94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

Wednesday PM


Advances in Spectroscopy and Imaging for Biological Systems

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

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

17:40 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



Organizer(s) - K. Waldron
Chair(s) - Karen Waldron; Lydia Chen

13:40 00081 Capillary Electrophoresis Peptide Mapping by Immobilized Chymotrypsin *Ghafourifar G., Waldron K.C.
14:00 00082 Clusters of SPIONs Encapsulated in a Hydrogel: A Particle Architecture Generating a Synergetic Enhancement of the T2 Relaxation *Paquet C., de Haan H., Leek D., Xiang B., Lin H.Y., Tian G., Kell A., Simard B.
14:20 00083 SERS Based Sandwich Immunoassay Using Gold Nanorods Labels *McDermott M.T., Elbayomy S.E.
14:40 00084 Utilization of Nickel-Coated Magnetic Beads as a Novel Screening Technique for Recombinant Hexa-Histidine Tagged Human L-glutamine: D-fructose-6-phosphate amidotransferase (GFAT) Inhibitors Walter L.A., O'Brien M., McFadden M., Brennan J.D., *Werstuck G.H., $Capretta F.
15:00 00085 Rapid CE-UV Binding Tests of Environmentally Hazardous Compounds with Polymer-modified Magnetic Nanoparticles Iqbal Z., Alsudir S., Miah M., *Lai E.
15:20 00086 Arsenic Speciation Analysis of a Natural Polyarsenical Arsenicin A by High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry Chen L.W.L, *Cullen W.R., $Le X.C.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00087 Speciation of Vanadium in Coke and Oil Sands Process Water Using HPLC-ICP-MS Jensen-Fontaine M., Lu X., $Le X.C., Pourrezaei P., Gamal El-Din M.
16:20 00088 Combination of a Multimode Sample Introduction System and a Pre-evaporation Tube to Improve the Analytical Capability of ICP-OES for the Simultaneous Multielement Analysis of Environmental Samples Asfaw A., *$Beauchemin D.
16:40 00089 Thermodynamic Approaches for Prediction of GC×GC Retention Time McGinitie T.M., *$Harynuk J.J.
17:00 00090 Chemical Sensing Using Polymer Coated Micro-optical Devices Saunders J.E., Barnes J.A., *$Loock H.-P., Mackey G., Brown R.S., Xu D.-X., Densmore A., Ma R., Janz S.
17:20 00091 Measuring Stimulated ATP Release from Rat Red Blood Cells by Chemiluminescence: Assay Optimization Clarke A., Di Marco D., Ouellet M., *$English A.M.
17:40 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 00092 Development of an Analysis Method for Quantification of a-Quartz in Complex Matrix by X-Ray Diffraction Combine with the Rietveld Method Martin J., Beauparlant M., Lesage J., Van Tra H.
17:40 00093 Validation of an Enzymatic Assay for GHB Determination in Forensic Matrices Grenier V., Huppé G., Lamarche M., *Mireault P.
17:40 00094 Elucidating Retention Mechanisms in Chromatography Using a Water Stationary Phase and a Carbon Dioxide Mobile Phase Fogwill M.O., Thurbide K.B.

AN General - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00095 Porous Molecularly Imprinted Poly (Methacrylic Acid-co-Ethylene Glycol Dimethacrylate) Particles for Rapid Determination of 17b-Estradiol in Water by Fluorescence Quenching Yang Y., *Lai E.P.C.
17:40 00096 The Development of a Small Molecule Screening Assay Against Rheumatoid Arthritis Specific Targets for Identification of Molecular Imaging Leads *Helka B.J., $Brennan J.
17:40 00097 Development of an Aminoglycoside Kinase Assay Utilizing LC-MALDI-MS/MS Detection *Smith A.M.E., $Brennan J.D.
17:40 00098 Higher-Order Cyclodextrin Complexes as Part of The Naphthalene System: Effects of Substituents on Guest:Host Complexation Martynenko O.

Advances in Vibrational Spectroscopy: Development and Applications posters

17:40 00099 How To Be Sure To Measure All the Ammonia in the Original Samples By Infrared Spectroscopy *$Bussières D., Larouche R., Gilbert L.-M., St-Gelais A., Massé D., Bourgault-Coté S.

Advances in Vibrational Spectroscopy: Development and Applications - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00100 Metal Content and Isotopic Enrichment of the Byssus of the Blue Mussel, Mytilus edulis Séguin Heine M.O., Arnold A.A., LeBlanc A., Sleno L., Myrand B., Tremblay R., *$Marcotte I.
17:40 00101 Sensitive Gas Phase Absorption and Refractive Index Sensor Using Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fibre van Hoorn C.H., Litman J., Brzezinski A., Barnes J.A., *Loock H.-P.
17:40 00102 Longitudinally Polarized Beam for Tip-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Kazemi N., *$Lagugné-Labarthet F.
17:40 00103 Raman Spectra and Formation Constants for Aqueous Nickel Chloro-Complexes from 5 to 150¸C Bissonette K., Brosseau F., *Tremaine P., Pye C.

Analytical Separations posters

17:40 00104 Development of a Facile and Sensitive Analytical Method for the Analysis of Antibiotics/Hormones in Manure Slurry Zhou T., *Mugo S., Gao T.J., Withey J.M.
17:40 00105 Development of a Stability-indicating HPLC-method for Epoprostenol *Bandilla D., Lambert O., Iyer R., Bucci R., Witchey-Lakshmanan L.
17:40 00106 Hierarchically Porous Materials Derived from Co-condensation of Methtrimethoxysilane and Functional Organosilanes Dong H., *Brennan J.
17:40 00107 Optimizing Screening Approaches for Chiral SFC Purification Gilbert K., Laplante M., Papp R.
17:40 00108 Determination of Ethanol Content in Fuel Ethanol and Gasoline by Gas Chromatography *$Brandao L.F.P, Vinhado F.S., Carmo R.S., Leal G.P.
17:40 00109 Capillary Electrophoresis with Laser Induced Fluorescence for Separating Historically Important Dyes *$Goltz D.M., Ahmadi S., Absalan G., Craig D.
17:40 00110 Leaching Strength of Chlorine Oxoacids in the Hydrometallurgical Processes of Metal Ores such as Chalcopyrite *$Kariuki S., Edmunds M., Blanchard D.
17:40 00111 Synthesis, Characterization and Ion Exchange Behavior of New Composite Exchanger, Poly-o-toluidine Zirconium Iodate: Quantitative Separation of Ni2+ in Electroplating Waste Khan A., *Syed N., Salam A.

Analytical Separations - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00112 Understanding the Migration Behaviour of Discontinuous Buffers in CE for Protein Enrichment Li T., Booker C.J., *Yeung K.K.-C.
17:40 00113 Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for Emergency Radio-Strontium Urine Bioassay *Bahraini N., Lai E.P.C., Li C.S., Sadi B.
17:40 00114 Synthesis and Characterization of Hypercrosslinked Polymer HPLC Phases for Analysis of Heterocyclic Nitrogen Compounds in Petroleum Nedev G., Oro N.E., *Lucy C.A.
17:40 00115 Analysis of Phenol and Alkylphenols Extracted with Molecularly Imprinted Polymers Gryshchenko A.A., $Bottaro C.S.
17:40 00116 Studies of Strategies for Preparative Separation of Proteins by Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) for Proteomic Analysis *$Santiagos Argueta D.C., Waldron K.C.
17:40 00117 Quantitative Analysis of microRNA by Protein-Facilitated Affinity Capillary Electrophoresis (ProFACE) Khan N., Cheng J., Pezacki J.P., Berezovski M.V.
17:40 00118 Characterization of Quenching Resistance in Multiple Micro Flame Photometric Detection Analyses Clark A.G., *$Thurbide K.B.
17:40 00119 Novel Strategy for Actinides Preconcentration and Detection Using Cloud Point Extraction Coupled to ICP-MS *Labrecque C., $Larivière D.
17:40 00120 Characterizing the Coating and Separation Efficiency of Low-temperature Co-fired Ceramic Microfluidic Platforms for Use in Gas Chromatography Darko E., *$Thurbide K.B., Gerhardt G., Michienzi J.
17:40 00121 Subcritical Water Stability and Extraction of Fluoxetine Hydrochloride Murakami J.N., *$Thurbide K.B., Lambertus G., Jensen E.
17:40 00122 Rapid Sample Preparation of Fluoxetine Pharmaceutical Formulations Using Enhanced Fluidity Liquid Extraction Alkhateeb F.L., *$Thurbide K.B., Lambertus G., Jensen E.
17:40 00123 Characterizing the Interface Between Acoustic Flame Detection and LC Scott A.F., *$Thurbide K.B.
17:40 00124 Comprehensive Two-dimensional Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Analysis and Characterization of Volatile Organic Compounds in Polish Honeys *Mostafa A., $Górecki T., Dymerski T., Chmiel T., Wardencki W.
17:40 00125 Cloud Point Pre-concentration Technique Coupled to MEKC for Determination of Trace Level Pollutants in Water- Proof of Concept *$Egli S.N., Van Biesen G., Bottaro C.
17:40 00126 Fractionation and Analysis of a Heavy Fuel Oil for PAH Content and Toxicity Bornstein J.M., Brown R.S., Adams J., Hodson P.V.
17:40 00127 Chromatographic Performance of Core Shell and Sub-2µm HPLC Columns at Elevated Temperature and Extended Column Length: Application to Pharmaceutical Analysis *Shaaban H., Górecki T.
17:40 00128 Analysis of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs and Veterinary Antibiotics in Environmental Samples Using Sub-2 µm Coupled Columns at High Temperature *Shaaban H., Górecki T.

Mass Spectrometry: Applications in Proteomics, Metabolomics and Biomarkers posters

17:40 00129 A Proteomic Approach to Profile Kinetic Changes of Histone H3 Lysine Acetylation by Rtt109-Asf1 and Rtt109-Vps75 Enzyme Complexes Abshiru N., *Verreault A., $Thibault P.

Mass Spectrometry: Applications in Proteomics, Metabolomics and Biomarkers - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00130 Rapid Protein Digestion by Trypsin Immobilized in a Microstructured Fibre Mats L., *$Oleschuk R.D.

Biosensors posters

17:40 00131 Fluorene Based Anions and Sugars Sensors *Starck M., $Skene W.
17:40 00132 Development of a Nucleic Acid-Based Biosensor Utilizing Immobilized Quantum Dots as FRET Donors in a Microfluidic System *Vannoy C.H., Tavares A.J., Noor M.O., Algar W.R., $Krull U.J., Petryayeva E.
17:40 00133 Development and Electrochemical Characterizations of a Biosensor Based on Semiconducting Silicon Structures Transduction *$Zazoua A.
17:40 00134 Methylsilsesquioxane-based Channel Patterning Strategies for Development of Paper-based Microfluidics and Biosensors Monton M.R.N., $Brennan J.D.
17:40 00135 Organometallic Bioconjugates for Multiplexed Protein Analysis *Martic S., Labib M., $Kraatz H.B.

Biosensors - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00136 Point-of-Care Systems: A Heterodyned Approach for Listening to Ultrasonically Responsive Sensors in Biofluids and Water Rackov A.A., Dion J.R., *$Burns D.H.
17:40 00137 Ultrasonic Frequency Profile Measurements of Molecular Imprinted Hydrogel Sensors to Quantify Vitamin D3 Dafoe A.G., Burns D.H.
17:40 00138 Solid-Phase DNA Polymerization through Rolling Circle Amplification Coupled to an Aptazyme Cleavage Reaction Carrasquilla C., Petlura C., Li Y., *Brennan J.D.
17:40 00139 Development of Enhanced Electrochemical Aptasensors through Probe Electrocatalysis Beking M.A., *$DeRosa M.C.
17:40 00140 Development of Novel Aptamer Sensor Platforms for Use in Biosensing Francis T.J., Blair D.A.D., Shevchenko Y., Albert J., *DeRosa M.C.
17:40 00141 Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensors Based on Ionic Liquid Self-Assembled Monolayer Ratel M., Branca M., Breault-Turcot J., Zhao S., Schmitzer A.R., *Masson J.-F.
17:40 00142 Multiplexed Biosensors Based on the Plasmonic Properties of Gold Nanohole Arrays $Couture M.C., *Masson J.F.M.
17:40 00143 Ionic Liquid Monolayer Applications in Surface Enhanced Spectroscopy Provencher-Girard A., Correia-Ledo D., Branca M., Ruxandra-Schmitzer A., *Masson J.-F.
17:40 00144 Diazonium Derived Aryl Films on Gold as Subsrates for Biosensing Toman J.T., McDermott M.T.

Microfluidics and Lab on a Chip - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00145 Surface Acoustic Wave Nebulisation for Direct Mass Spectrometric Analysis from Digital Microfluidic Chips *Mudrik J.M., Lafrenière N.M., $Wheeler A.R.
17:40 00146 Quantification of Hormones Extracted via Digital Microfluidics *Lafrenière N.M., $Wheeler A.R.
17:40 00147 Simulation and Parametric Study of Electrospray:In Pursuit of Improved Performance for Mass Spectrometric Analysis Wu X., Cann N., Oleschuk R.

Chemometrics - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00148 Automated Baseline Estimation for Analytical Signals Jabeen R., $Wentzell P.D.
17:40 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 00149 On-site Analysis of Chlorine by Micro Plasma Device Zhang X.
17:40 00150 Rolling Circle Amplification of Structure-Switching Signaling DNA Aptamers for Biomolecule Detection Little J.R.L., Carrasquilla C., Li Y., $Brennan J.D.
17:40 00151 Multiplex Serotyping of E. Coli with Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging Shillington R.C., Toman J.T., McDermott M.T., Gilmour M., Blais D., MacKenzie R., Pezacki J.P.
17:40 00152 Using Self-Assembly of a Molecular Probe for the Detection of Temperature, Deformation and Annealing Time Changes in Polyesters $Fourati A., Prud'homme R.E., *Bazuin C.
17:40 00153 Molecular Orientation of Single Electrospun Nanofiber by Raman Spectroscopy Richard-Lacroix M., *Pellerin C.
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 Cairo

13:40 See PT4.

17:40 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


Anti-infective Medicinal Chemistry

Organizer(s) - C. Sturino; K. Auclair
Chair(s) - Karine Auclair

13:40 00368 Discovery of BI 201335: A Potent and Specific Inhibitor of the Hepatitis C Virus NS3/4A Protease with Proven Antiviral Effect in Humans *Llinàs-Brunet M., Bailey M.D., Bhardwaj P.K., Bös M., Cordingley M.G., Duan J., Forgione P., Garneau M., Goudreau N., Kawaï S., Kukolj G., Lemke C., Poupart M.-A., White P.W.
14:20 00369 Synthesis and In Vitro Biological Activity of Novel Chloroquine and Mefloquine Ferrocenyl Carbohydrate Conjugates for the Treatment of Malaria Salas P., Herrmann C., Nimphius C., Kenkel A., Adam M.J., *$Orvig C.
14:40 00370 RNA-binding Natural Products: Exploiting Structure and Function Hanessian S.
15:20 00371 Fragment-Based Screening and Structure-Based Drug Design for IspF, an Infectious Disease Structural Genomics Drug Target *Begley D.W., Davies D.R., Hagen T., Zhang Z., Clare M.X., Hartley R.C., Burris C., Leonard J.T., Edwards T.E., Abendroth J., $Staker B.L., Myler P.J., Stewart L.J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00372 Chemical Genomics: Antibacterial Agents as Probes of Biological Complexity *$Brown E.
16:40 00373 Fusion of Known Antibiotics for Synergistic and Emergent Antimicrobial Activity Findlay B., Zhanel G.G., *Schweizer F.
17:00 End of Session


Cancer Therapeutics  

Organizer(s) - J. Gillard; J. Jaquith
Chair(s) - John Gillard

13:40 00374 Discovery and Development of Chk1 Inhibitors as Anti-Cancer Agents Barda D.A.
14:20 00375 Modulation of the JAK/STAT Pathway with a JAK-Selective Inhibitor Chrencik J., Emmons T., Hall T., Tomasselli A., Benson T., Knaffels J., Varghese A., Pandit J., Robinson R., Vazquez M., Fobian Y., Coe J.
15:00 00376 The Story of BP1-102: A Potent, Orally Available Stat3 Inhibitor for the Treatment of Human Cancers Page B.D.G., Fletcher S., Trudel S., Turkson J., Schimmer A.D., *$Gunning P.T.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00377 Decorating Purine-based Stat3 Inhibitors with Drug-like Functionalities to Improve Cell Permeability and Anti-cancer Potency *Shahani V.M., Ball D.P., $Gunning P.T.
16:20 00378 Salicylic Based Inhibitors Targeting Transcriptionally Active STAT3 in Cancer Cells Haftchenary S., Page B., Schimmer A., $Gunning P.
16:40 00379 Structure-Based Inhibitor Design for Aberrant STAT5 Proteins in Leukemia Cumaraswamy A., $Gunning P.T.
17:00 00380 Selective SH2 Domain Proteomimetics as Potent Disruptors of SH2 Domain-Mediated Cell Signaling *Drewry J.A., $Gunning P.T., Duodu E.A.
17:20 00381 Artificially Inducing Protein Membrane Anchorage of Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 (Stat3) Protein via Membrane Associative Recognition Agents Avadisian M., *Fletcher S., Liu B., Zhao W., Yue P., Badali D., Xu W., Schimmer A.D., Turkson J., Gradinaru C.C., $Gunning P.T.
17:40 00382 Tubulin-Derived Peptides as Novel Ligands for RHAMM/HMMR Expressing Cancer Cells Esguerra K.V.N., Akentieva N., Ward C., Shepherd T.G., Turley E.A., *Luyt L.G.
18:00 End of Session


Enzyme Structure-Function

Organizer(s) - J. Keillor
Chair(s) - Andy Bennet

13:40 00383 A Potential Cope Rearrangement in the Reaction Catalyzed by Dimethylallyltryptophan Synthase Luk L.Y. P., Qian Q., *Tanner M.E.
14:20 00384 Cloning, Expression and Characterization of DcsC from Streptomyces lavendulae: A Racemase Involved in the Biosynthesis of D-Cycloserine Dietrich D., van Belkum M.J., *$Vederas J.C.
14:40 00385 Synthesis of Novel Fluorinated Derivatives of b-glucose-1-phosphate and their Enzymatic Evaluation in a Phosphoryl Transfer Reaction Bhattasali D., *$Jakeman D.L.
15:00 00386 Characterization of GlfT2, A Bifunctional Galactofuranosyltransferase Involved in the Biosynthesis of the Mycobacterial Cell Wall Poulin M.B., Wheatley R.W., Ng K.K.S., *Lowary T.L.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00387 Investigating Allosteric Inhibition of Dihydrodipicolinate Synthase *$Palmer D.R.J., Skovpen Y.
16:40 00388 Allosteric Effects in the Unproductive Complex in the Antibiotic Resistance Causing Enzyme Aminoglycoside N-6'-Acetyl Transferase-Ii Freiburger L.A., Mittermaer A., Auclair K.
17:00 00389 Bioactivation of Nitroglycerin by Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate Dehydrogenase to Clinically Relevant Products and Implications in Nitrate Tolerance Ouellet M., Seabra A.B., *$English A.M.
17:20 00390 Probing the Activity and Inhibition of TyrA Proteins: A (Two) Class Act $Turnbull J.L., Hotz N., Hassounah S., Quashie P.
18:00 End of Session


Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging (joint with IN6)

Organizer(s) - R. Schirrmacher; P. Caravan
Chair(s) - Bjoern Waengler; Ralf Schirrmacher

13:40 00391 Recent Advances in the Coordination Chemistry of MR and Near IR Probes Meade T.J.
14:20 00392 New Fluorescent MMP2 Activable Probes based on Cy5/QSY21 and the Impact of their Impromptu Dimerization on their Absorption Spectra Lebel R., Bonin M.A., Zriba R., Radulska A., Neugebauer W., *$Lepage M.
15:00 00393 Using the Design of Nature's Own Nanoparticles as a Template to Create Multifunctional Probes Mulder W.J.M., Cormode D.P., Fayad Z.A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00394 New ParaCEST Agents by Ligand and Metal Variation: Searching for the Right Combination *$Hudson R.H.E.
16:40 00395 Direct Protein Imaging with MRI Alford J., Farrar C., Yang Y., Chronik B., Caravan P.
17:00 00396 Crosslinked Biocompatible Dendrimers as Increased Relaxivity MRI Contrast Agents Maris M. W.L., *Bondu F., $Gillies E.R.
17:20 00397 Indium-111-Labeled Block Copolymer Micelles for Imaging and Cancer Therapy Fonge H., Lee H., Hoang B., Reilly R., Allen C.
18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - Cornelia Bohne; James Wuest

13:40 Joint with MT and OR - see MT2.

18:00 End of Session


Metals in Enzymes (joint with IN7)

Organizer(s) - D.S. Bohle
Chair(s) - D. Scott Bohle

13:40 See IN7.

18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

Enzyme Structure-Function posters

17:40 02411 Study on the Effect of Lowering the Number of Rotational Degrees of Freedom in the Formation of Triple-Stranded Dinuclear Lanthanide Helicates Ryan P.E., Croset L., Guenee L., Piguet C.
17:40 00398 Phenylalanine Ammonia Lyase and Peroxidase: Structural and Functional Aspects *$D'Cunha G.B.
17:40 00399 Effect of Random Sequence Errors on Heterogeneity of E. colib-Galactosidase *$Craig D.B., Chase L.N., Schwab T., Sterner R.
17:40 00400 Modified Alginate and Chitosan Beads as Supports for Urease Immobilization *$Bahadur A.
17:40 00401 Probing Protein-Protein Interactions Between Karyopherin a2 and Influenza A Matrix 1 Protein Hang P.C., Franke W.A., Miknis Z.J., Umland T.C., *$Schultz L.W.

Enzyme Structure-Function - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00402 Investigation of a Homocystinuria-Association Mutations of Residues in the Active Site of Cystathionine b-Synthase Abouassaf E.A., *$Aitken S.M.
17:40 00403 Identification of the Acceptor Substrate Binding Site of Human Tissue Transglutaminase by Photolabeling Roy I., Smith O., Pardin C., *Keillor J. W.
17:40 00404 Design and Synthesis of Substituted Methyl Ketones as Inhibitors of Atg4B Nguyen T., $Young R.N.
17:40 00405 An Assessment of Native Tryptophan Residues as Probes of the Conformation and Stability of E. coli Cystathionine b-Lyase Jaworski A.F., *$Aitken S.M.
17:40 00406 Development of a Continuous Assay for Threonine Synthase Morneau D.J.K., $Aitken S.M.
17:40 00407 A Modified Futalosine Pathway for Menaquinone Biosynthesis in Campylobacter jejuni Li X., *Tanner M. E., Apel D., Gaynor E. C.
17:40 00408 Characterization of a Newly Uncovered Glycosyl Hydrolase Activity in Acetyl Xylan Esterase A from Streptomyces lividans Nguyen Thi N., Brault G., Dupont C., $Doucet N.
17:40 00409 Toward Elucidating the Transition-State Structure of AlkA (3-Methyladenine DNA Glycosylase II)-Catalyzed N-Glycoside Hydrolysis Azhikannickal V.J., $Berti P.J.
17:40 00410 Investigating the Role of Conserved Active-Site Residues in Cystathionine c-synthase Hopwood E.M.S, Lodha P.H., Manders A., Aitken S.M.
17:40 00411 Probing the Structure and Stability of Mono- and Bifunctional Forms of a Tyrosine Biosynthetic Enzyme from Haemophilus influenzae Kim H.Y., $Turnbull J.
17:40 00412 Solution Structure of Calmodulin Bound to Peptide from Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Piazza M., Dieckmann T., *$Guillemette J.G.

Peptide Science Posters

17:40 00413 Anti-Oxidant, Anti-Diabetic and Anti-Hyperextensive Effects of Extracted Phenolics and Hydrolized Peptides from Barley Protein Fractions *Alu'datt M.H., $Almajwal A.
17:40 00414 Isolation and Characterization of Protein Fractions From Black Cumin (Nigella sativa) Alu'datt M.
17:40 00415 Aza-aminosulfonamides as Amino Acid Surrogates for Application in Biologically Active Peptides Turcotte S., *Lubell W.D.
17:40 00416 Synthesis of Cyclic Tetrapeptide-based Imaging Probe Nsiama T.K., *Luyt L.G.
17:40 00417 Preparation and Structure-Activity Relationship Studies of Neopetrosiamide Analogues (Potent Anti-Metastatic Compounds) Chaytor J.L., Liu H., Towle K., $Vederas J.C.
17:40 00418 Novel Sulfahydantoin Constrained Peptides Lapointe Verreault C., Tremblay M., *Voyer N.
17:40 00419 Synthesis and Application of 2-Pyrrolylalanine to Explore the Influence of Aromatic Density on Prolyl Amide Isomer Population in Peptides Dörr A.A., *Lubell W.D.
17:40 00420 Poly(vinyl alcohol)-graft-poly(ethylene glycol) Resin Applications in Peptide Synthesis Kassem T., Sabatino D., Zelli R., Zhu X.X., *$William W.D.
17:40 00421 Progress Towards the Synthesis of N-Amino Hydantoin Peptide Mimics Garcia Ramos Y., *$Lubell W.B.

Peptide Science - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00422 A Simple and Efficient Approach to Prepare One-bead One-compound Cyclic Peptide Librairies for Ligands Identification *Girard A., $Biron E.
17:40 00423 Structural Changes of Model a-helical Transmembrane Segments in the Presence of Detergents Tulumello D.V., Alvares R.D., Macdonald P.M., Prosser R.S., Deber C.M.
17:40 00424 Structure-Activity Studies on a Model Antimicrobial Peptide Incorporating Cationic Amino Acids Paquet-Côté P.-A., Provencher M.-E., Cardinal S., Bédard L., Caron É., *Voyer N.
17:40 00425 Synthesis of Amino-Imazolidinone, Tetrahydropyrimidinone and Dihydrodiazapinone Peptidomimetics Hopewell R., *$Lubell W.D.
17:40 00426 Structure/Activity Relationship and Plasma Stability Studies of Apelin's Peptide Analogues $Murza A., Karadereye F., Tremblay H., Beaudet N., Sarret P., Marsault E.
17:40 00427 Synthesis of Novel NS2 Protease Inhibitors of the Hepatitis C Virus Hassanpour A., *Forgione P.
17:40 00428 An Investigation of Using Ionic Liquids for Selective Extraction of Phosphopeptides *Sanon S.H., Schmitzer A.R., Waldron K.C.
17:40 00429 NMR Solution Structures of Leucocin A Mutants Lohans C.T., Sit C.S., Campbell C.D., van Belkum M.J., *$Vederas J.C.

Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging posters

17:40 00430 Copper-64 Labeling of Phthalocyanine-based Photosensitizers for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Imaging $Ranyuk E.R., Cauchon N., Ali H., Guerin B., *van Lier J.E.
17:40 00431 Production Routes to the Radiotherapy Isotope 177Lu at McMaster Nuclear Reactor *$Armstrong A.F., Morim D.R., Alsop R.J.
17:40 00432 A Distillation-Based 99Mo/99mTc Generator using Low Specific Activity 99Mo? *$Armstrong A.F., Alsop R.J.
17:40 00433 Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of a Novel Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase (EGFR-TK) Inhibitor as a Potential PET Imaging Agent Kazock J.Y., Rao S., Williams C., Jean-Claude B.J., *$Mzengeza S.

Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00434 A Gd(III) Functionalized Polymer Nanogel: An MRI Contrast Agent with Enhanced Relaxivity Soleimani R., Martinez F.M., Bonduelle C.V., *Scholl T.J., $Gillies E.R.

Biopolymers and Other Biomaterials for Medical Applications posters

17:40 00435 Towards Delineating the Cellular Uptake of Three-Dimensional DNA Nanostructures Fakhoury J., McLaughlin C., $Sleiman H.
17:40 00436 Chemically Modified Branched RNAs: Probes for Investigating the Structure and Function of the Debranching Enzyme (DBR1) Katolik A.K., *$Damha M.J., Montemayor E., Hart J.
17:40 00437 Biological Responses to Highly Wettable Silicone Surfaces Khan M.F., Shao Y., Wang Y., Chen Y, $Brook M.A.
17:40 00438 Self-Immolative Polymers: New Designs and Synthetic Approaches Chen E.K.Y., DeWit M.A., Wong A., Torres C., $Gillies E.R.
17:40 00439 Synthesis of Radioimmunoconjugates Lu Y., Liu P., Weinrich D., Majonis D., Herrera I., Feng C., Niehoff A., Boyle A., Ngo Ndjock Mbong G., Reilly R., *Winnik M.
17:40 00440 Functional Metal Chelating Polymers Synthesized by Anionic Ring-opening Polymerization *Illy N., Majonis D., Herrera I., $Winnik M.A.
17:40 00441 Synthesis and Properties of Well-defined Cholic Acid-based Homopolymer and Copolymers Shao Y., *Zhu X.X.
17:40 00442 Polyacrylamide Backbone Polymers for the Delivery of Radio-Immunoconjugates to the Nucleus of Breast Cancer Cells Liu P., Lu Y., Boyle A., Weinrich D., Reilly R.M., *Winnik M.A.
17:40 00443 PEG-Caffeine Conjugate as a Polymeric Binder for Heavy Metal Detoxification *$Leblond J., Bertrand N., Bouvet C., Petitjean A., Leroux J.-C.
17:40 00444 Synthesis and Aggregation Properties of Dissymmetric Phytanyl-Gemini Surfactants for use as Improved DNA Transfection Vectors *$Wettig S.D., Wang H.
17:40 00445 Using Polyelectrolytes Containing Photoresponsive Azobenzene-Peptide Monomers to Contrast Cytophilic Cell Responses to Physical Parameters Goulet-Hanssens A., *$Barrett C.J.
17:40 00446 Antimicrobial Agents Rasool R., Nishat N.
17:40 00447 Synthesis and Electronic Structure Studies of Calcium Phosphate Coating on Various Titanium Surface Kim S.

Biopolymers and Other Biomaterials for Medical Applications - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00448 Stability Study of Self-assembled Polymeric Micelles in Serum Lu J., Owen S.C., *$Shoichet M.S.
17:40 00449 Lanthanide-Encoded Poly (Styrene-co-Methacrylic Acid) Microspheres: Synthesis and Metal Ion Release Study Liang Y., Abdelrahman A.I., Baranov V., *Winnik M.A.
17:40 00450 Functionalization and Characterization of ABO-Blood Antigen-Functionalized Fluorescent Silica Microparticles *$Slaney A.M., Wright V.A., Meloncelli P.J., Jeyakanthan M., Buriak J.M., Lowary T.L., West L.J.
17:40 00451 Determination of Self-diffusion Coefficient of Solutes in Calcium Alginate Hydrogel by Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy Golmohamadi M., *Wilkinson K.

Carbohydrates and Glycobiology posters

17:40 00452 An Effective Strategy for Constructing Libraries of C-Alkylated Iminosugars Goddard-Borger E.D., $Withers S.G.
17:40 00453 Glycomimetic and Multivalency: A Smart Combination Towards Promising Therapeutic Strategies Chabre Y.M., Shiao T.C., *Roy R.
17:40 00455 Novel Lipid A Mimetics: Synthesis & Biological Investigations Lewicky J.D., Ulanova M., Jiang Z.-H.
17:40 00456 An Optimal Dissolved Oxygen Concentration for Maximum Galactose Content in the Fc N-Linked Glycans of a Monoclonal Antibody Kunkel J.P., Jan D.C.H., Yan W.Y., *$Butler M., Jamieson J.C.
17:40 00457 Activity-Based Proteomics Profiling for Identification and Quantification of Trichoderma reesei Cellulases Chen C.F., Withers S.G.

Carbohydrates and Glycobiology - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00458 Glycosyl-Acridinones: Sensitive Fluorescent Active Site Titration Agents for Glycosidases Duo T., $Withers S.G.
17:40 00459 Azasugars as Ice Recrystallization Inhibitors Doshi M.P., *$Ben R.N.
17:40 00460 Synthesis of Fragments of Tumor Associated Carbohydrate Antigen LeaLex Hexasaccharide Guillemineau M., *Auzanneau F.-I.
17:40 00461 Structurally Diverse Disaccharide Analogs of Antifreeze Glycoproteins and their Ability to Inhibit Ice Recrystallization Balcerzak A., Ferreira S., *$Ben R.N.
17:40 00462 Analysis of Monbretin A Binding to Human Pancreatic Alpha-Amylase Zhang X., $Withers S.G.
17:40 00463 Probing the Activity of an Alpha-(1[4)-mannosyltransferase Involved in Methylmannose Polysaccharide Biosynthesis Xia L., Zheng R.B., *Lowary T.L.
17:40 00464 Magnesium Ion Enhances Lanthanum-Promoted Monobenzoylation of a Monosaccharide in Water Dhiman R., $Kluger R.

Altered Proteins, Design and Engineering posters

17:40 00465 Photo-Control of CREB DNA Binding Using Chemical and Genetically Encoded Photo-Switches Ali A.M., *$Woolley G.A.
17:40 00466 Structure-based Design of Circularly Permutated and Frame-shifted Photoactive Yellow Proteins Kumar A., Al-Abdul-Wahid S., *$Woolley G.A.
17:40 00467 Gallium Analogs of Hemozoin: Modelling Antimalarial Drug Action $Dodd E., *Bohle D.S.

Altered Proteins, Design and Engineering - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00468 Towards a-Helical Peptide Ion Channel Nanostructures as Prodrugs $Hartwick K., Veilleux J., Carron É., Otis F., Voyer N.
17:40 00469 Probing the Determinates for Substrate Specificity within Arogenate Dehydrogenase Rachel N., Beaudoin G., *$Turnbull J.
17:40 00470 Using FRET to Detect Protein-Small RNA Interactions: Engineering the Viral Suppressor Proteins of RNA Silencing, p19, as In Situ Imaging Tools Danielson D.C., Koukiekolo R., Cheng J., Jakubek Z., $Pezacki J.P.
17:40 00471 A 96-Well Plate Coupled Enzyme Assay for Screening Aminotransferase Mutant Libraries Walton C.J.W., Burugu S., Eason M., *$Chica R.A.
17:40 00472 Azobenzene Photo-switches for Cellular Applications Beharry A.A., Sadovski O., Wong L., Tropepe V., *$Woolley G.A.
17:40 00473 Orthogonal Site-specific Bioconjugation of P450 Enzymes and their Reductases Ménard A., Karam P., Cosa G., *$Auclair K.

Nucleic Acids posters

17:40 00474 Time-Dependent Motor Properties of Molecular Spiders Samii L., Zuckermann M.J., Blab G.A., $Linke H., *Forde N.
17:40 00475 Single Atom Modification Leads to Enhanced Nucleotide Self-Assembly: The Role of Cation Briding in Na2(5'-GSMP) Kwan I.C.M., Delley R.J., Hodgson D.R.W., $Wu G.
17:40 00476 Cpep and Cptp Chemistry in RNA Synthesis Li J., Tram K., *$Yan H.

Nucleic Acids - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00477 Towards the Development of a Cytochrome c Biosensor Lee J.A., Andrews D.W., *$Li Y.
17:40 00478 Secondary Oxidative Pathways for C-Linked C8-Deoxyguanosine Adducts Derived from Phenolic Carcinogens Witham A.A., *Manderville R.A.
17:40 00479 Entropy and Metal Ions in the Malachite Green Binding RNA Aptamer Da Costa J.B., $DIeckmann T.
17:40 00480 Development of a General Approach for Solid-Phase Synthesis of Oligonucleotides Bearing C8-Aryl-Guanine Adducts Sproviero M., Schlitt K.M., *Manderville R.A.
17:40 00481 Synthesis and Properties of Oligonucleotides Containing a PNA-Based Nucleoside Analog Dimer with a 1,4-Triazole Linkage Efthymiou T.C., *Huynh V., $Desaulniers J.P.
17:40 00482 The Use of Single-Stranded DNA for the Formation of Gold-Nanoparticle (AuNP) Nano-Structures and the Development of a Biosensing Platform Kanda P., *Ali M., Aguirre S., $Li Y.
17:40 00483 Characterization of a GTP-Binding DNA Aptamer Lin L., $Li Y.
17:40 00484 Identification of a Small Molecule from a Complex Mixture that Activates a Catalytic DNA Tram K., Ali M., Aguirre S., $Li Y.
17:40 00485 Selection of Aptamers Against Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Neutralizing Antibodies Muharemagic D., $Berezovski M., *Bell J.C.
17:40 00486 Aptamer Base: A Collaboratively Built Knowledge Base About Aptamers McKeague M., Cruz-Toledo J., *$Dumontier M., DeRosa M.C.
17:40 00487 Selection of Aptamers Against Oncolytic Viruses and Their Binding Evaluation by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis Chechik A., $Berezovski M.
17:40 00488 Investigation of the Effectiveness of an Aptamer for Dopamine as a Therapeutic Agent in an In Vivo Model of Cognitive Deficits Associated with Schizophrenia McConnell E.M., Madularu D., Walsh R., Holahan M.R., *$DeRosa M.C.
17:40 00489 6-Phenylpyrrolocytosine, a Molecular Spy to Monitor siRNA Biodistribution Azizi F., Wahba A.S., Deleavey G.F., Hudson R.H.E., *$Damha M.J.
17:40 00490 Structure and Dynamics of West Nile Virus 5' and 3' Untranslated Regions Dahabieh M.S., *$O'Neill M.A.
17:40 00491 A Robust Electronic Switch Made of Duplex/Quadruplex DNA *Huang Y., $Sen, Ge B., Yu H.
17:40 00492 Progress Towards the Synthesis of an RNA-PNA Chimeric Oligonucleotide *Gong W., $Desaulniers J.P.
17:40 00493 A Facile Approach to Fluorescent PNA: Synthesis, Incorporation, and Functionalization of an Azide-Containing PNA Monomer St. Amant A.H., Hudson R.H.E.

Cancer Therapeutics posters

17:40 00494 Chemical Synthesis and Biological Results of 3-Substituted-androsterone Derivatives as Potent Inhibitors of 17b-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 3 *Maltais R., Fournier M.-A., $Poirier D.
17:40 00495 Progress Towards a Library of Cyclic Aza-peptide Integrin Receptor Ligands Spiegel J., $Lubell W.D., *Kessler H.

Cancer Therapeutics - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00496 Synthesis and Biological Activity of Estradiol Derivatives as Potential Non-estrogenic Inhibitors of 17b-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 Ouellet E., Ayan D., Poirier D.
17:40 00497 Porphyrin-Appended Prodigiosenes: Synthesis and Biological Evaluation Hawco C., $Thompson A.
17:40 00498 Elucidating the Mechanism of Organoarsenicals; Potent Anti-Cancer Drugs for the Treatment of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Gu Y., *$Bohle D.S., Garnier N.
17:40 00499 Targeting Uba1 Specificity Through Rationalized, Iterative Functionalization of an Adenosine-based Scaffold da Silva S.R., *Lukkarila J.L.L., $Gunning P.T.
17:40 00500 Synthesis of New Potent and Selective Peptidomimetic Inhibitors of Matriptase Colombo E., Chagnon F., Désilets A., Duchêne D., Najmanovich R., $Leduc R., Marsault E.
17:40 00501 Inhibitors of Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 5 Protein as Cancer Therapeutic Agents Page B.D.G., Khoury H., Fletcher S., Minden M., *$Gunning P.T.
17:40 00502 Design and Sythesis of Retinoic Acid Receptor Agonist and Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Hybrid Molecules for Anti-cancer Therapy Xing S., Zhao B., Cotnoir-White D., Mader S., *$Gleason J.L.

Anti-infective Medicinal Chemistry posters

17:40 00503 Discovery of Specific Inhibitors Against R67 Dihydrofolate Reductase to Counter Bacterial Resistance to Trimethoprim Bastien D., Kadnikova N., Forge D., Vanden Eynde J., $Pelletier J.

Anti-infective Medicinal Chemistry - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00504 Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Acyldepsipeptide Antibacterial Analogs Goodreid J.D., *Cossett M., $Batey R.A., Leung E., Houry W.A.

New Advances in Medicinal Chemistry posters

17:40 00505 Novel Inhibitors of P75 Receptor *Nedev H., $Saragovi U.
17:40 00506 Development of 2,4-Disubstituted Pyrimidine Ring Templates: Dual Cholinesterase and Amyloid-b Inhibitors *$Rao P.P.N., Mohamed T., Yeung C.K., Zhao X., Habib L.K., Yang J.
17:40 00507 Synthesis of Gem-Difluoro Bicyclics to Reduce Metabolism in our Muscarinic M1 Agonists Cheng Y.X., Santhakumar V., Beaumont M., Labrie P., Tomaszewski M.J.
17:40 00508 New Applications for Fragment Methodologies: Use of Fragment Assisted Screening to Guide HTS and Application to the Discovery of New High-Affinity PDE10 Inhibitors *$Albert J.S., Akerud T., Geschwindner S., Horsefeld R., Johansson P., Scott C., Spadola L., Tian G., Holmquist C.R., Forst J.
17:40 00509 Synthesis of a-amino-b-hydroxy-c-lactam for Constraining Peptide Serine and Threonine Residue Bernard-Gauthier V., St-Cyr D.J., Beauregard K., Jamieson A.G., $Lubell W.D.
17:40 00510 Development of Non-Beta-Blocking Carvedilol Analogues for Suppressing Cardiac Arrhythmias Smith C.D., Jiang D., Vembaiyan K., Chen S.R.W., *$Back T.G.
17:40 00511 Tetrazol Based Pro-drug Development Targeting Bone Growth and Bone Related Disease *Morshed M.M., Arns S., Gibe R., $Young R.N.
17:40 00512 Structure-Activity Relationships of 2'-Fluorinated Uridine Derivatives Targeting Orotidine-5'-monophosphate Decarboxylase *$Kotra L.P., Lewis M., Meza Avina M.E., Wei L., Crandall I.E., Poduch E., Paige C., Kain K.C., Pai E.F.
17:40 00513 Discovery of Kopakamal as a Potential Antimalarial Agent *$Kotra L.P., Crandall I., Kain K.C., Pai E.F., Lee P.I.

New Advances in Medicinal Chemistry - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00514 Structure-Activity Study of the Anti-IL-1R Peptide 101.10 Using a- and b-Amino-c-Lactams Beauregard K., Boutard N., Jamieson A.J., Turcotte S., Ronga L., Quiniou C., Chemtob S., *Lubell W.D.
17:40 00515 The Synthesis of a Novel Series of Effective SH2 Domain Inhibtors Duodu E., *Drewry J., $Gunning P.
17:40 00516 FFARs Mixed Agonists: Synthesis and Optimization Tremblay H., Trottier A., Chagnon F., Beauregard A., Leclerc P., Boulais P., Langlois M.-F., $Marsault E.
17:40 00517 Drugs for Potential Disease Modification and Symptom Alleviation in Alzheimer's Disease Telpoukhovskaia M.A., Rodríguez-Rodríguez C., Cawthray J., Page B.D.G., Scott L.E., *$Orvig C.
17:40 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 00518 Development of Potent and Cell Permeable 2,6,9-tri-substituted Purine-based Small Molecule Inhibitors of Stat3 Ball D.P., *$Gunning P.T.
17:40 00519 Design and Synthesis of Biologically Active SH2 Domain Mimetics as Potential Anti-Cancer Therapeutics. Kraskouskaya D., *$Gunning P.T.
17:40 00520 Potent Ice Recrystallization Inhibition (IRI) Activity of Para-Substituted Aryl Monosaccharides and 1,1-Linked Disaccharides Mancini R.S., *Capicciotti C.J., $Ben R.N.
17:40 00521 Steps Towards Characterization of a Trifunctional Enzyme Involved in Aromatic Amino Acid Biosynthesis $Grigorov G., *Turnbull J.
17:40 00522 Pyrene-Containing Ferrocene-ATP Bioconjugates for Dual-channel Optoelectrochemical Protein Kinase Detection Freeman D., *Martic S., Rains M., $Kraatz H.B.
17:40 00523 Probing the Protein Kinase Activity: Hydrophilic versus Hydrophobic Ferrocene ATP Bioconjugates Rains M., *Martic S., Freeman D., $Kraatz H.B.
17:40 00524 Production of High Specific Activity Radiotherapy Isotopes 186Re and 188Re via the Szilard-Chalmers Effect Morim D.R., *$Armstrong A.F.
17:40 End of Session


Do Teaching Techniques Make a Difference?

Organizer(s) - A. Fenster
Chair(s) - Ariel Fenster

16:00 00634 Approaches to Studying and Student Success *$Stone D.C.
16:20 00635 The Effectiveness of Learning Support Outside the Classroom Lekhi A.
16:40 00636 Development of a Suite of Integrated Wet/Computational Experiments for the Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Curriculum *$Gravel M., Palmer D.R.J., Sánchez-Larios E.
17:00 00637 What Effects do Electronic Resources have on Students' Performance? *$Burk R.C.
17:20 00638 An Inquiry Course for 2nd Year Undergraduate Chemical Biology McKenzie N., Berti P.J.
17:40 End of Session


Career Planning: Advice to Graduate and Undergraduate Students (joint with IC9)

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

16:00 See IC9.

18:00 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 00639 A Qualitative Study of the Factors Influencing the Transition from High-School to University Chemistry *$Stone D.C., Dason S., Ren H., Shamsi H.
17:40 00640 A Correlation Study of Factors Affecting High School Transition into Undergraduate Chemistry Using the ASSIST Instrument: A Statistical Analysis of the Survey Data *$Stone D.C., Gao X., Hong J.Y.L., Lu J.
17:40 00641 Development of a Temperature Dependent, Extended van der Waals Equation Mueller A., *$Jensen R.H.
17:40 00642 Presenting Plant Photosynthesis to Elementary Students Using Chlorophyll Extraction Kairouz V., Hopewell R., *$Lubell W.D., Zoellner D.
17:40 End of Session


Advances in Solar Energy Conversion: Solar Cells and Beyond (joint with IN9)

Organizer(s) - J.F. Morin; E. Zysman-Colman; M. Leclerc
Chair(s) - Eli Zysman-Colman; Gerard van Koten

13:40 00693 Cyclometalated Ruthenium Complexes as Dyes for Sensitizing Nanocrystalline TiO2 Solar Cells *van Koten G., Wadman S.
14:20 00694 Ru(II) Complexes with Amide Linked Oligothienyl(diimine) Ligands for Photochemical Energy Conversion *Majewski M.B., MacDonnell F.M., $Wolf M.O.
14:40 00695 The Determination of the Role and Properties of 1,2,3-Triazoles as Pyridine Mimics. Incorporation Into Phosphorescent Iridium (III) Complexes Ladouceur S., Fortin D., *$Zysman-Colman E.
15:00 00696 Cyclometalated Ruthenium Complexes: A New Paradigm of Chromophore Design for the Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Bomben P.G., Robson K.C. D., Koivisto B.D., *$Berlinguette C.P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00697 Transparent Iodide-Free Redox Electrolytes and Novel Electrocatalyst for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells *$Marsan B.
16:40 00698 A Novel PEDOT:DNA Hybrid Layer Increases Stability of Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells Al-Atar U., Worfolk B., Harris K., $Buriak J.
17:00 00699 The Photophysics Of New Pt And Ir Containing Organometallic Complexes Soliman A.M., *Harvey P.D., $Zysman-Colman E.
17:20 00700 New Quinone Imine Building Blocks for the Preparation of Photoelectronic Molecular Devices *$Fortin D., Kenny T., Lamarre S., Harvey P.D.
17:40 00701 Mind the Gap: Towards Platinum-based Polymers for Solar Cells Malcolm A.C., $Rivard E.
18:00 End of Session


Fuel Cells (joint with MT12)

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

13:40 00702 Anode Catalysts for Direct Organic Fuel Cells *$Pickup P.G., Yu X., Moghaddam R.B.
14:20 00703 Perovskite Anodes for Low Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cells *$Giorgi J.B., Bukhari S.M.
14:40 00704 Cathodes for Low Temperature Direct Methanol Fuel Cells Captianio F., Tavares A.C.
15:00 00705 Towards an Organic, Thermally Regenerative Fuel Cell for Truck Engines Little V.R., Carrier A., Dean D.C., $Jessop P.G., Davis B.
15:20 00706 Extreme Ketone Hydrogenation Selectivity for Thermally Regenerative Fuel Cells Dean D.C., Little V.R., Carrier A., Davis B., *$Jessop P.G.
15:40 End of Session


Electrochemistry and Surface Electrocatalysis (joint with SS1)

Organizer(s) - J. Mauzeroll; A. Badia
Chair(s) - Antonella Badia; Janine Mauzeroll

13:40 See SS1.

18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

Batteries and Electrochemical Capacitors posters

17:40 00707 Development of Titane Compounds Used for Negative Electrode in Sodium Ion Batteries *Trinh N.D., Schougaard S.B., Crosnier O., Brousse T.
17:40 00708 A Novel Approach to Ensure Electrical Conductivity in Lithium Battery Cathodes Lepage D., Michot C., Liang G., Gauthier M., *Schougaard S.B.
17:40 00709 Electrochemical Performance of MnO2 Electrodes in Neutral Aqueous Electrolytes and in Protic Ionic Liquids (PIL) Castro C., *$Rochefort D., Bélanger D.
17:40 00710 6,7Li 2D EXSY NMR Studies of Electrochemically Cycled Li3M2(PO4)3 (M = V, Fe) Davis L.J.M., Smiley D.L., *$Goward G.R.
17:40 00711 Physicochemical Properties of LiMnxFe1-xPO4/C Synthesized Via a Simple Colloidal Route to Be Used as Cathode Materials in Lithium Batteries Dhaybi S., *$Marsan B.

Fuel Cells posters

17:40 00712 Charge Storage and DC Proton Conductivity of Hydrated Ruthenium Dioxide Dugas R., Tavares A.C., Guay D.
17:40 00713 Converting Wasted Heat to Electrical Power via a Thermally Regenerative Fuel Cell Huynh K., Davis B., Peppley B., *$Jessop P.

Advances in Solar Energy Conversion: Solar Cells and Beyond

17:40 00714 New N-Aryl Guanidine Ligand: Synthesis, Characterization and Coordination Behaviour Brochery V., Pal A.K., Ducharme P.D., Chenneberg L., Nag S., *$Hanan G.S.
17:40 00715 Study of the Photophysical Effects Caused by Ligation of Metalloporphyrin Dyes Danger B.R., Bedient K.L., Burgess I.J., *$Steer R.P.
17:40 00716 Non-Injection Synthesis of CuInS2 Nanoparticles with a Uniform Size Distribution Jia F., Jia J., *Ding Z.
17:40 00717 Characterizing the Optical Properties of Metalloporphyrins in TiO2 Sol-gel Films for Photon Upconversion Applications Thunder T.D., Scott R.W.J., Steer R.P., *$Paige M.F.
17:40 00718 Synthesis and Characterization of Thieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6-dione-based Copolymers for Photovoltaic Devices Pouliot J.-R., Najari A., Berrouard P., Beaupré S., Badrou-Aïch R., Leclerc M.

Hydrogen posters

17:40 00719 Suprahybrid Dyes: Combination of Ruthenium and Osmium Complexes with Organic Chromophores Kastl E., Losse S., *Rau S., Laverdière F., Chartrand D., Hanan G.S.
17:40 00720 Hydrogen Production by Splitting of Water: Synthesis, Characterization and Decomposition of Copper Oxychloride Nixon A., Kaye M.H., *$Trevani L.
17:40 00721 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.
17:40 End of Session


Speciation and Bioavailability of Metals

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

13:40 00782 A Metal Mixture Toxicity Model Based on WHAM *$Tipping E.
14:20 00783 Mercury Biogeochemistry in Arctic Marine Ecosystems under a Changing Climate: Role of the Sea-ice Environment *$Wang F., Stern G., Chaulk A., Latonas J., Burt A.
14:40 00784 Measurement of Monomethylmercury and Dimethylmercury in the Lower Arctic Atmosphere Hintelmann H., Baya A.
15:00 00785 Stability and Bioavailability of Mercury-Thiol Complexes in Aquatic Systems *$Amyot M., Poulain A.J.P., Moingt M., Bressac M, Belanger D, Bouyou P.A., Carrie J.
15:20 00786 Laser-Ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS) Imaging of Mercury Distribution in Fish Liver Tissue *Barst B.D., Smith J.D., Chumchal M.M., Gevertz A., Hudelson K., Hart A., Verbeck G., Drevnick P.E., Roberts A.P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00787 Investigating Sediment Heterogeneity and Biogeochemistry Using Two-dimensional Colorimetric Techniques *$Teasdale P.R., Welsh D.T., Robertson D.R., Pages A., Olivier S., Bennett W.W., Panther J.G.
16:40 00788 Sources of Pb Deposited in Southern Quebec Lakes Over the Past Two Hundred Years *$Gobeil C., Tessier A., Couture R.-M., Gallon C.
17:00 00789 Sr and As Mobilization During the Microbial Reduction of Bacteriogenic Iron Oxides (BIOS) Fortin D.
17:20 00790 Aerobic and Anaerobic Bacteria to Study Interactions Between Selenium and Mercury *$Belzile N., Chen Y.-W., Truong H.-Y.T., Yang D.-Y., Saleh M.
17:40 End of Session


Atmospheric Chemistry and Atmosphere-Air-Water-Soil Chemical Interactions (joint with SS4)

Organizer(s) - P.A. Ariya; P. Ayotte
Chair(s) - Parisa Ariya; Patrick Ayotte

13:40 00832 Nighttime Observations of Atmospheric HONO in Aqueous and Urban Environments *$McLaren R., Wojtal P.
14:20 00792 The Challenges for Measurements and Model Predictions of Nitrate in Atmospheric Particulate Matter *$Murphy J.G., Markovic M.Z., VandenBoer T.C., Ellis R.A., Makar P.A.
14:40 00793 DRIFTS Studies on the Photosensitized Transformation of Gallic Acid by Iron(III) Chloride as a Model for HULIS in Atmospheric Aerosols Wentworth G.R., $Al-Abadleh H.A.
15:00 00794 Long-range Transport of PAH to a sub-Arctic Site using Positive Matrix Factorization and Potential Source Contribution Function Analysis *$McCarry B.E., Sofowote Y., Rastogi A., Hung H., Westgate J.
15:20 00795 Development of a Green Sorbent for Polluted Air Remediation Eltouny N., $Ariya P.A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00796 Rapid Transport of Ozone-rich Stratospheric Air to the Lower Troposphere and Implications for the Lower Tropospheric Ozone Budget *$Bourqui M.S.
16:20 00797 Using a Coupled Atmospheric Transport and Multimedia Model to Predict Urban Atmospheric Polychorinated Biphenyl Emissions and Transport in Toronto, Ontario Csiszar S.A., Daggupaty S., Melymuk L.E., Robson M., *Diamond M.L.
16:40 00798 Source Contribution of Wood Smoke to Fine Respirable Particles (PM2.5) in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada *$Gibson M.D., Wheeler A.J., Ward T.J., Guernsey J.R., Seaboyer M., Kuchta J., Brewster N., Stieb D.
17:00 00799 Heterogeneous Condensation of the Lennard-Jones Vapor Onto a Nanoscale Seed Particle *$Bowles R.K., Inci L.
17:20 00800 A Climatology for Surface Ozone and PM2.5 for North America Using Objective Analysis Techniques Robichaud A., $Menard R.
17:40 00801 Devising New Regulations and Greener Approach in Selecting Hazardous Process Chemicals Uthaman K.
18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 00802 Molecular Variability in Wastewater Organic Matter and Implications for Phosphorus Removal Across a Range of Treatment Technologies Gray H.E., Gu A., Houweling D., Smith D.S.
17:40 00803 Screening for Chemical Hazards: Determination of Interaction Rates and Relative Interaction Potency of Environmental Pollutants with DNA Gavina J.M.A., Zhu J., Nong A., Rubab M., *$Feng Y.-L.

EN General - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00804 Assessing the Influence of Ozone Hole Depletion and Recovery on Southern Hemisphere Hydrological Climate Change Purich A., Son S.-W., Derome J.
17:40 00805 Simple Automated Fusion/Chromatography Methodology for the Dissolution of Refractory Actinides Oxides in Fecal Samples $Larivière D., *Gagné A.
Atmospheric Chemistry and Atmosphere-Air-Water-Soil Chemical Interactions posters

17:40 00806 Ammonia Removal Using a Liquid-Gaz Contactor *Alex S., Fredette C., Ingwei Lo W.
17:40 00807 Determination of Formaldehyde in Ambient Air using Solid-phase Microextraction (SPME) Kanthasamy V., $Ariya P.A.
17:40 00808 Measurements of ClNO2 in Calgary, Alberta Furgeson A, Mielke L.H., Odame-Ankrah C.A., *Osthoff H.D.
17:40 00809 Surface Selective Investigation of Mercury Compounds Subir M., *$Ariya P.A.
17:40 00810 Susceptibility of Ice Nucleation Activity of Microorganisms in Atmosphere by Abiotic Factors Mortazavi R., Ariya P.A.
17:40 00811 The Influential Impact of Abiotic Factors on Bioaerosols *Mortazavi R., $Ariya P.A.
17:40 00812 Photoreduction of Oxidized Mercury Species in Presence of Selected Alkanethiols: Kinetic and Product Studies Si L., *Ariya P.A.
17:40 00813 Photochemical Reaction of Oxidized Mercury Species with Thioglycolic Acid and its Environmental Implications Si L., *Ariya P.A.
Speciation and Bioavailability of Metals posters

17:40 00814 Kinetic Speciation in Atmospheric Precipitation Samples: Investigated by CLEM/AdCSV and ASV *$Hassan M., Murimboh J.
17:40 00815 Fluorescence Quenching Method to Determine Divalent Metal Cation (Cu2+, Zn2+, Pb2+, Ni2+) Binding to Marine Organic Matter and Implications for Metal Bioavailablity Diamond R.L., Tellis M.S., Wood C.M., Smith D.S.
17:40 00816 Building a Humic-Metal Binding Constants Database *Filella M.
17:40 00832 Chemical Analysis of Volcanic Cave Environmental Samples Using Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry to Ascertain their Potential for Bioactivity Azad N.A., $Donkor K.K., *Cheeptham N.A.
Speciation and Bioavailability of Metals - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00817 Bioaccumulation of Cadmium and Phytochelatin Production in Trace Metal Mixtures $Abboud P., *Wilkinson K.J.
Toxicity and Mobility of Nanomaterials in the Environment posters

17:40 00818 A Novel Approach for Digesting Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles in Water Using Ammonium Persulfate as a Fusing Reagent *$Khosravi K., Hoque M.E., Metcalfe C.D.
17:40 00819 Aggregation of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Role of Calcium and Phosphate Khan M., *Wilkinson K.J.
17:40 00820 Evaluation of the Ecotoxicological Effects of Nano-Titanium Dioxide on Algae and Earthworms: Limitations of Standard Dose Metrics Sunahara G.I., *Dodard S.G., Sarrazin M., Werquin R., St.-Cyr K., Hendershot W.H., Whalen J.K., McShane H.
17:40 00821 The Effect of TiO2 Nano- and Bulk-particles on Rhizobial Nodules of Barrel Medic (Medicago truncatula L.) Inoculated with Sinorhizobium meliloti Jia Y., *Whalen J.K., Driscoll B.T., McShane H., Hendershot W.H., Sunahara G.I.
Toxicity and Mobility of Nanomaterials in the Environment - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00822 Silver Nanoparticle Stability and Bacterial Inactivation in Point-of-use Filters: Effects of Water Chemical Composition Dankovich T.A., $Gray D.G.
17:40 00823 Synthesis and Characterization of [110mAg]-Nanoparticles with Application to Whole Body Autoradiography of Small Marine Organisms $Al-Sid-Cheikh M., *Pelletier E., Rouleau C.
17:40 00824 Effects of Nanosilver on Bacterioplankton and Phytoplankton in Natural Waters *Das P., Xenopoulos M., Williams C.J., Hoque Md.E., $Metcalfe C.D.
17:40 00825 Optimization of Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis for the Determination of Particle Size Distributions Duquette-Murphy F., $Wilkinson K.J.
Organic Compounds in the Environment posters

17:40 00826 Metal Ion Promoted Hydrolysis of the Organophosphorus Pesticide, Diazinon Wyer M., vanLoon G.W., *Buncel E.
17:40 00827 Development of an Analytical Tool to Measure DETA in Mine Waste Waters Using Capillary Electrophoresis *$Huntsman-Mapila P., Gopalapillai Y., Wang R., Knowles J., Amores D.
Organic Compounds in the Environment - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00828 Physicochemical Properties and Biodegradation of Selected Dialkoxybenzenes Ebrahimi.J P., *$Plettner E.

Experiments and Models for Heterogeneous Chemistry in the Environment - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 00829 The Oxidation of Gaseous Mercury by Nitrogen Dioxide over Titania $Snider G., *Ariya P.A.
17:40 00830 The Effect of Actinic Radiation on Environmentally Relevant Reactions at the Air-Aqueous Interface Henderson E.A., $Donaldson D.J.
17:40 00831 The Production and Gas to Solution Partitioning of I2 Via the Heterogeneous Reaction Between O3 and I- Reeser D.I., $Donaldson D.J.
17:40 End of Session


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


Fuel cells

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

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

15:40 End of Session


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


General Session

Organizer(s) - C. Reber
Chair(s) - D.Foucher; E. Rivard

13:40 01231 Synthetic Studies in Molecular, Macromolecular, and Supramolecular Chemistry Manners I.
14:00 01232 The Influence of Inorganic Nanocrystals on the Shape of Block Copolymer Micelles in Solution *$Winnik M.A., Zhang M., Hu Y., Hassan Y., Scholes G.D., Rene-Boisneuf L.
14:20 01233 Preparation and Properties of the Metallacycloalkanes Composed of Heavier Group 14 Elements Tanabe M., *Osakada K.
14:40 01234 Regioselective Hydrostannation of Alkynyltin Compounds: Synthesis of 1,1-Bis(tributylstannyl)alkenes and Novel Cyclic Organotin Species *$Sheridan J.B., Liu C.
15:00 01235 Pentafluorophenylcopper: From Luminescent Complexes to Versatile Reagents *$Jaekle F.
15:20 01236 Synthesis, Characterization and Properties of Metal Coordination Prussian Blue Nanoshells via Miniemulsion Periphery Polymerization *$Wang X.-S.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01237 Platinum-Containing Macrocycles that Stack *$MacLachlan M.J., Frischmann P.D., Guieu S.
16:20 01238 Beyond Carbon and Hydrogen: New Materials for Ion-Exchange Membranes Peckham T.J., Thomas O.D., Soo K., Kulkarni M., Thanganathan U., Yang Y., *$Holdcroft S.
16:40 01239 Canadian Inorganic Chemistry: Making Fiscal and Environmental Green Impact Resendes R.
17:00 01240 Progress in the Preparation of Stable Polystannanes and other Tin Containing Polymers $Foucher D.A., Khan A., Ward J., *Al-Faouri T.
17:20 01241 "Soft" Living Polymerizations: Metal-Containing Homopolymers and Block Copolymers from Photocontrolled Ring-Opening Polymerizations Chabanne L., Matas Ruiz I., Patra S.K., *Manners I.
17:40 01242 Generation of Ruthenium Hydrides from Propagating and Quenched Olefin Metathesis Catalysts Beach N.J., *Fogg D.E.
18:00 End of Session


Metallosupramolecular Assemblies - Structures, Properties and Applications

Organizer(s) - M. Murugesu; L. Thompson; G. Hanan
Chair(s) - A. Petitjean; G.K.H. Shimizu

13:40 01243 Self-assembled Molecular Spheres *$Fujita M.
14:20 01244 Ligand Design for Multifunctional Molecule-Based Magnetic Materials *$Pilkington M.
14:40 01245 Identifying Orbital Mixing Trends in Lanthanide/Actinide Extractants *$Kozimor S.A., Boland K.S., Batista E.R., Daly S.R., Clark D.L., Gaunt A.J., Keith J.M., Klaehn J.R., Martin R.L., May I., Minasian S.G., Peterman D.R., Scott B.L., Wagner G.L.
15:00 01246 Dirhodium (II, II) Tetramidinate Complexes and their Coupling Products: Structural and Electrochemical Properties Pal A.K., Brochery V., Hanan G.S.
15:20 01247 Hetrotrimetallic Complxes: Synyhetic Approaches and Magnetic Properties Andruh M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01248 Properties of Coordination Polymer Materials based on Cyanoaurate(III)-based Building Blocks *Leznoff D.B.
16:40 01249 Ferromagnetic Copper Chloride Chains: Effects of Randomness Herringer S.N., *Turnbull M.M., Landee C.P., Ribas-Arino J., Deumal M., Novoa J.J.
17:00 01250 Polynuclear Iron Complexes (Fen; n = 1-9) with Ditopic and Tritopic Ligands ­ Diverse Structures, Magnetism and Spin State Analysis Thompson L.K., Anwar M.U., Dawe L.N.
17:20 01251 Bi(1,3,5-triazine); A Novel Scaffold for the Preparation of Multinuclear Transition Metal Complexes Reid D.J., Cull J.E.W., Thompson R., Chisholm K.D.S., *$Scott J.
17:40 01252 The Search for New Ligands to Produce Self-assembled Polymetallic Clusters Anwar M., *$Thompson L., Dawe L.N.
18:00 End of Session


Advances in Solar Energy Conversion: Solar Cells and Beyond (joint with EG3)

Organizer(s) - J.F. Morin; E. Zysman-Colman; M. Leclerc
Chair(s) - Eli Zysman-Colman; Gerard van Koten

13:40 See EG3

18:00 End of Session


Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis (joint with OR3)

Organizer(s) - S. Collins; B. Arndtsen
Chair(s) - Collins

13:40 See OR3.

18:00 End of Session


Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging (joint with BM3)

Organizer(s) - R. Schirrmacher; P. Caravan
Chair(s) - Bjoern Waengler; Ralf Schirrmacher

13:40 See BM3.

18:00 End of Session


Metals in Enzymes (joint with BM14)

Organizer(s) - D.S. Bohle
Chair(s) - D. Scott Bohle

13:40 01253 Theoretical Spectroscopy of Open-Shell Transition Metal Complexes with Strong Spin Orbit Coupling *Neese F.
14:20 01254 Magnetic Properties of Two Trinuclear Copper Compounds: A Density Functional Theory Study Zhekova H.R., Seth M., *Ziegler T.
14:40 01255 Formation and Reactivity of a Biomimetic Hydroperoxocopper(II) Cryptate Chaloner L., Askari M.S., Kutteh A., *$Ottenwaelder X.
15:00 01256 Advanced Paramagnetic Resonance Studies of Nitrogenase Intermediates: Unravelling the Fe Ions of the Iron Molybdenum Cofactor Telser J., *Doan P.E., Lukoyanov D., Barney B.M., Dean D.R., Seefeldt L.C., $Hoffman B.M.
15:20 01257 Modelling the 2-His-1-Carboxylate Facial Triad: Development of the Bis(Imidazolyl)proprionate (BIP) Ligand Family Moelands M.A.H., Goossen M., *Klein Gebbink R.J.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01258 Electronic Structure Contributions to the Activity of NO Releasing Agents Okbinoglu T., *$Kennepohl P.
16:20 01259 Binding of Divalent Metal Ions to Calcium Free Peroxidase: A Thermodynamic and Kinetic Study *$Nazari K., Kelay V., Mahmoudi A., Hashemianzadeh M., Amin A.H.
16:40 01260 The Two Spin States of a Copper(II)-Superoxide Mimic Askari M.S., Girard B., *$Ottenwaelder X.
17:00 01261 Silica-Nanoprobes as New Tools for Bacterial Biofilm Exploration Mauline L, Gressier M, Roques C, Menu MJ
17:20 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01262 Non-leachable Flame Retardant Additives for Paper Tian H., *Hu T., $Gates D.P.
17:40 01263 Silver-Olefin and Alkyne Complexes Supported by the Bis(imino) Pyridine Scaffold Ouanounou S., Richeson D.S., Jurca T.
17:40 01264 Synthesis and Characterization of Cobalt Amine-(bis)phenolate Complexes Saunders L.N., Kozak C.M., Kerton F.M.
17:40 01265 Aluminum Complexes as Efficient Catalysts for the Preparation of Cyclic Carbonates Drover M., Ikpo N., *Kerton F.M.
17:40 01266 Chiral Induction via the Disassembly of Diruthenium(II,III) Tetrabenzoate Groves B.R., *$Aquino M.A.S.
17:40 01267 N,N'-Disubstituted 1,8-Diaminonaphthalene Ligands Employed in the Comparison of the Synthesis of the TaMe3(1,8-(3-5-Me2C6H3N)2C10H6) Complex Theriault A., Richeson D.S.
17:40 01268 Cobalt(II)/(III) Complexes of Amine-bis(phenolate) Ligands as Catalysts for Reactions of Carbon Dioxide and Propylene Oxide Pratt M.E., Saunders L., Dean R., *Kozak C.M.
17:40 01269 Synthetic and Structural Studies 1-Alkyl-2,1,3-Benzoselenadiazolium Iodides Lee L.M., Vargas-Baca I.
17:40 01270 Photophysics of Ru(II) Dyads Based on (Pyren-1-yl)ethynyl Derivatives of 1,10 Phenanthroline Lincoln R.A., $McFarland S.A.
17:40 01271 Catalytic Transformations of Biomass Price C.N., $Kerton F.M.
17:40 01272 Synthesis, Characterization, and Biological Assays of Hetero-Multinuclear Metal Complexes Taylor I., Philpott J., Hu Y., Tibbetts M., *Anderson C.
17:40 01273 Reductive Elimination from Cyclometalated Platinum Complexes with Chelate Ligands to Form Eventually New Cyclometalated Species that Contain an sp3-sp2 coupling or Bis-Cyclometalated Species Kfoury N., Morris J., Scheetz P., Weinstein M., Crespo M., *Anderson C.
17:40 01274 Metalation Resistant Ligands for Supporting Organometallic f-Element Complexes Kamenz B.L., Johnson K.R.D., $Hayes P.G.
17:40 01275 The First Structurally Characterized Exo Isomers of 3-Phosphinimino-1,3,5-trithia-2,4,6,8-tetrazocines Suduweli Kondage S., *$Boeré R.T., Roemmele T.L.
17:40 01276 Synthesis and Characterization of Cyclic Tetraelphosphonium Cations Lucas S.H., Macdonald E., Burford N.
17:40 01277 Helicate to Mesocate Switch Through Ligand Modifications Habib F., Long J., Lin P-H., Redouane C., Korobkov I., Wernsdorfer W., *$Murugesu M.
17:40 01278 Ruthenium Complexes of Imidazo[4,5-f][1,10]phenanthroline and Oxazo[4,5-f][1,10]phenanthroline for Bioinorganic Applications DeCoste R.
17:40 End of Session


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

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

13:40 01490 Photoresponsive Liposomes: Developing Photochromic Membrane Disruptors Cai J., Moore J., Kandasamy Y., Begum M., *$Murphy R.S.
14:20 01491 Disulfide-functionalized Degradable Polyester-containing Amphiphilic Block Copolymers for Tumor-Targeting Drug Delivery *Oh J.K., Aleksanian S., Nelson-Mendez A., Khorsand B.
14:40 01492 Combined "Click" Chemistry Approach to Thermoresponsive Dendrimers Castonguay A., Wilson E., Gillet R., Lam T., Franc G., Paoletti J., PetitJean L., Vieyres A., *$Kakkar A.
15:00 01493 Developing a Rational Design Strategy for 'de Vries-Like' Liquid Crystals *Lemieux R.P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01494 Photoresponsive Magnetic Materials *$Frank N.L., Paquette M., Patel D.
16:40 01495 Molecular Tailoring of Organic Spin Transition Materials *Rawson J.M., Thomson R.I.
17:20 01496 Photochromism in Bile Salts Santos C.S., Miller A., Morimitsu K., *Bohne C.
17:40 01497 Sodium Deoxycholate Hydrogels as Smart Photochromic Materials: New Approach to Multicolor Photochromism $Fuentealba D., Morimitsu K., *Bohne C.
18:00 End of Session


Opto-electronic Materials (joint with MT8)

Organizer(s) - W. Skene; W. Wang; T. Baumgardner
Chair(s) - Wayne Wang; Will Skene

13:40 01498 Impact of Metal Chelation on Photophysical and Photochemical Properties of Organoboranes *$Wang S., Hudson Z., Sun Y., Rao Y.L., Baik C.
14:20 01499 Near-Infrared Functional Organic Materials *Wang Z.Y., Gang Q., Abu H., Cui Y., Luo M., Du X., Ma D.
14:40 01500 Electrochromic Materials Derived from EDOT Azomethines Bolduc A., AlOuahabi A., Guérin A., *$Skene W.G.
15:00 01501 Silicon Nanocrystals: Convenient Materials for Optical Applications *$Veinot J.G.C., Rodriguez J.R.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01502 Selenophene-Thiophene Block Copolymers *$Seferos D.S.
16:40 01503 Azadipyrromethene (AzaDIPY) as Building Blocks for Low Bandgap Conjugated Polymers *$Sauve G., Gao L., Senerivathna W.
17:00 01504 Synthesis and Characterization of 2,2'-bis-5-octylthieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6-dione as a New Unit for Conjugated Copolymers $Berrouard P., Grenier F., Pouliot J.-R., Najari A., *Leclerc M.
17:20 01505 A Novel Sulphur-rich Organic Semiconducting Polymer Based on Thieno[3,2-b]thiophene and its Electro/optical Properties Schneider J.A., Dadvand A., $Perepichka D.F.
17:40 01506 Electrochromics of Simple Conjugated Azomethine Motifs Barik S., Bolduc A., Dong Y., Guérin A., *$Skene W.G.
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) - Christopher Barrett; Tony J. Wigglesworth

13:40 See MS2.

18:00 End of Session


Fuel Cells (joint with EG2)

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

13:40 See EG2.

15:40 End of Session


Opto-electronic Materials (joint with MS7)

Organizer(s) - W. Skene; W. Wang; T. Baumgardner
Chair(s) - Wayne Wang; Will Skene

13:40 See MS7.

18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials (joint with OR9)

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - Cornelia Bohne; James Wuest

13:40 01612 Double-Helical Hydrogen Bond AAA-DDD Complexes and Supramolecular Polymers Wang H.-B., *Wisner J.A.
14:00 01613 Encapsulation, Display, and Delivery of Bioactive Molecules Using Self-Assembled Rosette Nanotubes *$Fenniri H.
14:40 01614 Dynamics of Pyrene Incorporation into Octa-Acid Nanocapsules Tang H., *Bohne C., Sonntag G., Gibb B.
15:00 01615 Engineering New Molecular Materials Wuest J.D.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01616 Soft Materials from Mechanically Interlocked Molecules Suhan N.D., Tramontozzi D.A., Noujeim N., Eichhorn S.H., *$Loeb S.J.
16:40 01617 Molecular Assembly/Crystal Engineering of Boronsubphthalocyanine for Organic Electronic Applications. *$Bender T.P., Paton A.S., Virdo J., Brisson E.
17:00 01618 Binding Dynamics of Fluorescent Guests with Cucurbit[7]uril Tang H., Fuentealba D., Rambarran T., Natarajan P., Selvapalam N., Ko Y.H., Kim K., *$Bohne C.
17:40 01619 Synthesis of Organic Nanotubes from Poly(m-phenylene-1,3-butadiynylene)s Foldamers Néabo J.R., *Morin J.-F.
18:00 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

Supramolecular Materials posters

17:40 01620 Binaphthyl-based Monomers as Chiral Dopants for Novel Mesoporous Organosilica Materials Reid L.M., *Wood T.K., $Crudden C.M.
17:40 01621 Dynamic Behaviour of Photoactive Polymer-Azobenzene Supramolecular Complexes Wang X.X., Pellerin C., Bazuin C.G.
17:40 01622 Using p-acid/p-base Interactions to Crystal Engineer Boron Subphthalocyanine Paton A.S., *$Bender T.P.
17:40 01623 Highly Porous Hydrogen-Bonded Networks Built from Molecules Containing Bis(diaminotriazinyl)amine Groups Che-Quang H., Maris T., Wuest J.D.
17:40 01624 Quadruple Hydrogen Bond AAAADDDD Double-Helical Complexes $Mudraboyina B.P., *Wisner J.A.
17:40 01625 Synthesis, Characterization, Luminescence Properties and Antioxidant Activity of Ln(III) Complexes with a New Aryl Amide Bridging Ligand *Ajlouni A., Taha Z., Abu Anzeh A.
17:40 01626 The use of New Dipyrromethene Ligands in Supramulecular Chemistry Derikvand F., *Dolphin D.

Liquid Crystal Materials: Beyond Displays posters

17:40 01627 Silane Vs. Siloxane in Promoting de Vries - like Properties Andrea T., Ayub K., $Lemieux R.P.
17:40 01628 Alignment and Self-Assembly of Surface-Functionalized Gold Nanorods in Liquid Crystal Phases Feng X., *Hegmann T.
17:40 01629 Stabilizing the Lamellar Ordering of 2-Phenylpyrimidine Liquid Crystals via Side-Chain Terminal Group Modifications Adrian Bailey B., Carkner C., Thompson M., Parrish K., Lemieux R.P.
17:40 01630 Doping Smectic-C Liquid Crystals with Chiral Nanoparticles: Nanoparticles Decorated with Strong Chiral Inducers Sharma A., *$Hegmann T.
17:40 01631 Liquid Crystalline Radicals as New Materials for Magneto-Optoelectronic Applications Leitch A.A., *Brusso J.L.
17:40 01632 Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Phenyl-Pyrimidine Liquid Crystal Phases Daub C.D., $Cann N.M.
17:40 01633 Mesomorphism of a Star-Shaped Heteroheptamer containing Triphenylene Ligands and a Hexaazatriphenylene Core Kayal H.S., *$Eichhorn S.H.

Materials and Sensors for In Situ Imaging and Biomedical Applications posters

17:40 01634 Fluorescent Dynamic Polymers - Synthesis and Photophysical Properties $Starck M., Pardin C., *Skene W.
17:40 01636 Synthesis and Characterization of Indium Nanoparticles for the Tagless Fluorescence Detection of Proteins Magnan F., Fontaine F.-G., *$Boudreau D.

Self-assembly at Surfaces and Interfaces posters

17:40 01637 Electrostatically-driven Assembly of MWCNTs with a Europium Complex *Traboulsi H., Maggini L., $Bonifazi D.
17:40 01638 Towards Understanding the Factors Governing the Size Evolution of Gold Nanoparticles Laferrière M., $Lennox R.B.
17:40 01639 Synthesis, Characterization and Self-Assembly of Shape-Persistent Macrocycles on Au(111) Rondeau-Gagné S., *$Morin J.-F.
17:40 01640 2D Chiral Molecular Nanopatterns Created by Design Zhou H., *$Wuest J.D.
17:40 01641 Controlling the Self-Assembly of Tobacco Mosaic Virus Rods Lucate J.G., Zahr O.K., $Blum A.S.
17:40 01643 Disrupting Self-Assembly to Inhibit Competing Catalytic Processes Brunelle J., Lafleur-Lambert R., Lavoie S., Goubert G., Demers-Carpentier V., Mahieu G., Boukouvalas J., *$McBreen P.H.
17:40 01644 Self-Assembly on a Reactive Metal Surface Dong Y., Masini F., Demers-Carpentier V., Goubert G., *$McBreen P.H.
17:40 End of Session


General Session

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

13:40 01949 Negishi Cross Coupling of Vinylzincs with Aryl Triflates. A Friedel-Crafts Equivalent for the Regioselective Synthesis of Polysubstituted Acetophenone Derivatives Hurst T.E., da Silva A.J.M., *$Snieckus V.
14:00 01950 Highly Chemoselective and Controlled Conversion of Secondary Amides to Ketones Bechara W.S., Pelletier G., *Charette A.B.
14:20 01951 The Recognition Properties of Carboxylic Acid Bioisosteres: Anion Recognition by Tetrazoles, Aryl Sulfonamides and Acyl Sulfonamides Pinter T., $Hof F.
14:40 01952 Mild and Selective Boronic Acid Catalyzed 1,3-Transposition of Allylic Alcohols and Meyer-Schuster Rearrangement of Propargylic Alcohols Lejkowski M., Zheng H., *$Hall D.G.
15:00 01953 Photochemical Synthesis of Novel Helical Aromatic Compounds Vlassova A., Hernandez-Perez A.C., $Collins S.K.
15:20 01954 Pd-PEPPSI-IPent, a Highly Reactive Pre-Catalyst for Carbon-Sulfur Coupling Sayah M., *$Organ M.G.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01955 Photochemical Modification of Gold Nanoparticles (Au-NP) via Nitrene Insertion Reactions Snell K.E., *Workentin M.S.
16:20 01956 Umbrella Thread as a New Membrane Chloride Transporter: Towards a New Vehicle for Cyclic Drug Transport $Chhun C., *Schmitzer A.R.
16:40 01957 Synthesis of a New Family of Noncarcinogenic Estradiol Agonists as an Alternative to Hormone Replacement Therapy *Choueiri C., Asim M., Klonowska D., Wright J.S., Shadnia H., Katzenellenbogen J., Carlson K., Santhakumar V., $Durst T.
17:00 01958 Novel Chemical Transformations on Indolin-2-ones and Indoline-2-thiones *$Jha M.
17:20 01959 Copper Ferrite Nanoparticle Catalyzed Biginelli Condensation; Proof of Concept for a Novel Class of Magnetically Recoverable Catalysts Hudson R., Silverman J., *Li C.-J., $Moores A.
17:40 01960 Taking a Stroll Around Azaindoles: The peri-Metalation Approach towards Polysubstituted Azaindoles David E., Toutov A., Schneider C., *$Snieckus V.
18:00 01961 An Investigation of the Synthesis and Optical Tunability of Copper (I) Compounds Glover L.A.M., Ma G., *$Cavell R.G., Veinot J.G.C.
18:20 End of Session


Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis (joint with IN4)

Organizer(s) - S. Collins; B. Arndtsen
Chair(s) - Collins

Clara Benson Award Lecture

13:40 01962 Challenging the Suzuki-Miyaura Reaction: The Preparation of Novel Organic Structures through the Use of Chiral Organoboronic Esters *$Crudden C.M.
14:20 01963 Palladium and Rhodium Mediated Transformations *$Lautens M.
15:00 01964 C-H vs. C-C Bond Activation of Acetonitrile and Benzonitrile via Oxidative Addition: Rhodium vs. Nickel, Cp* vs. Tp', and PMe3 vs. CNR Evans M.E., Tanabe T., Li T., Jones W.D.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01965 Frustrated Lewis Pairs: New Strategies for Catalysis and Synthesis *$Stephan D.W., Geier S., Dureen M., Mahdi T., Zhao X.
16:40 01966 Chemoselective Catalytic Reduction of Nitriles, Pyridines, and Acid Chlorides Gutsulyak D.V., *$Nikonov G.I.
17:20 01967 A Convenient Class of Acyloxyboronates as Protecting Groups for Boronic Acids in Chemoselective Cross-Coupling Chemistry Hirani N.N., *$Hall D.G.
17:40 01968 Mechanism of Catalytic Cyclohydroamination by Zirconium Salicyloxazoline Complexes Allan L.E. N., Gott A.L., Clarkson G.J., Fox D.J., *Scott P.
18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials (joint with MT2)

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - Cornelia Bohne; James Wuest

13:40 See MT2.

18:00 End of Session


Organic Synthesis: Stereocontrol

Organizer(s) - J.L. Gleason; H. Lebel
Chair(s) - M. Gravel; M. Lautens

13:40 01969 Total Synthesis (?) of Amphidinolide C Morra N.A., $Pagenkopf B.L.
14:00 01970 Towards the Total Synthesis of Spiro-Prorocentrimine *Speed A.W.H., Bindschaedler P., Marcoux D., Juhl M.V., Borg G., Pero J., Chiu A., Brandl T., $Evans D.A.
14:20 01971 Stereoselective Routes to Octahydroindoles and Indolizidines for Applications in Alkaloid Synthesis *$Pansare S.V., Lingampally R., Dyapa R.
14:40 01972 Progress Towards Actinophyllic Acid Emmett M.R., $Kerr M.A.
15:00 01973 Marrying Iterative Synthesis to Cascading Radical Cyclizations for an Efficient Approach to Molecular Complexity *$Wulff J.E., Davies K.A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01974 Catalytic Enantioselective a-Tosyloxylation of Ketones : Mechanistic Insights *$Legault C.Y.
16:20 01975 Developpement of a Non-racemic Version of the Intramolecular [4+1]-Cycloaddition Between Electron-rich Carbenes and Different Dienes Dery M., $Spino C.
16:40 01976 Rhodium-Catalyzed Stereoselective Intermolecular Aziridination Spitz C., *Lebel H.
17:00 01977 Development and Application of New Au(I)-catalysts for Regioselective 5-exo-dig and 6-endo-dig Cyclizations Levesque P., Barabé F., Barriault L.
Merck Frosst Centre for Therapeutic Research Award Lecture

17:20 01978 Cleaving Unstrained Carbon-Carbon s Bonds as a Means to Transposing/Functionalizing sp3-Hybridized Carbon Centres *$Fillion E.
18:00 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 01979 Synthesis and Study of Metallo-Receptors Based on the 1,2,3-Triazole Unit. Applications to Supramolecular Recognition Melan C., Wu N., Fleischel O., *$Petitjean A.
17:40 01980 Directed ortho Metalation Route Towards C-7 Functionalized Benzimidazoles Friedman A., Kitching M., Zhao Y., *Snieckus V.
17:40 01981 Dioxaborinanone Catalysed Friedel-Crafts Reactions of a,b-Unsaturated Ketones Hiebert R., *$McCubbin J.A.
17:40 01982 Development of a Green Catalytic Cross-Coupling Reaction of Aryl-Sulfinates in Aqueous Media De Cicco M., Ortgies D.H., *Forgione P.
17:40 01983 Dioxaborinanone Catalysed Rearrangement Reactions of Allylic Alcohols Voth S., *$McCubbin J.A.
17:40 01984 Investigation of Substituent Effects in Palladium-catalyzed Desulfinylative Cross-couplings of Aryl Bromides and Benzenesulfinate Rioux S., Ortgies D.H., Barthelme A., Aly S., Desharnais B., *Forgione P.
17:40 01985 Synthesis and Characterization of Novel PET Quenching Fluorophores for Boronic Acid-Based Saccharide Sensors McGregor N., *Pardin C., Skene W.
17:40 01986 Towards the Synthesis of Enantioenriched 2,6-Disubstituted Piperidines via a Negishi Cross-coupling on 2-Substituted Dihydropyridines Constantineau-Forget L., $Pelletier G., *Charette A.B.
17:40 01987 The Reactivity of Diarylgermylenes with Allyl Chloride Ochola J.
17:40 01988 Evaluation of Oxazinone Photosubtrates With a Chiral Hydrogen-Bonding Host: Progress Toward Intramolecular Enantioseletive Photoadditions Camasso N., Velissaris S., *$McLaughlin E.C.
17:40 01989 Fe-Pillared Clay Nanocomposite Improves Thermal Stability of Clay Particles *$Parvinzadeh M.
17:40 01990 No Title $Khatamian M., *Derogar M.
17:40 End of Session


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

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

13:40 02276 Development of Heterodimeric Red Fluorescent Proteins Alford S.C., $Campbell R.E.
14:00 02277 Expanding the Functionality of Upconverting Nanoparticles through Surface Modifications for Bioimaging Applications Boyer J.-C., Carling C.-J., *$Branda N.R.
14:20 02278 Protein Immobilization and Biological Function for SPR Biosensing *Colin D.Y., Bolduc O.R., Clouthier C.M., Breault-Turcot J., Shuo Zhao S., Masson J.-F., $Pelletier J.N.
14:40 02279 Nanostructures as Harmonophores for Third Harmonic Generation Microscopy Tokarz D., *Cisek R., Tuer A., Barzda V., Fekl U.
15:00 02280 NIR Fluorescent Multilayer Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Sensitive Optical Imaging Applications Lessard-Viger M., Rioux M., Ouellet S., *$Boudreau D.
15:20 02281 Scaffolded Vesicles as a Model Membrane System $Grossutti M., Seenath R., *Lipkowski J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02282 Synchrotron FTIR-FPA for Sub-cellular Biochemical Imaging Kastyak-Ibrahim M.Z., Nasse M.J., Rak M., Hirschmugl C., Albensi B.C., *$Gough K.M.
16:20 02283 Studying Bio-Magnetism with X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy Kalirai S., $Hitchcock A.P., Lam K.P., Bazylinski D.A., Lins U., Wang J.
16:40 02284 Direct Visualization of the Enzymatic Digestion and Swelling of Single Native Cellulose Fibers by Atomic Force Microscopy Quirk A., Lipkowski J., Dutcher J., Roscoe S., Vandenende C., Cockburn D., Clarke A.
17:00 02285 Second Order Nonlinear Imaging of Chiral Crystals for Protein Crystal Detection Kissick D.J., Gualtieri E.J., Hunter M.S., Battaille K., Becker M., Fischetti R., Ginell S., Keefe L., Mulichak A., Cherezov V., $Simpson G.J.
17:20 02286 Hyperspectral Imaging for Non-invasive CSF Bleed Detection Pandozzi F., *Burns D.H.
17:40 02287 PM-IRRAS Studies of a Floating Bilayer Lipid Membrane at Au(111) Surface Su Z.F., Kycia A.H., Leitch J., *Lipkowski J.
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 02288 Protein Interactions of Ubiquitin within E2 and E3 Enzyme Complexes Spratt D.E., Cook B.W., Barber K.R., *$Shaw G.S.
14:20 02289 SAM Domains - A Versatile Platform For Protein-Ligand Interactions Donaldson L.W.
15:00 02290 Alteration of Long-Range Hydrogen Bonding Disrupts Millisecond Motions in RNase A Doucet N., $Loria J.P.
15:20 02291 Structural Characterization of Cholesterol Binding by START Domains Using Solution-State NMR Létourneau D., Lorin A., Lefebvre A., Barbar E., LeHoux J.-G., Lavigne P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02292 Complementary Aspects of NMR Spectroscopy and X-Ray Crystallography Gehring K., Kozlov G.
16:40 02293 Structural Basis of E2A-mediated Transcriptional Activation in Lymphopoiesis and Leukemogenesis Revealed Through Interactions With CBP/p300 Denis C.M., Chitayat S., Plevin M.J., Liu S., Spencer H.L., Ikura M., LeBrun D.P., Smith S.P.
17:00 02294 Solvent Exposure and Hydrophobicity Along the Protein Folding Pathway - A 19F NMR Study of 3-Fluorophenylalanine Enriched Calmodulin Kitevski-Le Blanc J., Thach W., Evanics F., Prosser R.S.
17:20 02295 Probing the Conformational States of the Bacterial Cell Division Regulator MinE *$Goto N.K., Ghasriani H., Ducat T., Hafizi F., Ayed S.H., McLeod L.
17:40 02296 Functional Characterization of Natural Product Regulatory Proteins by STD-NMR Robertson A.W., $Jakeman D.L.
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 02297 Influence of Coordination-number to Shifts in X-ray Photoelectron Binding Energies *$Grosvenor A.P., Gaultois M.W.
14:20 02298 Synchrotron Infrared Radiation for Electrochemical External Reflection Spectroscopy (SIR-EERS) : A Case Study using Ferrocyanide Rosendahl S.M., Borondics F., May T.E., Pedersen T.M., *$Burgess I.J.
14:40 02299 X-ray Spectroscopy at Surfaces and Interfaces: Element-specific Studies of the Structure and Properties of Nanoparticles *$Zhang P.
15:00 02300 Structure and Electronic Properties of Silver Nanoparticles Studied by X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy Padmos J.D., Zhang P.
15:20 02301 Effect of Annealing on Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 Thin Films: A Magneto-optical and X-ray Absorption Study *Trudel S., Wolf G., Hamrle J., $Hillebrands B., Elmers H.-J., Inomata K., Klaer P., Kallmayer M., Sukegawa H., Wang W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02302 Optimization of Au Microhole Arrays for SPR Biosensing Applications $Live L.S., Breault-Turcot J., *Masson J.-F.
16:20 02303 Surface Enhanced Fluorescence with Shell-Isolated Nanoparticles and Single Molecule Detection Mohan H.A., Guerrero A.R., *$Aroca R.F.
16:40 02304 Surface Chemistry of Selenium Nanowires Wang M.C.P., *$Gates B.D.
17:00 02305 Exploring the Mechanism of A Model Catalyst for the Heck and Suzuki-Miyaura Reactions Using Spectroscopic Methods Hanif M., *Horton J.H.
17:20 02306 Orthogonally Reactive SAMs as a General Platform for Well-defined Mixed Monolayers Azam M.S., Fenwick S.L., *$Gibbs-Davis J.M.
17:40 02307 Fabricating Less-leaking Molecular Diodes with Better-packing Organic Monolayers on Silicon $Popoff R.T.W, Zavareh A.A., Kavanagh K.L., *Yu H.Z.
18:00 End of Session


Electronic Structure Theory: Addressing Existing Challenges and Adding New Ones

Organizer(s) - M. Ernzerhof
Chair(s) - Gemma Solomon; Erin Johnson

13:40 02308 Computational Electronics: Disorder Effects in Nonequilibrium Quantum Transport *$Guo H., Ke Y.Q., Xia K.
14:20 02309 Molecular Transport Junctions Galperin M.
15:00 02310 Hartree-Fock and Kohn-Sham Method for Open Systems Zhou Y.X., *Ernzerhof M.
15:20 02311 Computational Exploration of Cluster Species With Molecular Cores Inside Metal-Atom Shells *$Naumkin F.Y.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02312 Efficient Evaluation of Screened Exchange Without Explicit Calculation of Conduction States *$Côté M., Laflamme Janssen J., Bérubé N., Antonius G.
16:40 02313 Homogeneous Electric and Magnetic Fields in Periodic Systems *$Zwanziger J.W., Gonze X.
17:00 02314 Accurate Thermochemistry from a Parameterized Coupled-Cluster Singles and Doubles Model (pCCSD) $Huntington L.M.J., *Nooijen M.
17:20 02315 Novel Basis-Set Free Approaches to Solving the Electronic-Schrödinger Equation: Mechanics of the Approach *$Anderson J.S.M., Ayers P.W.
17:40 02316 The Structural, Electronic and 19F NMR Properties of Linear and Branched Perfluorobutanesulfonate (PFBS) Ran X.Q., Goddard J.D.
18:00 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 02317 Structures and Fragmentation of Gas Phase [M(ura-H)(ura)]+ Complexes (M = Zn2+, Cu2+, Ni2+, Co2+, Fe2+, Mn2+, Cd2+, Pd2+, Mg2+, Ca2+, and Pb2+) Ali O.Y., Randell N.M., Fridgen T.D.
17:40 02318 Ab Initio Study of Hydrated HVO42- Goodall B.L., *Walker V.E.J., $Pye C.C.
17:40 02319 Investigating the Binding of 3-Hydroxy-2-Naphthoic Acid and b-Cyclodextrin in Various Environments Luk Y.Y.G., *Evans C.
17:40 02320 Refocusing in Multiple Pulse NMR: An Explaination using both Coherent Spin Dynamics and Symmetry, Illustrated with the Refocused DIVAM Sequence Montina A.D., Opyr M.P., *$Hazendonk P.
17:40 02321 The Origin of the Conductivity Maximum in Molten Bismuth Chloride Kuntz C.M., Clay A.T., Johnson K.E., *$East A.L.L.
17:40 End of Session


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.

18:00 End of Session


Atmospheric Chemistry and Atmosphere-Air-Water-Soil Chemical Interactions (joint with EN1)

Organizer(s) - P.A. Ariya; P. Ayotte
Chair(s) - Parisa Ariya; Patrick Ayotte

13:40 See EN1

18:00 End of Session


Electrochemistry and Surface Electrocatalysis (joint with EG5)

Organizer(s) - J. Mauzeroll; A. Badia
Chair(s) - Antonella Badia; Janine Mauzeroll

13:40 02385 Ferrocene Bioconjugates in Biosensing Kraatz H.B.
14:20 02386 Synthesis of a Redox Active Ethyl-Ferrocene Phospholipid by Transphosphatidylation Reaction and Chronoamperometry Study of the Corresponding Redox Liposome Correia Ledo D., Arnold A.A., *$Mauzeroll J.
14:40 02387 Linking Carbon Surface Functionalities to Charge Storage and Self-discharge in Electrochemical Capacitors *$Andreas H.A., Oickle A.M.
15:20 02388 Electrochemical Quartz-Crystal Nanobalance: An Overview of Recent Advances *$Jerkiewicz G.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02389 Electrochemistry, Structure and Reactivity of Metal Porphyrine Monolayers Adsorbed on Gold Single Crystal Surfaces Khanfar M.F., Hariri M., Zheng S.H., *Morin S.
16:40 02390 Electrochemical Deposition of LDH Films Having Inverse Opal 3-Dimensionally Ordered Macroporous Structures Martin J., Parks A., Mondal D., *Villemure G.
17:00 02391 Scanning Photoelectrochemical Microscopy of Thin Films for Solar Cells Jia J., Jia F., *$Ding Z.
17:40 End of Session


Poster Session

From 17:40 until 20:30

Electrochemistry and Surface Electrocatalysis - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 02410 Sum Frequency Generation Study of Reversible Switching Low-density SAMs on Glass Subramanian N., DeWolf C.E., Wood-Adams P.M.
17:40 02392 An Electrochemical Study of the Gold-Thiosulfate Interface in the Presence of Copper *Nicol E., Baron J.Y., $Lipkowski J.
17:40 02393 Immobilization of Catalytic Ruthenium Complexes on High Surface Area Carbons: A Comparison of Techniques Smith R.D.L., Pickup P.G.
17:40 02394 Nanostructured Silver Surfaces and Their Properties in the Presence of Organophosphonates Fathi F., Schlitt M., Pedersen D.B., *Kraatz H.B.
17:40 02395 Study of Electron Transport Through Aryl Films on Gold Reid M.S., McDermott M.T., Bergren A.J., McCreery R.L.
17:40 02396 Experimental High Temperature Pourbaix Diagram and Verification of Thermochemical Data for Zircaloy Palazhchenko O., *Kaye M.H.
17:40 02397 Liquid/Liquid Electrochemistry at Micro-interfaces Zhang J., Stockmann T.J., *Ding Z.

Organic Ultrathin Films and Biomimetic Interfaces - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 02398 Development of a Spectroelectrochemical Method for the Study of Biological Cells Grown on Gold Surfaces Li M., Schreyer D.J., Berry T., *$Burgess I.J.
17:40 02399 Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy Study for the Concanavalin A/Mannose Interaction using Perfluorophenyl Azide Immobilization Chemistry Madwar C., *$Cuccia L., Chu Kwan W., Deng L., Ramström O., Schmidt R., Zou S.
17:40 02400 Electrochemical Study of a Gold Electrode Modified by an Aptamer of p53 Triffaux E., Doneux Th., *Buess-Herman C.
17:40 02401 Protein Adsorption and Interactions on Perfluorinated Surfaces Sun P., *Horton H.
17:40 02402 Effect of the Surface Composition on the Redox Actuation of Microcantilevers Functionalized with Ferrocenyl-Alkanethiolates Dionne E.R., *Badia A., $Mauzeroll J.

Self-assembly at Surfaces and Interfaces - Graduate Student Poster Competition

17:40 02403 Thermodynamic and Morphological Characterization of a Model Pulmonary Lung Surfactant System Eftaiha A.F., *Paige M.F.
17:40 02404 Comparison of the 2D and 3D Crystallization of Amides Designed to Form Sheets Lacatus M.-E., Helzy F., Maris T., Wuest J.D.
17:40 02405 Synthesis of Gallic Acid Derivatives for the Fabrication of Functional Thin Films with Biocompatability Rajasingam A., Schmidt R., Forgione P., DeWolf C.
17:40 02406 Chemical Force Spectrometry for Exploiting Chiral Discrimination by Proline Based Chiral Stationary Phases Arjumand R., Ebralidze I.I., *Horton J.H.
17:40 End of Session


Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

From 17:40 until 20:30

17:40 02407 Prochiral Switching on Pt(111) Lemay J.C., Demers-Carpentier V., Goubert G., *$McBreen P.H.
17:40 02408 Electrochemical Evaluation of Graphene Layer Coated-Copper Surface for Corrosion Protection Mansouria Z., Abdeladim G., Tarik B., Hayet C., Marsan B., Belanger D., Morin M., *$Mohamed S.
17:40 End of Session

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