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Catie Lichten
Spotlight on...Catie Lichten
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

“It strikes me that being able to communicate complex scientific information in a clear way is similar to solving a puzzle,” says Catie Lichten, who works as a policy researcher for a not-for-profit policy research institute.

Jana Goyens
Travels with my grant - Jana Goyens
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

Besides the amazing scans that we took home to analyse the ear anatomy in detail, this research stay is also the start of an ongoing collaboration with Dr Lucia Mancini, a senior beamline scientist at Elettra. Together with her and researchers of the Vision lab of the University of Antwerp, we will examine how to improve the quality of the acquired images with correction algorithms and reconstruction techniques.

Raquel Da Sousa
Travels with my grant - Raquel Da Sousa
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

It was good to see what other people are currently doing in my field or model organism, the honey bee. However, attending talks on other insect models, such as ants and even stingless bees (non native to Europe), was great as it opened me to new opportunities to explore my research questions. Also, you get a better idea about who is doing this or that type of research.

Bennett Young
Spotlight on...Bennett Young
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

“Communicating and building relationships with people is the best part of my job,” says Bennett Young, assistant editor of SEB’s Journal of Experimental Botany (JXB). “It’s a great job if you like to be in the academic world, but don’t want to be doing the research yourself.”