Outreach activities

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The paper lab

Educational experiments are carried out on paper.
The most relevant physical and chemical concepts involved in the lateral flow technology, are explained to 6-12 year-old students by manufacturing simple devices.
Simple test for detection of simple substances like vinegar or sodium bicarbonate, are built and performed, using affordable materials.
The students are in charge of manufacturing the devices, of carrying out the experiments and, of sharing their results in search of conclusions.

For more information contact:
Joana Macagno
Federico Schaumburg
Claudio Berli