Bacteria observed under Foldscope 000283BB6B01

Bacillus sp Bacillus sp is isolated from the drinking water sample. It produced endospores that have the ability to resist heat, chemical treatment and radiation. Bacilli are ubiquitous, they can survive in the environment for many years due to the formation of spores. It produced central, terminal and lateral endospore. MICROSCOPIC IMAGE FOLDSCOPE IMAGE

KNOWLEDGE SHARING WORKSHOP ON FOLDSCOPE

Knowledge exchange program on Foldscope assembly and its uses for other Department students was conducted at Department of Microbiology, Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College, Coimbatore.

Workshop on Foldscopy at Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College, Coimbatore.

We conducted workshop for students from agricultural background. To give awareness among the students about nematode isolation, plant infection and the use of foldscope. The chief guest of the function was Dr.C. Sankaranarayanan, Principal Scientist (Nematologist) from Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Coimbatore. 50 students were participated in the event.

Workshop on Foldscopy

We conducted workshop on Foldscopy for college students at Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College, Coimbatore. Image capture by students

“FOLDSCOPE EXPLORATION WITH SCHOOL CHILDREN”

Exploring Foldscope with primary school children in three primary schools at Tirupur district. Our college students divided into three team to assemble the Foldscope and assist them. Students participated and learned more about Foldscope Exploring foldscope with Kanakkampalayam primary school children, Tirupur district.

Introductory session for Foldscope

We conducted Foldscope introductory session at Government primary school childrens in Karuparayanpalayam, Coimbatore. They were eargly participated in the event. And they were enjoyed with the Foldcope.

OBSERVATION OF ALGAE UNDER FOLDSCOPE

FOLDSCOPE NUMBER: 00024E43D6E2, 000283BB6B01, 00022203F034 and 00022D0BD4EB Algae is a diverse group of photosynthetic eukaryotic organisms. It is a primary producers of aquatic ecosystem. Algal flora constitutes about 1.6% of the total biodiversity. There are about 1800 genera and 30000 species. Algae are simple plants with autotrophic mode of nutrition. Foldscope gives a good magnification…

Two days “In-house Workshop on Identification Fungi, Algae and Foldscope Hands on Training” For Bioscience students

We organized workshop in the title Two days “In-house Workshop on Identification Fungi, Algae and Foldscope Hands on Training” For Bioscience Students in Dr.N.G.P. Arts and Science College Coimbatore, Tamilnadu. Around 45 students took an active participation in the interactive programme to know about the Foldscope and its application. They were excited to handle the…

Workshop on “A Brief introduction to Foldscopy”

We conducted a workshop on “A Brief introduction to Foldscopy” in the Government secondary school, Nehru nagar, Coimbatore. Essentially we planned how to assemble the Foldscope and understand the various applications, with a very creative introductory session. The students had to introduce themselves in a novel way. It created an intensive educational experience among the…