94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition


Industrial Chemistry

Monday AM

IC8512b

Applied Nanotechnology (joint with MT10)

Organizer(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler
Chair(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler

08:00 00877 Multiscale Modeling for Rational Design and Spectroscopic Characterization of Molecular Electronic Junctions Stoyanov S.R., Zelyak O., Bonifas A., Laurentius L., Gusarov S., Bergren A.J., McDermott M.T., Du R., Lopinski G., McCreery R.L., Kovalenko A.
08:20 00878 Morphology Controlled Spectroscopic Properties in PbSe Quantum-Rods and Crosses *Bovero E., $van Veggel F.C.J. WITHDRAWN
08:40 00879 Growing Doped-Graphene from Heteroatom Precursors by Chemical Vapor Deposition: Is that Possible? *$Mohamed S., Guermoune A., Popescu F.
09:00 00880 A General One-pot Green Synthesis and Functionalization Method for Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Worden M., *Yathindranith V., $Hegmann T.
09:20 00881 Towards Industrialization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Simard B., Kingston C.T., Kim K.S., Guan J., Martinez-Rubi Y.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00882 Highly Conductive Polyurethane Noble Nanoparticle Composite Films Iqbal M., Harris A., *$Eichhorn S.H.
10:40 00883 Functionalized Poly-1-vinyl-2-pyrrolidone: Applications in Nanoparticle Catalysis $Yan N., Yuan Y., *Dyson P.
11:00 00884 Energetic Molecules Encapsulated Inside Carbon Nanotubes and Between Graphene Layers: DFT Calculations *Smeu M., Zahid F., Ji W., Guo H., Jaidann M., $Abou-Rachid H.
11:20 00885 Promotion of Surface Topography of Fluoropolymer Composite Coatings *Moorlag C., Qi Y., Zhang A., Gardner S., Gordon S., Song G., Hu N.-X.
11:40 00886 Nanostructured Organogel Networks Self-Assembled from Alkylated Isophthalic Acid and Benzimidazolone Compounds $Makeiff D.A., *Carlini R.
12:20 End of Session

IC1512d

Batteries and Electrochemical Capacitors (joint with EG1)

Organizer(s) - S. Schougaard; D. Rochefort; Y. Abu-Lebdeh
Chair(s) - Sylvain Castonguay

08:00 See EG1.

12:20 End of Session

IC4512a

Green Materials: Design and Benign Synthesis (joint with MT13)

Organizer(s) - J. Claverie; A. Goredema
Chair(s) - J. Claverie; A. Goredema

08:00 00887 Incorporating Poly(Hexafluoropropylene Oxide) Into Wilkinson's Catalyst: A Fluorous Biphase Approach *$Friesen C.M., Temple S. A. J., Montgomery C.D., Howell J.L
08:20 00888 Designing Renewable Monomers: A Novel Approach to Fluorenone Brown B.A., $Veinot J.G.C.
08:40 00889 Multiscale Modeling of Grafting Modifications for Design of Renewable Nanomaterials Based on Cellulose Stoyanov S.R., Gusarov S., Kovalenko A.
09:00 00890 Production of a Biobased Latex Coating Using Itaconic Acid Derived from Wood-based Carbohydrates *$Durant Y.
09:40 00891 Synthesis of Siloxane Containing Polyesters Using Immobilized Enzymes Frampton M.B., Séguin J.P., Nash L.A., *$Zelisko P.M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00892 Cellulose Nanocrystallites as an Efficient Support for Nanoparticles of Palladium: Application for Catalytic Hydrogenation and Heck Coupling Under Mild Conditions Cirtiu C.M., Kaushik M., Dunlop-Brière A.F., Head-Marsden K., *$Moores A.
11:00 00893 Room Temperature Synthesis of Pd Nanocrystals in Phosphonium Ionic Liquids Without any External Reducing Agents Kalviri H.A., *Kerton F.M.
11:20 00894 The Catalytic Activity of FePd Nanoparticles for Suzuki Cross-Coupling of Aryl Chlorides Zhou S., *Veinot J.G. C.
11:40 00895 Green Process Chemistry on a Commercial Scale by Solvent Optimization Rey A.W.
12:20 End of Session


Monday PM

IC8512b

Applied Nanotechnology (joint with MT10)

Organizer(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler
Chair(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler

13:40 00896 Dual-emitting MnxZn1-xSe/ZnSe:Mn2+ Nanocrystals with Tunable Relative Emission, Wavelength and Lifetime $Lamarre S.A., Lecavalier M.E., Ritcey A.M., *Allen C.N.
14:00 00897 Orchestrating Nanoplasmonics from Nitzschia Palea Diatoms *$Andrews M.P., Hajiaboli A., Hiltz J., Singh G., Gonzalez T., Fussmann G.
14:20 00898 Studying Optical Properties of 2D and 3D Ordered Structures of Silver Nanocubes and Gold Nanocages Ahamad N., *Bottomley A., $Ianoul A.
14:40 00899 (Ga1-xZnx)(N1-xOx) Nanostructures: Towards the Origin of Visible Luminescence Via 2D XAFS-XEOL Spectroscopy Ward M.J., Han W., *$Sham T.K.
15:00 00900 Polymer Nanoparticle Encapsulation for Delivery of Active Ingredients *$Anderson D.J., Das A., Pham H., Li F., Norton D., Goh J.B.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00901 Porous Silica/Polymer Hybrid Materials for the Extraction of Actinides Dupont J., $Kleitz F., *Larivière D.
16:20 00902 Nanoscale Control of Boron Subphthalocyanine Crystals for Organic Solar Cells Paton A.S., *$Bender T.P.
16:40 00903 Adsorption of SO2 onto Functionalized Mesoporous Silica : A Novel Sorbent Material for Industrial Flue Gas Desulfurization Procedures Pitre R., $Mercier L.
17:00 00904 Porous Silicon Optical Sensors: Simultaneous Identification and Quantification of Gas-phase Volatile Organic Compounds Kelly T.L., Garcia Sega A., *Sailor M.J.
17:20 00905 Advantages and Limitations of Using Ln3+ - doped NaYF4 Upconverting Nanocrystals as Imaging Agents in Two-photon Upconversion Laser (Scanning and Wide Field Microscopy) Pichaandi J., Boyer J.C., $van Veggel F.C.J.M, *Delaney K.R.
17:40 00906 Nanometric Inks for Identification and Neutralization of Explosive Peroxides *$Apblett A.W., Materer N.F., Bussan D., Barber K.N, Hoel D.
18:00 End of Session

IC1512d

Batteries and Electrochemical Capacitors (joint with EG1)

Organizer(s) - S. Schougaard; D. Rochefort; Y. Abu-Lebdeh
Chair(s) - Dominic Rochefort

13:40 See EG1.

16:40 End of Session

IC5512a

Green Materials: Formulation, Fabrication and Processing (joint with MT14)

Organizer(s) - J. Denault; A. Mohanty; M. Misra
Chair(s) - J. Denault; M. Misra

13:40 00907 Renewably Sourced High Performance SoronaÓ Polymer and Triexta Fibers: Processing and Application Development Kurian J.V.
14:20 00908 Bioplastics and Green Materials from Renewable Resources: Move Towards a Low-Carbon Economy! *Mohanty A.K.
14:40 00909 Towards High Performance Sustainable Plastics: Morphology Development and Interfacial Interactions in Polymer Blends with Thermoplastic Starch *Favis B.D., Li G., Sarazin P.
15:00 00910 Characteristics, Properties, and Applications of Carboxylated Cellulose Nanocrystals Prepared from a Novel One-Step Procedure *Leung A.C.W., Mahmoud K.A., Luong J.H.T.
15:20 00911 Multifunctional Green Nano-Biocomposites from Bio-oil based Resin Systems: An Overview *Misra M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00912 The Selection, Validation, Processing and Use of Green Material in the Manufacturing of Automotive Parts: An Industry Perspective on the Green Revolution *Khalil H.
16:40 00913 Green Method for Lignin Modification for Polymer Applications *$Ton-That M.-T.
17:00 00914 Designing Greener Plasticizers Erythropel H., Cooper D.G., Maric M., Leask R
17:20 00915 Industrial Applications of Switchable Hydrophilicity Solvent Systems Holland A.M., Wechsler D., Resendes R., Jessop P.G.
17:40 00916 Development of a Novel Oleochemical Wood Preservation Process *Hersant G.
18:00 End of Session

IC6515a

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao; L. Robitaille; T. Wigglesworth
Chair(s) - Yue Zhao; Soo Young Park

13:40 Joint with MS and MT - See MS2.

18:00 End of Session


Tuesday AM

IC8512b

Applied Nanotechnology (joint with MT10)

Organizer(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler
Chair(s) - C. Moorlag; M. Geissler

08:00 00917 DNA Aptamer Nanotechnology for Agricultural Applications *DeRosa M.C.
08:40 00918 Fabrication and surface modification of multifunctional nanoparticles for rapid microbial capture *$Zhang J, Chen LY, Mumin A
09:00 00919 Silicon Nanocrystals Encapsulated within a Mesoporous Silica Shell for Targeted Drug Delivery *Regli S., Kelly J.A., Barnes M.A., $Veinot J.G.C.
09:20 00920 Multifunctional Inorganic Mechanized Nanoparticles for Imaging, Targeting and Drug Delivery Zink J.I.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00921 XAS and XRD Study of Temperature-induced Phase Changes in RuO2 Nanoparticles Cormier Z., Andreas H., Zhang P.
10:40 00922 Pressure-Induced Structural Transformations of ZnO Nanowires Probed by X-Ray Diffraction Dong Z.H., Zhuravlev K.K., Jin S., *$Song Y.
11:00 00923 Multicolour and Multilayer Photopatterned Upconverting NaYF4 Nanoparticles for Security Applications Boyer J.-C., Zhang X., Zhou J., Branda N.R., *$Gates B.D.
11:20 End of Session

IC6515a

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao; L. Robitaille; T. Wigglesworth
Chair(s) - Adah Almutairi

08:20 Joint with MS and MT - see MS2.

11:20 End of Session


Tuesday PM

IC6515a

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao; L. Robitaille; T. Wigglesworth
Chair(s) - Patrick Theato; Heshing Xia

13:40 Joint with MS and MT - see MS2.

17:40 End of Session

IC7512c

New Trends in Practical Synthesis and Scale Up (joint with OR12)

Organizer(s) - N. Chopra; D. Desilets
Chair(s) - Naveen Chopra; Denis Desislets

13:40 00924 Inherently Scalable Methods for the Synthesis and Purification of Boronsubpthalocyanine Derivatives *$Bender T.P., Paton A.S., Morse G.E., Sauks J.A., Skruch D.
14:20 00925 From Starting Material to Product: A Novel Flow Chemistry Technique to React and Sequentially Purify Products using Reverse Phase Chromatography set up in Parallel as a Tandem Process *El-Salfiti M., $Fortin R.
14:40 00926 Towards a Practical Macrocyclization Protocol Bédard A.-C., $Collins S.K.
15:00 00927 Use of High Throughput Methods to Develop Low VOC Waterborne Coatings Derived from Polyurethane Dispersions *$Oh J.
15:20 00928 Nitroxide-mediated Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate with a Small Amount of Styrene in Ionic Liquids Zhang C., *Maric M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00929 Chlorohydrins: Versatile Building Blocks for Heterocycle Synthesis *$Britton R.A., Kang B., Halperin S., Moore J., Chang S., Draper J.
16:40 00930 Accessing Stereochemically Rich Sultams via Microwave-Assisted, Continuous Flow Organic Synthesis (MACOS) Scale-out Ullah F., Samarakoon T., Rolfe A., Hanson P.R., *$Organ M.G.
17:00 00931 A Modular Palladium-catalyzed Decarboxylative Cross-coupling Route to Access Inhibitors of Estrogen Receptor NFjB Wong N., *Forgione P.
17:20 00932 Chemical Development of Vaniprevir: A Potent NS3/4A Protease Inhibitor for the Treatment of Hepatitis C *Dolman S.J., Chen C., Janey J., Journet M., Kong J., Li H., Song Z.J., Tellers D., Zacuto M.
18:00 End of Session

ICpos517abc

Poster Session

Green Materials: Design and Benign Synthesis posters

17:40 00933 Vegetable Oil-based Biodegradable Polymer Networks *$Kim B.S., Jang N.R., Kim H.-M.
17:40 00934 Enzyme-based Routes for the Synthesis of Siloxane Containing Polyesters Frampton M.B., Séguin J.P., $Zelisko P.M.
17:40 00935 New Catalytic Materials Based on Palladium Nanoparticles Supported onto Cellulose Nanocrystallites: Applications in Hydrogenation Reaction and Heck Coupling *Cirtiu C.M., Kaushik M., Dunlop-Brière A.F., Head-Marsden K., Moores A.
17:40 00936 Novel Bifunctional Ni@Ru Core-Shell Nanoparticles: Superparamagnetic and Highly Catalytic for Hydrogen Generation Chen G., Desinan S., Nechache R., Rosei R., Rosei F., *Ma D.

Green Materials: Formulation, Fabrication and Processing posters

17:40 00937 Carbon Dioxide Capture in Phosphonium-based Ionic Liquids and End-capped Polyethylene Glycol using DETA (DETA = diethylenetriamine) as a Model Absorbent Harper N.D., Nizio K.D., Hendsbee A.D., Masuda J.D., Robertson K.N., Murphy L.J., Johnson M.B., Pye C.C., $Clyburne J.A.C.
17:40 00938 Screening Wood-decay Fungal Enzymes to Transform Kraft Lignin *Bashtan-Kandybovich I., Venkatesadowda B., Malek L., $Dekker R.
17:40 00939 A Molecular Simulation Study of CO2 Separation from Natural Gas by Metal Organic Frameworks. Zein Aghaji M., Yeganegi S., Daff T., *Woo T.K.
17:40 00940 Switchable Solvents for Biofuel Production from Algae Boyd A.R., Champagne P., Jessop P.G.

New Trends in Practical Synthesis and Scale Up posters

17:40 00941 Novel Synthesis of Polysubstituted Pyridine Derivatives from b-Sulfonylvinylamines Lau C., Tsui G.C., Lautens M.

Applied Nanotechnology posters

17:40 00942 Understanding the Operational Principles of Molecular Motors: Building a Protease Lawnmower Kovacic S., Samii L., Niman C., $Linke H., Curmi P.M.G., Zuckermann M.J., *Forde N.R.
17:40 00943 Microemulsion Magnetic Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and their Application *Okoli C., Lakshmanan R., Boutonnet M., Järås S., $Rajarao G.
17:40 00944 Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis and Metal Oxide Functionalization Using a Supercritical Fluid Route McGillivray D., Gaspari F., *$Trevani L.
17:40 00945 Chemical Sensing with Molecular Conductors *Del Re J., Moore M.H., Ratna B.R., $Blum A.S.
17:40 00946 Synthesis of Stable Monodisperse Magnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles with Catechol-based Ligands in Aqueous Solution Korpany K.V., $Blum A.S.
17:40 00947 Post-Synthesis Modification of Mesoporous Silica with High Surface Area for an Efficient Extraction of Actinides *Lebed P.J., Kleitz F., $Larivière D.
17:40 00948 Reduction of Carbon Dioxide via Supported Metal Nanoparticle Electrocatalysts in Imidazolium Ionic Liquids Strobl J.R., $Scott R.W.J.
17:40 00949 Synthetic Approaches to Al2O3 Nanostructures Zielke S.A., Sun K., Cramb D.T., *Trudel S.
17:40 00950 Structure- and Composition-Dependent Optical Properties of Colloidal Gallium Indium Oxide Nanocrystals Farvid S.S., Wang T., Radovanovic P.V.
17:40 00951 Examination of Time and Concentration Dependence of the Ripening Process of Zinc Oxide Nanocrystals in DMSO Bain C.D., *$Bohle D.S., Spina C.J.
17:40 00952 Syngas Conversion by Ni-Ru on Carbon Nanofibers: Dependence of Selectivity towards Alcohols on Catalyst Composition Desinan S., Chen G.Z., Rosei R., Ma D.L., Rosei F.
17:40 00953 Doped Silicon Nanocrystals Hoch L.B., Henderson E.J., Ozin G.A.
17:40 00954 Free-Radical Oxidation of Cumene Into Cumene Hydroperoxide Using Supported Gold Nanoparticle Crites C.-O.L., Hallett-Tapley G.L., Gonzalez Béjar M., Netto-Ferreira J.C., Scaiano J.C.
17:40 00955 A Simple Methodology for the Synthesis of Useful Metal Sulfide Nanostructures *Un N.S., Moula M.G., $Houmam A.
17:40 00956 UV Assisted Polymerization of Polypyrrole on Protein Fiber *$Parvinzadeh M.
17:40 End of Session


Wednesday AM

IC6515a

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao; L. Robitaille; T. Wigglesworth
Chair(s) - Gabriel Iftime; Lucie Robitaille

08:20 Joint with MS and MT - see MS2.

12:00 End of Session

IC2512c

Fuel cells

Organizer(s) - D. Guay; G. Brisard; S. MacKinnon

08:00 Joint with EG and MT - see EG2.

12:20 End of Session


Wednesday PM

IC6515a

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao; L. Robitaille; T. Wigglesworth
Chair(s) - Christopher Barrett; Tony J. Wigglesworth

13:40 Joint with MS and MT - see MS2.

18:00 End of Session

IC2512c

Fuel cells

Organizer(s) - D. Guay; G. Brisard; S. MacKinnon

13:40 Joint with EG and MT - see EG2.

15:40 End of Session

IC9512c

Career Planning: Advice to Graduate and Undergraduate Students (joint with CE7)

Organizer(s) - D. Anderson
Chair(s) - Darren J. Anderson

16:00 00957 Chemistry Careers Beyond the Lab Bench *Leger L.
16:20 00958 Entrepreneurship - Starting (or Working for) Small, High-growth Companies Immediately After School *Anderson D.J.
16:40 00959 Future Pharmaceutical Research and Global Career Opportunities in CROs Huang Z.
17:00 00960 Transitioning From a Graduate Chemist to a Corporate Chemist Ramachandran R.
17:20 00961 From the Sugar Shack to the Biorefinery: Transformation of Maple Sap into Bioproducts Hawari J., Sunahara G.
17:40 Panel Discussion: Advice to Graduate and Undergraduate Students

18:00 End of Session


Thursday AM

IC3512b

Biofuels (joint with EG6)

Organizer(s) - J. Schmidt; E. Hogan
Chair(s) - J. Schmidt; P. Hogan

10:20 00962 Tansformation of Woody Biomass into Fuels and Chemicals by Hydroprocessing in Green Solvents $Yan N., Yuan Y., *Kou Y., Dyson P.
10:40 00963 T316 Stainless Steel as an Effective Deoxygenation Catalyst Under Reducing Aqueous Acidic Conditions Waldie F., Di Mondo D., Ashok D., Schlaf M.
11:00 00964 Ketonization and Deoxygenation of Carboxylic Acids Catalyzed by Red Mud *Karimi E.K., $Schlaf M.S.
11:20 00965 Biogas Production from Municipal Available Organic Wastes in Wastewater Treatment Plants: Co-digestion, Pre-treatment, and Modelling Li C., *Champagne P., Anderson B.
11:40 00966 Lignin Recovery from Kraft Black Liquor and Applications *Kouisni L., Fang Y., Paleologou M., Ahvazi B., Hawari J., Zhang Y., Wang X.M.
12:00 00967 Synergies Developed Between the Bazancourt's Biorefinery and BioAmber for the Production of Bio-based Succinic Acid *$Bernier R.L.
12:20 End of Session


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