B.S. and M.S. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, University of Alabama; Ph.D. Metallurgical Engineering, University of Alabama. Registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) in Alabama and Georgia. Industrial Advisory Board, University of Alabama Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics. Member of ASM, ASME, ASNT, ASTM, AWS, IMS, NACE and TMS. Numerous technical presentations and publications. Specializes in failure analysis, material and mechanical testing, mechanics, corrosion, metallurgy, testing and inspections.