The MSci project is, in some ways, a culmination of years’ worth of studying, in which you apply all the skills you’ve slowly acquired during the past few years of toil. With Imperial participating in such a vast range of research, it offers a similarly broad spectrum when it comes to choosing a topic for your final year project. As a sample of this variety, I thought I’d write a (short!) background of the area that tempted me. Enjoy!
“If more of us valued food … above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
Food; it’s an essential (and very enjoyable!) component of all our daily lives.