Dr Jonathan M Smith PhD BSc DIC ARCS PSE


Jonathan is a simulation engineer and mathematical modeller with over 30 years of experience, specializing in the finite element method, structural dynamics, model verification and validation, and simulation quality management. His practical experience has been gained mainly in the Consulting, Nuclear and Renewable Energy sectors.


Jonathan is the editor of NAFEMS ESQMS, an ISO 9001 quality standard for Engineering Simulation, and author of its companion book: ‘Engineering Simulation Quality Management Guidelines’. He is a member of NAFEMS Simulation Governance and Management Working Group and is a certified Professional Simulation Engineer (PSE).
Jonathan graduated from Imperial College London, where he gained a BSc in Mathematics with Mathematical Computation and a PhD in Aeronautics for research on numerical error estimation in structural dynamics analysis.