26/01/2021 4:00 pm to 26/01/2021 5:00 pmAcoustics: Making Noise About Sound

Tuesday 26th January 2021, 16:00 – 17:00

Led by Dr Nikhil Mistry, Researcher at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton, appropriate for both teachers and STEM Ambassadors.

Nikhil is passionate about acoustics and the communication of the science involved, winning prizes for his work in public engagement. He is particularly keen on working with schools to highlight the importance of the science of sound and encouraging students to study acoustics at a higher level, highlighting the myriad careers available in the field. In this Masterclass.Nikhil will discuss:

·         His observations in science communication.

·         The ‘hook’ and the ‘Elevator Pitch’

·         What do teachers need?

·         Careers advice (The Gatsby Foundation)

·         Examples of engagement and outreach in acoustics – the lessons learned and how to use them in the rest of STEM

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