Open-source turbidity analyzer
|By Michigan Tech's Open Sustainability Technology Lab.
Wanted: Students to make a distributed future with solar-powered open-source 3-D printing.
Turbidity is an optical characteristic or property of a liquid, which in general terms describes the clarity, or haziness of the liquid.
This project's goal is to make an ultra-inexpensive method to reliably characterize the turbidity of water in the field.
- Decreasing turbidity to optimize solar water disinfection
- Zhang C, Anzalone NC, Faria RP, Pearce JM (2013) Open-Source 3D-Printable Optics Equipment. PLoS ONE 8(3): e59840. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059840 open access