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RSC Mid-Southern Counties Family Lecture 2018

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University of Southampton

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RSC Mid-Southern Counties Family Lecture January 2018 - A Pollutant's Tale

The 2018 Mid-Southern Counties RSC Family Lecture entitled "A pollutant’s tale" will be presented by Tim Harrison and Dudley Shallcross both of the School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, on Saturday 6th January 2018 starting promptly at 2.30 pm.

The lecture covers

  • the composition of the Earth’s atmosphere in comparison to other planets
  • a brief description of the structure of the atmosphere
  • investigation of some of the chemistry and properties of nitrogen and oxygen
  • a few of the tropospheric pollutants including carbon dioxide
  • climate change

Throughout the lecture there are demonstrations including some involving liquid nitrogen, oxygen foam, dry ice and a few explosions.

Contents of the lecture can be found at http://www.chemlabs.bris.ac.uk/outreach/Content%20of%20A%20Pollutant's%20Tale.pdf

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