International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Awareness regarding use of alternative and better fuels Shrivallabh Kamat   |   added on Sep 08, 2011    |    India Presentations to bring about awareness regarding use of ethanol and dimethyl ether as alternative and better fuels in place of gasoline and diesel respectively which will help to reduce pollution, greenhouse gases and ever increasing petrol prices.
Topic: chemistry Audience: students, teachers, research scientists, general public, decision makers

ChemFest! - 2011 Samarth Shyamanur   |   added on Sep 06, 2011    |    India A fun filled day at Mallya Aditi International School with quizzes, interesting activities and a chemistry fair with several schools from all over Bangalore participating.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, quiz, chemistry fair Audience: highschool students, chemistry lovers

Chemistry Distance Learners - Who, Why, and How? SEMINAR Sivaswaroop Pathaneni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    India Many working people in Chemical & Pharma Industries and those who cannot attend colleges daily, are joining Distance Learning Courses in Chemistry. It helps them to sustain and develop their interest in Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, networking Audience: industrial chemists, general public, graduate students

VIGYAN JIGYASA Sivaswaroop Pathaneni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    India It is aimed at providing an exposure to Chemistry lab, to the Government School Children. perhaps, it could be their First step in to a Chemistry lab. MSc Chemistry students will be the volunteers in explaining them and shall display posters in Marathi(the local language).
Topic: demonstrations, chemistry education Audience: secondary school students, high schools, post graduate students

RASAYAN 2011 Sivaswaroop Pathaneni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    India It is a Poster Competition for School Children (both Gevernment & Private) on " CHEMISTRY IN DAILY LIFE". Prizes and participation Certificates will be given. Scheduled on 16th September 2011.
Topic: competition Audience: students, secondary school students, school children, high schools