Workshop on Foldscope

School of Environmental Studies, Jadavpur University and Department of Environmental Science, University of Calcutta, jointly in collaboration with Howrah Vigyan Chetna Samannaya, organized a workshop on Flodscope at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Cossipure, DumDum, West Bengal, India on 27th July 2019

Fungi on damp wall

Aspergillus niger and Aspergillus flavus are isolated from damp walls. The cement walls of the constructions with internal seepage either due to leakages or air conditioners also support the fungal growth. The last four images are taken using foldscope microscope. Aspergillus niger Aspergillus niger Aspergillus flavus Aspergillus flavus

Twinning Workshop conducted jointly by Holy Cross College, Agartala and Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Twinning Workshop held on 13.11.2018 conducted jointly by Holy Cross College, Agartala and Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Workshop programme inaugurated by Ratan Lal Nath (Minister of School Education, Higher Education, Law, Parliamentary Affairs, Welfare of OBC and Minority), Dr. FATHER Emannual Kallarackal, Principal of Holy Cross College, Agartala, Dr. Dipanwita Chaudhuri Sil, Dept. of Botany, Holy…

Penicillium Species

Penicillium sp. is isolated from dust which is collected from Air Conditioner.

Airborne Fungi

Disporium sp. and Penicillium sp. are isolated from museum object

Fungi on home made pickle

Fungal attack on home made pickle at monsoon time. Spores of Mucor sp. and Aspergillus sp. are isolated from pickle. The first and last two images are taken using foldscope.