SingleCell

SingleCell

SingleCell – Single Cell Detection The Challenge SingleCell wanted to calculate the trajectory of cancer cells and actively sort them in arrays for subsequent biomarker detection. The current technologies in the market opt for highly complex optical systems...
SolarControl

SolarControl

SolarControl – Controlled Degradation Conditions of Solar Cells The Challenge Seb works in the field of Photovoltaics and investigates next generation materials for light harvesting. A major challenge for these materials is long term stability. However, to...
Vac’n’Go

Vac’n’Go

Vac’n’Go – Portable Vacuum Oven The Challenge Vacuum ovens consume a large amount of space and are expensive. They also have issues of cross-contamination and disruped heat flow due to constant use by many members in a group. Its these reasons that...
Solvent Dispenser

Solvent Dispenser

Solvent Dispenser The Challenge Oli is a Plastic Electronics researcher at Imperial College London. He works with organic semiconductors, with which he prepares multiple solutions with mixtures of solvents in varying concentrations. This solution-preparing work can be...
Cell-u-light

Cell-u-light

Cell-U-Light – Wireless Cell Density Monitor The Challenge Rob and Chris cultivate cells in a biology lab at Imperial College London. While their cells are growing, they have to take samples by hand every 5 minutes, in order to monitor the density of cells in...