Ep12: Physicist in a Chemists’ World – Silvia Vignolini

August 6, 2015 in Season 1
Photograph of berries.
Photograph of berries. Image credit: Silvia Vignolini.
Dr Silvia Vignolini is a lecturer in the chemistry of materials at the University of Cambridge. She shares her experience of lecturing undergraduates, leading researchers, and sharing her research through the media.

The job is not only the science, it’s everything that surrounds the science, and then it’s something that becomes part of you

In the interview we discuss Silvia’s interaction with journalists in the media. You can read the coverage of her research on structural colour on the BBC, the Daily Mail, and Wired.

You can find out more about Silvia’s research group here.