The University of Glasgow (GU) is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world.
Today, the GU is one of the top 100 universities in the world with an international reputation for its research and teaching and an important role in the cultural and commercial life of the country. GU is one of the UK's largest universities with almost 16,000 undergraduate, 4000 postgraduate students and with over 5000 staff.
Aerospace engineering is part of engineering faculty. The Department has a long tradition of cross-departmental research collaboration and interdisciplinary research. Academic staffs are involved in a wide range of world-leading research activities and the departments offer an excellent research environment and research facilities. Proposal related research areas are aircraft aerodynamics design and flight performance, preliminary aircraft design, airworthiness requirements, safety, market requirements and statistics. The design and structures group is specialised in aircraft system design including mission optimization and certification aspects.
Department of Aerospace Engineering; Design and Structures Group University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK, www.aero.gla.ac.uk