International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Categorizing Halogen Bonding and other Noncovalent Interactions Involving Halogen Atoms Pierangelo Metrangolo   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    Italy The meeting “Categorizing Halogen Bonding and Other Noncovalent Interactions Involving Halogen Atoms” will be held in Sigüenza, Guadalajara, Spain on August 20-21, 2011, as a satellite event to the IUCr2011 (Madrid) and under the sponsorship of the IUPAC.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities

The Use of Isotopes as Tracers in a Marine Environment Bobbie Lamont   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    United States Dr. Sarah Knowlton will discuss the use of stable environmental isotopes, including oxygen isotopes as tracers of climate and stable lead isotope ratios as tracers of contaminant lead. Her research involves the use of lead isotope ratios to trace the source of lead to the Gulf of Maine, Scotian Shelf, and Labrador Sea.
Topic: chemistry education, networking, educational materials Audience: professors, secondary schools, educators, professional chemists

Branding IYC in Sri Lanka - production and publication of IYC calendar, pens, banners, fliers, car stickers, etc. N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    Sri Lanka In accordance with the IYC 2011 Activity Plan a beautiful calendar promoting IYC activities, fliers, and a ball pen were produced.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: professional chemists, general public, industrial chemists, secondary schools students, secondary school students, high schools, graduate students

Chemistry and Sustainable Development Othman Hamed   |   added on Mar 05, 2011    |    Palestinian Territory, Occupied The Chemistry Department at An-Najah National University is organizing the 5th Palestinian International Conference of Chemistry. The conference will be held on June 1, 2011 for two days. For more information about the conference please refer to the conference website:
Topic: conferences, celebrating chemistry, workshops Audience: professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, teachers, students, women chemists, graduate students

Observing, Measuring, and Understanding - Advanced Analytical Technologies Open a New World Hideyuki Ishida   |   added on Mar 05, 2011    |    Japan Synposium on advanced analytical technologies presented by the most active and famous scientists who are leading the development of worldwide advanced analytical technologies in Japan.
Topic: seminar, analytical chemistry Audience: students, industrial chemists, general public, professional chemists