Developmental Biology and Foldscope

One day training cum awareness programme was carried out at Lakhimpur Markaz Academy, Lakhimpur, Assam. A number of experiments were carried out and demonstrated infront of the students which were of different biological fields. Training on Foldscope at Sonapur High Madrasa School, Bongalmora, Lakhimpur, Assam. The students of the school are basically of minority community...

#indiafoldscopephase1 : Foldscope Workshop for KRPs

Four days orientation program on preparation and use of Science kits for Key Resource Persons (KRPs) belonging to SC/ST dominated areas of State Government of Madhya Pradesh was organized in Division of Educational Kits(DEK), National Council of Educational Research and Training(NCERT), Sri Aurobindo Marg , New Delhi 110016 during the period 21 May 2018 to…

Hands On Training Session @ggdsd college

In the series of workshop conducted under foldscope project, Hands on training was imparted to undergraduate science students. Students have prepared different slides using Lily and mango leaves  and observed with foldscope. Mango leaf epidermal peel slide prepared by one of the student. This session was conducted on 25th Aug. and ended with a sweet note…

Foldscope as an Educational Tool : Tutorial -1

To study the Morphological and Anatomical features of Cycas Morphological features of Cycas plant Cycas is an evergreen gymnosperm grown as an ornamental plant in gardens. The plant body is a sporophyte differentiated into an underground root system, aerial and unbranched, erect stem with a crown of leaves on the top. Roots are of two…

Pond water through the Foldscope

Water samples were collected from a pond located at the Wetland Research and Training Center at Balugaon, Odisha for phytoplankton and species. Large population of  live Euglena with active motility were observed under Foldscope. Live Euglena under Foldscope  

Human mouth cheek cell under foldscope

workshop on Foldscope

One day Workshop on Foldscope DBC, August 21                   The department of Biotechnology organised a one day workshop on Foldscope .The workshop is conducted under the Foldscope project grant from the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, New Delhi. The purpose of the workshop is…

#IndiaFoldscopePhase1- Foldscope Orientation Workshop-8 at D.K.W.Govt.College for Women,(A) Nellore along with NE Twinning Partner

One Day orientation workshop on Foldscope Assembly & Usage was conducted for Faculty and Students at D.K.W.Govt.College for Women(A), Nellore on 27.08.2018 along with my NE Foldscope twinning partner Dr.P.Vijabhaskar Reddy , Associate Professor,  from Assam Central University. More than 100 students and 20 faculty members attended the workshop, assembled the foldscopes and observed different…

2 day-Foldscope Workshop@GGDSD College

In the series of workshops conducted under foldscope project, another two day workshop was held @ GGDSD College Chandigarh on 20-21st Aug. 2018. Students were made aware about foldscope, its assembly and practical utility was demonstrated on first day. During the two day workshop students got an opportunity to learn about the concept of a foldable…

Plankton sampling and analysis under Foldscope

The Southern sector of Chilika Lagoon has a good spread seagrass meadow from where the plankton sample was collected above the seagrass bed and were analysed under the foldscope. The samples were collected using plankton net,  The following pictures were observed under the foldscope.