International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chai and Why? Molecules that modulate your mood Arnab Bhattacharya   |   added on Nov 22, 2011    |    India Chai and Why? is TIFR's twice-a-month science cafe. Prof. Vidita Vaidya looks at the variety of molecules that serve as messengers between neurons in the brain. Some of them including serotonin, norepinephrine, anandamide and dopamine are molecules that shape complex emotions like happiness, motivation, fear and love.
Topic: chemistry education, celebrating chemistry, seminars, educational materials Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools

Astrochemistry Lecture Yukiko Takegawa   |   added on Nov 17, 2011    |    Japan The chemistry and astrochemistry are quite different region of researches. However, those region researches came to be able to unite now, and to approach the truth of space.
Topic: seminars Audience: general public, students

The Japan Petroleum Institute-Junior Society (JPI-JS) Forum Session Koji  Nishi   |   added on Nov 07, 2011    |    Japan The JPI-JS Forum Session will have two invited lectures in order to providew a venue for exploring, reflecting and sharing ideas with regard to the applications of petroleum chemistry among experts and young research scientists in this field.
Topic: seminars Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, teachers, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, universities, women chemists

LANXESS Rubber Day Japan Sachi Murakami   |   added on Nov 05, 2011    |    Japan It will be a one-day, invitation-only conference addressing the synthetic rubber industry in Japan. The theme will be "Innovation for the Greener Mobility".
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: professional chemists, teachers, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, decision makers

CHEMEX-2 Exhibition & Open Days at The Institute of Chemistry Ceylon , Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Nov 05, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The Exhibition and Open days conducted from 24-26 November, involved display of exhibits of academic nature mainly in Chemistry, Magic Shows in Chemistry, Seminars etc. This will be of immense benefit to the students.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, teachers, research scientists, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students, graduate students