Colleges & Schools selected for Foldscope Project

A Schools



Name of the PI Name of the Institute City State Email Address Contact No. Project Title Total Fund Sanctioned
 Total Fund Released
Jayalakshmi  Chethana Vidyaniketan English Medium High School Ballari  Karnataka cvn20011@gmail.com 9986322592/ 9964833552 Teaching tool as well as a citizen initiative project 400000           3,00,000.00
Shyla Purushotham CMR National Public School  Bangalore Karnataka viceprincipal@cmrnps.ac.in 9743422122/ 8971237584 Teaching and Research 400000           3,46,418.00
Pradeep M. Army public school  Bangalore  Karnataka pradeep.m@apsbangalore.edu.in 9034609529 Study of different water samples for pH, Clarity and Presence of any Living Organism by using Foldscope 400000           3,00,000.00
Anitha lyer CMR National PU College Bengaluru  Karnataka anithai@cmr.ac.in 9241770477/ 9008344554 Nano/ micro materials in our dav todav life: USE OF FOLDOSCOPE TO EXPLAIN CONCEPTS OF NANO MATERIALS TO GRADE 1lth & 12th 400000           3,00,000.00
Jyothi Menon Ekya School Bengaluru  Karnataka viceprincipal.itpl@ekyaschools.com 0 Distinguish between Dengue, Chikungunya, Falciparam & Vivax mosquitoes using Foldscope and possibly predict outbreak of the same in a region 400000           3,56,375.00
Ayesha Sirajuddin Ekya School,  JP Nagar Karnataka aarthivb@ekyaschools.com 9740133499 Foldscope enabled Taxonomical studies and Identification of Plants based on Leaf Structure 400000           3,36,267.00
Kavitha sebastin Jnana Vijnana Vidyapeetha Padmanabhanagar Karnataka kavithasebastin@gmail.com 9880782473 Education is the most important Weapon to change the world 400000           3,00,000.00
Pramod Sridharamurthy India Literacy Project Sanjaynagar  Karnataka ilpindia@gmail.com 93413 27829 Exploring the microscopic world (Teaching) 400000           3,00,000.00
Mrs M. Gowramma Government High School Yadadore Karnataka ghsyadadore@gmail.com 9945225838 OBSERVING MICRO FLORA AND FAUNA 400000           3,00,000.00


B Colleges

Name of the PI Name of the Institute Address of the Institute State Email Address Contact No. Category/Theme of the project Project Title Total Fund Sanctioned
 Total Fund Released
Dr. Soumitra Banerjee Center for Incubation, Innovation, Research & Consultancy (CIIRC), Center for Incubation, Innovation, Research & Consultancy (CIIRC),
Jyothy Institute of Technology, Thataguni, Bengaluru – 560 082, Karnataka
Karnataka soumitra.banerjee7@gmail.com (+91) 9480443846
Agriculture (Food), Microorganisms and Human Health Application of foldscope in food processing and its significance in food safety 800000 800000
Dr. Shinomol George K Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering Biotechnology Department,
Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering,
Bangalore – 560078
karnataka shinojesu-bt@dayanandasagar.edu, shinojesu@gmail.com 9663420014 Biodiversity Discovery and classification of new tardigrade species found in Indian biodiversity hot spots 800000 799994
Dr S Balaji, Manipal Institute of Technology, Karnataka Manipal University, Manipal, Udupi,
Karnataka biobalagi@gmail.com
9036260732 ‘Microorganisms and Human Health’ To assess the adherence of phytase-producing probiotic bacteria on the intestinal epithelium 800000 652998
Ms.Prarthana .J Shri DharmasthalaManjunatheshwara College Ujire 574 240
Belthangady Taluk,
Dakshinna Kannada District
Karnataka State
Karnataka prarthanarao6@gmail.com
9844186023 Micro organisms & Human health To use combinational drug targeting bacterial cytokeletal protein for prevention of antibiotic recalcitrant strains 800000 656098
Dr. R. Jayashree Veterinary College Veterinary College, Hassan, KVAFSU
Pin: 573202
Karnataka jayavet@gmail.com 9448627916 Microorganisms and Human Health, Agriculture, Sanitation Foldoscope as a diagnostic tool for field level Veterinarians 800000 600000
Dr.Jolitha.A.B Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for women Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for women- mLAC, Malleshwaram, IISc post, Bengaluru-560029 Karnataka Jolithasagar@gmail.com 9008328306 Microorganisms and Human Health To employ Foldscope in easy and rapid detection, identification of malarial parasites, to differentiate among the species based on the hemozoin staining pattern 800000 737371
Sreerama Kumar Prakya ICAR–National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources ICAR–National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources
P.O. Box 2491 | H.A. Farm Post | Hebbal
Bengaluru 560 024 | India
karnataka psreeramakumar@yahoo.co.in 9880348113 Agriculture To attest the utility of the foldscope in agriculture and to simultaneously demonstrate its value to farmers in identifying microscopic pests for taking up appropriate pest and/or disease control measures 800000 781797
R. Karthik Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Karnataka karthiche05@gmail.com 9945673884 All THE VISUALISATION OF MICROBES, CRYSTALS, CURRENCY NOTES AND HUMAN HAIRS USING FOLDSCOPE 800000 600000
Dr.H. Dhanalakshmi Veterinary college, Karnataka Veterinary Animal Fisheries Sciences University Department of Veterinary Parasitology,
Veterinary college, Karnataka Veterinary Animal Fisheries Sciences University,
Vidyanagar post, Hassan,
Karnataka dhanu.hanumappa@gmail.com 9980160362 Agriculture Application of Foldoscope In the diagnosis of Haemoprotozoan parasites of livestock under field conditions 800000 600000
No. 132 AECS Layout, IT Park Road
Bangalore – 560 037, karnataka
karnataka phanikumar.p@cmrit.ac.in 9902005868 Microorganisms & Human Health Realization of nanodipstick via foldoscope enabled smartphone for qualitative and quantitative estimation of bioanalytes 800000 780400
Piya Roy choudhury Karnatak Arts, Science, Commerce College Dept. of Botany
Karnatak Arts, Science, Commerce College, Bidar, India
karnataka piyaroychoudhury2@gmail.com 9474422061 Biodiversity/nanobiotechnology Biogenic production of iron nanoparticles exploiting algal diversity of Bidar District (Karnataka) 800000 600000
Dr.Sunil Kumar D JSS Medical College JSS Medical College (A constituent college of Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeswara University) SS Nagara, Near Bammmimantap, Mysuru- 570015. Karnataka sunilkumard@jssuni.edu.in 9035880000 Microorganisms and Human Health Geospatial Distribution of Intestinal Parasitic Infections among School Children 800000 646073
Dr. Bharathi Prakash University College, Mangalore Department of Microbiology,
University College,
Constituent College of Mangalore University,
U.P.Malya Road, Hampanakatte, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001.
Karnataka bharathiomega@gmail.com 9448625117 Microorganisms and Human Health Public Participation in Mitigating Waterborn
Disease using Foldscope as a Tool in Tribal Region of Dakshin Kanada
800000 764429
N.Prathibha BMS college of Engineering, BMS college of Engineering, P.O. Box No.: 1908 Bull Temple Road Bangalore – 560 019 Karnataka, India Karnataka prathibhan.bt@bmsce.ac.in 9901806032 Air Quality To test and analyse the indoor air quality parameters and suggest recommendations for improvement in air quality 800000 675145
Mrs. Mahima Jaini Dakshin Foundation Dakshin Foundation
C-305, Samvriddhi Gardenia Apartments,
88/3, Bytaranpura, Near Sahakarnagar A Block, Bangalore 560 092. India
Karnataka jainimahima@gmail.com,
9496921448 Ecology Integrating microscopy and satellite oceanography to understand the dynamics of planktonic communities around the Andaman Islands 800000 703041
Dr Govindappa M Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore Karnataka drgovindappa-bt@dayanandasagar.edu, dravidateja07@gmail.com 7338601980 Micro-organisms and health Rapid screening of cytotoxic natural products from endophytic fungi to find anticancer agents 800000 600000
Dr. H. S. Sudhira Gubbi Labs LLP Gubbi Labs LLP, 2-182, 2nd Cross, Extension, Gubbi – 572216, Karnataka. Karnataka sudhira@gubbilabs.in
9448113575 Biodiversity, Ecology, Microorganisms and Human Health To get citizens involved in mapping the distribution and diversity of diatoms in water bodies across India and develop a scale to monitor the water quality index based on diatom diversity 800000 800000
Dr.M.Rajyalakshmi BMS College of Engineering BMS College of Engineering Bull Temple Road, PO BOX 1908, Bangalore -19 Karnataka mrl.bt@bmsce.ac.in, mrlbmsce@gmail.com 9739267367 Microorganisms and Human Health To develop a special form of drug delivery system wherein the ‘DNA origami’carries pharmacologically active agent or medicament to target cells 800000 600000
Dr. S. Ezil Vendan CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute, Opp. Railway Museum,
Mysore – 570 020, Karnataka.
Karnataka geneezil@yahoo.co.in 9591714567 / 9442915339 Agriculture Can visual sensation super impose antennal olfaction in the oviposition behavior of pulse beetle and rice weevil? 800000 668090
Dr Balu P.S. JJM Medical College JJM Medical College –Davangere-577004.Karnataka India. Karnataka drbalups@gmail.com 9448355563 Microorganisms and Human Health, Feasibility of using foldscope by frontline care providers (ASHA) for community based screening and education for Malaria in 2 Endemic Districts of Karnataka 800000 600000
Dr.T.R.Shantala Priyadarshini Government Ayurveda Medical college Government Ayurveda Medical college.Sayyaji Rao Road.Mysore. 570001Karnataka. India Karnataka Shantala301@gmail.com 0821 2404559 Human health /Ayurveda Foldscope, the missing link of Ayurveda ,a research tool 800000 600000
Dr. Gowri Neeelima Maharani Lakshmi Ammani
College For Women
Maharani Lakshmi Ammani
College For Women – mLAC, Malleshwaram, IISc post, Bengaluru-560029.
Karnataka mgowrineelima@gmail.com, sunimanu09@gmail.com 7760734880 Plant Biology and Human Health Effect of natural pigments on the growth of human cancerous cell lines and use of FOLDSCOPE as a screening tool 800000 800000
Dr.Jayateertha. R. Diwan University of Agricultural Sciences University of Agricultural Sciences, Raichur, Karnataka Karnataka diwan@rediffmail.com 9916188539 AGRICULTURE ASSESSMENT OF AGRO-BIODIVERSITY THROUGH FOLDSCOPE 800000 800000