Online Webinar on Foldscope and its Applications by Dr Parul Gurjar

Online webinar on Foldscope and its applications organized by Dept. of Microbiology, Seth Kesarimal Porwal College, Kamptee, Nagpur in Collaboration with Dept. of Botany Arvindbabu Deshmukh Mahavidyalaya Bharsingi, Narkhed, Nagpur where the expert talk was given by Dr. Parul Gurjar, Former Junior Research Fellow, Indo-US DBT Foldscope.

Newspaper coverage of Foldscope Project workshops

Indo-US Foldscope project is an attempt to bring the science to every corner of the country. In this regard, Barkatullah University, Bhopal has been given the project for conducting research work and workshops for introducing Foldscope to the students of schools, colleges, universities, NGO etc. During the project, several workshops have been held and some…

Workshop OF FOLDSCOPE at Nature Study Camp for School Students

Workshop at Nature Study Camp for Children organized by Science Centre (Gwalior), Council for Science & Technology Communication (NCSTC), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. Of India in which various students participated from districts of Madhya Pradesh like •Vidisha         •Hoshangabad          •Damoh          •Itarsi             •Datiya

Workshop for Zoology students on Foldscope

Students of MSc Zoology, Barkatulla University, bhopal have experienced the microscopic view under Foldscope. They are working on Mosquitoes in their dissertation and have tried their larva and adult mosquito slides under foldscope.

Two-day workshop on Foldscope for school students of RMNH camp.

Students from different schools and classes attended nature study camp at Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal. These students were given the workshop on Foldscope (Collection, Identification and Demonstration) of Foldscope by Barkatullah University, Bhopal On first day students got informed on field about the Collection of aquatic microorganisms from the lake and on the…

Poster Presentation on Foldscope for Nagaland educational faculties visit under Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat mission

A team of Professors from various colleges of Nagaland visited Barkatullah University, Bhopal under the Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat mission. They have been given the information about Foldscope and its application by a poster presentation. Dr Llimatemjen, Associate Professor, Dept. Of Zoology, Kohima Science College, Jotsoma, Kohima have shown interest in further collaborative work with…

Two Days Workshop on Foldscope with The North-East Region (Assam)

Barkatullah University, Bhopal has also received the Foldscope project entitled “Assessment of Ecosystem Health of rivers using microscopic organisms as Bio-indicators” and in that course the team of this project visited the North East Region for conducting the workshop. Principal Investigator Prof. Anil Prakash, Head, Department of Microbiology, Co-Principal Investigator Dr Vipin Vyas and Junior…

Workshop for students of Satya Sai Girls College, Bhopal

B.Sc. and M.Sc. students from Satya Sai College for Women, Bhopal have participated in one day workshop on Foldscope. The students who are working on microbiological aspects under their dissertation work were very much amazed with the functioning of Foldscope and wanted to use Foldscope in their research work.

Foldscope Workshop in Govt. P. G. College, Sehore, Madhya Pradesh

Postgraduate students of Govt. Chandrashekhar Azad post-graduate college sehore participated in the one-day hands-on workshop of Foldscope and its uses on 15/11/2018. The students were enthusiastic as they want to work on the aquatic microbiology but because of the limitations of the conventional microscope, they were constrained to work with the limited number of microscopes…

One day Workshop on Foldscope for School students

Workshop at Regional Museum of Natural History (RMNH) Bhopal in which many schools of Bhopal participated and learnt about Foldscope on 29/09/2018 where students and teachers of more than 12 schools participated. The students were very much fascinated about the instrument and very curious about using it.

Inauguration of Foldscope in Barkatullah University on 27/09/18

Foldscope instrument has been inaugurated by Honorable Vice Chancellor of Barkatullah University Prof. R J Rao in the Department of Microbiology. Being a Zoologist he found immense possibilities to pursue in the field of Microbiology with the help of pocket-sized Foldscope. Students have also seen their slides under the Foldscope.