This week we’ll welcome a guest speaker to our class. Emma van der Leest (BlueCity Lab).

We’ll also try to isolate our first biomaterial.


  • Guest Lecture Emma van der Leest (Blue City Lab) on biodesign and biomaterials - VIDEO
  • Guest Lecture Jesse Howard on open source hardware and syringe pumps - VIDEO
  • Centrifuge design PDF - VIDEO
  • Practicals

    WARNING: Centrifuges are dangerous machines. Always make sure you detach the rotor from the motor when testing the device. Attach something to the motor only after you are confident that you have the machine working properly.



Bill of Materials

In order to take part in this class you will need the following materials:

Additional reading and hacking

Feeling lazy?

Go ahead and buy a table top centrifuge:

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