Edward Hicks

Trainee Patent Attorney

Edward graduated from Durham University in 2018 with a BSc in Mathematics and Physics.

Edward attended Poole Grammar School where he accrued the yearly prizes in Mathematics, ICT, Astronomy and the PJR Coles prize.

During his final year at Durham, Edward undertook a project focussed on the orbit of star S2 around the Milky Way’s black hole Sgr A*. He made calculations on the black hole’s properties from known orbital dynamics and predictions on orbital changes due to General Relativity. He also rowed for the university’s first VIII at Henley Royal Regatta.

Edward joined HGF in October 2018 as a Trainee Patent Attorney in the Electronics team in the Sheffield office.