Uri Ben Simon

Engineering Division, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), Israel

Received his B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering in 2001 from the Technion – Israel institute of Technology, and his M.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tel-Aviv University.
Thesis subject “Strain Field in a Fiber Optic Embedded in Composite Materials – Micromechanical Analysis and Experiments“, supervised by Prof. Jacob Aboudi.

He joined Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) in 2001 as a stress engineer and works in the Advanced Structural Technologies department of IAI’s Engineering Division.
His main activities include design and substantiation of composite materials airborne structures. In recent years he is involved in the development of Structure Health Monitoring systems for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).