International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Miquel Duran Ideas Activities
  • Dr, University of Girona
    Girona, Spain
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  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    University of Girona
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
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As a researcher I work in three main areas of Chemistry: (1) influence of electric fields on structure and reactivity of molecules, (2) weak bonding and (3) electron density methodology. Computers, paper and pencil are my simple tools.

Lately I have involved in the active dissemination of Science and Chemistry.


Quantum Chemistry

Computational Chemistry

Communication of Science

Public Awareness of Science

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