International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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INSPIRE Internship Camp Prem Mohan Mishra   |   added on Oct 27, 2011    |    India Inspire Camp involves lectures, Direct interactions, Group Discussions amongst the distinguished scientists and the young students & lab visits and science related demonstrations in order to attract the young generations towards basic sciences.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, educational materials Audience: students, professors, educators, high schools, school children, secondary schools students, educational institutions

How much arsenic do we eat? Analytical chemists make light work in tracking potentially harmful chemicals Julian Tyson   |   added on Oct 25, 2011    |    United States Lecture-demonstration about applications of spectroscopy with particular reference to arsenic in rice. Members of the audience will be recruited for subsequent citizen scientist activity and will take home a test kit to measure arsenic in rice and water.
Topic: demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, teachers, secondary school students, high schools, school children

Popularisation of Chemistry through writing Books in Regional Language which is included in 8th Schedule of Indian Constitution Prem Mohan Mishra   |   added on Oct 19, 2011    |    India I have written the 1st text book of Chemistry in Maithili Language for popularising Chemistry among the Maithili knowing people as IYC 2011 celebrations in the uniquest of ways.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, publications Audience: students, general public, professors, professional chemists, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, decision makers, high schools, tertiary education, secondary schools students

An Evening of Lectures and Demonstration for the General Public Ying Zheng   |   added on Oct 17, 2011    |    Canada Hosted by Greg Patenaude and Rene Boere
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, decision makers, high schools, school children, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Chemistry in the service of humankind Bhagyabati Nayak   |   added on Oct 15, 2011    |    India exhibition on wonders of chemistry,seminar on solving energy crisis,posters on usefulness of chemistry,career fair ,quiz on chemistry,visit to industrial estste etc.
Topic: seminars, hands-on activities, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, art Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools