So you want to be a…? Meet Laura
Laura travelled around the world during her PhD studies in X-ray physics, before moving to Berlin for further research. Her experience in programming helped her move into industry, where she worked for a start-up, an electric services company working with smart meters, and LEGO, before joining the Rosalind Franklin Institute to work on data infrastructure.
This video is part of a series introducing the talented minds working in science, engineering and maths. Get an insight into what they all do and how they got there by selecting the ‘Careers’ filter at the top of this page, or search for the topic that most inspires you. If you’re feeling really adventurous, close your eyes and pick at random – who knows where it might lead!