Ewa Karczewska is joining the UCL Optical Tweezers Group today for an eight week research project funded by the Nuffield Foundation. The foundation provides research bursaries for undergraduate students considering a career in research to gain experience in a research lab over the summer vacation. The Optical Twezeers Group has peviously hosted three Nuffield bursary students: Muddassar Rashid (2008), Alex Dunning (2009) and Radhika Patel (2010).
Ewa is a second year undergraduate student at UCL, studying for an MSci degree in Physics. She will be contributing to a number of different projects presently running in the group, and making regular updates of her progress on this blog.