International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC Global Water Experiment in the Philippines Ma. Cecilia Almeda   |   added on Dec 12, 2011    |    Philippines The event happened last November 17, 2011, at MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology, Iligan City, in celebration of the International Year of Chemistry. It was participated by freshmen students from ten (10) secondary schools.
Topic: global water experiment, ph of the planet, salinity, solar still Audience: students, general public, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Essay Competition for school and college students Ghanasham Sathe   |   added on Dec 11, 2011    |    India 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
Topic: Audience: students, educators, post graduate students, secondary school students, school children

Scientist talk event "Nobel prize of chemistry 2011 This is quasi-crystal" Moeko Tabata   |   added on Dec 11, 2011    |    Japan We will have a chemist studying about quasi-crystal, Prof.An-Pang Tsai, at the scientist talk event on 23th Dec. Let's learn about quasi-crystal, and learn what is "order" through the structure of quasi-crystal.
Topic: seminars, chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: general public, students, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools students

An Industrial visit Bhagyabati Nayak   |   added on Dec 09, 2011    |    India students visited the Industry "OMFED", Bhubaneswar, to observe many machines,workers and locomotives to produce packed milk, curd , ice-creams and many other items.
Topic: chemistry and its application Audience: students, teachers, secondary school students, women chemists

A short portrait of quebec chemists and biochemists Yvan Ouellet   |   added on Dec 09, 2011    |    Canada A short biography of celebrate or unknown chemists and biochemists. Most worked or lived in Quebec (Canada) and some are world celebrities. Others had influence on chemistry, biochemistry, teaching and scientific vulgarization.
Topic: educational materials Audience: chemists, biochemists, general public