International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Science Festival Takakazu Yoshioka   |   added on Dec 03, 2011    |    Japan Visitors experience of science by junior high and high school students: We make a plan of the science lecture by Dr. Fujishima who is the president of Tokyo University of Science.
Topic: chemistry education, seminars Audience: general public

Surface Science - Towards Nano, Bio-, and Green Innovation Tetsuya Hasegawa   |   added on Dec 01, 2011    |    Japan ISSS-6 is the 6th in a series of International Symposium on Surface Science organized by the Surface Science Society of Japan. This symposium highlights the recent achivements in surface science and relevant fields, focusing on nano, bio-, and green technologies.
Topic: conferences, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, graduate students

Women in Science and Education Yoshie Soma   |   added on Nov 19, 2011    |    Japan International symposium entitled "wemen Science and Education" is held at Kobe University on december 19th (Mon) from 13:30-17:30. Symposium is composed 3 lectures, panel discussion and display of Madam Curie.
Topic: networking, encouragement of women scientists Audience: women chemists, students, professors, educators, industrial chemists, professional chemists, post graduate students

Akita Environmental Remediation Consortium:One Day Chemical Experiment for Primary Students Masataka Ogasawara   |   added on Nov 17, 2011    |    Japan This event is one-day school for the primary student about stone, rock, leaf soil, etc. Some chemical analyses show that such materials have various functions and character.
Topic: chemistry education Audience: school children