Dr. Edward W Funk
676 DeTamble Avenue
Highland Park Illinois, 60035
20 years chemical engineering R&D, teachnical consulting and expert witness for attorneys. Expertise in applied chemistry, engineering, polymers, and chemical processes/products
BIO / Resume / CV:
This has 20+ years of diversified industrial experience with corporate research of Exxon, Honeywell International and as a consultant. He has broad experience in chemical engineering, environmental issues, new materials, and novel processes. He also has legal experience in patent infringement, product and process liability, and environmental issues. He is the author of 50+ publications and patents and is a Professor of Chemical Engineering. EDUCATION: Ph.D.,Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1970 B.S., Engineering Science, Yale, 1967 PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Author of 60 technical papers, 6 US patents, and 35 presentations at technical meetings, national laboratories and industrial research centers. How this expert can help attorneys: * Advice on technical issues concerning chemicals and related products and processes * Analysis of the technical literature in comprehensible and relevant language * Assessment of case files for critical strengths/weaknesses * Strategic direction and new options based on technical issues * Coordinate analytical testing of materials * Expertise in the preparation of depositions and testimony He provides expert witness and technical consulting services to attorneys for cases involving process technology for organic chemicals, inorganics and metals, environmental technology, new chemicals, polymers, engineered materials, plant safety, industrial accidents in the chemical industry, and new energy technology. Services include literature reviews and analysis, preparation of technical materials and exhibits for patent prosecution or litigation, laboratory tests and analysis, site visits, and assessment of technical strengths/weaknesses of cases. AREAS OF EXPERTISE Chemical Engineering Process Technology Industrial Chemistry Advanced Materials Polymer Processing Polymeric Films Polymeric and Inorganic Membranes Plastics Resins Solvents Petrochemical technology Energy Technology Environmental Technology Hazardous Waste Mineral Processing Heavy Metals Separation and Purification Catalysts and Adsorbents Chemical Reactors Chemical Safety Chemical Accidents Explosions Computer Software Water treating and wastewater For complete Curriculum Vitae or more information, please call.
Chemical Processes Specialty Chemicals Industrial Chemicals Consumer Chemicals Solvents Fluorocarbons Fine Chemicals Petrochemicals Separation Purification Extraction Distillation Adsorption Molecular Sieves Absorption Crystallization Supercritical Processes Industrial Chromatography Membranes Filtration Ultrafiltration Reverse Osmosis Catalytic Membranes Inorganic Membranes Electrodialysis Dialysis Electrophoresis Acids Bases Oxidation Reduction Processes Reactors Mixing Kinetics Catalysis Heterogeneous Catalysis Catalytic Membranes Catalytic Distillation Novel Processes Refinery Processes Pharmaceutical Processes Ethanol Biomass Alcohol Fuels Thermodynamic Heat Exchangers Polymers Resins Composites Films Plastics Dental Chemistry Medical Devices Gas Processing Cryogenics Shale Coal Tar Sands Chemical Accidents Safety Pollution Patent Intellectual Property Product Liability Chemical Engineering Bioprocesses
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