International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Green Solvents – Alternative Fluids in Science and Application Kathleen Too   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    United Kingdom To mark the International Year of Chemistry in 2011, Green Chemistry will publish a themed issue on green solvents- alternative fluids in science and application. This themed issue will contain articles by world-leading chemists detailing the recent advances and challenges faced in this area.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, decision makers

Luis E. Miramontes Image Gallery Octavio Miramontes   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    Mexico This is the first public image gallery devoted entirely to Luis E. Miramontes, one of the top Mexican chemists of all times.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students

All about Water Sumaia Abukashawa   |   added on Feb 26, 2011    |    Sudan Faculty of Science University of Khartoum is celebrating the IYC by launching activities including lectures, exhibitions, students competition public awareness raising programmes 22-26 March at the Faculty of Science Old Lecture Theatre.
Topic: : celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, chemistry, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry, science fair, publications, website, art, biotechnology, industrial trade fair, references Audience: : students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, high schools, school children, graduate students, secondary schools students

Commemorative IYC Publication (in Spanish): “Tienes química, tienes vida” Concepció Roca   |   added on Feb 23, 2011    |    Spain Divulgative publication by the Chemistry and Society Forum. It approaches eleven (for 2011) main sectors in which chemistry and the chemical industry play a vital role in human progress and wellbeing.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, references Audience: general public, decision makers, students, educators

Spanish Official Opening for the INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF CHEMISTRY 2011 Concepció Roca   |   added on Feb 23, 2011    |    Spain The celebration is Chaired by Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba, Spanish Government First Vice-President. Also participating are Ángel Gabilondo, Government Education Minister and Cristina Garmendia, Government Science and Innovation Minister.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: professors, decision makers, educators, general public