Nike Dattani

Favourite Thing: Using supercomputers =)



University of Waterloo, Canada (2005-2009) , Oxford University (2009-2012)


Degrees in Mathematics, Physics, Biology and Chemistry

Work History:

Canada’s Wonderland, Oxford University

Current Job:

Designing more powerful computers


Oxford University

Me and my work

I’m designing the world’s next generation of computers, which are much more powerful than the ones we use today !

My Typical Day

I spend my entire days using very big and powerful computers.

What I'd do with the money

I would give one of my voters a chance to be a scientist for a month — I would give him or her the £500, and he or she would work with me for a month in my lab.

My Interview

How would you describe yourself in 3 words?

fun, happy, hard-working !

Who is your favourite singer or band?

One Direction

What is the most fun thing you've done?

Spent an entire summer playing trumpet in a marching band

If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!

What did you want to be after you left school?

A teacher

Were you ever in trouble in at school?

Lots of times !!!

What's the best thing you've done as a scientist?

Made very difficult calculations very easy

Tell us a joke.

What was the biologist wearing on his first date with a hot chick ? Designer genes =)

Other stuff

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