With our profiles, we want to showcase our talented students and staff members. We aim to highlight individuals' research achievements and to give you the chance to find out more about some of the brilliant people at the Department of Aeronautics.
Dr Monika Szumilo - Teaching Fellow
With a background in Physics and a passion for teaching, Dr Szumilo is developing a new course in Machine Learning for Applications in Aeronautics
Dr Qianqian Li - Senior Lecturer
We talk about Dr Li about her background, research and how the Department supported her during her maternity leave.
Dr Zahra Sharif Khodaei - Tutor for Women
The Tutor for Women role offers female Aeronautics students the chance to discuss personal and professional issues with a female member of staff
Kirushika Ganthaswamy - alumni profile
We interview Kirushika, a former Aero MSc student who is now a systems engineer at Airbus Defence and Space
Michela Gramola - Amelia Earhart Fellow
Now a post-doc Dr Michela Gramola, successful applied to be an Amelia Earhart Fellow while a PhD student.
Nnaemeka Anyamele - UROP Student
As part of the UROP scheme, Nnaemeka assisted on COVID-19 research looking into the transmission risk of viruses during outdoor exercise.
PhD Student profiles
Learn about our talented PhD students, their varied, fascinating projects and what being a researcher at the Department of Aeronautics is like with our PhD student profiles.
Danielle talks to us about her research designing Rigid-Deployable Aeroshells for Atmospheric Entry.
Feifei discusses her research in damage detection and sensitivity analysis of composite structures
James’ research focuses on integrating data-driven turbulence modelling into fluid-structure topology optimisation.
Kyriakos’ research looks at the Sensitivity Analysis and Uncertainty Quantification of Chaotic Systems
Lloyd’s research sees him modelling the collective behaviour of swimming microorganisms in fluid