#IRTC – Two day workshop on “Assembly and usageof foldscope”

Integrated Rural Technology Centre (IRTC) and Kerala Sasthra Sahithya Parishad, Palakkad was jointly organized  two day workshop on “Assembly and usage of Foldscope”.The workshop was held at IRTC on 4th and 5th of April,2019 for the UP and HS students from various regions of Palakkad. A total of 71 students were participated in the  workshop.

#IRTC – FOLDSCOPE AWARENESS

Integrated Rural Technology Centre has organised an awareness programme on foldscope for Ummini High School students. The targeted group included a mixed population of 4 5 students from various classes that are class 5 to class 9. We have introduced foldscope and shown some slides of zooplankton and phytoplankton to them. They were very much interested…

#IRTC – PUBLIC AWARENESS PROGRAMME ON DRINKING WATER QUALITY USING FOLDSCOPE

An awareness programme conducted regarding the microworld in drinking water by checking the presence of planktons in the water sample using foldscope. The programme was coordinated by the Kerala Sastra Sahitya Parishad (Kssp) activists of Keralassery Panchayath as part of “The complete health village programme”. It was conducted As a 1st step of the complete…

#IRTC- IISF LUCKNOW 2018

Attended four days program – INDIA INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE FESTIVAL 2018 conducted by Ministry of Science and Technology Govt. of India, Ministry of Earth Science Govt. of India and Vijnana Bharati and coordinated by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of Uttar Pradesh and the nodal agency is National Institute of Immunology (NII), Delhi. On 6th Oct,…

WORKSHOP @ ASHRMAM SCHOOL, MALAMPUZHA , PALAKKAD, KERALA

On 07-09-2018, Integrated Rural Technology Centre(IRTC) Palakkad has conducted a one day workshop on the topic “The Use and Scope of Foldscope” at Ashramam School, Malampuzha, Palakkad, Kerala. 40students from class IX were participated, The Biology teachers of the school also accompanied with us throughout the day. After the workshop, the participants and teachers have mentioned that the…

Zooplanktons in well water

The water sample collected from the well and observed under foldscope. We have no idea about this organism. If anyone have, please do comment

Zooplanktons found in fish tank

The zooplankton found in the fish tank. Is this the zoea larvae of any crustaceae? If anyone have idea about this, please do comment.

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Pond water analysis

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FOR A TWINNING PARTNER FROM NER INSTITUTES

Hello  everyone Prof (Retd) B. M. Musthafa, Integrated Rural Technology Centre (IRTC), Mundur (PO), Palakkad, Kerala. Project Title:  Participatory Microbial count Assessment and Water Conservation Training in Malampuzha Block, Palakkad, Kerala and Water Quality Profiling.  Please contact me on foldscope.dbt@irtc.org.in, those who are working in the similar area from NER for the twinning program as per DBT…

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