Workshop on Foldscope and Its Applications- #Indiafoldscopephase 1

Place:  Vijaya Composite Pre-University College, Jaya Nagar 1st Block, Jayanagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560011  Audience: High school students (more than 125) and Faculty (8 faculties) Date: 04.08.2018                         Samples studied: Insect sample Leaf and flower samples Dirty water sample This post is open to read…

Hands-on Training Workshop on Foldscope and Its Applications-#Indiafoldscopephase 1

Place:  University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Agricultural Engineering GKVK, Bengaluru-560 065, Karnataka  Audience: Students M. Tech. (Processing and Food Engineering), M. Tech. (Soil and Water Engineering) students (20 students) and Faculty (10 faculties) of the disciplines of Agricultural and Entomology and Processing and Food Engineering. Date: 23.06.2018 Samples studied: Milk powder Leaf and flower…

Garden city pollen

In early June, I was visiting family in Bengaluru. Located at almost the same latitude as hot and salty Chennai, Bengaluru’s elevation of about 900m above sea level, makes it possible to have pretty home gardens and lovely public parks, earning it the description of the Garden City of India.  So I took a break…