Mendeleev 150 - 4th International Conference on the Periodic Table endorsed by IUPAC

Topics: General Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Keywords: see below

Date: /26/27/28/ July 2019, Saint Petersburg, Russia, Europe

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Aims:

Recognizing the importance of chemistry and the advances in research and discoveries on the periodic table of chemical elements for sustainable development and for the benefit of humankind.

Stressing that the periodic table is widely used in vital spheres of scientific knowledge such as chemistry, physics, and biology.

Highlighting the continuous nature of scientific discovery in different contexts, with particular emphasis on promoting science education at all levels among young women and men..

Topics

Seaborg's role in revising the Periodic Table, environment and evolutionary biology
The Periodic Table: foundations and elaborations
History on nihonium
The origins, purpose, and inner workings of the Periodic Table
On left and right: chirality and the Periodic Table
Novel chemical phenomena at extreme conditions
Physical explanation of horizontal and vertical trends in the Periodic System of elements
Relativity-induced periodicity change in chemical bonding of heavy-element compounds
Phosphorus: the Devil's element?
Origin of elements
Mimicking precious metals with stable core-shell architectures
Levi’s Periodic System vs. Mendeleev’s Periodic System: two engaged visions of chemistry between science and literature
Isotopic enrichment
Some remaining open philosophical questions concerning the Periodic Table
Periodic Law in chemistry and other sciences
Periodic Law: new formulation and equation description
Mendeleev's predictions
Chemistry from an astrophysicist's point of view