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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Contact Detail

Prof. Giselle Tamayo Ideas Activities
  • Dr., University of Costa Rica
    San Jose
  • Email
    Tel ++50625118503
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    University of Costa Rica
  • 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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As director of the Regional Postgraduate Program in Chemistry since 2010, I am interested in promoting research and learning in Chemistry, particularly in young women of the Central American region.

My own interests are in natural products and synthesis, although I became lately interested in Metabolomics and Metagenomics.