ORC Expert Advisory Services ORC International

  home    |    find an expert    |    request an expert    |    join our network    |    about us     expert login  
Expert Consulting and Expert Witness Services
  
  search tips 
Share this page:  Send to LinkedIn Send to Facebook Tweet This Email Print

 Expert  725115

Expert in Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Instrumentation, Meter Mechanical and Electronic Design, and Prototype


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Florida (FL)
USA
Education Work HistoryPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise: Listed with other top experts in: 
Expert offers expertise related to heat flow and fluid flow instrumentation of many different types and in particular to the design, testing and production support of the basic metering hardware. In-house facilities include a well equipped electronics laboratory and a small machine shop with a 10” lathe, 2 milling machines and many accessories.

Expert has taken many meter hardware projects through the complete development cycle from requirements through prototype delivery. He has been granted more than 50 related US patents, each typically being implemented with multiple hardware examples.

His areas of expertise are: Electrical Engineering, Heat Transfer Instrumentation and Meters, Thermal Energy/BTU Meters, Liquid, Gas, Steam Flow Instrumentation and Meters. Meter Mechanical and Electronic Design, and Fabrication to Proof of Concept and Prototype Stages of Development, and Production, Marketing and Application Support.

While serving the following industries, the expert has developed more than 50 patents relating to flow sensors, liquid-meters, flow probes, sensor probes, flow probe gauges, flow sensor methods, error detection and compensation methods, transfer measurements, detection apparatus', measurements, etc. : HVAC, Manufacturing Processes, Energy Generation and Usage, Agriculture and Food Processing, Water and Waste Water Supply.

Expert is an expert in the instrumentation, and design of those instruments, pertaining to steam, gas and fluid flow measurements.

 • 

design process

 • 

electronic equipment heat transfer

 • 

electronics engineering

 • 

heat transfer material

 • 

heat transfer modeling

 • 

new product development

 • 

design engineering

 • 

heating element design

 • 

engineering design

 • 

fluid mechanics

 • 

electric instrument

 • 

electronic instrumentation

 • 

instrument

 • 

instrument calibration

 • 

steam

 • 

steam quality measurement

 • 

heating

 • 

heat transfer experimentation

 • 

instrument development

 • 

analog instrumentation

 • 

electronics

 • 

instrument design

 • 

electronics testing

 • 

fluid dynamics

 • 

heat transfer

 • 

electronic equipment failure analysis

 • 

product design

 • 

energy-efficient steam metering

 • 

instrumentation (equipment)

 • 

heat transfer instrumentation

 • 

steam pipe

 • 

electronic equipment

 • 

mechanical meter


Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Jacksonville, Florida;  Orlando, Florida;  Gainesville, Florida;  Lakeland, Florida;  Deltona, Florida;  and Daytona Beach, Florida.

Often requested
with this expert:

Flow Metering and Control of Water/ Gases/ Steam/ Slurries/...
Heat Transfer, Burns, Burn Injury, Scald Injury, Fluid...
Flow Measurement, Level Measurement, Process Control,...
Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1958   B.S.   Electrical Engineering   Indiana Institute of Technology  
1955   A.A.S.   Associates   New York City Community College  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

1989 to 2008

 

Micanopy Measurement and Controls, Inc.

 

Principle/Consultant

 

Design, development, fabrication and overall advisory support for heat transfer and fluid flow instrumentation as exemplified by the following granted US patents (additional patents pending). Related experience includes the development of solar energy heating systems which prompted the specialization into thermal energy and flow instrumentation (about 1978). Prior experience was related to:

High Frequency Single-Sideband Receivers and Transmitters, Doppler Radar, Drone Radio Receivers and Transmitters, VLF Receivers, Active/Passive, Sonars and Pingers, Acoustic Distance Measuring Instruments, Precision Power Supplies, High Performance Component Ovens, Inertial Guidance System Components.

1978 to 1989

 

Wilgood, and Wilcon Corps.

 

Engineer/President

 

Development of solar energy heating systems and related liquid and heat flow instrumentation.

1958 to 1978

 

Mitre, GM and GD Corps.

 

Engineer

 

Development of communications systems and aerospace related hardware.


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Expert has taken many meter hardware projects through the complete development cycle from requirements through prototype delivery. He has been granted more than 50 related US patents, each typically being implemented with multiple hardware examples.


Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert has provided engineering design services in HVAC instrumentation, either as an employee or consultant to his principal employer (except for a few intermediate years), from about 1986 to the present.
  • Expert has made improvements to ultrasonic transit-time, magnetic, turbine, mass flow, target and other types of fluid flow sensors, and on heat flow instrumentation to meet the needs of his clients. Some of these improvements have been the subjects for granted patents (50+).
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert for consulting on Flow Meter COnsultation.
  • "Thermosiphon expert" for consulting on Thermosiphon Solar System.
  • Thermal management expert for consulting on cooling a 3-Kilowatt semiconductor waver.
  • Heat transfer expert for consulting on energy efficient cooling and heat transfer issues.
  • Heat transfer modeling expert for consulting on heat transfer modeling of electromechanical medical device.
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:
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Pool and Spa expert for consulting on hot tub heater.
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.

Additional Skills and Services:
Other Skills and Services

Able to design and fabricate hardware solutions in-house to satisfy client requirements.


 

Need the right expert?  We can help!

home       find an expert       request an expert       join our network       about us

Intota is now ORC Expert Advisory Services

FOLLOW ORC ON