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ERIC Number: ED015127
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Pages: 31
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REPORT OF THE CONFERENCE ON INTERDISCIPLINARY ACTIVITIES (SEATTLE, JUNE 28 - JULY 2, 1965).
Advisory Council on Coll. Chemistry.; Commission on Undergraduate Education in the Biological Sciences, Washington, DC.; Commission on Coll. Physics, Ann Arbor, MI.
PROCEEDINGS OF AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE COLLEGE SCIENCE TEACHING ARE REPORTED. SPECIFIC AREAS IN WHICH COOPERATION AMONG VARIOUS SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINES COULD RESULT IN MORE EFFECTIVE INSTRUCTION AT THE UNDERGRADUATE COLLEGE LEVEL WERE DISCUSSED. PARTICIPATING SCIENTISTS REPRESENTED THE FIELDS OF BIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY, PHYSICS, MATHEMATICS, GEOLOGY, GEOGRAPHY, ENGINEERING, AND AGRICULTURE. THE MEETINGS WERE SPONSORED BY THE COMMISSION ON UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION IN THE BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON COLLEGE CHEMISTRY, AND THE COMMISSION ON COLLEGE PHYSICS. EFFORTS WERE FOCUSED ON SPECIFIC OVERLAP AREAS OF CURRENT INTEREST WHICH INCLUDED (1) THE BIOLOGY-CHEMISTRY INTERFACE--MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, (2) THE CHEMISTRY-PHYSICS INTERFACE--MACROSCOPIC AND STATISTICAL THERMODYNAMICS, (3) QUANTUM MECHANICS, AND (4) INTERDISCIPLINARY EXPERIMENTAL SCIENCE. RECOMMENDATIONS AND PROPOSALS ARE INCLUDED. (DH)
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Authoring Institution: Advisory Council on Coll. Chemistry.; Commission on Undergraduate Education in the Biological Sciences, Washington, DC.; Commission on Coll. Physics, Ann Arbor, MI.
Identifiers: CONFERENCE ON INTERDISCIPLINARY ACTIVITIES; WASHINGTON; Washington (Seattle)