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Expert Witness Code : 0842

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over twenty-five years of industry and academic experience involving medicinal, synthetic, and bioorganic chemistry.  In addition, he has extensive experience in molecular biology, enzymology, protein biochemistry, fermentation technology and other related biomedical fields.  His research efforts over the past decade include synthesis of complex biologically active molecules, natural product isolation, and include discovery and analysis of diverse bacteria and fungi that produce valuable bioactive natural product molecules.  In addition to basic research, his laboratory pursues genomic, proteomic and pathway engineering approaches to harness the metabolic capabilities of terrestrial and marine microorganisms. He also serves as Director of a major University's academic drug discovery and development center, a unique enterprise that pursues drug discovery opportunities in the area of metabolic diseases, anti-infectives, cancer and other disease areas.  He is an experienced Expert Witness in trade secret, and patent infringement litigation involving medicinal agents as well as DNA and antibody-based diagnostic tools.  Over the past five years he has written over half a dozen expert reports, rebuttal reports and has been cross-examined in deposition six times.




Expert Witness Code : 9263

Summary:

This Expert Witness is a senior intellectual property licensing professional experienced in technology patent analysis, licensing, litigation, and prosecution.  He possesses a broad Silicon Valley electronics technology design and management background.  He has acted as a Vice President of Engineering in several electronics technology startups.  




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 : 0822

Summary:

This Expert Witness, Professional Engineer, is part of a consulting company in Lafayette, Louisiana.  He has worked on offshore, inland waters,land drilling and workover rigs as a drilling engineer and consultant. He has also worked on oil production as a petroleum engineer andconsultant for petroleum companies.

His recent and current focus is on providing expertwitness and consulting services for law firms and insurance companies. He hastestified numerous times in Louisiana Federal and State Courts and Texas StateCourts.  He has qualified as anExpert Witness in myriad oil production and operations technical disciplines,including: rig, drilling, production, crane operations and safety thereof. Hehas prepared educational material on drilling rig, personnel, rig equipment,and drilling operations. 




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 : 3228

Summary:

This expert witness has over 12 years experience in Verilog and Digital ASIC Design and currently specializes in embedded systems design for control networks, including hardware and firmware development for LonWorks EIA709 power line and twisted pair networks.  As the current founder and owner of Bibaja, he is responsible for new product development from design to prototype and eventual production.  His design expertise includes firmware customization of standard products, schematic entry for custom device design, printed circuit board design and layout, prototype assembly, and production.




Expert Witness Code : 3438

Summary:

This Ph.D. has nearly 50 years of optical data storage, novel computer storage technologies, and photonics experience(including holography, flat panel displays and digital image processing and cameras).  His academic focus was on modern optics, electromagnetic theory, communications and information theory, and advanced mathematics.  Starting in 1965 at the University of Michigan, he began a lifetime of research and development in the highly specialized areas of optical data and image storage,processing/computing, and communications and image-capture and display.  He is a well-known expert in the field of advanced data storage, holography, photonics, digital image capture and processing, and small computer systems.

This Expert's main areas of interest are optical storage (CD, DVD, and Blu-ray/Blue-laser-disc formats), 3D holographic memories, lasers, flat panel displays, digital imaging/cameras, renewable energy, fiber optics, LEDs, materials science, nanotechnology, control and processing of light beams, and photonic components and their integration into fully functional systems.  He has significant engineering, product and business development, and sales & marketing management experience.  Finally, he has been a consultant for over 27 years and an expert witness for over 24 years.

This Ph.D. opened a test and forensics lab in October 2004. The lab is focused on test and evaluation of CD/DVD, Blu-ray Disc, other optical storage, flat panel displays, digital imaging/cameras, small computer systems, and related storage and consumer electronics products.  The capabilities of the lab have been successfully used for patent infringement and class action litigations. 




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 : 8372

Summary:

This Ph.D. has broad experience in the integrated circuit industry ranging from developing semiconductor processes to serving as general manager of the US operations of a start-up IC memory company.  In recent years he has concentrated on consulting in the field of improving manufacturing operations in the IC industry and in the utilization of foundries by fabless companies.

His initial work in the semiconductor industry was developing specific processes for fabricating integrated circuits; later he supervised teams that developed many individual processes that were integrated together in a coherent manufacturing flow.  He also worked in wafer fabrication factories as an engineering manager and manufacturing manager, with the eventual responsibility of constructing and running the factories.  He has been responsible for product development and for quality and overall product manufacturing operations. 




Expert Witness Code : 1380

Summary:

This Ph.D has combined over fifteen years of academic and industry experience in animal science with a focus on dairy nutrition and dairy husbandry.  She has been an independent consultant since 2003 with a focus on farm nutrition and feed formulation. 




Expert Witness Code : 6287

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 5605

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Information School and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at a major university, where he directs the AIM Research Group comprising students from the university information science and computer science programs.  

His research in human-computer interaction combines computer science, interaction design, and psychology to investigate novel user interface technologies, input and interaction techniques, human performance with computing systems, and accessible, mobile & surface computing interfaces.  He has co-authored eight best paper winners, including five from ACM CHI, and three best paper nominees, also from ACM CHI.  He is a recipient of an NSF CAREER award and three other NSF grants.  




Expert Witness Code : 2584

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 7403

Summary:

This Ph.D. has 25 years of industry experience in areas that included the manufacture of Industrial Lasers, the designed and production of control and data collection systems for energy management, the research of alternate energy resources and systems including Solar Power, the development of large scale data handling systems and 18 years as a tenured professor at a major University, where he taught Production and Operations Management courses to undergraduate and graduate students. Currently specializing in factory and manufacturing operations, management decision making processes, production and operations management ( POM ) as an engineering and management consultant.




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 : 7860

Summary:

This Expert has more than 50 years experience, including asset management, conceptual engineering, project management and scheduling, preliminary and final design,cost estimating and control, equipment specification, construction management and testing of hydroelectric and fossil and nuclear power plants, high-voltage substations, transmission, and distribution systems.  In addition to design, he has an extensive background in managing, defining and evaluating power supply interconnection plans, power and energy requirements, and load-flow, short-circuit,and voltage-drop studies.  He has provided expert testimony related to electric power system operation and safety.  This Expert is a registered Professional Engineer in several states in the United States of America and is qualified for registration in Canada and the United Kingdom.




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 : 6463

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 42 years of technical experience include both military and commercial, research and development programs. He has worked on various projects for the US Government . The latter third of his career has been focused on the commercial communications arena.  His main areas of expertise include antenna theory, design and analysis; and spread spectrum, radio communication system, design, simulation and development. He also has extensive hands-on experience with communication system integration and testing; as well as follow-on, product manufacturing.

He holds over 2 dozen patents in several technical fields, including spread spectrum and ultra wide band communication circuits and systems, antennas, RF measurement and analysis technology, and microwave tubes.  He is well-published in these areas of expertise.




Expert Witness Code : 2585

Summary:

This Expert has over 35 years of experience in the research, design and development of gas turbines and high efficiency power generation technology.  He managed major R&D programs worldwide,working with US & Foreign manufacturers and government agencies. The DOD/DOE agencies include DOE/ NETL, ATD/AMRDEC, NASA, NAVY, WPAFB, SOCOM & TACOM.  He was responsible for Micro-Turbine Engine Development & Technology at Capstone Turbine Corp.  He directed all Helicopter Propulsion and Research Programs for Rolls-Royce Aero Engines in North America.  The UAV programs included RQ-8 Fire scout, Eagle Eye, Global Hawk and CRW R&D.  At GE, he managed major programs.  He was involved in hands-on engineering and management methods working with new technologies, diversified applications and many major commercial and government-related R&D programs. This Expert performed major roles in numerous military aircraft and helicopter programs, working with worldwide partners. He served as a Member of the NASA/NASTAC Rotor Craft subcommittee while at Rolls-Royce.




Expert Witness Code : 2707

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 5735

Summary:

This expert Witness has over twenty years of experience in management and marketing with a focus on business and marketing strategies for entertainment, high-technology and medical device companies.  He is experienced in the startup company process, and has successfully developed new product lines and marketing programs with demonstrated sales growth and profitability gains.  He is experienced with technology, licensing, new publishing technologies, niche retailing, packaging strategies and marketing strategies.




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 : 6839

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 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 : 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 : 8382

Summary:

This expert witness is an accomplished mechanical engineer, inventor and developer of a wide range of products for the healthcare and consumer products industries with over 40+ years experience.  He is an expert in project management, product conception, design and development, product prototyping, design and process validation, production startup, cost reduction and manufacturing engineering.  Product lines have included catheters of many types, blood filters, IV and blood sets, bioreactors and solution containers, implantables, DNA amplifiers, medical lasers, surgical instruments, therapeutic and diagnostic devices, hospital thermometers, fluid by-pass circuits, electromechanical and electronic instruments as well as stem-cell harvesting and cell expansion systems.  He has provided expert witness services in the areas of IP (Patent Infringement, Invalidity, Claim Construction and Trade Dress), Personal Injury, Product Liability, and Product Failure Analysis for both Plaintiff and Defendant. 

This expert witness is currently Principal Investigator on an NIH SBIR grant developing a device for the improved collection of umbilical cord blood stem cells. Mr.  He earned his BS and MS in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.  He has published technical papers, presented at industry meetings, holds thirteen US Patents, and has been consulting to industry for over 25 years.




Expert Witness Code : 2251

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 30 years of Biomedical Electronics Engineering experience with emphasis on design, safety, management, education and training.  He also has over 25 years consulting experience related to litigation in 25 states, the District of Columbia, Canada and Puerto Rico. He has testified in state and federal courts and been retained by both plaintiff and defendant. 




Expert Witness Code : 3832

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 7284

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an accomplished scientist, researcher, executive, professor, and writer.  As International Vice President of Cancer Research and Associate Division Director of Experimental Therapy at two major pharmaceutical corporations, he worked closely with all branches of drug development, including toxicology, clinical research, clinical pharmacology, marketing, regulatory, patents, analytical chemistry, process chemistry, and pharmaceutical formulations.  He has also had many interactions with the FDA to advance the development of drug candidates.

As a consultant, he continues to have a broad-based interest in many therapeutic areas, including agents to treat cancer, viral and other infections, heart disease, depression, and pharmacodynamic disorders.  He has written and edited many reports and documents for drug filings, patents, and expert witness litigation; he is also a named inventor on numerous patents.  He has authored and co-authored over 100 preclinical and clinical research articles for scientific journals.  He was the Research Representative on a committee to evaluate and implement scientific writing courses at a major pharmaceutical corporation.  He also enjoys non-technical writing and web site design.

This Ph.D. is a highly experienced and credible expert witness and legal consultant.  Most of his matters have involved cancer drug development issues and patent challenges for anti-cancer and antiviral agents.




Expert Witness Code : 8962

Summary:

Over the past 20 years this expert witness has been employed at almost every level of skill related to electrical and software engineering.  As an electrician he progressed from a journeyman's assistant to hi-pot (High Potential) and high voltage testing technician.  After this he spent time as a commercial security system installer and then to provide nationwide technical support to installers. Upon graduating from college with a BSEE ( specializing in power distribution and semiconductor fabrication ), he was employed as a software engineer involved in the development of device drivers for the Windows NT platform.  Advancing from here, he engaged in the development of multiple patents in fields of power saving, to smart card systems to ultrasonic rodent repulsion. As a freelance contractor, projects have ranged from statistical financial trend analysis, to microcontroller unit firmware used in the fields of medical to biometric and physical access control.




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 : 7630

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an experienced Biomedical and Mechanical Engineer who specializes in expert witness testimony related to Accident Reconstruction, Injury Causation/Biomechanics, and Product Liability.  She has significant expertise and experience in the application of the laws of physics and tools of engineering to address technical aspects of cases under litigation.

She also has significant expertise and experience reviewing medical devices and served as: lead medical device reviewer within the Interventional Cardiology Devices Branch in the Office of Device Evaluation (ODE) for cardiovascular medical devices; and, as Primary FDA Liaison to ASTM F04.30.06 Interventional Cardiology Task Group and as Task Group Co-Chair during 2005 - 2006.




Expert Witness Code : 6261

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Bell Labs alumnus, where he was in charge of product and technology development ("forward-looking work") for wireless (1G, 2G and 3G) radio access and core network products. He and his team were subject matter experts for development of GSM, CDMA and TDMA standards. He was among the first to evolve FPLMTS to UMTS to the 3GPP and 3GPP2 standards in the ITU and TIA. He also led projects on WiFi, LMDS and Wireless Local Loop, and in the IEEE 802.11, 16 and 20 standards. He has over 25 years of hands-on US and international experience in development of new products and services for mobile, Internet applications and more recently in digital advertising. His knowledge of technology includes software and mobile communications systems, and end-to-end mobile network architecture, protocols and applications, digital advertising technologies, mobile communications standards and privacy by design.  His team filed over 400 wireless-related patents in a period of five years at Bell Labs. He has over a dozen issued patents and over fifteen applications in the area of digital and mobile advertising. He has worked on product, technology and strategy roadmaps in mobile (CDMA, GSM and 3G), broadband wireless (WiFi and WiMAX) and digital advertising. His leadership experience includes founding a technology start-up, a solo consulting company in the area of broadband wireless; and as general manager and strategist at a broadband wireless start-up; leading a global technology team of over 350 people, with annual budget of over $ 35M at a major communications company; and managing products and teams that generated revenues of over $ 10Bn for the communications company.




Expert Witness Code : 9327

Summary:

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

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 3480

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 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 : 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 : 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 : 0031

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Fulbright Scholar with extensive experience in software, digital signal processing, digital audio, audio compression, smart phone software, digital music, and processor architecture for over thirty years.  He has been a programmer, researcher, research and development manager, consultant, and Expert Witness. He has expert knowledge in software development, analysis of software, digital signal processing for audio and audio compression.  He brings also skills in hardware architecture, telephony, networking, processor design and architecture, speech processing, and standards development.  He is an experienced testifying expert witness in intellectual property cases, writing his own expert reports and preparing his own claim charts, he has analyzed thousands of pages of source code in litigation. This Ph.D. is widely published, teaches regularly, and is known as a poised public speaker.




Expert Witness Code : 8895

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 7164

Summary:

In over 50 years of experience, this expert witness has written all types of insurance and has been involved in the successful acquisition and merger of many insurance agencies.  He has been engaged as a litigation consultant and expert witness regarding the customs and practices in the insurance industry.  He has participated in over 500 engagements on behalf of plaintiff and defendant.




Expert Witness Code : 6973

Summary:

This expert is the Founder and Principal Engineer of an Expert Witness and custom RF and power management design and consulting company and is currently an Adjunct Professor at a Colorado University

 

He brings approximately a decade and a half of experience in academic research, industrial product development, technical and strategic management, as well as in intellectual property and has a diverse, and uniquely vertically integrated, technical knowledge base spanning (semiconductor) physics, electronic circuits andsystems, and communications systems/signal processing. He is a subject matter expert in the area of RF circuits and systems, in particular, highlylinear and efficient RF transmitters, RF power amplifier modules, novel transmitter architectures and high efficiency power supply units.

 

He earned his Ph.D.from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at a California University and also has a B.S. in physics. He has authored and co-authored IEEE journal articles and presented IEEE conference papers in high efficiency (Switchedmode/Class E) RF power amplifiers, linear and efficient (UMTS outphasing) RF transmitters, and tunable impedance matching networks.





Expert Witness Code : 6667

Summary:

This Ph.D has more than twenty years of industry and academic experience with information technology.  He has been involved with a number of companies and institutions spanning a wide range of technologies and approaches in the computer field.




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 : 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 : 2319

Summary:

This Ph.D has 34 years of professional experience in wireless communications and telecom technology.  He is an entrepreneur who has participated in the organization and operation of start up companies that brought wireless LAN, software VoIP PBX, and 2-way paging technology to the marketplace.  He holds numerous patents in wireless and signal processing technology.  He is an experienced litigation support consultant with experience in patent infringement matters.  He is also a registered Patent Agent.




Expert Witness Code : 5844

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 5771

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 25 years of industrial and academic experience, with a focus on industrial products, surface active agents, industrial cleaning, and communication of general chemical knowledge.  She has been a consultant since 1982 with Arkon Consultants, both in the industrial area and in litigation support and expert witness services.  She has extensive experience in new products, product analysis and formulations, and chemical microscopy.




Expert Witness Code : 0787

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty years of industry and academic experience as a CEO, CTO, Scientist, Professor, Electrical Engineer and Researcher.  He has held top positions in a number of technology oriented companies and has directed numerous Research and Development projects. 

In a long and successful career as an independent consultant, he has helped to develop many significant hardware and software products particularly in the areas of Digital Broadcasting and HDTV. He has also served as an Expert Witness in several intellectual property disputes.




Expert Witness Code : 6375

Summary:

This Ph.D. has 25 years of experience as a usability, user experience and e-learning expert.  He is a world-class user-experience designer who creates breakthrough designs for interactive products.  He is an expert in interaction design, instruction, social computing and on-line communities.  His background blends technical expertise with a deep understanding of both human cognition and business issues.  A thought leader as well as a practitioner, he is the Founding Editor of User Experience Magazine, author of numerous articles and several books, a leader in professional associations, and a pioneer in the creation of the Internet.

As the founder of an interactive design and consulting firm, he has a deep understanding of the business, technical and workflow issues around creating interactive web products.  He has led hundreds of projects and has a long record of successful engagements with organizations world-wide.  He understands how usability and user-experience facilitates business strategy and how to position usability activity so that it supports the business.  He understands web technology from both a technical and user-centered perspective and has extensive webdesign experience, both B2B and B2C.  He has performed many expert reviews and solved many design problems and understands the business issues around redesign of processes and how to address the organizational challenges that emerge.  He is a specialist in cognitive psychology and training, as well as an excellent mentor and coach who can relate to both technical and non-technical staff and help them both with their technical and communications skills.




Expert Witness Code : 8315

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty-five years of telecommunications industry experience as an applied researcher, systems engineer, business executive, academician, and more recently a private consultant. His experience includes network performance, network engineering and operations, network planning, software system design and development, and international business. Working as a private consultant with a switch interconnect start-up company, he has reviewed and/or commented on over twenty new patents in computing and communications applications and, from these patents, has created marketing whitepapers and investor presentations.




Expert Witness Code : 8937

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 4369

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years of experience as an engineer and currently offers services in development, design, engineering, tooling, quality assurance, and manufacturing expertise as President and owner of his own company.  He provides consulting services to the Consumer Product Industry, and more specifically, in toys, infant, recreational, and consumer electronic products.  His company provides  Plastic and Mechanical Design; injection, blow and roto-molding processes; design in ProE ( 3D ); concept models; tooling patterns; prototypes; Electronic and Electro-mechanical Design; sound digitizing; microprocessor programming; firmware and hardware development; Quality Assurance; and review of compliance with regulatory and safety standards ( UL, CSA, FCC, ASTM, CPSC, CE and EN-71 ).

He also has extensive experience as a testifying expert at trials and depositions, and has provided expert opinions for intellectual property, patent infringement, trade secret, copyright, trademark, and licensing cases.




Expert Witness Code : 3544

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 0811

Summary:

This Ph.D consults with high-tech companies and investors and assists them with business planning, business development, managing the product development process, patent strategy/process and due diligence. Client engagements are either short-term, with focus on specific problems, or long-term interim management assignments, lasting several months.




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 : 1241

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly twenty-five years of industry experience in cellular location technology and indoor wireless systems.  He is a hardware architect of location-enabled cellular handsets for FCC E-911 mandate. His Bell Laboratories experience includes the architecture and integration group for wireless-PBX and cordless products. He is experienced in documentation, standardization, spectrum-regulatory, and patent processes.  He has also developed product architectures in these areas while successfully working to drive regulations and standards in support of product plans.




Expert Witness Code : 6039

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 20 years of industrial and research experience in highly technical environments.  He is a professional engineer who works with robotics and computer controlled machines every day.  He can supply expert analysis of the complex electrical, mechanical and computer interactions between modern machines and the people around them.  The analysis is delivered in a clear language that everyone can understand.  His qualifications include peer-reviewed publications and over twenty years of engineering experience with computer-controlled machines, factory automation, IP and patents.




Expert Witness Code : 5334

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over fifteen years of industry and academic experience with a focus on the development of algorithms for artificial intelligence and its application to advanced robotics, automated manufacturing processes, homeland security, and scientific discovery methods.  His research has produced an extensive collection of publications on these subjects, in addition to participation in myriad panels, seminars and conference participation. 




Expert Witness Code : 2352

Summary:

This Ph.D. has performed substantial research over the past 25 years with over 140 peer-reviewed research publications.  His research topics include (a) touch input on touchpads and touchscreens, (b) stylus input on graphics tablets and contact-sensing displays, and (c) user interfaces for mobile devices such as phones, tablets,and PDAs (e.g., text entry, design of soft keyboards).  He is a member of the ACM and the ACM's SIGCHI (Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction) since 1991.  This Expert holds academic appointments at two universities spanning 22 years, with substantial research funding and supervision of M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.  He has prior litigation experience in five patent infringement cases dating to 1996, with related work that includes code analysis, prior art analysis, preparing experts reports, depositions, and testifying in court.




Expert Witness Code : 9651

Summary:

As one of the inventors of the DVD (Digital Video Disc), this Expert Witness invents prolifically, helps other people invent, writes well-written invention disclosures, consults, and acts as an expert witness in fields related to entertainment technology.  He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of a communications/media company and a Patent Liaison at a major digital entertainment technology company.  He was a Vice President at two Disney-owned companies.  He also worked for Time Warner, Silicon Graphics, Atari and others in roles ranging from Program Management to Software Development of Entertainment Products since 1982.

His main focus is patents.  He has acted as an agent offering patents owned by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America),experimented with new techniques in patent portfolio analysis, and learned all about patent prosecution via an intensive on-going on-and-off-site study program by the PLI (Practicing Law Institute). As an expert, he mostly supports defendants but has been the plaintiff’s expert as well. The cases generally involve validity and infringement. He writes expert reports, works with attorneys on claim charts, and has dealt with trade secret litigation.




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 : 4713

Summary:

This expert witness directed the development of national monetary Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) standards as they relate to financial services organizations and coordinated this effort with the ANSI EDI standards body.  After data elements for several formats were developed and approved, the EDI standards body assumed complete responsibility for the standards.

He has served as an instructor and guest lecturer for professional organizations and institutions of higher learning.

He has also served on Bank Administration Institute and Federal Reserve Task Forces studying, preparing reports and making recommendations on national banking issues. 




Expert Witness Code : 7619

Summary:

This expert witness has been working for thirty years within the floor covering industry dealing with problems related to all types of flooring materials.  Services include substrate moisture testing and installation training.




Expert Witness Code : 4856

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over 35 years of industry and academic experience covering a broad swath of hardware and software engineering, having worked in the computer chip industry for 16 years (at AMD, Integrated Device Technology, ComCore/National Semi and Semtech), along with a 6 year stint in aerospace (Hughes Aircraft Doctoral Fellow). While providing technical support for all IC products for customers all across the western US, his chief focus was microprocessors (i8085/8048, Z80/Z8000, Am2900, MIPS R3000/4000) and their attendant software development systems and test/integration tools (ICE, logic analyzers).

He has a unique perspective on the computer chip industry, having been involved since the early days of Fairchild Semi in the mid 1960s (while still in high school), then observing the founding of Advanced Micro Devices in May 1969, for whom he later was employed as a field applications engineer for software and systems. (he has chronicled the "genesis" of Silicon Valley in an article plus org chart.)




Expert Witness Code : 7190

Summary:

This expert witness has nearly thirty years of electronic design engineering experience. His expertise includes a variety of programming languages including C, Verilog, Visual BASIC, FORTRAN and 8- 16- 32-bit assembly.  His laboratory equipment includes high-speed digital and analog oscilloscopes, logic analyzer, frequency counter, spectrum analyzer, LCR meters, digital volt meters, rework microscope, power supplies, programmers and data logger.  His software capabilities include SPICE modeling, schematic capture and PCB layout ( OrCad, Protel and Pcad ), high level mathematics, GUI interfacing, documentation in Word or PDF formats with Visio enhancements.




Expert Witness Code : 0902

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 3457

Summary:

This Ph.D. has directed university research efforts in navigation and surveillance for over twenty years, with a specialization in GPS receiver architecture developments.  In 1994 he founded a company that develops advanced GPS software and hardware for civilian and military markets.  The innovative navigation and tracking capabilities, significantly improve the accuracy, performance, and flexibility of complex GPS/INS systems in difficult operating environments.  He was a faculty fellow with both NASA and the National Transportation Systems Center.  He also served on the National Academy of Engineering Panel on the future of GPS, where he focused on GPS enhancements for the military.  Over the last twenty years he has carried out a variety of studies for government and industry in navigation, surveillance and multiple access communications, and has published numerous papers and holds a number of patents. 




Expert Witness Code : 3705

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of professional experience as an industry practitioner and academic with a focus on database technology.  After graduation he worked in for IBM designing circuits and horizontal microcode for the IBM 3090 mainframe computer.  He received his doctorate from Harvard University in Applied Mathematics with research in the design and verification of concurrent data structures for databases.

He currently teaches at a major University, since joining he has worked on data intensive algorithms and applications, including data structures, pattern matching, secure file systems, genomics, time series analysis, database tuning and machine learning.  He is the author of six books of puzzles, a biography about great computer scientists, and technical books about database tuning, biological pattern recognition, statistics, and time series. He has co-authored sixty journal papers, nearly seventy conference papers, and eleven patents. For fun, he writes the puzzle column for Scientific American.  His industry experience includes consulting on database tuning, database design, and data mining applications for Bell Labs, Telcordia, NCR, Millenium Pharmaceuticals, Morgan Stanley, Union Bank of Switzerland, lastminute.com ( UK ), Bouygues Telecom ( France ), and Business Objects ( France ) .  

He has served as an expert in several technical computer cases and has been deposed twice.




Expert Witness Code : 5200

Summary:

This expert witness has more than 20 years of public relations, media relations, crisis management and corporate consulting experience.  He is known for popularizing the term "Brand PR" specifically used for consumer messaging.  He is recognized as one of the nation's leading crisis communications counselors and has been recognized for his work in directing high-profile responses for Odwalla, the packaged salad industry and for Pacifica Foundation's reopening of the embattled KPFA radio station in Berkeley, Calif. Trade pundit and publisher Paul Holmes has named his public relations agency, as one of the nation's top public relations firms for eight consecutive years.  His company is a member of IPREX, one of the world's largest public relations partnerships of independent PR firms.  IPREX augments the agency's areas of specialization with global communications, local expertise in cities throughout the world, and multi-disciplinary capabilities including investor relations and public affairs.




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 : 7446

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 1436

Summary:

This Ph.D has over thirty years of increasingly responsible experience in engineering and quality assurance in high technology business environments. He has proven excellence in technical and management areas, including:

  • New Product Definition and Development
  • Patent Protection, Validity, and Infringement. Extensive first-hand knowledge of the important technologies and people in the semiconductor industry. He holds three patents in IC design and characterization. He has been designated as an expert witness and consultant in over 25 ITC and USDC cases.
  • Memory, Application Specific ( ASIC ), Digital and Analog Integrated Circuit Design




Expert Witness Code : 7174

Summary:

This expert has over 26 years of industry experience building mission-critical, commercial Object-Oriented systems.  His work has focused on the design and development of complex multi-tier application server architectures, enterprise application integrations, and deploying complex, distributed web/object systems. For the last 14 years, he has specialized in consulting primarily for Logistics and Telecommunications companies.  His relevant consulting experience includes:

  • Industry Standard Software Development Methodologies and Software Best Practices
  • Development of Telecommunication Network Provisioning, Trouble Ticketing, and Operational Support Systems
  • Microsoft .NET technologies (Consulted for Microsoft in 2002)
  • Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA) solutions
  • Other Middleware technologies including Tibco, Vitria, MQ Series and other loosely-coupled and Publication/Subscribe Enterprise Integration Strategies
  • Leading Technical Architecture, Planning and Costing Solutions for Multi-year, Multi-million dollar proposal efforts

This expert also has 16 years experience with numerous internet and object programming languages, including Smalltalk-80, VisualWorks 1.0 to 7, Smalltalk/V, VisualAge, Envy, stORE, and most 3rd-party tools.   He has more than 10 years with CORBA, DST, GemStone, XP, and UML.   He also has in depth hands-on expertise in .NET, XML, SOAP, Java, J2EE, Internet Protocols, Web Services, and Application Servers integration strategies.   He is also an expert in Enterprise Software QA, Due Diligence and Audits.

This expert is an internationally recognized expert in his practice, having presented his work at numerous domestic and European technical conferences.




Expert Witness Code : 4506

Summary:

This Expert has more than 45 years of experience in Telecommunications and Information Services and has long been considered a technology “Guru.” He currently contributes to these fields as an author, consultant, expert witness, speaker, course developer and teacher. He has written numerous books on the technologies (currently 20), many of which have been best sellers for McGraw-Hill and Elsevier. His “Voice and Data Communications Handbook” led McGraw-Hill’s sales for three consecutive years.  With clients spanning the range of Fortune 100-500 companies, he has been involved in the design of major voice and data networks. His innovative ideas in implementation have been written up in trade journals and magazines.  Many of his projects deal with multiple sites and countries.  A significant amount of his work has been in the wireless communications area.  In his work with venture capitalists, he has consistently been on the mark with his projections for various analyses and studies.

This Expert is known for his dynamic keynote speaking.  With a style that is power-packed and a delivery that is exciting, he knows how to captivate, engage and motivate his audience. He motivates the sales force, customers, management team, and capital investors trying to figure out where the technology is heading for the future and whereto invest.  He also develops and conducts various public and in-house seminars ranging from a managerial overview to very technical hands-on classes on Voice over IP, Wi-Fi Networking, WiMAX networking, DWDM and IPv6.  In the recent past he has focused much of his development and training activities on the convergence of three key areas; VoIP, Security and Wi-Fi.




Expert Witness Code : 2562

Summary:

This expert witness is a noted author, technologist, educator, product developer, consultant, patent analyst, and expert witness specializing in mobile, cellular, and wireless technologies, networks, phones, standards, services, and systems.  As a senior executive for major telecommunications manufacturing and consulting firms, he has been responsible for the planning, design, development, sales, and marketing of numerous next generation private and public telecommunications networks and services.  He is currently president of a leading provider of strategic consulting, educational services, and research reports to the mobile, cellular, and wireless communications industry.  He began his career in the telecommunications industry in 1970 as a communications consultant/network planner, designing complex multi-node, private networks for large commercial and government organizations.

Since 1990, his professional activities and services have focused exclusively on mobile, cellular, and wireless technologies, markets, standards, spectrum, regulations, networks, and services.  In these fields, he has authored numerous research reports on cellular carriers, emerging technologies, and markets.  He has taught various public and private seminars on mobile, cellular, and fixed wireless technologies, networks, and services.  He has also served as a plaintiff and defendant expert witness on a wide spectrum of civil and business matters/litigation involving wireless communications products and services.  As a business and market consultant, he has assisted clients in developing new products, evaluating new market opportunities and developing plans to capture them.  As a patent analyst, he has assisted many leading law firms and corporate clients in defending against or asserting claims of patent infringement and patent validity.  This patent work has encompassed 802.11/Wi-Fi/WLAN standards, Bluetooth standards and all second, third and fourth generation UMTS and CDMA2000 standards, and technologies.




Expert Witness Code : 0157

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a long-time music-industry veteran with extensive experience in all aspects of music technology, including software and hardware development, performing, composing, writing, and education. He is a classically-trained instrumentalist who has also played jazz, folk, pop, and experimental music professionally since the 1960s. Currently the Director of the Music Engineering program at a prominent University, which he helped create, his scholarly research has focused on the history of electronic music and automated instruments, as well as the use of "alternative" controllers in electronic music performance. He has served as an executive director of the MIDI Manufacturers Association and is recognized as a top expert on the MIDI specification, as well as other digital audio formats. He developed the first sampling/resynthesis software for a personal computer, and the first graphic-oriented MIDI sequencer for the Apple Macintosh. He has served as a consultant for most of the major players in music creation and delivery software and hardware, and has written user manuals for many groundbreaking products in the industry. He has written over 500 articles on music and audio technology, and over a 25-year period was a columnist for three of the most respected magazines in the professional recording and musical instrument spaces. An educator at the college level for over 25 years, he is known as an erudite and witty speaker for audiences of up to several thousand engineers and lay persons.




Expert Witness Code : 7358

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 6592

Summary:

This Expert Witness started his computer career with IBM as a systems engineer and has held various consulting and managerial positions in the IT industry.  His roles included management of the SQL Server database department at one of the largest U.S. companies, overseeing a staff of 12 DBAs and database professionals. He has also been President and Database Architect of Pointer Corporation since 1986.  In 1990, long before it was acknowledged as a worldwide phenomenon toward the end of the 20th century, he was among the first computer science visionaries to publish an in-depth article about the upcoming Y2K crisis and various methodologies to address its consequences.  Shortly afterwards, he wrote a book called Diary of a Successful Computer Consultant.  He is currently president of the Los Angeles SQL Server Professionals Group. He has also been a frequent speaker at various computer user groups and database technology events.  Additionally, he is the architect and co-developer of the Virtual Information Portal (VIP)System, which is a web-based platform for secure generation, archival, and retrieval of corporate correspondence and letters.




Expert Witness Code : 0167

Summary:

This Ph.D is experienced in the areas of lasers, optics, electro-optics, fiber-optics, and lamps. He enjoys identifying scientific breakthroughs, and from them developing new technology for a variety of functions such as Illumination Systems, LADAR, material processing, remote sensing, navigation, communication, medical and dental.  He is experienced in systems engineering, mathematical simulation, modeling, test, and data analysis. 

Career Summary ( Full Time Equivalent years ):

  • 20 FTE years employment experience in Defense Industry
  • 3 FTE years employment experience in Commercial Industry
  • 7 FTE years consulting experience ( mostly Commercial )
  • 8 FTE years teaching college, university, and specialized courses




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 : 2736

Summary:

This expert witness specializes in industrial accidents, product liability, electrical accidents, and patent infringement litigation.  He has invented and designed mechanical and electro-mechanical devices of great diversity. These include robots, numerical controls, computer peripherals, space vehicles and components, simulators, mail sorter memory, heart-lung machine, automatic test-and-sort and other manufacturing equipment for semiconductors and other products, transducers, switchgear, engine components. Notably, he invented the Decimal Keeper slide rule now housed in the Smithsonian and Oxford Science Museums.




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 : 1225

Summary:

This expert witness offers over 25 years of experience and training in a wide range of forensic disciplines and investigative strategies.  He has testified at The Hague in the Netherlands and three times before the U.S. Congress.  He most recently held the position of Laboratory Director and Chief Forensic Scientist for the United States Secret Service.  In that role, he managed up to 120 scientists, technicians, and support staff in the areas of document analysis, handwriting, fingerprints, trace evidence, audio and video analysis, photography, toolmarks, computer evidence and counterfeit analysis.  He has now begun the independent forensic consulting and investigative firm known as Stewart Forensic Consultants, LLC and its subsidiary, Global Investigative and Intelligence Services.       




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 : 8877

Summary:

This expert witness is a computer engineer, IP Communications industry expert, visionary, author and columnist. He is a Voice over Internet Protocol industry expert, visionary and champion of the industry.




Expert Witness Code : 2629

Summary:

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

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

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

 




Expert Witness Code : 5198

Summary:

This expert witness is versed in marketing for startup ventures and established corporations alike.  He is author of two books on dealing with credit.  He is known to thousands from his radio show "and he has also appeared on ABC, CBS and NBC television, he has been heard nationally on "American Scene," quoted in numerous publications.




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 : 0900

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 3805

Summary:

This expert witness has over 30 years of technical management experience running game development companies,with an unmatched 17 years of management experience in Internet gaming.  He has hands-on technical and creative experience in all genres of game development, including console, PC retail and download, online, mobile and dedicated electronic.  He has expertise in developing comprehensive business plans, with application toward raising investment capital, either through IPO or private equity investment.  This expert witness is recognized as an industry expert in online gaming by numerous trade conferences, including Digital Hollywood, iMedia Breakthrough, GDC, CES, Gamer Technology Conference, Casual Game Conference, Advertising in Games conference, DMEXPO, VNU Digital Marketing conference, National Cable Show.  He has experience in dealing with broadcast and print media, including CNBC, ABC Eyewitness News, CNN, Good Morning Atlanta, The Today Show and various consumer and trade publications.  He personally developed video game software products generating career retail sales in excess of $350 million.

This expert witness developed strategy and business plan for the Casual Games Network(CGN), Skyworks’ initiative applying dynamic in-game advertising to online casual games, partnering with Massive Incorporated.  He consulted for RCA David Sarnoff Research Labs (1986-1987) on entertainment applications of Digital Video Interactive (DVI), the first technology to store digital full-motion video on a CDROM.  He designed & programmed Atari 2600 adaptation of hit arcade game Donkey Kong, 1982 wholesale revenues in excess of $100 million on 4 million units.  He conceived, designed and developed BankShot, an innovative electronic pool game marketed by Parker Brothers, named “10 Best Games of 1980,” Omni Magazine.  He back-engineered Atari 2600 game system in1980, creating one of the first third party 2600-compatible game cartridges - SpaceJockey. He is an expert in video game history, serving on the Advisory Board of the Video Game History Museum (www.vgh.museum.org).

He has performed as a Legal Expert Witness in numerous cases involving patents, intellectual property, video games and software development for clients including Konami Entertainment, Nintendo of America, NCR, Taito and Activision. 




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 : 2017

Summary:

This Ph.D. is a Fulbright Scholar with extensive experience in the computer software industry, financial services, telecommunications and the Internet.  He is the author of academic and professional articles related to the software industry, telecommunications, and finance.  He founded and was the President of a software company that was acquired by McGraw-Hill. 

He has been admitted as an expert to testify before arbitration panels and in the federal courts in matters related to computer software, including trade secrets, copyrights, and patents; the computer software industry, including software development practices, marketing, management, support services, and valuation; and the Internet.  His clients include Alston & Bird LLP; Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP; Fish & Richardson, PC; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP; Fulbright & Jaworski LLP; King & Spalding LLP, Kirkland & Ellis LLP; Latham & Watkins LLP; Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP; McDermott Will & Emery LLP; Morrison Foerster LLP; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; Susman Godfrey LLP; Vinson & Elkins LLP and several regional law firms. His management and technology consulting clients include AT&T, BAE Systems, Caterpillar, Citibank, HP, IBM, Sun, Verizon, and private equity firms.




Expert Witness Code : 1538

Summary:

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 6148

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of industry and academic experience in typography, prepress, platermaking, press and production systems.  He is an accomplished independent consultant with a focus in graphic arts and a specialist in color management systems and the integration of color systems in prepress work flows.  He is a writer for numerous magazines and one Web site, and author of several graphic arts industry books.  He is an experienced expert witness and has participated in several patent infringement cases involving graphic arts technologies and methods.




Expert Witness Code : 3294

Summary:

This expert witness is an information security expert with over twenty-five years of experience. He has extensive knowledge of many security related standards and products, including those based on XML security, Kerberos and public-key cryptography. He is a former member of the OASIS Security Services Technical Committee and a contributor to the Security Assertion Markup Language ( SAML ).  He is co-holder of six patents in the field of information security, and co-applicant for seven pending patent applications. Additionally, he is a senior member of faculty at a major University's department of Engineering, Information Systems and Technical Management, where he teaches classes in Information Protection through Cryptography, PKI, LDAP, XML security and Java security.




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 : 9122

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over thirty years of academic and industry experience in finance and accounting.  He was an Academic Fellow, Office of the Chief Accountant, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission with responsibilities for communications with registrants on pre-filing issues related to business combinations, leases and other accounting matters, and providing consultation to the Division of Enforcement.  He is the leader and frequently producer of approximately 200 management education programs in 14 countries. He consults to public companies on matters including SEC compliance, U.S. GAAP, international accounting standards, operational and strategic decision making, and control of international operations. 

This Ph.D. was a tenured member of the faculty of Thunderbird for 13 years, and was awarded emeritus status in 2006.  Prior to joining the Thunderbird served on the faculties of Dartmouth College, MIT and Wake Forest University.  He is co-founder, president, and majority owner of Grove Technologies, LLC, producer of easy-to-use hosted, web-based collaboration tools for project management, issue tracking, discussion management, and file archiving and general communications.  He provides litigation support and Expert Witness services provided on a broad range of accounting topics, including foreign accounting standards and valuation. 

 




Expert Witness Code : 1343

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over twenty-five years of experience in technology investigations and research covering a diverse range of subjects including the Internet, data communications and intellectual property.  He is an adjunct professor at a University and has presented professional training seminars there on Data Privacy and Security and Network Forensics. 

He also consults for Fortune 500 clients on issues including application performance, reliability and security.  His opinions are sought after by firms in banking, finance, publishing and manufacturing.  In the area of litigation support, he consults on matters involving Internet technology.  These matters include:  unauthorized use of network resources, service level agreements, web site break-in, pornography in the workplace, web site trespassing, spam, patent infringement and licensing.  He has testified on these issues in state and federal court.  He has published extensively, presented lectures and professional training courses and is a named inventor in 13 patents.

He has also co-founded and was Chief Technical Officer of two data communications startups, one of the world's first fiber optic components firmsand the first firm to develop and standardize commercial fiber optic data communication systems for use in Local Area Networks.  He chaired the IEEE committee that created the international standard for fiber optic Ethernet.




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 : 1227

Summary:

This Ph.D. is an experienced Biological Systems and Mechanical Engineer who specializes in expert witness testimony related to Accident Reconstruction, Injury Causation Biomechanics & Personal Injury, and Product & Premises Liability.  She has expertise and experience in the application of the laws of physics and tools of engineering to address technical aspects of cases under litigation.

This Ph.D. also has significant expertise and experience evaluating medical devices. Her doctoral dissertation was the design of an orthopedic medical device sensor that measures strain in the spine. In addition, she has experience specifically with patent research, including novelty and infringement.  She has patented several mechanical and biomedical devices.




Expert Witness Code : 7913

Summary:

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

 

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





Expert Witness Code : 4700

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over ten years experience working as a technical consultant in materials engineering, polymers and chemistry.  She has been a technical consultant to medical device companies ranging from start-ups to major corporations and has consulted on issues related to product liability, patent infringement and failure analysis.  She has provided technical consulting services to companies on pressure vessels and piping; consumer electronics; recreational equipment; consumer products; pharmaceutical companies, and automotive equipment.  She has been an expert witness for litigation cases involving ferrous metallurgy, corrosion and glass.  She has taught a polymers failure analysis class offered in seven cities to medical device engineers.  She is also a consultant in product development and manufacture of an over-the-counter ( OTC ) product for a skin care company.  




Expert Witness Code : 8846

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of experience as a business owner, licensed attorney (inactive), technology consultant and Expert Witness.  His experience includes development of software and commercial database applications.  He has broad experience in industries from oil, chemicals and industrial distribution to direct mail marketing and insurance.  His technical experience covers most major Information Technology systems and applications since 1977, including minicomputers, microcomputers, and mainframes with attendant operating systems, file systems, and databases.  He is an expert in most application-level computer languages.




Expert Witness Code : 8411

Summary:

This Ph.D has been a leader in the telecommunications industry for over 40 years, as an entrepreneur, corporate officer, international businessperson and consultant, engineer, educator, author, lecturer and researcher.  His consulting clients include Ball Wireless, Milcom Technologies, MCI, Avantel de Mexico, United International Holdings, Wireless Spectrum Technologies, Vesuvius, Superconducting Core Technologies, iSherpa, Sequel, Motorola, NASA, U S Navy and Air Force, and others. He has performed business and technical due diligence, technical and market strategy and regulatory affairs consulting in the UK, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Bolivia, Colombia, Argentina, South Africa, most of Europe, India, China, Japan, Philippines, etc.




Expert Witness Code : 6217

Summary:

From 1970 through 2005, this Ph.D. was on the faculty at RPI, a Professor in the Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering Department with teaching and research activities in the areas of semiconductor devices, microwave/RF circuit design and integrated circuit (IC) interconnect technology.  He has published more than 400 refereed papers in journals and international conference digests, presented more than thirty invited talks at professional conferences and is a Fellow of the IEEE for contributions in microwave semiconductor technology.  He has coauthored three books on IC  interconnects, including the first books focused on chemical-mechanical polishing (CMP) and copper metallization, and co-edited a recent book on three-dimensional (3D) IC processing.  Recent research activities include 3D IC platforms (both process technology and circuit design), copper damascene patterning, CMP, thermophotovoltaic (TPV) devices, silicon carbide (SiC) power devices and material characterization using microwave photoconductivity decay (M-PCD).

From 1962 to 1966 he was at a major electronics company, working on microwave components for phased array radars.  From 1981 to 1983 he was Program Director at the National Science Foundation (NSF), with responsibility for university grants in solid state and microstructures engineering and the National Nanofabrication Facility (NNF).  From 1989 to 1994 he was the Director of the Center for Integrated Electronics and responsible for the Microfabrication Clean Room and research programs in IC interconnects.  He has served on the University Advisory Boards at both SEMATECH and the SRC and received the RPI William H. Wiley Distinguished Faculty Award in 2000.

As Professor Emeritus since 2006, his research has emphasized unique IC designs enabled by 3D integration.  He serves as a consultant and expert witness, in areas of integrated circuit processing, semiconductor devices and IC component design.  He has recently testified before the International Trade Commission (ITC) and has been deposed for both plaintiffs and defendants.




Expert Witness Code : 2157

Summary:

This Ph.D. has over forty years of academic and industry experience in advanced electronic systems with a focus on audio engineering and related technologies.  He is a former Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and long-time member and former Chairman of the Audio Engineering Society of New York.




Expert Witness Code : 4723

Summary:

This expert witness has over 10 years of experience in semiconductor products.  He has been involved in advanced technology, development, applications, and research across many different product lines.




Expert Witness Code : 2276

Summary:

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

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

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




Expert Witness Code : 6108

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 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 : 3258

Summary:

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

 

 




Expert Witness Code : 7751

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 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 : 1484

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 45-years of industry and academic experience beginning in 1964 when he was employed with the IBM Corporation in Research and Advanced Development of Silicon Bipolar, CMOS and High Voltage Integrated Circuit processing, devices and circuit technologies.  In 1978, he joined the College of Engineering and Applied Science of a major University where he is currently Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  At the University he developed the Graduate Program in Microelectronics, established the Microelectronics Laboratory and was the Founding Director of the Microelectronics Laboratory. He has held Visiting Professorships at Syracuse University, University of Chile, and the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

As a Senior Consultant with the United Nations Development Program, he assisted in establishing the research and technological direction of the Microelectronics Program.  He was also designated a Distinguished Fulbright Scholar at the University of Sao Paulo where he provided invited lectures, graduate course development and instruction, thesis and doctoral supervision, and assisted in establishing the research and technological directions of the Microelectronics Program and Laboratory.  Additionally, he has extensive practical experience at both the industrial and corporate levels in Microelectronics, having served as a technical and management consultant for several Microelectronic Companies.  He has published over 70 technical papers in journals and conferences.  His current area of research is the fabrication, materials, device physics, modeling and simulation, and circuit performance of SiGe nano-structure heterojunction bipolar transistors for high frequency applications.




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 : 1770

Summary:

This expert witness has over 25 years of industry experience in the development, commercialization and regulatory requirements associated with bringing a new pharmaceutical through clinical trials to market.  He is a uniquely inter-disciplined individual, melding comprehensive pharmaceutical industrial Research and Development, business development, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, and consultancy experiences with formal FDA-tenured regulatory credentials. 

He is an industry practitioner and recognized professional with demonstrable successes in the guidance and preparation for final review of regulatory filings and the rendering of strategic advisories, bearing upon domestic and international regulatory and business affairs in the pharmaceutical industry.




Expert Witness Code : 1720

Summary:

This Ph.D has over 30 years experience in diverse wireless communications industries as an engineer, general manager, deal-maker and consultant.   He has innovations in communication system design and financial engineering, an unusual and valuable combination of talents.  He has expertise in satellite communications systems, terrestrial digital radio and packet switching networks, and developing semiconductors for wireless communications. His work in Financial Engineering has covered proposing and implementing a proprietary financial model for valuing Intellectual Property (IP).  The model applies "real options" contingent cash flow analysis to compute how the IP contract terms drive future product design decisions that affect IP reuse.  He also developed use of real options for technology licensing has now become widespread in the semiconductor 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 : 8790

Summary:

This expert witness is a Certified Management Consultant with over twenty-seven years experience in all aspects of management consulting and professional information technology and data processing.  He has been an independent consultant since 1979.  His experience includes significant management, budgetary, and technical experience in operations, systems programming, large-scale application design and development. Specific assignments/specialties include: Information Technology Management; Data Center Management; Software Development Management; Project Management and Project Management Office; and Audit and Assessment.  Other specialties include Computer-Aided Software Engineering ( CASE ); vendor/product selection; strategic automation planning; litigation consulting; World Wide Web site development and management.  In addition, he has general business management consulting experience and expertise.




Expert Witness Code : 9056

Summary:

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




Expert Witness Code : 7030

Summary:

This expert witness has an established record for delivering thorough and reliable analyses of advanced digital and optical communications technologies within aggressive schedules. Drawing upon more than 20 years of industry experience in the development of digital and optical voice and data communications products and roles on national and international standards committees, he now applies his skills to intellectual property matters. His consulting roles have included patent analysis (including portfolios of more than 250 patents), prior art studies, claim construction and Markman briefings, development of court tutorials, and evaluating the market potential of new technologies.  He is well-versed in optical technologies, including optical amplifiers, MEMS, optical switching, laser, etc.  His expertise also includes optical networking and data protocols.




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 : 2112

Summary:

This expert witness is an eExecutive with strong technical background and nearly twenty-five years of diverse engineering management, marketing, sales, and product development experience with multi-channel television and broadband data communication and cellular telephone businesses.




Expert Witness Code : 3258

Summary:

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

 

 




Expert Witness Code : 9796

Summary:

This expert witness has in depth experience in the printing technologies industry particularly the areas of imaging, printing, computing, software/hardware.  He is also proficient in licensing/technology, patent portfolio evaluation, patent and trademark searches, patent cluster and nesting analysis, domestic and foreign patent prosecution and defensive disclosures, joint venture analysis, investigative research and analysis of the hi-tech industry players, product evaluation and development, competitive tracking and benchmarking, trend analysis, market share assessments and short/long-range forecasting, tradeshow research, pricing/margin/cost analysis, liaison with legal and IP research agencies, relationship consulting, proficiency in communication and presentation skills.




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 : 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 : 7239

Summary:

 This Ph.D has served as a Senior Optical Technology Manager and Optical System Engineer for companies such as 3M and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.  He has extensive experience in lens design and optical systems that employ advanced technology to achieve state-of-the-art performance, and has a broad background in optical principles and their practical application to real products and systems.  He has led multi-disciplinary technical organizations, managed intellectual property portfolios, and connected strategic business directions to specific programs to develop products.  He has been engaged by companies for his leadership abilities to work with small project teams and large technical organizations, integrating one-on-one coaching with small group teaching opportunities assisting individuals and team members with meeting project challenges.




Expert Witness Code : 6071

Summary:

This expert witness has over thirty years of industry experience in the design and engineering of consumer electronic systems.  Since 1976, he has been focused on the design and product development of video game technology for consumer and arcade applications.  He has been an independent consultant since 1985 with a focus on hardware and software product development for video game, video disk and related technologies.  He holds several patents in video game technology.

 




Expert Witness Code : 7883

Summary:

In 1986 after completing his Doctorate at Oxford, this Ph.D joined the faculty of the Electrical Engineering Department at a major University, where he began teaching and conducting research in the areas of Systems, Control and Communications. Since that time he has directed 17 Ph.D. dissertations and 36 M.S. Thesis projects and has taught graduate and undergraduate Electrical Engineering core courses in Circuits, Signals and Systems, Controls and Communications.  He has published more than 140 technical articles and refereed conference papers and received several best paper awards in his research areas of communications networks, telecommunications and control systems.