An Introduction to Rheology and Viscosity

Viscosity is a measure of the resistance of fluid to an applied stress. In everyday terms it is like the “thickness” of a fluid or gas. For example, water has a low viscosity so it appears “thin”. In comparison, honey has a higher viscosity, so it appears “thick”. Viscosity essentially describes a liquids internal resistance […]

French Romanian Summer School 2011 – PROGRAM

Summer School ‘’Structured materials : elaboration, rheology and applications” 28th August 2011 – 3rd September 2011 PROGRAM Sunday, August 28 : arrival Bucharest Monday, August 29, Bucharest 8h45-9h00 Introduction Corneliu Balan and Alain Ponton 9h00-10h00 Plenary Conference Rheology of yield stress fluids : experiments, constitutive relation, numerical simulations Corneliu Balan (Politehnica University of Bucharest) 10h00-11h00 Coffee break […]

First Circular & Call for Papers: Dynamics of Complex Fluids Conference – May 5-7, 2011 – Iasi, Romania

You can download the document if you click HERE. European Social Fund – CRISTOFOR I. SIMIONESCU – Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme (POSDRU/89/1.5/S/55216), Sectoral Operational Programme Human Resources Development 2007–2013 “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Iasi

Chemistry Matters

In a compilation of 4 short, educational videos called “Chemistry Matters“, 16 Nobel Laureates discuss new frontiers in their field and explore what life as a chemist entails. They also describe the beauty inherent in chemistry and recall the eureka moments when they discovered ‘a little of nature’s logic’. Designed for students aspiring to a […]

Watch Movie Online John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) subtitle english

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) HD Director : Chad Stahelski. Producer : Basil Iwanyk. Release : February 8, 2017 Country : United States of America. Production Company : Thunder Road Pictures, LionsGate, 87Eleven. Language : English, Italiano. Runtime : 122 min. Genre : Thriller, Action, Crime. ‘John Wick: Chapter 2’ is a movie genre Thriller, […]

The International Year of Chemistry 2011

The International Year of Chemistry 2011 (IYC 2011) is a worldwide celebration of the achievements of chemistry and its contributions to the well-being of humankind. Under the unifying theme “Chemistry – our life, our future”, IYC 2011 will offer a range of interactive, entertaining, and educational activities for all ages. The Year of Chemistry is […]

Conference 2011: Dynamics of Complex Fluids – Iasi, 5-7 May 2011 – First Announcement

ROMANIAN SOCIETY OF RHEOLOGY European Social Fund – “CRISTOFOR I. SIMIONESCU” Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme (IDPOSDRU/89/1.5/S/55216), Sectoral Operational Programme Human Resources Development 2007–2013, “Petru Poni“Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry <a href=" equivalent du”>ROMANIAN SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY invite you to participate at Conference : Dynamics of Complex Fluids which will take place on 5-7 May 2011, at […]

Top 10 Accidental Inventions

Louis Pasteur once said, “chance favors the prepared mind“. That’s the genius behind all these accidental inventions – the scientists were prepared. They did their science on the brink and were able to see the magic in a mistake, set-back, or coincidence. 10. Saccharin Saccharin, the sweetener in the pink packet, was discovered because chemist […]

The 18-th Conference on Applied and Industrial Mathematics

The Academy of Romanian Scientists (AOS), the Romanian Society of Applied and Industrial Mathematics (ROMAI), the Faculty of Mathematics of the “Al. I. Cuza” University of Iasi (UAIC), the “Octav Mayer” Mathematical Institute of the Romanian Academy, Download Mobdro the Romanian Mathematical Society – Iasi branch, Romanian Society of Rheology, University of Agricultural Sciences and […]

Nobel Prize in Chemistry – Facts & Information

On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel’s will one part was dedicated to “the person who shall have made the most important chemical discovery or improvement”. Learn more about the Nobel […]