BCFN student Madeline Burke posted this article on the Bristol Doctoral College blog about the importance of feeling stupid in postgraduate research. What do you do when you can't just look the answer up in a text book?
I studied Chemical Engineering for my undergraduate degree, so I thought it would be great to do a Masters in Nanoscience because it has an Engineering aspect. It will give me the knowledge to enter other scientific fields that are very innovative. Nanoscience is developing constantly.