International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Semana de la quĂ­mica/ Chemistry's week at UAM Iztapalapa Armin Hernandez-gordillo   |   added on Mar 22, 2011    |    Mexico The chemistry's week at UAM Iztapalapa will include conferences on research topics relevant to the region and especially on research realized in UAM Iztapalapa.
Topic: conferences, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, high schools

Biological Chemistry workshop: Protein Folding, Misfolding and Design Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Mar 16, 2011    |    Mexico The main objectives of this workshop are: to generate a forum for a multidisciplinary discussion on protein folding, misfolding and design; to use this forum to introduce graduate students and young researchers to these research topics; to promote the interactions between senior and young researchers.
Topic: workshops, chemistry education, networking Audience: students, professors, research scientists, universities

From the Big Bang to the IYC: Exposition on the Road Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Mexico Within the celebrations of the International year of Chemistry, 2011, the School of Chemistry at UNAM and the CARSO Group have joined efforts to bring chemistry to society and have organized an itinerant exposition if four commercial plazas of CARSO Group.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, industrial chemists, educational institutions

Luis E. Miramontes Image Gallery Octavio Miramontes   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    Mexico This is the first public image gallery devoted entirely to Luis E. Miramontes, one of the top Mexican chemists of all times.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students

Coloquia in Fundamental Chemistry Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Feb 22, 2011    |    Mexico There will be a series of colloquia on diverse aspects of modern, fundamental chemistry, along this 2011, with participants from different mexican universities and from different countries.
Topic: conferences, networking, seminars Audience: graduate students, professors, research scientists, universities