The Big Picture
Archie carried out a 5-week placement with biomass-energy company Castle European Limited in summer 2015. He researched the benefits and disadvantages of different renewable-energy sources for production within the European Union.
“It gave me confidence… I went into a place that was completely unknown to me… and I produced a good report and the presentation that I did at the end went well… so it shows that I can react to situations… and enjoy them and feel comfortable and learn from them…”
In Archie’s Own Words…
… And the Next Step
Archie graduated with an MPhys degree in June 2018. He is now studying for a PhD in theoretical particle physics at Imperial College London.
“There’s a lot of theory in physics but actually the application bit comes from real-world experience…”