Edinburgh Science Festival – Frank Close

I caught Frank Close’s event ‘Neutrino’ – based on his book – at the Manchester Science Festival last October. So having arrived at the Informatics Forum far too early on Sunday, I decided to try and chat to him after his event.

Frank Close
I took lots of photos as he did his book signing, and that got his attention. Luckily there were more fans wanting his autograph! I did get an opportunity to talk to him about Physics, including getting a recommendation for a book to help explain Particle Physics. His… And a quick chat about why I didn’t get into Oxford (his own Exeter College) this year, and that he went to St Andrews (who have given me an offer) for his undergraduate studies.

Frank even asked for copies of some of the photos!!

Frank Close


Posted on April 18, 2011, in Edinburgh Science Festival, Particle Physics and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Nice photos, and I think better than what’s on his own website…

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