Jeff Lettman, Senior Research & Design Engineer, has over 10 years of experience in applied research specialising in mechanism design, mechanical optimisation and finite element analysis. He is responsible for devising proof-of-concept projects to validate the feasibility and manufacturability of new products and features, as well as reducing Noble’s intellectual property to practice. During his seven-year tenure in technical operations and applied research at Lockheed Martin, his diverse experience ranged from leading R&D teams to facilitating testing at LM locations across the US as the subject matter expert in thermal and vibration screening. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of Florida and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University (PA, US). He is currently attending University of Central Florida for his PhD in Mechanical Engineering.