Month: September 2020

Guest writer: Autumn in Eureka by Salik Rosing

This post is written by Salik Rosing. Salik has a PhD in Geology with a focus on computer models of ancient ocean circulation from the University of Copenhagen’s Department of Geoscience and Natural Resources Management. He is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the GLOBE Institute, also at the University of Copenhagen, studying early life on …

Guest writer: Autumn in Eureka by Salik Rosing Read More »

Guest writer: Discovering your body through art by Victoria McCulloch

This post is written by Victoria McCulloch. Victoria is a Lecturer in Anatomy at the University of Edinburgh, and a Freelance Medical Illustrator. She describes herself as a ‘traditional, 2D artist, mainly working in pencil’. Apart from being passionate about art and anatomy and having the opportunity to combine the two at work, one of …

Guest writer: Discovering your body through art by Victoria McCulloch Read More »

Guest writer: Making sense of sound by Nikhil Mistry

This post is written by Nikhil Mistry. Nikhil is an Acoustical Engineer and Research Fellow at The National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, UK. His work focusses on underwater acoustics and medical ultrasound; for example, designing sonar to ‘see’ animals in the water, looking at the interaction between sound and bubbles, and using sound and bubbles …

Guest writer: Making sense of sound by Nikhil Mistry Read More »

Guest writer: “You can do it” – Time to act on it as a woman in STEM by Lauren Nelson

This post is written by Lauren Nelson, a final year PhD student at Newcastle University studying computational drug design. A lover of all things science, she has a MSc and BSc in Chemistry, she’s a STEM Ambassador, and she’s also a PhD tutor with The Brilliant Club. Lauren started the A Short Scientist blog in …

Guest writer: “You can do it” – Time to act on it as a woman in STEM by Lauren Nelson Read More »