MECHANICAL ENGINEERING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-363466
This highly qualified accident reconstructionist has extensive professional experience in his field. After finishing his BS in mechanical engineering at Florida State University, this expert went on to become certified as a professional engineer in Florida and Illinois. Additionally, he is an accredited traffic accident reconstructionist. He is a member of multiple professional organizations, including the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association and the American Society ...
Expert Witness: E-260778
This expert in technical documentation and mechanical engineering has over 35 years of professional experience. He completed his AAS in electrical engineering and his BS in mechanical engineering from NEC and Texas Tech University. He is skilled in electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, HVAC power distribution, in addition to HTML SGML and other programs. Formerly, he has served as a technical writer at Allard, the director of content development at Zane Publishing, and a ...
Expert Witness: E-349763
This highly qualified expert has over thirty years of experience in mechanical engineering with a specialization in failure analysis. He earned his BS in mechanical engineering from University of California, Los Angeles and his MS in mechanical engineering from Stanford University. This expert is a licensed professional mechanical engineer in California and Nevada and has four patents. He remains current in his field as a member of the American Society of Mechanical ...
Expert Witness: E-016419
This expert has extensive experience in general contracting, plumbing, electrical/mechanical construction, and demolition. He is currently a Manager & Safety Officer for a consulting and general contracting business. The expert previously served as a Vice President & Safety Officer in the Mechanical Division at PM&M Electric. He maintains an active California Contractor's License and an active Arizona Commercial Electrical Contractor's License.
Expert Witness: E-172750
This expert is a full professor of Mechanical Engineering at a prominent university in the Western US. He received his PhD in Welding and Materials Engineering from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining academia, he worked as a research assistant at Edison Welding Institute and as a materials engineer at Westinghouse-Power Generation. His research interests are in the area of materials joining, materials characterization, and the relationships between ...
Expert Witness: E-160004
This expert has over 20 of wide-ranging engineering experience. He holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Utah State University. He has held roles at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico working on earth penetration weapons research and other advanced weapon concepts as well as a leading a hydrokinetic marine turbine manufacturing company. Currently, he is a principal of a ...
Expert Witness: E-055646
This qualified expert of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Machinery obtained his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Iowa State University and his MA in Management from Regent University. He is a registered Professional Engineer and is certified in SolidWorks, Motion Control and CNC Product Lines, Fire Investigation, Reliability & Maintainability and has 9 Patents. He is currently the President of a Product Manufacturing Firm and the President of an Engineering Consulting.
Expert Witness: E-077522
This Forensic Engineering Expert obtained his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Marquette University and his BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is certified as a Professional Engineer, Fireplace Inspector, Hazwoper, and as a Quality Engineer. He is a member of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and the National Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-024079
This extremely qualified expert has years of experience in the development of design and control strategies for hybrid electric vehicles. He received his BS degree in mechanical engineering from Purdue University and both his MS and PhD degrees in mechanical engineering from Stanford University. He has received several honors for his outstanding work, including the Max Bentele Award for engine technology innovation. He has published 50+ refereed journal articles and ...
Expert Witness: E-070096
This well credentialed expert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University, his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech, and his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University. He has held academic positions at various levels dating back to the 1980s and currently serves as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and the Department Head for a leading public research university in Virginia. His areas of engineering ...
Expert Witness: E-077519
This well-qualified expert earned his MS in Mechanical Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest [Romania], his MBA in International Economic Relations from the Academy of Economic Sciences [Romania], and his PhD in Engineering from North Dakota State University. He is active in his field as a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society for Engineering Education, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-142127
This expert has been in the field of Forensic Engineering for the past 6 years. He earned his BS from California State University of Fresno, and his MS in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University. He is a certified Mechanical Engineer, and currently works as an Engineering Consultant at a Forensic Engineering Firm in California.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident

…  the damage. The Expert The defendant hired an expert mechanical engineer to review the plaintiff expert reports, claim files, photos …  expert was a licensed mechanical engineer, had used his engineering degree in the automotive industry for more than 16 years, and was …

Engineer Investigates Patent Infringement Case Concerning Inflatable Mattresses MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves an intellectual property dispute involving two domestic manufacturers of inflatable mattresses. The plaintiff manufacturer accused the defendant of infringing on patents concerning tension structure design, which maintained the structura …

Child Is Thrown From Chairlift At Ski Resort MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Child Is Thrown From Chairlift At Ski Resort

This case involves a 12-year-old child who was thrown out of a moving chairlift at a ski resort. An employee of the ski resort was on his board in an area that had been cornered off for skiing. While on his board, he slid into the child’s path of travel wh …

Car Slides Off Carrier Trailer Causing Highway Accident MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Car Slides Off Carrier Trailer Causing Highway Accident

This case involves a car carrier trailer that caused a highway accident. The driver of the car carrier trailer had failed to properly secure a compact car, which was located in the outermost position of the trailer. As a result, the compact car slid o …

Negligent Boiler Maintenance Causes Two Deaths In Low-Income Apartment MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves two plaintiffs living in low-income apartment housing that died due to carbon monoxide poisoning. The pipes in the boiler room allegedly began to rust and crack causing a carbon monoxide leak. There were no carbon monoxide detectors pres …

Motor Vehicle Accident Causes Plaintiff Severe Leg Injuries MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Motor Vehicle Accident Causes Plaintiff Severe Leg Injuries

This case involves an individual who suffered severe leg injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident. The plaintiff was in a head-on collision when a truck made a sharp left turn in front of her car. The front end of the vehicle was completely pushed  …

Residential Pipe Burst Causes Severe Property Damage MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Residential Pipe Burst Causes Severe Property Damage

This case involves copper tubing that was used to supply water to a house in Tennessee. The piping began to develop pinholes that caused the pipes to burst in different areas of the house. After the last pipe burst, an on-call plumber was called to condu …