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Jassel Majevadia, Theoretical Physicist and Materials Scientist

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www.youtube.com/bbcexpertwomen Jassel Majevadia is a theoretical physicist with expertise in materials science. She is currently based at Imperial College London, where she is completing her PhD in modelling the fracture of nuclear materials, using computer simulations. Her speciality is making challenging topics both exciting and interesting using fun demonstrations, storytelling, or simply a pen and paper. Jassel is a regular lab demonstrator at Imperial College, and also a founder of HermesAcademy, a student led organisation which runs international science communication conferences for graduate students, as well as facilitating student communication activities. You can find Jassel at http://tiny.cc/jasselmajevadia, and please do tweet her @jazzmajevadia. This video was a shortlisted application to one of the BBC's Expert Women's Day events, which offer free training to female specialists who would like to appear in the media as contributors and presenters. Find out more about the initiative and see other expert's videos at the Expert Women's Day YouTube channel or the BBC Academy website www.bbc.co.uk/academy.