International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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prof. Ahmad Alghamdi Ideas Activities
  • Secretary General, The Union of Arab chemsits
    Riyadh Saudi Arabia
  • Email
    Tel +966-1-4676001
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    The Union of Arab chemsits
    King Saud Uiversity, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Chemical Society
  • 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
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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I am a professional chemist and I had a Ph.D degree in chemical science obtained from Loughbrough university in UK

Currently, I am a full professor in analytical chemistry with scientific interest in the field of developing and applying Electroanalytical techniques for the analysis of various environmental, pharmaceutical and food samples.

Recently, I was for several years the president of Saudi Chemical Society and currently I am the secretary general of the Union of Arab Chemists