International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Dr. Johan Bobacka Ideas Activities
  • Professor, Åbo Akademi University
    Turku, Finland
  • Email
    Tel +35822153246
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  • Organizations:

    Åbo Akademi University
    International Society of Electrochemistry
  • 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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I obtained by PhD in analytical chemistry in 1993 from Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland. At present I am acting professor in analytical chemistry at the same university. I am the chairman of the organizing committee of the 9th Spring Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry, May 8-11, 2011, Turku, Finland. In order to celebrate the IYC 2011, this Spring Meeting will include a special session highlighting the success of electrochemistry, which is an important branch of chemistry.