Working in physics

This section features practising physicists and it looks at how they use their physics on a daily basis, in areas ranging from the science of fine art to nuclear physics.

This section is useful if you are researching careers in which you can use your physics knowledge in a practical way.

Latest article

Joining the nuclear renaissance

Kate Wright
Credit: Cavendish Nuclear

A year after earning her degree in physics, nuclear newbie Kate Wright shares her experiences of starting out in an industry that is enjoying a revival within the UK

Subscribe to Physics World

The membership magazine of the Institute of Physics