Y12 Science Day at the University of York
On Thursday 20th June thirteen Year 12 Students travelled to University of York's Physics department to take part in a STEM day. Students had the opportunity to talk to current researchers, lecturers and students in the field of Nuclear Physics. They completed various activities ranging from calculating the stability of atoms and considering decay potentials to the requirements for fusion considering plasma density and confinement time. All together the thirteen students had a fantastic day and learnt a lot from the opportunities provided.