Teaming up

Uctas, Rachel
October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/15/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 14, p29
Trade Publication
The article discusses the collaboration between the chemical industry and universities. It further discusses the Marine Curie Fellowship which both the companies as well as students can apply. The European Commissions encourages scientific research for joint ventures integrating industrial and academic committees like Bayer which is working with the Boreskov Institute of Catalysis in Nowosibirsk and the Institute of Applied Chemistry in St. Petersburg, Russia, on polymer research.


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