Dr. Simon Hancock – Research and Development Manager

Simon has over 25 years’ experience in aerospace and engineering research and is the Research & Development Manager at Stirling Dynamics. Following a degree in Computer Systems Engineering and PhD in Control System Design from the University of Wales, he joined the UK Defence Research Agency, working in the areas of flight mechanics, flight control systems and flight simulator design. Since 2002 Simon has been working in Stirling on topics including modelling, simulation, aircraft loads, aeroelastics and active controls and, since 2011, has responsibility for research activities across the company covering many internal and collaborative research programmers with other UK and overseas companies and universities.