International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - India Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Miraculous demonstrations to increase interest in chemistry and to eradicate superstitions The miraculous chemical demonstrations are used to develop interest in student about chemical sciences, develop scientific temper and to eradicate superstitions associated with it. Dr. SUDESH GHODERAO Tue, 23 Mar 2010 07:17:12 -0000 ChemCrown 2010-11 Annual Chemical Society Festival, From quizzes, extempore to chemical fashion show to hands-on activities Dr Rajeev Singh Fri, 18 Jun 2010 19:47:17 -0000 International Conference on Education in Chemistry-2010 (ICEC2010) ICEC2010 will acquaint Chemistry teachers with the latest trends in the vibrant field of Chemistry education at the tertiary level through workshops, lectures and presentations by eminent experts from USA, UK, and India. Dr Damodar Prabhu Mon, 27 Sep 2010 04:27:34 -0000 A Series of Chemistry Popularization Workshops For Indian Middle, High and Secondary level school students and Teachers. Organizations of chemistry popularization workshops by quizzing the students of Indian school of class 7th to class 12th and Teachers. In India we propose to conduct 10 such workshops during IYC - 2011 Dr. Brijesh Pare Wed, 03 Nov 2010 18:32:21 -0000 WADIS 2K11, International Workshop on Advances in Disinfection Technologies NEERI is organizing an International Workshop on ‘Advances in Disinfection Technologies’ on 9th February 2011. The Workshop is intended to be an interactive session on the concerns, latest developments and selection related to disinfection technologies. This will bring the subject experts on a common platform for sharing their Dr Rita Dhodapkar Mon, 08 Nov 2010 06:11:20 -0000 A problem in learning Bohr's theory of hydrogen atom Some unique problems in teaching / learning Bohr's theory Mr Dileep Sathe Wed, 17 Nov 2010 10:22:12 -0000 Human Touch Of Chemistry We love Chemistry! So we created Aimed at kids and chemistry enthusiasts, it will refresh the audiences with the long forgotten wonders of Chemistry. The platform celebrates chemistry and how it touches us in every day life. Mr. Sujit Patil Tue, 23 Nov 2010 10:39:43 -0000 National Seminar on 'New Trends in Green Chemistry' -NSGC-2010 The National Seminar on 'New Trends in Green Chemistry' will bring together academicians,scientists,industry and environment policy planners on a common platform to discuss the new trends in Green Chemistry. The seminar is scheduled for December14-15.2010 at D A V College, Kanpur., India Dr Damodar Prabhu Sun, 28 Nov 2010 15:21:23 -0000 FUN WITH CHEMISTRY and students against superstitions India is a country where the rural as well as urban people believe in superstition. With many chemical experiments, which are just like mazic for the lay men and fun for them , one can establish the logic behind some activities which the god men show the common people and exploit them.The local people can also be involved. Mr Amit kumar Panigrahi Mon, 29 Nov 2010 17:57:40 -0000 Recent Trends in Organic Synthesis The conference will deliberate on all branches of Organic Chemistry and allied areas encompassing fields from theory and experiment to applications of Chemistry to biology, materials, modern science and technology. S Muthusamy Tue, 07 Dec 2010 14:04:47 -0000 Nature & Chemistry We are one with the nature. We are made up of same elements as the universe. By simple fun experiments we can create interest in common man about Chemistry & can remove their superstitions ,that unholy Godman are exploiting. Prof. Adarsh Bhatti Thu, 09 Dec 2010 14:28:43 -0000 EXERGY-2011 It is a technical festival with chemistry at its heart. Here we have events based on chemistry where young minds come and compete. We also have lecture series to eradicate ignorance of people for chemistry. With sustainable INNOVATION as a theme, we try to extract participants creativity on chemistry related topics. Hardik Bhanushali Sat, 11 Dec 2010 12:31:26 -0000 Prof M S Wadia Intercollegiate Lecture Competition-2011 A Chemistry Lecture competition for College Chemistry Students(UG as well as PG) from college affiliated to University of Pune and Other Universities in Maharashtra is Organized by PG Department of Chemistry, New Arts, Commerce and Science College, Parner, Dist-Ahmednagar(Maharashtra, INDIA on Thursday, !3th January 2011. Dilip Thube Sat, 11 Dec 2010 13:25:38 -0000 Analytical Knot between Chemistry and Society A visionary act towards the changing trends in chemistry with the society by our Forum which also invites more students as well as academia to put their ideas and works in the half yearly journals issued by the forum named "The Chemical Axis" which was first issued in September 2003. Shyamal Kar Mon, 13 Dec 2010 09:48:17 -0000 Intercollegiate Seminar Competition Seminar on current and emerging trends of chemistry for the welfare of society and also to increase the awareness about chemistry in students Dr. Pratibha Agrawal Sat, 18 Dec 2010 08:09:00 -0000 IYC-2011 Inauguration Function at IISc Bangalore The IYC-2011 campaign will be formally initiated by the CRSI and the Chemical Sciences Division at IISc Bangalore on 1st January, 2011. About 600 high school students have been invited. There will be an Inaugural Address by C.N.R. Rao and a Lecture with Demonstration by Uday Maitra. Prof. Uday Maitra Thu, 23 Dec 2010 04:26:15 -0000 know the elements to prepare different activites based on periodical table to high school children, like cross word puzzles, quizes Mr. srikrishna sai koppisetti Sun, 28 Nov 2010 17:00:01 -0000 experimental quiz introduce students to chemistry lab equipment and chemical Mr. srikrishna sai koppisetti Sun, 05 Dec 2010 17:28:27 -0000 Understand Water Chemistry for Healthy Life Awareness chemistry of pure water. Types & sources of water pollution. Methods & chemistry of water purification. Dr Keshav Mohan Thu, 06 Jan 2011 18:08:20 -0000 Role of Chemistry in Social life The feeling for the subject have made us to do something to celebrate IYC-2011to make aware of our society specially the young childrens and women in special to see how chemistry can in reality change our society and create a green and peace society. Shyamal Kar Sat, 08 Jan 2011 08:48:47 -0000 Recent Trends in Pharmaceutical Chemistry A National Seminar on Recent Trends in Pharmaceutical Chemistry RTPC-2011 is to be organized at Krishna University, Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh during 30-31st January 2011. This seminar will facilitate interaction of young scientists with experts in the field and the scientists from industry. Professor V Basaveswara Rao Mandava Tue, 14 Dec 2010 09:02:52 -0000 Chemistry Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow A lecture in Marathi language by Dr. Prof. Nilima Rajurkar from Department of Environmental science of University Of Pune. Dr. Nilima is a teacher to post graduate students and a guide to a number of research students in Chemistry. Mr Vinay Rr Thu, 13 Jan 2011 17:56:41 -0000 Microscale Experiments in Environmental Chemistry Demonstration and hands-on experiences of Microscale Experiments in Environmental Chemistry related to pollution of air by gases like COx, NOx and SOx using microscale kits. Professor Shrivallabh Kamat Wed, 19 Jan 2011 12:13:02 -0000 Creating Awareness About the Need to Celebrate Chemistry RESEARCH STUDENTS MEET UP BUDDING MINDS AND INTERACT. WE TRY TO CREATE AWARENESS ABOUT IYC-2011 AND ITS NECESSITY. Mr Yathish Ullal Wed, 19 Jan 2011 14:14:51 -0000 Workshop on Chromatographic techniques The Chromatographic Society of India has organised a workshop on Chromatographic Techniques on March 10-12,2011 at G N Khalsa College, Mumbai which will cover theory and experimentation pertaining to GC, HPLC, HPTLC,Hyphenated Techniques and Electrophoresis. Dr Damodar Prabhu Sat, 22 Jan 2011 18:30:20 -0000 IYC@Albert's Celebrating IYC by conducting quiz programs, poster competitions, seminars, workshops, demonstrations, hand-on activites, honouring eminent professors of chemistry. Cyriac Mathew Fri, 28 Jan 2011 19:19:27 -0000 Chemistry in the 21st Century - A workshop for college teachers One day workshop on Feb 12, 2011 for high school and college teachers covering frontier areas of chemistry today. Lectures by scientists from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research and lab visits. Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Tue, 01 Feb 2011 06:54:15 -0000 'Ras'aasvaad Fortnightly column in the 'Chaturang' supplement of the Marathi daily Loksatta (Maharashtra, India) on Saturdays. It aims to make the laypersons aware of the role Chemistry plays in the various aspects of daily life. Dr. Radhika Naik Tue, 01 Feb 2011 15:33:20 -0000 Prof. Ada Yonath - Public Lecture at TIFR on Friday 4th February 2011 Prof. Ada Yonath, Chemistry NL 2009, speaks on "The amazing ribosome, its tiny enemies and hints about its origin" Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Wed, 02 Feb 2011 09:51:35 -0000 Popular Lecture Series on Topics of Chemistry Aimed at arranging innovative lectures on different topics of modern Chemistry. The topics are selected from the level of graduate & post graduate students of Indian Universities. Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Thu, 03 Feb 2011 17:43:46 -0000 Applications of Green Chemistry in the Remediation of Environment To search ways for development of environmentally benign processes and products. Help to solve large global problems such as climate change, energy consumption & management of our water resources. It will give a chance to combine various related forces to identify and solve complex and multiva Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Thu, 03 Feb 2011 17:56:27 -0000 Imaging the Chemistry of Life Chai and why? - TIFR's Science Cafe series takes a look at "Imaging the Chemistry of Life" - find out how to capture biomolecules in action. February 20th, 2011, 11am at Ruparel College, Mumbai Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Fri, 04 Feb 2011 07:43:34 -0000 Poster Competition on the role of Chemistry in Society POSTER COMPETITION ON TOPICS HIGHLIGHTING ROLE OF CHEMISTRY IN SOCIETY Mr Ashok kumar Gupta Fri, 04 Feb 2011 16:28:26 -0000 Participation in Science in Action Exhibition to Celebrate IYC 2011 Sishu Griha students participated in Science in Action- An exhibition organised by Bangalore Association for Science Education at Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore.Demonstrations-Identification of Blood Stains, Chemi luminescence, Lechatelier Principle and Dry Cleaning Process .Science club members visited the exhibition Suryanarayana Rao Fri, 04 Feb 2011 09:12:26 -0000 IYC 2011 celebrations Highlighting the significance of chemistry Mr Chellakkutty Shanmugham Tue, 25 Jan 2011 06:53:22 -0000 Chemistry behind miracles A science show to students, which will show the truth behind many so-called miracles performed by so-calle saints. Manasij Pal chowdhury Sun, 06 Feb 2011 15:34:10 -0000 Designing IYC2011 Desktop Calendar/Bulletin Board with Nobel Laureates' Photographs and Brief Note on their Significant Contributions Calendar will be designed jointly by teachers and students of Sishu Griha School with a flexible arrangement for changing photographs and notes periodically.This will overcome the limitation to the number of displays in the calendar.This kindles interest for students to research in the field of Chemistry. Suryanarayana Rao Sun, 13 Feb 2011 07:21:51 -0000 Popularisation of Green Chemistry The National Seminar on Popularisation of Green Chemistry will be held on February ,19, 2011 at Sri Chaitanya College, Vijayawada, AP, India.for the benefit of teachers, researchers and educators in Green Chemistry. Dr Damodar Prabhu Tue, 15 Feb 2011 06:09:39 -0000 Summer 2011: Biodiesel Training Course Level 1, 2 & 3 CJP has the privilege to provide most authoritative Knowledge platform known for Development of Sustainable Non-Food Oil Crop Projects, Programmes and Priorities to Feed Biodiesel Industry Worldwide and has established the Biodiesel Business Academy (BBA) to provide quality, impartial, informative and advanced level training. Mr. Abhishek Maharshi Fri, 18 Feb 2011 09:45:51 -0000 Electrochemistry and its Applications The Discussion Meet will cover the role of electrochemistry and its applications for the benefit of mankind for biosensors, electricity production by hydrogen and nuclear, environmnetal pollutants analysis by solid electrodes and modified electrodes etc. Prof. Suresh Kumar Aggarwal Sun, 20 Feb 2011 10:43:22 -0000 Elemental Mass Spectrometry in Health and Environmental Sciences The Discussion Meet would cover the role of different advanced mass spectrometric techniques like accelerator based mass spectrometry (AMS) for high sensitivity determination of very small isotope ratios and also applications of ICP-MS, SIMS, GDMS, SIRMS, TIMS etc. for human health like Osteoporosis, IDA etc. Prof. Suresh Kumar Aggarwal Sun, 20 Feb 2011 10:54:38 -0000 Mass Spectrometry --Symposium cum Workshop (14th ISMAS-WS-2011) 14th ISMAS International Symposium cum Workshop was held at Tea County. Munnar, Kerala during Nov. 7-11, 2011 covering all topics of mass spectrometry. A bound Volume of Invited Talks and contributed papers as well as a Special ISMAS Souvenir cum Bulletin was released at the occasion. Prof. Suresh Kumar Aggarwal Sun, 20 Feb 2011 11:20:32 -0000 Electro Analytical Chemistry and its Applications The ISEAC-WS-2011 will focus on the role of electrochemistry for health, environment, energy, food and agriculture. The event will take Dec 7-10, 2011, in Goa. Prof. Suresh Kumar Aggarwal Sun, 20 Feb 2011 11:53:48 -0000 National Science Day Celebrations. Lecture on the topic 'Chemistry for Mankind' in Lucknow, India National Science Day is observed on February 28 every year in India. On this occasion a scientoon based lecture has been organized for the thousands of children in Lucknow in KKV College, Lucknow, India. In this unique lecture every, information will be given to young minds using a novel class of science cartoons. Pradeep Srivastava Tue, 22 Feb 2011 05:44:07 -0000 Indian National Science Day Lecture by eminent scientists on understanding of Ethics in Science Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Wed, 23 Feb 2011 05:28:57 -0000 Cognizance 2011- For a Better Tomorrow Every year Department of Chemistry, IIT Roorkee and its students organize, a Tech-fest called COGNIZANCE where various events related to Chemistry are held. This year, cognizance is going to be held on 11-13 march 2011.The various events include paper presentation, review presentation, poster presentation, guest lectures,quiz Mr Tushar Suhasaria Fri, 25 Feb 2011 11:49:47 -0000 Chemistry in every day life-New Outlook This Special article throws a different light on the basic fundamentals of Chemistry with his new vision. The subject can be made more interesting from teaching point of view as well as the depths of the concepts can be well understood if they are correlated to human and in day to day life and relations with other human beings Dr. bhavana Hastak Sat, 26 Feb 2011 07:42:46 -0000 Chemical Magic Show Chemical magic show: A set of about 40 simple Chemistry based well designed experiments to explain basic principles of chemistry using simple readily available laboratory chemicals Dr Hemant Pande Sat, 26 Feb 2011 20:06:23 -0000 Chemistry Poster Competition to celebrate IYC 2011 in India The Association of Chemistry Teachers has organised a Chemistry Poster Competition for students and teachers all over India. The posters will highlight the excitement and challenges of Chemistry as also the its rich contributions to the wellbeing of mankind. The best posters will be exhibited at different institutions. Dr Damodar Prabhu Tue, 01 Mar 2011 03:58:39 -0000 Chemistry for Today Seminars and lab demonstrations to make awareness about the applications of chemistry in our daily life. Live demonstrations to show how difficult is our life without chemistry. Jaya Varkey Wed, 02 Mar 2011 03:05:51 -0000 Department of Chemistry, St. Stephen's College inaugurates IYC2011 Special Inaugural Lecture by Prof. C.N.R. Rao, FRS on "Chemical Science: Glorious Past and Exciting Future" at St. Stephen's College, Delhi Krishna Sharma Wed, 02 Mar 2011 07:20:10 -0000 Women's Breakfast: IYC celebration in ICCM 2011 ICCM 2011 Nagpur India “Women’s Breakfast, truly a unique meeting of great minds: a glittering array of Scientific Luminaries joined in a Chemical Handshake to educate, enlighten, inspire and partner! Anjali Rahatgaonkar Sat, 05 Mar 2011 04:55:24 -0000 Regular Updates of Stamp Release On IYC2011 Tracking Of Stamps Related to IYC2011 on Kumar K nair Sat, 05 Mar 2011 05:35:40 -0000 "Holi Hai!" - The chemistry of colour @ Ruparel College, Mumbai The festival of colour in India - Holi - is coming up on March 20. TIFR celebrates with a "chai and why?" science cafe on the chemistry of colour! Join our chemistry team do a lot of experiments to find out how things are coloured! Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Mon, 07 Mar 2011 06:58:49 -0000 Continuous and Batch Process Development for Hydrogenation and other Catalytic Processes Half day presentation and workshop, describing development tools and applications for both batch and flow reactions from a wide range of industries. Examples of relevant equipment will also be on display so that a full appreciation of the topic is possible. Mrs Hadas Mills Wed, 23 Feb 2011 16:11:02 -0000 Celebration in Dibrugarh, India Our activities would include popular talks, science quiz competition, essay writing competition, poster presentation and laboratory visit for school children. Rahul Kar Thu, 17 Mar 2011 06:49:32 -0000 'Our Scientists' A Series of Knowledge Sharing This group is organizing a series of programs to promote scientific and technological activities and to improve the applications of the subject. As inaugural program, we are organizing A knowledge sharing lecture series “Our Scientist”. Dr. Monika Jain Fri, 18 Mar 2011 17:23:23 -0000 Special issue on Bioinorganic Chemistry The Indian Journal of Chemsitry, Sec A celebrates chemistry in the International Year of Chemistry with a special issue on Bioinorganic Chemistry Ms Geeta Mahadevan Thu, 24 Mar 2011 09:54:39 -0000 Science Reporter celebrates the wonders of Chemistry with a special issue Science Reporter, the largest selling popular science magazine in India, celebrates Chemistry with a special April 2011 issue Mr Hasan Jawaid Khan Fri, 01 Apr 2011 11:09:49 -0000 National Chemical Constellation Cheminar Chemical constellation cheminar, is an effort to make new constellation consisting of senior scientists, young researchers, post graduate students, academicians which will lead us to strengthen and popularize the chemistry. Dr Harsh Manchanda Wed, 06 Apr 2011 05:38:46 -0000 World Record in Period Table of Chemistry I will make an attempt to create a world record by writing all the 118 symbols of the periodic table of chemistry in the fastest possible time. Ms Meenakshi Agrawal Sun, 17 Apr 2011 07:37:59 -0000 Lecture Series in Bihar, India This activity is meant to increase the awareness of public towards many problems which curtail the scientific development of the state, especially water management... And also students and teachers to learn of various advancements in field of Science. Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Thu, 21 Apr 2011 04:54:28 -0000 Indian National Conference on Aquatic Biotoxin 2011 Recent scientific research has focused on natural products and potential bioactive compounds that have possible health benefits beyond traditional nutritional value. Over billions of years, nature has produced these organic molecules, which have varied uses, some of which are yet to be determined. The discovery of new molecule Bragadeeswaran Subramanian Sat, 23 Apr 2011 07:20:09 -0000 Role of Chemistry in Explosive Industries Explosives are nothing but one or multiple chemicals only. To know the behavior of ecplosives one should understand the chemistry of materials that are used in explosives. The people working in this industry will be educated on this subject by experts in the field. Dr Venkata srinivasa rao Narasimhadevara Sun, 08 May 2011 05:42:37 -0000 Anusandhaan- Kyun aur Kaise There will be a lecture on the topic Anusandhaan kyu aur kaise by the eminent scientist Dr Yogendra Pathak "Viyogi" on May 14th 2011...The teachers, students and research scholars would be enlightened why and hows of new research........ Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Thu, 12 May 2011 15:57:45 -0000 "Role of Chemistry in everyday life since ancient era" One Day National Level Conference in Chemistry on "Role of Chemistry in Everyday Life Since Ancient Era" is an event to promote rational spirit in society and to increase the public appreciation and understanding of Chemistry and to encourage the interest of young people in Chemistry.This will definitely enhanced the knowledge Dr, Chetankumar Masram Mon, 23 May 2011 13:35:42 -0000 Chemistry's contribution to the World Presentations were made on various topics covering biotechnology, cosmetics to modernization of the various processes that make our life more comfortable by direct or indirect contribution of Chemistry Dr Parthiban Srinivasan Mon, 09 May 2011 05:49:53 -0000 Chemistry in Human Life We are going to organise a seminar for our students showing how chemistry is part of human life. mr. Subodh Kumar jha Sun, 05 Jun 2011 17:03:22 -0000 Seeing Atoms and Molecules Interactive session by Prof V Lakshminarayan of the Raman Research Institute ,Bangalore at BGS National Public School,Bannerghatta Road in collaboration with ThinkQuest of Oracle Education Foundation Mr Ayyappan Nair Mon, 06 Jun 2011 08:51:42 -0000 Conference on Environmental Science & Technologies for Sustainable Development The conference will be held during 19th-20th August 2011. Abstracts related to the above topic may be sent by 05.07.2011. The conference will be held at Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai dr Nagajyothi K Thu, 23 Jun 2011 17:05:31 -0000 Can Crystals Be Liquids ? ask Dr.Sandeep Kumar Interactive session for students of Grades X and above on 22nd July at BGS NPS, Bangalore Mr Ayyappan Nair Sat, 09 Jul 2011 05:58:09 -0000 ATOM - the Chemistry Club of O.P.J.S. WE ARE WORKING FOR IYC 2011. Yash Agrawal Thu, 14 Jul 2011 15:46:25 -0000 Kick off celebrations our year of events by inauguration on 29th July 2011 at Mallya Aditi International school kick off events- fun experiment, talk by a chemistry professor, periodic table song and bonding activity, unreveiling our poster Preeti Sarin Tue, 19 Jul 2011 08:30:00 -0000 Chemistry for Students and Teachers -Prof .C.N.R.Rao interacts A day long program on July 27 entitled Chemistry for teachers and students is organised at JNCASR,Jakkur, Bangalore .Students and chemistry faculty from Kendriya Vidyalayas at Bangalore,Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas at Bangalore & Mysore other prominent private schools like BGSNPS,Oxford,Sri Vani ,Military school participate. Mr Ayyappan Nair Wed, 20 Jul 2011 13:59:13 -0000 Seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory Wilson College, Mumbai has organised a seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory in collaboration with B.A.S.F, Mumbai on August 10,2011 for the benefit of students, teachers and researchers Dr Damodar Prabhu Fri, 22 Jul 2011 16:18:01 -0000 Chemistry in our Everyday Life - Poster Exhibitions cum Quiz The posters are generally classified with the following genereal topics namely 1.Birth of Elements 2. Chemistry and Materials 3.Chemistry and Energy 4. Chemistry and Health 5. Chemistry and Environment and 6.Chemistry at Home Parthasarathy Seshadri Fri, 29 Jul 2011 05:48:06 -0000 Nanobiotechnology commemorative lecture A lecture by Dr Kazutoshi Haraguchi on Nanotechnology and Tissue Engineering, emphasizing what research in chemistry has yielded to Life Cciences and Regenerative Medicine Dr Samuel JK Abraham Sat, 30 Jul 2011 01:08:30 -0000 Celebration of International Year of Chemistry and 70 years of the Department of Chemistry St. Anthony's College University Grants Commission (UGC) has identified our Department of Chemistry as one of the Departments to observe “International Year of Chemistry – 2011” in a befitting manner. Aim to generate awareness about the importance of chemistry, and its application over a range of emerging issues related to chemistry, which are of i Farlando Diengdoh Sun, 07 Aug 2011 01:59:50 -0000 Chemistry and Food A presentation on the importance of IYC 2011 and Life of Madam Marie Curie,magic experiments in the chemistry of food,a short talk on the importance of chemistry and discourse with students. Mr Basheer Paravakkal Wed, 13 Jul 2011 17:51:06 -0000 Creating awareness about the chemistry in life among the students of Atomic Energy Central School There was an arrangement of a lecture programme on Chemistry - in Daily life by Dr. Suryamurthy, IGCAR Kalpakkam organized by C. Venkatesan and R.Varadarajan of Tamilnadu science Forum Kalpakkam branch On 24.02.2011 Venkatesan Chandrasekaran Sat, 26 Feb 2011 06:12:13 -0000 IYC 2011 workshop for school students National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune (IISER) and Exciting Science Group (ESG), are jointly conducting half-year long chemistry workshops for school students to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) 2011. These workshops are being held between June and Dec. Ms Wafia Masih Mon, 15 Aug 2011 04:39:03 -0000 Role of Chemistry vis-a-vis Women Empowerment To create awareness among the women students about the contribution of chemistry in relation to women empowerment and, in reciprocation, the role of women in the development of chemistry. Mr Chenna rao Devarapalli Tue, 23 Aug 2011 04:29:28 -0000 Tata Chemicals Best Chemistry Teacher Award-2011 As a part of the celebration of IYC 2011 in India,Tata Chemicals Limited, Mumbai has partnered with Association of Chemistry Teachers to institute 'Best Chemistry Teacher Award' in six categories.The Award will recognise the efforts of Chemistry teachers and educators in the cause of Chemistry Education. Dr Damodar Prabhu Thu, 25 Aug 2011 16:40:07 -0000 Chemistry – A promise for Life # Chemistry in our daily Life # Nature : A source of useful medicines (Pharmaceuticals) # Natural Fragrances, Flavors & Colorants -Their use and application. Mr Ayyappan Nair Mon, 29 Aug 2011 15:41:41 -0000 RASAYAN 2011 It is a Poster Competition for School Children (both Gevernment & Private) on " CHEMISTRY IN DAILY LIFE". Prizes and participation Certificates will be given. Scheduled on 16th September 2011. Dr Sivaswaroop Pathaneni Wed, 31 Aug 2011 09:36:53 -0000 VIGYAN JIGYASA It is aimed at providing an exposure to Chemistry lab, to the Government School Children. perhaps, it could be their First step in to a Chemistry lab. MSc Chemistry students will be the volunteers in explaining them and shall display posters in Marathi(the local language). Dr Sivaswaroop Pathaneni Wed, 31 Aug 2011 09:55:16 -0000 Chemistry Distance Learners - Who, Why, and How? SEMINAR Many working people in Chemical & Pharma Industries and those who cannot attend colleges daily, are joining Distance Learning Courses in Chemistry. It helps them to sustain and develop their interest in Chemistry. Dr Sivaswaroop Pathaneni Wed, 31 Aug 2011 10:11:40 -0000 ChemFest! - 2011 A fun filled day at Mallya Aditi International School with quizzes, interesting activities and a chemistry fair with several schools from all over Bangalore participating. Mst. Samarth Shyamanur Tue, 06 Sep 2011 13:35:09 -0000 Awareness regarding use of alternative and better fuels Presentations to bring about awareness regarding use of ethanol and dimethyl ether as alternative and better fuels in place of gasoline and diesel respectively which will help to reduce pollution, greenhouse gases and ever increasing petrol prices. Professor Shrivallabh Kamat Thu, 08 Sep 2011 12:16:23 -0000 IYC Celbration in Dibru College A daylong celebration of international year of chemistry on 24th September in Dibru college; celebration consists of painting competition, quiz competition and a popular talk. MR Zenith Buragohain Mon, 12 Sep 2011 14:19:25 -0000 Chai and Why? The Science of Fireworks Celebrate Diwali with the TIFR Outreach team in our two-part Chai and Why?series this October! From the simple diya to the precisely calibrated assembly of chemicals that go in to produce the spectacular effects in fireworks, we look at the science behind the festival of light. Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Wed, 14 Sep 2011 03:38:42 -0000 Chemistry Club IYC Lecture series A lecture series organised by Fergusson College Chemistry Club, Pune. We have completed 4 chemistry related lectures and 2 general topic lectures. many more to come !. Sana Sohoni Wed, 14 Sep 2011 04:39:25 -0000 Recent Advancements in Chemical Science Research: An Indian perspective Current chemical research activities related to various disciplines of chemical science are exploding in the world and also in India.The research fields are getting wider in the discipline of chemical sciences. Recent advancements in this regard will be discussed. Vilas Hogade Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:42:10 -0000 Recent Advances in Chemistry-An Interdisciplinary Look This is a one day seminar. Undergraduate & post graduate students (women mainly) of chemistry, microbiology, food and nutrition departments of our own college and other colleges will participate in the interaction beside the faculty members. Dr. Nilay Karchaudhuri Fri, 16 Sep 2011 06:02:19 -0000 Chemistry of a Candle - in Honor of Michael Faraday A workshop on candles involving experiments,demonstrated and performed by students will be organised in the afternoon of Sept 21'11 Mr Ayyappan Nair Sat, 17 Sep 2011 15:17:50 -0000 From Less to Green - a Chemistry Workshop My school D.L.D.A.V. N.D. BLOCK ,Pitampura Delhi , India has organised two days workshop for chemistry teachers to train students to use less chemicals to reduce pollution & move towards green chemistry mrs. Niti Kanva Mon, 19 Sep 2011 12:53:20 -0000 Fundamentals of Spectroscopic Techniques and its Applications in Elucidating Molecular Structures The seminar deliberations are being structured to cover the following themes: • UV-Vis Spectroscopy • FTIR, FTNIR & Raman Spectroscopy • 1H-NMR Spectroscopy • 13C- NMR Spectroscopy • Fluorescence Spectroscopy • Mass spectrometry Dr. Naved Malek Fri, 23 Sep 2011 04:06:14 -0000 Green Chemistry TWO DAYS CHEMISTRY WORKSHOP WAS ORGANISED BY D.L.D.A.V. N.D. BLOCK, PITAMPURA TO MOVE TOWARDS GREEN CHEMISTRY TO MAKE ENVIRONMENT POLLUTION FREE,TO REDUCE THE COST OF LAB mrs. Niti Kanva Fri, 23 Sep 2011 05:09:53 -0000 Chemistry magic show performed 15 innovative chemistry experiments as a magic and chemistry was explained Dr Hemant Pande Mon, 12 Sep 2011 16:24:18 -0000 Creating Interest in Science Fairs A SCIENCE FAIR WAS CONDUCTED ON 30 AUGUST 2011 IN KV NO1 GOLCONDA TO SELECT EXHIBITS FOR REGIONAL FAIR Mr. Anjaneyulu P Wed, 07 Sep 2011 15:03:02 -0000 National Seminar on 'Emerging Trends in Green Chemistry' and Symposium on 'Applications of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry' The annual National Convention of Association of Chemistry Teachers (NCCT2011) will be held on October 15-17,2011 at A N College, Patna,Bihar State along with a seminar on Green Chemistry and a symposium on Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (SATAC 2011) Dr Damodar Prabhu Thu, 22 Sep 2011 14:19:06 -0000 A Documentary on Madame Marie Curie A documentary is made by me on Madame Marie Curie. It will be shown in the month of November 2011 first in Shivaji University, Kolhapur India and then it will be made available for all students & public Prof. Mohite Baburao Sat, 24 Sep 2011 02:23:48 -0000 IYC 2011 Workshop on Problem solving in Chemistry V.G.Vaze College in association with HBCSE, Mumbai is organising a workshop on 'Problem solving in Chemistry' for undergraduate students from 8th-11th Nov.2011. The objective of the workshop is to help students improve conceptual understanding of chemistry Lakshmy Ravishankar Fri, 30 Sep 2011 12:02:20 -0000 IYC Quiz in Kendriya Vidyalaya in Remembrance of Curie A quiz competition is conducted on nuclear energy & life and work of madam curie. 4 students from each house participated. Mr. Anjaneyulu P Sat, 03 Sep 2011 11:33:01 -0000 Conceptual Chemistry Experiments Experiments to make school chemistry easy Dr Hemant Pande Sat, 01 Oct 2011 15:33:31 -0000 Fastest Recitation of Periodic Table by the Youngest Girl Fastest Recitation and Writing of Periodic Table by the Youngest Girl. A 10 year old Girl recites periodic table in 9.38 sec, writes all the symbols in Periodic Table and also recites all symbols H, He, Li........Uuo in 10.24 sec. Mahendra pratap Choudhary Tue, 11 Oct 2011 06:05:21 -0000 Chemistry in the service of humankind exhibition on wonders of chemistry,seminar on solving energy crisis,posters on usefulness of chemistry,career fair ,quiz on chemistry,visit to industrial estste etc. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Sat, 15 Oct 2011 11:43:42 -0000 A Quiz on the Life & Work of Marie Curie A QUIZ ON LIFE & WORK OF MARIE CURIE AND NUCLEAR ENERGY WAS CONDUCTED ON 2 SEPT' 2011 Mr. Anjaneyulu P Wed, 07 Sep 2011 14:43:10 -0000 Poster making Competition A POSTER MAKING COMPETETION WAS CONDUCTED ON 15 OCT.2011 ON THE TOPIC ' ROLE OF chemistry one day DAY OF MY LIFE" Mr. Anjaneyulu P Mon, 17 Oct 2011 15:01:51 -0000 Chemical Experiments-An Exhibition A demonstration-cum-exhibition of chemical experiments included in Chemistry syllubus of 8th,9th and 10th standards of schools in Kerala State. Mr Basheer Paravakkal Mon, 17 Oct 2011 16:55:16 -0000 Popularisation of Chemistry through writing Books in Regional Language which is included in 8th Schedule of Indian Constitution I have written the 1st text book of Chemistry in Maithili Language for popularising Chemistry among the Maithili knowing people as IYC 2011 celebrations in the uniquest of ways. Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:38:06 -0000 Chemical Magic on Television for Nagpur Door Darshan Dr Hemant Pande and a team of 7 students of Hislop College Nagpur India has performed ten Experimental demonstrations for a Television show f Dr Hemant Pande Thu, 13 Oct 2011 14:30:39 -0000 INSPIRE Internship Camp Inspire Camp involves lectures, Direct interactions, Group Discussions amongst the distinguished scientists and the young students & lab visits and science related demonstrations in order to attract the young generations towards basic sciences. Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Thu, 27 Oct 2011 01:18:24 -0000 Contributions of Madam Curie A Workshop on "Contributions of Madam Curie " will be organised at Jagdam College and Jaglal College, Chapra, Bihar, India on November 5, 2011 to commemorate the centenery of the award of Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Madam Marie Curie. Dr Damodar Prabhu Sun, 30 Oct 2011 08:17:30 -0000 Recent Trends in Chemistry The National Conference on 'Recent Trends in Chemistry' is being organised by Department of Chemistry, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim, India on January 23-25, 2012 to update the scientific and academic communities with the current advancement in different areas of Chemistry. Dr Damodar Prabhu Sun, 30 Oct 2011 12:15:48 -0000 Concept Test in Chemistry A national level ACT-IYC 2011 Concept Test in Chemistry will be organised on December 17, 2011 by Association of Chemistry Teachers, the registered body of Chemistry educators in India. The test is planned to assess the conceptual understanding of Chemistry among undergraduate students. Dr Damodar Prabhu Sun, 30 Oct 2011 13:11:05 -0000 Chai and Why? Astrochemistry: Exploring the outer space laboratory Amazing chemical reactions happen in clouds of gas and dust that lie between the stars. These molecular clouds are billions of km across with cold atoms and molecules well-spaced and hit by cosmic rays. How do we know what molecules are there? What kind of chemical reactions dominate when it is so cold and rare? Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Fri, 04 Nov 2011 05:01:23 -0000 Seminar cum Poster Presentation on "Safety and Maintenance of Dairy Products Processing" and Quiz Contest The Dept. of Food Technology of Gurunanak Institute of Technology, Sodepur, Kolkata-114, W.B.India has organized a Seminar cum Poster Presentation on "Safety and Maintenance of Dairy Products Processing" and Quiz Contest on 03rd November,2011 as a part of celebration of International Year of Chemistry. Sunita Adhikari Fri, 04 Nov 2011 07:59:08 -0000 Use of Edible Oil in Proper Perspective As a part of the celebration of International year of Chemistry the Department of Food Technology has organized an invited talk on "Use of Edible Oil in Proper Perspective" on 04.11.11. Sunita Adhikari Fri, 04 Nov 2011 09:55:24 -0000 CHEM-O-PHILIA CHEM-O-PHILIA (29 Nov, 1 & 3 Dec.2011) is an intra- as well as inter-Collegiate activity, comprising: Screening of movies on Marie Curie & Environmental Issues, Aptitude Test Presentations on various topics & Chemical Housie on Elements & their applications. Mrs. Aruna Sharma Tue, 08 Nov 2011 14:45:19 -0000 Chemfiesta 2011 Popular talk, chemical magic show and Chemistry Quiz competition on 26th Nov,2011 Dr Palashmoni Saikia Thu, 10 Nov 2011 17:30:52 -0000 Visit to central institute of plastic engineering and technological and shivam chemicals Students got an oppurtunity to observe, closely the practical applications of chemistry in industrial sector Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Mon, 31 Oct 2011 06:19:26 -0000 Chemistry for Human Being - a quiz and essay competition held at the Regional Science center, in Bhubaneswar Students of class viii, ix , x got an opportunity to attend the competition on Quiz and Essay on the topic "chemistry for human being". Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Tue, 08 Nov 2011 04:52:00 -0000 An inter-school poster competition on the theme ‘Chemistry in Life’ 12 Nov : DAV Public School, Unit-VIII ,Bhubaneswar celebrated the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) 2011 today in the school.An inter-school poster competition on the theme ‘Chemistry in Life’ was held on this occasion in which 40 students from 20 different schools spread all over Odisha participated. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Mon, 14 Nov 2011 07:18:36 -0000 Green Chemistry in Odisha In the seminar the students from 21 schools of odisha had participated and displayed beautiful and scientific powerpoint presentations on “GREEN CHEMISTRY”. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Mon, 21 Nov 2011 07:22:05 -0000 Chai and Why? Molecules that modulate your mood Chai and Why? is TIFR's twice-a-month science cafe. Prof. Vidita Vaidya looks at the variety of molecules that serve as messengers between neurons in the brain. Some of them including serotonin, norepinephrine, anandamide and dopamine are molecules that shape complex emotions like happiness, motivation, fear and love. Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Tue, 22 Nov 2011 05:47:26 -0000 Lec/Demo (Marathi): rasayanshastratil gamti-jamti (chemistry is fun!) TIFR Public Outreach and Pratibha Study Circle Mulund bring you a lecture-demonstration specially for the International Year of Chemistry on 7th Dec. 2011. This programme will be in Marathi, and will showcase a series of fun hand-on chemistry experiments, many of which can be done with simple "chemicals" found in the kitchen! Prof. Arnab Bhattacharya Mon, 28 Nov 2011 05:19:42 -0000 “INSPIRE” - a seminar on the Indian department of science and technology program A seminar talk on the theme “INSPIRE” a programme initiated by DST (department of science and technology) was given by prof. T.K.chandrasekhar, Director NISER Bhubaneswar which was based on the different avenues in the field of chemistry. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Mon, 28 Nov 2011 06:01:34 -0000 An inter-school quiz on Chemistry An inter-school quiz on Chemistry was organised on November 26 in which participants from 22 schools from all over Odisha took part. The competition was held in six rounds and six schools qualified for the final rounds Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Mon, 28 Nov 2011 06:19:10 -0000 New Methodologies in Chemistry Education Royal College of Arts , Science and Commerce,Mira Road, Thane Distict ,India has organised a National level Seminar on "New Methodologies in Chemistry Education' on December 20, 2011 to address the new challenges in Chemistry Education. Dr Damodar Prabhu Mon, 28 Nov 2011 16:47:55 -0000 Science Exhibition on Non conventional energy sources Non conventional energy sources" which consist of those energy sources that are infinite, natural, and renewable. Harnessing of non-conventional, & environment friendly energy resource is vital for steering the global energy supplies towards a sustainable path instead of depleting fossil fuel. towards sustainable path. Mr Pravin Bendle Fri, 02 Dec 2011 10:17:21 -0000 National Chemistry Day The routine celebrations of National Chemistry Day are being specialised this year for ear-marking the International Year of Chemistry. This year our aim is to reach chemistry and its importance to the lay-man. Dr Prem Mohan Mishra Sun, 04 Dec 2011 10:30:50 -0000 Safety of Processed Foods The Dept. of Food Technology, GNIT is celebrating The International Year of Chemistry & Sesquicentenary of Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray by various activities throughout the year.As a part of it the Department is organizing one day seminar on safety of Processed Foods on 19th December,2011 Sunita Adhikari Thu, 08 Dec 2011 05:49:50 -0000 Materials: Atom to Molecule This December 16th, 2011 gathering will be discussed the current trends in the chemistry research and main emphasis is on the facts abouts the role of mateials chemistry in the development of country in a large and mankind in specific. The main focus on catalysis, energy and environment. Dr Sanjay Thakare Fri, 09 Dec 2011 02:04:28 -0000 An Industrial visit students visited the Industry "OMFED", Bhubaneswar, to observe many machines,workers and locomotives to produce packed milk, curd , ice-creams and many other items. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Fri, 09 Dec 2011 05:56:24 -0000 Essay Competition for school and college students An essay compitition is organised on the topics as follows 1. Chemistry in Daily life 2. Chemistry:The mothor of Sciences 3. Major discoveries in chemistry and its role on society Prof. Ghanasham Sathe Sun, 11 Dec 2011 17:23:56 -0000 Erudite Escapade - Science and Art Exhibition A two day Science and Art exhibition “ERUDITE ESCAPADE” (an exciting journey to acquire knowledge) was held on 10.12.11 and 12.12.11 as a part of IYC celebration. Dr. Bhagyabati Nayak Wed, 14 Dec 2011 07:14:31 -0000 Microscale Techniques in Experimental Chemistry A two day workshop on Microscale Techniques in Experimental Chemistry will be organised on December 16-17,2011 at AN College, Patna, Bihar, India for the benefit of Chemistry teachers of Patna based colleges. The focus will be on promotion of Green Chemistry practices and safety in the laboratory Dr Damodar Prabhu Wed, 14 Dec 2011 13:27:54 -0000 A mini Symposium to Celebrate IYC-2011 We are planning to present some interesting Chemistry Topics from Literature. This topic will help the chemists in knowing more about the recent advancements in this domain. Dr Sunil Mandal Mon, 19 Dec 2011 08:05:00 -0000