For a second time I volunteered to demonstate the experiments in the Lab-in-a-Lorry, the Institute of Physics interactive (mobile!) outreach laboratory. This time lab was based in Queen Elizabeth High School, Carmarthen and a whole day's worth of high school students from years 7 upwards visted.
PRACE Computing Grant
The European organisation which funds high performance computing, PRACE, awarded our FASTSUM Collaboration 23 million core-hours on the Cineca BlueGene/Q Supercomputer in Italy.
On the 4th March 2016, I launched Oriel Science which is a science exhibition centre which will host thematic, interactive displays on topics across the sciences. These will show case the science research in the University and will open during the British Science Festival in September 2016.