building and integrating major systems applications. Major consulting clients have included BankBoston, U.S. Secret Service Electronic Crimes Division, Prudential Securities, Southern Company, Burlington Air Express (now BAX Global), Hewlett-Packard, IBM, U.S. Department of Defense, Northrop, Southern Bell and IBM Global Systems, Playboy and Artistsdirect, to mention a few.  He is a thought leader in eLearning, processes for software development and prevention of electronic crimes, including the integration of physical and data security.  He is a former professor of a major University and a member of the FBI's Infragard.




Expert Witness Code : 9844

Summary:

This expert witness has served on commisions, appointed by the President of the United States and nominated by House Democratic Leadership.  He has also served on a council for the Governor of California, from which he resigned to serve on the President's Commission.  He also serves as Senior Advisor to the President of the Center for Defense Information and as a private defense consultant.  He is a recognized expert on U.S. and worldwide military research, development and testing, on operational military matters, and on national security policy and defense spending.  He spent 33 years at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, a major research laboratory in the University of California system.  He also served as Principle Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy to a President of the United States.




Expert Witness Code : 3282

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of academic and professional experience in speech and audio signal processing, speech and audio signal compression technology, standards for speech and audio compression, and software implementation on real-time platforms and in client/server architectures. He was a Member of Technical Staff at Bell Laboratories for 16 years, was founder of two start-ups: Audio Research Labs and Light speed Audio Labs, and is adjunct faculty at New York University. He has significant patent litigation expert witness experience,including analysis, report-writing, giving depositions and testifying at jury trial. He has published widely, including authoring one book, several book chapters and numerous journal and conference papers and also holds 23 patents.  This Expert is a Fellow of the Audio Engineering Society (AES) and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).




Expert Witness Code : 5608

Summary:

This expert witness has been primarily employed in the video games business since 1976 in many capacities including: programmer, designer, supervisor, manager, director, vice-president, consultant, partner and owner in several notable businesses, his thirty-years of industry experience has been focused on the development of arcade, coin-operated and consumer video games. He has supervised the creation of or personally produced myriad games for industry leading game manufacturers and various publishers including Electronic Arts, Sega and Accolade.  He has developed games using a variety of development tools and computer platforms.




Expert Witness Code : 9187

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of experience in the field of Reliability Engineering carrying out Analysis of High Technology systems during the Design and Development phase of the Projects.  He has worked extensively with both the United States Department of Defense and numerous civilian companies as a Reliability Engineering Consultant




Expert Witness Code : 5314

Summary:

This expert witness is an accomplished senior executive with broad strengths in both general management and finance with repeated successes at start-ups, emerging businesses, and under-funded organizations experiencing severe cash flow problems.  Key industries include software development, consumer goods and electronics manufacturing services, wireless communications, eBusiness and construction.

He is a skilled communicator and adept negotiator.  He is recognized for broad strengths in infrastructure development and enhancement, strategic planning, financial planning and management, operational and administrative leadership, product definition, development of beta customers, and securing capital, including IPO and VC funding.  He has a proven ability to analyze businesses, operations, and growth opportunities, and then introduce strategic and tactical solutions that improve competitive performance while increasing revenues and profits.




Expert Witness Code : 9206

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years experience in the Semiconductor industry, including the design of multiple custom integrated circuits, hybrid assemblies, manufacturing processes, and commercial and defense electronic systems.  He held senior technical roles at Fairchild, Intel, ESL/TRW, GTE, and three startup companies spanning the semiconductor, printing, and defense industries.  He has developed advanced technology for integrating semiconductors into systems, including two new flip chip connectors, a novel cooling method, a new test methodology, a solder-free assembly method, and also wafer and panel level processing, including automation for low cost production.  As a systems engineer on military reconnaissance systems, he developed large-scale hardware and software systems.  He is currently developing a new electrostatic motor technology based on Coulomb forces, offering higher torque in smaller sizes as well as more energy-efficient operation at an operating voltage of 10kV.

This expert witness is the author of over 20 patents, recently having a small portfolio of patents acquired by a major oversees manufacturer.  He also served as an expert consultant for an ongoing patent infringement matter involving liquid crystal display technology.  Finally, he has developed a method for writing patent landscape analyses in his areas of expertise, including engineering commentary; these are also used as Freedom to Operate (FTO) products.




Expert Witness Code : 0467

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at a major and prominent Institute & State University.  He received his B.S.M.E. and M.S.M.E. from MIT in 1969.  He began his career at Charles Stark Draper Laboratories and he spent over ten years at Westinghouse in various product design and manufacturing departments before returning to academia.  In 1986 he received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and then taught there for eight years before coming to his current University. His 40 years of research experience in industry and academia have included the development and teaching of integrated design-manufacturing methods, and the design and development of advanced automation equipment and robotics.  He holds 16 US patents, has published over 175 papers in various international technical journals and conference proceedings, and drives a 1975 Morris Mini.  Among his many inventions is his Wire Harness Flexible Manufacturing System; one of the industry’s first CAD driven systems producing finished wiring assemblies from raw materials.  Early in his career, he pioneered the development master/slave remote robot systems for the nuclear service industry.  He invented a Design for Assembly calculator and developed a quantification of Dexterity.  His current research interests include energy-efficient design-manufacturing systems for machining, assembly,and advanced robotics.  He has advised the SAE Formula Racing Team and chaired the EFO Executive Committee.  He is a Professional Engineer, and member of ASME.




Expert Witness Code : 9327

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an Electrical Engineering Consultant with over 35 years experience in integrated circuit simulation and design.  He developed the SPICE circuit simulation program at UC Berkeley and the ADVICE circuit simulation program at Bell Laboratories.  His technical strengths include analog circuit design, circuit simulation, semiconductor device modeling, and integrated circuit processing technology. 

He received his Ph.D. degree at the University of California where he was the lead developer of the SPICE circuit simulation program.  As a result, a cottage industry of SPICE simulation tools was launched that proved very valuable to industry. 

He has he worked on supporting simulation of RF integrated circuits; modeling and characterization of GaAs MESFET device processes; and importing silicon CMOS design tools and foundry support.  As an independent consultant, he comes with extensive experience as an expert witness as well as in other consulting work.  




Expert Witness Code : 9017

Summary:

This Expert Witness is a technology professional with more than 40 years of engineering and R&D experience. His major expertise is in the Electro-Opto-Mechanical and precision instrumentation design and manufacturing technologies. He has broad experience in mechanical design of military communication equipment. He has very substantial experience in areas of atomic-absorption spectroscopy, optical and mechanical metrology, testing and manufacturability analysis.  In particular, he has extensive experience in Bar-Code scanning industry as the lead designer of the large number of the laser and camera based Bar-Code scanners with about 160 US and International Patents. Also he has substantial experience in design, modeling and testing of machine vision automatic wafer surface quality control instruments. He has experience in patent deliberation as the Technical Expert.




Expert Witness Code : 1223

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty years of industrial and academic experience in the material sciences with a focus on the mechanics of alloying, lightweight alloy and other specific alloy technology.  His recent work includes research into the physics of enhanced diffusion due to mechanical alloying and the development of a mathematical model for the mixing of immiscible alloys.  He is author of numerous technical reports and conference proceedings.




Expert Witness Code : 0286

Summary:

This Expert Witness received his Ph.D. in 2012 from the Biomedical Engineering department at USC for his work on fluid—based tactile vibration sensing and the development of Bayesian exploration.  He is also a co-founder of a company that manufactures biomimetic tactile sensors and has been the lead systems engineer on the development of this technology since the company's founding in ‘08.  As Director of Research, his interests are in developing applications of tactile sensing in robotics, tele robotics and prosthetics. His areas of interest include thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, PDEs, machining, FEA, electronics, and PIDs.  This Expert Witness has superb research capabilities and can help prepare arguments on prior art that either support or invalidate IP in question.




Expert Witness Code : 2707

Summary:

This Ph.D. has 50 years experience as a successful builder and manager of High Technology companies.  He is a solid technical innovator as demonstrated by his patents and publications.  His major areas of expertise include Opto-Electronic Communications, Optical Networks hardware and software, Secure Optical Communications, and Underwater Optical Imaging and Communication.  He has provided management support to several startup companies and has also been expert witness in a patent infringement case.  He was one of the inventor and major contributor to the deployment of two revolutionary fiberoptic seismic arrays: FIBERSEIS, a 1024 channel array for oil exploration deployed in the mid 1980s, and ARIADNE, the first U.S. NAVY underwater optical array for submarine detection deployed in the 1990s.  This Ph.D. has lectured extensively in optics in the US, Europe and Asia. 




Expert Witness Code : 1036

Summary:

This expert witness has over 20 years academic and industry experience in sensors, controls, and systems engineering.  He has experience in a number of industrial disciplines including: industrial machinery, scientific instrumentation, transportation, energy, and defense.  Additionally, his experience includes research, hardware and software development, systems engineering, laboratory and field test, marketing, product development and the creation of related intellectual property.  More recent work has been in the areas of Intelligent Transportation Systems, machine condition monitoring, and laser instrumentation.  He  recently founded and is president of, a company that provides product development consultation services.




Expert Witness Code : 8654

Summary:

This Ph.D has nearly 15 years of academic experience with a focus on electronic engineering architecture and circuit design.  His primary areas of interest include the design and analysis of high-speed analog, radio-frequency (RF), and mixed-signal integrated cir­cuits.  He has worked with Bell-labs and Lucent Technologies where he worked on noise analysis in high-speed CMOS integrated circuits (ICs).  He has also worked at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center on gradient-based optimization and sensitivity analysis of custom ICs.  

He has been an Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems and is currently serving on many Technical Committees. 




Expert Witness Code : 2680

Summary:

This expert witness has over 20 years of significant achievement as an executive and expert in global electronic payment services and information technology.  Highly effective at developing strategic plans, implementing programs to support those plans, and delivering timely and cost-effective results.  She has the reputation as an innovative leader and consensus builder and adept at identifying synergies and forging collaborative alliances, both internally and externally. She is also effective in bridging business and technology. 




Expert Witness Code : 7358

Summary:

This expert witness is a management and forensic consultant in marketing and sales. In Asian markets, he creates networks of manufacturers' representatives and industrial distributors for American suppliers.  In America, he develops networks of representatives and distributors for Asian suppliers.  He promotes conflict resolution between parties involved in representative and distribution agreements.  For 30 years, he created, upgraded and managed marketing and sales organizations throughout America, Europe and Asia.

His experience includes the development of worldwide OEM sales and distribution channels and customer service organizations.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronic Engineering and a Master in Business Administration, giving him a unique combination of technical and business skills.




Expert Witness Code : 5235

Summary:

This expert has forty years of experience in the design, development and commercialization of plastic based products with a focus on medical devices.  He has designed plastic based products, injection molds for manufacture of plastic components, and a variety of medical devices, include those used for respiratory therapy, intravenous therapy, medication administration and physical therapy.

The skill sets employed involve research, design, development, drafting, CAD, modeling, prototyping, testing, evaluation, trials and commercialization.  The technical disciplines used by this expert involved have design engineering, production engineering, industrial engineering, project management, marketing and finance.  The results of his development efforts can be found in five issued patents, four of which are in the healthcare field and other cosmetics.  He has successfully satisfied the goals of many medical device development projects as well as managing the projects. Involvement in medical device development has led to the inventions noted and the commercialization of several of these inventions and other devices.  He is an experienced Expert Witness with a focus on Patent Infringement litigation.




Expert Witness Code : 5344

Summary:

This expert witness is an independent consultant with over forty-years of industry experience in telecommunications technology.  He provides independent telecommunications consulting services to large corporate clients and Expert Witness services to the legal profession. He has uniquely diversified telephony industry experience in virtually all aspects of telephone company service provisioning and operations and is an internationally recognized expert and authority in the following areas of telecommunications: corporate telecommunications consulting and management, insurance telecommunications claims investigations, and telecommunications service provider consulting.




Expert Witness Code : 6839

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 20 years of Life Sciences experience spanning the Academic/Government settings and the Biotech/Pharmaceutical industries.  She has extensive scientific, technical and market knowledge of the life sciences, drug discovery, and diagnostic fields.  She has comprehensive experience in intellectual property, patent infringement, patent development, marketing, business development, R&D, product development & evaluation, manufacturing, QC/QA, international sales, and customer support. 
 
This Ph.D. has many years of experience in building different departments and high performance cross-functional teams in multi-site operations. She has extensive experience in identifying and prioritizing resources necessary to execute plans, track performance and make reallocation decisions to maintain or improve the productivity of all departments and return on activities. She has driven revenue growth by diversifying product portfolio and developing many new business opportunities, strategic partnerships, co-marketing, licensing, OEMs, acquisitions, and joint ventures. Many of the companies she has worked for have sold for millions of dollars.




Expert Witness Code : 8462

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty-five years of experience with embedded system design technologies and extensive experience with USB, Ethernet, Audio, Video and Servo hardware.  He is also an expert in hardware and software system design, integration, and testing. 

Other areas of expertise include: rapid prototyping, system debug and problem analysis; oscilloscopes, logic analyzers; and the reverse engineering of devices and protocols.  

 




Expert Witness Code : 9834

Summary:

This expert witness is a highly skilled, court-qualified data forensics expert, licensed attorney, and software engineer with management experience. He has over 25 years in research and industry with a broad range of computer systems and programming languages.  He has court-room practice in both criminal and civil litigation. He also has leadership experience supervising personnel and budgets.  This expert is an elected public official.




Expert Witness Code : 7612

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a hands-on technologist with an engineering, manufacturing and IT background. He expanded his focus to capital markets over the last decade.  His academic credentials include faculty positions at the Northwestern University (school of engineering and Kellogg School of Management) and the department of computer science at the University of Chicago.

His expert witness experience involves theft of IP,corporate and IP valuations, and determination of reasonable royalties.  He prepared the expert witness reports for his past cases.  His testimonies included cross examination and a debate with the defendants' expert witness.  The debate was structured and moderated by the arbitration judge.

A potential new case involves patent violations for engine manufacturing technology, which leverages his advisory work to leading automotive manufacturers such as International Truck and Engine, Caterpillar, Mercedes-Benz and Detroit Diesel.




Expert Witness Code : 6703

Summary:

This Ph.D's technical expertise is mechanics of materials.  He has extensive practical experience working with companies to design and develop implantable medical devices.  He has assisted client companies throughout all stages of the product process including concept development, performance testing, material and manufacturing process, product validation and engineering documentation for regulatory submissions.  He has developed a strong reputation for using advanced finite element analysis to address issues of product performance and reliability and has worked with a range of materials including ceramics, biopolymers, Nitinol and other advanced engineering alloys.




Expert Witness Code : 4241

Summary:

This expert witness has over 20 years of industry experience in the areas of systems administration, application development, database management and networking technologies.  He is familiar with most network protocols and server applications.  His recent focus has been in the implementation and administration of UNIX and Linux systems.




Expert Witness Code : 2648

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a senior electrical engineer with 20 years of industry experience.  He was named inventor on more than 100 issued patents, including many standards essential patents for 802.11/Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.  His technical skills encompass wireless network physical layer (PHY) design, systems engineering,communication theory, integrated circuit (IC) design, signal processing,RF/microwave systems, intellectual property, and standardization.  He has experience as an expert witness in patent litigation, successful product developments (802.11 WLAN chipsets and cellular base-station systems), research in new technologies (802.11n MIMO and 60 GHz), and leading standards bodies (IEEE 802.11, Bluetooth SIG, Wireless Gigabit Alliance).





Expert Witness Code : 4480

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of industry and consulting engineering experience with a focus on accident investigation and reconstruction for claims involving furnaces, boiler, water heaters, fireplaces, stoves and other heating appliances for use with gas or solid fuel.  He has additional extensive expertise in venting systems for all appliance, carbon monoxide poisoning, and HVAC and solid fuel products.  He is closely associated with State, National and various local Building and Safety Inspection departments, Independent Home Inspection Associations and HVAC and solid fuel installers, retailers and wholesalers.  He is associated with various National industry group representations such as NFPA, AGA and GAMA.  He is an experienced expert witness and recognized expert in this field of expertise.




Expert Witness Code : 2783

Summary:

This Ph.D. has extensive experience developing Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC), semiconductor memories (DRAM, SRAM & FLASH), and Programmable Logic (FPGA and PLD) products used in the design of digital computer and telecom systems. 

He has developed Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software products based on behavioral (C, Verilog and VHDL) synthesis and ASIC/FPGA placement-route (physical design).  He created an engineering design methodology and directed a world-wide operation that released over 3000 gate array (ASIC) designs.  He was a key contributor in development of various memory (DRAM, SRAM, & serial memory) and logic products.  Several patents in semiconductor processing and device structures were issued along with multiple Technical Disclosure Bulletins. 

This Ph.D. has provided Expert Witness technical assistance and testified at trial for integrated circuit memory and processor patent litigations as well as theft of trade secrets and breach of contract cases.




Expert Witness Code : 6227

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an accomplished human factors engineer, user interface designer, software engineer and systems engineer with extensive expert witness experience specializing in user interface design and human factors issues for embedded, mobile, web, desktop, and server software.  He has extensive experience in the entire software design and development life cycle applied to a wide range of domains from mobile devices though enterprise class mission critical applications.

He has been retained as an expert witness numerous times to assist a wide range of Fortune 500 companies involved in intellectual property matters related to user interface, mobile, web, software development, and human factors; working for both plaintiff and defense.




Expert Witness Code : 2815

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of experience as a telecommunications engineer and consultant with a broad range of expertise in telecommunications technologies, systems, and networks.  He has worked extensively in advising law firms dealing with aspects of telecommunications technologies in civil and regulatory litigation at both the state and federal level and has served as a technical expert in civil litigation and as a technical witness in regulatory proceedings.




Expert Witness Code : 7379

Summary:

This expert witness has over forty years of industry experience in telecommunications, wireless technology, software and computer systems.  He has served in high-level positions for major telecommunications companies with a focus on product marketing, sales and product distribution.  His experience also includes business development and product engineering.  He is an experienced corporate executive, independent consultant and expert witness.




Expert Witness Code : 1994

Summary:

This Expert Witness is a Professional Engineer with 30 years of industry experience in the engine emissions reduction, alternative fuels and vehicle component industries.  He has taught automotive technology courses as an adjunct instructor at a New York City community college.  His career began at Pratt & Whitney Division of United Technologies Corp. and continued at Mechanical Technology Inc., where he was involved as a Project Manager for a NASA sponsored Automotive Stirling Engine (ASE) group.  He then moved to Deere & Co.’s Rotary Engine Division developing a large size, modular natural gas rotary engine for stationary uses.  While working fora Washington, DC based consultancy (EA Engineering and Technology), he was the onsite manager for several demonstration projects under the NYSERDA funded Alternative Fuel Vehicle – Fleet Demonstration Project gaining experience with Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and alcohol facilities, vehicles and safety. He wrote a pamphlet “Garage Guidelines for Alternative Fuels” for NYSERDA that was adopted by the US Dept of Energy.  After forming his own consultancy, he worked as a team member with other consultancies on several alternative fuel/hybrid vehicle evaluations and on planning alternative fuel equipment for truck stops. More recently, he evaluated and selected tactics to reduce greenhouse gases for the Hunts Point, Bronx, NY local delivery fleets funded by a grant from the NYC DOT.  Currently, his firm is selling equipment for the truck industry that achieves these goals. 




Expert Witness Code : 4114

Summary:

This expert is a Professor ofComputer Science with over thirty years experience in the field spanningindustry, academia, and military. His expertise is primarily in operatingsystems and storage systems, touching upon all aspects of those includinghardware, software, security, networking, performance, virtualization, anddesign.

 

He has served asexpert witness in nearly twenty cases in the past ten years, written numerousreports and declarations, analyzed systems and source code, been deposedmultiple times, and testified in trial twice; his experience includes over twodozen IPRs in just the past few years. His litigation experience is roughly two-thirds on the defendants’ side,working for some of the nation’s most prestigious law firms, with a mix ofsmall and large clients. The cases were patent/IP matters involving all aspectsof storage systems, operating systems, and cyber-security.





Expert Witness Code : 4338

Summary:

This expert has extensive experience with storage devices, interfaces and file systems, including Flash Memory (Solid State Disks, memory cards, flash drives), Optical Storage (CD, DVD, WORM, Magneto-Optical), Magnetic Storage (Hard Disk, Floppy Disk, Tape), RAID/Disk Arrays and jukeboxes; USB, SCSI, iSCSI, IDE/ATA/ATAPI/SATA, Fibre Channel and PCMCIA; and Storage Area Networks (SAN).

He has written and designed device drivers, software and firmware for Windows, UNIX variants (including Linux, Sun and Silicon Graphics) and embedded real-time operating systems (RTOSs).  He has been a software developer, project lead, industry analyst, seminar leader, technical marketer and technical writer.  He has participated in over 50 conferences as a speaker, session chair and conference chair.  He is experienced with various programming languages, including C, C++ and assembly.

This expert has been an expert witness and expert consultant in over 50 engagements involving patent, trade secret, copyright, class action and contractual disputes, and patent portfolio reviews.  These have drawn on over 20 years of experience in the storage industry and over 30 years of experience as a computer engineer, and have involved technology in the storage, IC CAD, software and hardware industries.  He has written expert reports, been deposed, and has provided courtroom testimony at trial.  His engagements have involved source code analysis and comparisons, object code disassembly, benchmarking, and computer media duplication, as well as forensic analysis on data storage devices and file systems using tools including EnCase that involved the same two patents.




Expert Witness Code : 9848

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly thirty years of industry experience and has been an independent consulting since 1989 with a focus on real time graphics, computer simulation, image processing and ASIC design and products for virtual reality and simulation.  He is author of a book on Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics.  He has extensive experience as a litigation support consultant and expert witness.




Expert Witness Code : 8384

Summary:

This Ph.D is an internationally experienced V.P./Director of Technology, well known for micro-electronic industry manufacturing and technology leadership. He was most recently acknowledged for successfully applying technical knowledge in support of a broad range of IDM and fabless semiconductor company's assembly and packaging needs.




Expert Witness Code : 6237

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 12 years of Biomedical Engineering experience with emphasis on design, safety, management, education and training. He has also founded three medical device companies, is a consulting Assistant Professor of Surgery at Stanford University and an assistant attending trauma surgeon at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center.  He is a graduate of the General Surgery program at UCSF, inventing new technologies along the way and accumulating numerous patents in surgical devices, stent coatings, and nanotechnology




Expert Witness Code : 9231

Summary:

This Ph.D.'s consulting practice focus is providing advice on technical, business, and intellectual property strategy to e-commerce startups. He has co-founded and/or provided technical and other strategic advice to a number of successful technology companies.  His roles have included the following: CEO; COO; CFO; and Chief Technical Advisor. He has also served on various Technical Advisory Boards and Board of Directors.

He is an experienced expert witness and has worked on a number of patent infringement and other cases involving technology issues.

He has taught over three dozen classes at Stanford University, Western Institute of Computer Science, University of California at Santa Cruz, University Blas Pascal (Cordoba, Argentina), Helsinki University of Technology (Finland), The University of Texas at Austin, Brooklyn College (City University of New York), and TeX Users Group annual conferences.

His research interests include: electronic commerce; interoperability of heterogeneous databases; database integration; object-oriented databases; database implementation; databases on parallel computers; federated autonomous databases; database views including updates; incomplete information and nulls; software integration and reuse; and large system integration.




Expert Witness Code : 0902

Summary:

This Expert specializes in the calculation of economic damages in commercial and employment litigation matters. His practice includes the valuation of common and preferred stock, restricted stock, employment related options, fixed income and common-equity securities in both closely-held and actively traded public companies. He has been retained to advise or opine on issues of valuation theory and practice.

He has previously served as chief financial officer and general manager of construction- materials distributor. His extensive experience in corporate finance and management has been applied to the calculation of lost profits in a broad spectrum of commercial matters. 




Expert Witness Code : 7266

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over forty-five years of government and academic experience with a focus on food and nutrition science.  She has received national and international attention for her work in nutrition and is an authority on the nutritional aspects of fats in health and disease.  She assisted in launching the revision of the Recommended Daily Allowances ( RDA ) and developing new techniques in nutrition research.  Under her leadership, the USDA's Agricultural Research Service nutrition research centers developed new techniques in isotope kinetic, neutron activation and modern mass spectrometry. At a major University she led an effort to apply spectroscopy to current problems in nutrition. She has in print numerous publications, refereed Journals, chapters in books and books many of which focus on the specific area of hydrogenated fats in food and fatty acids. 




Expert Witness Code : 4398

Summary:

This Ph.D. (Senior Member, IEEE; Fellow, IETE) is an international technologist and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in networking and telecom technologies, having lead research, industry, labs, and academia, and coordinated globally diverse expert teams. 12 US patents issued; 10 IETF RFCs published; 2 book chapters authored; 4 IEEE Communications Magazine Feature Topics edited; Associate Professor of EE (3 years): 6 diverse courses taught, 8 students graduated, 18+ graduate course research projects guided.  He is an invited speaker/keynote speaker, session chair, panel moderator, & panelist at leading industry conferences; 145+ workshops, talks, seminars, panels, webinars delivered in the US, Europe, Australia, & Asia.

His expertise spans: network and systems architecture, design, protocols, and standards across multiple technologies: optical, wireless & cellular, & data/packet networking; network infrastructure; Internet architecture & design; standards; and cloud & data-center networking.

He has experience in patent analysis and evaluation for investment houses, companies, and patent attorneys in a variety of circumstances – portfolio acquisition and expansion, licensing, portfolio value assessment, patent strategy, and patent litigation.  His work has included: prior-art research in complex technology patents, claims review/de-construction, claim chart dissection, claim chart construction.  He has performed infringement analysis, evidence-of-use investigations, technology analysis and violation, scrutinizing validity.  A major contribution of his work has been enabling complex telecommunications patents (in his areas of expertise) to be succinctly and easily understood by legal and investment experts.




Expert Witness Code : 5127

Summary:

This M.D. is currently a tenured Professor of Medicine and Pathology and Cell Biology at a major university with experience in basic and clinical research, teaching, academic medicine administration and patient care.  He is internationally recognized as a physician-educator and scientist in the areas of molecular cell biology and liver diseases.  He has also been principal investigator on several clinical trials for patients with liver diseases.  He has experience as an expert witness in the area of liver diseases and has testified in Federal Court in patent litigation.




Expert Witness Code : 1353

Summary:

This Ph.D is the Chair of Optical Data Storage at a major University. A Fellow of the Optical Society of America, he is the author of a number of books in the field of optics.

He has published over 200 papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented numerous invited talks at international conferences, universities, and major industrial laboratories. His research interests include magnetic, optical, and molecular data storage, near-field optics, and problems associated with radiation pressure.




Expert Witness Code : 5391

Summary:

This Ph.D is also a Registered Professional Engineer with over fifteen years of industry and consulting experience in semiconductor fabrication equipment and systems with a focus on semiconductor fabrication processes.  During his ten year tenure at Applied Materials, he developed an in-depth knowledge of CVD ( Chemical Vapor Deposition ) and the gases, chemicals and vacuum technology used in its application.  His independent consulting activities include product design, market analysis and Expert Witness support.




Expert Witness Code : 4047

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a professor of Computer Science at a major University, where he teaches and conducts research in computer vision, human-computer interaction, and innovative interface technologies.  He is also Chair of the Media Arts Technology Program, where the focus is on research in imaging, interaction, and innovative interfaces.  He has worked on computer vision technologies for Microsoft Corp., Teleos Research, and Martin Marietta Aerospace.  His Ph.D. is from the Media Laboratory at MIT.  He has founded and organized several professional conferences and workshops, and is the chair-elect of the International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces.  He is on the editorial board of the Image and Vision Computing Journal and is the chair-elect of the International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces.




Expert Witness Code : 7488

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 35 years experience in the computer industry, with special expertise in computer graphics and multi-media, networking, computer system design and development, computer architecture, and semiconductor design and development.

He has 18 years of successful P and L management experience in both large and small organizations including start-ups.  He has also over 12 years of expert witness experience in computer related patent cases.  He is a strong leader, team-builder, marketing/technology strategist for emerging computer markets.




Expert Witness Code : 2770

Summary:

This Expert holds a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of Tennessee in the area of electron spectroscopy of surfaces.  He is the inventor or co-inventor on numerous patents, and currently serves as the President of a non-profit research corporation established to foster economic development through innovation in advanced microfabrication technologies.  He has held positions at Texas Instruments where he did research on surfaces and interfaces of semiconductor materials, and Tektronix where he managed the Materials Development and Characterization Laboratory focusing on semiconductor and display related technologies.  He served as the Director of the Electronic Materials and Device Technology Laboratory of MCNC in the Electronic Technologies Division.   




Expert Witness Code : 9116

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an expert in Research and Development, prototyping, product scale-up, process optimization, technology transfer.  He has experience in virtually all aspects of cleanroom and semiconductor process technologies, as well as the ability to use cleanroom processing in semiconductor, solar, bio, medical, pharmaceutical applications.  He has solid knowledge of semiconductor devices and materials: physics, technology, applications.  He has hands on cleanroom processing skills like: etching, deposition, annealing, and patterning, all gained from 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, high-tech start-ups, national labs, and university environments.  He is knowledgeable in material characterization, measurement, and metrology - wide range of techniques - optical, electron, atomic force microscopy, various spectroscopy techniques.




Expert Witness Code : 0900

Summary:

This expert wittnesses experience encompasses the telecommunication product and service industries.  He has directed successful start-up companies as well as divisions within highly structured corporations.  He is a systems engineer with experience in strategic and product marketing, as well as telecommunication product development.  His recent interests include broadband wireless networks and products for packet and mobile communications.  He has been responsible for the conceptual design, architecture, development and introduction of a number of commercially successful products.  These include VSAT, mobile satellite, cellular, and Voice-over-IP products.  His service industry hands-on experience includes transmission engineering, network engineering, and implementation of wireless LAN networks, microwave (point-to-point and multi-point), fiber and satellite-based networks in the U.S. and Europe.




Expert Witness Code : 4795

Summary:

This Ph.D has been a faculty member of a major University since 1989 in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department.  He has nearly 20 years experience in software engineering methodology and has authored numerous publications in this area.  He has provided consulting and training to companies on software engineering methodology and has also served as an expert witness in several cases involving software development and computer security issues. His main research interest is methodology to support the development, validation, and evolution of complex software systems.  He is currently investigating techniques for advanced software design, software testing, software security validation, intrusion detection, and mining of software repositories.




Expert Witness Code : 2700

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 20 years of experience in designing and developing medical device to clinical problems.  He has extensive experience as a surgeon having performed ENT, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Neuro surgeries, head and neck surgeries and assisted in neurosurgeries.  He practiced surgery and medicine for eight years, before getting inspired to complete his Master’s& Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at the IIT.  His post-doctoral research at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor is in Nephrology, Artificial Organs and Blood when he developed, evaluated and tested a stem cell-based Artificial Kidney Device and worked on a de-heparinization and blood device that can be used in Cardiac surgeries.

He teaches courses titled Medical Device Design & Development, Human Physiology in Health & Disease, Overview of the Medical Device Industry and Medical Devices - the Basics & the Business, Cardio-Pulmonary Pathophysiology and Devices for University of California extensions atBerkeley, Santa Cruz & Irvine.  He is also a medical device adviser and consultant.




Expert Witness Code : 8895

Summary:

This Ph.D. is polymer expert with a solid chemistry and materials science background and considerable practical experience in the development of advanced materials, products and processes for a variety of industries including medical devices, pharmaceuticals and consumer healthcare.  He has particular technical expertise in formulation and applications of synthetic and natural polymeric materials for use in functional medical devices and controlled release of pharmaceuticals.  His experience includes research management, product development, manufacturing, technology assessment, and intellectual property.  He is also a prolific inventor with thirty-one US patents and numerous foreign patents issued to date.  He has been engaged by several major law firms involved in various aspects of patent litigation concerning the use of polymers in various devices.  He has performed for these law firms both behind the scenes and as a testifying technical expert witness.  Additionally, this Ph.D. is a registered US patent agent with an in depth understanding of current US patent law as well as PCT procedures.




Expert Witness Code : 0945

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of experience in parallel,distributed and high performance computing and is currently studying massively multi-threaded algorithms on parallel/ multicore systems.  He is also interested in bioinformatics and has collaborated on the development of an algorithm to analyze reassortments in the influenza virus.  His specialties include Parallel and Distributed algorithm development and implementation on multi-threaded/multicore machines. He is an expert consultant on litigation involving computer architecture, networks, parallel and distributed computing.




Expert Witness Code : 6108

Summary:

This expert witness is recognized in the field of Telecommunications and Information Technology. His expertise encompasses a broad range of technical and managerial disciplines including voice communications, data networking, carrier services for public/private switched and dedicated networks, image processing, wireless and cable transmission systems, and operational and strategic planning. As co-founder and President of a Communications company he is responsible for overseeing corporate operations and providing executive level direction on strategically significant projects. During the course of his career, he has worked for various organizations in a consultative, design / engineering and managerial capacity.  He has supported numerous clients with respect to technology consulting in the financial services, high technology, legal, corporate, health care and education sectors.  His technical practice presently encompasses Strategic Planning and Expert Witness litigation support. Earlier in his career, he worked in the military aerospace industry developing strategic and tactical command and control systems for various agencies in the defense and intelligence communities.




Expert Witness Code : 5539

Summary:

This expert witness is a technical leader and entrepreneur with extensive experience in product design, development, consulting and planning. He is able to communicate effectively, manage projects and balance business and technical issues.  His core expertise is in computer networking and security in the Internet arena, with strong knowledge of communications protocols, low cost design principles, an understanding of hardware / software interfacing and embedded systems design.  He is also versed in the operations, construction, movement and monitoring of data center equipment, remote administration and control.




Expert Witness Code : 5007

Summary:

This expert witness has 23 years of experience as a chip designer and architect. His background ranges from microprocessor design to network systems, including Ethernet, SONET and ATM. Throughout his design career, he used a programming approach to chip design ( Hardware Description Languages ), including the period of the 1980s when the great majority of chip designers were using schematic capture.

He has in depth understanding of programming, from microcoding to web design. He has written a number of substantial Perl programs to automate chip design, and has been a leader in using innovative design tools such as Synthesis, Automatic Test Pattern Generation and Formal Verification.  He also provides litigation support consulting services




Expert Witness Code : 2744

Summary:

Thie Ph.D. has 30 years of experience in thedesign, development and manufacture of over 350 different high-technologyanalog and digital products that use IC and MEMS and their packages in new andinnovative ways for automotive, medical, industrial and commercialapplications.  He has proven ability toassist businesses through the strategic timing of technology investments andproduct development and manufacturing in international and cross-functionalteams.  Dr. Spangler has excellent oraland written communication skills along with a deep knowledge of patent andintellectual property issues.  He is theinventor or co-inventor on nine U.S. and international patents.  He provides IP and Expert Witness serviceswith successful trial experience at the International Trade Commission.  He is the named Inventor of eight US Patentswith other applications pending.  He is well-published in his core areas of expertise outlined below.




Expert Witness Code : 3832

Summary:

This Ph.D is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Director of the Analog Alliance and the Microelectronics Systems Laboratory at a major University.  He directs the University Cadence Design Kit, and co-directs Spice to IBIS activity. His teaching and research focuses on VLSI, ASICs, interconnect structures building microsystems and nanosystems.  He is also an IEEE Fellow.




Expert Witness Code : 1615

Summary:

This expert witness has particular expertise in hospital operations with a focus on operating rooms, surgical services and ambulatory centers.  Her BSN credentials are complemented by clinical and corporate healthcare industry experience.  Over the past 16 years, she has been involved with over 70 hospitals conducting regulatory and procedural evaluations.  She has evaluated procedures and services in the following departments:  Operating Room, Recovery Room, Pre-Admissions Screening Unit, Pre-Op Holding Units, Gastrointestinal Labs, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Central and Sterile Supply Departments, Labor and Delivery, Post-Op Surgical Nursing Units, Out-Patient Surgery Units, and Same-Day Surgery Units.   She is brought in to make recommendations to hospitals regarding changes or improvements to their existing departmental process and\\or procedures.  She has also directed the efforts for the implementation of these hospital departmental changes.

She is skilled in the design of free-standing ambulatory centers, operating rooms, and recovery rooms.  In addition, she works with hospital inventories and standards for medical device recalls.  She implements inventory and recall procedure changes. 




Expert Witness Code : 0008

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty years of progressive experience in purchasing, operations, and supply chain management with industry leading, high technology manufacturing companies.  He has demonstrated effective leadership in designing and driving strategies to reduce inventory, cost, and cycle time to turn around marginal operations.  He has been successful in establishing supply chain departments, managing through rapid growth, and consolidating for cost effective operations.  He has experience in initiating the necessary processes to improve and assure quality production.  He has created benchmarks to implement performance metrics to improve production and provided materials management for prototypes through production cycle.




Expert Witness Code : 7913

Summary:

This expert has more thanthirty years of experience in the card manufacturing and personalization industry as a technical and business leader. He has designed, developed and introduced several new products,processes and companies to advance the industry as new technologies and capabilities were desired and adopted by card issuers.  Many of these ideas resulted in international patents for companies that employ these technologies in their current products.  Long standing participation innational and international Standards organizations to help assure interoperability of card applications globally. Recognized as an industry expert in advanced card technology and applications such as cards with electronics (smart cards) and applications like EMV and mobile.

 

With a long history and perspective in this industry, he is regularly requested to consult as an expertin patent disputes as well as contract disputes where card construction,performance or specification standards are questioned.  He has advanced degrees in both engineering and business along with his experience to apply to a wide range of technical and contract issues in the card industry.





Expert Witness Code : 5993

Summary:

This expert witness is a twenty-year veteran of business development, corporate development, corporate finance and administration for private and public companies.  He has consistently demonstrated an affinity for information technology and its use in business. Personal traits include ability to rapidly build trust and rapport, strong collaborative leadership style, bias toward seeking a well-conceived point of view on challenging business decisions.




Expert Witness Code : 2629

Summary:

This Ph.D. has a strong technical and business background with education at Northwestern ( Kellogg MBA ), Princeton ( Ph.D. ) and Stanford.  He has practical experience in the fields of medical devices and systems, medical systems software, digital signal processing in various applications: data communications, cell phone technology, medical and military.  He holds 6 patents and published peer reviewed articles.

During his twenty six years of experience, he has been a testifying expert witness, a corporate executive, an academic in Computer Science, a software development engineer and a Bell Labs researcher.  He has taught courses and conducted research at Stanford University and McGill University in electrical engineering and computer science.  As President of a publicly traded medical device company, he oversaw the development of clinical diagnostic systems incorporating clinical information systems and bio-chip technology, portable medical devices including pulse oximetry, insulin pumps, cardiac resuscitation, drug infusion and medical software requiring extensive FDA validation.  As VP of Technology for a Healthcare company, he developed and launched several new intravenous drug delivery products for hospital, anesthesia, ambulatory pain therapy, ambulatory home drug delivery, and international markets.

His consulting focuses on assessing novelty of IP, feasibility of non-infringing product designs and viability of competitive market opportunities.  As a testifying expert witness, he has argued both sides of infringement, validity and business / market analysis for non-obviousness.

 




Expert Witness Code : 7119

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 27 years of industry expertise in the field of Digital Signal Processing with applications to Speech, Audio, Image and Video Processing.  He spent 23 years with Texas Instruments where he became a TI Fellow, and is currently a Professor and Chair of the Electrical Engineering Department at a major University. 

He served as the Director of a Texas Instruments Laboratory within the Development Center in Dallas, and as a Director of TI's Research and Development Center, in Japan. From 1984 to 1990, he was a Senior Member of Technical Staff at Texas Instruments Houston, Texas. He was responsible for developing applications of DSP algorithms on programmable DSP processors.  He was also with the Speech Systems Research group at the Central Research Laboratories of Texas Instruments in Dallas, with a research focus that included low-bit-rate speech coding.

He is an IEEE Fellow and served as the President of the IEEE Signal Processing Society.  He was a past General Chairman of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, and was selected as a distinguished lecturer of the IEEE ASSP Society.  

He is a recipient of the Signal Processing Society's Meritorious Service Award, and the IEEE Third Millennium Medal.

He holds four patents in the area of speech coding, and has published many papers on speech processing and digital signal processing.  He is also the author of a book on Speech Coding and the editor of  two Volumes on Digital Signal Processing.




Expert Witness Code : 0666

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over twenty years of academic and industry consulting experience in the field of plastics engineering and rheology.  Rheology is the study of the flow and deformation of matter, especially of sticky, gooey, elastic liquids such as molten plastics.  His teaching experience includes undergraduate courses in polymer processing, engineering design with polymers, materials science, and the rheology of food and biomaterials.  His graduate courses include advanced polymer processing, advanced transport phenomena, macromolecular hydrodynamics.  He is fluent in both English and French; written and spoken.




Expert Witness Code : 0944

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty years of industry experience in various aspects of computer science.  He is a high-technology entrepreneur who has founded three companies with a focus on software and applications development.  He has extensive consulting and Expert Witness experience with a focus on intellectual property matters. 




Expert Witness Code : 3258

Summary:

During his 40 year career in the intellectual property field, this expert witness has always been at the cutting edge of legal and technological developments.  He has served as the head of the IP departments of 5 Fortune 500 companies, including Apple, National Semiconductor, Medtronic, Data General and Bally Manufacturing.   As an expert witness he has been engaged in over 30 IP-related litigations as a patent expert on issues such as infringement and validity, royalties, licensing issues, willful infringement and inequitable conduct.  He has also served as an expert on trade secret, copyright, patent design and trademark issues.  He has represented plaintiffs and defendants about equally.  He has been deposed over 25 times and testified at five trials, with two more trials scheduled for May and June 2009.  He has experience in the following technologies – computers, peripherals, mass storage systems, semiconductors, integrated circuits, software, video games and gaming systems, telecom equipment and systems, wireless, medical devices, consumer electronics, and plasma TVs.   In addition, he co-founded two IP-related companies, IP Checkups in 2004 and Aurigin Systems (1993 to 2002), both providing software and services related to competitive patent landscape mapping and analysis.   He is named as a co-inventor on 22 issued U.S. patents.  He has recently been selected by Intellectual Asset Management magazine to be one of the “IAM 250: World's Leading IP Strategists.”  He has been on Marquis' Who's Who in America since 2007.

 

 




Expert Witness Code : 2276

Summary:

This Ph.D. has made technical and business contributions since 1987 in the areas of medical devices, imaging, signal processing, consumer electronics, clean-tech, biometric security, and electrical power delivery.  He has worked for industry leaders such as GE and Siemens, as well as several start-ups. He taught electrical engineering at the University of Illinois, and has been consulting for clients in the US and Asia since 2012.

With 22 US patents issued and several pending, he frequently provides IP development and analysis to corporate management and law firms.  Several years of experience on the Patent Committee of a large business has proved helpful in advising on IP strategy and licensing deals.

His engineering experience includes medical device development, and regulatory work preparing FDA CDRH submissions.




Expert Witness Code : 9370

Summary:

This Expert is a senior level network architect and experienced technical project manager.  He has nearly thirty (30) years of experience designing and directing major IT, LAN/WAN projects, including multi-tier and multi-vendor network architecture, process re-engineering, network and systems contingency planning, mail and messaging systems, data center design, information security, on-line transaction processing, messaging middleware, object-oriented design, and distributed database technology.

He is fully versed and experienced with networks entailing multiple tiers of network gear, including: Cisco Catalyst switches (6509, 4006, 2948G-L3, 35xx, 29xx) and routers (7500's, 7200's, 3600's 2600's and 1600's).  His designs have emphasized fault tolerance and reliability through redundant paths and multi-homed Internet connections. His experience encompasses the complete evolution of Ethernet Switching combined with VLAN architecture through the current suite of protocols and architectures which apply prioritization (e.g. QoS) and per-VLAN-Spanning trees.

This Expert is a recognized expert in Network Design and Architecture and occasionally lectures at Columbia University in their evening program.  He is a recognized expert in data backup, e-mail retention and document preservation. 




Expert Witness Code : 0845

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 28 years of experience in the semiconductor industry,with a specific emphasis on the physics of semiconductor devices.  He held technical positions at Stanford University, Purdue University, and the German Space Agency in Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany.  For over 25 years he has worked in the semiconductor industry, first at Siemens and then at Motorola, whose semiconductor division later became Freescale Semiconductor.  Since 2008 he has been a Professor at Virginia Tech, where he continues his research in semiconductor device physics and technology.

His research in semiconductor device physics at Motorola had a specific emphasis on non-volatile memories and associated physical effects, such as band-to-band tunneling.  In 1990, he was the first to simulate band-to-band tunneling in MOSFETs, and correctly predicted new modes of tunneling.  In addition, he researched the impact of band-to-band tunneling on non-volatile memories.  In addition to conducting research in semiconductor physics, he successfully managed the development of several technologies, like a 50nm fully depleted silicon-insulator (SOI) MOSFET with TiN/HfO2 gate stack,and a 30nm gate length SOI MOSFET.

This Ph.D. is the lead inventor on most of the 109 patents issued, and has over 240 publications in scientific journals and conference proceedings.




Expert Witness Code : 1127

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty-five years product management and marketing experience in the application of emerging computer, semiconductor chip, and software technologies as well as innovative products with particular strength in security and encryption.  He has strong experience in technology research in support of patent litigation with expertise in semiconductor chip, microelectronics, smart card, and computer hardware systems technologies.  He has participated in projects involving patent prior art research and analysis, research of industry publications, thesis, proceedings, and other archival sources for prior art, database management of records, analysis and report writing, and presentation of findings as they relate to the technology issues of the case at hand.  Examples include being a member of the joint-defense team compiling prior art and technical arguments defending against Texas Instrument's assertion of microprocessor patents against multiple companies.




Expert Witness Code : 3480

Summary:

This expert witness has over 25 years of experience in integrated circuit and system engineering R&D encompassing circuit design, system design, project management, PCB design, test/evaluation, and fabrication.  He has a proven history of successfully taking technology from inception to a product that customers want.  He has held the position of Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Motorola and subsequently Freescale Semiconductor.  He has worked on a wide range of mixed-signal CMOS integrated circuit designs that include class D audio amplifiers, integrated automotive sensors, tracking power converters, cellular audio processors, micro-machined accelerometer servo control, and cellular RF transceivers.




Expert Witness Code : 7289

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Distinguished Research Professor of Mechanical Engineering at a major University, teaching a graduate program in magnet and materials engineering and in cryogenic thermal sciences and heat transfer. 

His research interests are in the following areas of technology:  Flow visualization in cryogenics; High Reynolds number fluid dynamics; Heat and mass transfer in liquid helium and other cryogens; Cryogenic multiphase phase flow; Particle characterization and separation using cryogenics; Characterization of cryogenic fuels for space propulsion; Cooling systems for superconducting magnets; Properties of materials and fluids at low temperature; and Instrumentation for cryogenic systems.

He has authored over 150 publications in low temperature physics, liquid helium technology, cryogenic engineering and magnet technology, and has also authored a textbook on Cryogenics.




Expert Witness Code : 3742

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a dedicated professional with diverse experience in technologyleadership and intellectual property.  Hisprimary technical expertise is in power electronics, renewable energy systems,and electric drives.  He has strongcompetitive instinct as founder and technical executive of a rising startupcompany.  He spent three years developinga company IP portfolio of over 60 US patents and patent applications.  He possesses deep technical knowledge andmastery of literature developed over ten years as a professor at a leadingresearch university.  He is an inventoron eight US patents issued and about twenty US patents pending.  He has outstanding writing skillsdemonstrated by over 100 technical publications and numerous successful grantproposals.  This Expert possesses superbverbal communication skills honed by years of technical leadership, pitches toventure capital, academic presentations, and university teaching.   




Expert Witness Code : 2494

Summary:

This expert witness has over 40 years of experience with storage devices, embedded software systems for industry and consumer products, systems, including Flash Memory ( Solid State Disks, memory cards, flash drives ), Optical Storage (CD, DVD, WORM, Magneto-Optical), Magnetic Storage (Hard Disk, Floppy Disk, Tape), RAID/Disk Arrays and jukeboxes; USB, SCSI, iSCSI, IDE / ATA / ATAPI / SATA, Fibre Channel, PCMCIA, game programming, home appliances and telecommunications.   He has written and designed device drivers, software and firmware for Windows, Linux, VxWorks, QNX and other embedded real-time operating systems ( RTOSs ). He has been a software developer, project lead, seminar presenter and technical writer.  He is experienced with various programming languages, including C, C++, Delphi, C# and assembly. He has been an expert witness and expert consultant in over 40 engagements involving patent, trade secret, copyright, class action and contractual disputes, patent portfolio reviews including file systems, game programming, home appliance, telecommunications and television control software.  These have drawn on over 30 years of experience in the software storage industry and over 40 years of experience as a computer engineer, and have involved technology in the consumer products, telecommunications and storage industries.  He has written expert reports, been deposed, and has provided courtroom testimony at trial.  His engagements have involved source code analysis and comparisons, object code disassembly, benchmarking, and computer media duplication, as well as forensic analysis on data storage devices and file systems using tools including EnCase, FTK and DiskJocky




Expert Witness Code : 8437

Summary:

This expert witnes has thirty years of industry experience in mechanical and industrial design and manufacturing process.  For the past sixteen years he has acted as President and CEO of  a consulting and product development firm that specializes in new product development, engineering consulting, robotics, automation, optical disk mastering equipment, and computer-aided simulation.  His clientele includes US and Foreign manufacturers of myriad technologies including electronic, electrical and mechanical designs.




Expert Witness Code : 1900

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years of experience in telecommunications and computer telephony with extensive experience in engineering, product development, marketing, sales and operations in start-ups and large companies.  He has founded three start-up companies in Silicon Valley and led each of the companies from VC fund raising to successfully bringing the product concepts to market through technology innovations.  He is well versed in new technologies and has hands-on development experience particularly in the fields of telecommunications, computer telephony and Internet.

Before joining his present company where he currently serves as the President and COO, he founded another company which is a leading provider of hosted unified and multimedia messaging solutions for service providers and enterprises worldwide.  He spearheaded the development of the Single Message Store technology first adopted on the Sun Microsystems platform and led the company to the closure of multi-million dollar deals with major service providers worldwide.

He holds patents in the field of telecommunications and has been engaged as a testifying and background expert in matters involving patent litigation. 




Expert Witness Code : 7463

Summary:

This expert witness has over 25 years of leadership and management experience in magazine editing, writing and publishing, nonprofit association management, automotive service, and retailing supported by superior communications and interpersonal skills.  For the past 7 years, He has worked as an independent technical writer and consultant, writer and editor of textbooks for automotive technician programs at secondary and post-secondary education levels.




Expert Witness Code : 3616

Summary:

Since 1981, This Ph.D. has been at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas where he is now a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of Advanced Vehicle Systems Research Program and the Power Electronics and Motor Drives Laboratory.  He is the author of over 350 publications in pulsed-power supplies, high-voltage engineering, power electronics, motor drives, and advanced vehicle systems and is the recipient of the Prize Paper Awards in Static Power Converters and motor drives at the IEEE-Industry Applications Society 1985, 1987, and 1992 Annual Meetings, as well as numerous other honors and recognitions.  He is the co-author of 16 books on power electronics, motor drives and advanced vehicle systems, including Vehicular Electric Power Systems, Marcel Dekker, Inc. 2003 and “Modern Electric Hybrid Vehicles and Fuel Cell Vehicles –Fundamentals, Theory, and Design,” CRC Press, 2004.  He has over 30 granted or pending US and EC patents.  His current research work is in power electronics, motor drives, hybrid vehicles and their control systems.

This Expert has been a member of IEEE PowerElectronics Society (PELS) AdCom, past Chairman of PELS Educational AffairsCommittee, past Chairman of IEEE-IAS Industrial Power Converter Committee andpast chairman of the IEEE Myron Zucker Student-Faculty Grant program.  He was the General Chair of IEEE PowerElectronics Specialist Conference for 1990. He is the founder of IEEE Power and Propulsion Conference, the foundingchairman of the IEEE VTS Vehicle Power and Propulsion and chairman ofConvergence Fellowship Committees. In 2002 he was elected to the Board ofGovernors of VTS.  He also serves on theeditorial board of several technical journals and is the associate editor ofIEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics and IEEE Transactions on VehicularTechnology.  He is a Fellow of IEEE, anIEEE Industrial Electronics Society and Vehicular Technology SocietyDistinguished Speaker, IEEE Industry Applications Society and Power EngineeringSociety Distinguished Lecturer.  He isalso a registered professional engineer in the State of Texas.




Expert Witness Code : 6287

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 15 years experience as an industry expert in the field of Optics. He has served as an expert witness and consultant for patent infringement cases. As an inventor and co-inventor on over 42 issued patents, he also has extensive experience in the prosecution of patents and the management of intellectual property.

His research includes improving the performance of optical imaging systems by modeling and measuring the coherence properties of light returned from objects of interest and adjacent objects not of interest. Applications for this research include biomedical imaging, material science, and remote sensing; optical design, optical fabrication, optical design using anisotropic optical materials, tolerancing of optical systems, and optical design for manufacturing. His teaching interests are in the area of optical system analysis and optical engineering, and offers courses on Aberrations, Interferometry, Optical Testing, and Optical Laboratory course.




Expert Witness Code : 5073

Summary:

This Ph.D is the Director of the Electronic Materials and Devices Center at a major  University.  He teaches courses primarily in the field of Integrated Circuit Processing, in the departments of General Engineering, Materials Engineering, and Electrical Engineering. He has developed and managed the IC Labs at the University.  In addition, He has held more than 100 sessions of a three day laboratory short course on Microfabrication in the IC Labs. The short course is attended by industry professionals from all over the world. He also does this course in-house for industry companies.  Before joining the University in 1988, he spent fifteen years in Silicon Valley's semiconductor industry.  He is still active in industry, part time, as an industry consultant and Expert Witness.




Expert Witness Code : 8522

Summary:

This Ph.D has over eleven-years of industry experience in automotive engineering and vehicle restraint technology.  He has served as a Director of Engineering, General Manager, and a Project Engineer.  He has management experience with major American Corporations.




Expert Witness Code : 9273

Summary:

This expert witness has thirty years of design engineering with a focus on analog and digital communications systems.  His current work has concentrated in the design of, broadband wireless access systems based on the DOCSIS standard.  His expertise extends from circuit design to final product architecture.




Expert Witness Code : 1403

Summary:

This Expert is a widely recognized semiconductor analyst, comes to Objective Analysis with over 30 years in the electronics industry including 14 years as an industry analyst for Dataquest (now Gartner) and Semico Research.  His background includes marketing and design positions at market-leading suppliers including Intel, National Semiconductor,and Infineon. 

A frequent presenter at trade shows, he is known for his widespread industry presence and volume of publication.  He has written hundreds of articles for trade journals, Dataquest, Semico, and other prior employers, and is frequently interviewed and quoted in the electronics trade press and other media.  He writes two Objective Analysis blogs and is an occasional contributor to blogs for EE Times and SNIA's Solid State Storage Initiative.

This Expert has performed rigorous technical analysis on the economics of memory manufacturing and sales, discrediting some widely held theories while unveiling other true motivators of market behavior. 




Expert Witness Code : 6118

Summary:

This expert witness has executive leadership and broad-based expertise in developing and commercializing new medical products by guiding small and large teams to meet time, cost and quality standards.  He is highly creative, with proven capabilities in both medium and high volume disposables and hardware/ software systems.  He has expertise in manufacturing, from concept to production, supplier development and cost reduction.  This expert witness has an excellent track record in logistics management, multi-site project and personnel management as well as system-level technology assessment and development.  He is a seasoned program manager and hands-on engineer with excellent oral/written presentation skills.




Expert Witness Code : 8487

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years of experience, he has worked with a broad range of firms/industries in both litigation and non-litigation settings. His ability to analyze and explain complex financial matters has proved useful in numerous commercial disputes.




Expert Witness Code : 7867

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly twenty years of experience as an industry practitioner and independent consultant.  His technical focus includes medical implantable devices, delivery systems and mechanical design of devices for the medical industry.  For the past ten years, he has been directly involved in the development of sophisticated medical devices including stents, non-invasive heart delivery systems, catheters and balloon distention devices.




Expert Witness Code : 6903

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 44 years of industry experience in the automotive industry.  He began his career at General Motors Research Laboratory, then held positions of increasing responsibility with Delphi Delco Electronics Corporation and currently running an automotive electronics consultancy. He is familiar with automotive electronic component technology and the supply-line management required not only producing suitable automotive components, but supervising the R&D, advanced engineering, forward technology development, sales, and product line management process from OEM to customer.  He has worked in various technical and leadership roles to develop new products and complex systems from invention to production using both internal invention/development and external partnerships to achieve world-class automotive systems worldwide.  In 2001, he founded and established an automotive electronics consultancy focused both on automotive electronics suppliers doing business in North America and also support for expert witness litigation.  His firm has supported suppliers whose “home” countries have included Japan, Taiwan, China, Korea, Canada, United States, Germany, and France as they do business in North America.




Expert Witness Code : 9921

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 13 years of broad industry and research experience in Security, IP infrastructure, Enterprise applications, Operating systems, ATM networks and Distributed systems.  He is an accomplished researcher and developer of secure network systems with solid experience in Linux and Solaris (system and kernel), Windows, C, C++, SQL, Perl, PHP, XML, Java, J2EE, TCP/IP, ATM, MPLS, SNMP, PIM, routing protocols, PKI, VPN, IPsec, SSL. He has extensive management experience and has been a chief architect and program manager for numerous new and complex products.  He has a proven record in software development and team leadership in all phases of product life cycle: from research concept to release, volume production and maintenance.




Expert Witness Code : 9743

Summary:

This Expert has 36 years of experience in integrated circuit architecture related to Graphics and Image Processors, Digital Signal Processing (DSP), and memory architecture.  For the last 16 years he has been working on integrated circuit backplanes for Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCOS) displays.  Over the last 36 years he has identified new market opportunities and integrated circuit architectures to serve those markets.  With very rare exception, almost every device he has worked on resulted in a product that went to market.  His years of experience have been in the area of computer graphics, imagine generation, and image display related to visual human interfaces and consumer electronics.  As a result, he has many years of practical experience in how people perceive images and user interfaces.  He is named inventor on 146 issued U.S.Patents including key patents related graphics and imaging processors, graphics interface circuits, microprocessors, signal processing (DSP), Synchronous DRAMs, and Video Rams.  Billions of dollars of yearly revenue have been attributed to products using these inventions.  He is the youngest person elected a Texas Instruments Fellow in the history of the company.  He has provided technical support for I.P. litigation on a part time basis since 2002 moving to doing it on a more regular basis since 2012. 

 




Expert Witness Code : 8385

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of industry experience both as an industry practitioner and independent consultant.  His technology focus is on computer and network architectures, design of complex software solutions for the Internet and other intricate business systems.  He is an expert in computer operating systems, modern software construction and Internet-related technologies, including web site software and hardware architectures.  He is an experienced Expert Witness in intellectual property, patent cases, electronic discovery and computer forensic issues. 




Expert Witness Code : 8992

Summary:

This expert witness is a computer and business professional with a broad range of industry experience.  He is highly skilled in sales and support of servers, software, network products and workstations.  He has also worked quite extensively with product development, as well as customer support.




Expert Witness Code : 1793

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 35 years of experience in telecommunications and signal processing.  He has published one hundred and thirty papers and 5 books, and is the author of thirty-five patents.  He has also testified at trial and depositions for patent infringement matters.  His personal research has been in the field of digital coding and transmission of information signals.  This work has led to pioneering techniques for adaptive quantization and ADPCM coding, which have been incorporated in international CCITT standards for low bit rate voice and digital audio. His research has also defined techniques for speech encryption, packet voice, signal enhancement, robust vector quantization and image coding.  He was the first editor-in-chief of the ASSP Magazine, a publication of the Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing Society of IEEE. 

The businesses created by his research and leadership, span several segments in audiovisual and data communications.  These businesses include low bit rate speech CODECS for digital transmission, multiplexing, cellular telephony and AUDIX voice storage; high-quality audio coding for teleconferencing and advanced DAT; video coding for advanced television, internet video and voice band video telephony; and high-density magnetic disks for computer data. Other emerging businesses include natural language call centers, systems for message translation and filtering, set-top boxes, solid-state multimedia players and recorders, DVD systems, CD-quality broadcast receivers and Internet Multimedia.




Expert Witness Code : 7751

Summary:

This expert witness is the President and CEO of one of the oldest and best-known rights clearance services.  She is often called as an expert legal witness to determine the value of a property in the current market place, anything from the use of the James Bond property on a TV commercial to use of a song at an in-house meeting.  She also supplies expert testimony on the customs and practices of the licensing, rights and copyright community.  She frequently speaks and writes on the subject of rights clearance.




Expert Witness Code : 7866

Summary:

This Ph.D's main areas of expertise include MicroElectroMechanical Systems ( MEMS ), VLSI circuits and architectures, and Smart Microsystems. More Recently, his company entered into the wireless MEMS industry.




Expert Witness Code : 9670

Summary:

This Expert has a Ph.D. in computer graphics and currently teaches web design, web application programming, and computer gaming courses at a major University.  His research has been in the areas of computer graphics and the Internet.  He was the co-designer of the graduate and undergraduate degree programs in Digital Media Design and has authored and published numerous works in computer graphics and multimedia.




Expert Witness Code : 6105

Summary:

This Ph.D is a graduate of the University of California with a Doctorate in Psychology.  He is an experienced clinical and forensic psychologist who testifies nationwide on standard of care issues, emotional damages and competency.  He is on the forensic panel of the Superior Court of California and provides court appointed evaluations of criminal defendants.

 




Expert Witness Code : 8937

Summary:

This Ph.D is an internationally known professor and entrepreneur in the areas of high speed computing, communication, and semiconductor technologies.  He has first-hand industry experiences with semiconductor companies, telephone and wireless companies, and computer and communication equipment companies.  During his time at Bellcore he was the main architect for one of the first CDMA networks in the world.  Currently, he is a tenured Associate Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering at a major University.  He has successfully testified in several major cases in the U.S. District Courts and in the U.S. International Trade Commission.  He has published more than 80 technical papers and is a named inventor in nine U.S. patents. 




Expert Witness Code : 7497

Summary:

This Ph.D is a Professor of Accounting at a major University, he has previously served on various faculties of other Univeristies. He has also served as a visiting scholar at numerous academic institutions in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, and New Zealand, to include serving as the Senior Fulbright Fellow to Australia in 1982. He is the author or co-author of eleven books, over 80 case studies, and over 50 academic and professional publications. In addition to his academic career, he has worked as a consultant to Harbridge House, Inc and Price Waterhouse and Co., while also maintaining a private educational consulting practice largely serving financial institutions. He has served on the board of directors of three public companies, where he was a member of the audit and compensation committees, three privately-held companies, and two not-for-profit entities.




Expert Witness Code : 0872

Summary:

This Ph.D is an expert in plastic piping,materials and systems.  He formed and has acted as President of a consulting firm assisting plastic product manufacturers and plastic piping asset owners.  His background includes more than 19 years of professional experience including additive stabilization of polymers, interaction of chemicals with plastics, extrusion production of plastic pipe, plastic pipe material technical service and plastic pipe system component testing. He holds several United States patents and has published several technical papers as well as a technical standard for ASTM International.  End use applications encompassed in his expertise include corrugated plastic pipe, water distribution and plumbing systems, oil and gas production, plastic gas pipe, and conduit.  He has participated in several industry organizations including API, SPE, PPI, CSA, AGA, AWWA and ASME and is currently the chair of ASTM F17.61 Subcommittee on Water Piping Systems.




Expert Witness Code : 8518

Summary:

This expert witness spent 30 years at Visa USA Inc. and Visa International during the time when Visa worldwide sales volume grew from $4 billion to $1 trillion.  Accomplishments include the planning and implementation of the BASE II electronic Clearing and Settlement System, the Visa ATM Network, the International Card Recovery Bulletin, and the evaluation of Visa options from developing advanced payment system options for Internet use.  Activities included management of interchange systems during the conversion of the real-time authorization system from DEC to IBM hardware and software; product enhancements and new product development; and the development, acceptance and implementation of Visa positions at the American Bankers Association ( ABA ), American National Standards Institute ( ANSI ), and International Standards Organization ( ISO ) standards committees.




Expert Witness Code : 2323

Summary:

This expert witness has extensive experience in microprocessor-based systems and signal processing with an emphasis on medical device electronic systems.  He has directed technical teams through entire product cycle, from research to manufacturing.  He has served as an expert in product liability, trade secret matters, and in cases involving medical instruments, communication systems, and audio measurement and analysis.  Experience includes trial testimony for plaintiffs and defendants in medical instrument, sensors, and RF patent cases, including a landmark patent case concerning obviousness, and trial testimony related to criminal earwitness.  

He has been a primary contributor in embedded systems development, measurement and control.  He is familiar with manufacturing environments, including document control, GMPs, and ISO9000.




Expert Witness Code : 7479

Summary:

This expert witness has twenty-six years of experience within law enforcement, non-profit management, academia and business.  He is an experienced instructor of criminal justice and public administration subjects.  He is a prolific author on criminal justice subjects with a focus on technology and terrorism.  His textbook on police technology is widely used in universities and colleges throughout the country.  He is a sought after speaker and subject matter expert. As a consultant he has worked with major universities, non-profit organizations, the Department of Homeland Security and several small to medium size businesses.




Expert Witness Code : 2475

Summary:

This expert witness is the founder and Managing Director of a card technology and systems development and integration organization.  Accomplishments include holding a key patent on Smart Card technology and portable electronic transaction technology.  With over 25 years experience in the field including extensive experience on strategic engagements using all types of card technologies ranging from Magnetic, Optical and Intelligent ( Smart Card ) for financial, security, consumer marketing and information applications, He is a recognized world expert in the card technology industry and provides vision for the application of enabling technologies to solve business problems.  He is also a founding director of the Smart Card Industry Association and is a delegate to the International Standards Organization ( ISO ) and the American National Standards Institute ( ANSI ) developing worldwide standards for the Smart Card.




Expert Witness Code : 2584

Summary:

This Ph.D. is experienced in mobile telecommunications, wireless technologies, mobile computing including baseband and RF, as well as software applications. As the principal of IP-Consult,scientist, educator and wireless IP expert, he consults in the area of cellular, wireless mobile telecommunications and networking. He invented over 30 patents and applications, has lectured at many locations, worked for Intel,Nokia and Noise Free Wireless.

He has held prior positions at private and publicly traded companies such as Nokia (Nasdaq: NOK) and INTEL- DSPC. He also held research position affiliated with Stanford University at the Electrical Engineering department in the space of Discrete Time RF Processing and Microwave. His SW products are currently in world leading phones and telecommunications products.  This Ph.D. also worked at IP Valuations, where he conducted due diligence, negotiations, patent valuations and patent litigation. Throughout his career he has served at the 3GPP committee, consulted to financial institutes and law firms. He is holding 29 granted and applied patents, trademarks, presentations and publications.  He received his P.Engineering in EE from Tel Aviv Institute of Technology, BA in Computer Science from Tel Aviv University A.C.; Masters of Management from Bournemouth University, doctoral in Electrical Engineering from Bournemouth University, and post-graduate in CDMA engineering from the University of California.




Expert Witness Code : 6427

Summary:

This Expert is a principal architect and the managing partner of a premier Microsoft partner in Newport Beach, California. He has over 20 years of experience in software industry designing, architecting and developing enterprise level applications.  He holds numerous certifications including MCITP in SQL Server Database Developer and Business Intelligence as well as MCTS in WPF and Team Foundation Server.

He is a frequent speaker for Microsoft at events such as PDC, DevDays and CodeCamp.  He also appears as a guest speaker for a number of Microsoft WebCasts worldwide.  His most recent presentation has been on Microsoft’s Big Data implementation and cloud hosting of large data sets at Microsoft facilities in LA and Orange County. Other recent presentations include Window Mobile Development along with A Deep Dive into Business Intelligence Stack of SQL Server 2012 database.

This Expert is also the president of the Orange County .NetUser Group, one of the largest and oldest .Net user groups in the nation.  He is also the founder of Orange County SQ LServer user Group as well as WPF / Silverlight User Group.

As a software engineer, he has worked on various platforms including Windows and Unix.  He has hands on experience with programming languages such as C++, Java, VB.NET and C#.  He is a senior database developer with advance knowledge of SQL server Business Intelligence platform.  He is also considered a Big Data and WPF subject matter expert in Southern California.

As a technical manager, he has led large teams including BAs, DBAs, architects, software developers and QA engineers while managing time lines, deliverables and budgets.




Expert Witness Code : 9468

Summary:

This expert witness has over 40 years of technical expertise with AMLCD design, RFID devices, semiconductor devices and solid state circuits.  He was elected in 1997 as a Fellow of the IEEE, has published 92 technical papers, and is the inventor of over 100 patents.  He has founded and held senior executive level positions at three successful start-up companies. 

He is currently a testifying expert witness and has assisted with all phases of patent infringement matters, including claim construction, Markman hearings, and deposition and trial testimony.




Expert Witness Code : 9056

Summary:

During his career, this Ph.D. has spent time in the chemical processing industries; academia; government research labs; and private practice as consultant, designer, expert witness, and forensic analyst.  He has a wide range of experiences, including energy; water; petrochemicals; pharmaceutical and agricultural chemicals; fluoro-chemicals; monomers, polymers and plastics; plutonium processing; membrane and electro-membrane processes; safety, bio-fuels, and processed foods (to name a few).  This Expert Witness has provided expert testimony and deposition in trials and arbitrations, one event including a marathon of twenty hours of examination over three days.  Attorney references will speak to a study of the discovery and subsequent testimony establishing systematic theft of trade secrets leading to plaintiff recovery of billions in damages. 




Expert Witness Code : 4660

Summary:

This fire Expert Witness is court qualified having testified over 100 times in deposition or trial.  He has 40 years of experience in fire service administration, including strategic fire planning and evaluating public fire services.  Additionally he is qualified to testify in the administration of building and fire codes as well as laws, regulations, ordinances and standards, to evaluate fire and life safety.  The training of fire professionals is another area of his expertise. He also was the Chair of California’s Special Arson Task Force and has extensive experience in the investigation of fire origin, cause and spread and also negligence of fire department operations and management.  He is a leading expert in window safety and serves on the National Safety Councils Window Safety Task Force. He is a leading expert in fire safety roofing and wildland fire safety and serves as Executive Director of the National Code Services Association a division of The Western Fire Chiefs Association.




Expert Witness Code : 3544

Summary:

This expert witness is an extremely driven and accomplished international product development executive who consistently demonstrates a unique combination of innovation, analytics, business acumen, and engineering skill.  He is a respected and recognized visionary with the skills and experience necessary to make the vision a reality.  His worldwide experience includes engagements in Australia, Canada, China, England, Italy, Japan, Mexico, South Africa and other countries.  He is adept at listening to customers and using the insight to develop highly profitable products and product lines.  He has outstanding presentation skills and a genuine passion for product development.  He has more than 50 issued and filed US patents.




Expert Witness Code : 0279

Summary:

This Expert Witness has over 35 years’ experience with Silicon Valley-high technology industries. He has in-depth knowledge of analog electronics, high current and low inductance electrical connectors, switching power supplies, low voltage and high voltage power supplies, “brick” converters, high current/voltage switches and equipment for the testing of power systems.  His experience includes researching, creating and submitting patents for various products.  He has contributed extensively to the electronics industry by writing over 20 technical papers, presenting to industry conferences around the world and being an active member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE).




Expert Witness Code : 9546

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty-five years of industry experience in the technical development of DRAM and microprocessor technology.  He has provided consulting services to companies requiring assistance in difficult technology migration and circuit designs.  He has also provided expert witness services, for which he has developed reports to help clarify the technical issues, test the validity of intellectual property and demonstrate if infringement exists. His litigation experiences include testifying in court and in depositions concerning various memory and microprocessor technology patents.  His consulting clients include Intel, Hewlett Packard, LGE, ST Microelectronics, Samsung, Infineon, IBM and Hynix.




Expert Witness Code : 0570

Summary:

This Ph.D is an accomplished executive, researcher and engineer experienced in academia, startups and Fortune 500 companies with extensive background in distributed systems and applications.  Strengths include visioning, team building, intellectual property development, strategic, spindle technology and technical leadership.




Expert Witness Code : 3874

Summary:

This Ph.D. is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at a major university, where he actively publishes research on consumer electronics.  Before that, he managed a design team at Scientific-Atlanta (now a division of Cisco).  His team explored new technologies (including a coaxial networking system that won an Engineering and Technology Emmy® Award) and designed several set-top boxes that went into high-volume mass production.

This expert has authored nearly 50 U.S. patent applications of which 24 have issued.  In addition, he has served as an expert witness in three high-profile patent cases, including Apple v. Samsung at the ITC.  He has been a witness for both plaintiff and defendant, and has testified in court, given depositions, and prepared several expert reports on infringement and validity.

In addition to preparing and giving lectures, he has received media training and is an excellent communicator and teacher.




Expert Witness Code : 7446

Summary:

This expert has over 50 years of semiconductor industry experience.  As the Founder of a strategic technology consulting firm, he assists technology clients with business matters involving semiconductor packaging and manufacturing, display technology, electronic assembly, medical electronics solar cell technology, and mechanical devices.  He holds four issued patents in semiconductor packaging and has several patents pending.  As a registered United States Patent Agent, he has managed the filing and prosecution of patents in the fields of mechanical, electrical and business methods.  This expert has also served as a testifying and background expert in litigation matters.  He has written four technical books on semiconductor and display technology.




Expert Witness Code : 3636

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty years of telecommunications industry experience and is an expert on new and developing wireless and cellular standards. He has Patents pending in the areas of Enhanced 911, Location Services and nine other telephony systems. He has expertise in the North American ANSI-41 system, as well as GSM, and 3rd Generation systems.  He has a strong background in Telephony, Databases and Communications with past consulting or employment in Telephone Billing, 911 Systems, Cellular Systems, Data Systems, and Wiretap Systems. 

He is active in US and international development of ANSI-41, GSM, All-IP (3G Standards), Inter-standard Roaming, FCC and US Government mandated features and requirements, also call control via ANSI-41 and SIP and FCC and US Government mandated features and requirements.  He has significant hands-on technical experience in all areas and currently developing databases and third generation system.  He is proficient in several programming languages as well as HTML and JavaScript. He has experience in evaluating the RF (Radio Frequency) plan, including the coverage, cell, tower and sector location consideration. 




Expert Witness Code : 6226

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty-five years of industry experience in the research, development and design of electronic systems hardware and software.  His recent product development experience involves sophisticated controller systems technology as applied to semiconductor manufacturing equipment and most recently US Military weapons systems. 

 




Expert Witness Code : 1902

Summary:

After receiving his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1988, he joined AT&T Bell Laboratories in the Network Research Department where he pursued research on wireless communications, mobility management, fast protocols, optical networks, and optical switching. From September 1994 until July 1995, he worked for the AT&T Wireless Center of Excellence, investigating various aspects of wireless and mobile networking, concentrating on TCP/IP networks.  Since, August 1995, this Ph.D. has been a member of the faculty of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University, where he is now a Full Professor.

His research interests concentrate on two fields: Wireless Communications and Mobile Systems. In the Wireless Communications field, he is interested in studying micro-cellular systems design with applicability to future wireless ATM-based networks. In particular, optimal handoff procedures, optimal power-control algorithms, and optimization of system capacity are my primary targets. In the Mobile Systems field, he is interested in investigating the effects of mobility on protocol design and on the optimal distribution of processing in distributed systems.

This Ph.D. is an author of numerous technical papers and holds 18 patents.  He has organized and chaired workshops and conferences in the communications and networking areas, delivered numerous tutorials at major IEEE and ACM conferences, and has served as editor of many journals and magazines. 




Expert Witness Code : 8553

Summary:

This expert witness is the President and Co-Founder of a forensic engineering firm with expertise in areas such as physics, electro-mechanical disciplines, and electronics.  He has acted as a technical consultant and expert witness for forensic engineering projects involving industrial, commercial, and consumer product liability cases, which work includes evaluation, testing (both electrical and functional), and photographic examination of the products or product components.   He has over 20 years experience as a research engineer and has expertise in product development and testing, system development, testing and maintenance, and forensic engineering.  This background includes employment as a Research Engineer for the Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics at a major University, and as a Staff Physicist for NASA, Space Electronics Division.  He is also the holder of two U.S. patents




Expert Witness Code : 9711

Summary:

This Expert Witness is the Founder and President of a Denver-area IT consulting firm active since 1982. His firm provides expert witness services in Web, browser, e-commerce, multimedia, operating system, client/server, user interface, and office automation patent cases. He has written 23 expert reports, been deposed 17 times, and testified in court 5 times; he has been retained by many of the country’s top computer companies in high-profile, high-stakes litigation. He teaches advanced technical seminars through Global Knowledge and has written official courseware for Microsoft. He is the author of 18 commercial books on Windows, Web design, networking, and productivity for publishers such as McGraw-Hill and Wiley. He holds numerous technical certifications and is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer. He has consulted with a wide variety of companies on deploying and managing business computer networks, from Novell NetWare to Microsoft Active Directory.




Expert Witness Code : 1538

Summary:

This expert witness is a professional engineer with over 25 years experience in cable, satellite, cryptographic technology, business management, project and technical product management.  He is a major contributor or author of numerous technology standards in the area of broadcast and cable TV, in particular SCTE-DVS, ATSC, DAViC, and OpenCable.  He has also received several patents in the area of display technology, cable set-top technology and digital cable multiplexing technology.

He served as the Chief Executive Officer for ConFocus Technologies, Inc. where he was responsible for strategic direction, oversight of business development activities and consulting.  ConFocus develops digital video and digital television software products and services.  Before founding ConFocus, he founded a consulting firm specializing in Digital TV and Cable technologies.  He has also held various engineering research, development and management positions as well as directing the development of high volume Digital and advanced analog set-top box products and systems.  




Expert Witness Code : 7652

Summary:

This expert witness has over 40 years as a Chemical Engineer and Control Systems Project Manager with extensive international experience in petroleum and chemicals industries, spanning 5 continents and 16 countries.  He has specific skills in the planning, specification, design, development, implementation, installation, commissioning and project management of computer and DCS-based automation and advanced process control systems for petroleum refineries, pipelines and petrochemical plants.  He has extensive project front end experience in scoping and feasibility studies, requirements definition, and preparation of functional specifications, benefits analysis and project justification.




Expert Witness Code : 9466

Summary:

This expert witness has more than three decades of multi-functional executive experience in voice and data communications technology companies ranging from startups to Fortune 100 firms.

He has over 20 years experience in communications technology, business practices and finance, and project management.  He is an experienced expert witness and policy strategy advisor for litigation or policy hearings related to business marketing, business methods, financial analysis, regulatory compliance, public policy, internet and communications engineering and technology, intellectual property and bankruptcy. 

Additional experience includes: 

  • Advocating before the FCC and state telecommunications regulatory bodies.
  • Leading public policy spokesperson for Fortune 100 company.
  • Managing teams and developing markets in Asia, Europe, and N. America. 
  • Creating and managing a new company in Beijing China plus a company in Hong Kong.




Expert Witness Code : 9475

Summary:

This Ph.D has served as an expert witness for over 32 years in business and personal injury litigation and bankruptcy matters.  She analyzes financial, accounting, economic, business, real estate and valuation issues relating to liability and damages in litigation matters and reorganization of businesses.  The matters she has been involved in include breach of contract, intellectual property, unfair competition, construction, business interruption, business dissolutions, partnership disputes, professional malpractice, fraud and misrepresentations, bad faith, wrongful termination, personal injury, products liability and marital dissolution.  She has testified on numerous occasions in U.S. District Court, Superior Court, Bankruptcy Court, arbitrations and depositions.




Expert Witness Code : 3353

Summary:

This Ph.D's corporate credentials span three decades of regulatory, analytical and product development for pharmaceutical leaders such as Johnson and Johnson and Schering Plough. As a pharmaceutical executive, she has led high-performance teams in establishing product leadership positions, provided scientific input on strategic planning and acquisitions, and consistently worked to reduce product development cycle and approval times.  As an executive and career coach, she has concentrated on leadership training, change management, managing transitions, intercultural coaching, and technical leadership.  She is a member of the International Coaching Federation.




Expert Witness Code : 9411

Summary:

This Expert Witness is an Electrical and Computer Engineer with over ten years of professional experience.  He has a Masters of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom. In addition, as a practicing engineer, he completed courses in the area of Computer Science. Currently, he is consulting as a technical expert, assisting with document and software review in various patent infringement cases.

Previously, he was a compiler engineer at Freescale Semiconductor. In that role, he collaborated with the hardware team on the design of future Digital Signal Processor (DSP) technologies, implemented and tested new features in the compiler and formally evaluated new technologies for potential use. Prior to that, he held various applications engineer roles, all in the area of DSP. In those roles, he implemented algorithms on various processors and improved software efficiency. Additionally, he travelled extensively domestically and internationally to present technical training to clients on DSP architecture, C programming and Assembly programming and to support clients with their use of the technology.




Expert Witness Code : 5844

Summary:

This Ph.D is one of the world's leading experts in lead-acid battery technology. His expertise covers aspects of design, materials, processing, testing, reverse engineering, and failure analysis.  His knowledge in this area also includes lead chemistry, lead-acid battery recycling, and lead-acid battery research and development.  He has extensive experience with the research, production, and process development of electric batteries. He is knowledgeable of rechargeable batteries, maintenance-free batteries, and load-leveling batteries. He has tested and reverse-engineered batteries for many specific applications including portable devices and tools, electric vehicles, UPS, and SLI.  He has designed and constructed all types of battery testing equipment, including apparatus and methods for accelerated life testing, discharge specifications verification, cycle-life testing, and impedance measurement.

Over the course of his career, he has designed and installed numerous battery monitoring systems based on coulometers, strip-chart recorders, stand-alone dataloggers, and computer-controlled dataloggers.  He has studied and reported on many types of battery chargers including ferroresonant, SCR, switch-mode, and pulse chargers.  He has developed hydrometallurgical processes for recovering cadmium and lead from spent batteries.




Expert Witness Code : 9837

Summary:

This expert has 23 yearsof experience in wireless, television reception, RF IC's and RF system design.In his career he has designed almost all RF block and spanned almost all RF andcellular standards. He has a PhD in Electronics from a Paris University. He is the founder of a market leader start-up company and theinventor on three US patents.

 

He is aRegistered Patent Agent and serves as an expert witness. He has experience inFederal District court, the International Trade Commission (ITC), and hasserved as back-up counsel in IPR proceedings. His very strong points are: claimconstruction, charting, ensuring consistency in positions taken ininvalidity/infringement, proposing invalidity theories. He isproficient in the inspection of source code that is provided in common CADplatforms.





Expert Witness Code : 5711

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years in the Automotive Profession as a President and CEO of a leasing company as well as other key positions in domestic and import franchise operations.  He has worked in the key positions in dealership that encompass: Finance Director, General Manager, President and CEO of a leasing company, Used Car Sales Manager, General Sales Manager, New Care Sales Manager, Vice-President Dealer Operations, National Automotive Sales Trainer and Training and Seminars Identity Theft.

He has also held key positions in multiple state operations to comply with state regulatory agencies. He has worked in General Motors, Nissan and Toyota franchises. While working at a Nissan franchise, he was able to produce a "sting operation" that resulted in the arrest of customers involved in identity theft.  He has also worked with several national lending sources to procure financing and ensure credit quality to protect the credit quality of contracts.  The lending sources include "Captive Lenders" such as G.M.A.C., Toyota Motor Credit, Ford Motor Credit and numerous secondary lenders such as AmeriCredit.




Expert Witness Code : 2711

Summary:

This Ph.D is a diversified result oriented operations executive with proven success record in minimizing total costs and increasing revenues.  He is experienced in telecommunications, manufacturing, higher education, oil, and biotech with P and L focus.  He is an executive with strong analytical and business background in both line and staff positions.  He has demonstrated strengths in Business Development, Program Management, Strategic Planning, Product and  Software Development, Corporate Restructuring, Business Operations, Optimization, Project Portfolio Selection, Decision Analysis, Deterministic and Probabilistic Modeling, Resource Allocation, and Business Continuity Planning.




Expert Witness Code : 7971

Summary:

This Ph.D.'s studies address accident reconstruction, biomechanics, and human factors as demonstrated by his 34 years of independent research; his more than 200 internationally distributed publications, reports, and presentations; his thirteen book co-authorship; and his journal guest editorships.  After more than 22 years of service, he retired as Senior Scientist with the RAND Corporation.  He was on the faculty at the RAND Graduate School for eighteen years, and taught as an Adjunct Faculty at UCLA, USC, Naval Post-Graduate School, George Mason University.  He has been a Reserve Coroner with a California county since June 2000, and served as a Commissioner of Policing and Safety for another California City.

He has been a court-appointed Hearing Officer since 1995.  He has published studies in Transportation Accidents ( automotive, trucks, motorcycles, bicycles ); Industrial and Recreational Accidents ( pressure vessels, rotating machinery, forklifts and cranes, exercise and recreational equipment, swimming pools, manufacturing and punch presses ); Slip- or Trip-and-Fall Accidents; and Adequacy of Warnings. Only 30% of his work is litigation: of that, the distribution is 70% Defense, 25% Plaintiff, and 5% Mediation. He has successfully qualified and effectively applied his analyses in courtroom testimony about 1300 times over the past 34 years.