Dr. Rory Davis Joins ATA Engineering as Senior Technical Consultant

Dr. Davis brings more than 30 years of design and analysis experience to ATA Engineering

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 8, 2012 – ATA Engineering, Inc., today announced that Dr. Rory Davis would join the ATA team as a senior technical consultant reporting directly to the Vice President of Design/Analysis. The engagement of Dr. Davis, a respected and highly published industry veteran, is part of ATA’s commitment to the strategic expansion of services to provide customers with the most innovative and comprehensive technical solutions.

Dr. Davis brings more than 30 years of experience that both complements and expands ATA’s services and product offerings. For the last two decades, he has been CEO and Chief Engineer of Convergence Engineering Corp., an expert provider of design, analysis, and testing services specializing in advanced composites structures, aerospace thermo-structural analysis, multidisciplinary optimization, and motorsports components.

“This is a significant opportunity for us to improve and expand our offerings to our clients, and we are delighted that Dr. Davis is joining our team. ATA strives to continually offer second-to-none technical solutions and customer support to our clients, and Rory’s experience, knowledge, and reputation, particularly in the fields of rotordynamics and rocket engine development, will be a great asset to us in achieving this goal,” said Mary Baker, President of ATA.

Dr. Davis’ areas of expertise include development of probabilistic and statistical engineering methods, analysis of complex dynamic systems including rotordynamics and nonlinear multi-energy domain systems, thermo-fluid testing, multidisciplinary system analysis and optimization, and failure forensic engineering and expert witness support for product liability and patent litigation legal cases.