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 Expert  724276

Expert in Telecommunication Industry; Patents; Communications Systems: Wireless, Data and TV


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Florida (FL)
USA
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert is a 53-year veteran of the electronics and telecommunications industry.

Most recently, Expert of Expert's Firm provides operations management and technical services to the telecommunications industry. He specializes in wireless data and television communications systems. Services he provides to clients include operations management, market research, contract negotiations, strategic planning, auditing and cost controls, regulatory matters, engineering, computer programming, expert witness, patent litigation and manufacturing.

Expert has held senior executive positions in the subscription television, broadcast, wireless cable industries and technical positions in defense industries. This experience includes:

Four years with Viewsonics Inc. as Director of Engineering, with responsibility for the R&D engineering lab, QC and production engineering serving the CATV electronics hardware industry.

Nine years with Microband Corporation of America as Sr.VP, directing corporate technical and market research operations and responsible for launching multiple MDS, ITFS and MMDS 2-3 GHz markets.

Four years with ChartWell Communications Inc. as VP/Chief Technical Officer. Accomplishments included the launching of multiple markets while producing over $2 million/year in net savings and improving operations productivity by 25%. This business grew to over 400,000 subscribers in the Los Angeles market during his tenure.

Ten years with Blonder-Tongue Laboratories as Director of Engineering with responsibility for corporate new product planning, administration and technical direction of R&D and manufacturing engineering.

Expert holds both B.S.E.E. and M.S.E.E. degrees from NJ Institute of Technology and is an inventor holding ten patents in the video and communications areas.

He has lent expert witness/consultant services in over 52 cases, including: patent litigation, theft of service, personal injury, product liability, civil jury trials, arbitration hearings, etc. Major corporate clients include: Nokia, Scientific Atlanta, Motorola, General Instrument, Philips, Andrew, DirecTV, NEC, Daewoo, etc.

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patent

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patent claim chart

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patent infringement

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patent specification

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broadband antenna

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broadband radio service

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broadcast station

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cable television system

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high-frequency communication

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microwave electronic equipment

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microwave radiation

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microwave reflector antenna

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microwave transmission

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radio communication

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radio-frequency electronic equipment

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radio communication circuit

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broadband

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broadband amplifier

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telecommunications industry

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wireless

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broadband communication

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claim (patent)

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coverage analysis

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data communication patent

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device inventing

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device patent

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device patenting

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digital communication

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direct infringement

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Doctrine of Equivalents

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patent claim construction

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radio antenna

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radio-frequency filter

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radio-frequency measurement

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television station


Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Miami, Florida;  Hialeah, Florida;  Fort Lauderdale, Florida;  Hollywood, Florida;  Pembroke Pines, Florida;  Cape Coral, Florida;  Port Saint Lucie, Florida;  Miami Beach, Florida;  West Palm Beach, Florida;  and Pompano Beach, Florida.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1964   MSEE   Electrical Engineering   Newark College of Engineering (NJIT)  
1960   BSEE   Electrical Engineering   Newark College of Engineering (NJIT)  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1980 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Corporate

 

Owner, Consultant/Expert Witness

 

He is responsible for business and technical management and provides consultant/expert witness services to corporate clients.

1999 to 2003

 

Viewsonics, Inc.

 

Engineering

 

Director of Engineering

 

He reported to the CEO of this electronics manufacturing company with responsibility for the R&D engineering lab, QC and production engineering.

1983 to 1990

 

Microbrand Corporation of America

 

Corporate Engineering and Operations

 

Senior VP

 

He reported to the CEO of this multi-market Microwave common carrier; directed the corporate market research and engineering departments; and was responsible for the market launch of the NYC, Detroit and Washington D.C.

1979 to 1983

 

Chartwell Communications Inc.

 

Corporate Operations

 

Vice President and Chief Technical Officer

 

He reported to the CEO in a highly competitive national, multi-market, PAY-TV broadcast operation and had complete responsibility for corporate technical and operational matters regarding Subscription TV, Satellite TV and CATV/MATV. He directed internal technical operating departments and subcontracting companies with combined personnel count of about 300 people.

1970 to 1979

 

Blonder-Tongue Laboratories

 

Corporate Engineering

 

Director of Engineering

 

He reported to the president of this high-tech manufacturer with complete responsibility for corporate new product planning, administration and technical direction of R&D laboratory and manufacturing engineering.

1965 to 1970

 

Squires-Sanders, Inc.

 

Engineering

 

Engineering Manager

 

He was responsible for new product development and marketing in the digital data, video and communications fields.

1964 to 1965

 

Vitro Labs

 

Engineering

 

Project Manager

 

He developed a servo system controlled framing rate camera for exploding wire plasma studies and designed high-speed digital timing circuits for missile count down systems.

1959 to 1964

 

ITT LABS

 

Nutley, NJ

 

Engineer

 

Expert served as a design engineer in the Communications and Air Navigation's Labs with project responsibility for development of a 70 MHz quad diversity pre-detection phase combiner. (GRC66 Tropo sys), 465-L Digital Communications network power distribution system and status logic display project and design of Tacan antenna rotation rate monitor.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

IEEE (Life member) SBCE SCTE (past member of 5 working groups establishing industry standard test procedures and specifications).

Licenses/Certifications

FCC First Class Commercial P1-2-37522; FCC Amateur Advanced Class WA2DCO


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

He has 10 patents, approximately 25 patent disclosures, and 13 publications.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Viewsonics  
 - Microband Wireless Cable  
 - National Subscription Television  
 - New Jersey Institute of Technology  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1965 to 1970   USCG, NSA, CIA   Product development   While employed at Squires-Sanders, he developed specialized communications and security equipment for military applications.
1959 to 1964   US Army, US Navy   Product development   While employed at ITT Labs, he developed hardware for the GRC66 Troposcatter sys, the 465-L Digital Communications system and the Tacan air navigation system.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • He was a consultant on a 915 MHz telemetry system hardware and link analysis.
  • Expert has conducted antenna test range radiation analyses and opinion reports to city zoning boards proving that ANSI radiation standards are met by a large margin.
  • He has been a technical operations consultant for Orbcomm LEO satellite data messaging system, including coverage analysis models and Earth station locations.
  • Expert developed a line of TV signal processing hardware and systems associated with CATV/STV and invented the BT addressable TV scrambling system approved by the FCC.
  • He developed and patented a digital video stabilizer for processing VCR signals.
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:
He has been an Expert Witness in over 35 cases with trial testimony in nine cases and depositions taken in ten cases.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Expert in manufacturing and QC for consulting on notebook computer power supply.
  • Electrical switch expert needed for consulting regarding expert witness for patent litigation.
  • Cable technology expert in Los Angeles for consulting on bulk satellite TV service and bulk internet.
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
2000 to 2003   China, Shanghai   He provided technical oversight for electronics manufacturing plant in the areas of production, test and quality control.

Market Research:
ABCD...Vision: Developed market research computer programs. Cadmus Group: Expert review of EPA energy saving study by use of standby switching power supplies. Chartwell: Developed marketing plan for Kansas PAY-TV market. Intercept Corp: Developed product marketing strategy and design. Chartwell: Developed market forecast computer models to predict subscriber base potential.

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:
Training/Seminars

Adjunct instructor for A+ Microcomputer Certification Training Program; PC trouble-shooting (hardware and software), operating systems, DOS, Win3.x, Win9x, NT), LANs, Data Communications, uP architecture and assembler, number systems, codes. Also taught MS Office Professional applications (Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, etc.).

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Sourced and trained many vendors over the past 47 years in the electronics industry.

Other Skills and Services

Expert is highly experienced in selecting materials and machine shop operations.


 

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