Thermal Sciences Expertise for Disputes

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Understand your most formidable thermal-science challenges

Exponent helps you understand complex issues related to disputes by providing objective, evidence-based scientific insights. Our experts regularly consult on issues related to industrial fires and explosions, oil and chemical spills, and equipment failures — and we tell our clients what they need to know, not what they want to hear.

When it comes to high-stakes disputes, how does Exponent provide independent, objective analysis?

For more than 50 years, Exponent has leveraged our technical expertise and experience to assist our clients in understanding the complex issues behind their disputes. We provide investigations, data, evidence, modeling, accident reconstruction, and testing using our in-house thermal sciences labs, tools, and facilities. By providing facts and evidence — rather than conjecture and speculation — we help our clients make better decisions.

Capabilities and Services

Our Capabilities Are Unparalleled

With expertise in over 90 disciplines and hundreds of capabilities, tools, and methodologies — we get to the root of even the most complex challenges and give you the objective answers you need.


Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.