Mr John Monk is a principle aeronautical engineer at the CSIR Aeronautic Systems research group.
Research experience and interests:
Monk specialises in Unmanned Aircraft Systems and modelling and simulation, aircraft design, as well as propeller design optimisation.
Aerodynamicist – helicopter and aircraft design – manned and unmanned.
Head of the Low Speed Wind Tunnel group.
CFD group member – developing and modifying CFD codes.
Design engineer in the manufacturing programme.
Research Group Leader of the Aerostructures RG
BSc Aeronautical Engineering
MSc Aeronautical Engineering
Council member of the Aeronautical Society of South Africa
Programme Committee member on the International Council for the Aeronautical Sciences