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 Expert  724256

Expert in High Performance Imaging, Emerging & Evolving Technologies for Transit & Transportation Applications

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Virginia (VA)
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has devoted many of his professional endeavors to researching and analyzing the Intelligent Transportation Systems industry. He speaks and writes on topics of video-based automatic vehicle identification, automatic vehicle location, license plate identification/recognition, and video-based violation enforcement. Expert opines on business practices customarily encountered among contractors of high-technology integrated solutions for federal, state, and local governments and, more specifically, about certain details of high-performance technologies and system configurations for transit and transportation security.

Expert possesses a wealth of knowledge in digital image processing, analysis, and feature extraction acquired through his engineering and management positions with Gould/DeAnza, Carl Zeiss, Inc., and the GeoSpectra Corporation. His membership in professional associations complement decades-long dedication to image acquisition, display, compression, communication, mensuration, and data extraction.

A Baccalaureate Degree (Hartwick College), Post-graduate Study (University of Connecticut), and Continuing Education Programs (American Management Associations, Smithsonian Institution, Xerox Learning Systems) constitute Expert's educational history.

Some of Expert's non-proprietary work is published in specialty periodicals, including: • Advanced Imaging • ITS International • Law Enforcement Technology • Parking Today • Thinking Highways • Traffic Technology International

Expert has been recognized by and cited in: • CXO Media Inc.'s CSO • Greater Washington Board of Trade's Network Security Directory • The Miami Herald • The New York Times • The Wall Street Journal • USA Today

From attending conferences, trade exhibits, and symposia—where he has delivered invited presentations—Expert maintains his currency on vendors, emerging and evolving technologies, commercial products, as well as the state and direction of the market. He also participates in industry events sponsored by, for example, the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, the Institute of Transportation Engineers, ITS America, and the Transportation Research Board.


competitive analysis


competitive intelligence


project management

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Baltimore, Maryland;  Frederick, Maryland;  Gaithersburg, Maryland;  Bowie, Maryland;  Richmond, Virginia;  Alexandria, Virginia;  Wilmington, Delaware;  and Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1974   BA   Biology   Hartwick College   Departmental Honors
1975   n/a   Developmental Genetics   University of Connecticut  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1989 to





Principal Systems Consultant


Principal Systems Consultant dedicating comprehensive services to the raster- based electronic imaging and graphics industries. Engineers solutions for system integrators, OEMs, VARs, VEUs and contractors to federal, state and local government agencies. Affords objective market analyses, technology assessments and strategic planning and assistance.

1988 to 1988


GeoSpectra Corporation



Vice President


Championed corporate-wide efforts in remote sensing, multispectral image enhancement and analysis, stereo image mensuration and image perspective transformation. Rendered services to the intelligence community, DoD, the military and related agencies plus value-added vendors. Assumed full management responsibilities for the Washington DC operation.

1983 to 1987


Gould Inc.


Imaging & Graphics


Regional Manager


Directed regional office facility, technical and administrative staff and applications engineers. Recruited and trained personnel. In 1983, joined the Eastern Regional Consultative Engineering team for DeAnza image processing equipment and peripherals. Became well-versed with the military and civilian government agencies as well as the commercial private sector.

1979 to 1982


Carl Zeiss, Inc.



Product Manager


Primarily responsible for fully-automated pattern recognition systems, sales and service organizations, targeted advertising campaigns, instrument demonstrations, installations and applications analyses. Collaborated with international counterparts on market trends, strategies and systems' requirements. Formulated design specifications for evolving-technology products. Hired in 1979 as Product Specialist, manufacturer's technical liaison for image analysis equipment, quantitative microscopic and photometric systems and compound optical microscopes.

1977 to 1978


Reinhardt Instruments, Inc.



Technical Analyst


Marketed optical, electrical and electronic instrumentation manufactured by Carl Zeiss, Inc. and affiliates.

1975 to 1976


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center




Research Technician


Performed clinical and investigative research.

Career Accomplishments:




Professional Appointments

Cygnus Business Media, Contributing Editor;

H3B Media, Contributing Editor


Madison Who's Who Among Executives & Professionals Metropolitan Who's Who Among Executives & Professionals

Cambridge Who's Who

National Register's Who's Who in Executives & Professionals

Online Consultancy Network,

International Executive Guild's Registry

Marquis' Who's Who in America

International Who's Who of Entrepreneurs

International Executive Club's Online Who's Who Database

International Executive Guild's Who's ho

Kensington's Who's Who Directory

Lexington's Who's Who

Nationwide Register's Who's Who in Executives & Business

Who's Who in Executives & Professionals

Who's Who in Science & Engineering

International Who's Who of Information Technology

International Who's Who of Professionals

Strathmore's Who's Who

International Who's Who

Who's Who Among Rising Young Americans

Publications and Patents Summary

Expert has published nearly 150 articles in industry and trade magazines. He has been cited in such noted periodicals as: The Miami Herald, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today,

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Advanced Imaging  
 - Traffic Technology International  
 - Advanced Imaging  

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert researched, prepared, and delivered (in both written and oral formats) an extensive competitive intelligence on the state and direction of "Automatic License Plate Recognition" technologies and solutions.
  • Expert helped optimize the overall quality of images which the client was able to acquire, using specialty, high-resolution analytical video cameras.
  • Expert provided input into the design of evolving features for client's next-generation products.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Expert has provided expert witness services, principally in patent infringement cases by researching and preparing expert witness reports.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
2002 to 2002   France   Expert helped launch a client's new venture in automatic video-based image processing.
1997 to 1998   Malaysia   Expert provided external technical assistance on video-based security solutions for the 1998 Commonwealth Games, held in Kuala Lumpur.
1992 to 1996   England   Expert enjoyed a long-standing relationship by extending key support to a new imaging product's development and introduction.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
Castellano   Through exposure which dates to his secondary school education, Expert maintains a working knowledge of this formal version of the Spanish language.

Hacía que su educación de la escuela secundaria, Sr. Expert mantiene un buen conocimiento de esta versión formal de la lengua española.

Market Research:
As a frequent attendee at trade shows, conferences, and exhibitions, Expert keeps abreast of market dynamics and the evolving state-of-the-technology.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Expert maintains an objective and unbiased view of compute-intensive electronic imaging technologies and vendors. As such, he renders vendor-independent recommendations, ensuring all clients are served capably and continuously without unjustified or unsubstantiated claims of product performance.

Other Skills and Services

Expert contributes to a number of industry periodicals. He also assists clients in the composition of corporate and product literature as well as authoring targeted applications articles.


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