International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Ireland Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 IYC Chemistry award PharmaChemical Ireland will sponsor an IYC Chemistry Award at SciFest, this is a is a local one-day science fair held in third level colleges and open to all second level students. A SciFest fair includes a competition and exhibition of projects, a selection of science talks, science demonstrations in the college laboratories Mrs Siobhan Murphy Sun, 12 Sep 2010 20:39:42 -0000 Breakfast Networking - Limerick, Ireland University of Limerick will host the networking breakfast meeting in Ireland Mrs Siobhan Murphy Tue, 26 Oct 2010 14:58:04 -0000 Capturing Chemistry In Summer 2011 NUI Galway will exhibit artworks about Chemistry. We would like you to submit an artwork, which draws attention to chemistry in the everyday world. Peter Crowley Fri, 19 Nov 2010 14:36:09 -0000 ChemED-Ireland Annual Conference University College Cork Ireland ChemED-Ireland Annual Conference Sat. 22 October 2011 10am to 4.30pm will be held in University College Cork, Ireland Mrs Siobhan Murphy Fri, 19 Nov 2010 17:55:26 -0000 Science Fair PharmaChemical Ireland along with Medical Devices, Food and Drink and Plastics Ireland will have a interactive stand at the BT Young Scientist Exhibition- 12th-15th January Mrs Siobhan Murphy Fri, 19 Nov 2010 18:19:24 -0000 The Boyle-Higgins Award of the Institute of Chemistry of Ireland: "A Journey through Organic Chemistry" by Prof. Frank Hegarty The Boyle-Higgins Award and Medal of the Institute of Chemistry of Ireland goes to Prof. Frank Hegarty of University College Dublin (UCD). His Award Lecture, "A Journey through Organic Chemistry", will be given in UCD Thursday 27 Jan (School of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, 5 pm) to coincide with the Paris launch of IYC. Dr. Brian Murray Tue, 25 Jan 2011 17:38:12 -0000 Chemistry & Light The RSC in conjunction with ISTA will present "Chemistry & Light" demonstration lecture suitable for senior cycle students (TY, 5th & 6th years) and their teachers in the Edmund Burke in Trinity College this Friday 20th May. There are two sittings 11am and 2pm. Pre-booking is essential contact Dr Rachel Evans, School of Chemis Ms Mary Mullaghy Wed, 18 May 2011 00:06:52 -0000 ISTA Senior Science Quiz 2011 The Regional Finals of the ISTA Senior Science Quiz will be held nationally on Thursday 17th November at 7.30pm and the Final which is sponsored by PharmaChemical Ireland & Royal Society of Chemistry will be held in Trinity College on Saturday 26th November with Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin as quizmaster. Ms Mary Mullaghy Thu, 30 Jun 2011 19:49:16 -0000 Book launch - « Marie-Curie et ses filles – Lettres » by Hélène Langevin-Joliot, Marie Curie’s grand-daughter This is a unique occasion to meet Marie Curie’s grand-daughter Hélène Langevin-Joliot. She will reflect on Marie Curie’s life... Dr Annaïk Genson Mon, 04 Jul 2011 15:36:08 -0000 An Afternoon With Radioactivity To celebrate the Tercentenary of the School of Chemistry of Trinity College Dublin, and the 100th anniversary of the award of the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Marie Curie, the School invites you to attend an open lecture series “An Afternoon with Radioactivity”. Dr Annaïk Genson Tue, 05 Jul 2011 15:12:49 -0000 Elements - The Beauty of Chemistry An exhibition that brings together Science and Art, focusing on selected elements from the Periodic Table. It includes an Atomic Kitchen, where visitors can do experiments, and there is a series of associated lab-based workshops specially designed to cater for the younger generation. Professor David Grayson Mon, 18 Jul 2011 16:08:58 -0000 Royal Irish Academy Discourse: Molecules that changed the world by Prof K.C. Nicolaou (Scripps) A lecture by Professor K.C. Nicolaou (Scripps Research Institute) will take place on 3 November 2011 at 6pm at the Royal Irish Academy, 19 Dawson St, Dublin 2. Admission free but booking essential at Ms. Gilly Clarke Mon, 25 Jul 2011 11:41:08 -0000 Limerick - Exhibition: “Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)” The Materials and Surface Science Institute at the University of Limerick is hosting in August the exhibition "Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)" in partnership with the Embassy of France in Ireland as part of the International Year of Chemistry 2011. Dr Annaïk Genson Wed, 27 Jul 2011 08:44:27 -0000 Robert Boyle Science Festival A three-day event to be held at Lismore Castel to celebrate the 350th Anniversary orf the publication of Robert Boyle's, "The Sceptical Chemyst". Lectures and Discussions about the evolution of the atmosphere, climate change and the Life of Boyle will be held in addition to Astronomy Classes and Chemical Demonstrations. John Sodeau Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:08:05 -0000 The Robert Boyle Seminar This one day seminar will focus on the life and work of Robert Boyle, and will take place at the Edward Worth Library, Dublin Elizabethanne Boran Tue, 01 Nov 2011 11:18:30 -0000