94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

Tuesday PM



Organizer(s) - J.-F. Masson; D. Boudreau
Chair(s) - Jean-Francois Masson; Denis Boudreau

13:40 00041 Assembly and Use, and Control of Non-selective Adsorption of Quantum Dot Bioprobes Within Microfluidic Chips $Krull U.J., Tavares A.J., Noor M.O., Vannoy C.H., Uddayasankar U.
14:20 00042 The Development of a Silica Nanoparticle-based DNA biosensor *$Kell A.J., Page L., Simard B., Boissinot M., Charlebois I., Leclerc M.
14:40 00043 Label-Free Biosensing Based on Multilayer Fluorescent Nanocomposites and a Cationic Polymeric Transducer Brouard D., *Boudreau D.
15:00 00044 New Lanthanide Complexes as Luminescent Dyes Starck M., Kadjane P., *Charbonničre L., $Ziessel R.
15:20 00045 Förster Resonance Energy Transfer and Charge Transfer Quenching as Orthogonal Mechanisms for Multiplexed Optical Transduction Using Quantum Dots as Scaffolds for Biosensing *Algar W.R., Stewart M.H., Susumu K., Armstrong A., Blanco-Canosa J.B., Dawson P.E., Huston A., $Medintz I.L.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00046 Practical Considerations of Multiplexed SERS Nanotags in Biodetection of Pathogens *$Tay L., Hulse J., Tanha J.
16:20 00047 Building an Optical Biosensor: Integrating a SERS Platform into a Microfluidic Device Galarreta B.C., Norton P.R., *$Lagugné-Labarthet F.
16:40 00048 SPR on Microhole Arrays for Detection of Biomarker in Crude Biological Fluids Breault-Turcot J., Live L.S., Bolduc O.R., *Masson J.F.
17:00 00049 Silica and Covalent Aryl Coatings for Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensing *$McDermott M.T., Yang N., Wu P., Toman J., Grant C.F.
17:20 00050 Optical Biosensor Platform Operating in Near-physiological pH Range via Polymer-brush-mediated Plasmon Coupling Tokarev I., Minko I., *$Minko S.
17:40 00051 Comparison of LSPR and SPR Binding Assays for the Detection of an Anti-cancer Drug by Using Folic Acid Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles Zhao S.S., Bolduc O.R., Colin D.Y., Pelletier J.N., $Masson J.F.
18:00 End of Session


Advances in Spectroscopy and Imaging for Biological Systems

Organizer(s) - R. Campbell; G. Cosa
Chair(s) - Chris Yip

13:40 Joint with PT and BM - see PT4.

17:40 End of Session


Microfluidics and Lab on a Chip

Organizer(s) - R. Oleschuk

13:40 00052 Order and Disorder in Nanoporous Media Affects DNA Separation Efficiency Nazemifard N., Wang L., Ye W., Harrison D.J.
14:00 00053 Pneumatically Induced Fluid Flow On Centrifugal Microfluidic Platforms Kong C.R.M., *Salin E.D.
14:20 00054 Anchored Microdroplets for the Study of Sickle Cell Disease Abbyad P., Tharaux P.L., Alexandrou A., Dangla R., *$Baroud C.
14:40 00055 Integrated Isothermal Amplification and Electrochemical Detection of Escherichia coli Using Disposable Electrode Safavieh M., Ahmed M.U., *Zourob M.
15:00 00056 A Microfluidic Study of Enzyme Catalyzed Hydration of Carbon Dioxide Using Multimodal Characterization $Greener J., Tumarkin E., Kumacheva E.
15:20 00057 A Microfluidic Microarray System for Detection of Proteins Secreted by Immune Cells Lee J., Gulzar N., Scott J., *$Li P.C.H.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00058 A Disposable Organic Fluorescence Biosensor Integrated into a Microfluidic Chip for Water Pollution Monitoring $Lefevre F., Juneau P., Chodavarapu V., *Izquierdo R.
16:20 00059 Development of Fluorous Solid-Phase Extraction (FSPE) on a Microchip and Its Application to Proteomics Xu Z., Daley A.B., *Oleschuk R.D.
16:40 00060 A Microfluidic Format for Oligonucleotide Hybridization Assay Based on Continuous Density Gradients of Immobilized Probes Noor M.O., *$Krull U.J.
17:00 00061 Generation of Monodisperse, Sub-micrometer, Perfluorocarbon Droplets for Ultrasound Imaging Via Condensation of Microfluidic-generated Gas Bubbles Seo M.S., Gorelikov I.G., Martin A.L.M., *$Matsuura N.M.
17:20 00062 Centrifugal Microfluidic Separation Using Frontal Chromatography Jorge L., Templeton E.J., Skinner C.D., *Salin E.D.
17:40 00063 New Hybrid Filtration Systems for Centrifugal Microfluidic Devices Templeton E.J., Jorge L., Duford D.A., Skinner C.D., *Salin E.D.
18:00 End of Session


Spectroscopy at Surfaces and Interfaces

Organizer(s) - J. Gibbs-Davis; D. Hore
Chair(s) - Julianne Gibbs-Davis; Dennis Hore

13:40 Joint with PT and SS - see PT6.

18:00 End of Session


Advances in Vibrational Spectroscopy: Development and Applications (joint with PT3)

Organizer(s) - C. Pellerin
Chair(s) - Christian Pellerin; Laurence Nafie

13:40 00064 Applications of Infrared Vibrational Circular Dichroism: From Absolute Configuration Determination to Supramolecular Chirality in Protein Fibrils *$Nafie L.A.
14:20 00065 Unexpected b-Sheets and Molecular Orientation in Flagelliform Spider Silk of as Revealed by Raman Spectromicroscopy *Lefevre T., Pézolet M.
14:40 00066 Polarised Raman Spectroscopy of Small Molecules: A New Alignment Method Using Polyethylene Films *$Kowalska P., Rodger A., Razmkhah K.
15:00 00067 Tip Enhanced Spectroscopy: Surpassing the Spatial Resolution Limit Lagugné-Labarthet F.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00072 Application and New Developments of PM-IRSAS $Pellerin C., Mauran D., Wang X.
16:20 00069 In Situ High-Pressure and Low-Temperature Studies of Ammonia Borane (NH3BH3) by Raman Spectroscopy Liu A., *Song Y.
16:40 00070 Spectroscopic and Modelling Studies for Characterizing the Orientation Distribution of Molecules Adsorbed at Interfaces *$Hore D.K., Hall S.A., Jena K.C., Cross L.J., Covert P.A., Trudeau T.G.
17:20 00071 Design and Characterization of Metal Nanohole Arrays as Raman Sensors for the Detection of Energetic Materials $Correia-Ledo D., Gibson K., Provencher-Girard A., *Masson J.-F.
17:40 00068 Surface-Enhanced Infrared and Raman Spectroscopies of Absorbate Saturated Au Nanorod Arrays Rowell N., Hulse J., Fraser J., *$Tay L.
18:00 End of Session


Nucleic Acids Chemistry and Biology (joint with OR11)

Organizer(s) - M.J. Damha; C.J. Wilds
Chair(s) - Yingfu Li; Dipankar Sen

13:40 00313 Engineering and Application of Fluorogenic DNAzymes *$Li Y.
14:00 00314 Tuning a DNAzyme's Antenna: Moving Towards Visible Light Barlev A., *Sekhon G., $Sen D.
14:20 00315 Fluorescent Signaling DNAzymes for Sensing Bacteria Ali M., Aguirre S.D., *$Li Y.
14:40 00316 A Fast Radical-trap Investigation of the Mechanism of a DNAzyme with Photolyase Activity *Sekhon G.S., $Sen D.
15:00 00317 Thermodynamics of Steroid Binding by a Modifed Cocaine-binding Aptamer Reinstein O., *Neves M.A.D, Saad M., $Johnson P.E.
15:20 00318 Guanine-rich RNAs and DNAs that Bind Heme Robustly Catalyze Oxygen Transfer Reactions Poon L., Methot S, Morabi-Pazooki W., Pio F., Bennet A., Shumayrikh N., *$Sen D.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00319 DNA Aptamers for Imaging and In Vivo Applications *DeRosa M.C.
16:20 00320 In Vitro Selection of Thiamin-Assisted RNA Catalysts *Cernak P., $Sen D.
16:40 00321 Detection of Mycotoxins Using Aptamers McKeague M., Meszaros T., Visconti A., DeGirolamo A., Miller J.D., *$DeRosa M.C.
17:00 00322 Adenosine-induced Elimination of Redox Intercalators in a DNA Conformational Switch Dai Y., Chakraborty B., *Yu H.-Z.
17:20 00323 Development of Intelligent Ribozymes *$Perreault J.P.
17:40 End of Session


Advances in Spectroscopy and Imaging for Biological Systems (joint with PT4)

Organizer(s) - R. Campbell; G. Cosa
Chair(s) - Chris Yip

13:40 See PT4.

17:40 End of Session


Carbohydrates and Glycobiology (joint with OR7)

Organizer(s) - S. Sato; T. Lowary; D. Jakeman
Chair(s) - Todd Lowary

R.U. Lemieux Award Lecture

13:40 00324 Towards Efficient Synthesis of Glycoconjugates Through Engineering and Evolution of Glycosyl Transferases and Glycosynthases *$Withers S.G.
14:20 00325 Organoboron Catalyzed Regioselective Glycosylations Gouliaras C., Lee D., *Chan L., $Taylor M.S.
14:40 00326 Development of More Efficient Screening Methods for Boroxole-based Libraries of Carbohydrate Receptors Lu J.-Y., Pal A., *$Hall D.G.
15:00 00327 Structural Analysis of Pneumococcal Carbohydrate-degrading Virulence Factors Reveals Insights into Carbohydrate Recognition *$Boraston A.B.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00328 Beyond Metal and Azide Mediated Click Reactions: Applications to Glycoscience *$Boons G.J.
16:40 00329 A Novel Strategy for Obtaining Orthogonally Protected Idopyranosyl Building Blocks *Hevey R., $Ling C.-C.
17:00 00330 Synthesis, Characterization, and Enzyme Analysis of Ketose-Phosphonate Analogues Forget S.M., *$Jakeman D.L.
17:20 00331 5'-Methylthioadenosine Nucleosidase Plays a Key Role in the Modified Futalosine Pathway for Menaquinone Biosynthesis Li X., Apel D., Gaynor E.C., *Tanner M.E.
18:00 End of Session


Natural Product Chemistry (joint with OR4)

Organizer(s) - C. Spino
Chair(s) - Guillaume Belanger

13:40 See OR4.

18:00 End of Session


Computational Biochemistry and Drug Design (joint with PT7)

Organizer(s) - G. Lamoureux; N. Moitessier
Chair(s) - Nicolas Moitessier

13:40 See PT7.

18:00 End of Session


Solution NMR: Biomolecular Structure, Dynamics, and Function (joint with PT9)

Organizer(s) - A. Mittermaier; P. Lavigne
Chair(s) - Anthony Mittermaier

13:40 See PT9.

18:00 End of Session


Cheating and Ethics in the Classroom

Organizer(s) - D. Harpp
Chair(s) - David Harpp

13:40 00617 Crime in the Classroom *$Harpp D.N.
14:20 00618 Large Scale Collusion on Multiple Choice Tests and Why 'They' Don't Stop It Wesolowsky G.O.
15:00 00619 Using Turnitin To Teach Laboratory Academic Integrity Dicks A.P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00620 Teaching Academic Integrity as well as Teaching Chemistry *$Thomas D.F.
16:20 00621 The Ethics Landscape: Catalyzing Change in our Chemistry Classrooms *Brydges S.
16:40 00622 Beyond Prevention: Developing Ethically Responsible Professionals Bertram Gallant T.
17:20 End of Session


Speciation and Bioavailability of Metals

Organizer(s) - P. Campbell; C. Fortin; F. Wang
Chair(s) - Feiyue Wang

13:40 00764 Agent-based Modeling of Natural Organic Matter: A Molecular Appproach to Environmental Metal-Organic Speciation Cabaniss S.E.
14:20 00765 Metal Binding to Dissolved Organic Matter: Do Molecular Size and Origin of DOM Matter? *$Guéguen C., McIntyre A.M., Chen W.
14:40 00766 Improving Trace Metal Speciation Predictions in Natural Aquatic Systems by Taking into Account DOM Spectroscopic Quality *Mueller K.K., Fortin C., $Campbell P.G.C.
15:00 00767 Fluorescence and Ultrafiltration Investigation of Natural Organic Matter (NOM) and Radionuclide Speciation in Groundwater Impacted with Low-Level Radioactive Contaminants *$Caron F., Riopel R., Siemann S.
15:20 00768 Changes in Natural Organic Matter (NOM) at a Waste Water Treatment Plant Using Fluorescence Analysis Riopel R., *Caron F., $Siemann S.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00769 Understanding the Role of DOM on Metal Bioavailability - A Prerequisite for Narrowing the Gap in Lab-to-Field Extrapolation Slaveykova V.I.
16:40 00770 Enhanced Bioavailability of Dissolved Pb to Marine Organisms in the Presence of Different Types of Dissolved Organic Matter *$Sánchez-Marín P., Lorenzo J.I., Mubiana V.K., Bellas J., Slaveykova V.I., Blust R., Beiras R.
17:00 00771 Study of Silver Interactions With Humic Acid Using Equilibrium Ion-Exchange and Dialysis *Chen Z., Campbell P.G.C., $Fortin C.
17:20 End of Session


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


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


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-Bričre 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., Järĺs 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., $Larivičre 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


Main Group Chemistry: Fundamentals and Applications

Organizer(s) - P. Ragogna; A. Dyker
Chair(s) - C. Adam Dyker

Strem Chemicals Award for Pure or Applied Inorganic Chemistry Lecture

13:40 01171 Adventures in Phosphorus Chemistry: A Journey from Molecules to Polymers and Back Again Gates D.P.
14:20 01172 Substitution Matters: Understanding the Reactivity of Main Group Halides with a-Diimine Ligands Martin C.D., *$Ragogna P.J.
14:40 01173 Structures and Properties of Semi-quinone Bridged Bisdithiazolyls Yu X., Mailman A.M., *$Oakley R.T.
15:00 01174 Synthesis and Coordination Chemistry of Phosphide- and Boryl-Based PPP- and PBP-Pincer Complexes Borau-Garcia J., Bosch M.J., Tuononen H.M., *$Roesler R.
15:20 01175 Spirocyclic Group 13 Complexes of Bis(pyridyl)methyl and Bis(isopropylamino)naphthalene $Moilanen J., Borau-Garcěa J., Hänninen M. M., Peuronen A., Roesler R., *Tuononen H.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01176 Bis(imino)pyridine Complexes of Tl(I): Exploring Weak Covalent Interactions and Dimer Formation Jurca T., Korobkov I., Gorelsky S.I., Richeson D.S.
16:20 01177 Activation of Simple Olefins and Dienes with Low-Valent Gallium Caputo C.A., Zhu Z., Fettinger J.C., *$Power P.P.
16:40 01178 Understanding the Reactivity of Strained Sandwich Compounds with Aluminum or Gallium in Bridging Positions: Experiments and DFT Calculations Bagh B., Green J.C., *$Müller J.
17:00 01179 Novel Phosphorus Oxide Cages from a Diphosphorus Trication and Formamides Echterhoff A.K.C., *$Weigand J.J.
17:20 01180 Donor-Acceptor Complexes of Main Group Elements with Unusual Bonds Frenking G.
18:00 End of Session


Metallosupramolecular Assemblies - Structures, Properties and Applications

Organizer(s) - M. Murugesu; L. Thompson; G. Hanan
Chair(s) - M. Murugesu

13:40 Strem Award Lecture at 13:40 in IN5 room 510b.

14:20 01181 Structural and Reactivity Studies on Oxidized Bimetallic Schiff-base Systems *$Storr T., Dunn T.J., Simmonds C.J.
14:40 01182 Metal-containing Oligothiophenes: Complexes, Coordination Polymers and Properties *$Wolf M.O., Earl L., Kuchison A.M., Moore S.A.
15:00 01183 Photoinduced Charge Storage in Supramolecular Photocatalysts with Multiviologen Tethers and Applications to Hydrogen Evolution from Water Sakai K.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01184 Applications of Coordination Chemistry in the Synthesis of Single-Molecule Magnets Rinehart J.D., Meihaus K.R., Zadrozny J.M., Harris T.D., Freedman D.E., Bechlars B., D'Alessandro D.M., Dechambenoit P., Jenkins D.M., *Long J.R.
16:40 01185 Engineering Magnetic Molecular Compounds: Design of Single Chains Magnets and Magnetic Metal Organic Framework *$Journaux Y., Pardo E., Ferrando-Soria J., Lescouëzec R., Lisnard L., Chamoreau L.M., Li Y., Pereira C., Novak M., Ruiz-García R., Lloret F., Julve M., Cano J., Ruiz-Pérez C.
17:00 01186 Bimetallic Coordination Chemistry Based on Indigo *$Hicks R.G., Nawn G., Oakley S.R., Waldie K.M.
17:20 01187 Diverse Efforts Toward High Spin Polymetallic Complexes and Magnetic Metallopolymers *$Lemaire M.T., Revunova K., Dowling M., Kwong W.-T., Bell R.
17:40 01188 Rotaxanes as Ligands in Metal-Ligand Self-Assembly Viljoen E., *$Loeb S.J.
18:00 End of Session


Metal-catalysed Polymerisation (joint with MS8)

Organizer(s) - F. Schaper
Chair(s) - Parisa Mehrkhodavandi; Stephen Foley

13:40 Strem Award Lecture at 13:40 in IN5 room 510b.

14:20 01189 Amine-phenolate Zinc Complexes in Ring-Opening Polymerizationof Lactide and e-Caprolactone Ikpo N., *Kerton F.M.
14:40 01190 Three-coordinate Diamido Aluminum Complexes for Applications in Cyclic Ester Polymerizations *$Foley S.R., Chitanda J.M., Oberhofer A., Olson J.A., Prokopchuk D.E.
15:00 01191 Catalysts Based on Oxophilic Metals for Stereoselective and Highly Productive ROP of Cyclic Esters *Carpentier J.F.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01192 Synthesis of M (II) b-Diketiminate Complexes as Catalysts for Ring Opening Polymerization of Lactide Whitehorne T.J.J., *Schaper F.
16:20 01193 Mechanistic Insights into Living Polymerization of Cyclic Esters by Chiral Indium Catalysts $Mehrkhodavandi P., Yu I., Acosta Ramirez A., Xu C., Osten K.
16:40 01194 Pursuit of Enhanced Activity and Stereoselectivity Through Ligand Design: Ring-opening Polymerization of Lactide Using Well-defined Cationic Zinc Catalysts *$Hayes P.G., Wheaton C.A., Sun H.
17:00 01195 Catalytic Ring-Opening Polymerisation of Renewable Macrolactones to High Molecular Weight Polyethylene-like Polymers *Duchateau R., $van der meulen I., Gubbels E., Heise A., Koning C.E.
17:20 01196 Vanadium Mediated Radical Polymerization *Shaver M.P., Allan L.E. N., Jones M.R., Hanhan M.E.
17:40 01197 Effects of Electronic Ligand Variation on Cobalt-Mediated Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Acetate Sherwood R.K., Black J.O., *$McNeil W.S.
18:00 End of Session


Block Copolymer Self-assembly: Symposium in Honour of Adi Eisenberg (joint with MT1)

Organizer(s) - G. Liu
Chair(s) - Yang Guang

13:40 01382 Dynamics of Molecular Exchange in Block Copolymer Micelles *$Bates F.S., Choi S., Lodge T.P.
14:20 01383 Balok-Copolymer-Free Strategies in Macromolecular Self-Assembly and New Supramolecular Hydrogels Chen G.S., *Jiang M.
15:00 01384 Flow-Induced Morphological Transitions for Block Copolymer Micellization in a Microfluidic Device *Moffitt M.G., $Wang C.-W., Sinton D.
15:20 01385 Thermoresponsive Star-Shaped Block Copolymers with a Cholic Acid Core Li C., Lavigueur C., *Zhu X.X.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01386 Self Seeding as a Strategy for Generating Uniform One Dimensional Coil-crystalline Block Copolymer Micelles *$Winnik M.A., Qian J., Guerin G., Cambridge G., Manners I.
16:40 01387 The Use of Block Copolymers in Bactericidal Filter Paper *$van de Ven T.G.M., Vyhnalkova R., Eisenberg A.
17:20 01388 Controlled Localization of Quantum Dots into the Central Portion of Block Copolymer Aggregates *$Eisenberg A., Mai Y.
18:00 End of Session


Branched and Hyperbranched Macromolecules: Design and Applications

Organizer(s) - A. Kakkar
Chair(s) - Jean-Francois Morin

13:40 01389 Cytosolic Delivery of Luminescent Nanocrystals to Live Cells Using Endosome-Disrupting Polymer Vectors *Helms B.A., Bayles A.R., Chahal H.S., Chahal D.S.
14:20 01390 Unprecedented Friction Reduction of Automobile Engine Base Oil by Diblock Copolymer Micelles *$Liu G.J., Zheng R.H., Jao T.Z., Devlin M., Hux K.
14:40 01391 Supramolecular Redox Nanowires from Self-Assembled Hexaarmed Supermacrocycles *$Fenniri H.
15:20 01392 Synthesis Toward Polymacrocyclic Materials *Wang Z., Miller E., Scalia S.J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01393 Internal Dynamics of Dendrimers Probed by Pyrene Excimer Formation Chen S., Yip J., *$Duhamel J., Zaragoza G., Rivera E., Bahun G., Adronov A.
16:40 01394 Preparation of a Controlled Three-Faced PAMAM Particle *$Morin J.-F., Arseneault M.
17:20 01395 Dendritic Surface Functionalization of Bionanomaterials Controlling Properties and Functions Nazemi A., Amos R.C., Bonduelle C.V., *$Gillies E.R.
17:40 01396 Solution-Processable Dendrimers for Organic Electronics *$Vamvounis G., Burn P., Meredith P.
18:00 End of Session


Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications (joint with MT4)

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

13:40 01397 High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Responsive Copolymer Micelles *$Xia H., Zhang H., Li Y., Xuan J., Zhao Y.
14:20 01398 Stimuli-responsive Thin Polymeric Membrane with Controlled Dimensions and Surface Decoration of Pores Kuroki H., Tokarev I., *$Minko S.
14:40 01399 Colloidal Crystal Arrays Made of Stimuli-Responsive Core-Shell Particles Bazin G., Zhu X.X.
15:00 01400 Measurement of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)/Au Deswelling Kinetics: A Probe of the Solvent Exchange Mechanism Carter M.C.D., $Serpe M.J.
15:20 01401 Core-Shell Nanoaggregates from Stimuli Responsive Block Copolymers in Aqueous Solutions *$Bahadur P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01402 Architectural Control of Smart Polymers *$Theato P.
16:40 01403 Preparation of Macrocycles from the Triblock Copolymer PCEMA-b-PDMAEMA-b-PCEMA: Correlation of Cyclization Yields by SEC and AFM Analysis Gao Y., *Liu G.J.
17:00 01404 Smart Polymer Nanoparticles Designed for Environmentally Compliant Coatings $Soleimani M., Haley J.C., Majonis D., Guerin G., Lau W., *Winnik M.A.
17:20 01405 Catalytic Copolymerization of Ethylene With Polar Comonomers: Toward Amphiphilic Polyethylenes $Daigle J.-C., Piche L., *Claverie J.P., Kryuchkov V.A., Winnik F.M.
17:40 End of Session


Polymer-Containing Nanostructures (joint with MT5)

Organizer(s) - A. Adronov
Chair(s) - James Mayo

13:40 01406 Self-Assembling Light Harvesting Systems Templated by Viral Capsid Proteins *Francis M.B.
14:20 01407 Controlling the Photoresponse of Aggregated Silica-Capped Gold Nanoparticles Vanderkooy A., *$Brook M.A.
14:40 01408 Supramolecular Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes Using Poly(2,7-carbazole)s Rice N., *$Adronov A.
15:00 01409 Responsive Self-assembled Nanoparticles from Degradable Materials *$Dove A.P., Pounder R.J., Bennison M.J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01410 Optochemical Self-organisation: Nonlinear Routes to Self-induced 3-D Polymer Lattices Kasala K., Ponte M., Hudson A., *$Saravanamuttu K.
16:40 01411 Supramolecular Functionalization of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Dithieno[3,2-b:2',3'-d]pyrrole-Containing Conjugated Polymers Imin P., Imit M., *$Adonov A.
17:00 01412 Patterning Polymer-Nanoparticle Assemblies via Polymer/Polymer Phase Separation on Microcontact-Printed Substrates Harirchian-Saei S., Wang M.C.P., Gates B.D., *$Moffitt M.G.
17:20 01413 Formation of Silica Particles in Hydrophobic Systems and their Morphology Rajendra V., Gonzaga F., *$Brook M.A.
17:40 01414 Sub-Nanometer Porous Membranes with Molecular Level Control over Pore Chemistry Hourani R., van der Weegen R., Zhao N., Zhang B., Helms B.A., Xu T.
18:00 01415 Interfacing DNA Nanostructures with Synthetic Polymers for Biological and Materials Applications Mclaughlin C.K., Hamblin G.D., Haenni K.D., Carneiro K.M.M., Conway J.W., Nayak M., Bazzi H.S., *$Sleiman H.F.
18:20 01416 Wrapping Amino-bearing Block Copolymer Cylinders around Carboxyl-bearing Nanofibers: A Case of Hierarchical Assembly Li X.Y., *Liu G.J.
18:40 End of Session


Metal-catalysed Polymerisation (joint with IN2)

Organizer(s) - F. Schaper
Chair(s) - Parisa; Mehrkhodavandi; Stephen Foley

14:20 See IN2.

18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

Block Co-polymer Self-assemby: Symposium in Honour of Adi Eisenberg posters

17:40 01417 PEEK Crystallinity Modulation Using Aliphatic and Aromatic Flexible Spacers *Hudon F., $Brisson J.
17:40 01418 Lamellar Superstructure Formation from a Mixture of Two Cylindrical PS-PMMA Block Copolymers *Illy N., Spiro J.G., $Winnik M.A., Vavasour J.D., Whitmore M.D.
17:40 01419 Discovery of A Supersaturation Region for Micellization and Study of Micellar Growth Kinetics Qian J.S., *Winnik M.A., Lu Y.J., Guerin G., Cambridge G., Feng C., Manners I.
17:40 01420 A Supramolecular Approach to Achieving Light-Responsive Thermoplastic Elastomers Wang X., *Bazuin G., Zhao Y.
17:40 01421 Morphology Transformation of Inorganic Nanocrystals Containing Block Copolymer Micelles Zhang M., Rene-Boisneuf L., Hu Y., Moozah K., Hassan Y., Scholes G., $Winnik M.
17:40 01422 Precise Incorporation of Particles into the Central Portion of Vesicle Walls Mai Y., *Eisenberg A.
17:40 01423 Fabrication of Well-Arrayed Gold Nanoparticles via Self-Assembly of PS-P4VP Block Copolymers Wang Z., Roland S., Chen X., *Bazuin C.G.
17:40 01424 Synthesis and Crystallization of Rigid-Flexible Aromatic Polyetherketones with Controlled Rigid Segment Lengths *Benoit J.-M., Hudon F., $Brisson J.
17:40 01425 Superamphiphobic Surfaces Generated by Diblock Copolymers Containing Trialkoxysilane and Fluorinated Hydrocarbon Blocks Xiong D., *Liu G.
17:40 01426 Preparation of Janus Cylindrical Brushes Polymer via Directed Assembly Liu F., *$Hu J., Hu M., Liao B.
17:40 01427 Nano-Ordered Ceramics Via Self-Assembly of Organic-Inorganic Block Copolymers Michel S., *Malenfant P., $Richeson D.
17:40 01428 Synthesis, Micellization, and Degradation of Thiol-responsive Degradable Amphiphilic Block Copolymers for Drug Delivery Aleksanian S., Nelson-Mendez A., $Oh J.K.
17:40 01429 Luminescent Nanospheres for Biodetection Enhancement Haenni K., Metera K., Nayak M., Bazzi H., *$Sleiman H.

Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials posters

17:40 01430 Measurement of the Photomechanical Forces Exerted by Azobenzene Based Polymers Mahimwalla Z.S., *$Barrett C.J., Nagai Y., Grutter P.
17:40 01431 Redispersible Polymer Latexes Based on CO2 Switchable Amidine Chemistry Su X., *Cunningham M., $Jessop P.
17:40 01432 Synthesis and Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Lanthanide Encoded Polyelectrolyte Microgels Lin W., *$Winnik M.A., Ma X., Qian J., Abdelrahman A.I., Baranov V.
17:40 01433 Redispersion of Aggregated Polymer Latexes Using Switchable Surfactants O'Neill C.J., $Cunningham M.F., *Jessop P.G.
17:40 01434 Azobenzene Photoisomerization at High External Pressures: Testing the Strength of a Light-activated Molecular Muscle Singleton T.A., Ramsay K.S., Butler I.S., *$Barrett C.J.
17:40 01435 Light Responsive Helix-Coil Transition in Ferrocene based Peptide Conjugates Afrasiabi R., *$Kraatz H.B.
17:40 01436 Emulsion Polymerization Using Cationic Switchable Surfactants Fowler C.I., *Cunningham M.F., $Jessop P.G.
17:40 01437 Emissive Pyridine Ether Ligands for Application in Transition Metal Based Chemosensors Chau M., *Howarth A.J., $Wolf M.O.
17:40 01438 An Optical Indicator for Organic Liquids Based on Patterned Wettability in 3D Photonic Crystals *Burgess I.B., Kolle M., Hatton B.D., Mishchenko L., Loncar M., Aizenberg J.

Polymer-containing Nanostructures posters

17:40 01439 Enhanced Stability of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Stabilized with Functional Block Copolymers $Khorsand Sourkohi B., *Oh J.
17:40 01440 Formation of Micelles from Blends of Crystalline Homopolymer and Coil-Crystalline Block Copolymers Cambridge G., *Manners I., $Winnik M.A.
17:40 01441 Macroporous Polystyrene/dibromostyrene Microbeads for Fullerene Chromatography McKelvey J.I., Chibante L.P.F.
17:40 01442 Nanoparticles of Polyethylene Commarieu B., $Claverie J.P., *Soldera A.
17:40 01443 Preparation and Characterisation of Electrospun Polymer Nanocomposites with Nanocrystalline Cellulose $Fabra G., *Pellerin C.
17:40 01444 Synthesis of Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Composites In Preparation For In Vivo Biodistribution Studies Wong D.H.C., *Chadwick R.C., $Adronov A.
17:40 01445 Study of Absorption Mechanism of Different Dispersant on Single-walled and Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes Zhong W., *Claverie J.P.
17:40 01446 New Mesoporous Metal-containing Polymeric Materials for Hydrogen Storage Gagnon-Thibault E., $Morin J.-F.
17:40 01447 Incorporation of Cadmium Sulphide Quantum Dot in Polymer Microsphere: Synthesis and Characterization Das P., *Claverie J.

Brached and Hyperbranched Macromolecules posters

17:40 01448 Stereocontrolled Polymer Brushes Based on Poly(lactones) *$Shaver M.P., Cross E.D.
17:40 01449 Targeted Molecular Imaging Probes Based on Bis(MPA) Dendrimers Sadowski L.P., Edem P., *Valliant J.F., $Adronov A.
17:40 01450 Dendron Functionalized Polymer Vesicles Amos R., Nazemi A., *Bonduelle C., $Gillies E.R.
17:40 01451 Crossing Schemes in Dendrimer Synthesis Arseneault M., Dufour P., *$Morin J.-F.
17:40 01452 Elaboration of Multivalent Glycosylated Architectures for the Development of Promising Therapeutical Agents Chabre Y.M., Shiao T.C., *Roy R.
17:40 01453 Designing Multifunctional Dendritic Nanoconjugates for Targeted Drug Delivery Sharma A., Neibert K., Sharma R., *$Kakkar A.

Polymers at Surfaces posters

17:40 01454 Static and Dynamic Surface Properties of Charged and Neutral Linear Polymers End-grafted to Substrates Ba I., *Giasson S.
17:40 01455 Protein Nanostrand Arrays on Block Copolymer Templates Chen X.M., $Prud'homme R.E., *Bazuin C.G.

Opto-electronics Materials posters

17:40 01456 Opto-electronic Properties of Conjugated Azomethines Derived from Aminobithiophenes Tran C.L., Dong Y., Bolduc A., *Skene W.G.
17:40 01457 A p Conjugated Donor-Acceptor-Donor Polyfluorenyl Azomethine: Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochromic Properties Barik S., *$Skene W.G.
17:40 01458 Cross-linked Thiopheneazomethine Trimers Novel Immobilized Conjugated Materials for Electrochromic Applications Barik S., *$Skene W.G.
17:40 01459 A Fluorescent and Soluble All-fluorene polyazomethine Exhibiting Electrochromic Properties Fluorescence, Spectroelectrochemical, and Doping Investigation Barik S., *$Skene W.G.
17:40 01460 Photophysical Properties of 9,9'Substitution of Fluorene Ketylimines and Fluorenones Robert P., Dufresne S., *$Skene W.G.
17:40 01461 Silicon and Boron Containing Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Mercier L.G., Piers W.E.
17:40 01462 Fabrication of Polymer Tubes with Controllable Morphology Using Microstructured Fibers as Templates Fu Y., *$Oleschuk R.D.
17:40 01463 Synthesis and Characterization of Thiophene-Based Polymers on ITO Surfaces Bolduc A., *$Skene W.G.
17:40 01464 Conjugated 4-Methoxybipyrrole Thiophene Azomethines: Synthesis, Opto-Electronic Properties and Crystallographic Characterization Tshibaka T., *$Lubell W.D., Skene W.G.
17:40 01465 Opto-Electronic Properties of Electron Rich Conjugated Azomethines Skalski T., $Skene W.G.
17:40 01466 Electronic Properties of Discotic Compounds Ahmida M.M., *Eichhorn S.H.
17:40 01467 Effect of Degree of Conjugation on the Spectroscopic and Electrochromic Proprieties of Oligo-thiophenoazomethines Ayadi N., Bolduc A., *$Skene W.G
17:40 01468 Investigation of Materials of High Refractive Index for 1- and 2-D Photonic Crystal Fabrication McCool J.P., *Lipson R.H.
17:40 01469 New Hybrid Three and Four-Coordinate Boron Compounds As Electron Transport Materials for OLEDs $Zlojutro V., *Wang S.
17:40 01470 Synthesis, Characterization, and Properties of Anthracene Derivatives Bearing Fused Heterocyclic Rings Djukic B., Morantz M., *$Perepichka D.F.
17:40 01471 Effect of Various Synthesis Parameters on Optical properties of ZnS Nanoparticles Shah E., *$Soni H.
17:40 01472 Evaluation of the Opto-Electronic Properties of Amino-thienylene Vinylene/Ethynylene Derivatives Al Ouahabi A., Bolduc A., Skene W.G
17:40 01474 Polythiopheno-azomethines Polymers Mallet C., $Skene W.G.
17:40 01475 A New CuInS2/Graphene Composite Electrode for Application in Electrochemical Solar Cells Cherfouh H., Siaj M., *Marsan B.
17:40 End of Session


Block Copolymer Self-assembly: Symposium in Honour of Adi Eisenberg (joint with MS1)

Organizer(s) - G. Liu
Chair(s) - Yang Guang

13:40 See MS1.

18:00 End of Session


Self-assembly at Surfaces and Interfaces (joint with SS3)

Organizer(s) - H. Eichhorn; D. Perepichka
Chair(s) - Gates

13:40 01578 Self-Assembled Monolayers (SAMs) of Dialkyldithiophosphinic Acids (DTPAs): Manipulating Gold Substrate Morphology and DTPA Chemistry to Control SAM Properties *$Carmichael T.B., Miller M.S., San Juan R.R., Ferrato M.-A.
14:20 01579 Chemical Mechanical Polishing of Gold: The Role of Substrate Morphology in Controlling the Structure and Charge Transport Properties of n-Alkanethiolate Self-Assembled Monolayers Miller M.S., *$Carmichael T.B.
14:40 01580 Study of Monolayers of Electroactive Molecules on Au Surfaces *$Kondratenko M., Perepichka D.F.
15:00 01581 Exploring the Nano and Meso Structures of Ionic Porphyrin Aggregates Using SPM, TEM, HIM, and XPS *$Mazur U., Hipps K. W
15:20 01582 Self Organization at Interfaces by Polarized Light Induced Surface Anisotropy *$Andrews M., Gonzalez T., Galstian T.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01583 New Dimensions in Patterning: Placement and Metrology of Chemical Functionality at All Scales Claridge S.A., Weiss P.S.
16:40 01584 Unravelling Electronic Energy Transfer in Single Conjugated Polyelectrolytes: Towards Highly Photostable and Nonblinking Nanoparticles Karam P., Hariri A., Ngo A., Rouiller I., *$Cosa G.
17:00 01585 Potential-Controlled Fusion of Liposomes With a Lipid Modified Electrode Musgrove A., *$Bizzotto D.
17:20 01586 Hydroxyphenol Interaction with Iron Oxide Colloids and Aluminum Oxide Colloids by Chemical Force Spectrometry Azmi A., *$Horton J.H.
17:40 01587 Weak Tunable Interactions in Derivatives of 2,4-dichloro-1,3,5-triazine Ebralidze I.I., Crudden C., *Horton J.H.
18:00 End of Session


Smart Stimuli-responsive Materials: From Fundamentals to Applications (joint with MS2)

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

13:40 See MS2.

17:40 End of Session


Polymer-Containing Nanostructures (joint with MS3)

Organizer(s) - A. Adronov
Chair(s) - James Mayo

13:40 See MS3.

18:00 End of Session


Liquid Crystal Materials: Beyond Displays

Organizer(s) - H. Eichhorn; A. Soldera
Chair(s) - Armand Soldera

13:40 01588 Liquid-Crystalline Organization of Dendritic Architectures: A Tool for the Elaboration of Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials *$Guillon D., Bégin S., Donnio B.
14:20 01589 NMR Studies of Biaxial Liquid Crystals Dong R.
15:00 01590 Synthesis and Characterization of Highly Luminescent Liquid Crystalline Molecules *$Park S.Y., Yoon S.J., Chung J.W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01591 Physical Properties of Liquid Crystals Confined in Nanochannels *$Morineau D., Lefort R., Ghoufi A., Chahine G., Busselez R., Cerclier C., Zanotti J.M., Grelet E., Bock H., Kityk A., Huber P., Frick B., Schoenhals A.
16:40 01592 Challenges and Opportunities for Nanoparticle-Liquid Crystal Dispersions *$Hegmann T.
17:20 01593 Long-Range Patterning of Gold Nanoparticles by Smectic Liquid Crystals $Milette J., Relaix S., Toader V., Lennox R.B., *Reven L., Cowling S., Saez I.M., Goodby J.W.
17:40 01594 Doping Effects of Magic-Sized CdSe Nanocrystals on the Alignment and Electro-Optic Properties of a Nematic Liquid Crystal Mirzaei J., *$Hegmann T., Urbanski M., Kitzerow H-.S., Zaman M.B., Yu K.
18:00 End of Session


General Session

Organizer(s) - J.L. Gleason; H. Lebel

13:40 01748 The Piers-Rubinsztajn Reaction: A New Strategy for the Synthesis of Functional Silicones Grande J.B., $Brook M.A.
14:00 01749 Vapour-Liquid Equilibrium for Sevoflurane-Isoflurane Williston M., $Thurgood C.
14:20 01750 Synthesis of Some Nitrogen Containing Heterocyclic Compounds Using a Catalytic Amount of Zr-MCM-41 Nanoreactors Derikvand F., *Derikvand Z.
14:40 01751 Following Seterterpenoids Down the Food Chain Daoust J., $Ansersen R.J.
15:00 01752 New Mechanism for Heterologous Expression of Natural Product Biosynthetic Pathways *$Boddy C., Stevens D.C., Conway K., Pearce N.D.
15:20 01753 Asymmetric 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Reactions of Azomethine Imines Generated In Situ from Verdazyl Radicals Youn B., $Georges M.K.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01754 Zeolite Catalysis in Multicomponent Reaction (MCRs): Step Towards Green Chemistry *$Maheria K.C., Mistry S.R.
16:20 01755 The Effects of Sterics and Electronics on the Rate of Arene Hydrogenation with various Bipyridine Stabilized Rhodium Nanoparticle Catalysts Dykeman R.R., Yan N., Yuan Y., Scopelliti R., Dyson P.J.
16:40 01756 Synthesis and Application of Nitrogen-Containing Polymers as Additives for Aqueous Solutions with Switchable Ionic Strength Robert T., Mercer S.M., *Jessop P.G.
17:00 01757 Direct Detection of Transient Diphenylstannylene and Studies of its Reactivity in Solution by Laser Flash Photolysis Methods Duffy I.R., *$Leigh W.J.
17:20 01758 Theoretical Study of the Effect of Heavy Water on Acid-Base Equilibria *$Mora-Diez N., Formoso E., Fransbergen T.S., Tremaine P.R.
17:40 01759 Probing the Role of the Sidechain on the Potent Antioxidant Activity of N-Tocopherol, a Pyridinol Analogue of Vitamin E Harjani J.R., *$Pratt D.A.
18:00 01760 Transition Metal Complexes Featuring a Novel Carbene-Based PCP Ligand Borau-Garcia J., Bosch M.J., *$Roesler R.
18:20 End of Session


Green Chemistry and Catalysis in Honour of Tak-Hang (Bill) Chan

Organizer(s) - C.J. Li; A.B. Charette
Chair(s) - A. Charette; P. McBreen

13:40 01761 Recent Advances in Click Chemistry Sharpless K.B.
14:20 01762 Development of Novel Green Lewis Acid Catalysts for Asymmetric Bond-forming Reactions *$Ollevier T.
15:00 01763 A Multicomponent Approach to Splitomicin Analogs *$Jha A., Vaughan D.
15:20 01764 Design and Mechanistic Study of Chiral Rh(II)-Carboxylate Catalysts for Enantioselective Cyclopropanation Reactions with Diacceptor Diazo Compounds Lindsay V.N.G., *Charette A.B.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01765 Is Electrocatalytic Hydrogenation a Synthetically Useful and Green Electrochemical Process? *$Lessard J.
16:40 01766 Advances in Hydroamination Catalysis for the Efficient Assembly of N-Heterocycles and Amine Containing Small Molecules Schafer L.L.
17:20 01767 A Tethered Bis(ureate) Zirconium Catalyst for Hydroalkynylation: Synthesis of Z-Enynes Platel R.H., $Schafer L.L.
17:40 01768 Towards a Visible Light Mediated Synthesis of Helicenes Hernandez-Perez A.C., $Collins S.K., Zysman-Colman E., Ladouceur S.
18:00 End of Session


Nucleic Acids Chemistry and Biology (joint with BM8)

Organizer(s) - M.J. Damha; C.J. Wilds
Chair(s) - Yingfu Li; Dipankar Sen

13:40 See BM8.

17:40 End of Session


Modern Physical Organic Chemistry (joint with PT12)

Organizer(s) - D. Pratt
Chair(s) - Jeffrey Keillor

13:40 01769 Structural and Solvent Effects on the Hydrogen Abstraction Reactions from Carbon by Alkoxyl Radicals. The Role of Hydrogen Bonding *Bietti M., DiLabio G.A., Salamone M.
14:20 01770 Hydrolytic Decarboxylation of Indole-3-Carboxylic Acid Vandersteen A.A., Mundle S.O.C., Lacrampe-Couloume G., Sherwood Lollar B., *$Kluger R.
14:40 01771 Nucleophilic Additions to Carbonyl Groups via Specific Acid Catalysis Mechanism. Rule or Exception? Reyes L., Nicolás I., *Mora-Diez N., $Alvarez-Idaboy J.R.
15:00 01772 Radical Clocks as Probes of Reaction Mechanisms on Silicon Surfaces *DiLabio G.A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01773 Fundamental Studies and New Applications of Halogen Bonding in Solution *$Taylor M.S., Chudzinski M.G., Dimitrijevic E., McClary C.A., Sarwar M.G.
16:40 01774 Templating Solution Behavior of Small Polyamines for Use as Switchable Water Additives Mercer S.M., Dixon D.V., Robert T., $Jessop P.G.
17:00 01775 C-H...O Participation in the Dimers of Aromatic N-Sulfinylhydrazines Boateng S., *$Muchall H.M.
17:20 01776 Superior Anion Binding by Tetrazole- and Guanidinium-based Hosts: Learning About Structure and Solvation Effects from Drugs and Proteins *$Hof F., Pinter T., Courtemanche R.J.M., Wang X.
18:00 End of Session


Natural Product Chemistry (joint with BM13)

Organizer(s) - C. Spino
Chair(s) - Guillaume Belanger

13:40 01777 Interrupted Nazarov Reactions Using Vinyl Siloxyallenes. Wu Y.K., *West F.G.
14:00 01778 Towards the Total Synthesis of (±)-Vinigrol $Poulin J., Grise-Bard C.M., *Barriault L.
14:20 01779 Development of the Interrupted Nazarov Cyclization of Allenyl Vinyl Ketones, with Application to the Total Synthesis of (-)-Roseadione Marx V.M., $Burnell D.J.
14:40 01780 New Chemical Keys to Unlock the Production of Microbial Antibiotics Corre C.
15:20 01781 Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of (-)-Lepadiformine A Wickenden J.G., *$Sammis G.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01782 Development of Ring-forming Processes for the Synthesis of Natural Products *$Burnell D.J., Stamp C.T.M., Gao F., Thornton P.D., Marx V.M.
16:40 01783 An Inverse Electron Demand Diels-Alder (IEDDA) Approach to the Total Synthesis of Defucogilvocarcins Nandaluru P.R., *Bodwell G.J.
17:00 01784 Synthesis of Aspergillide B via a Novel Tetrahydrofuran Ring Expansion Stevens A.C., *$Pagenkopf B.L.
17:20 01785 Natural Products From Octocorals Kerr R.
18:00 End of Session


Carbohydrates and Glycobiology (joint with BM6)

Organizer(s) - S. Sato; T. Lowary; D. Jakeman
Chair(s) - Todd Lowary

13:40 See BM6.

18:00 End of Session


New Trends in Practical Synthesis and Scale Up (joint with IC7)

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

13:40 See IC7.

18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 01786 From Amino Acids and Benzene Derivatives via Friedel-Crafts Acylation to Amino Ketones, Amino Alcohols and Amines Teufel B.C., Nagel U.
17:40 01787 Factors That Influence Low Vitamin B12 Level Among College Students *$Obeidat B., Habib-Allah B., Al-Azzam S.
17:40 01788 The Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of N-Protected-L-Homoserinec-Lactones from L-Aspartic Acid *Singh S.P., Michaelides A., $Schwan A.L.
17:40 01789 Appended Prodigisenes for Improved Targetting of Breast Cancer Cells Marchal E., Uddin Md.I., Hawco C., Diaz R.I. S., Thompson A.
17:40 01790 The Synthesis, Resolution, and Determination of Absolute Stereochemistry of 1'-Substituted Spiro[imidazolidine-4,3'-indole]-2,2',5(1'H)-triones *Woo S., Buon C., Holmen A.G., Leung C., $Tomaszewski M.J., Walpole C.
17:40 01791 Isolation and Structure Determination of an Unusual Fused Bis(pyrrole) Skeleton Smithen D.A., Cameron T.S., Thompson A.
17:40 01792 Synthesis of Pyrrolo[3,2-e][1,4]diazepin-2-ones on Solid Support Dufour-Gallant J., Boutard N., *Lubell W. D.
17:40 01793 Supercritical Fluid Extraction and Hydroprocessing of New Brunswick Shale Oils $Riley S., *McGrady G.S., Romero-Zeron L.
17:40 01794 An Approach to Cyclic Compounds via Nazarov Reaction and Intramolecular [4 + 3] Cyclization Morgan T.D.R., $Burnell D.J.
17:40 01795 Preparation of 3-Cyano-3-arylpropanols from Aryl Ethers by the Smiles Rearrangement Grewal R., Kosowan J., *$Wood T.E.
17:40 01796 Synthetic Studies Toward Some New Macrocyclic Compounds and Their Complexation Behaviour Sleem H., Dawe L.N., *Georghiou P.E.
17:40 01797 An Investigation of the Reactivity of Boron Nitronates With Aldehydes *$Pottie I.R., MacDonald F.K., Carneiro K.M.M, Jaeschke A.J.
17:40 01798 Novel Synthesis of Polysubstituted Pyridine Derivatives from b-Sulfonylvinylamines Lau C., Tsui G.C., Lautens M.
17:40 01799 Synthesis of 1-Substituted Oxabenzonorbornadienes Haner J., Jack K., Nagireddy J., Raheem M.A., *$Tam W.
17:40 01800 Mild Selective Reduction of Tertiary Amides to Aldehydes via the In Situ Generated Schwartz Reagent [Cp2Zr(H)Cl]. Link to the Directed ortho Metalation (DoM) Reaction $Zhao Y., Morin J., *Snieckus V.
17:40 01801 Synthesis and Properties of Molecular Probes for Cystic Fibrosis Research Alkhouri B., *$Viirre R.D.
17:40 01802 Palladium(II)-Catalyzed Preparation of Aryl Ketones from Aryl Sulfinates Behrends M., Sävmarker J., Sköld C., *Larhed M.

OR General - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01803 Stereocontrolled Access to Unsymmetrical 1,1-Diaryl-2-fluoroethenes Landelle G., Turcotte-Savard M.-O., Marterer J., Champagne P. A., *Paquin J.-F.
17:40 01804 Reactions of Donor-Acceptor Cyclobutanes with Terminal Alkynes: Single Step Access to Dihydrooxepines Machin B.P., $Pagenkopf B.L.
17:40 01805 Synthesis and Characterization of a New Class of p-Extended BODIPY Dyes Guecha D., $Pollard M.M., *Orellana A.
17:40 01806 SN2 Reaction of Activated Alkyl Fluorides Champagne P.A., Pomarole J., *Paquin J.-F.
17:40 01807 The Vinylogous Aza-Morita-Baylis-Hillman Reaction of Activated 1,3-Butadienes Clary K.N., $Back T.G.
17:40 01808 Ruthenium Catalyzed Ring Opening Reactions of Substituted Oxabenzanorbornadienes Jack K., $Tam W.
17:40 01809 Novel and Efficient One-step Conversion of Benzonitrile into Methylarene Under Mild Conditions Ouellet E., Poirier D.
17:40 01810 Synthesis of 1,3,4-Oxadiazoles and Other N-Containing Heterocyclic Compounds using [Et2NSF2]BF4 as Cyclodehydration Agent $Pouliot M.-F., Angers L., *Paquin J.-F.
17:40 01811 Development of Synthetic Protocols for the Synthesis of Heterocyclic Compound Libraries Todorovic N., *Capretta A.
17:40 01812 Organocatalytic Tether Formation: A Strategy Enabling Directed Intermolecular Amination Reactions MacDonald M.J., Ng P.J., Schipper D., $Beauchemin A.M.
17:40 01813 Synthesis of Heterocycle-substituted Cyclopentanones by Interception of the Nazarov Reaction LeFort F.M., Marx V.M., $Burnell D.J.
17:40 01814 One-pot Formation of 1-Iodoalkynes from Primary Haloalkanes and Iodoform Pelletier G., Lie S., Mousseau J.J., *Charette A.B.
17:40 01815 The Stereoselective Synthesis of Vinylic b-amino Sulfoxides and their Subsequent Cyclization Soderman S.C., $Schwan A.L.
17:40 01816 Directed ortho Metalation Chemistry. Towards the Development of a Boron Based Directing Metal Group Cosman J.L., Board J., Wagner H., $Snieckus V.
17:40 01817 Optimization of a Palladium-catalyzed Desulfinylative Cross-coupling Reaction of Heteroaromatic Sulfinates and Aryl Halides Sévigny S., *$Forgione P.
17:40 01818 Carbon Disulfide and its Reactivity with Nitrogen Containing Compounds Ang M.T.C., *$Jessop P.G.
17:40 01819 Advances and Applications in Aqueous Olefination Reactions Employing Trialkylphosporanylides $McLeod D., *McNulty J.
17:40 01820 E/Z Selectivity in the Ruthenium-mediated Metathesis of Allyl Alcohol Derivatives Moulins J.R., $Burnell D.J.
17:40 01821 Synthesis of Chromopyrrolic Acid Analogues by a Suzuki Cross-Coupling Strategy Groom K.A., Snieckus V.
17:40 01822 The Tandem Cyclopropane Ring-Opening/Conia-ene Reaction Grover H., *Lebold T., Leduc A., $Kerr M.
17:40 01823 Synthesis of Dihydro-1,2-Oxazines via Palladium Catalyzed Oxidative Decarboxylation Humenny W.J., *Kyriacou P., Sapeta K., Karadeolian A., $Kerr M.A.
17:40 01824 Recent Developments in Asymmetric Buchwald-Hartwig Reactions Matarazzo A., *$Viirre R.D.
17:40 01825 Progress Toward the Synthesis of Labeled Derivatives of the Cystic Fibrosis Drug, VX-770 Elmallah S.A., *$Viirre R.D.
17:40 01826 Towards a Metal-catalyzed Annulation Route to Pyridines Whitmore K.M., *Beauchemin A.M.
17:40 01827 A Novel Synthesis of Benzothiopyran S,S-Dioxides *Hossain M.S., $Schwan A.
17:40 01828 Electrocyclizations and Domino Reactions Leading to Highly Substituted Indenes and 1,2,3,4-Thiatriazoles Rosocha G.Y., *Batey R.A.
17:40 01829 Palladium Catalyzed Synthesis of Acyl Pyrroles from Aryl Halides Chtchemelinine A., Rosa D., Bondarenko G., *$Orellana A.
17:40 01830 Taking a Stroll Around Azaindoles: The peri-Metalation Approach towards Polysubstituted 7-Azaindoles Schneider C., Toutov A., David E., *$Snieckus V.
17:40 01831 Amide-based Macrocycles Derived from 4,4'-methylenebis(3-methoxy-2-naphthoylchloride) and their Derivatives AlHujran T.A., Dawe L.N., $Georghiou P.E.

Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis posters

17:40 01832 Metal-Catalyzed Intramolecular [4+2] Cycloadditions of Alkynyl Halides Tigchelaar A., Tam W.
17:40 01833 Synthesis of Pyridylidene Pincer Complexes of Ruthenium and Osmium Bertoli M., *Goussev D.G., $Bertoli M.
17:40 01834 Iron(III) Complexes of Diamine-bis(phenolate) Ligands as Potential Catalysts for C-C Cross-Coupling Reactions Chard E.F., *Kozak C.M.
17:40 01835 Agostic Ni-H-Si Interactions Via Si-C Bond Breaking and Si-H Bond Activation in Nickel Complexes With Unusual Oxidation States Beck R., *Johnson S.A.
17:40 01836 Palladium Catalyzed Formation of C(sp3)-C(sp2) Bonds From Boronic Acids and DDQ-Activated Toluene Derivatives Praetorius J.M., Luca O.M., *$Crabtree R.H.
17:40 01837 Bridged Diketiminate Zirconium Complexes El-Zoghbi I., *Schaper F.

Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01838 Synthesis, Characterisation and Catalytic Applications of POCOP Type Pincer Complexes of Nickel (II) Salah A., $Zargaian D.
17:40 01839 Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Studies of New POCNimine-Type Pincer Complexes of Nickel Mougang-Soume B., $Zargarian D.
17:40 01840 Palladium-Catalyzed Multicomponent Synthesis of a-Aminostannanes Xu B., *$Arndtsen B.A.
17:40 01842 The Sequential Insertion of Imines and Carbon Monoxide with Neutral Palladium-Alkyl Complexes Kayser L.V., *$Arndtsen B.A.
17:40 01843 Mechanistic Study of the Sonogashira Reaction using PSI-ESI-MS Ahmadi Z., *McIndoe J.S.
17:40 01844 The Pauson-Khand Reaction Mechanism Investigation Luo J., *McIndoe S.J.
17:40 01845 Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles on Kaolinite Surface Under UV Irradiation *$Parvinzadeh M.
17:40 01846 Regioselectivity of Ruthenium-Catalyzed [2+2] Cycloadditions of 3-Aza-2-oxabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-5-enes With Unsymmetrical Alkynes Durham R., *$Tam W., Mandel J., Blanchard N.
17:40 01847 Utilization of Intramolecular Nicholas Reaction Towards the Synthesis of Dibenzocyclooctenes Djurdjevic S., *$Green J.R.
17:40 01848 Preparation of Benzo-fused Cycloheptadienynol Alcohol Co2(CO)6 Complexes via Intramolecular Nicholas Reactions Mehdi M., *$Green J.R.
17:40 01849 Synthesis and Reactivity of Functionalized a-Alkoxy Ylides and Applications Toward the Synthesis of Compounds of Medicinal Interest $Keskar K., *McNulty J.
17:40 01850 Group 4 N,O-Chelates Complexes. Expanding Substrate Scope in Catalytic Amine Synthesis Yim J.C.-H., $Schafer L.L.
17:40 01851 Synthesis of the Ginkgolide C Spirobicyclic Core by Au(I)-catalyzed Cyclizations Lapointe D., *$Barriault L.

Green Chemistry and Catalysis posters

17:40 01852 Development and Efforts Towards the Commercialization of Green Gemini Surfactants *Decker S.M., Chase P.A., Mariampillai B., $Marangoni D.G., Grindley T.B.
17:40 01853 Green Chemistry at AstraZeneca R&D Montreal: Focus on Solvent Selection Pourashraf M., Turcotte P., Wells A., Samson-Thibault F., Laplante M., Cantin L.D., Walpole C., Tomaszewski M.J.
17:40 01854 Poly (Vinyl Alcohol)-graft-poly (Ethylene Glycol) Resins and Their Use in Solid Phase Chemistry and Catalysis Kassem T., Zelli R., Zhu X.X., *$Lubell W.D.

Green Chemistry and Catalysis - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01855 Chemical Conversion of Chitosan Under Green Conditions Omari K. W., *Kerton F.M.
17:40 01856 Noble Metal Nanoparticle - Ionic Liquid Tandem Systems for in-situ Catalysis Banerjee A., $Scott R.W.J.
17:40 01857 Condensation of Benzyl Amines to Imines and Dehydrative Etherification of Benzyl Alcohols in Phosphonium Ionic Liquids Kalviri H.A., *Kerton F.M.
17:40 01858 Efficient Aerobic Oxidation of Alcohols Using CuBr2 and a Series of a-y Pyridyl-imine Terminated Polydimethylsiloxane Ligands Hu Z., *Kerton F.M.
17:40 01859 Iron Catalysts for the Epoxidation of Olefins and C-C Cross Coupling Hasan K., *$Kozak C.M.
17:40 01860 Intramolecular Direct Alkylation of Unactivated Aromatic Rings Beaulieu L.-P. B., *Vallée F., $Charette A.B.
17:40 01861 A Novel Catalytic Desulfinylative Coupling of Aryl-sulfinates to Access Symmetric Biaryls Ortgies D.H., *Forgione P.
17:40 01862 New Opportunities in Domino Reactions and Gold Catalysis for Organic Synthesis Sow B., Bellavance G., De Leseleuc M., *Barriault L.
17:40 01863 Palladium-Catalyzed Aryl-Halide Carbonylation as a Route to Heterocycle Synthesis Quesnel J.S., Bontemps S., $Arndtsen B.A.
17:40 01864 Potassium tert-Butoxide Promoted Intramolecular Arylation *Sustac Roman D., Takahashi Y., $Charette A.B.
17:40 01865 Phosphine Functionalized Imidazolium Ionic Liquids as Stabilizers for Transition Metal Hydrogenation Nanoparticle Catalysts Stratton S.A., Luska K.L., *$Moores A.
17:40 01866 Selective Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling of a Substrate Incorporating Both an Aryl and an Alkyl Boronic Ester Hutchinson M., Holland A.M., $Crudden C.M.
17:40 01867 Iron(II)-catalyzed Asymmetric Mukaiyama Aldol Reaction in Aqueous Media Plancq B., *Ollevier T.
17:40 01868 Exploring Microbial Transglutaminase Acceptor Substrate Specificity; Applications for Biocatalysis *Gundersen M.T., Keillor J.W., $Pelletier J.N.
17:40 01869 Palladium Catalyzed Carboiodonation - A Novel, Atom Economical Coupling Reaction Howell J.K., Nicolaus N., Newman S.G., $Lautens M
17:40 01870 Simple Synthesis of Novel 2,2-Dialkyl-2,3-dihydrobenzofurans from Phenols and 2,2-Dialkylacetaldehydes Chou T.-Y., *$Jha A.
17:40 01871 Combined Surface Science and Organic Chemistry Study of Heterogeneous Asymmetric Catalysis Lafleur-Lambert R., Lavoie S., Demers-Carpentier V., Boukouvalas J., *$McBreen P.H.

Keith Fagnou Memorial Symposium - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01872 An Aminocarbonylation Route to b-Aminocarbonyl Motifs Markiewicz T., Clavette C., Gan W., Toderian A., *Beauchemin A.M.
17:40 01873 Synthesis of Substituted Imidazolinones via a Cationic Gold(I)-mediated Intramolecular Cyclization Proulx C., *$Lubell W.D.

Natural Products Chemistry posters

17:40 01874 Chemical Synthesis of a Series of 3-substituted Derivatives of 16b-(m-carbamoylbenzyl-estradiol) as Non Estrogenic Steroidal Inhibitor of 17b-hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 *Maltais R., Ayan D., Roy J., $Poirier D.
17:40 01875 Bioactive Natural Products from Matricaria chamomilla Shoqafi A.H., *$Ata A.
17:40 01876 Phytochemical Studies on Buxus macowanii Lam C.W., *$Ata A.
17:40 01877 Cyclic Iminium-Ion Dienophiles in Diels-Alder Reactions and Their Application Towards the Synthesis of Spiroimine-Containing Natural Products Marcoux D., Speed A.W.H., Bindschädler P., *$Evans D.A.
17:40 01878 Antioxidant Activity of Polar Fraction from Flax Oil Sharav O., *Owiti D.P.O.
17:40 01879 Influence of the Drying Method on the Yield of Essential Oil in Leaves of Pistacia lentiscus $Boualeg K., *Nouri S., Khaldi A.

Natural Products Chemistry - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01880 Multiple Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution Reactions of Phloroglucinol in the Total Synthesis of Biologically-Active Natural Products and Analogues Campbell M.K.H., $Wilson P.D.
17:40 01881 An Oxidative Prins-Pinacol Tandem Process and its Application to the Synthesis of (-)-Platensimycin Beaulieu M.A., Sabot C., Guérard K.C., *$Canesi S.
17:40 01882 Studies Towards the Total Synthesis of Eleutherobin Mowat J., $Britton R.
17:40 01883 "Aromatic Ring Umpolung", a Rapid Access to the Main Core of Several Natural Products $Guerard K.C., Sabot C., Beaulieu M.A., Giroux M.A., *Canesi S.
17:40 01884 Synthetic Studies Towards Palau'amine: Synthesis of trans-fused 5,5-Ring Systems Rivalti D., *$Gleason J.L.
17:40 01885 A Synthetic Approach Towards Natural Compounds Containing a Tetrahydroxanthone Structural Subunit Castillo-Contreras E.B., $Dake G.R.
17:40 01886 Concise and Stereoselective Synthesis of Pyrrolidine-Containing Natural Products Draper J.A., $Britton R.
17:40 01887 Towards a Total Synthesis of (-)-Amphidinolide K Campbell N.E., $Sammis G.M.
17:40 01888 Total Synthesis of Hodgsonox Lévaray N., Lebel H.
17:40 01890 Progress Towards a Formal Synthesis of Triptolide Schwantje T.R., Barriault L.
17:40 01891 Studies Toward the Total Synthesis of Haterumalides and Biselides Kang B., $Britton R.
17:40 01892 Towards the Enantioselective Synthesis of (1R, 1łR)-cycleanine Valluru G.K., *Georghiou P.E.
17:40 01893 Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of a Natural Lantibiotic Lacticin 3147 *Chan A.S.H., Liu W., Liu H., Cochrane S., $Vederas J.C.
17:40 01894 Studies Towards the Total Synthesis of Platensimycin Chen P.S.K., $Wilson P.D.
17:40 01895 Enantioselective Synthesis of a-Quaternary Amino Acid Derivatives Iosub V., *Back T.G.
17:40 01896 A Convergent Total Synthesis of Peloruside A *Speed A.W.H., Welch D.S., Moniz G.A., Reichelt A., Ho S., $Evans D.A.
17:40 01897 Towards a New Enantioselective Methodology of Allocolchicinoďds Cardinal S., Boudreault P., *Voyer N.

Organic Synthesis: Stereocontrol posters

17:40 01898 Organocatalytic Synthesis of Natural Products *$Withey J.M.
17:40 01899 Short Synthesis of Benzo[1,2,5]triazepin-4-ones via Intramolecular SNAr Substitution Jin S., St-Jean O., Santhakumar V., Tomaszewski M.
17:40 01900 Site-Selective Metal-Catalyzed Reaction of N-Bis(trimethylsilyl)methyl a-diazoamides. Synthesis of rac-Allokainic acid Zhang B., *Wee A.G.H.
17:40 01901 Synthesis and Antimalarial Activity of Chalcones and Thiophosphinic Acids Derivatives $Tazoo D., *Bohle D.S., Dalton J.P., Oniga O., Dongo E., Chua Z.
17:40 01902 Enantioselective Functionalization of Aldehydes using Chiral Secondary Amines as Catalyst Franke P.T., *$Jřrgensen K.A., Lautens M.

Organic Synthesis: Stereocontrol - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01903 Organocatalytic Asymmetric Direct Vinylogous Aldol Reactions of 2-Furanone Paul E.K., *$Pansare S.V.
17:40 01904 Tandem Palladium-Catalyzed b-Carboelimination/Oxidative Heck Reaction for the Synthesys of a-Substituted-Z-chalcones Rosa D., *$Orellana A.
17:40 01905 Development of New Chiral Catalysts for the Iodine(III)-mediated Enantioselective a-Tosyloxylation of Ketones Guilbault A.-A., *$Legault C.Y.
17:40 01906 Towards the Total Synthesis of (-)-Cylindrocyclophane F Using a Cyclopropane-Based Approach $Goudreau S.R., Azzi S., *Charette A.B.
17:40 01907 Synthesis of Substituted Hydronaphthalenes Via Diastereoselective Friedel-Crafts Tsoung J., *Kramer K., $Lautens M.
17:40 01909 Enantioselective Synthesis of (+)-2-epi-deoxoprosopinine Annadi K., *Wee A.G.H.
17:40 01910 The Cross Coupling of Secondary Boronic Esters with Retention of Stereochemistry Glasspoole B.W., $Crudden C.M.
17:40 01911 Functionalization of 1,2-disubstituted Iodocyclopropanes *Schneider J.F., Beaulieu l.-P. B., $Charette A.
17:40 01912 Aldol Couplings of Chiral Fragments With Kinetic Resolution: Scope and Limitations Kazemeini A., *Ward D.E.

Modern Physical Organic Chemistry posters

17:40 01913 Synthesis, Thermodynamic and Kinetic Studies of Novel Diarylamine Antioxidants Hanthorn J.J., Valgimigli L., *$Pratt D.A.
17:40 01914 The Formation of Cholesterol-Derived Carbonyls From Cholesteryl 7-Hydroperoxide and 5-Hydroperoxide Lynett P.T., $Pratt D.A.
17:40 01915 Synthesis of Pyri(mi)dinol Adducts of BODIPY: Highly Reactive Off/On Fluorescent Antioxidant Indicator Yang J., *$Pratt D.A.

Modern Physical Organic Chemistry - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01916 Computational Studies of the Photo-induced Degradation of Lignin Model Compounds Zhang L., Peslherbe G.H., *Muchall H.M.
17:40 01917 Selective Anion Receptors Composed of Hydrogen and Halogen Bonding Groups Chudzinski M., McClary C., *Taylor M.S.
17:40 01918 Just Add Salt: A Photochemist's Synthesis for Fluorescent Organic Nanoparticles Mooi S.M., *Heyne B.
17:40 01919 Redox Chemistry of Selenenic Acids Presseau N.C., $Pratt D.A.
17:40 01920 Chiral Crystallization and Asymmetric Amplification of Diphenyl Disulfide McLaughlin D.T., Leung Y.H., *Cuccia L.
17:40 01921 Meso-formyl Bodipy Dyes: Sensitive Fluorescent Sensors for Nucleophilic Addition Studies Greene L.E., *Krumova K., $Cosa G.
17:40 01922 A Computational Investigation of Nitrilimine Formation and Cycloaddition Reactions Mehrpajouh S., Peslherbe G.H., *Muchall H.M.
17:40 01923 Supported Au Nanoparticles as Diels-Alder Catalysts $Marquez-Soto D., González-Béjar M., Hallett-Tapley G., Netto-Ferreira J.C., *Scaiano J.C.
17:40 01924 Laser Flash Photolysis of Diphenylgermylene (GePh2) with a Series of Alkenes in Hexanes Solution Saeidi Hayeniaz Y., *Leigh W.J., Chitnis S.

Supramolecular Materials - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01925 Synthesis and Characterization of Conjugated Poly (phenylene ethynylene)s as Selective Fluorescence "Turn-on" Sensors for Metal Ions Pourghaz Y., Dongare P., Thompson D.W., *Zhao Y.
17:40 01926 Development of New Supramolecular Hosts for the Immobilization of Pristine C60 on Surfaces Gigučre J.-B., *Morin J.-F.
17:40 01927 Design of Novel Antimicrobial Contact Active Quaternary Ammonium Compounds for Grafting onto Metal Surfaces $Porosa L., Foucher D., Wolfaard G.
17:40 01928 Nucleobase-templated Polymerization: From DNA to Synthetic Polymers Dai Z., Ussing B., Bazzi H., *$Sleiman H.
17:40 01929 Synthesis and Investigation of the Liquid Crystalline Properties of 1,2:3,4-Dibenzanthracene Derivatives Paquette J., Yardley C., Psutka K., Cochran M., *$Maly K.E.
17:40 01930 Soluble n-type Thiadiazole Oxides: Synthesis and Supramolecular Chemistry *Keller S.N., Linder T., $Sutherland T.C.
17:40 01931 The Synthesis and Surface Study of [2]Pseudorotaxane Self Assembled Monolayers Bolla M.A., Loeb S.J., Carmichael T.B.
17:40 End of Session


Computational Biochemistry and Drug Design (joint with BM12)

Organizer(s) - G. Lamoureux; N. Moitessier
Chair(s) - Nicolas Moitessier

13:40 02197 The Difference Between Human Epoxide Hydrolase and its Counterpart Enzyme in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Rabi S., Burger S.K., *$Ayers P.W.
14:00 02198 Ion Selectivity in Channels and Transporters Roux B.
14:40 02199 NMR-Guided Protein-Ligand Docking Korb O., Möller H.M., *$Exner T.E.
15:00 02200 Thermodynamic Analysis of Hydration Sites Using WaterMap: Applications to Protein-Ligand Affinity, Pose Prediction, Binding-Site Characterization, and Druggability Beuming T.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02201 Exhaustive Sampling for Virtual Screening *$Purisima E.O., Hogues H.
16:20 02202 Epigenetic Target Classes: Structural Chemistry and Drug Design *$Schapira M.
17:00 02203 Arginine as an Acid? A Docking, MD and QM/MM Study on Uroporphyrinogen-III Decarboxylase (UROD) Gauld J.W.
17:20 02204 Transport Mechanisms of Sodium-Coupled Secondary Membrane Transporters: Insights from Free Energy Simulations and Transition Path Sampling Using the String Method Zhao C.F., *$Noskov S.Yu.
17:40 02205 Multi-Site k-Dynamics for Simulated Structure-Activity Relationship Studies Knight J.L., *$Brooks III C.L.
18:00 End of Session


Understanding Molecular Properties and Interactions: A Symposium in Honour of Ajit Thakkar's 60th Birthday

Organizer(s) - N. Cann; R. Doerksen
Chair(s) - R. Poirier; R. Doerksen

13:40 02206 Chemical Reactivity Dynamics within a Quantum Fluid Density Functional Framework Chattaraj P.K.
14:20 02207 Constrained Search Construction of Wave Function Functionals that Reproduce the Density Sahni V., Slamet M., Pan X.-Y.
14:40 02208 Dipole Oscillator Strength Distributions with Improved High-Energy Behavior: Dipole Sum Rules and Dispersion Coefficients for Molecular Oxygen and Ozone Kumar A., *Thakkar A.J.
15:00 02209 Three Dimensional Potential Energy Surface Determination in [OHO] Intramolecular Hydrogen Bond by use of Ab-initio Methodsv *$Adib B., Mansoubbereyhanian H.
15:20 02210 Atoms and Bonds in Molecules from Radial Densities *Warburton P.L., Poirier R.A., Wasim F., Nippard D.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02211 The Ever-Surprising Boron Chemistry: Unexpected Structures and Unexpected Acidity Trends $Yáńez M.
16:40 02212 Size, Shape, Average Inter-particle Distance and Electron Correlation: Some Interesting Relationships Poirier R.A., *Istvankova Z., Grandy V., Hollett J.W.
17:00 02213 A Strong Correlation Density-Functional Model Becke A.D.
17:40 Closing comments by Ajit Thakkar

18:00 End of Session


Modern Physical Organic Chemistry (joint with OR8)

Organizer(s) - D. Pratt
Chair(s) - Jeffrey Keillor

13:40 See OR8.

18:00 End of Session


Advances in Spectroscopy and Imaging for Biological Systems (joint with BM4)

Organizer(s) - R. Campbell; G. Cosa
Chair(s) - Chris Yip

13:40 02214 Identifying Nanoscale Receptor Confinement Zones Using Single Particle Tracking and First-Passage Time Analysis *$Cairo C.W.
14:20 02215 Advances in Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) Imaging of Cell Surface Receptors *Kennedy D.C., Tay L., $Pezacki J.P., McKay C.S.
14:40 02216 Quantitative Determination of Cell Surface Markers on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Cells Niu S., Chan R., Berini P., Wang C., *$Zou S.
15:00 02217 Quantifying Receptor Oligomerization with Spatial Intensity Distribution Analysis Godin A.G., Swift J.L., Costantino S., DeKoninck Y., Beaulieu J.M., *$Wiseman P.W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02218 Single-Molecule Localization Methods for Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy Bates M.
16:40 02219 Quantitative Analysis of Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Dimerizaiton as an Index for Transactivation *Swift J.L., Godin A.G., Dore K., Freland L., Bouchard N., Sergeev M., Nimmo C., De Koninck Y., $Wiseman P.W., Beaulieu J.M.
17:00 02220 Multimodal Approaches for Nanoscale Imaging Johnston L.J.
17:40 02221 Kb X-Ray Emission Spectroscopy as a Probe of Biological and Chemical Catalysis DeBeer S.
18:00 End of Session


Advances in Vibrational Spectroscopy: Development and Applications (joint with AN1)

Organizer(s) - C. Pellerin
Chair(s) - Christian Pellerin

13:40 See AN1.

18:00 End of Session


Solution NMR: Biomolecular Structure, Dynamics, and Function (joint with BM17)

Organizer(s) - A. Mittermaier; P. Lavigne
Chair(s) - Anthony Mittermaier

13:40 02222 Understanding the Role of Electrostatics in the Regulation of Cardiac Muscle Contraction Robertson I.M., Holmes P.C., Pineda-Sanabria S.E., Baryshnikova O.K., Li M.X., *Sykes B.D.
14:20 02223 Mapping Allostery through the Covariance Analysis of NMR Chemical Shifts Selvaratnam R., Chowdhury S., VanSchouwen B., *$Melacini G.
15:00 02224 NMR Studies of the SUR Nucleotide Binding Domains and L0 Linker DeAraujo E.D., Lopez-Alonso J.P., *$Kanelis V.
15:20 02225 59Co Quadrupole Central Transition NMR Spectroscopy of Biomolecules Tafazzoli M., Zhu J., *$Wu G.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02226 Regulation of ETS Transcription Factors: An NMR Perspective *$McIntosh L.P., Coyne III H.J., Desjardins G., Huang-Hobbs H., Kang H.-S., Lau D.K.W., Okon M., Graves B.J.
16:40 02227 Insights and Regulation of the Oncogene eIF4E *$Borden K.L.B., Siddiqui N., Volpon L., Osborne M.J., Kornblatt J.
17:20 02228 Structural and Dynamic Studies of the Interaction Between Intrinsically Disordered Prothymosin a and its Target Keap1 in the Oxidative Stress Response *$Choy W.Y., Khan H., Cino E., Wong-ekkabut J., Karttunen M.
17:40 02229 Structural Characterization of Instrinsically Disordered Domains that Regulate Transcription and DNA Repair Through Interaction with TFIIH Omichinksi J.
18:00 End of Session


Spectroscopy at Surfaces and Interfaces (joint with SS5)

Organizer(s) - J. Gibbs-Davis; D. Hore
Chair(s) - Julianne Gibbs-Davis; Dennis Hore

13:40 02230 Nonlinear Optical Studies of Adsorption to Solid/Liquid Interfaces *$Walker R.A., Gobrogge E.A., Woods B.L.
14:20 02231 Structure and Dynamics of Water in Ordered Organic Monolayers *$Leach G.W., Johansson T.P.
15:00 02232 Dynamics of Dry and Water Saturated Hydrogen Bonded Polymer Complexes and Multilayers: An NMR Study Fortier-McGill B.E., Toader V., *Reven L.
15:20 02233 Adsorption and Dissolution of Hydrofluoric Acid on Ice Marcotte G., *$Ayotte P., Iftimie R.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02234 The Vibrational Spectroscopy and Ultrafast Dynamics of Water at a Charged Solid-Liquid Interface *$Borguet E., Eftekhari-Bafrooei A.
16:40 02235 Surface Chemistry at Solvent/Mineral Interfaces Studied by IR-Visible Sum Frequency Generation Chou K.C.
17:20 02236 Simulation of Water Vibrational Response Next to Solid Surfaces Roy S., Roth H.M., *$Hore D.K.
17:40 02237 Calculating Anharmonic Vibrational Frequencies of Molecules Adsorbed on Surfaces Directly from Ab Initio Energies With a Molecule-independent Method: H2O on Pt(111) *Manzhos S., Carrington T., $Yamashita K.
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Self-assembly at Surfaces and Interfaces (joint with MT11)

Organizer(s) - H. Eichhorn; D. Perepichka
Chair(s) - Gates

13:40 See MT11.

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Spectroscopy at Surfaces and Interfaces (joint with PT6)

Organizer(s) - J. Gibbs-Davis; D. Hore
Chair(s) - Julianne Gibbs-Davis; Dennis Hore

13:40 See PT6.

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