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Creative Problem Solving in Chemical Research


May 05, 2011
ACS Webinar (www.acswebinars@acs.org)

Chemists are expected to be problem solvers! Such problems might involve obtaining new research ideas, improving processes and production in industry, or dealing with problems that arise during research. Too often, we apply a random process or follow the same way - and receive poor results.  Great problem solving requires creativity.  Join our speaker, Dr. Bill Mattson, who has successfully trained many chemists to be creative problem solvers, as he engages you in an interactive presentation focused on providing insights that will strengthen and improve your creative thinking abilities. Be the Creative Chemist you can be!

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