94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

Thursday PM


Plenary Lecture

13:40 00004 Design and Synthesis of Drug Prototypes Inspired by Natural Products Hanessian S.
14:40 End of Session


Bioanalysis from Academia to Pharmaceutical Industry

Organizer(s) - A. Romeo; N. Chauret
Chair(s) - Andrea A. Romero; Nathalie Chauret

14:40 00175 LC/MS Techniques and Applications for Qualitative and Quantitative Pharmaceutical Bioanalysis Seto C.
15:20 00176 Development and Validation of a Dried Blood Spot Assay for the Determination of Midazolam in Human Whole Blood by LCMSMS Havard G., Théberge M.-C., Pellerin B., *Boudreau N., Lévesque A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00177 Coupling Multivariate Statistical Analysis with Static and Dynamic Lipidomic Flux using High Resolution LC/MS *$Castro-Perez J., Shah V., Previs S., Herath K., McLaren D., Wang S.P., Vreeken R., Hankemeier T., Roddy T., Johns D., Hubbard B.
16:40 00178 Glycomics: Method Development and Applications for the Analysis of Monoclonal Antibodies using MALDI-MS *$Perreault H., Marron S., Bodnar E.D., Lattova E.
17:00 00179 Thorough Metabolite Screening using High Resolution Mass Spectrometry and Post-Acquisition Data Mining: Redefining the Metabolism of Atrazine LeBlanc A., *$Sleno L.
17:20 00180 LDTD-MS/MS Analysis : From Early Drug Discovery to Clinical Trials Letarte S., *$Tremblay P., Belisle P., Auger S., Picard P.
17:40 00181 Creating Versatile Cell Patterns for Biological Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy $Kuss S., Brassard D., Geissler M., *Mauzeroll J.
18:00 End of Session



Organizer(s) - H. Buijs
Chair(s) - H. Buijs

14:40 00182 Chemometrics for Point of Care Metabolic Assessment by Biospectroscopy Burns D.
15:20 00183 GRAF: An HITRAN Based Calibration Algorithm for FTIR Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems Desbiens R.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00184 Aspects of Building a Universal Calibration for the On-Line Near IR Analysis of Wet Process Baths, Helping Semiconductor Facilities Optimize their Wet Processes Cote M.
16:20 00185 Efficient Algorithms for Projection Pursuit Analysis of Multivariate Chemical Data *$Wentzell P.D., Hou S.
16:40 00186 Determination of Nitrogen in Lubricating Oils and Additives Using an Ammonia Ion Selective Electrode Kwakye K.A., *Sam R., $Amponsah L.N.Y.
17:00 00187 Application of Cluster Resolution to Feature Selection in a Three-dimensional Space Sinkov N.A., *$Harynuk J.J.
17:20 00188 Parallel Least Squares Model for the Identification of Peptide Pairs in Comparative Proteomics Data Boutilier J.M., *Doucette A., $Wentzell P.D.
17:40 00189 Chemometric Analysis of Simulated Arson Debris Containing an Expanded Suite of Ignitable Liquids *$Harynuk J.J., Sinkov N.A., Terefenko L.E., Johnston B.M., Sandercock P.M.L.
18:00 End of Session


General - Physical, Theoretical

Chair(s) - Heidi Muchall

14:40 00190 Analytical Approximations to the Single-Mode Spin-Boson Problem Albert V.V., Scholes G.D., *$Brumer P.
15:00 00191 Flexible Compact/RF-Compression Ultrafast Electron Diffractometer: Caracterization and First Experiments Godbout C., Morrison V.R., Chatelain R.P., *$Siwick B.J.
15:20 00192 Theoretical Studies of Electron Solvation in Photoexcited Iodide-Solvent Clusters Mak C.C., Peslherbe G.H.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00193 Mechanism Study of FAD Catalyzed UDP-Galactopyranose Mutase Processes: QM/MM and DFT Investigations Huang W.-J., *$Gauld J.W.
16:20 00194 An Investigation into the Mechanism of Peroxidation of Arachidonic Acid by 8R-LOX Bushnell E.A.C., Jamil R., *$Gauld J.W.
16:40 00195 Catalytic Mechanism of FK506-Binding Protein 35 with Tacrolimus MacDonald C.A., Boyd R.J.
17:00 00196 Reaction of Group 16 Analogues of Ethoxyquin with Hydrogen Peroxide, a Computational Study Collins S., Heverly-Coulson G.S., Boyd R.J.
17:20 00197 Proline Based Chiral Stationary Phases: Molecular Dynamics Study Ashtari M., *Cann N.M.
17:40 00198 Solapsone:Gd3+ as a Diagnostic Agent for Alzheimer's Disease Meek A.R., Yadav A., Chen Q., Weaver D.F.
18:00 End of Session


Cancer Therapeutics  

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

14:40 00560 Cells in Gels in Paper: High-throughput Platform to Study Cell Function in 3D Tissues *Derda R., Ingber D.E., $Whitesides G.M.
15:00 00561 Encapsulation and Triggered Release of Hydrophilic Liquid Agents from Perfluorocarbon Droplets for Cancer Imaging and Therapy Gorelikov I.G., Seo M.S., Martin A.M., $Matsuura N.M. WITHDRAWN
15:20 00562 Exploring the Structural Determinants of NAE Specificity: Potent Inhibitor Design Leading to K562 Leukemia Cell Death Lukkarila J.L.L., *da Silva S.R., $Gunning P.T.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00563 Azetidines to Pyrrolidines: A New Rearrangement *$Yadav V.K., Narhe B.D. WITHDRAWN
16:20 00564 To Image Breast Cancer with MMP Inhibitor 18F-Marimastat-Aryltrifluorborate Li Y., auf auf dem Keller U., Ting R., Bellace C.L., Harwig C., Lange P.F., Inkster J., Adam M.J., Schaffer P., Ruth T.J., Overall C.M., *$Perrin D.M.
16:40 00565 Micro-fluidic Technology: An Economical and Versatile Approach for the Synthesis of Clinical Radiotracers [18F]FET and [18F]FAZA Bouvet V.R., Tam P.H., *$Wuest F.
17:00 00566 Fluorescent Alpha-tocopherol Analogs as Tools in the Development of New Anti-cancer Agents Sveen C., *$Heyne B.
17:20 End of Session


Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging (joint with IN6)

Organizer(s) - R. Schirrmacher; P. Caravan
Chair(s) - Neil Vasdev

14:40 00567 N-Succinimidyl 3-(di-tert-butyl[18F]fluorosilyl)benzoate ([18F]FSiB) a Novel Synthon for Protein Labeling *Kostikov A.P., $Schirrmacher R., Chin J.
15:00 00568 N-(4-(di-tert-butylfluorosilyl)benzyl)-2-mercapto-N,N-dimethylethanaminium bromide (SiFA+-SH Br-) - A Novel Cationic Thiol-functionalized Synthon of Reduced Lipophilicity for Peptide Labelling Chin J., Kostikov A., Lennox R.B., *$Schirrmacher R.
15:20 00569 Novel Strategy for the Synthesis of a Carbon-11 Labeled Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3b Inhibitor Hicks J.W., Wilson A.A., Houle S., *$Vasdev N.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00570 Development of a Technetium (99mTc) Imaging Agent for Deep Vein Thrombosis Riddoch R.W., Dufour J.-M., Bump E.
16:40 00571 Radiometals at TRIUMF: A Collaborative Program to Demonstrate the Production of Tc-99m (and other metals) on an Existing Medical Cyclotron Infrastructure *$Schaffer P.
17:20 00572 Detection of Cancer Cells using Re/Tc Bioconjagates in Dual-Modal Imaging Huang R., Storr T., Yapp D., Gill R., Li C.
17:40 00573 Synthesis and Biological Distribution Studies on Radioiodinated Methylbenzylamines (ERC-9): A Potential Pancreatic Imaging Agent *$Sharma S.K., Joshua A.V., Abrams D.A., Scott J.R., Strelkov A., McEwan A.J.B.
18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - John Sherman; Normand Voyer

14:40 Joint with MT and OR - see MT2.

18:00 End of Session


New Advances in Medicinal Chemistry

Organizer(s) - M. Tomaszewski
Chair(s) - Mirek Tomaszewski

14:40 00574 P2X3 Antagonists for the Treatment of Pain *$Walpole C.
15:20 00575 Isoquinucline-based GlyT1 Inhibitors for Schizophrenia; Discovery, Optimization, Synthesis, and In Vivo Pharmacology *$Albert J.S., Alhambra C., Brugel T., Ernst G., Forst J., Jonak G., Koether G., Norris T., Potts W., Smaggin G., Sysderff S., Sylvester M., Tian G., Varnes J.G., Veale C.A., Wang X., Xiong H., Wood M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00576 EphA4 Kinase Inhibitors: A Novel Approach Toward Stroke Recovery *$Nantermet P.G., Moore K.P., Rajapakse H.A., Sanders J.M., Vacca J.P., Williams T.M., Zhu H., Finger E.N., Hess F.J., Krishnan R., Mark R.J., Regan C., Reynolds I.J., Abeywickrema P., Sharma S., Parmentier-Batteur S.
16:40 00577 Identification of a M1 Selective Agonist as Clinical Candidate from 1-Piperidin-4-yloctahydro-2H-benzimidazol-2-one Series *Santhakumar V., Cheng Y., Tomaszewski M., Coupal M., Jin S., Laird J., Luo X., Pousaraf M., Markoglou N.
17:00 00578 Utilization of an Alzheimer's Disease Hallmark for the Site-Specific Generation of Therapeutics Molecules Jones M.R., *Salehi A., $Storr T
17:20 00579 Novel Computational Tools for Drug Discovery and their Application to the Development of Prolyl Oligopeptidase Inhibitors *$Moitessier N., De Cesco S., Rocheleau S., Arreola-Barroso R., Juillerat-Jeanneret L., Therrien E., Levan D.
18:00 End of Session


Student Presentations

Organizer(s) - A. Dicks
Chair(s) - Andy Dicks

14:40 00655 Lab Skill Seminar Experience Mohammad S., *Li T., $Dalili S.
15:00 00656 Novel Petasis and Sonogashira Reactions for the Undergraduate Organic Laboratory Koroluk K.J., Jackson D.J., Dicks A.P.
15:20 00657 Investigating the Mechanism of Heteroaromatic Decarboxylation: An Upper-Level Undergraduate Laboratory Experiment Guevara Opiñska L., Mundle S., *Kluger R., $Dicks A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00658 A Correlation Study of Factors Affecting High School Transition into Undergraduate Chemistry Using the ASSIST Instrument: A Statistical Analysis of the Survey Data *$Stone D.C., Hong J.Y.L., Lu J., Gao X.
16:20 00659 A Qualitative Study of Factors Influencing the High School University Transition in Chemistry $Stone D.C., Dason S., Ren H., Shamsi H.
16:40 End of Session


Do Teaching Techniques Make a Difference?

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

16:40 00660 Who Are the Students That Will Do an Optional Web-based Formative Assessment? Doige C.A.
17:00 00661 Nanoparticle Synthesis and Characterization as a Platform for a Discipline-integrated Upper Level Chemistry Lab Experience Chau M., Lai E., Bussiere G., Monga V., *Stoodley R.
17:20 00662 Teaching Research in the Undergraduate Laboratory; Getting Students Invested in their Own Education *Huot M., Therrien E., Moitessier N.
17:40 00663 Water Fluoridation: Are the Benefits Worth the Risk? Fenster A.E.
18:00 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) - Jean-Francois Morin; Tim Bender

15:00 00734 Prediction of Excited State Dynamics in Dye-sensitized Solar Cells with Derivative Coupling Analysis *Manzhos S., Segawa H., $Yamashita K.
15:20 00735 Progress in the Use of Non-coherent Photon Upconversion via S2 States to Improve the Energy Utilization Efficiencies of Organic Solar Cells Steer R.P., Sugunan S.K., O'Brien J.A., Danger B.R., Szmytkowski J., Burgess I.J., Paige M.F., Scott R.W.J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00736 Silicon-based High Efficiency Multijunction Solar Cells *$Kleiman R.N.
16:40 00737 Electrodeposition of CIGS Photovoltaic Films Jia J., Love D., Lau W., *Ding Z.
17:00 00738 Fabrication of Copper Zinc Tin Disulphide (CZTS) Thin Films for Thin Film Solar Cells *Harati M., Lau L.W.M., $Ding Z.
17:20 00739 Controlled Fabrication of Nano-Architecture of PbS Quantum Dots and One-Dimensional Nanostructures and its Significant Contribution to Near Infrared Photon-to-Current Conversion Wang D., Baral J.K., Zhao H., Truong V.V., Izquierdo R., El Khakani M.A., *$Ma D.
17:40 00740 Microscopic Simulations of Charge Transport in Disordered Organic Semiconductors Andrienko D. WITHDRAWN
18:00 End of Session


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

Organizer(s) - P.A. Ariya; P. Ayotte

14:40 00861 Ionization and Enhanced Photochemistry of Nitric Acid Adsorbed onto Ice *$Ayotte P., Pronovost S., Marchand P.
15:00 00862 Trace Carbonyl Compounds in Surface Waters of the North-western Atlantic- Implications for Atmosphere Ocean-Exchange Hudson E.D., Ariya P.A.
15:20 00863 Chemical Policy: Changing Policy through Sound Science Danon-Schaffer M.N.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00864 Darkling Beetles Changes in Life Cycle and Beetle Location in Floor Bird Housing Play Havoc with a Control Program *$Skinner J.D., Arends J.J.
16:20 00868 Adsorption of CO2 on Amine Functionalized Pore Expanded MCM-41 silica Daoud M.
16:40 00866 Hydrophobic Ionic Liquids for Extraction of Metal Ions in Nuclear Waste Stockmann T.J., Zhang J., Wren J.C., *Ding Z.F.
17:00 00867 Metal-Semiconductor Hybrid Nanoparticles *Macdonald J.E., $Banin U.
17:20 End of Session


Toxicity and Mobility of Nanomaterials in the Environment (joint with MT15)

Organizer(s) - E. Pelletier; G. Sunahara
Chair(s) - Chris Metcalfe; Geoffrey Sunahara

14:40 00869 Dispersion Potential of Engineered Nanoparticles in the Natural Environment Chappell M.
15:20 00870 Transport of TiO2 and ZnO Nanoparticles in Saturated Granular Porous Media: Effect of Water Chemistry and Particle Coating Petosa A.R., Brennan S.J., *$Tufenkji N.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 00871 Role of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm in Granular Porous Media on Transport of Selected Nanoparticles and Model Colloids Tripathi S., $Tufenkji N.
16:20 00872 Bioaccumulation and Effects of CdTe/CdS Quantum Dots on Chlamydomonas reinhardtii - Nanoparticle or the Free Ion? *Domingos R.F., Simon D.F., Hausser C., Wilkinson K.J.
16:40 00873 Biokinetic Study of Dissolved Silver and Radiolabelled Silver Nanoparticles (110mAgNp) in Iceland Scallop (Chlamys islandica) $Al-Sid-Cheikh M., *Pelletier E., Rouleau C.
17:00 00874 Tracking Silver Nanoparticles in Fish *$Pelletier E., Desbiens I., Rouleau C
17:20 00875 Development of a SWCNT Reference Material to Support Material Characterization and Environmental Health and Safety Concerns Simard B., Kingston C.T., Sturgeon R.E., Nagy M., Grinberg P.
17:40 00876 Eco-friendly Synthesis of Synthesis of Benzimidazoles, Benzoxazoles, and Benzothiazoles Catalyzed Via Solid Acid Catalysis *$Teimouri A., Najafi Chermahini A.
18:00 End of Session


Metallosupramolecular Assemblies - Structures, Properties and Applications

Organizer(s) - M. Murugesu; L. Thompson; G. Hanan
Chair(s) - D.B. Leznoff; S.J. Loeb

15:00 01310 Metal Complexes with Multi-bistability *Oshio H.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01311 Supramolecular Arrangements of Lanthanide Single-Molecule Magnets Murugesu M.
16:40 01312 Photoactive Neutral Re(I) Complexes for Supramolecular Anion Sensing: A Binding Study Bessette A., Pal A.K., Nag S., *Hanan G.S.
17:00 01313 Novel Metal Organic Frameworks using Structure Directing, Shape-Persistent Ligands Crane A.K., Wong E.Y.L., $MacLachlan M.J.
17:20 01314 Triarylboron-Containing Self-Assembled Materials Blight B.A., *Wang S.
17:40 01315 Organic Molecules Linked by Metal Atoms: Sandwich- and Trap-type Interfaces *$Naumkin F.Y., Kochhar G.
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) - Jean-Francois Morin; Tim Bender

15:00 See EG3.

18:00 End of Session


Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis (joint with OR3)

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

14:40 See OR3.

18:00 End of Session


Radiopharmaceuticals and Imaging (joint with BM3)

Organizer(s) - R. Schirrmacher; P. Caravan
Chair(s) - Neil Vasdev

14:40 See BM3.

18:00 End of Session


Opto-electronic Materials (joint with MT8)

Organizer(s) - W. Skene; W. Wang; T. Baumgardner
Chair(s) - Andreanne Bolduc; Charlotte Mallet

14:40 01518 The Design and Synthesis of Siloxane-Arylamine Hybrids for Liquid Organic Semiconductors Kamino B.A., *$Bender T.P.
15:00 01519 Measurement of the Photomechanical Forces Exerted by Azobenzene Based Polymers Mahimwalla Z.S., *$Barrett C.J., Nagai Y., Grutter P.
15:20 01520 Synthesis, Solid-State Morphology and Optical Properties of Macrocyclic Carbazole Tetramers *Coumont L.S., $Veinot J.G.C.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01521 In Silico Design of Organic Semiconductors for OLED Applications Andrienko D. WITHDRAWN
16:20 01522 Stretchable Organic Light-Emitting Devices (OLEDs) Based on a Tris(bipyridyl) Ruthenium Emissive Layer Blended in an Elastomeric Matrix Filiatrault H.L., Porteous G.C., Prochazka P.J., *$Carmichael T.B.
16:40 01523 Light Emitting Transistors Based on Substituted Oligoacenes Dadvand A., Moiseev A., Sawabe K., Sun E., Takenobu T., Rosei F., *Perepichka D.F.
17:00 01524 On Morphology, Structure, and Transport in Organic Molecular Films: The Tetracene Case *$Santato C., Cicoira F., Bertolazzi S., Wuensche J.
17:20 01525 Efficient Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence of Polyfluorenes Swanick K.N., McFarlane S.L., Coumont L.S., *Ding Z., Veinot J.G.C.
17:40 01526 MoS2 -Based Nano-Inclusion Materials: New Platforms for Plasmonic and Magnetic Materials *$Leach G.W., Cetnarowski G., Falk D.
18:00 End of Session



14:40 01527 The Synthesis of Conjugated Homo- and Co-polymers and their use in the Suspension and Dispersion of Carbon Nanotubes Chadwick R.C., $Adronov A.
15:00 01528 Formation of Chiral Silica Materials with Various Morphologies Wu X.W., *Crudden C.M.C.
15:20 01529 Synthesis and Modification of Silicone Elastomers via the Huisgen 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Rambarran T., Gonzaga F., $Brook M.A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01530 Preparation and Polymerization of Bicontinuous Silicone Microemulsions Whinton M., *Chen D., $Brook M.
16:20 01531 Growth and Morphology of Eumelanin Thin Films: A Future Bioelectronic Material? *$Santato C., Wuensche J., Rosei F.
16:40 01532 Morphologies of PCL/SAN in Miscible and Immiscible Blends Confined in Thin Films $Mamun A., *Prud'homme R.E.
17:00 01533 Poly(Methacrylates) by Nitroxide-Mediated Controlled Radical Polymerization Lessard B., Ling E.J.Y., *$Maric M.
17:20 01534 Surfactant Critical Micelle Concentration Influence on Optical Fiber Strength *$Elabdi R., Poulain M.
17:40 01535 Synthesis of Polypyrrole within Polymeric Nanotemplates in Aqueous Environment *Li X., $Maladier-Jugroot C.
18:00 End of Session


Opto-electronic Materials (joint with MS7)

Organizer(s) - W. Skene; W. Wang; T. Baumgardner
Chair(s) - Andreanne Bolduc; Charlotte Mallet

14:40 See MS7.

18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials (joint with OR9)

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - John Sherman; Normand Voyer

14:40 01665 Control of Self-Assembly in an Engineered Tobacco Mosaic Virus Coat Protein *$Blum A.S., Korpany K.V., Zahr O.K., Soto C.M., Bruckman M.A., McDowell H., Liu J.L., Ratna B.R.
15:00 01666 Using DNA Origami to Organize Nanoparticles *$Yurke B., Onodera C., Bui H., Graugnard E., Kuang W., Lee J., Knowlton W.B., Hughes W.L.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01667 Template-Assembled Synthetic Proteins and G-Quartets Sherman J.C.
16:40 01668 Alkoxyamine-formamidine Foldamers Zhao W., *Petitjean A.
17:00 01669 A Contractile Electronic Switch Made from DNA Huang Y.-C., Ge B., *Yu H.-Z., $Sen D.
17:40 01670 Structure-Function Activity with Artificial Ion Channels Otis F., Racine-Berthiaume C., *Voyer N.
18:00 End of Session



14:40 01671 The Effect of Switchable Additives on Colloidal Interactions Found in Oil Sands by Chemical Force Spectrometry *$Lau Y.Y., Jessop P.G., Horton J.H.
15:00 01672 Curvature Induced Planar Self-assembly Mechanism for Microfibril Organization Modes Emerging in Plant Cell Walls of Variable Curvature *Murugesan Y.K., $Rey A.D., Pasini D.
15:20 01673 New Insights into the Bonding of Sulfur on Au(111) Koczkur K.M., Hamed E., Moula M.G., $Houmam A.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01674 Phase Equilibrium Model for Nanoparticle-Filled Nematic Liquid Crystals *Soule E.R., Milette J., Reven L., $Rey A.D.
16:20 01675 Structural and Electronic Properties of Ultrathin Films of Zn on Pd(111) MacLeod J.M., Lipton-Duffin J., Rosei R., *Rosei F.
16:40 01676 DNA as a Molecular Ruler to Determine the Limiting Length Scale Between the Distance of Electron Transfer and Screening Length Keyes C., *Duhamel J.
17:00 01677 The Nanowizard®3 The Most Flexible, High Resolution AFM With True Optical Integration Behme G., Haschke H., Jähnke T., Owen R. WITHDRAWN
17:20 01678 Biofunctionalized Silica Based Luminescent Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Biomarking and Detection in Flow Cytometry Gressier M., Kandibanda R.S., Menu M.J., Hudrisier D., Reber C.
17:40 01679 Charge-transfer Excitons at Semiconductor Polymer Heterojunctions in Efficient Organic Photovoltaic Diodes *$Provencher F., Silva C.
18:00 End of Session


Toxicity and Mobility of Nanomaterials in the Environment (joint with EN3)

Organizer(s) - E. Pelletier; G. Sunahara
Chair(s) - Chris Metcalfe; Geoffrey Sunahara

14:40 See EN3.

18:00 End of Session


General Session

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

14:40 02009 Synthesis of Monofluoroalkenes from 3,3-Difluoropropenes Bergeron M., Johnson T., *Paquin J.-F.
15:00 02010 Synthesizing EP4 Agonist-Bisphosphonate Conjugates for the Treatment of Osteoporosis Arns S., *$Young R.N., Morshed M.M.
15:20 02011 Photoinduced Coalescence of AuNP in Halogenated Solvents Hadadpour M., *Workentin M.S.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02012 Chemoselective Catalytic C-O Activation. Construction of Polyarylated Fluorenones via Ru- and Pd-Catalyzed Suzuki Cross-Coupling Reactions da Silva A.J.M., Schneider C., $Snieckus V.
16:20 02013 Development and Application of New Synthetic Methods for the Preparation of Bioactive Compound Libraries *$Capretta A.
16:40 02014 Oligo-1,8-pyrenylenes Williams K.L.M., Venkataramana G., *Bodwell G.J.
17:00 02015 Synthesis of Fused 1,2,3-Triazoles: C-H Bond Functionalization in One-Pot Catalysis Panteleev J., Geyer K., Schulman J.M., *$Lautens M.
17:20 02016 Incorporating Tröger's Bases as Rigidifying Elements in Biomimetic Aromatic Cage Molecules Whiting A.L., Dubicki K.I., *$Hof F.
17:40 02017 Reactivity of Unsymmetrical Verdazyl Radicals Bancerz M., $Georges M.K.
18:00 02018 Dehydrogenation of Alcohols Catalyzed by Pincer Complexes of Osmium and Rhenium Spasyuk D.M., *$Goussev D.G.
18:20 End of Session


Organometallic Reagents for Organic Synthesis (joint with IN4)

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

14:40 02019 Bicatalytic Allylation- Cross Metathesis Approach to c-Carbonyl Cation Equivalents Henkie J.R., Dhaliwal S., *$Green J.R.
15:20 02020 Chromium-Catalyzed Radical Cyclization of Bromo and Chloro Acetals MacLeod K.C., *Smith K.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02021 Investigation of the Ruthenium Catalyzed Homo Diels-Alder [2+2+2] Cycloaddition Between Alkynyl Phosphonates and Bicyclic Alkenes $Kettles T.J., *Tam W.
16:20 02022 Zirconium Complexes for Catalytic Hydroamination Yonson N., $Schafer L.L.
16:40 02023 Synthesis and Reactivity of Diphosphido Pincer Ligands Ritch J.S., Julienne D., Grisnich G., Vathracoulis S., *Hayes P.G.
17:00 02024 New Mesoionic Carbenes (MICs): Synthesis and Applications of Highly Stable 1H-1,2,3-triazol-5-ylidenes *Bouffard J., Guisado-Barrios G., $Bertrand G.
17:20 02025 Rhodium-catalysed Triple Domino Synthesis of Bicyclo[2.2.2]lactones. Novel Building Blocks for the Ergoline Alkaloids Boyer A., *$Lautens M.
17:40 02026 Non-Carbonyl-Stabilized Rhodium Carbenoid C-H Insertion of N-Aziridinylimines Mahoney S.J., *$Fillion E.
18:00 End of Session


Supramolecular Materials (joint with MT2)

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman; A. Schmitzer
Chair(s) - John Sherman; Normand Voyer

14:40 See MT2.

18:00 End of Session


General Session

Organizer(s) - G. Peslherbe; P. Wiseman
Chair(s) - Matthew Paige

14:40 02349 Proton Transfer Reactions in Highly Charged Nanodroplets *$Consta S.C.
15:00 02350 Computational Studies Towards Understanding Morphology Controlled Copper Nanoparticle Synthesis *Daff T.D., de Leeuw N.H.
15:20 02351 Structures of Pb2+-Uracil Complexes by IRMPD Spectroscopy in the N-H/O-H Stretching Region Ali O.Y., *Fridgen T.D.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02352 Complex Kinetics Induced by Bromine Removal in Bromate-Based Chemical Reactions Li J., *Wang J
16:20 02353 Free Radicals in "Green Solvents" *$Ghandi K.
16:40 02354 The Role of Gas-phase Decomposition Chemistry on Alloying of a Hot Tungsten Filament Using Silacyclobutane Molecules Tong L., Eustergerling B.D., Badran I., Tkalych A.J., *$Shi Y.J.
17:00 02355 Photophysical and Spectroscopic Studies of ZnTPP in a Room Temperature Ionic Liquid Szmytkowski J., Bond T., Paige M.F., Scott R.W.J., Steer R.P.
17:20 02356 Optoelectronic Control In Digital Lab-on-a-chip Systems *Nichols J., Collier C.M., $Wiltshire M., Born B., Landry E.L., Ahmadi A., Holzman J.F.
17:40 02357 Coupling Between Quantum Dot and Quantum Shell in CdSe/ZnS/CdSe Heteronanocrystals Dias E.A., $Kambhampati P.
18:00 End of Session


Electronic Structure Theory: Addressing Existing Challenges and Adding New Ones

Organizer(s) - M. Ernzerhof
Chair(s) - Paul Ayers

14:40 02358 Two Channel Conduction Through Polyacenes via the Source-Sink Potential Hamiltonian *$Dumont R.S.
15:20 02359 Non-local Uniform Electron Gas based Functionals for Real Systems *$Cuevas-Saavedra R., Ayers P.W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02333 Challenges for Density-Functional Theory *$Johnson E.R.
16:40 02361 Accurate van der Waals Coefficients From Density Functional Theory *Ruzsinszky A.
17:20 02360 The Assessment of a Nonempirical DFT Functional for van der Waals Complexes at Nonequilibrium Geometries Arabi A.A., Becke A.D.
17:40 02363 Towards Quantum Chemical NMR Chemical Shifts of Proteins Frank A., Onila I., Möller H.M., *$Exner T.E.
18:00 End of Session


Ultrafast Phenomena

Organizer(s) - P. Kambhampati; B. Siwick
Chair(s) - Bradley Siwick

14:40 Kevin Kubarych

15:20 02364 Mechanism of Charge Generation by Photoexcitation of Semicrystalline Semiconductor Polymers Paquin F., Latini G., Sakowicz M., Karesenti P.-L., Stinglin N., *$Silva C.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 02365 Making the "Molecular Movie": First Frames...Coming Features Miller R.J.D.
16:40 02366 Time-Resolved Imaging of Purely Valence Electron Dynamics During a Chemical Reaction Hockett P., Clarkin O.J., Stolow A.
17:20 02367 Countering Decoherence in the Quantum Control of Molecular Processes Brumer P.
18:00 End of Session

Top of Conference Schedule

Send Comments to program@csc2011.ca

Bold text denotes the presenting author.   If present, * denotes the corresponding author and $ denotes the principal investigator.

These pages were created by Tartarus 2.7.15 (© O`Zone Software) on Monday, July 25, 2011.