International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Dr. Raul Pires Ideas Activities

  • Leverkusen, Germany
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    Tel +491753047998
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  • 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 have a degree and a PhD in organic chemistry from the Technical University of Munich and I am working in the chemical industry at Bayer MaterialScience for more than 13 years in the field of coatings and adhesives raw materials and carbon nanotubes. I have experience in R&D, technical marketing, product management and sales and I have headed a business development organisation in Asia (based in Shanghai/China) for 3 years.