Bio Summary

Bluebell Drummond is a Researcher at StateUp, where her work focuses on data analysis and visualisation of public-purpose technology.

Bluebell is currently completing her PhD in the Optoelectronics group at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, and holds a Bachelors in Physics and a Masters in Nanotechnology. Bluebell’s experimental PhD research focuses on developing new materials for optoelectronic applications, such as energy-efficient LEDs. In 2021, Bluebell spent three months as a Postgraduate Fellow in the UK Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology, researching public sector data sharing.

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