International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Categorizing Halogen Bonding and other Noncovalent Interactions Involving Halogen Atoms Pierangelo Metrangolo   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    Italy The meeting “Categorizing Halogen Bonding and Other Noncovalent Interactions Involving Halogen Atoms” will be held in Sigüenza, Guadalajara, Spain on August 20-21, 2011, as a satellite event to the IUCr2011 (Madrid) and under the sponsorship of the IUPAC.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities

Viaggio nella Storia della Scienza: la Chimica Valentina Domenici   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    Italy Conferences about Chemistry: “History of Chemistry and its Future role in the Society”. These conferences are open to everybody and they are organized in order to have a large partecipation of young people and students. This initiative is in the contest of a one-year activities by the Museo di Storia Naturale di Rosignano.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences Audience: students, general public, teachers

Maria Chiara Montani, A brief history of chemistry Martha Fabbri   |   added on Feb 11, 2011    |    Italy This is a popular science book published by Sironi Editore in the series Galápagos. After a background in chemistry, the author Maria Chiara Montani was trained as a science communicator at the School in Science communication, Sissa-Isas, Trieste. She is currently working in school books publishing sector.
Topic: publications, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers

Progetto d'eccellenza 2011 - Spettroscopia e Astrochimica (Spectroscopy and Astrochemistry) Matteo Soldi   |   added on Feb 03, 2011    |    Italy In Valle d'Aosta, Italia, studenti della scuola secondaria di secondo grado studieranno la chimica delle stelle grazie alla spettroscopia stellare * In the Aosta Valley, Italy, high school students will study star chemistry thanks to stellar spectroscopy
Topic: astrochemistry, spectroscopy, astronomy, astrophysics Audience: high schools

ChimicaMente 2011 Giuditta Peliti   |   added on Jan 28, 2011    |    Italy Rome BASF site promotes importance of chemistry via contest for Latium area high school students.
Topic: chemistry education competition Audience: students