Hamid Isakhani


Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I strongly welcome self-funded PhD students interested in research on Aerial Robots (UAVs, MAVs, Ornithopters).


Research activity per year

Personal profile

Research interests

Application of bioinspired solutions to design and manufacture adaptive multi-mode mobile ground/aerial robots. With a particular focus on fluid mechanics, CFD, and aerodynamics.


Hamid received his PhD in Computer Science and MRes in Aerospace from University of Lincoln and Cranfield University in 2017 and 2020, respectively. He was an intern engineer at ISRO and HAL from 2012-14. He was a Marie Curie ESR Fellow at Tsinghua University and HUST from 2018-20. He joined the University of Salford as a Research Fellow in Robotics from 2021-23. He is currently, a Royal Academy of Engineering ICR Fellow in Aerial Robotics at the University of Birmingham.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Development of a bioinspired gliding wing prototype for micro aerial robots, University of Lincoln

30 Oct 201730 Oct 2020

Award Date: 21 Jun 2021

Master of Research, Development of a biomimetic vision-based collision avoidance system for MAVs, Cranfield University

28 Mar 201615 Apr 2017

Award Date: 5 Jun 2017

Bachelor of Engineering, Design, analysis, and fabrication of Biozopter: an IR thermographer UAV, Visvesvaraya Technological University

5 Sept 20112 Jun 2015

Award Date: 4 Sept 2015


Dive into the research topics where Hamid Isakhani is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles