Moishe Garfinkle, PhD
Materials Science and Engineering
Forensic Component Failure Analyst
 
P.O. Box 15855
Philadelphia, PA 19103
 
(215) 235-5042


EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; 1958-1962
 
Bachelor of Science in Metallurgy
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; 1953-1958

CONSULTANT

Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys, Fort Washington, PA
Forensic Component Failure Investigator; 1981-

EMPLOYMENT

Moishe Garfinkle & Associates, Inc.
Component Failure Analyst, 1981-
 
Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA
Research Associate, School of Textiles and Materials Technology, 1998-2001
 
ParaMedical Technologies, Philadelphia, PA
President; 1995-
 
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Adjunct Professor, Department of Materials Engineering; 1981-1994
 
Helicorporation, Philadelphia, PA
President; 1973-1981
 
NASA Glenn-Lewis Research Center, Cleveland, OH
Aerospace Research Scientist; 1962-1973

PUBLICATIONS

M. Garfinkle; A Thermodynamic-Probabilistic Analysis of Diverse Homogenous Stoichiometric Chemical Reactions;
Journal of Physical Chemistry; 106A (2002) 490
 
M. Garfinkle; The thermodynamic Natural Path in Chemical Reaction Kinetics;
Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society; 4 (2000) 145
 
M. Garfinkle; Number Crunch Monster;
Telephony; 6 April 1998, p 39
 
M. Garfinkle; Smart Rotor-Blade Composite 'Smart" Spar;
Materials & Design, 15 (1994) 27
 
E.S. Greenhalgh, C.M. Pastore, M. Garfinkle; Aeroelastic Airfoil Smart Spar;
Composite Manufacturing, 4 (1993)195
 
E.S. Greenhalgh, C.M. Pastore, M. Garfinkle; A Continuous-Fiber Composite Wing Box-Beam Exhibiting Twist-Bend Coupling;
Composite Engineering,3 (1993) 691
 
M. Garfinkle; Mass Action and the Natural Path;
J. Non-Equilib. Thermodynamics; 17 (1992) 281
 
M. Garfinkle; Ion Implantation as a Definitive Means of Investigating any Possibility of Intracrystalline Nuclear Fusion;
Nuclear Technology; 22 (1992) 160
 
M. Garfinkle; The Natural Path in Chemical Thermodynamics;
Journal of Physical Chemistry; 93 (1989) 2158
 
M. Garfinkle; Extraction of Standard Helmholtz Functions from Affinity Rate Data; :
Faraday Trans. 1; 81 (1985) 717
 
M. Garfinkle; Temperature dependency of the Affinity Decay Rate;
Journal of Chemical Physics, 80 (1984) 3640
 
M. Garfinkle; Reaction Velocities and the Affinity Decay rate;
Journal of Chemical Physics, 79 (1983) 2779
 
M. Garfinkle; Affinity Decay Rates for the recombination of Several Monatomic Halogens;
Materials Chem. Phys.; 8 (1983) 251
 
M. Garfinkle; Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics for Closed-System Reactions;
Materials Chem. Phys.; 7 (1982) 359
 
M. Garfinkle; Exploratory Study of Elevated-Temperature Tensile Properties of Alloys Based on the Intermetallic Compound TiNi;
Metallurgical Transactions; 5 (1974) 2383
 
M. Garfinkle; An Electrochemical Model for Hot-Salt Stress-Corrosion of Titanium Alloys;
Metallurgical Transactions; 4 (1973) 1677
 
M. Garfinkle; Effect of Rhenium Alloying on Lattice Dilation of Group VI-A Metals;
Metallurgical Transactions; 1 (1970) 1062
 
M. Garfinkle, W. R. Witzke, W. D. Klopp; Superplasticity in Tungsten-Rhenium Alloys;
Transactions AIME; 245 (1969) 303
 
M. Garfinkle, R. G. Garlick; A Steriographic Representation of Knoop Hardness Anisotropy;
Transactions AIME; 242 (1968) 809
 
M. Garfinkle; Proportional Limit Stress for Tungsten Single Crystals;
Transactions AIME; 236 (1966) 1373
 
M. Garfinkle; Room Temperature Tensile Behavior of [100] Oriented Tungsten Single Crystals with Rhenium in Dilute Solid Solution; Proceedings of Conference, AIME; French Lick, IN; (1966) 215
 
M. Garfinkle, H. M. Davis; Reaction of Liquid Titanium with Some Refractory Compounds;
Transactions ASM; 58 (1965) 520
 
M. Garfinkle; Effect of Additives on Thermal Stability of Tungsten-Uranium-Dioxide Composites;
NASA TM X-1118 (1965) Restricted

UNITED STATES PATENTS

M. Garfinkle; Self-Latching Scissor Mechanism; 6 315 095; 2001
 
M. Garfinkle; Drive Assistance Device for Ordinary Wheelchairs; 5 988 661; 1999
 
M. Garfinkle; Portable Weighing Device for the Mobility Disabled; 5 994 649; 1999
 
M. Garfinkle; Drive Assistance Device for Ordinary Wheelchairs; 5 988 661; 1999
 
M. Garfinkle; Scanning Astronomical Imaging Interferometer; 5 592 293; 1997
 
M. Garfinkle; Mobility-Disabled Portable Weighing Device; 5 414 225; 1995
 
M. Garfinkle; Beam-Dispersing Device; 5 404 243; 1995
 
M. Garfinkle; Aerodynamically-Stable Airfoil Spar; 5 269 657; 1993
 
M. Garfinkle; Bicameral Pictographic-Language Keyboard; 5 213 422; 1993
 
M. Garfinkle; Undercarriage for Vertical-Lift Aircraft; 4 852 829; 1989
 
M. Garfinkle; Method of Rotary Refining and Casting; 4 427 052; 1984
 
M. Garfinkle; Wind Turbine for Marine Propulsion; 4 274 011; 1981
 
M. Garfinkle; Rotary Combustion Engine; 3 922 121; 1975
 
M. Garfinkle; Directional Control System for Helicopters; 3 921 939; 1975
 
M. Garfinkle; Coaxial Helicopter Rotor System and Transmission; 3 669 564; 1972
 
M. Garfinkle; Constant Velocity Universal Joint; 3 461 688; 1969
 
M. Garfinkle; Pneumatic Anti-Skid Vehicle Tires; 3 340 921; 1967
 
M. Garfinkle; Method and Apparatus for Oxygen Steelmaking; 3 212 886; 1965

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