Exponent’s consulting engineers in the Technologies division perform a variety of technical studies, failure analysis, root cause analysis and evaluations, which comprise a broad spectrum of technologies due to the multi-disciplinary expertise of the firm. Areas of specialization include energy storage, medical devices, electrical devices and home appliances, consumer goods and electronics. The supported technologies are implemented across various scales ranging from very small parts such as semiconductors or medical implants, to smart products at home or transportation and finally to complex energy systems and power plants. Exponent provides clients with a deep understanding on realized and possible alternatives in the selection of technologies and innovative product design. Our services assist customers starting in the development and application phase and include the evaluation of prototypes and the selection and testing of suitable materials, evaluation of functionality, reliability, and safety to technical support in certification matters.