Oxford Martin Senior Alumni Fellow
Sonia Contera was Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Nanotechnology for Medicine, which was part of the Oxford Martin School from 2008-2013. Sonia is Professor of Biological Physics at the University of O...
Physicists are now moving into biology because they can finally play with it and understand it, thanks to nanoscience, according to Dr Sonia Contera.
Speaking at Wired 2011 in November, she said: "Biology happens at a nanoscale and now we have the tools to study it. People like me are using technology to study biology at the nanoscale."