International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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#acsdenver Tweetup at the Fall National Meeting Jennifer Maclachlan   |   added on Aug 04, 2011    |    United States Join fellow #acsdenver tweeps ie) social media users at the Tweet-up at the Fall National Meeting at LODO's Bar and Grill located at 1946 Market Street Denver, CO, 80202 just a 6 minute walk to SCI-MIX.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, analytical chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists

Career Highlights and Influence of Marie Curie on Women Scientists Trudy Lionel   |   added on Jul 29, 2011    |    United States Dr. Darleane Hoffman will touch on a few highlights of her career and then discuss some of Marie Sklodowska-Curie‚Äôs less well -known contributions. She will also comment on the celebration this year of the 100th anniversary of the Award of the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Marie Curie as the sole recipient.
Topic: women chemists, nuclear chemistry, history of chemistry, networking, nobel prize in chemistry Audience: chemists, students, educators

The Origin, Development, and Future of the Lithium-ion Battery Bob Villwock   |   added on Jul 26, 2011    |    United States A one-day international symposium featuring some of the original pioneers in the field speaking in a casual atmosphere that fosters interaction between students, postdocs, faculty, industry, national labs.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, energy, energy storage, networking, symposium, lithium, electrochemistry Audience: professors, researchers, professional chemists, scientists and engineers, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, industrial chemists, electrochemists, electrochemical engineers

"I see chemistry everywhere" essay contest for high school students in southern Alberta Ying Zheng   |   added on Jul 25, 2011    |    Canada Grades 10 to 12 students in southern Alberta will be encouraged to write a short essay about what they see as chemistry in action in their daily life. This essay contest will be organized by the Chemistry and Biochemistry department at the University of Lethbridge.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, publications, chemistry in daily life Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, teachers, universities, high schools

Seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory Damodar Prabhu   |   added on Jul 22, 2011    |    India Wilson College, Mumbai has organised a seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory in collaboration with B.A.S.F, Mumbai on August 10,2011 for the benefit of students, teachers and researchers
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, demonstrations, networking, safe practices in the laboratory Audience: students, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, industrial chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education