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

Dr. Axel Griesbeck Ideas Activities
  • Professor, Cologne University Chemistry Department
    Cologne, Germany
  • Email
    Tel 00492214703083
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Cologne University Chemistry Department
    German Chemical Society
    IUPAC Titular Member Organic Chemistry
  • 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 am representing the german organic und biomolecular division and currently acting as the student dean of the natural science faculty of the University of Cologne, the largest university institution in Cologne.

Together with Christiane Reiners, the german IUPAC representative of the divition of educational chemistry, we would like to establish a convincing program for the IYC 2011 in central Germany.