International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemical Light and Forensic Chemistry Carmen García-ruiz   |   added on Nov 02, 2011    |    Spain This activity will show how to obtain light by means of chemical reactions based on luminiscent phenomena and pyrotechnics reactions
Topic: workshops Audience: general public

Can you find Chemistry in your Life? Fernando Jimenez   |   added on Oct 26, 2011    |    Spain Photo Contest online for Secondary and Hig school students in Spain
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition, website Audience: chemistry, students, education, highschool students, secondary schools

Closing Ceremony IYC in Spain Concepció Roca   |   added on Oct 14, 2011    |    Spain Chemistry Day will host the Official Closing Ceremony of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 in Spain. It will take place in Barcelona at Expoquimia exhibition. Closing are: Nicole J. Moreau, President IUPAC; Carlos Negro, President Foro Química y Sociedad; and Felipe Pétriz, Spanish State Secretary for Research.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: research scientists, industrial chemists, professional chemists, educational institutions, decision makers

"Todo es Química" ("Everything is Chemistry") Julia Pecci   |   added on Oct 14, 2011    |    Spain 20 minutes Radio programe dedicated to the difusion of the Chemistry between the general public.
Topic: chemistry, household chemistry, general interest Audience: general public, domestic chemistry, education, chemistry, divulgation

Problems Solving in Forensic Chemistry Mercedes Torre   |   added on Oct 13, 2011    |    Spain Specialist in forensic chemistry (members of the spanish Scientific Police and Civil Guard, and Teachers and research scientists of Forensic Chemistry of Alcala University, Madrid, Spain) explain how to deal with real forensic chemistry cases such as explosives, abuse drugs, environmental forensic pollutants, etc.
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, analytical chemistry Audience: students, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, tertiary education