(Wednesday 11th – Saturday 14th September 2013 – Waihoanga Lodge)
This is the biggest event in the MESA calendar – our second annual bootcamp. See the poster below for details, click here to see photos from last year’s bootcamp.
Some spots are still available, email firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP!
General Timeline & Content:
1pm, Wednesday: Groups depart from Alan MacDiarmid Building, VUW (Wellington) and from Massey University (Palmerston North)
Session 1: Biosensing introduction & general biology for biosensing (Shalen Kumar & Elf Eldridge)
Session 2: Mechanism & design of rapid assay tests; commercialisation & design for manufacture of biosensors (David Williams)
Session 3: Advanced materials & nanotechnology, and their application to biosensing (Geoff Willmott)
Scattered throughout the sessions: group biosensing projects, back-country lab sessions, walks in the bush, and lots of eating and meeting new people!
12 noon, Saturday: Depart Waihoanga lodge, arrive back in Wellington/Palmerston North by 1.30pm
What you need to bring: