Contact Dr John Salt

Areas of expertise

  • Communications Systems
  • Computing, Simulation & Modelling
  • Defence Info Systems
  • Defence Sensors
  • Gun Technologies
  • Operational Analysis and Simulation


John obtained a combined honours BA in French and Russian from Exeter University in 1982. He then undertook a MSc in Computing Science at Newcastle University in 1988 before completing his PhD in Computer Science at Brunel University in 1999.

John is a Fellow of the Operational Research Society and member of a number of other associations and institutes:

  • Association for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour
  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Member of the US Marine Corps Association
  • Member of the Royal United Services Institute.

Current activities

John has spent over 25 years as a simulation modelling practitioner in industry. He is currently involved in:
* A modelling project for Airbus in support of the Agile Wing programme
* Module lead for Logistics Modelling in the AMOR course


  • Hunting Engineering Ltd
  • Eurotunnel
  • The European Space Agency
  • Shell International
  • Saudi Aramco
  • The Norwegian Defence Research Establishment
  • The Amphibious Warfare Development Centre
  • DERA
  • General Dynamics UK
  • Niteworks
  • DSTL


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