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Once a physicist

Profiles of physicists who once studied for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in physics, but whose career has now taken them away from a physics-based environment.

However, here they talk about how their physics training has played a vital role in their careers. This section is especially useful if you are not sure about your career options.

Once a physicist: Owen Byrne

Once a physicist: Owen Byrne

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Originally, I wanted to do engineering or architecture or something like that

last edited: March 01, 2018

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