David is an experimental fluid dynamicist with particular expertise in wind tunnel and field aerodynamic and aero-acoustic testing. His primary research themes are wind engineering and industrial aerodynamics, including building, wind energy, vehicle and sports aerodynamics. He also has an interest in design and the societal and regulatory context of engineering. He has provided aerodynamic research services to a broad range of industry partners, including: automotive, defence, building and construction, unmanned aerial vehicles, wind energy, and sports performance. In addition, he holds the role of Director of Technical Services in the Faculty of Engineering at Monash University.