The Big Picture
Jonathan completed a 12-week internship at aerospace company Airbus in summer 2015. He worked within a team which tests new components for aircraft engines.
“For me the practical knowledge of a physicist is one of the most important things… being able to actually understand a situation not only on the theoretical side… I actually built and designed a particular bit of equipment which they’re probably now using on the same testing device…”
In Jonathan’s Own Words…
… And the Next Step
Jonathan has finished his doctoral research at the University of York and is now a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Cambridge.
“It gives you great confidence, doing an internship like this… the freedom that they gave me was was quite remarkable…”