International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Can We Grow Energy? -- Role of Chemistry in the Energy Future Tanya Fogg   |   added on May 09, 2011    |    United States The global demand for energy continues to soar and the interface of biology-chemistry to fossil fuel replacement may be the next breakthrough. How is chemistry preparing for this challenge? What technologies are holding promises? Will biofuels be the solution or create other problems? Speaker: Dr. Bruce Dale, Michigan State
Topic: biofuels, energy, chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students

Can We Grow Energy? - Role of Chemistry in the Energy Future Tanya Fogg   |   added on Apr 05, 2011    |    United States The global demand for energy continues to soar and the interface of biology-chemistry to fossil fuel replacement may be the next breakthrough. What chemical technologies are holding promise for this challenge? Will biofuels be the solution or create other problems? Dr. Bruce Dale discusses the challenges, innovations, and que
Topic: biofuels, fossil fuels, biochemistry, green chemistry, petroleum research, chemistry Audience: chemists, students, professors, biochemists