International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Australian National Chemical Analysis Competition Ruth Meaney   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    Australia The competition encourages students who enjoy Chemistry - especially practical Chemistry. Entrants compete in teams of three. Each team member performs a simple acid-base titration. A NaOH solution is standardised against standard HCl. An "unknown" acetic acid solution is then titrated with the NaOH solution.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

The Anatolia College Science and Technology Annual Conference Theofanis Antonoglou   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    Greece ACSTAC is a student a conference /educational simulation that models a scientific conference which will give students the opportunity to participate in a research-based process and to present their work.
Topic: conferences, chemistry, science fair Audience: teachers, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools students

2nd Annual Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Public Lecture Brian Gibney   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United States A public lecture on the development of the first artificial leaf by Prof. Daniel G. Nocera of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology, celebrating chemistry, seminars Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, women chemists, teachers, post graduate students, universities, research scientists, high schools

16th Annual Environmental Issues Conference : A Symposium on Greener Energy and Environment for Tomorrow Brian Gibney   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United States A conference on environmental issues and sustainability
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, general public, high schools, teachers, professors

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