University of Dundee

Life Sciences Open Day: including Seeing through the see-through outreach activities with artist-in-residence Mat Fleming, Saturday 7 November 2015

02 Nov 2015

Life Sciences Open Day: Technologies and Art in Life Sciences

Including Seeing through the see-through and featuring outreach and engagement activities with Dundee Imaging Facility artist-in-residence Mat Fleming

Saturday 7th November
11am - 5pm
Venue: LifeSpace Gallery, The Discovery Centre, School of Life Sciences, (top of) Old Hawkhill
University of Dundee, DD1 5EH
Cost: Free, non-bookable
Audience: Families/All

Dundee's reputation as one of the most dynamic international centres for research is based on our outstanding technologies to support fundamental research and translation. We work with biologists, physicists, chemists, clinicians, computing specialists to enable our researchers to address the most challenging scientific questions and to develop of highly-specialised research tools to escalate scientific discovery.

Tour Dundee’s world-class technology research laboratories and discover, through hands on activities, how research science really works:

Build a telescope
Turn your smartphone into a microscope
Make your own research slides and use film technique to turn them into a movie
Adults and children of all ages are welcome!

For more information e-mail or call 07971 310539