Dr. Kevin A. Adkins holds bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees in aerospace engineering, along with advanced coursework in physics and atmospheric science. He is an associate professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and teaches within the College of Aviation. Professor Adkins’ research interests include using UAS and numerical methods to investigate near-surface (ABL) meteorology, UAS flight test, and using UAS to investigate flow within the built environment. Prior to coming to Embry-Riddle, Kevin spent time flying in the Air Force and over a decade in engineering industry serving as both an aircraft design and lead flight test engineer. Dr. Adkins holds numerous professional memberships and is an elected Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.