International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The Robert Boyle Seminar Elizabethanne Boran   |   added on Nov 01, 2011    |    Ireland This one day seminar will focus on the life and work of Robert Boyle, and will take place at the Edward Worth Library, Dublin
Topic: chemistry education, seminars Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, universities

Robert Boyle Science Festival John Sodeau   |   added on Sep 15, 2011    |    Ireland A three-day event to be held at Lismore Castel to celebrate the 350th Anniversary orf the publication of Robert Boyle's, "The Sceptical Chemyst". Lectures and Discussions about the evolution of the atmosphere, climate change and the Life of Boyle will be held in addition to Astronomy Classes and Chemical Demonstrations.
Topic: demonstrations, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, school children, secondary schools, tertiary education, graduate students

Limerick - Exhibition: “Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)” Annaïk Genson   |   added on Jul 27, 2011    |    Ireland The Materials and Surface Science Institute at the University of Limerick is hosting in August the exhibition "Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)" in partnership with the Embassy of France in Ireland as part of the International Year of Chemistry 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Royal Irish Academy Discourse: Molecules that changed the world by Prof K.C. Nicolaou (Scripps) Gilly Clarke   |   added on Jul 25, 2011    |    Ireland A lecture by Professor K.C. Nicolaou (Scripps Research Institute) will take place on 3 November 2011 at 6pm at the Royal Irish Academy, 19 Dawson St, Dublin 2. Admission free but booking essential at www.ria.ie
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience:

Elements - The Beauty of Chemistry David Grayson   |   added on Jul 18, 2011    |    Ireland An exhibition that brings together Science and Art, focusing on selected elements from the Periodic Table. It includes an Atomic Kitchen, where visitors can do experiments, and there is a series of associated lab-based workshops specially designed to cater for the younger generation.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, art and science Audience: general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools students