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.

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Freeze brain

Roger Mitchell
Credit: Cryogenic

The challenge of designing the equipment that makes low-temperature science possible has kept Roger Mitchell fascinated throughout his 30-year career at the UK firm Cryogenic, where he is now technical director

last edited: April 07, 2015



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