The GDCh Science Forum Chemistry was planned in Munich: from 29 Aug - 1 Sep 2021. The corona virus threw a spanner in the works and the entire science forum was held online. Irrespective of this, the Senior Expert Chemists an Online afternoon lecture there on Tuesday, Aug. 31, the motto of which was related to Munich:
Munich 21 ? no fun without chemistry
Four topics, four lectures:
- Beer: Prof. Dr. Thomas Becker (TU Munich): The keyboard of the enzymes in the brewing process
- sports: dr Josef Wünsch, (BASF SE, Ludwigshafen): When polymers become part of everyday business
- Art: Prof. dr Heinz Langhals (LRZ-Leibnitz computer center of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences, Munich): Chemistry or art: the tension between rationality and aesthetics ... or just an addition?
- Science: Dr. Susanne Rehn-Taube (Deutsches Museum, Munich): Chemistry in the Deutsches Museum ? yesterday, today, tomorrow
The lectures were well attended, with an average of around 60 participants.