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Expert Witness Code : 1445

Summary:

This expert witness has over forty-years of industry and academic experience with a focus on data storage technology with a focus on disk drive architecture and systems.  He has designed hardware and software products.  He has been an independent consultant for fifteen years providing product design and analysis services with a focus on disk drive technology.  He is an experienced expert witness who has participated in numerous intellectual property disputes, and has testified at deposition and trial.




Expert Witness Code : 2834

Summary:

This Expert witness has over thirty-five years as a design engineer and developer of consumer electronics.  His areas of expertise encompass the myriad technical disciplines necessary to conceive, design and bring to market sophisticated electronic games and other systems used in commercial applications.  His early work includes the co-invention of the very successful Atari 2600 Video Game System.  He holds several patents in the area of video and graphic presentation technology. 




Expert Witness Code : 2337

Summary:

This expert witness has over 27 years of industry experience in computer software,networking, and business management,with a focus on Internet Service Provider(ISP) operations and Computer Technology.  He is the founder, President and CEO of a full-service ISP which is an aggregate of other ISPs acquired over a 20-year period, offering high speed wireline and wireless internet connections, VoIP phone systems, computer and network troubleshooting and repair, and other services.  As indicated above, he is an acquisitions specialist, having acquired 20 technology companies in multiple states, one of which was via an asset sale through the Federal Bankruptcy Court.




Expert Witness Code : 4396

Summary:

This expert witness has 20 years experience in R&D with extensive background in embedded development and real time programming for next generation wireless telecommunications devices.  She has knowledge of a variety of wireless protocols.  She has considerable experience defining user interfaces for hand held devices, working with ideographic character sets, implementing device drivers, middleware, message management software, and end user applications.

She was the lead technical engineer on innovative products including Motorola's first 3G smart phone, first one-way smart-pager and first multi-line Chinese character pager, the latter being one of the most successful products to emerge from the paging industry.  She was a member of Motorola's patent committee for 10 years.  She has experience with prior art in wireless communication space, patent analysis, and prior art analysis.   She is the sole recipient of the 1997 Motorola Paging Products Group Software/Electrical Patent of the Year Award for a patent, which yielded a multi-million dollar worth to the company.




Expert Witness Code : 1390

Summary:

This Ph.D. performed research in laser navigation for four years and then joined Bellcore as a Member of Technical staff, pioneering in device technology for optical communication systems for which he was awarded Fellow rank in the Optical Society of America.  He then joined a major University, where he was a professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.  He took a leave of absence to co-found a telecommunications equipment supplier currently with annual sales of about $60M.  He is an experienced Expert Witness in intellectual property and LCD/Plasma/LED Display technologies.




Expert Witness Code : 2678

Summary:

This expert currently leads an analytics company, the valuation and forensics affiliate of Kraft CPAs in Nashville, Tennessee.  He began his professional career in the venture capital industry and later became the president of a software development and systems integration firm.  He provides economic analysis related to technology, technology-based businesses, and intellectual property.  He is experienced with various types of business transactions involving equity investments, debt financing, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), buy-outs, bankruptcy, financial distress, foreclosures, licensing, and asset sales. 

This expert's forensic experience includes work as an expert witness related to the assessment of liability, causation, and damages in litigation.  In assessing economic harm, he has calculated lost profits, unjust enrichment damages, reasonable royalty damages, and the loss/diminution of business and asset values.  He has also been retained in matters involving insurance recovery, antitrust analysis, corporate investigations, computer forensics and e-discovery.

His valuation experience includes the valuation of businesses, equity interests, intellectual property, and other intangible assets for transactional, managerial, compliance, accounting, tax, and litigation purposes.

This expert also has over 20 years of business and consulting experience and his clients have included    Fortune 500 companies, middle-markets companies, and venture-backed companies.  In addition to engagements as an expert witness, he has provided business clients with consulting services involving business and technology strategy, new market entry, systems architecture and design, and other forms of technical and economic analysis. 




Expert Witness Code : 6529

Summary:

This expert is a wireless electronics hardware and software engineering Expert and Technology Executive, with a specific focus on Intellectual Property and services for handheld, mobile, and cellular devices and PDAs.   He has accumulated over two decades of experience and is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE).  He has served as a contributing editor and author for numerous articles on embedded system design and has spoken at many industry conferences as a lecturer, paper presenter, and panelist.




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 : 6573

Summary:

This Ph.D is a professor and experienced electrical engineer with over twenty years of industry and academic experience.  Her work experience includes the design and development of phase shifters, RF feed networks, radiator elements and transmit / receive (T/R) modules for airborne phased-array and active array antennas. Her current research interests include high-density circuit packaging and interconnects as well as the development of antennas for wireless communications systems. She holds 4 U.S. patents and has authored or co-authored over 50 technical publications.




Expert Witness Code : 6587

Summary:

This expert witness has been involved in the definition of Double Data Rate SDRAM since its earliest inception. His background is in computer sciences and career highlights include 19 years at Intel where over the years he was systems hardware designer, software designer, and field accounts manager.  He subsequently was with S3 where he was an architecture specialist and at Transmeta as a technology analyst.  He then entered the memory modules world with management positions at Netlist and SimpleTech, and is credited with successfully introducing 4 rank and DDR3 registered DIMMs into the JEDEC standardization process.

This expert witness has served on the JEDEC Board of Directors and chaired committees for DRAM parametrics, small form factor memory modules, and sockets throughout the development of DDR1, DDR2, and DDR3.  He has also done expert witness testimony in court cases involving resolution of patent issues.  He speaks often at technology trade events. 




Expert Witness Code : 5768

Summary:

This Ph.D is a skilled educator with over 50-years of academic and industry experience teaching university-level engineering courses.  His industry includes extensive experience design of embedded-control and real-time systems.  His product designs experience includes computers, printers, point-of-sale terminals, video remote controllers, security systems, modems, and multimedia equipment.  He is an expert in the areas of computer architecture, computer design, microprocessor design, digital signal processing, and multimedia and microcontroller applications.




Expert Witness Code : 6066

Summary:

After receiving his PhD degree in Optics from The Institute of Optics at the University of Rochester in 1984, This Ph.D joined the technical staff at AT and T Bell Laboratories. He performed research in ultrafast laser technology, semiconductor physics and optoelectronics, and fiber optics. He was promoted to Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, and then to Director of the Advanced Photonics Research Department.

After returning to The Institute of Optics as Director and Professor of Optics, he was awarded Fellow rank in the Optical Society of America and the American Physical Society.  In 2001, he began his role as a consultant in advanced technology, technology commercialization and patent litigation support, specializing as an Expert Witness with experience in Patent Litigation involving inventorship, invalidity, unenforceability, and other issues. His ability to understand complex technical issues and explain them to people with general knowledge is particularly strong.




Expert Witness Code : 4102

Summary:

During this Ph.D's graduate education, he worked under the direction of Dr. Robert F. Furchgott, Ph.D., a Nobel laureate in Pharmacology and Medicine ( Dr. Furchgott's Nobel Prize was for the discovery of nitric oxide as an important endogenous vasodilator agent.  His first years as an industry practitioner involved areas of specialization focused on the discovery and development of pharmaceutical products for cardiovascular disease.  Following his industrial experience, he joined the Food and Drug Administration where his last position was Deputy Director of the Division of Cardiorenal Drugs responsible for the approval of new drugs and blood substitutes, including TPA.

His skills span the areas of drug research and regulation.  He spent ten years consulting with companies whose major objectives were the submission of successful INDs, NDAs, 510( k )s, and PMAs, not only in the cardiovascular area but in the other disciplines regulated by FDA.  His current clients are being assisted in the following drug areas: AIDS, antidepressants, cardiovascular, endocrine, biotechnology products, wound healing, and anticancer drugs, among others.  He has extensive experience with generic drugs, ANDAs for topical and systemic use, and OTC drug evaluation.  He has close ties to FDA personnel and visits FDA on a regular basis to keep up to date with the latest information that would be valuable to clients.  His marriage of industrial and regulatory know-how is unique and clients are using his services not only to preclude FDA issues but also to solve tough scientific / clinical / regulatory issues which arise post-submission.




Expert Witness Code : 3383

Summary:

This expert witness is an internationally recognized pioneer and implementer of what has evolved into the field of "Personal Computing", and has over forty-one years of experience as an industry practitioner with a focus in the development of hardware and software solutions for myriad computer and Internet applications.  He is skilled in a wide diversity of hardware legacy implementations and software support platforms for a variety of what has evolved into embedded controller and variant systems, as well as specific I/O and peripheral support.  He  has expertise in storage, video and audio digitization and integration with embedded applications, computer graphics, user interfaces, mass storage technologies and integration, small system software operating systems and interfaces, linear, analogue, and digital hardware applications, as well as other relational and attendant disciplines associated with these and variant technologies.  He is experienced as an expert witness in intellectual property matters involving patent, trade secret and copyright dispute.  He has assisted in prior art research and discovery related to patent and trademark litigation.




Expert Witness Code : 6801

Summary:

This expert witness brings over thirty years of hands on experience as an Engineering management consultant, specializing in electric utility practices and transportation infrastructure, related to Engineering / Construction projects. He assists attorneys in preparing construction delay claims, and litigation cases involving personal injury arising from utility / transportation operations.

This expert has more than 30 years of hands-on experience as a project management Professional, specializing in Program/Project management, developing/reviewing CPM project schedules, project organization and interfacing with owners, attorneys, architects, engineers, consultants, construction managers, and contractors. He is skilled in resolving disputes among owners and contractors related to construction projects.  His work involves all phases of project management, including: proposals, presentations, administrative correspondence, construction inspections, design and constructability reviews, preparation of contract documents, proposal reviews, selection of contractors, consultants and vendors, and selection of project   management software. He is also experienced in project valuation, streamlining claims and claim prevention.  He gained experience in project oversight by providing accurate project assessments, of project cost and schedule, thus keeping owners apprised of the project status.

He has worked extensively on projects involving the repair and maintenance of major infrastructural elements, including roadways, bridges and tunnels. He also has experience with major construction projects involving the design and construction of nuclear and fossil fuel power plants, additions and modifications to existing plants, high voltage transmission lines, large and small hydroelectric plants, desalination plants, computer facilities, gut rehabilitation of 1,200 multiple-dwelling units, airports and rail facilities. 




Expert Witness Code : 3850

Summary:

This expert witness has over 45 years of senior engineering management experience involved in the design and development of complex Integrated Circuits.  He has held various high level engineering and operations positions with major high technology companies.  His experience includes the delivery of system level solutions to the marketplace, and product experience with microprocessors, ASIC and custom Integrated Circuits technology.




Expert Witness Code : 5447

Summary:

Ph.D has over thirty years of academic and industry experience in communications, consumer behavior, marketing research, decision making and information processing, marketing strategy and new product introduction strategy.  He is an experienced Expert Witness and has authored several publications on the subject of myriad business and commerce issues.  He has consulted to many major corporations.

In addition, he consults with new business ventures in marketing strategy, consumer behavior, new product introduction, marketing research and information technology. 




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 : 9772

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Professor of Radiation Oncology for the Radiation Physics Department at an established university and the Chief of Medical Physics Research.  He has over 20 years of academic experience and holds a Ph.D. in Physics from John Hopkins University.  He is currently leading a project regarding the clinical implementation of intensity modulated radiation therapy.  He is the recipient of numerous awards in the field of Radiology and Oncology.




Expert Witness Code : 0179

Summary:

This expert witness is a Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology physician, experienced in Drug Safety and analysis of adverse events in clinical trials for product liability, global new product development, drug discovery, stem cells in regenerative biomedicine, pharmaceutical business management, medical information, and clinical practice.




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 : 7673

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty-years of professional experience as an industry practitioner in optical systems design with a focus on electro-optics; CCD / CMOS imaging technology; Opto-mechanical and precision tooling design.  As company Vice President for Research and Develeopment, he directed the development of OEM laser products that greatly contributed to the company's rapid growth.




Expert Witness Code : 5197

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years experience in mechanical design engineering, engineering analysis, testing and engineering development of machinery and equipment, computers and desktop products, medical products, instruments, and specialized apparatus.  He has been registered since 1977 as a professional mechanical engineer in California. Since 1980, he has been in private practice as a Consulting Engineer providing mechanical engineering and litigation support services.  As a consultant he has worked on many design, engineering, and testing projects in a wide range of industries for numerous companies. He has consulted on several litigations or intellectual property matters.




Expert Witness Code : 1854

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly twenty-years of experiences in the computer and information technology industry.  He is familiar with major cryptographic standards and APIs, including IBM's CCA, Microsoft's CAPI, GSS-API, GCS-API, PKCS #11 ( Cryptoki ), PKCS, and RSADI's BSAFE. He has written complex programs in Java, C/C++, PL/8, PL/8, Assembly, and REXX on most popular platforms, including Windows, OS/2, and Unix.




Expert Witness Code : 8497

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years of high tech experience and executive leadership in commercial and consumer communications systems and networks. He also has over 20 years in leadership and executive positions ( Engineering, Sales and Marketing, Product Management ), including successful track records in technology and product development, strategy definition and planning/ execution and business development for domestic and international markets. He focuses on broadband/multimedia product and networking solutions for content, distribution, and security systems for Internet, satellite, cable and wireless/broadcast. He is a specialist in content security and digital rights management as applied in distribution, storage and rendering.




Expert Witness Code : 4811

Summary:

This expert witness has over 50 yearsof systems and software engineering experience, in military, government, andcommercial applications, with expertise in database management, geospatialinformation systems, requirements definition, testing, training, simulation,process improvement, quality assurance, configuration management, and projectmanagement.  He has served as a member ofANSI Committee X3L1, developing standards for geographicinformation systems (GISs) and GIS extensions to the SQL relational databasemanipulation language, and wrote MIL-STD 2411, a military standard forinter-system interchange of map and image data.  He has served as consultant to militaryclients in use of mapping, charting, geodesy, and imagery databases in militaryapplications.  This expert witness producedconcepts and designed methods for updating digital maps in the field.




Expert Witness Code : 5398

Summary:

This expert witness has 30 years experience in the engineering, manufacturing and marketing of fully integrated and automated process machinery, electronic products and consumer products.  He holds more than 20 US and international patents and is a Registered Professional Engineer.  As Principal Engineer at two leading consulting firms, he provides expert engineering services and testimony relating to intellectual property protection and patent related matters and on product design and safety.

 As Engineering Director, he was a leader in the development and construction of patented computer-controlled process machinery used worldwide for making CD, DVD and CD-R discs.  He is experienced in developing products for compliance to US and international standards, including European CE marking.  He has extensive experience in the design of automated machinery for safe operation.  This expert witness is experienced in intellectual property and patent protection, and has broad and diversified engineering skills.  These include technical problem solving, electrical and mechanical systems, fault and failure analysis, design for compliance, safety, risk analysis and product and project management.




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 : 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 : 5891

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of academic and industry experience in all aspects of software system design, development, implementation, and small group management, including:

  • Particular expertise in X Windows, Motif, graphical user interfaces, algorithms, and relational databases.
  • Experience has been in a broad spectrum of technology, in several languages and in a wide variety of applications.
  • Exceptional problem solving skills: understand the problem, research what is known, derive methods of attack, and implement solutions first conceptually and then in software.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Presents well in interpersonal contacts, explains complex concepts clearly, and writes well on levels ranging from scientific to end user documentation.




Expert Witness Code : 4280

Summary:

This Expert Witness has over 40 years of experience in designing, building, managing, and deploying embedded systems, especially real-time systems.  He has extensive background in areas such as software performance, real-time architecture, software design,implementation, and deployment, standards, software engineering maturity, and software organization.  He is frequently involved in software and systems engineering reviews and audits, overcoming obstacles as well as in identifying and mitigating software and system risks.  He is currently leading a new standard development for Safety Critical Java Technology.  His clients include over 25 companies and agencies, including the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Raytheon Corporation, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Baxter International,and Sun Microsystems (now part of Oracle).

He has also a significant background in hardware design, implementation, interfaces, and control.  He has held a First Class Radio telephone License (now called a General Radiotelephone License) for over 40 years, and has worked with RF applications as well as digital and analog electronics throughout that period.  While he has concentrated more on software and systems design and implementation, his understanding of hardware, including communications protocols, interface mechanisms, and control mechanisms has proven to be critical to the success of many major systems.  Dr. Locke has worked closely with chip designers and circuit designers on a number of systems,working with VHDL and related specification languages.




Expert Witness Code : 2234

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly twenty years of experience in financial project management with a focus on international banking, electronic futures and securities exchange technology.  He has consulted to financial software groups regarding establishing a US presence for their products and services.  He is an expert in Banking Instruments such as Letters of Credit, Securities, Derivatives and Foreign Exchange.  He has been an invited guest Lecturer for major Universities in Australia and the United States.




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 : 7334

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of experience in numerical analysis and modeling techniques or all types, the last twenty of which were spent exclusively in the area of financial analysis. He has been retained as an expert witness in the most prominent securities litigations in the United States and in Europe.  His main contribution to case material normally consists of preparing witnesses before trial and/or writing reports outlining the way the security or deal ought to have been properly valued. His valuation method has been published and is now in use at major Wall Street sell-side firms.




Expert Witness Code : 8758

Summary:

This expert has over 30 years in all aspects of the research, development, manufacture, biocompatibility testing and FDA approval of disposable medical devices; 9 years in cosmetic cream technology development; 29 years in development of polymer coating and adhesive systems and hydrophilic polymer coatings/systems and solutions; 16 years in development and application of antiseptic and antimicrobial systems for medical devices and OTC health care.




Expert Witness Code : 2698

Summary:

This expert witness is a highly skilled executive offering more than 15 years of company leadership with P and L responsibility in the computer, publishing, retail, education, and healthcare industries. Results driven leadership with proven ability to drive success. Readily identifies opportunities, problems, and solutions. Effectively decomposes complex systems into manageable pieces for analysis, implementation, and operational deployment. Leverages technology to drive productivity, organizational effectiveness, and cost reductions.




Expert Witness Code : 3815

Summary:

This Ph.D is a Professor of Computer Science at a major University where he teaches classes in Artificial Intelligence, Automatic Programming and Compilers.  He is also a member of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory where he conducts research in Automatic Programming and solving Physics problems.




Expert Witness Code : 0722

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 7253

Summary:

This Ph.D is a professional engineer with over 25 years of experience as a Quality Management System Consultant, and has also been an expert witness and/or technical consultant for matters involving the following industries: Medical, Aerospace, Automotive, Computers, Telecommunications, Silicon technology, Energy / Power, Optics, Electronics, Electromechanical.  He offers expertise in marketing, design, manufacturing and quality assessment guidance to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of internal company processes.  His company offers set-up and direction of customer, quality, reliability, design, manufacturing, crisis management, continuous improvement activities; set-up of global customer feedback systems working in an international environment, including the European and Asian Market; establishment of corporate strategic plans and objectives; comprehensive evaluation (gap analyses) of business processes; direct problem solving and continuous improvement activities; and teaching, organizing and managing of cross-functional teams. 




Expert Witness Code : 2769

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 30 years of technical and managerial experience in both industry and academia.  His litigation support experience as an Expert Witness in patent litigation began in 1999.  His primary expertise is in is thermal sciences; fluid mechanics, heat transfer, and thermodynamics. He has focused in particular on the development and application of computational methods in these areas. In addition to the thermal sciences, he has also been involved in the development of computational methods for the financial markets.  He is the author of over 40 technical publications and has consulted for over 40 companies.




Expert Witness Code : 8845

Summary:

This expert witness is a professional engineer with extensive economic and financial background and thirty years of experience in power sector consulting.  He has assisted public utilities, private investors and their lenders in the technical, economic and financial analysis of hydroelectric developments, thermal plants, transmission lines, distribution networks and fuel supply facilities in North America and more than fifty countries.  His experience also includes assistance to regulators and power sector authorities in the development of legal frameworks and he has conducted cost-of-service and electricity tariff studies in many countries of different levels of development. As a technical advisor to investment banks and legal counsel he has provided expertise during privatizations, contract negotiations and serving expert testimony involving power contract litigation.  As officer of the US consulting firm Hagler Bailly, he developed one of the most recognized power sector consulting practice in Latin America which he directed between 1995 and 1999 achieving extensive regional coverage.




Expert Witness Code : 3413

Summary:

This expert witness has provided consulting services to industrial, municipal, and institutional organizations in the field of water treatment for more than twenty five years as a senior consulting engineer, technical service engineer and project manager, responsible for overseeing the services provided by the entire national field organization to the company's major clients. These responsibilities include solving technical problems brought in by field representatives, assisting with the design of new and existing plants, and interaction with clients' corporate engineering and executive staffs.

His experience covers a wide range of industrial and municipal water systems especially relating to boiler system operation, closed loop chiller and heater systems, open and closed re-circulating cooling water systems, boiler and steam generating systems, and in potable and waste water facilities.

He is currently, or has been, involved with upgrading wastewater systems in oil refineries in the Caribbean, northeast United States, Central Midwest United States and the Gulf Coast United States in the past two years. Has also assisted with design and operational troubleshooting and plant upgrades regarding oily wastes in the automotive industry and aluminum casting / rolling processes in the past two years.




Expert Witness Code : 6100

Summary:

This Expert Witness is a senior technology strategist with over 30 years of experience in Enterprise storage and security software and telecommunication.  He has proven ability in effectively analyzing third party technology offerings and defining how they will fit with the company's overall strategy. His advanced analytics skills are; experienced team builder and manager of 100+ person groups; over 30 submitted patents.  He is a member of the VERITAS/Symantec patent filter committee. He is an excellent presenter who can make complicated technology easy to understand even for a non-technical audience.




Expert Witness Code : 0584

Summary:

This Ph.D. is Professor and Director of the School of Computer Science at a major University.  Before joining the University 1999, he was on the faculty of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University and the faculty of the Department of Computer Science at Texas Tech University.  Over the past several years, he has become increasingly active in expert witnessing and consulting.  He recently launched a computer forensics and consulting company.  He has also co-authored over eighty publications and reports.  Agencies that have supported his research include the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Naval Research Laboratory, National Science Foundation, and Rome Laboratory ( now part of the Air Force Research Laboratory ).  He has been principal investigator or Co-principal investigator on 19 sponsored research projects totaling more that $2M.

He has been retained as an expert for a number of legal cases.  Examples of issues associated with these cases include deceptive advertising, intellectual property, computer forensics, origin of e-mail, internet fraud, and breach of contract.  In addition to being an accomplished research professor of Computer Science, he is well-versed in the latest computer forensics tools and techniques.




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 : 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 : 4334

Summary:

This expert witness has extensive technical and management experience in building successful computer based systems and products from concept to delivery.

  • System Architecture, Design, Implementation and Integration
    Data Communications, Network Security, Wireless Internet Access and Protocols
  • WEB, Scientific, database, real time, and instrumentation control software
  • Embedded, Windows 2000/NT, Mac, UNIX, TCP/IP, 802.11, C, C++, PHP, HTML, Javascript, CGI, JAVA, PERL
  • Technology transfer and acquisition, strategic relationship management
    Expert witness, due diligence and technology advice




Expert Witness Code : 5159

Summary:

This expert witness has 37 years of industry experience with a focus on thunderstorm research, radar meteorology, storm-damage evaluation, weather forecasting, and operational radar technique and signature development.    Additionally, he has been an expert witness and a forensic meteorologist.  He conducts Doppler radar applications and interpretation research and has developed and presented Doppler radar data application and interpretation training seminars nationally and internationally.  Since 1978, techniques and criteria developed by him for radar identification and warning on severe local storms have been used nationally and internationally by the National Weather Service, the Air Weather Service, and the meteorological weather radar community as a whole.  

He is a recognized authority in severe thunderstorm and mesocyclone structure and evolution and speaks extensively on these topics. 




Expert Witness Code : 6466

Summary:

This Ph.D has testified over fifty times via deposition and twenty-two times at trial.  Areas of testimony have included:  vehicular accidents (autos, big rigs, motorcycles, pedestrians, airbag and seat belt functioning, impacts and rollovers, hydroplaning, and visibility);  mechanical failures (tires, forklift brakes, chairs, strength, overturning stability, boat anchors, shelving collapse, composite behavior, and door closers);  and industrial accidents (food equipment, concrete mixer components, falling and overturning equipment, laundry equipment, loading of trucks, forklifts, water flooding, and stump grinders). 

 




Expert Witness Code : 7909

Summary:

This expert specializes in the specification, design and development of computer systems for communications.  His experience has focused on three primary disciplines; networking equipment, network & wireless protocols, telecommunications systems and the Linux and UNIX operating systems.  He has been an active contributor to standards and industry organizations including the Wi-Fi Alliance supporting 802.11 wireless networking, the DSL Forum, and DAVIC for multimedia distribution.  He has acted in various management and project leadership roles ranging up to Director of Software Engineering and Principal Engineer.  He is a named inventor and co-inventor on several patents.  He is an experienced expert witness having worked on several intellectual property disputes.




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 : 2817

Summary:

This expert witness has extensive industry experience in development, manufacturing and marketing of electronic products.  He has broad knowledge of and experience with disk storage technologies and system interfaces. He has proven to be an effective expert witness in matters involving electronic product technologies and businesses




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.




Expert Witness Code : 0518

Summary:

 

This Ph.D. has over 29 years experience and is an Independent Systems, Signals & Algorithms Consultant in end-to-end design, development and testing of commercial and aerospace imaging systems.  He has provided professional services to multiple concurrent clients since 1994 with focus on modeling, simulation, analysis, design, development and testing including digital interactive television development, the Internet, and pharmacometrics.  He has served as an expert consultant providing technical analysis related to patent infringement, patent validity, and the Research Tax Credit.

 




Expert Witness Code : 6501

Summary:

This expert witness has over forty-five years of engineering experience with a focus on systems development for military applications.  He has over forty years in software engineering.  He is conversant with software, hardware applications and platforms.




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 : 3225

Summary:

This Ph.D. has more than 40 years experience in technical and business leadership and in product development in the coating, printing, lithium battery, data storage, digital imaging, laser imaging, and chemical industries at Route 128 Boston, Manhattan, and Silicon Valley companies.  He holds 24 U.S. patents in lithium battery and optical coating technologies.  He has been active as a patent agent since 1995 and as an expert witness in patent litigation cases since 2006.




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 : 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 : 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 : 1662

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a microelectronics senior-level engineer with comprehensive manufacturing and technology development experience spanning more than three decades.  He has a broad background in semiconductor process and manufacturing technology with significant expertise acquired through career history of responsibility for Back-End-of-Line (BEOL) and Far-Back-End-of-Line (FBEOL) unit processing and integration, and for Chip:Package interconnection.  He has in-depth experience and skill in BEOL/FBEOL technology development, including transfer to manufacturing, manufacturing implementation, and in program manufacturing and reliability qualification.  He has extensive intellectual property contributions and subject matter expertise in all areas of FBEOL and Chip:Package interconnection, particularly involving FCPBA packaging and advanced interconnect structures (Pb-free solder bumps, CuPillar,etc), and including 3-D packaging. At IBM, he had engineering responsibility for all aspects of process qualification (long-term ownership for RIE, polyimide, and final via sector processing), project management,real-time problem solving in development and manufacturing, process optimization, process integration, chip-package integration, and for structural aspects of wiring interconnects and CMOS design rules through 12 technology node generations from 1um (1985) to 14nm (2014).  




Expert Witness Code : 4389

Summary:

This expert witness brings twenty two years of marketing and sales experience to clients, in both business-to-business and business-to-consumer markets.  She also specializes in the high technology and information industries.  Her experience has been in both marketing and sales roles and her firm currently serves medium to large corporations supporting marketing and sales departments.  In addition, she has expertise in assessing and developing marketing and sales applications to support customer service, field sales, inside sales, and marketing campaign execution. She understands what the customer imperative needs to be for communicating information about products and services to varied audiences. Her consulting practice includes marketing, sales strategy and positioning, knowledge management for marketing, sales and customer satisfaction initiatives, marketing and sales training development and delivery. She has worked with a wide range of companies.




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 : 7135

Summary:

This Expert provides expert technical consulting services based on more than forty-seven (47) years of broad based mechanical engineering experience, toy and product design, development and manufacturing experience, domestic and  overseas manufacturing  experience and toy and product safety management.  He has actively worked with major U.S. breakfast cereal companies (Kellogg’s,General Mills, Quaker Oats and Ralston) to design and manufacture the toys and housewares that were used as giveaway premiums and retail sales.  The safety issues involved with this customer base are known to be the most stringent in the industry.  He also has experience in the design and manufacturing of retail based toys and consumer products, as well as candy and candy novelty items.

This Expert's consulting experience includes legal consulting for patent attorneys involving design, construction and manufacturing evaluations, as well as for companies manufacturing products overseas.   His plastic products design skills include over 17 years of 2D and 3D CAD (Cadkey® and SolidWorks® systems) and RapidPrototyping and Additive Manufacturing (SLA, SLS,and Polyjet models).  He has a working relationship with the Bureau Veritas Safety Laboratories in both the United States and Asia, with focus mainly on toy and consumer products.




Expert Witness Code : 3852

Summary:

This Expert is a retired Executive Vice President Engineering for a large automotive corporation, a subsidiary of Daimler Trucks North America.

He is an SAE fellow, a member of ASME.  He has been the SAE Buckendale Lecturer and in 2002 was honored as the ASME Soichiro Honda Lecturer. He is the past president of the Engine Manufacturers Association, past member of the U.S. Federal Fleet Conversion Task Force, the U.S. Alternative-Fuels Council, and the U.S. EPA Mobile Source Technical Advisory Council.

In 2002 he participated in the National Academy of Science (NAS) review of the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles (PGNV) research program.  In 2006 he was awarded a patent for a diesel electric hybrid engine / vehicle. In 2007 he served on the NAS committee reviewing the DOE 21st Century Truck Partnership. In 2008 he was appointed to the NAS committee for “Assessment of Fuel Economy Technologies for Medium and Heavy Vehicles”. In 2009 he received the ASME Soichiro Honda Medal for his contribution to the diesel engine industry. In 2010 he was appointed to the NAS Committee for the Phase 2 review of the DOE 21st Century Truck Partnership Program. In 2011 he was appointed to the NAS for “Assessment of Technologies for Improving Fuel Economy of Light-Duty Vehicles-Phase 2. In 2012 he received the SAE Powertrain Innovation Award.




Expert Witness Code : 1237

Summary:

This expert witness has founded 3 companies and currently consults with various funding organizations in areas of photonic technology.  His primary technical expertise is in photonic systems, including gigabit/second data communications and telecommunications network technology, high-speed fiber data communications modules and numerous fiber-optic devices.  He has modeled, designed and tested passive and active guide-wave optical devices, couplers, coils, polarizers, transceivers and switches associated with high-bandwidth networks.  His expertise includes device fabrication and automation, including the design of fixtures to fabricate complex photonic components and systems.  He is conversant with basic electronic system architecture and design, including RF and high-speed signal and component engineering, including: design of fiber optic links for ATM, Fibre Channel, HIPPI, SCI, SONET and Gigabit Ethernet systems.  He has been an active participant in International Standards bodies, including TIA, ANSI, NCITS and IEEE, including sitting on the organizing committee for the formation of the Fiber Channel Association.

 




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 : 6559

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an experienced R&D Engineer/Manager/Director with a Government Top Secret Level security clearance, with advanced skills in the areas of mentorship, IC architecture for wireless communications, advanced RF and Digital signal processing, antennas, RF and embedded systems architecture,real-time systems and patent analysis and support.  He possesses excellence in teamwork collaboration and leadership skills.




Expert Witness Code : 2904

Summary:

This expert witness has over 25 years of experience in the environmental industry as an expert witness and in litigation support strategy and planning. He worked in the oil and gas industry in Alaska and California as an exploration geologist from 1981 to 1989, and appraises farm-in opportunities as well as oil and gas interests for fair market value which includes environmental liabilities. He is a Fulbright Senior Scholar winning four awards in environmental science teaching post-graduate workshops in risk-based subsurface environmental management and sustainable remediation methods. He recently co-authored a book Oil Spills and Gas Leaks (in press, McGraw-Hill) and has worked extensively on and written widely about the assessment and remediation of soil and groundwater at oil and gas production facilities impacted by petroleum hydrocarbons, chlorinated solvents, and heavy metals. He has co-authored and edited books on topics such as MTBE, Chromium(VI) and Acid Mine and Rock Drainage (in press; Wiley and Sons). He teaches Sustainable Remediation Methods for Soil and Water (X-451) for the University of California, Berkeley Extension Program. This expert witness has bachelors and masters degrees in geology and over 20 years of experience in in-situ remediation as a project manager and licensed contractor responsible managing officer (general engineering, drilling, and hazardous waste removal).




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 : 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 : 8539

Summary:

This Ph.D has more than 45 years of diverse experience in the chemistry of materials, including glass and its preparation. His work encompasses: both CRT and lamp phosphors; the design of all types of lamps and display devices, including electroluminescent and plasma discharge flat panels; the measurement of optical properties of glasses and phosphors. He was a researcher and general manager at Westinghouse, Allied Chemical and CPG. He also did private research into the development of polymeric glasses and performed crystal growth research on new laser crystals.




Expert Witness Code : 9030

Summary:

This expert witness has over fifteen years experience working with and teaching emerging communications technologies.  Extensive work experience in the areas of systems engineering, software development, technical sales support, and forward looking technologies with switching and transmission systems in the telecommunications industry. 




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 : 7659

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over twenty years of experience in the field of electrical and computer engineering.  His areas of expertise include signal ( voice / image / video ) processing, communication systems, microprocessor systems, electric circuits, data acquisition systems, biomedical instrumentation, and software development.  He is a faculty member in a major University and is the Director of Graduate Studies for the department.  In addition to more than 70 publications in the field, he has been very active in professional activities as a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ( IEEE ) Signal Processing Society.  He is currently serving as a member of the IEEE-SPS Image and Multidimensional Digital Signal Processing Technical Committee.  He has served as General Chair of the IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, as well as General Chair of SSMSD, General Chair of SSIAI, and Vice Chair of SSIAI, in addition to positions on numerous other professional committees.  He has also been Associate Editor of the journal, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.




Expert Witness Code : 3826

Summary:

This expert witness holds a BS in Electrical Engineering, an MS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a Masters of Business Administration.  He has over 40 years of experience in communications,computer systems technologies and software.  He has a strong background in data communications technologies, digital switching and transmission, wired,wireless and hybrid fiber-coax networks, communications protocols and standards, as well as in business and service provider applications and implementations, network management and billing systems.  In addition to his extensive technology skills, he is recognized as an expert in market analysis, evaluation and market development, in domestic and international markets, including distribution, promotion and pricing.  He has analyzed large bodies of source code (including code sets comprising millions of lines of code) and also performs forensic investigations of computing devices. He has been deposed on many occasions and has testified in Court at trial.  He has worked on many patent cases and has opined on Infringement,Validity, Non-infringement and Invalidity.




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 : 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 : 5656

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty-five years of academic and scientific experience with a focus on computer science.  At a major University, his recent research has been in computer graphics and human computer interaction.  His teaching experience includes computer graphics, data structures, programming languages, and user interface design.  His academic and scientific experience includes research and development in computer graphics and interactive cartography.  He is well-published in these and other related technological fields.  He is an experienced expert witness and patent researcher.




Expert Witness Code : 8459

Summary:

This Ph.D began working at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) in the Software Concepts Group at the age of 13, and was introduced to the world of object-oriented programming and graphical user interfaces through the Smalltalk programming environment.  There he was involved in a variety of projects over the years, including implementations of Smalltalk on the Dorado, a high-speed ECL research machine; the NoteTaker, a portable multiprocessor machine; and the Mycron-2000, a research computer at the University of Oslo, Norway.  He joined Apple Computer at the age of 22; there he was a principal designer of the Macintosh, responsible for the design and implementation of the Finder and other innovations pioneered on the Macintosh operating system. His work at Apple with the Mac user interface and Finder desktop metaphor--in particular icon-based, drag-and-drop file handling and double-clicking to open documents in their associated applications--has been universally adopted throughout the computer industry.  Since then he has been involved in a variety of startups and has consulted in research and development projects throughout the industry.




Expert Witness Code : 0060

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 28 years of academic and industry experience in telephone and computer networks, telecommunications, and Internet technology.  His expertise extends to both data communications protocols and hardware.  He is a tenured full Professor, and was the Associate Chairman of the Electrical Engineering Department at a major University.  In addition, he is the Director of a graduate program for a major aerospace and advanced technology company.

He has received numerous awards, honors and research grants from university, private sectors, and governmental funding agencies.  He is a patented inventor who has published two popular books in communications systems.  He is also an experienced Expert Witness in patent litigation including preparation of expert reports, participation in deposition process, and testifying in court.




Expert Witness Code : 6160

Summary:

This expert witness is a seasoned IT professional who has led or been otherwise involved in numerous projects in a number of fields ( e.g. advanced identification and security, communications, payment / financial, and hardware and software technology ) from initial concept, overall strategy formulation to specific implementations as a Security Director / Program Manager




Expert Witness Code : 6790

Summary:

This Ph.D. designs and models conventional and biologically inspired computational systems.  He understands various structural and functional aspects of the brain to implement hardware/software computational models that address the von Neumann bottleneck, and develops architectural tools to address the semantic gap between neural algorithms and contemporary neuromorphic architectures. He has a deep knowledge of traditional neural networks particularly in the space of continuous monitoring and analysis of digital and analog sensor data.




Expert Witness Code : 7855

Summary:

This expert witness has more than 43 years experience as a consultant, programmer, and software company entrepreneur.  He has 26 years experience in the PC software area. He has designed and implemented numerous commercial software products and has been an independent consultant since 1973.  He has served on the national board of the Software Publishers Association ( now known as the Software and Information Industry Association ).  Much of his development and consulting experience has been in the health care industries.  He has programmed in more than 20 programming languages, some of which he designed and implemented himself.  In addition to being a successful serial entrepreneur, he has worked as a management consultant for many startup and early stage software companies. 




Expert Witness Code : 4402

Summary:

This expert witness has been involved with telecommunications power systems for over 45 years.  He is a nationally and internationally known as an expert on Telecommunications Power Systems and is considered a Subject Matter Expert ( SME ) by his peers.  Because of his system engineering expertise, architectural knowledge, and investigative ability, he has been the lead investigator for many incidents.  This expertise is instrumental in determining the cause of outages, equipment failures, fires and interface problems between manufacturers, users, and equipment developers.

 




Expert Witness Code : 9792

Summary:

This Expert Witness is a founder and managing partner at a firm specializing in technology commercialization and business development.  He has broad experience in the research and development of new technologies and products, most recently as Vice President of Technology and Chief Technical Officer at a major chip technology company.  

Prior to joining, he was Flip Chip Product Manager, instrumental in the formation of FCT.  Previous to this he was responsible for the development of advanced flip chip manufacturing equipment and flip chip process development at IBM in both New York and Virginia.  He is recognized worldwide as an expert in flip chip and wafer level packaging technologies.  He has spoken at numerous conferences and published many papers in the field.  He is the holder of several patents related to IC packaging technology.  




Expert Witness Code : 9716

Summary:

For over 40 years, this Expert Witness has been learning, practicing, and teaching industrial design, often at the same time.  Recently honored as a Fulbright Senior Scholar and currently Professor of Industrial Design at the Univer­sity of Kansas, he has also taught full-time at Auburn University and UNITEC in Auckland, New Zealand.  Additionally, he has taught short courses at Konstfack­skolan in Stockholm and been a visiting professor at Staffordshire University in Stoke-on-Trent, England, Halmstad University in Halmstad, Sweden, and the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay in Mumbai,India.  His design research has been supported by private and public grants, and findings presented at national and international design conferences and institutions.  For several years he has been using his experience as both teacher and practitioner of design to serve as an expert witness in design patent infringe­ment and product liability cases.

Working alone or in collaboration with other profession­als, he has designed commercial products, consumer products, interiors, graphics, packaging, and exhibits.  In 2004, the editors at ID Magazine chose the“Design 50”- profiling one designer in each state.  He was honored to represent Kansas.

Recently,his research efforts have been focused toward using design to create sustainable craft-based enterprises in rural communities in the US, Africa, and India.




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 : 9449

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 35 years of extensive RF experience; in the areas of research and development, electronic design, productizing, manufacture, and finally operation and installation of RF equipment and antennas. The RF designs provide state-of-the-art, cost-effective, easily manufactured solutions to challenging and demanding RF product design dilemmas.

He participated in numerous RF transmitter coverage area studies for commercial RF transmitter applications to FCC while in college. He is the inventor of the multiple level drive technique, which has effectively eliminated the need for variable sensitivity adjustments in an RFID tag (significantly reduces the design complexity of an RFID tag's hardware design). He is well known and versed in the necessary parallel supporting disciplines to develop state of the art RF solutions; microprocessor system design and programming, DSP ( Digital Signal Processing ), antennas and communications technology. His extensive experience includes the design and manufacture RF systems and the associated engineering technologies of RF systems, RF equipment, DSP processing, and antennas from ELF through EHF. He has extensive experience in both teaching and lecturing on RF and RFID design and supporting technologies in both the academic and professional environments.




Expert Witness Code : 6750

Summary:

This expert witness is a mechanical engineer, licensed to practice in 22 states. His experience includes the design of HVAC systems, process ventilation systems, dust collection systems, process piping systems, custom automatic machines, and process systems over a period of 32 years. His experience in design and construction includes projects in the industrial, commercial, educational, institutional, and healthcare sectors.  He has held positions with design firms (A/E), as well as construction and manufacturing firms.




Expert Witness Code : 8920

Summary:

This Ph.D. retired as an aerospace industry executive in 2005. Presently his consulting practice includes new product development consulting for the Aerospace Fastener and Aircraft Interiors industries, as well as litigation consulting in the areas of mechanisms, latches and fasteners.  

Before retiring, he co-invented and led the development of the post-9/11 secure ( terrorist-proof ) cockpit door decompression latches now installed on half the world's fleet of aircraft. Previously he invented and commercialized the first viable blind fastening system for laminated composites. After 24 years, that system remains the world's most-used fastener for composite airframe assembly.  Recent litigation consulting projects have included aircraft engine cylinder head bolt failure analysis, helicopter cargo door latch failures and motor home retractable bunk mechanism analysis.




Expert Witness Code : 7465

Summary:

This expert witness has over 17 years working as an engineer and executive with over 10 years experience in smart card and related technology. His recent focus has been in biometrics, Government and healthcare applications. His management experience includes future Research and Development planning, technical direction and hands-on development. He also has extensive experience in building successful hardware and software systems. Some of his work is used by thousands of people everyday.




Expert Witness Code : 4213

Summary:

This expert witness has over twenty-five years of industry experience in the engineering, product marketing and management of high-technology computer, telecommunications, and data communications products.  He has extensive P and L experience, and he has managed corporate strategies into new technologies, products and markets.  He has extensive experience in electronic payment technology and broadband communications products that support data networking and eCommerce applications.  He is an expert in project management and off shore development and manufacturing ( ODM ) process.




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 : 4216

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of experience making personal technical contributions and leading high-performance Research and Advanced Technology organizations of up to 160 people, planning and executing applied research agenda and moving results to standards, components, operational systems and tools.  He has strong personal expertise in network protocols and controls for wireless and wireline networks, Internet Architecture, Voice over IP, Multi-Media over IP, network routing and restoration, and information security.  He has over125 papers and over 45 patents.  He participated in many Advisory Panels for universities and Government.  He has also worked as expert witness in patent litigation cases and as an expert in patent portfolio evaluation.




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 : 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 : 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 : 3645

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of industry and academic experience with a focus on chemical products, toxicology and hazardous waste.  He has been an independent consultant since 1996 with EnTox and Associates with a focus on litigation support and expert witness services.  He currently serves as the Program Manager for Safety and Health on a major environmental restoration contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  He has extensive experience in evaluating hazardous waste sites, conducting hazard and risk assessment and environmental impact studies.




Expert Witness Code : 9966

Summary:

This Sc.D. has over thirty-five years of academic and consulting experience with a focus on metallurgy and material sciences.  He is Professor Emeritus of the Division of Engineering at at a major University, with an outstanding background in education, and profound involvement in advancing the material sciences.  His publications cover the full range of metallurgy and material sciences, corrosive materials and coatings technology.  He is an experienced forensic engineer and Expert Witness with engagements in over 175 legal matters.




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 : 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 : 8608

Summary:

This Ph.D has experience in operating system design (specializing in device interface strategies, file system structures, interprocess communications, networking, and protection mechanisms).  He has experience in computer architecture and organization, parallel computation strategies, distributed computing, as well as high speed networking, distributed communications models and protocols, and network management strategies.  His expertise includes design and implementation of language recognition and analysis systems: to include both natural (automated language recognition systems) and computer (translators, command language interpreters and compilers) language applications.  He has extensive involvement in campus communications and computing environment evolution, to include all phases of wide area ( WAN ) and local area network ( LAN ) planning and implementation. He has designed network plants for 4 engineering buildings and CALIT2, a major multi-campus research institute, and participated in the design for a variety of conferencing and collaboration facilities at Educom, iGrid, and Supercomputing events.  He is currently participating in the design of next generation campus, California and national academic and educational research networks.




Expert Witness Code : 4006

Summary:

This expert witness is an electronic design engineer with nearly thirty years of experience covering a wide range of power electronic projects including the attendant design of digital and analog circuits, magnetic devices and feedback control loops.  He is skilled in establishing objectives, problem identification/solutions and addressing groups.




Expert Witness Code : 9924

Summary:

This Ph.D. is internationally known for his work in advanced polymers, particularly porous polymer materials, and for his contributions in the fields of Biochemistry and liquid chromatography.  He founded a Research Corporation for the purpose of providing expert witness and consulting services for problems involving chemistry, polymers and biotechnology. 




Expert Witness Code : 3171

Summary:

This Ph.D. has been in the communications and computer engineering fields since the mid-1970s and engaged in standardization since the early 1980s in a variety of both expert and leadership roles.  He is active in various international standards educational and research initiatives including the biennial SIIT conference (Standardization and Innovation in IT)and an international journal on standards research.  He presently serves as Secretariat of ISO/IECJTC1 SC32 (Data Management and Interchange).

He pas played pioneering roles in such technologies as microprocessors, home networks, bar codes, RFID, VoIP, and energy systems.  He served on the University of Colorado, BoulderCollege of Engineering faculty, teaching one of the few standards courses in the world.  He served a key role in founding its standards research center.  He holds a B.S. from Pepperdine University,and an M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Colorado.  When not traveling for work, he lives in Boulder and is a consultant, advising governments, organizations, and law firms on standards policy and patent issues.




Expert Witness Code : 2948

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of experience as an industry practitioner and independent consultant.  His technical focus includes electronic system design and analysis, medical electronics systems and technology, biotechnical and printing and scanning technology.  He is an experienced expert witness with extensive patent experience, both as an inventor and legal consultant.  He is the named inventor on what is considered the seminal intellectual property on ultrasonic instrumentation and diagnostic equipment. 




Expert Witness Code : 5230

Summary:

 

This Expert Witness has a Ph.D. from M.I.T. and over 40 years of experience in analog circuits, power electronics, power supplies, feedback control systems, and electromechanical systems.  He has an intimate knowledge of the skills of practicing engineers, based in part on 25 years of experience running his own business in power electronics.  He has an extensive list of technical publications, and has given lectures on feedback systems and power electronics at major universities and at power electronics conferences.  He holds five patents in the field of electronic power conversion, and has served as an expert witness.

 




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 : 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 : 8552

Summary:

This expert witness has 30 years of broad based experience in the filtration and separation industry with in depth knowledge of the industry including marketing, sales, engineering, manufacturing, materials, R and D, administration, and general management. This expertise includes utilization of fibrous media (depth and surface retention), Microfiltration, Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration, and Reverse Osmosis in sheet, lenticular, bag, cartridge, spiral, tubular, hollow fiber, and cassette device formats for the filtration of a wide variety of fluids including gases and liquids used in conjunction with Mobile Equipment (Automobiles, Trucks, Buses, and Off Road Equipment), Inks, Paints, Coatings, Foods, Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals, Semiconductors, Hard Drives and Disks, CD's, LCD's, Chemicals, Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas Generation and Distribution, Water, Medical Devices, Pigments, Cosmetics, Power Generation and Distribution, Aerospace Vehicles, Waste Treatment and Minimization, Metals and Mining, etc. 




Expert Witness Code : 4222

Summary:

This expert witness has 45 years of broad Civil Engineering experience. He has been a Registered Professional Engineer for 40 years. As a Registered Professional Engineer in Texas and Ohio, he has acted as a Consultant, Chief Engineer, Senior Project Engineer and Lead Engineer in the planning, design and construction of multi-million dollar projects for almost half a century. These include highways, major drainage projects, water and wastewater systems, aviation facilities, buildings and bridges.




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 : 0402

Summary:

This Ph.D. (EE, Cambridge University, England, 1979) is the president of a California company in the business of electronic design since 1979.  His core business is the design of electronic controls for the Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) market, including inertial measurement, autopilots, electrical power controls, RF systems and video technology.  All of these technologies involve power supplies, a specialty of his company.  This Ph.D. has a wide scientific background, and is able to provide expert testimony and assess both the performance and the newness of various technologies.  While this is primarily useful in Intellectual Property disputes, it has occasional applications in other types of cases.  This firm handles both civilian and military applications.




Expert Witness Code : 0972

Summary:

This expert witness provides aviation-related expert witness, accident investigation, consulting, and research services.  His specific areas and capabilities include aircraft accident investigation and causal analysis, engineering analysis and legal research for both forensic and operational purposes, pilot expert witness testimony, and training on operational,safety, or human factors related aviation topics.  His areas of expertise include flight operations, engineering, and human factors.




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 : 4415

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of research, academic, industry, and consulting engineering experience in the fields of microelectronics and integrated circuit fabrication.  His research involves semiconductor patterning and microlithography (optical, DUV, electron beam, and EUV), materials and processes (dielectrics, metals, silicon, IR, and wide-band gap materials), thin films and deposition (sputtering, PVD, and CVD), LCD processing, UV lasers, photomasks, photoresist materials, etching (plasma, RIE, and wet etch),  wafer and substrate processing, HDD processing, and modelling & simulation.  He is a chaired professor of Microelectronic Engineering with 20 years of research and teaching experience.  His industry experience includes manufacturing as well as R&D and he has worked with companies in the US, Europe, and Asia.  He is a skilled technical consultant and expert witness with experience in intellectual property, patent litigation, patent re-examination, trial testimony (bench and jury), report writing, deposition, and International Trade Commission (ITC) cases.  He has been elected a Fellow of SPIE and is highly regarded in the engineering field and in academia.  This Ph.D. has over 100 publications including technical papers, articles, textbooks, and textbook chapters.  He holds over 20 patents and has licensed his technology both nationally and internationally.  He has taught microelectronic engineering graduate and undergraduate courses for 20 years and has developed and delivered over 50 industrial courses covering aspects of silicon processing and microlithography. 

He has expertise and is able to serve as an expert witness in semiconductor IC fabrication, microlithography, LCD and flat panel processing, materials and processes (dielectrics, metals, silicon, and wide band gap semiconductors), photomask design and fabrication, thin films and deposition (PVD and CVD), optical systems, HDD processes, photoresist materials and processing, plasma and dry etching, UV lasers and laser processing, patterned magnetic media, wafer and substrate cleaning, and metrology.




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 : 0762

Summary:

This Ph.D. has forty years of industry experience as a scientist, development engineer, corporate executive and consultant in the field of semiconductor manufacturing equipment and fabrication processes.  His expertise extends beyond purely technical to include product marketing and strategic planning.  His wide range of experience includes work for the aerospace and semiconductor industries and as a legal consultant and testimonial witness.  He is widely published in the field of semiconductor process and equipment, with particular emphasis in CVD (Chemical Vapor Deposition), silicon epitaxy, and plasma processing.




Expert Witness Code : 3057

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty-years of industry and academic experience with a focus on vehicle structures and engineering.  As an independent consultant, he has focused on the forensic consulting on crashworthiness, accident reconstruction, failure analysis, fire cause and origin and product liability analysis. His experience includes accident reconstructions for cars, trucks, and motorcycles and crashworthiness.  He is an experienced litigation support expert having given testimony at deposition and trial numerous times.




Expert Witness Code : 9490

Summary:

This expert witness is a very active storage industry consultant and analyst and does finite element and finite difference magnetic modeling for new products.  He also serves as an expert witness in the areas of optical drive systems, thin film technology, disk drive technology, and hard drive failure analysis. Additionally, he co-organizes two major data storage industry conferences that cover the latest technology in magnetic, optical and flash memories.  These are the Storage Visions Conference and the Creative Storage Conference. He follows most of the major data storage manufacturers, their component and equipment suppliers.

He has extensive experience in the field of disk drives, including substantial contributions to a number of very innovative and successful products and processes.  These have included some of the industry's earliest magnetoresistive ("MR") head drives, Maxtor's first double-capacity drive, Maxtor's first 3.5" drive, Toshiba's first 3.5" drive, and Quantum's self-servo writing system.  The technologies (heads, media, channel, servo and process) embodied in these and other products include a great many industry firsts.  He is a founder of the storage industry trade association, IDEMA, a director emeritus and still active in it.

His background comprises extensive thin film process experience including thin film disks and magnetoresistive heads.  He has designed and built vacuum processing equipment (primarily sputtering systems with a specialty in RF diode and magnetron systems, although he also designed e-beam systems) for a number of companies including Perkin-Elmer, Hewlett Packard (now Agilent), Unisys, Eikon, and Vac-Tec.  He designed Perkin-Elmer's 1st magnetron source and has developed a number of unique thin film processes (including reactive ion deposition) which required the design, construction, optimization and introduction to production of specialized vacuum processing equipment and processes.  He is familiar with all aspects of thin film processing and process equipment.

This expert witness also has a small failure analysis laboratory that includes a variety of video and data storage testing equipment and protocols. He also has access to other laboratory facilities that include a broad array of failure analysis techniques including accelerated life testing; microanalysis including ESCA, Auger, SIMS, and X-ray; optical, scanning electron and scanning probe microscopy; thermal imaging and mapping, etc.




Expert Witness Code : 4212

Summary:

This Ph.D. is the founder and CEO of a company that promotes computer modeling of reactive flows.  She received her Ph.D. from the University of California at San Diego where she conducted research in chemical kinetics with Forman A. Williams, a pioneer in the field of combustion and the author of Combustion Theory book.

After receiving her doctorate, she went to work in industry as a development engineer, working on the CHEMKIN software package. She then transitioned from the research and development group to sales and marketing, where she was the go-to technical person for the company's customers and distributors.

She has created and taught courses on the computer simulation of reactive flows and trained professionals all over the globe, including the USA, Canada, China, Japan and Germany. She has published papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented technical talks at conferences such as International Symposium on Combustion, ASME Turbo Expo, and AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit.




Expert Witness Code : 2775

Summary:

Over the past 15 years this expert witness has held several senior management positions within the wireless industry, having global and P and L responsibilities, successfully developing and growing sales, marketing, and business development/strategy organizations, selling state-of-the-art core network solutions to major wireless carriers, as well as other equipment manufacturers around the world.  His primary responsibilities at these large wireless companies have included accountability for P and L, gross margin performance, budgeting, and forecasting.  He also was responsible for customizing proposals, implementing campaigns, and advancing company policies and objectives.




Expert Witness Code : 2212

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an expert in the design and development of medical devices and biomedical applications, and also in issues related to patents and intellectual property in this field. He specializes in the application of mechanical engineering principles to the design, development, and analysis of medical products and understanding the issues and environment associated with their use. He works extensively with both start-ups and established companies in the biotechnology and medical device industries to provide the resources needed to accelerate their internal R&D efforts.

This Expert Witness' current research activities include medical device development, shape memory materials, MEMs and sensors, wireless technology, and simulation/modeling of device deployment and manufacturing processes.  He has litigation experience involving patents, ITC actions, and product liability, and has testified in both deposition and trial. 




Expert Witness Code : 5652

Summary:

This expert witness thas been involved in the public and private sectors of the building construction industry in residential, commercial, institutional, tenant improvement and military construction projects since 1976.  His work and responsibilities during this twenty plus year involvement with the construction industry include:

  • Agency Coordination
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Field Operations, Supervision and Control
  • Floor Inspection of all Types
  • Job Progress Scheduling
  • Material and Equipment Procurement
  • Multi-Project Management and Control
  • Office Management Estimating Control
  • Project Plan and Specification Preparation
  • Quantity Survey, both Pre and Post Bid
  • Submittal Preparation and Review




Expert Witness Code : 2721

Summary:

This Ph.D has more than 30 years of experience as an academic, industry practitioner and litigation support and expert witness. His expertise includes management, design, and development in telecommunications, signal processing systems, modem development and integrated circuit development.  His technology focus encompasses error-correcting codes, telecommunications, digital signal processing ( both algorithms and implementation ), digital systems design, communications theory, integrated circuit design, and CAD. He is the recipient of patents and awards for his efforts in the fields of communications and VLSI circuits.




Expert Witness Code : 3120

Summary:

This expert witness has forty-years of industry experience.  Since 1982 he has been an independent consultant providing professional logistics, business and engineering services. 




Expert Witness Code : 4495

Summary:

This expert has over thirty years of academic and industry experience focused in the fields of communications networks and information technology.  He has been responsible for managing and solving business and technical issues in these fields.  He is an expert in all aspects of broadband network and software technologies and their implementation into advanced communications networks.  He has had experience in strategic planning, marketing, business development, technical development, deployment, and management of these technologies and networks.




Expert Witness Code : 4829

Summary:

This Ph.D. has a strong technical background with over 26 years of research at Bell and Mitsubishi Laboratories, with advanced degrees in Physics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.  His technical accomplishments encompass many fields, including: wireless communications theory and implementation, geo-location, RF /digital /analog circuit design, error-correction techniques, DSP, optical communications, satellite communications, quantum electrodynamics, optics, psychophysics as well as leading research teams in the fields of mobile location, wireless pricing and mobile ID.




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 : 1910

Summary:

This expert has over 40 years of experience in analog and digital audio, signal processing, test and measurement, real time systems, psychoacoustics.  He is a successful independent consultant in IP evaluation and product development, a registered Professional Engineer inboth Electrical Engineering and Acoustics. He is also under contract to manage technical standards development forthe Audio Engineering Society.  He holdsa Bachelors, two Masters and a PhD from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and anMBA from Pepperdine University.  He is a prolific author and seasoned speaker on technical subjects in audio and instrumentation.  He is an experienced manager with extensive product planning, research, design and development experience.  He is a past President and Fellow ofthe Audio Engineering Society (AES) and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE).





Expert Witness Code : 8300

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 30 years of experience spanning a broad range of optical, laser, and imaging products in both domestic and international markets.  Industries served include optical, consumer, biomedical and medical, and defense products. 

He has been an expert witness. He has provided depositions and reports. He has assessed patents and technology (including validity and tests) for U.S. and International Trade Commission (Section 337) litigations.




Expert Witness Code : 6349

Summary:

This Ph.D. Professor in the ECE Department at a polytechnic institute where he performs research and teaches in the areas of navigation, communications and computer system design.  His research focuses on the development, test, and evaluation of systems for both civilian and military applications with a special emphasis on techniques focused on indoor, underground or otherwise GPS-deprived situations.  He has nearly thirty years of experience as an academic, an industry practitioner and independent consultant and has been involved with the development of embedded computers for guidance, communications and data processing systems for space borne and terrestrial applications.  He is an experienced expert witness with extensive patent experience, both as an inventor and legal consultant.




Expert Witness Code : 6506

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty eight years of industry experience as a process and equipment development engineer, corporate executive and consultant in the field of semiconductor manufacturing equipment and fabrication processes.  His expertise extends beyond purely technical to include product marketing and strategic planning.  His wide range of experience includes work for the aerospace and semiconductor industries and as a legal consultant and expert witness. 

He is widely published in the field of semiconductor process and equipment, with particular emphasis in photolithography, factory automation, and general business and technical process productivity improvement.




Expert Witness Code : 8769

Summary:

This Ph.D. has a solid foundation in Telecommunications, strategic planning, budgets, International applications development and programming to include secure web-enabled applications for the Internet. His experience extends from Mainframes thru Personal Computers with companies that include APPLE, DEC, IBM, INTEL, MICROSOFT, ORACLE, REI (Recognition Equipment), SUN and TANDEM Computers. Further, he has broad experience in Installing and testing of hardware and software to assure scalable applications. This expertise covers a wide variety of programming languages, disparate systems integration worldwide and clear technical presentations.





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 : 9327