Martin Čermák is head of the CAE & Automation Department at Evektor. With a background as an R&D engineer, he has got valuable experience working on various projects. His expertise includes static analyses for the L-410NG aircraft, as well as performing static, fatigue and dynamic crash analyses for the EV-55 Outback aircraft. Additionally, he gained experience in field of static and dynamic crash analyses of the A320 family aircraft interiors. He has successfully coordinated and participated in the European research project Clean Sky 2, especially focusing on the development methodology for crashworthy passenger seats. He is focused on fatigue analyses in Avatar project with respect to small aircraft service life.