People

Academic Staff

Prof. Simon Watkins Aerodynamics, experimental fluid dynamics and turbulence.
Dr Abdulghani Mohamed Turbulence modelling , experimental & numerical aerodynamics, sensing, bioinspiration, MAVs, systems design and integration, flocking / swarming, actuation & control.
Dr Alex Fisher Aerodynamics experimental & analytical, avionics, and autonomous systems, control, signal processing, flocking / swarming, SLAM.
Dr Graham Wild Photonic and sensing systems
Dr Matthew Marino Aerodynamics, modelling and aircraft design, Novel UAS applications, ATM for UAS.
Dr Sridhar Ravi Bio-inspired systems, bio-mechanics

PhD and Masters Students (Current)

Mr Achim Washington Risk and reliability modelling
Mr Ashim Panta Aerodynamics and novel control designs
Mr Johannes Schaufler Multimodal robotic locomotion
Ms Nicola Kloet Acoustics of drones
Mr Sam Prudden Aerodynamic interactions of rotors
Mr Tim Jakobi Bio-inspired flapping flight

PhD and Masters Students (Past)

Mr Cameron Graham System modelling for UAS detect and avoid
Mr Alexander Somerville Design, aviation, and UAS integration
Mr Lance Fang SPAD Sensor Algorithms

Honorary Members

Dr Reece Clothier Senior Research Engineer, Boeing Australia
Dr Mohamed Elbanhawi Senior Research Engineer, Cohda Wireless
Dr Mujahid Abdulrahim Senior Research Engineer, Priora