Expert Category: ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION - Investigation
Specialties: 46+ years as a metallurgist conducting failure analysis, accident investigations, and metallurgical engineering. Expert testimony and litigation support in 80+ trials, 300+ depositions, and 1,600+ failure investigations. EXPERTISE: Any accidents, investigations, evaluations or reconstruction involving metal; failure analysis; consumer & industrial products; vehicular & heavy equipment; gas, oil & tubular products; corrosion; welding design; metal testing and evaluation; micro/macro photography. Tenured Professor University of Oklahoma 1965-78. Consultant OSHA, U. S. Dept. of Defense, U. S. Coast Guard, and NTSB. Registered Professional Engineer in Texas and Oklahoma.
Degrees/Licenses: PhD, Metallurgy; MS & BS, Metallurgical Engineering.