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NZ-Italy Meeting on Supramolecular and Materials Chemistry

The NZ-Italy Meeting on Supramolecular and Material Chemistry covers topics ranging from self-assembly and supramolecular chemistry to catalysis and novel materials.  It is a free event supported by the Royal Society of NZ aimed at sowing the seeds for collaboration between NZ researchers and leading European academics. Read More

Production/QC Chemist

(Evolve Scientific Recruitment) Seeking a Production/QC Chemist for a position in Wellington, New Zealand.   About the company: The company is a well-known pharmaceutical company who is currently undergoing substantial growth. Located in Wellington New Zealand, this company manufactures diagnostic products for the New Zealand market. About the role :… Read More

It’s official: We’re redefining the kilogram

On November 16, at a session of the 26th General Conference on Weights and Measures in Versailles, France, representatives of countries from around the world voted to enact a plan to redefine several units of measurement, including the kilogram. Read more from Science News.      … Read More

Congratulations to the NZIC prize winners!

The 2018 NZIC awards were voted on at the recent Council meeting. Continuing the trend from recent years there were many excellent nominees for all of the awards which suggests that chemistry in New Zealand is currently in a good state. However, this made the deliberations very difficult. This year the Shimadzu Prize for Industrial and… Read More

The International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry

On behalf of the local organising committee, you are invited to participate in the International Symposium on Supramolecular and Macrocyclic Chemistry (ISMSC-2020) to be held in Sydney, Australia from July 12 – 16, 2020. ISMSC-2020 will provide a forum for the discussion of all aspects of macrocyclic and supramolecular chemistry,… Read More

Do you have a story connected to a certain element?

Whether it’s from your work, studies or just everyday life, the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI) wants to hear of your personal connection to this element. Is there an element you love above all others, or one that you hate? Do you have a medical story associated with an element?… Read More

The Vincent du Vigneaud Awards – Call for Nominations

2019 Vincent du Vigneaud Awards for outstanding achievement in peptide research at midcareer. The 2019 Vincent du Vigneaud Awards will be presented to two recipients at the 26th American Peptide Symposium in Monterey, California, in June 2019. Award winners must be able to attend the American Peptide Symposium in June… Read More

The R. Bruce Merrifield Award – Call for Nominations

Endowed by Dr. Rao Makineni (1997) 2019 R. Bruce Merrifield Award for lifetime achievement by a peptide scientist, whose work exemplifies the highest level of scientific creativity. The 2019 Bruce Merrifield Award will be presented at the 26th American Peptide Symposium in Monterey, California, in June 2019. The awardee must… Read More

Ryoji Noyori ACES Award for Martin Banwell

Professor Martin Banwell, Australian National University, Canberra, has been announced as the winner of the second Ryoji Noyori ACES Award from the Asian Chemical Editorial Society (ACES). The award is the highest honor given by ACES and recognizes outstanding work in chemistry. Banwell will be presented with the award at the 18th Asian… Read More