International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Global Water Experiment in Turkey - Küresel su deneyi Nurşen Kalyoncu   |   added on Dec 20, 2011    |    Turkey As Amasya Science and Art Center teachers and students, we have made the analyses of the water of Yesilırmak river that cross through the city.
Topic: research, celebrating chemistry, demonstrations Audience: students, teachers, professional chemists, secondary school students

Peptide Synthesis Research Award Program James Chou   |   added on Aug 08, 2011    |    United States LifeTein has implemented the LifeTein Research Award Program in recognition of the excellent research being conducted in the face of continued national grant funding reductions and decreased R&D budgets.
Topic: research, reward, chemistry experiments, sustainable and green chemistry, analytical chemistry Audience: researchers, professional chemists, peptides, chemical synthesis, peptide synthesis

Monitoring of Fresh Water Bodies Pedro Robles   |   added on Jul 13, 2011    |    Puerto Rico Water monitoring of fresh water bodies by public school students from elementary, intermediate and high school students. Undergraduate students of Caribbean University are also participating in the water monitoring program.
Topic: water monitoring, water, chemistry courses, demonstrations, rivers, streams, educational materials, science Audience: students, educators, research, undergraduate students, university, undergraduate research, public school research, high school, intermediate school, children, water quality, elementary school

Small is Beautiful: Everyday Applications and Advances in Nanochemistry Tanya Fogg   |   added on Jul 12, 2011    |    United States Advances in nanochemistry will continue to create applications that may someday impact global economics and stir debate about environmental and health concerns. Join Dr. Paul Weiss, editor of ACS Nano and Director of California NanoSystems Institute, as he takes us on a journey to discover the role of these tiny materials in
Topic: chemistry, nanotechnology, research Audience: nanochemists, chemists, scientists, professors, students, graduate students, education, teachers

Small Business Innovation Research Funding Opportunities - Priority Areas for 2012 Tanya Fogg   |   added on Jul 12, 2011    |    United States Free ACS Webinar for entrepreneurs/small businesses! ? Dr. Ali Andalibi with National Cancer Institute(NCI) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development Center will discuss funding opportunities for small firms to apply cutting edge and high risk scientific and engineering research to pursue commercial opportunities
Topic: innovation, business, funding, research, commercial, industry Audience: small business, entrepreneurs, chemists, engineers, post docs