Lídia Almazán Torres
Research scientist, Lehrstuhl für Strömungsmechanik
You're capable, follow your dreams and be happy.
WHAT DO YOU DO?
I'm working in the field of fluid mechanics, doing theory and simulations, helping industries to solve their problems.
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE THIS FIELD?
I've been always curious about how everything works, therefore I studied physics, to understand a bit better the world. Also I'm passionate about programming and computers, and I'm solving open questions using computers.
WHAT DO YOU LOOK AT & THINK, "I WISH YOUNGER ME WOULD HAVE KNOWN THIS WAS POSSIBLE?"
Having a Ph.D. and also being physicist. It was my dream and I've made it. It was hard, but it is worth.
WHY DO YOU LOVE WORKING IN STEM?
Because there are new challenges everyday.
Learning constantly is my passion and is what keep my fascinated.
BEST ADVICE FOR NEXT GENERATION?
Never let no one tell you that it is too complicated. You're capable, follow your dreams and be happy.
INSPO / FUN FACT
Chase your dreams, no matter how big they are.