The 2017 Equipment Awards are now open, giving students and early career researchers the opportunity to use Aquatec’s innovative instruments for their research. This year, you have the chance to win the use of our latest and most advanced turbidity logger yet – the AQUAlogger 310TY! The awards provide a free loan of the instrument for 4 to 8 weeks to a lucky few winners. Master's and PhD students, and early career researchers in the first two years following graduation are eligible, and are encouraged to apply. The competition closes on 22nd December 2017, with an intermediate round of judging taking place in mid-November 2017. Your research must take place by 31st July 2018.

The winners of the awards will be required to send regular updates, images and videos to Aquatec to be featured on the website. 

Equipment awards

The Instrument - AQUAlogger 310TY

Aqualogger 310TY

Turbidity, temperature and depth

  • Measures turbidity to 10,000FTU (typical)
  • Convert turbidity to suspended sediment concentration with the SSC Converter tool
  • Quick start by swiping a magnet against the logger
  • Shake the logger to check the status
  • Flexible sampling - options for continuous and sampling, delayed start, variable sample rates, intermittent logging and averaging
  • 1000 m depth




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Past winners

Aqualogger 310TY with diver

Christina Braoun, a 2016 Equipment Awards winner, carried out research in East Malaysia using the AQUAlogger 310TY – find out how she got on here…

For summer deployments, apply before the 31st July 2016. For autumn deployments, applicants are encouraged to apply by the 30th September 2016.