|Speaker Bio:||Dr Steve Wright is now an Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the University of the West of England (UWE) after 25 years as a software, electronics and systems engineer at Rolls-Royce, ST Microelectronics, and Airbus. During his career, he has contributed to aircraft including the Airbus A320, A330, A340, A380, A400M, A350, and Boeing 747, 757, 767, and 777. His doctorate investigated the application of modern Formal Methods to microprocessor Instruction Set Architectures, and he now lectures and conducts research into Avionics and Aircraft Systems, particularly in the field of UAVs. He has now founded the Unmanned Flight Laboratory (UFL) at the UWE, developing UAV technologies for a variety of industrial customers.|
After a 25-year career in systems for conventional aerospace, Steve Wright is now an Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the University of the West of England (UWE), where his primary focus is on developing novel UAVs (“drones”) for a variety of commercial customers.