27 No. 5
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Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
16–20 October 2006, Havana City, Cuba
The 27th Latin American Congress on Chemistry and the 6th International Congress on Chemistry and Chemical Engineering will take place 16–29 October 2006 at the Convention Center of Havana. The Congress is being organized by the Cuban Chemical Society and the Latin American Federation of Chemistry.
The congress will address the following topics: teaching, history, analytical, organic, inorganic, industrial, environmental, medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry, chemical engineering, nanoscience, and new materials. Within the congress, the 3rd International Symposium on Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 6th International Workshop on Natural Products, and the IVth International Conference on Biomaterials will take place.
Distinguished scientists have been invited to participate as lecturers. Among them are the Nobel Laureates Paul Crutzen (MPI of Chemistry-Mainz, Germany), Harry Kroto (University Sussex, UK), Jean-Marie Lehn (University Strasbourg, France) and Mario Molina, (MIT, USA), as well as Héctor D. Abruña (Cornell University, USA), Peter Atkins (Lincoln College Oxford, UK), Simon Campbell (President Royal Society of Chemistry, UK), Roberto Cao (University Havana, Cuba), Raymundo Cea (UNAM, Mexico), María A. Chávez (University Havana, Cuba), Robert Corriu (University. Montpellier, France), Eusebio Juaristi (CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico), Andrés Menez (University Gif-sur-Yvette, France), Eloy Rodríguez (Cornell University, USA), and Henrique Toma (University Sao Paulo, Brazil).
Both Spanish and English are the official languages of the congress.
The president of the Cuban Chemical Society, Dr. Alberto Nuñez <[email protected]> is the chair of the Organizing Committee. Dr. Roberto Cao <[email protected]> is the chair of the Scientific Committee and Dr. Irma Castro <[email protected]> is co-chair.
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