Foreign language examples in chemical nomenclature

  title={Foreign language examples in chemical nomenclature},
  author={Roger Sayle},
This poster is a supplementary adjunct to the oral presentation “Breaking the Language Barrier: Chemical Nomenclature around the Globe”. The poster will present numerous examples of the way that IUPAC and traditional nomenclature of chemical compounds is expressed/represented in various languages, such as British, American, German, Spanish, Swedish, Japanese, Polish, Russian, French, Dutch, Welsh, Navajo, Klingon etc... The divergence of chemical naming is associated with three chronological… CONTINUE READING