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||Announcements of conferences, symposia, workshops, meetings, and other upcoming activities.
18–23 July 2004,
Mérida, Yucatán, México
The 36th International Conference on Coordination Chemistry will be held in Mérida, Yucatán, México, 18–23 July 2004. This conference is a joint meeting organized by México and the USA, through the Mexican Academy of Science and the American Chemical Society Division of Inorganic Chemistry.
The conference program has been divided into seven sessions that cover all areas of coordination chemistry, in fundamental and applied research, including theoretical and green chemistry issues. The seven sessions are as follows: bioinorganic chemistry, nano- and supramolecular chemistry, catalysis, main group element coordination chemistry, d and f element coordination chemistry, functional materials, and reaction mechanisms.
The conference will include 10 plenary lectures and 70 session lectures. Large sections of the lecture program are being reserved for submitted contributions. Posters, which will be highlighted in three evening sessions, will be a major focal point of the conference.
Plenary lectures will be given by Jean Claude G. Bünzli, Switzerland; Jinwoo Cheon, Korea; Marcetta Y. Darensbourg, USA; Bart Hessen, The Netherlands; Claudio Luchinat, Italy; Ian Manners, Canada; Daniel G. Nocera, USA; Angeles Paz Sandoval, México; and Martin Schröder, United Kingdom. The deadlines for oral presentations and poster presentations are 16 January and 20 February 2004, respectively.
The City of Merida is the capital of Yucatan and the economic and cultural center of Southeastern México. Merida, known also as “the White City,” is considered the cultural and tourist capital of the Mayan World and is near to the beautiful beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, small towns with colonial flavor, and the most important archeological sites of the Mayan culture: Chichén Itzá, Uxmal, Mayapán, and Kabah.
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