The October Local Section Meeting will be held Thursday, October 29 in Los Alamos NM
Our Speaker will be Dr. Yorke Rhodes presenting "Planetary Chemistry: Differences in the Solar System Atmospheres".
For more information about the meeting and the October newsletter, click here.
The September Local Section Meeting was held on Friday September 18, in
Albuquerque at the New Mexico Design Center, featuring the cuisine of
Chef Jim White.
Our speaker was Dr. Victoria Finkenstadt,
USDA National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (Peoria,
IL). She made a presentation on “Food or Fuel? The case
for and against ethanol”.
For information on the meeting and the September newsletter click here.
The August 2009 meeting was held August 5 from 6-9 pm at the Flying Star in downtown Albuquerque.
This Meeting was a joint meeting with AIChE and SWE.
guest speaker was H. Scott Fogler the current National AIChE
president. For information on the meeting
please click here.
April 2009 meeting was held on Monday April 27 in Santa Fe, NM.
The speaker was Dr Jeffrey I. Seeman from the University
Richmond, presenting the "Human Side of Chemistry".
information regarding the location and reserving a seat at the meeting
can be downloaded here
in our current newsletter.
February 2009 meeting was held on the 27th at the Flying Star Cafe
in downtown Albuquerque. The speaker was Attila Pavlath,
former ACS President. He made a presentation on
"Alternate Energy Sources: From the Sun to the Depths of the
Further information regarding the
location and particulars of the meeting can be downloaded here
along with our current newsletter.
11th Annual New Mexico Tech Chemistry Symposium was held at New
Mexico Tech on Friday, November 7, 2008. All talks were held on
campus in Workman 101 with some activities in Jones Hall 202. A campus
map is available here. On campus parking
was available to those attending the Symposium.
local section newsletter for November outlining the event and other
news can be downloaded here.
October meeting was held in Las Vegas, NM on Ocotber 10, 2008.
The speaker was Dr. John Marquart who gave a
presentation entitled "Caves - Worlds Within the World: An Introduction
to the Chemistry, Geology and Ecology of Caves."
Ocotber local section newsletter can be downloaded from here.
It contains information about the talk and location.
meeting will be our annual Awards and Honors
Dinner held at the University of New Mexico Student Union Building on
The Speaker will be Prof. Helene R. Dickel who will give a
talk entitled "Molecules in Interstellar Space".
download the May Local Section Newsletter here.
those who would like to only attend the presentation at 8 pm but due to
limited seating an RSVP is needed.
Women's Chemist Committee met February 2, 2008 in Santa Fe.
The speaker was Dr. Jaime Barnes of UNM and the topic will be
"Volatile Chemistry of Arc Volcanoes".
Dr. Barnes bio is available here.
Specific information regarding the meeting is available as a jpeg or pdf.
and voiced by one of our own local section members. Written
by the ACS Office of Public Affairs.