Kineticorp’s Nathan McKelvey discusses motorcycle headlamp research and how this research pertains to accident cases.
3D vehicle scans have become a vital component in accurate and credible accident reconstruction. Sean McDonough shares a bit about our procedure in acquiring vehicle exemplar scans. For any further information on our scanning capabilities or our procedures, please contact Sean McDonough.
In this Kineticorp research video, Neal Carter, Martin Randolph and Nathan Rose calculate the Center of Gravity Height Analysis of a large SUV. This analysis will aid in the reconstruction of roll over cases and other applicable instances. “When we are analyzing a roll over case, for instance, that is… read more →
by Nathan Rose, Director and Principal at Kineticorp Seven Principles An animation can provide tremendous value to a jury by making an expert’s opinions more understandable. In this article, I will give you 7 principles for producing credible and admissible animations for use in depositions, mediations, settlement conferences, and… read more →
Last week, Nathan Rose sat down with Will Bortles of Kineticorp to discuss the research he just published at the 2017 Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress. Here is a transcript of their discussion and what this research means to accident reconstruction. This research relates to methods for acquiring data from… read more →
While “the ability to explain technical information in a non technical way” is considered the most important trait of an expert witness, you shouldn’t be afraid to explain your credentials to a jury. In Ep3 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science Round Table, Accident Reconstructionist, Nathan Rose, discusses the the importance of… read more →
Communicating with a jury is a unique experience, but one that need not trip up your expert. In Ep2 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science Round Table, Accident Reconstructionist, Nathan Rose, offers 5 tips for being an effective expert witness. Click below to listen.
Data Acquisition using Smart Phone Applications Abstract: This paper examines a method for generating a scaled three-dimensional computer model of an accident scene from video footage. This method, which combines the previously published methods of video tracking and camera projection, includes automated mapping of physical evidence through rectification of each frame.… read more →
How Accurate are Witness Distance Estimates Given in Car Lengths? Article Introduction – Accident reconstructionists generally agree that eye witness estimates of distance are often inaccurate. Robins , for instance, observes that “in spite of the many converging cues available to humans to judge the separation distances and speeds of… read more →
Virtual reality is no longer associated with just gaming and entertainment. Industries such as journalism, medicine and education are exploring ways this new technology can be utilized. Kineticorp is currently developing virtual reality as an effective communication tool which can be used in the courtroom. In Ep1 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science… read more →