• Question: Have any of your experiments gone wrong

    Asked by shyamgarara22 to Arttu, Ceri, James_M, Monica, Philip on 14 Jun 2011. This question was also asked by rabia, mridu12075.
    • Photo: Arttu Rajantie

      Arttu Rajantie answered on 13 Jun 2011:

      All of them 🙂 I was never good in lab, so I became a theorist.

    • Photo: Philip Dolan

      Philip Dolan answered on 14 Jun 2011:

      Yeah, they often go wrong at the start (I find anyway). Then you have to figure out why, and see if you can fix it. This can often take weeks and weeks. But once you get it all working right, it can be really satisfying.