1. Title The 91th Molecular Science Forum
2. IYC interests @Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
AEncourage interest of young people in chemistry
BGenerate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
CCelebrate the role of women in chemistry
3. Short description The speaker, Toshiyuki Nakagaki, who is the winner of Ig Nobel Prize in 2008 and 2010, is going to talk about the cleverness of smile molds.
4. Audience general public, secondary school students
5. Topic seminars
6. Long description The 91th Molecular Science Forum
Schedule: 16:30-17:30, November 28, 2011
Venue &Place: Okazaki Conference Center, National Institutes of Natural Sciences
         Aza-tenma 8-1, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444-0864, JAPAN
Scope: General Science
Program:
    Speaker; Toshiyuki Nakagaki (Professor of Future University Hakodate)
    Style; Lecture and Q&A
    Summary; The speaker, Prof. Nakagaki won the Ig Nobel Prize in 2008 and 2010, for demonstrating that slime molds can solve puzzles and for using slime mold to determine the optimal routes for railroad tracks, respectively. He is going to talk about the cleverness of smile molds.
Participants Web Site: http://www.ims.ac.jp/
7. Sponsors Institute for Molecular Science
Toyota Physical and Chemical Research Institute

8. Contact detail

EmailFterauchi@ims.ac.jp
Name:Kaede Terauchi
Organization or affiliations:National Institutes of Natural Sciences ,Institute for Molecular Science
Phone :+81-564-55-7262
Country,City:Janan,Okazaki