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Catalysis Square: Important key technology for green, sustainable innovation Kotohiro Nomura   |   added on Aug 08, 2011    |    Japan “Catalysis Square: Important key technology for green, sustainable innovation” is a special public event on occasion of International Symposium on Catalysis and fine Chemicals 2011. The event consists of a special lecture for junior high and high school students, exhibitions, video and brief demonstrations for better understa
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IYC 2011 Commemorative Symposium in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Chiaki Mano   |   added on Aug 05, 2011    |    Japan National Center of Sciences (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan), Oct. 27, 2011 ~ Oct. 28, 2011
Topic: conferences, workshops Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, educational institutions

The 5th Symposium on Biorelevant Chemistry CSJ Tatsuya  Nabeshima   |   added on Aug 05, 2011    |    Japan This domestic symposium is aimed to develop and activate the field of biorelevant chemistry including biofunctional chemistry, biotechnology, etc. Invited lectures, oral presentations and poster presentations will be given by professors, researchers and students.
Topic: chemistry, biotechnology Audience: professional chemists, industrial chemists, professors, graduate students, post graduate students, students, women chemists, research scientists

Chemistry and safety for nuclear power plant Takeshi Yamauchi   |   added on Aug 05, 2011    |    Japan A lecture for the general public will be held during the annual meeting of The Electrochemical Society of Japan in Niigata. Two scientists engaged in nuclear chemistry research will give us a talk concerning chemistry and safety with regard to nuclear power plants.
Topic: an extension course for general public Audience: general public, members of the electrochemical society of japan

Chemistry Lab for Kids and Teachers, Fabrication of a Voltaic Cell in the Edo Era Kazuaki Hiroki   |   added on Aug 05, 2011    |    Japan Students and teachers understand the mechanism of voltaic cells, through the experiments from the Japanese first chemistry book "Seimi-Kaiso (1837)" written by Yoan Udagawa.
Topic: seminar and workshop Audience: students, teachers and general public, decision makers