International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Spaces of Experimentation: The Chemistry Laboratory Throughout History Jesús Galech   |   added on Apr 24, 2011    |    Spain Exhibition at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona's Science and Technology Library showing the daily practice of chemists, their workplaces, material culture and experiments, from alchemical workshops to present day laboratories.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, exhibition Audience: students, professional chemists, post graduate students, tertiary education

Science fair Universidad de Santiago de Chile Ángel Olguín g.   |   added on Apr 20, 2011    |    Chile This project is a demonstration "in situ" of experiments development by students of Chemistry, Biochemistry, student's Teachers in Biology and Chemistry and technical's students. It will include a challenge for secondary school.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, science fair, chemistry education, conferences, networking, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, secondary schools students, tertiary education, educational institutions, women chemists, teachers, industrial chemists, universities, general public

Inauguration of International Year of Chemistry in Sri Lanka N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Apr 09, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The Inauguration ceremony of International Year of Chemistry in Sri Lanka was held on 27th January 2011. The Hon. Prof. Tissa Vitharana, Sr. Minister for Scientific graced the inaugural ceremony .
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educational institutions, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, secondary schools, decision makers, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools students

Chemistry of Wine Elmer Ledesma   |   added on Apr 01, 2011    |    United States The talk will include an overview of wine and wine making and more detailed descriptions of the chemical composition of grapes and wine, laboratory methods for analysis of grapes and wines, sensory and organoleptic methods used for wine, the role of tannin and other phenolic compounds in wine, and some potential health aspects
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education

On the relevance of chemistry & college open house event Katrien Verheyen   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Belgium During the open house day at the K.H.Kempen University College on May 8th, we have a central information stand about the relevance of chemistry for everyone's life.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry Audience: general public, secondary school students, tertiary education, school children