• Question: I don't really understand your job- how do you do science on a computer???

    Asked by gracealysha2010 to Iain on 14 Jun 2010 in Categories: .
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      Iain Moal answered on 14 Jun 2010:

      Well, computers are really good at solving equations. A lot of my work is based on the laws of nature, which are described by equations that can be hard to solve. So, I write computer programs so the computer can solve them for me.