Outreach activities

FoodSmartphone project at the Festival of Science

September 5, 2018
VSCHT team introduces the FoodSmartphone concept for pesticide residues testing in food on occasion of Festival of Science in Prague.


Video at Selectscience - The End of the Food Quality Lab? Citizen Science in Food Safety Testing

August 17, 2018
Professor Michel Nielen discusses the creation of the FoodSmartphone, a smartphone-integrated food testing platform, see video presentation at www. Selectscience.net


Video at Selectscience - Palm-Sized Laboratories: The Future of Smartphone-Based Food Safety Testing

August 17, 2018
Professor Michel Nielen discusses the future of smartphone-based food safety testing in video interview at www. Selectscience.net


FoodSmartphone project at the Biosensors 2018.

June 12-15 2018
ESRs from QUB, Jordi Nelis and Javier Lou Franco presented at the Biosensor 2019 conference conference the posters “Revealing biosensor capabilities through an open source stakeholder interaction platform equipped with a user friendly decision tree” and “Tuneable Plasmonic and Catalytic Gold Nanostars for Surface-Enhanced Resonance Raman Scattering (SERRS): Synthesis, Characterization and Optimization”.


3rd FoodSmartphone E-newsletter is available.

July 2, 2018
The third FoodSmatphone E-newsletter informs about project activities. You can register to receive it automatically.


FoodSmartphone project at the ASSET 2018.

May 28 - 31, 2018
ESR from QUB, Jordi Nelis presented the poster “Biosensors into the limelight: Towards a user-friendly interface with The Bio End user Sensor Tree" at the Belfast Summit on Global Food Integrity Promotional (ASSET2018).


Results of the FoodSmartphone project at the EPRW 2018.

May 22 - 25, 2018
ESR from UCT Prague, Aristeidis Tsagkaris presented the poster titled the potential of smartphones as portable detectors in AChE inhibitors screening at 12th European Pesticide Residue Workshop in Munich.


FoodSmartphone concept at the Food Integrity Workshop.

February 13-14, 2018
ESR from QUB Yunfeng Zhao presented FoodSmartphone concept and the progresses within the project at the Food Integrity Workshop.


2nd FoodSmartphone E-newsletter is available.

December 18, 2017
The second FoodSmatphone E-newsletter informs about project activities. You can register to receive it automatically.


FoodSmartphone video: Smartphone Based Dipstick Immunoassay Reader

December 16, 2017
FoodSmartphone researchers Georgina Ross and Vincent O´Brien are presenting their Horizon 2020 Marie Curie ETN projects at RIKILT Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands. More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: Detection of food spoilage organisms in finished dairy products

December 16, 2017
Javier Lou Franco (ESR 4), presenting his project Plasmonic FoodSmartphone assays for food spoilage at Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom. More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: Electrode Arrays For FoodSmartphones

December 16, 2017
Klaudia Kopper FoodSmartphone ESR8 at CSIC, Barcelona, Spain introduces her PhD project Electrode Arrays For FoodSmartphones More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: Novel non-fouling bioaffinity micro-sieves

December 16, 2017
FoodSmartphone researcher Andriy Kuzmyn. Introduces his project Nano sample preparation for FoodSmartphones at Aquamarijn, The Netherlands. More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: How 3D-printed microfluidics will enable a FoodSmartphone

December 12, 2017
FoodSmartphone ESR9, Sahl Sadeghi, presenting his exciting Horizon 2020 Marie Curie ETN project at Linkoping University in Sweden. More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: Enzymatic FoodSmartphone Assays For AChE Inhibitors

December 9, 2017
FoodSmartphone researcher Aristeidis Tsagkaris at University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, Czech Republic introduces his PhD project on Enzymatic FoodSmartphone Assays For AChE Inhibitors. More information Here


FoodSmartphone video: Aptamers on a smartphone?

November 28, 2017
FoodSmartphone researcher Safiye Jafari at CSEM, Switzerland, introduces her PhD project on Aptamer-based ligand binding assays for aflatoxins. More information Here


FoodSmartphone Open Day

November 8-9, 2017, Prague, CZ
Meet FoodSmartphone in the RAFA Smart Lab:

More information Here »


1st FoodSmartphone video

November 1, 2017
Short introduction to the project FoodSmartphone by Prof. Michel Nielen from Wageningen University & Research, NL.
More information Here


FoodSmartphone E-newsletter now available.

July 7, 2017
The newly established FoodSmatphone E-newsletter informs about project activities. You can register to receive it automatically.


FoodSmartphone ESRs blog is running

July 1, 2017
11 Early Stage Researchers will start to post Blogs about their experience as a young researcher in an interesting project. By the end of week 28 the first post will be online and from then a weekly update will be posted!


New FoodSmartphone vacancies poster is available.

June 15, 2017
The FoodSmartPhone poster highlighting the individual ESR projects, Traning and Dissemination programs (pdf).