Contact Dr Joni Pelham

Areas of expertise

  • Air Transport Safety & Investigation
  • Aircraft Design
  • Airworthiness
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Through-life Engineering Services


An aerospace systems research engineer specializing in unmanned systems. Using and creating custom software solutions to understand the flight data of aircraft, to characterize their operations, and to predict changes to their health.

Current activities

Flight Operations Quality Assurance

Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems flight safety

Integrated Vehicle Health Management for RPAS

Artificial Immune Systems for flight safety

Analysis of VHUMS for improved diagnostics and prognostics

Analysis of maintenance data to understand the No Fault Found phenomenon


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Conference Papers