Call for proposal
Workshop at Department of Biotechnology - Delhi
Learning to assemble and use Foldscope
Puvidham team exploring the scope
Puvidham has got a Category-A Government of India – DBT grant of 4 Lacs in May 2018.
The duration of the project was 1 year from May 2018. The project duration has been extended up to september 2019
Objective of this project is to utilize foldscope to study soil microbes and try to co-relate the microbial activity to weather, soil conditions, NPK content and type of plants.
We have a team of teachers and students at puvidham who will be engaged in this project.
Project study/work regions:
Thangavelu Ayyas Natural Farm – Irugur, Coimbatore
Volunteers and Experts:
We also invite experts in the field of Microbe Analysis, Water Testing, microscopy/optics and Soil/NPK testing.
You may also volunteer in recording data using foldscopes.
You may also sponsor a few foldscope kits
a) By placing an order at foldscope
+ Choose the type of kit you wish to sponsor (20 USD to 70 USD)
+ Specify our shipping address – http://puvidham.in/contact-us/
b) by donating to Puvidham
+ http://puvidham.in/donate/ towards foldscope procurement
For more details or clarifications, you may contact Puvidham Madhavraj (96004 57495) for Dharmapuri region – or Aatrral Bala (7402469597) for coimbatore region or Puvidham (9585759184/9600491176) for funding/donation-related information