International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Students Projects - Theory of atoms and molecules: introduction course Andrea C. Navas Calixto   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Students proyects to celebrate IYC 2011. We present the videos and educational materials for dissemination on topics such as atomic models, history of chemistry and quantum chemistry. Student projects were made in class theory of atoms and molecules in Chemistry program at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá - Colombia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, website Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools

Chemistry and Sustainable Development Forum Grupo MEQ   |   added on May 13, 2011    |    Colombia Our goal with this activity is to show university community, industry and general public, to chemistry as a central science that helps solve global needs. We are going to show the interactions of the chemical industry, chemical processes environmentally friendly, green chemistry and its social commitment.
Topic: sustainable chemistry, green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, educators, industrial chemists, post graduate students

Colombian Plants Biodiversity Sandra Cotes   |   added on May 03, 2011    |    Colombia The Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia will be hosting its first Symposium on Colombian Caribbean-plants biodiversity for exchanging information on the latest scientific developments in the field, perspectives and future.
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, conferences Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, research scientists, universities, post graduate students

From Nanomedicine to Chemical Ecology - a Series of Conferences, in Colombia, on topics covering the main goals of the IYC 2011 Barbara Moreno-murillo   |   added on Apr 28, 2011    |    Colombia First Conference: "The importance of Chemistry in Nanomedicine Development as new care on Health", by Doctor Laura Lechuga scientist of the International Center of Nanotecnology at Barcelona, Spain. April 29, 4 pm at the National Library Luis Angel Arango of the State Bank (Banco de la Republica)
Topic: chemistry education, conferences Audience: teachers, professional chemists, high school students, students

The Aqueous disolutions and the Development of Life Grupo MEQ   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Colombia This workshop is directed to high school teachers. Our goals are: Recognizing the diversity of contextual relationships of water, deal with the chemical and physical properties of aqueous solutions and raise awareness about the impact of the activities of people on water quality and our social responsibility in that.
Topic: water, environment Audience: professors, educators