On the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science (11 February) This Cambridge Life series features Professor Rachel Oliver, a Fellow of Robinson College, Professor of Material Science and Director of Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride. Professor Oliver speaks about her passion for light, her research on cutting carbon emissions and her efforts to vastly improve equality and diversity in science.

Read the article published in the series This Cambridge Life by clicking on the image below. This article was written by Charis Goodyear and the photography was created by Nick Saffell.