In this open-ended series, SCINQ digs into issues being faced by scientists around the world. It’s a wide range of experts discussing their fields in their own words.

Current question: What is the biggest question facing your field?

  1. Sara Del Valle is a computational epidemiologist at Los Alamos National Laboratory who uses mathematical models to predict the spread of diseases. [READ]
  2. Associate Professor Muireann Irish is a cognitive neuroscience researcher with the Brain and Mind Centre/School of Psychology at the University of Sydney. SCINQ asked her The Big Question. She kindly indulged us. [READ]