STEM on a shoestring: Cyanotype printing

  • Kirsty Ross (Speaker)

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition


STEM on a shoestring is a set of resources created to support the public engagement efforts of the EPSRC & MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Optical Medical Imaging (OPTIMA) which is shared between the University of Edinburgh and the University of Strathclyde.

This activity is suitable for primary school students and above. It explains how to create your own blueprints, the science behind it, and extension activities.
Period2021 → …


  • public engagement with research
  • Primary education
  • Optical medical imaging
  • Biological Physics
  • Medical Physics
  • optical physics