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"Expanding the Frontiers of Chemistry" - Seminar Series at the National University in Heredia, Costa Rica

Activity by Sergio Madrigal-Carballo   |   added on Feb 23, 2011   |   Costa Rica Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): School of Chemistry, National University (Costa Rica)

An academic seminar under the topic "Expanding the frontiers of chemistry" will be held at the School of Chemistry (National University, Costa Rica) celebrating 2011-IYC. Invited speakers from abroad will share their experience in teaching and researching chemistry with local students and academia.

The academic seminar "Expanding the frontiers of chemistry" wil congregate prestigious professors from local and abroad universities with the main objective to share their passion for chemistry (January 15th to December 15th)

Confirmed speakers will include:

Prof. Dr. Samuel Stupp, Northwester University, USA

Dr. Maria Auad, Auburn University, USA

Prof. Dr. Mary Lopretti, Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay

Prof. Dr. Jess D. Reed, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Specialized international speakers on the next topics will also be invited:

Forensic sciences

Environmental chemistry

Materials science and nanotechnology

Biotechnology and bioengineering

Law and legislation in chemistry

Local speakers from prestigious universities, industries and goverment.



Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, seminars, workshops Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, industrial chemists, post graduate students, universities, research scientists
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