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. Dirk Vanderzande Ideas Activities
  • Prof. dr., University Hasselt; Royal Flemish Chemical Society; Belgian Polymer Group
    Diepenbeek, Belgium
  • Email
    Tel 003211268321
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    University Hasselt; Royal Flemish Chemical Society; Belgian Polymer Group
  • 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
  • Web Site:

    http://www.uhasselt.be

About:

I am resposible for the study program Bachelor Chemistry at the University of Hasselt and I am director of our Institute for Material Research which comprises about 110 fte professors, researchers, technicians and administrative personnel.

I am by education an organic synthetic chemist, since 25 years active in synthetic methods toward advanced polymers.