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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Finding balance in a new lab

Sarah Bohndiek
Credit: Phil Mynott

Setting up a new laboratory is a formidable challenge for early-career researchers. Sarah Bohndiek shares a few lessons she learned in her first year as a group leader

last edited: December 04, 2014



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