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Europe’s biggest meeting on Theoretical Chemistry at RUB

Much more happens when dissolving chemical substances than we currently think. What exactly will be discussed by the participants at the Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry. A special emeritus professor will be joining. Read more

Chemistry in solution

Europe’s leading conference for theoretical chemistry returns to Bochum after more than 30 years. It focuses on chemical processes in solutions. Read more

Poison in the brain

The following factors facilitate the formation of putatively toxic structures in the neuronal nuclei of Alzheimer’s patients. Read more


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