PhD Researcher, National Transport Design Centre, Coventry University

Spencer Salter is currently completing a PhD at the Centre for Mobility & Transport, Coventry University, and is employed by Jaguar Land Rover as a technical leader researching motion sickness in autonomous vehicles. Spencer's research covers automotive systems engineering, automotive engineering and acoustic engineering. His current project is on the human response to vibration, motion sickness and autonomous vehicles.

He also undertakes forensic investigations and vehicle event reconstructions in the field using on- and off-vehicle data.


  • –present
    PhD Researcher, FiMechE, CEng, MCSFS, Coventry University


  • 1996 
    University of Central England, BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (1st)

Professional Memberships

  • FIMechE (Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers
  • MCSFS (Member of the Chartered Society of Forensic Scientists)