International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Complex Molecules in Space and can we make beer out of them? Shane Hengst   |   added on Jun 29, 2011    |    Australia Andrew Walsh brings together his research in astrochemistry and his love of beer to try and answer the question: Can we make beer in space?
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, general public, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Experimental Show Rosalind Boulton   |   added on Jun 21, 2011    |    Australia Fire and ice, smoke and explosions galore - come and celebrate the International Year of Chemistry with our chemists who are sure to excite and entertain you in this spectacular show that demonstrates what chemistry is all about!
Topic: chemistry, show, magic, demonstration Audience: children, families, students, high schools, secondary schools, univ

LF Power Memorial Lecture 2011 - The 21st Century Solar Army Kiara Liessmann   |   added on Jun 07, 2011    |    Australia Presented by Professor Harry B. Gray - Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry, and Founding Director of the Beckman Institute, California Institute of Technology. The L. F. Power Memorial Lecture is an invited lecture in honour of the memory of Les Power.
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The Australia-India Joint Symposium on Smart Nanomaterials Pawan Kashyap   |   added on Jun 02, 2011    |    Australia Conference aims to discuss various applications in the field of nanomaterials and to further strengthen collaborations between Australia and India.
Topic: seminars, workshops, nanotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students and professors.

BioPhysChem 2011 Conference Naomi Sarich   |   added on Jun 01, 2011    |    Australia A Joint meeting between the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Australian Society for Biophysics. This meeting will bring together scientists from a range of disciplines to showcase research developments while providing a collegial atmosphere for scientific exchange.
Topic: physical chemistry, biophysics, computational chemistry, conference, workshops, networking, chemistry, chemistry education, international year of chemistry, internatioal keynote speakers, research, research developments, scientific exchange Audience: educators, professors, research scientists, students, industry contacts, universities, post graduate students