Posts Categorized: intro

Welcome at

Posted by & filed under intro.

An increasing number of people carries a mobile phone with internet, camera and large computing power. iSPEX, an add-on with complementary app, instantly turns a smartphone into a scientific instrument to measure dust in our atmosphere. The user attaches the add-on on the phone and points it towards blue sky and takes a picture, it… Read more »

iSPEX winner Academische Jaarprijs 2012!

Posted by & filed under intro, news.

Prijsuitreiking AJP finale

The iSPEX-project ‘Measure Particular Matter with Your Smartphone’ has won the Academische Jaarprijs and thereby an amount of 100.000 euros. In an exciting final in the Leidse Stadsgehoorzaal, the iSPEX team beat the other two teams from Groningen. With the awarded prize we can realize our plan to stage the greatest Dutch citizen science project… Read more »