Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Physics guest speaker: Natalya Schmerl
Natalya, who is a Research Higher Degree Student (PhD), gave a very interesting and informative talk about her pathway to solar cell research.
She highlighted to students that there are many different pathways into studies and careers in science, plus how nowadays all the science subjects tend to merge. For example, biologists often work closely with chemists, physicists and mathematicians to solve problems.

Jak, Donna and Natalya
Natalya explained how physics is needed to explore problems in biology

Natalya explains her current research into flexible solar cells

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Year 12 Chemistry goes 'Bananas'

Summative practical task: Preparation of an Ester
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