It has been a busy year in the OpenFlexure project. It has been about a year since we announced the new microscope software. I thought it might be nice to give an update.
We have a forum!
After some good press our Gitter chat ended up so busy we finally set up a forum last week! We have already found that it has improved community engagement.
There has also been progress towards v0.4 of @valerian’s motor board for the microscope. The new Sangaboard will have the option to be a pi-hat, we also added a way to hack your own sangaboard, and released python software for using the motor board.
We also documented the OpenFlexure block stage, used for fine translation.
We also published 3 Open Access papers on:
We also have a pre-print about co-designing hardware in the UK and Tanzania
@jc2450 has also got into doing some crazy nice renderings: