Expert Witness - Film & Electrolytic Capacitors
Dr. Hudis is a polymeric film and Electrolytic Capacitor expert.
Services offered include forensic studies covering fire origin analysis,
litigation expert witness and product analysis including performance and
construction testing. Technical consulting includes but is not limited
to product and manufacturing design, development, accelerated life
testing, quality control systems and evaluation plus patent reviews.
Dr. Martin Hudis has over 30 years of power component development and
engineering experience. Thirteen of these 33 years have been with
metallized film capacitors, eleven years as the VP of engineering for
Aerovox, Inc. Martin is approaching his 10th year on the CARTS program
committee, is on the US TAG (technical advisor group) committee for the
13 IEC film capacitors standards, has 7 patents and over 30 papers
dealing with film capacitors and dielectric science, has served on IEEE
subcommittees (transformer and switchgear), and has taught power system
engineering courses as a visiting lecturer at both San Diego State
College and University of MA (Dartmouth Campus). Martin has a PhD in
applied plasma physics from MIT and an MBA from the University of Chicago.