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Physics World March 2018

Invisible battles; One physicist’s struggle with mental health

In this issue:


My invisible battle – The stigma around mental illness is slowly crumbling, with society becoming increasingly aware of the problem that affects an estimated one in four adults, from any walk of life.

The Cybathlon challenge – Science and engineering are vital for developing “assistive technology” to help disabled people perform everyday tasks.

A sticky wonderland – Adhesives are everywhere, from the aerospace industry to the simple but infamous Post-it Note.

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Also out now: Physics World Special Report Japan

Revitalsing Japanese Physics

Money Master: Funding cheif reveals his financial pressures

Tunnel Vision: A tour of the KAGRA gravitational-wave detector

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