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IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (Research Triangle Park, NC)
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At the closing ceremony on July 12, the award IUPAC-Zhejiang NHU International Award for Advancements in Green Chemistry, which was jointly established by NHU and IUPAC was awarded for the first time.
Recently, the term 'coverage interval' is preferred over the term 'reference interval' by the International Union of Physical and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) as well as other leading expert bodies like the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO).
Earlier this week, the IUPAC - the organization in charge of naming and categorizing elements, among other things - revealed the official names of the four elements - nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts), and oganesson (Og).
The award ceremony was attended by IUPAC president and associate member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Natalia Tarasova; the president of the Italian National Commission for UNESCO, Franco Bernabe; PhosAgro CEO and member of Russia's National Commission for UNESCO, Andrey Guryev; member of the Executive Committee of the International Council for Science (ICSU) and the former president of IUPAC, Nicole Moreau; the chair of the international academic jury for the grants project, Professor John Corish from the University of Dublin; as well as leading representatives of the global scientific and educational communities.
Chemistry professor Peter Mahaffy, FCIC, who co-directs KCVS, co-chaired the IUPAC project task force that created the site.
The IUPAC is the world body for chemical sciences and officially recognized these elements last week.
The book has 26 chapters and entails all functional groups IUPAC nomenclature rules in a stepwise manner.
However, these are all temporary, "systematic" symbols [3] which IUPAC will eventually supplant with shorter, more logologically useful ones.
Financial support for participation of students and young scientists from underprivileged and developing countries was provided by IUPAC, Abdus Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Foundation and Polymer Standards Service (PSS).
Texas A&M University at Qatar welcomed participants at the 14th International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) Conference on Polymers and Organic Chemistry (POC 2012) at the Renaissance Doha City Center Hotel last weekend.
New York: The Sultanate, represented by Oman National Commission for Education, Culture and Science took part in the 43rd IUPAC World Chemistry Congress, which was held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, US.