International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Marie Curie and Aspects of the History of Radiochemistry Nick Evans   |   added on Sep 24, 2010    |    United Kingdom The meeting, organised by the RSC's Radiochemistry and Historical Groups, will celebrate the life and achievements of Marie Curie.
Topic: marie curie, history Audience: professional chemists, students, general public

The Fifth Mitsui Chemicals International Symposium on Catalysis Science (MICS2011) Shiro Shichijyo   |   added on Sep 24, 2010    |    Japan The Mitsui Chemicals International Symposium on Catalysis Science (MICS) represents a unique opportunity for chemists from around the world to discuss the importance and accomplishments of catalysis science. At MICS2011 under the theme of Catalysis Science and Its Contribution to Sustainable Development.
Topic: conferences, celebrating chemistry, networking, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: professional chemists, students, industrial chemists, general public, post graduate students, universities, professors, secondary school students, school children, research scientists, educational institutions

Química en todo -Chemistry all around Víctor Roda   |   added on Sep 24, 2010    |    Spain Un blog en el que los estudiantes irán contando los resultados de sus investigaciones en torno a las sustancias químicas que nos rodean. A blog in which students will write the results of their investigations on the chemicals that surround us. In principle it is planed to be written in English and Spanish.
Topic: chemistry education, website Audience: students, educators, general public, secondary schools, teachers, secondary school students

Fabbricato dall'uomo. Chimica e modernizzazione in Italia [Man-made. Chemistry and Modernity in Italy] Daniele Pozzi   |   added on Sep 22, 2010    |    Italy Conference on the history of chemical industry, organized by Archivio del Cinema Industriale (Industrial Films Archive) at LIUC University. The conference will show the evolution of industrial chemistry in Italy, from 1940s to 1990, trough contributions of business historians, industrialists and trough historical documentaries
Topic: conferences, chemical industry Audience: students, educators, general public, post graduate students, universities, professors, tertiary education, teachers, high schools, educational institutions, research scientists, industrial chemists, secondary school students

The American Chemical Society's IYC 2011 website Liezl Perez   |   added on Sep 20, 2010    |    United States As part of the IYC-2011 initiative, the American Chemical Society has sponsored a website to promote chemistry to the general public and assist interested users in finding and sponsoring outreach activities in 2011. This website is a single-source portal containing the ACS' contribution to this truly global celebration.
Topic: planners, materials, resources, website Audience: educators, general public, universities, teachers, school children, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools, graduate students, secondary school students