International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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On the Role of Chemistry Research in National Development N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on May 23, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The International Conference on Chemical Sciences 20-22 June 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka is organized by the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon. The theme of the conference is Role of Chemistry Research in National Development.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, workshops Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, post graduate students, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education

Chemistry in All Dimensions Symposium Yigit Altay   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Turkey "Chemistry in All Dimensions" Symposium, 19-22 October 2011, will gather people from all areas and from all ages. In four days, in addition to conferences, discussion sessions, workshops and poster presentations, chemistry project competitions, exhibitions and enjoyable experiment demonstrations will take place.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators

Acid Rain Effects Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Argentina Junior high school students will perform some experiments in order to understand the effects of acid rain over construction materials
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, high schools, secondary schools, secondary school students

Importance of Chemistry to Consumers and Industrial Products Robert Davidson   |   added on May 17, 2011    |    United States Develop posters to show employees and the general public how important chemistry is to making our products work. Chemistry makes possible the range of adhesives, abrasives, health products, light control films and other products we sell.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, educators, teachers

Students Projects - Theory of atoms and molecules: introduction course Andrea C. Navas Calixto   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Students proyects to celebrate IYC 2011. We present the videos and educational materials for dissemination on topics such as atomic models, history of chemistry and quantum chemistry. Student projects were made in class theory of atoms and molecules in Chemistry program at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá - Colombia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, website Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools