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Price for project: ‘Measuring aerosols with your smartphone’.
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Academische Jaarprijs for measuring aerosols with your smartphone
LEIDEN – Team iSPEX from Leiden University won the Academische Jaarprijs 2012 for the citizen science project where many people across the Netherlands will measure aerosols with their smartphone.
Dutch news item at nu.nl
Ten thousand people across the Netherlands measuring aerosols. With this idea team iSPEX won the Academische jaarprijs 2012.
More in the volkskrant (Dutch only) Volkskrant news item
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 ever, with the help of an attachment to a smartphone and an App that goes along with it. Read more on “iSPEX winner Academische Jaarprijs 2012!” »
— André Kuipers (@astro_andre) oktober 24, 2012