Event

Engaging BIG Little Science Center Visitors through a Remote Instrumental Analysis Experience

May 20, 2017 10:00 AM PDT to May 20, 2017 04:00 PM PDT

Big Little Science Centre Society, Kamloops, British Columbia

This event will feature an interactive visitor learning station for BLSC visitors to perform remote online instrumental analysis via the BC-Integrated Laboratory Network (BC-ILN). Visitors to the BLSC will be able to choose real water samples representing different environmental locations, initiate Total Nitrogen chemical analysis, and observe the sample analysis in real time. Two student research assistants who are experienced users of the remote instrument will facilitate all aspects of the activity, and be able to answer questions about the activity and their current research at TRU. 

EVENT TYPE:

Hands-on activities

GROUP:

All ages, College and University, Adults, Family

ADMISSION:

Public - Fee required

ADD TO CALENDAR 2017-05-20 10:00:00 2017-05-20 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Engaging BIG Little Science Center Visitors through a Remote Instrumental Analysis Experience

An interactive remote instrument station will be available to control a Total Nitrogen Analyzer; and a camera to observe this instrument and others used at Thompson Rivers University.

Big Little Science Centre Society, Kamloops, British Columbia

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