Nickeal studied Natural Sciences at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, graduating with a BA honours degree in 2021.
Nickeal’s Natural Sciences degree focussed on Materials Science (50%) and Physics (30%), with the rest of the degree covering Chemistry and Mathematics.
During his final year of study, Nickeal undertook a Materials Science research project on existing and novel methods of using surfactants to grow smooth Gallium Nitride surfaces. The findings were used to inform the direction of research for the Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride.
Nickeal Joined Elkington + Fife as a Technical Assistant in 2021.