Robert F. Schiffmann

Robert F. Schiffmann

Microwave Oven and Safety Expert Witness
149 West 88 Street
New York , NY 10024-2401
Office: 212-362-7021

Expert Witness: Cases of accidents, fires, murders, product liability, personal injury, medical malpractice, and intellectual property, including patent infringement, all involving microwave heating. Broad expertise regarding microwave ovens, food & non-food products, packaging, industrial processing, medical devices.

Decades of microwave experience, and independent microwave consulting.

Contract R&D consulting laboratory specializing in all areas of microwave heating and safety. New product R&D on microwave ovens, foods, packaging and cookware, as well as non-food products, resulting in a large number of successful consumer products. Microwave product testing of foods, packages, cookware, label instructions and more. Have successfully identified serious flaws in a number of microwavable consumer products. New microwave process development for many industries including food, pharmaceutical, aerospace, chemical, textile, medical and more, many of which are successful commercial systems. Seminars and courses on microwave theory and applications: have taught in the USA, Europe and Australia. Expert witness services in all areas relating to microwave heating including personal injury and intellectual property.

Areas of Expertise
  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Chemicals
  • Class Actions
  • Crime Scene Analysis
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Equipment & Machinery
  • Fire
  • Food
  • Food Processing Engineering
  • Furnaces
  • Intellectual Property
  • Mass Torts
  • Materials
  • Medical Devices
  • Microwave
  • Packaging
  • Patents
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmacology
  • Products Liability


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