Root Cause Failure Analysis Experts

Root Cause Analysis Experts

Our experts work in a wide variety of technical areas, and therefore support multiple industries and types of services that RJLG provides. With expertise ranging from materials characterization to industrial hygiene and environmental services, from chemistry to technology development. 

For ease of navigation, our experts are listed in their most active areas of service to RJLG clientele, but a more detailed description of each staff member’s experience and expertise can be found on their bio page. Root cause failure analysis experts are below, or click on the menu to the left to go straight to an area of expertise. To learn more about each expert, click their name in their profile card below.

Vincent B. Conrad, Ph.D.

Consulting Scientist
  • Particulate Characterization
  • Air Quality
  • Scaling
  • Lubricants
  • Oil Analysis / Predictive Maintenance
  • Water Treatment
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Generation

    James Pellegrino

    Senior Scientist
    • Heavy Industrial Forensics / Root Cause Analysis
    • Iron/Steel Making, Rolling Mills, Mining, Marine & Construction Equipment
    • Physical Metallurgy / Microstructure
    • Mechanical Metallurgy / Flow, Fracture, Fatigue and Environmental
    • Corrosion

      Matthew J. Perricone, Ph.D.

      Principal Investigator & Technical Consulting Group Manager
      • Root Cause Failure Analysis
      • Corrosion Investigations
      • Metallurgy & Materials Science
      • Accelerated Life Testing
      • Concrete Failure Analysis
      • Forensic Materials Identification

        Keith E. Wagner

        Senior Materials Scientist
        • Industrial Problems with Forensics
        • Materials Failures and Fractography
        • Corrosion Studies
        • Electronic Materials and Devices
        • Glass and Polymer Materials Analysis
        • Construction Materials Evaluations