International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemical calculations - Chemické výpočty Milan Drabik   |   added on Mar 11, 2011    |    Slovakia The textbook is written in response to a specific demand from university student for a comprehensive introduction to problem solving. It is intended primarily for self-study to develop the skills in basic chemical calculations.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials Audience: graduate students, universities

Online Interactive Periodic Table Carolyn Riches   |   added on Mar 11, 2011    |    United Kingdom This freely available educational resource is aimed at teachers and students. It is Syngenta’s first online contribution to the International Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, demonstrations, website Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, decision makers, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Young Ambassadors for Chemistry Thekla Papantoniou   |   added on Mar 11, 2011    |    Cyprus During the event, the students will present products (cosmetics) and models of chemical substances which they will prepare themselves with the guidance of their professors. They will also inform the public about uses of chemistry in daily life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers

"All Our Yesterdays" Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States All our Yesterdays: The pace of technological progress in clinical laboratory testing has been rapid and the lifetime of most analyzers is less than 10 years. To document and capture a special aspect of the history of clinical laboratory testing, Larry Kricka and Peter Wilding initiated this long-term project.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, science fair, publications, website, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, references, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, art, industrial trade fair Audience: universities, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Sustainable Development Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States "Sustainable Development" is a poem by Roald Hoffmann, written in his sixth language, English. Roald Hoffmann is a poet, philosopher, playwright, and chemist. She shared the 1981 Nobel Prize in chemistry with Kenichi Fukui.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, publications, art Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students