#indiafoldscopephase1: NE Twinning ..Foldscope Workshop

DEK NCERT participated in workshop on USE OF FOLDSCOPE organized b at Lembucherra Tripura by N-E twinning partner College of Agriculture Tripura. 34 personals comprising of faculty of CoA Tripura,  Students from different institutions of Tripura State participated in the workshop held on 13.11.2018 Workshop started with inaugural specch by Dr.M.Dutta (ARS) , OSD &…

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.  

Display of foldscope in the science exhibition at book fair, sibsagar, ASsAm, organised by doon public school, Sibsagar, in association with Sibsagar commerce college foldscopecommunit

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Poster presentation on Foldscope

A poster presentation was done by our team of GGDSD College at National symposium on “Current Trends and Future Prospects in Biotechnology”- BIOcAMP – 18. The event was organized by, Department of Biotechnology, Society for Biological Engineering (SBE-UIET), Panjab University, Chandigarh Sponsored by – TEQIP-III. Poster presentations were held on first day of the program….

Touching young minds of Chilikarani English Medium School

On 31st October 2018, foldscope team of Wetland Research and Training Centre got a chance to interact with the school children of Chilikarani English Medium School located at Balugaon  on the theme “Outreach programme on seagrass biodiversity of Chilika under Foldscope”. The enthusiast participants were the 9th  and 10th class students and their teachers who…

Twinning programme was organised by principal investigators Dr. Saumar joti Mahanta and pankaj joti hazarika on 25 oct in sibsagar college joysagar gathering the students from botany and zoology department and teachers from that college,making them aware about foldscope and its utility

</a Foldscope twining program organized by both Principal Investigator Dr.Saumar Jyoti Mahanta, PankajJyoti Hazarika and our foldscope community members Dr.Ratul Dutta,Mrs.Swabry Ullah, Manash konwar(student of class ix)with the department of zoology and department of Botany,Sibsagar College,Sivasagar, Assam.

Twining program organize by P.I-Dr.Saumer Jyoti Mahanta and P.I -Pankaj Jyoti Hazarika with the department of zoology and botany ,Sivasagar College,Joysagar.

Twinig program organize by P.I- Dr.Saumer Jyoti Konwar and P.I-Pankaj Jyoti Hazarika with the department of zoology and botany, Sivasagar College,Joysagar.

Twinning of Chilika Development Authority, Odisha with Cotton University, Guwahati

Exchange of knowledge regarding use of Foldscope for analyzing the plankton samples was done under twining program with North East partner. In this context, Dr. Shamim Rahman, Scientific assistant in the Department of Zoology, Cotton University, Guwahati and his team visited Wetland Research and Training Center to gain hands on experience in using the foldscope…

Nature walk with Foldscope

Ropar Wetland, an  important ecological zone is located in the Shivalik foothills of the Lower Himalayas and is at a distance of around 50 km from Chandigarh.. Considering the wetland’s diverse and rich biodiversity, a visit to this place was planned. A group of around 50 students went for a nature walk with foldscope to…

Visit to Ropar Wetlands

Ropar Wetland, Ropar Lake, is a man-made freshwater wetland. It was created in 1952 on the Sutlej River, in the Punjab state of India, by building a head regulator to store and divert water for beneficial uses of irrigation, drinking and industrial water supply The area has huge biological diversity and is reported to be…

Title-Raw material of ferm rhizome has been examined by principal investigator Pankaj joti hazarika

Foldscope as an Educational and Teaching Tool-Histology slides of Spleen

To study the histology of Spleen- A Secondary lymphoid organ observed by students in class activity Spleen is a large, ovoid, secondary lymphoid organ situated high in the left abdominal cavity.  Spleen performs the function of filtering blood and traps the blood borne antigens. Blood borne antigens and lymphocytes are carried into the spleen through…

First Outreach Programme at Kendriya Vidyalaya, INS Chilika

On 5th of October 2018, the first outreach programme for school children was held in Kendriya Vidyalaya, INS, Chilika on the theme “Outreach programme on seagrass biodiversity of Chilika under Foldscope”. The active participants were the Principal KV, teachers and young brains of standard 11th and 12th. A detailed presentation on Chilika, a Ramsar site…

Two day workshop on Foldscope @ GGDSD College

We are indebted to students for their efforts  and inputs to the foldscope training workshop to make it happen just after finishing their mid semester exams, and dispersing for a short break. In the series of workshops conducted under foldscope project, A two day workshop was held @ GGDSD College Chandigarh on 9th – 10th…

Immunology Class Activity

After attending workshops on foldscopy, students have started enjoying using foldscope as a tool for their routine microbiological work. A class activity was organized to observe histology of various lymphoid organs. It was organized in a small group to make it more interactive session. They have observed primary and secondary lymphoid organs and recorded their…

Foldscope for all #indiafoldscopephase1

Dr. Aruna Mohan ..SCIENCE TEACHER and Resource Persons for development of NCERT Science kits, Video Audio Guide ...learning how to use Foldscope Miss Neema Bisht JRF from ICGEB and Dr Aruna Mohan excited to see enhanced  image resolution of Foldscope after connection with smart phone Professor Dinesh Kumar, Professor RK Parashar, Professor Sunita Farakya ,...

Foldscope@Govt.High School Yadadore, Karnataka

We the Foldscope lovers from GHS Yadadore, Mysore District Karnataka are really lucky to have this project. Ours is the only Govt. School From Karnataka. I thank Team Foldscope for giving this oppurtunity for us. I have some photographs and video clippings of foldscope training and field level activities conducted from april 2018 to till date….