Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Innovation, University of Sheffield
I am a physicist interested in all aspects of nanotechnology and in science and innovation policy more generally. I am a Council member of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2006.
People have always dreamed about going beyond the limitations of their bodies: the pain, illness and, above all, death. Now a new movement is dressing up this ancient drive in new technological clothes. Referred to as...