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A page to collect project documentation and open questions on a range of topics for a December workshop in Madeira.

Also, see @warren's talk here: https://publiclab.org/notes/warren/12-20-2017/open-institute-presentation-on-facilitating-community-science


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Multispectral imaging

The Infragram project brings together a range of different efforts to make Do-It-Yourself plant health comparisons possible with infrared photography. Vineyards, large farms, and NASA all use near-infrared photography for assessment, usually by mounting expensive sensors on airplanes and satellites. Infrared analysis is used for a variety of things, but most focus on assessing plant health, such as:

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Spectrometry

The Public Lab spectrometry project is an open source community effort to develop low-cost spectrometers for a range of purposes. Our most recent projects are the Lego Spectrometer Kit and the Papercraft Spectrometer Kit.

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Can the spectrometer or turbocharger be used for lal testing? @Ag8n over 1 year ago 3
How can we detect contaminants in water samples with a DIY spectrometer using reagents? @warren almost 2 years ago 1
Can a DIY spectrometer be used to measure water turbidity? @warren almost 2 years ago 8
What's an easy way to compare two liquid samples with a spectrometer? @warren about 2 years ago 8
How do I collect a sample for laboratory analysis? @warren over 2 years ago 3
Desktop Spectrometry Kit to arduino? @jjoll over 2 years ago 5
Can a Spectrometer be used to detect material type? @jjoll over 2 years ago 3
What are good containers to use for spectrometry samples? @warren about 3 years ago 1
Can I upgrade a DIY spectrometer with a Raspberry Pi camera? @warren about 3 years ago 10
Question: Can DIY-spectrometer be used for analysis of soil @interestedperson_ha over 3 years ago 7
Getting the spectrometer to work with a Raspberry Pi? @anjohn12 over 3 years ago 6
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Microscopes

The Basic Microscope Kit is an introductory Do-It-Yourself microscope made from affordable and easy to find parts. Our goal is to measure #silica particles in the air, #microplastics, and other things using a simple-to-assemble kit.

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Hydrogen Sulfide

The Hydrogen Sulfide Copper Prototyping Kit is a new project looking at whether burnishing copper can be used as a means to measure the presence of toxic hydrogen sulfide gas. This is an early prototype which needs a lot of work on initial kit design and testing:

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