Aircraft Navigation Systems Expert
An aircraft navigation systems expert was needed with extensive hands-on, industry experience in the use of cockpit navigation equipment during the 1990’s. This expert was needed in a patent infringement case involving a leading global manufacturer of aviation cockpit systems.
IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate an aircraft navigation systems expert with significant industry expertise in the use of cockpit navigation systems to assist with claims construction, infringement, and invalidity issues in an intellectual property case involving a leading global manufacturer of aviation cockpit navigation units.
Aviation Navigation Expert
Currently this expert witness works with a company providing consulting services for private industry and the Department of Defense (DOD). This expert has over 30 years of experience with a major aerospace and defense contractor working in the design, simulation, and testing of modern estimation algorithms in navigation and tracking applications. Formerly, this expert served in the quality control autopilot circuit test lab for a leading manufacturer of airline equipment. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering, an M.S. in engineering, and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering. This expert has published over 80 conference and journal manuscripts and has authored two books on aircraft navigation and tracking. IMS Reference #4997313
Navigation & Design Expert
With over 40 years of flight experience, this expert has extensive education and expertise in aviation, including experience in the design and development of advanced cockpit integrated systems. Currently, he works with a private company that provides independent consulting services to the aviation industry. He previously served as adjunct professor for a leading aeronautical university and has extensive test pilot experience in both the military and private sectors. An Associate Fellow of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, he holds a B.A. in mathematics and an M.S. in information and computer science. This expert has investigated over 120 air crashes and has written extensive accident analysis investigative reports including site visits, wreckage inspections, and/or recreation of the crash scenario by chartering and operating a similar aircraft under similar conditions. IMS Reference #507142