paper-plane envelope home office pencil quill pen image images camera play bullhorn connection mic file-text2 file-picture file-music file-play file-video copy folder folder-open folder-plus folder-minus folder-download folder-upload price-tag price-tags ticket phone envelop pushpin location compass map map2 clock alarm fax mobile bubble bubbles user users user-plus user-minus user-check quotes-left quotes-right search pie-chart stats-dots stats-bars airplane cloud-download cloud-upload earth link flag eye eye-blocked arrow-up-left arrow-up arrow-up-right arrow-right arrow-down-right arrow-down arrow-down-left arrow-left2 share amazon google-plus google-drive facebook instagram twitter rss youtube flickr dropbox linkedin file-pdf file-openoffice file-word file-excel
XClose

UCL Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Sciences

Home
Menu

Professor David Kirkpatrick

  • Emeritus Professor of Defence Analysis
  • UCL Mechanical Engineering

Contact Professor David Kirkpatrick

BSc, MSc (Aerospace Sc.), MSc (Economics), PhD

Emeritus Professor of Defence Engineering

Professor Kirkpatrick had a distinguished career as a senior research scientist in aerodynamics followed by research into operational analysis of air defence systems and procurement analysis of defence systems. On his appointment at UCL in 1995, Professor Kirkpatrick brought a wealth of expertise of defence and acquisition with particular emphasis on cost forecasting and operational analysis. Professor Kirkpatrick has written many published papers and book contributions on various aspects of aeronautical engineering, defence equipment acquisition, defence economics and military history.

Back to top