Doctor Mehmet Erbil

Dr Mehmet Erbil

Principal UAV Engineer Soton UAV THU

Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Dr Mehmet Ali Erbil has been designing and operating drones since 2005 and has competed in various international competitions with great success.

His current role at the University consists of delivering projects funded by UKRI, EPSRC, and DfT all under the SotonUAV research facility. The facility also covers teaching, IP and GDP supervision.

His main interest and expertise are in drone avionics design, layout, fitment, and development.