International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Green Solvents – Alternative Fluids in Science and Application Kathleen Too   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    United Kingdom To mark the International Year of Chemistry in 2011, Green Chemistry has published a themed issue on green solvents- alternative fluids in science and application. This themed issue contains articles by world-leading chemists detailing the recent advances and challenges faced in this area.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, decision makers

Centre for Molecular and Structural Biochemistry Spring Meeting Stephen Ashworth   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United Kingdom The annual Spring Meeting of the Centre for Molecular and Structural Biochemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, seminars, biotechnology, chemical biology Audience: professional chemists, research scientists, post graduate students

Discover Chemistry and Pharmacy Stephen Ashworth   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United Kingdom A one night residential course designed to give Yr 12 pupils a taste of chemistry and pharmacy at university.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: secondary schools students, sixth form students

Chemistry Central Journal special issue to celebrate the achievements of women in chemistry Jan Kuras   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United Kingdom Papers are welcomed for a Special Issue in Chemistry Central Journal to celebrate the achievements of women in chemistry. As part of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 (IYC 2011), Chemistry Central Journal is producing a Special Issue to highlight significant achievements and current innovative research.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: research scientists

Chemistry Central Journal special issue on Advances in Peptide Chemistry and Medicinal Application Jan Kuras   |   added on Feb 28, 2011    |    United Kingdom Papers are welcomed for a Special Issue in Chemistry Central Journal to cover "Advances in Peptide Chemistry and Medicinal Application". As part of the International Year of Chemistry, we would like to highlight some of the important contributions that peptide chemistry has made to the field of medicine.
Topic: medicinal chemistry, biological chemistry Audience: research scientists