The principal investigator and author of this report is an Expert in
Execution Technology and a specialist in the design and fabrication of
execution hardware of all types. He has worked on, and designed hardware
in the United States used in the execution of condemned persons by means
of hydrogen cyanide gas. He has written execution protocol which has been
approved by the U.S. Courts for execution purposes. He is an approved expert
in Execution Technology for the Federal Court System of the United States
and has also testified as an expert on Gas Execution Technology and the
facilities at Auschwitz and Birkenau, the very same facilities discussed
in this evaluation.
2.001 This investigator has personally inspected the facilities at
Auschwitz and Birkenau and is a specialist on the facilities there. Furthermore,
this investigator conducted the only scientific study of these facilities
and authored the only scientific report ever produced on these installations.