OUTREACH – Workshop on “Foldscopes” for participants of Salters’ Chemistry Camp

Ahands on session on “Foldscopes” was carried out for 65 participants(31 girls and 34 boys) studying in the IX th standard in State Governmentschools from Bhopal, Dewas, Hoshangabad, Raisen, Rajgarh, Sehore, Shahpur,Ujjain, Bhauri, Bakaniya of the state of Madhya Pradesh. This was a part of athree day residential program organised by The Royal Society of Chemistry(India)…

Foldscope as an eye opener to stimulate student research goals

Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology of Sathyabama Institute of Science and technology has organized a one-day Science awareness program on ‘Foldscope Microscope assembly and usage for the School students’ funded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India on 20-07-2018 at Govt. Hr. Sec. School, Sholinganallur, Chennai. The 10th to 12th standard school students got benefited…

Foldscopes to School childrens – Thuraipakkam Govt School

Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology of Sathyabama Institute of Science and technology has organized Science awareness program on ‘Foldscope Microscope assembly and usage for the School students’ funded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India on 17-07-2018 at Govt. Hr. Sec. School, Thuraipakkam, Chennai. To popularize the foldscope microscope to school students, the science awareness…

NORTHEAST COLLABORATIVE TRAINING WORKSHOP ON FOLDSCOPE

Dr. S. Sharmila, Principal Investigator, Assistant Professor in Botany, Vellalar College for Women, Thindal, Erode-12, Tamilnadu have organized a Northeast collaborative foldscope workshop on the topic “Foldscope – A new research tool for better understanding of Biological Sciences” under DBT – microgrant Foldscope Project funded by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt….

Foldscope workshop & Trail

The Foldscope team of D.G. Ruparel College organised a workshop for M.Sc. Zoology  second year students.  On 6th September 2018, a hands-on session was held wherein the participants assembled their own Foldscopes with  great interest. On 11th September 2018, the participants were taken to Malad Trail in Sanjay Gandhi National Park. They took their Foldscopes…

Foldscope Orientation Workshop

A workshop for tenth standard students of S.R.T Vidya Mandir High School, Virar, Palghar District, was conducted on 8th September 2018 by the Foldscope Team from D.G. Ruparel College, Mumbai. A total of 100 participants from both English and Hindi medium attended the workshop with great enthusiasm. They were greatly thrilled to see the slides…

Foldscope Orientation Workshop – D.G. Ruparel College, Mumbai

Foldscope Orientation Workshop was conducted on 8 August 2018 for Second year B.Sc. Zoology students in D. G. Ruparel College, Mumbai.  There was an introductory lecture followed by observation of pre-prepares slides. The participants were very excited and enthusiastic to know about and to use the foldscopes. Thanks to DBT their initiative and support.