Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering


Dr Tom Fletcher

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Research Associate in System Optimisation for Model Based Powertrain Calibration

Research Group:

Advanced Propulsion (APG)

Current Research:

Tom is currently working on the Virbius project with Jaguar Land Rover. Tom’s research is focussed on the creation of a multidisciplinary modelling environment capable of co-simulation and XiL simulation for thermal energy management using a variety of tools including MATLAB/Simulink, GT-Suite and dSpace.


  • Received first class masters of engineering (MEng)  degree in Automotive Engineering from Loughborough University, 2011

Previous research:

  • Optimal Energy Management Strategy for a Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PhD thesis)
  • Fuel cell vehicle component sizing optimisation using optimal control.

Other Interests:

  • Race Engineer at MacG Racing
  • Founder of RaceStream

See a full list of publications.