Researcher in Chemical Engineering
Chemical Engineer working on how to convert waste CO2 into useful chemicals
I live in Guildford and work at the University of Surrey.
My favorite shows are Family guy and Rick & Morty.
How I Use Maths In My Job:
I use lot of Maths in my research. This mainly involves solving equations based in algebra and statistics.
I work on reducing the impact of climate change on our environment.
My work involves mathematical analysis of a process that can help convert carbon dioxide into useful chemicals. This process can contribute in reducing the carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere and thus helps in moving towards a greener planet.
My Typical Day
I get to work around 9.00 am. My work mainly involves lot of thinking about the possible ways I can solve complex mathematical equations.
9.00 am – 10.00 am – Checking and replying to emails.
10.00 am – 12.30 pm – Reading literature and books regarding my work.
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm – Lunch
1.30 pm – 3.30 pm – Mathematical model development
3.30 pm – 4.00 pm – Tea break
4.00 pm – 5.00 pm – Inputting data in the model and solving.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Fun-loving, Hardworking, Engineer
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
What's your favourite use for maths in everyday life?
Quickly calculating how much tip I need to keep
What did you think about Maths when you were in school?
I was scared of Maths in School
What did you want to be after you left school?
Were you ever in trouble at school?
If you weren't doing this job, what would you choose instead?
Who is your favourite singer or band?
No one in particular
What's your favourite food?
What is the most fun thing you've done?
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
Be able to breathe under water, be able to fly and and being able to survive without eating.
Tell us a joke.
A guy joined new job. 1st day he worked till late evening on the computer. Boss was happy and asked what you did till evening. Guy said: Keyboard alphabets were not in order, so I made it alright.