Navigation Links
New American Chemical Society video series: Conversations with Celebrated Scientists
Date:1/8/2013

The American Chemical Society (ACS), the world's largest scientific society, today launched a new video series that will feature noted scientists discussing the status of knowledge in their fields, their own research, and its impacts and potential impacts on society. Chemistry over Coffee: Conversations with Celebrated Scientists is available at www.acs.org/ChemistryOverCoffee.

The launch episode features Chad Mirkin, Ph.D., and Paul Weiss, Ph.D., internationally known leaders in nanotechnology. Mirkin, director of Northwestern University's International Institute for Nanotechnology, discusses his research on using gold particles to create promising new medical diagnostic tools. These tools could lead to future cancer treatments and ways to diagnose and treat diseases at earlier stages. Mirkin's technological discoveries are making an impact world-wide in more than 30 commercial products. They continue to foster advances chemistry, biology, medicine, materials science and other fields.

Weiss, director of the California Nanosystems Institute and editor-in-chief of the journal ACS Nano, focuses on atomic-scale properties of surfaces and complex molecular structures. His team's work helps scientists understand and control chemistry and materials at the smallest scales. It promises to lead to improved nanofabrication techniques and molecular machines for use in medicine, engineering and materials.

Future episodes of Chemistry over Coffee will feature in-depth conversations with other world-renowned chemists and other scientists discussing their work and the state of their field.


'/>"/>

Contact: Michael Bernstein
m_bernstein@acs.org
202-872-6042
American Chemical Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Experts Challenge Americans to Reduce Salt Intake
2. Many Americans Drive While Drowsy: Report
3. Worldwide Power Products Launches Agent Program to Reach International Customers; Hires Director of Latin American Operations
4. North American Seminars Receives Florida Continuing Education Course Approval for Utilizing Pilates to Enhance Rehab Outcomes an Online/DVD PT Continuing Education Course
5. MillionaireCasket.com Introduces its American Style Oak Casket Collection
6. Continuing education provider HomeCEUConnection.com Announces Upcoming Attendance at Annual American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting in San Diego.
7. Demand For Christmas Trees Strong According To American Christmas Tree Association Study
8. Young-Hyman co-edits American Diabetes Association reference text
9. North American Region Displays Highest Growth Rate at a CAGR of 9.2% Over the Next Five Years in Cyber Security Market by MarketsandMarkets
10. Cell Phones and Brain Cancer: American Academy of Pediatrics Endorses Cell Phone Right to Know Act, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
11. American Chemical Society to honor UT Arlington chemist
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/29/2017)... ... May 29, 2017 , ... Jonathan Neil & Associates, Inc. (JNA), ... announce the launch of its newly designed website. The new website features a ... and mobile users, more in depth information on core Services, Industries served and added ...
(Date:5/28/2017)... ... 28, 2017 , ... Starting in May, patients at The Bay Clinic ... (HRV) diagnostic test. , Nerve-Express, originally designed for the Navy in the 1980s, measures ... a patient’s autonomic nervous system (ANS). The ANS controls all the critical unconscious ...
(Date:5/27/2017)... ... 2017 , ... A May 8 article on CBCNews reports that ... issues that are not responsive to antibiotics nevertheless obtain prescriptions for them. The article ... for the problem both in Canada and the United States. Dr. Michael Farzam of ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... , ... May 26, 2017 , ... Mediaplanet is proud ... Care" campaign in USA Today, which will educate readers on how to take care ... campaign, a large focus is placed on melanoma. Dancing with the Stars professional, Witney ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... May 26, ... ... technology, announces the integration of the CareFusion NOX-T3 portable sleep monitor with its ... that provides a consistent, browser-based interface for diagnostic device operations. With this platform, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/15/2017)... -- Amy Baxter MD, chief executive officer and founder of ... was awarded a 2017 Top 40 Healthcare Transformer designation ... the MM&M Top 40 Healthcare Transformers dinner and awards ... May 10, 2017. The dinner followed a full-day conference ... pill."  "Innovation goes beyond invention," noted Baxter ...
(Date:5/10/2017)... -- Global Health Intelligence (GHI), the leading healthcare ... published its 2017 ranking of the Best-Equipped Hospitals in ... analysis from GHI,s hospitals database for Latin America , ... The GHI database covers 86% of the hospitals in ... points for each institution in key areas such as beds, ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... WASHINGTON , May 9, 2017  Demonstrating ... the board of directors for the Pharmaceutical Research ... criteria for membership. Biopharmaceutical companies will now have ... in order to be eligible to join PhRMA. ... criteria, the board is sending a clear message ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: