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  • Carbon Nanotubes and Other Nanostructured Materials

    Archived Webinar
    Jul 28, 2011
    The discovery of fullerenes in 1985 sparked the interest of researchers in novel crystalline forms of carbon. Nobel laureate Richard Smalley, co-discoverer of fullerenes, was a strong advocate of...
  • Green Chemistry and Materials

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 24, 2014
    Many advanced composite materials use hazardous chemicals in the adhesive resin and use inorganic fibers for strength. A typical composite like fiberglass might use a styrene-polyester co-polymer, a...
  • International Year of Chemistry

    Archived Webinar
    Sep 22, 2011
    Learn about the International Year of Chemistry (IYC 2011), a worldwide celebration of chemistry and its contributions to the well-being of humankind.
  • Look Who's 213: The DuPont Story

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 23, 2015
    One of the oldest companies in the world, DuPont has invented thousands of materials, played critical roles in both World Wars, and has indirectly saved the lives with its aramid fibers, Nomex®...
  • Reactive Chemical Hazards

    Archived Webinar
    Aug 28, 2019
    Incidents due to reactive chemical hazards continue to occur in the manufacturing industry, resulting in loss of life, property damage, and environmental impacts. There are many federal regulations...
  • Through a Glass, Darkly - Early Chemical Technologies

    Archived Webinar
    Mar 26, 2015
    Dr. Jennifer Brand will introduce the history of chemical industries that have shaped the world since time immemorial and the ways they changed lives, often in unforeseen ways. She will also discuss...