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8th National Chemistry Symposium
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National Chemsitry Symposium 8 

NCS8 - The Eighth National Chemistry Symposium

28 February 2015 - 09:00 -  Faculty of ICT Auditorium


09:00 – Registration

09:30 – Opening Speech from Hon Mr Evarist Bartolo, Minister for Education and Employment and others

10:00 – Oral Presentations Session 1

  • Temporal and Spatial Variations of perchlorate concnetrations in dust fall samples collected from the Maltese Islands.- Colette Pace
  • Graphene: When defects make a wonder materials ever more wonderful - Prof. Joseph N. Grima
  • Crystallography: A Complex World - Luke Frendo
  • Covalent Organic Frameworks - Marie Christine Scicluna
  • Water-soluble amino[bis(ethanesulfonate)] azobenzene - Maria Cardona 

11:30 – Stand-up Lunch and Poster Session

12:30 – Oral Presentations 2

  • A general introduction to Inorganic Crystal Engineering - Rebecca Camilleri
  • Lanthanide Chemistry and its use in Co-Crystallisations - Duncan Micallef
  • Uncatalyzed, green aza-Michael addition of amines to dimethyl maleate - Anthony Debono
  • Ethanol-Mediated Sol-Gel Synthesis of Cerium Substituted Fluorohydroxyapatite Coatings for Biomedical Stainless Steel Prostheses - Gianella Scerri 

14:00 – Concluding Speech from Head of the Department of Chemistry

14:15 – Tea and Networking Session

15:00 - Close

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Last Updated: 27 February 2015

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