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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Operations research needs physicists

Stephen Coulson
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Operations researcher Stephen Coulson explains how a physicist's skills are valued in a varied and interdisciplinary field that has expanded far beyond its defence origins

last edited: February 04, 2015

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