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

Young sik Lee Ideas Activities
  • Professor, Dept. of Applied Chemistry, Kyung Hee University
    Yongin City, 446-701
  • Email
    Tel (+82) 31-201-2458
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  • Organizations:

    Dept. of Applied Chemistry, Kyung Hee University
    KCS, Korean Chemical Society
    GERC, Green Education Resource Center
  • 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 member of official KCS committee for the Chemistry2011 project, Professor Young Sik Lee is working hard to make all the Chemistry2011 web and digital resource well-built.

Professor Lee is the director of the Green Education

Research Center (KHU GERC) funded by the Ministry of Education,

Science, and Technology of Korea. One of the main mission of GERC is

developing the textbook and educational materials for K-12 and adults

in environmental and green growth area.

Professor Lee is an active member of the scientific and educational

community. He serves as the board member of the Korean Chemical

Society(KCS) and the Society of the international Gifted in

Science(SIGS). He is working as a chair of KCS Information & Network

Committee to plan and operate the webpages and database of KCS. Also

Professor Lee has interests in science education for younger students

and the public. He involves in international science olympiad such as

IJSO and IChO since late 90's.