Dana J. Medlin, Ph.D., P.E., FASM
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Expert
Vice President, Metallurgical Engineering
Dr. Medlin has more than 30 years of experience leading multidisciplinary failure analysis and design projects in metallurgical and materials science engineering, corrosion engineering, materials joining and welding, and biomedical engineering for a variety of companies and firms.
He has testified internationally as an expert witness in cases involving medical device, automotive, aerospace, heavy equipment, fire/wildfire investigations, firearms, ammunitions, plumbing, and marine applications. Specific areas of experience include: failure analysis & remedial action, medical device design and validation, bearing and gear investigations, welding metallurgy, corrosion evaluations and testing, mechanical testing, heat treatment issues, plumbing failures, metallurgical related fire investigations, and polymer/plastic failure investigations. He also teaches metallurgical and materials engineering courses for industry and professional societies.
Dr. Medlin is a Fellow of ASM-International, a distinguished honor in the field of metallurgical and materials science engineering. He is also a Technical Advisor Member of the Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE), was previously the Kielhorn Professor of Materials Joining & Welding Engineering at LeTourneau University, and also the NUCOR Professor of Metallurgy at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. He is currently the Vice President of Metallurgical Engineering at Eurofins EAG. Dr. Medlin has published and presented over 135 technical papers, presentations, books, and patents.
Dr. Medlin has extensive experience working as a metallurgical/materials engineering expert witness in complex litigation cases for both plaintiffs and defendants. He is based in our Los Angeles Laboratory location.
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