Mr. McGoran addresses issues related to structural and mechanical system failures, product design, materials failures, product reliability analysis, quality control, and standards conformance. Mr. McGoran has particular expertise in the areas of design evaluation, safety, and risk assessment of mechanical systems and machine components. He has performed experimental testing of performance and reliability. He has done risk analysis of numerous products and systems. In addition, he has experience with vehicle, automotive, and aircraft accident reconstruction analysis and computer simulations. Mr. McGoran has extensive experience and knowledge of Smart Card technology and is presently managing major projects for the Department of Defense and related clients concerning contact and contactless smartcards, card failure analysis, deployment programs, card related equipment, SIM cards, RFID, electronic passports (epassports), and biometrics.