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The Anthropocene

The 1st December 2013 in celebration of the 80th birthday of Paul Crutzen, Nobel Laureate for Chemistry in 1995, the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry organized a scientific symposium entitled "The Anthropocene" (term established by P. Crutzen). The Anthropocene has been Paul Crutzen’s research interest for the past decade. Paul Crutzen is a member of the board of Directors of MKF since 1997.

The President of MKF Ch. S. Zerefos and the members of the board of Directors C. Liatsos and A. karamanos were invited among other international scientists to participate at the Symposium in Mainz Germany.

Left to right the member of the board of directors C. Liatsos, the President of the MKF Ch. Zerefos, Nobel Laureate Paul Crutzen, Mrs E. Zerefou, the member of the board of directors A. Karamanos and Mrs Tertu Crutzen.

Professor Ch. Zerefos presenting the MKF commemorative gift to Paul Crutzen.


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