International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Mark Ogden Ideas Activities
  • Professor, Curtin University of Technology
    Perth WA, Australia
  • Email
    Tel +61892662483
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Curtin University of Technology
  • 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 someone who was introduced to the wonders of chemistry via a chemistry set in my youth, and has gone on to make a career in teaching and research in that discipline, I'm keen to see the IYC embraced as a chance to spread the word about the excitement and significance of chemistry.