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||Announcements of conferences, symposia, workshops, meetings, and other upcoming activities.
28 July–1 August 2008
The XXIInd IUPAC Symposium on Photochemistry will be held in the Gothenburg Convention Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden, from 28 July to 1 August 2008. This will be the latest in a long series of successful symposia, carrying on a tradition of premier biennial gatherings of scientists with interests in photochemistry and related subjects.
The symposium will provide a framework for the presentation and discussion of ideas and information on the interaction of light and matter, drawn from the following areas:
- organic and inorganic photochemistry from a synthetic and mechanistic point of view
- solar energy conversion
- materials science and engineering
- supramolecular chemistry and nanotechnology
- photobiology and biophysics
- photonics and imaging
- spectroscopy and instrumentation
- industrial applications of photochemistry and photophysics
The scientific program comprises plenary lectures, invited lectures, contributed oral presentations, and poster sessions. Presenters will be drawn from a wide variety of countries. The official language will be English.
Founded in 1621, Gothenburg, Sweden’s second largest city, is a port on the West coast, in the heart of Scandinavia. It is the home of Chalmers University of Technology and Gothenburg University. The climate is mild at the end of July. The Convention Centre is centrally located close to hotels restaurants and shops. The city has an extensive and reliable public transportation system. A variety of excursions for accompanying persons are planned.
See Mark Your Calendar for contact information.
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