Smarter

Our strategic plan defines Smarter as, 'promote informed decision-making among individuals, groups and government.' YAS members often sits on policy advice committees for the RSE and contributes to its papers and consultations. However, we have also produced several of our own reports and position papers; some of these may be found on our publications page and our policy advice page. YAS has also managed several projects in education; both primary/secondary and at a higher education level.

To explore at some of our past work and current projects, see below:

Our Members

Dr Victoria Martin in a Reader in Particle Physics at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on the recently discovered Higgs boson particle.

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15 October 2018
Publicly funded research output should neither be hidden behind paywalls nor be a ‘pay-to-publish’ g...