- In Memoriam, Ralph J. Cicerone (1943-2016)
November 5, 2016
National Academy of Sciences President Emeritus Ralph J. Cicerone — a leader of science and world-renowned authority on atmospheric chemistry and climate change — died at his home in New Jersey on November 5. He was 73.
Cicerone served as the 21st president of the ...
- The late Prof. Korkut Ozal FIAS (Turkey)
It is with a sense of sadness and sorrow that the President and the Director General of the Islamic World Academy of Sciences (IAS) in Amman, Jordan, announce the passing away of the eminent Turkish scientist: Prof. Korkut Ozal , Fellow of the Islamic World ...
- AASSA General Assembly Meeting & International Symposium
AASSA General Assembly Meeting & International Symposium on
“Refugees and Migrants: A Global Problem or an Asset”
20-23 October 2016
jointly Organized by:
The Association of Academies and Societies of Sciences in Asia (AASSA) and
Turkish Academy ...
- The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 – They developed the world’s smallest machines
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry
A tiny lift, artificial muscles and miniscule motors. The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 is awarded to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa for their design and production of molecular machines. They have developed molecules with controllable movements, ...
- The Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 – They revealed the secrets of exotic matter
The Nobel Prize in Physics
This year’s Laureates opened the door on an unknown world where matter can assume strange states. They have used advanced mathematical methods to study unusual phases, or states, of matter, such as superconductors, superfluids or thin magnetic films. Thanks to their pioneering ...
- “Nanosciences: Education and its Industrial Applications”
COMSTECH International Workshop on “Nanosciences: Education and its Industrial Applications”
December 13-15, 2016
Venue: COMSTECH Secretariat, 33-Constitution Avenue, G-5/2, Islamabad.
Application Deadline: October 30, 2016
Nanotechnology, with its wide applications in many areas of science, industry and society, such as pharmaceuticals, electronics, defense, energy, food, ...