95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

Tuesday AM

AN2TELUS 108,109

Electrochemistry with Chemically Modified Surfaces and Non-traditional Techniques (joint with PT)

Organizer(s) - Z. Ding, D Bizzotto, I. Burgess
Chair(s) - I. Burgess, Z. Ding

08:00 01119 In-Situ Imaging of Electrochemically Controlled Liposome Incorporation into a Lipid-like Layer Musgrove A., Bizzotto D.
08:20 01120 Characterization of Mixed-alkylthiol Monolayers using Lateral Force Microscopy (LFM) and Electron Backscattered Diffraction (EBSD) *Shepherd J.L., Smith S.R., Palangio R.
08:40 01121 Measurement of the Potential of Zero Charge of 1-Thio-b-D-glucose Modified Au(111) Surface in Different Solutions Su Z.F., Leitch J., *Lipkowski J.
09:00 01122 Mixed thiol and Diazonium Derived Films on Gold Electrodes *$McDermott M.T., Reid M., Shewchuck D.
09:20 01123 Determining the Structure, Conformation and Orientation of SDS Films Adsorbed at the Au(111) Electrode Interface using Quantitative SNIFITIR Spectroscopy Leitch J.J., Collins J., Friedrich A.K., Stimming U., Dutcher J.R., $Lipkowski J.
09:40 01124 Monitoring the Movement of Desorbed Thiol Self-assembled Monolayers using Fluorescence Casanova-Moreno J.R., *$Bizzotto D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01125 Superefficient Electron Transfer through 310-Helical Peptides Maran F.
11:00 01126 Electrochemical and Structural Heterogeneity of Ferrocenylalkanethiol Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold Revisited Tian H., *$Yu H.-Z., Shao H.
11:20 01127 Study of Charge Transfer Mechanism in Molecular Electronic Junctions based on Si(111) / Aromatic Molecular Layer and Cu Top Contact Mahmoud A.M., *$McCreery R.L.
11:40 01128 Ion Transport in Modified Polypyrrole Films Albetar A.R., Pickup P.G.
12:00 01129 Orbital Control of Electron Tunneling in Molecular Electronic Junctions *$McCreery R.L., Bergren A.J., Nagy S., Yan H., Zelyak A., Stoyanov S., Gusarov S., Kovalenko A.
12:20 End of Session


Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry (joint with BM)

Organizer(s) - D. Schriemer, L. Li
Chair(s) - D. Schriemer, L. Li

08:00 01130 A Novel Proteomics Approach to Dissect the Interplay Between Protein SUMOylation and Ubiquitinylation in Human Cells *$Thibault P., Lamoliatte F., Bonneil E., Durette C., Caron D., Caron-Lizotte O.
08:40 01131 Glycoproteomics Strategies for Biomarker Discovery *Sun B., Keller A., Ma L., Utleg A., Hu Z., Alexander V., $Hood L.
09:00 01132 Development of Microfluidic Technologies for Proteomics *$Figeys D., Chen R., Chiang C.K., Clabecq S., Boutin A., Hoa X.D., Veres T.
09:20 01133 Multiple Electrosprays Generated From Microstructured Fibres For Enhanced Spray Current, Sensitivity and Robustness Gibson G.T.T., Fu Y., Wright R., Mats L., Mei N., *$Oleschuk R.D.
09:40 01134 Behind the GELFrEE Platform: Solution Based Strategies to Intact Proteome Fractionation *$Doucette A.A., Vieira D.B., Orton D., Wall M.J., Crowell A., Liu F.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01135 Fast Protein Identification and Information-dependent LC-MS/MS Acquisition with Exclusion Lists Generated on-the-fly: Application of GPU Technology in Proteomics *$Krokhin O.V., McQueen P., Spicer V.
10:40 01136 A Novel Microfluidic Method to Trimethylate Peptide N-termini for Enhanced Quantitative MS Analyses Wasslen K., Manthorpe J., *$Smith J.C.
11:00 01137 A Fully Automated Workflow for Glycopeptide Analysis Saba J., Viner R.
11:20 01138 Comprehensive Analysis of the Central Carbon Metabolism Metabolites by LC-MS and LC-MS/MS Borchers C.H.
12:00 01139 A Workflow for GC-MS Metabolomics in Biomarker Discovery Weljie A.M., McConnell Y.J., Bathe O.F., Wen J.
12:20 End of Session



Organizer(s) - M. McDermott, J.F. Masson
Chair(s) - J.-F. Masson, M.T. McDermott

08:00 01140 Hydrogel and DNA Aptamer Based Visual Biosensors for Heavy Metal and Metabolite Detection *$Liu J., Dave N., Helwa Y., Joseph K.
08:20 01141 Electrochemical Detection of Phosphorylated Tau Protein: Alzheimer's Disease Biomarker Martic S., Rains M.K., Freeman D., *$Kraatz H.B.
08:40 01142 Electrochemical Studies of Bovine Serum Albumin Adsorption at a Platinum Electrode Over Time Everist M.A., *$Andreas H.A.
09:00 01143 Electrochemical Biosensor Based on Functionalized Carbon Buckypaper Chatterjee S., Ahmadalinezhad A., *$Chen A.
09:20 01144 Highly Sensitive and Selective Glutamate Microbiosensor Based on Cast Polyurethane/AC-Electrophoresis Deposited Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes and then Glutamate Oxidase/electrosynthesized Polypyrrole/Pt Electrode *$Ammam M., Fransaer J.
09:40 01145 Printing and Coating of Bioactive Inks and Suspensions on Paper Substrates Zhang Y., Guerrero M.P., *$Rochefort D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01146 Gold Nanoparticles, Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering, and Ultrasensitive Immunodiagnostics *$Porter M.D.
11:00 01147 Plasmon Enhanced Fluorescence and Scattering: SHINEF and SHINERS *$Aroca R.F., Mohan H., Zhang Y., Guerrero A.
11:20 01148 Monitoring the Concentration of Methotrexate in Clinical Serum Sample of Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy Zhao S.S., Pelletier J.N., *Masson J.F.
11:40 01149 Plasmonic Biosensors for Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment *$Brolo A.G., Valsecchi C., Hong K.Y., Gordon R., Sinton D., Escobedo C.
12:20 End of Session


Biophysical Chemistry (joint with PT)

Organizer(s) - M. Khajepoor, E. Prenner
Chair(s) - B. Mark, M. Khajehpour

08:00 01150 Pre-Steady-State Kinetic Analysis of Pseudouridine Synthases Reveals Slow Catalysis and Details of RNA Binding Keffer-Wilkes L.C., Kamalampeta R., *$Kothe U.
08:20 01151 Learning About Histone Code Recognition, and Generating New Chemical Tools for Histone Code Analysis *$Hof F., Daze K.D., Pinter T., Ma M.C.F., Pineux F., Whiting A.L., Dubicki K.
08:40 01152 Mechanisms of Horseradish Peroxidase and a-Chymotrypsin *$Dunford H.B.
09:00 01153 Irreversible Inhibitors of Lymphoid Tyrosine Phosphatase Ahmed V.F., Barrios A.M.
09:20 01154 Inhibition of Dihydrodipicolinate Synthase by Targeting its Allosteric Site: Toward Development of New Antimicrobials Skovpen Y.V., *Palmer D.R.J.
09:40 01155 Efforts Towards Inhibitiors of Atg4B Nguyen T.G., $Young R.N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01156 High Resolution Structures of Lipid-Driven Molecular Complexes *$Privé G.G., Ghanei H., Popovic K.
11:00 01157 Oxidative Labeling and Hydrogen/Deuterium Exchange Mass Spectrometry As Complementary Tools for Probing Membrane Protein Structure and Function *$Konermann L., Pan Y.
11:20 01158 Storage and Delivery Function of Coiled-Coil Domains *$Stetefeld J.
11:40 01159 New Insights into the Link Between b-Lactam Antibiotic Resistance and Bacterial Cell Wall Recycling *$Mark B.L., Bacik J.-P., Khajehpour M., Tavassoli M., Vocadlo D.J., Whitworth G.E.
12:00 01160 Probing Sequence-dependent Mechanics of Collagen Shayegan M., Wieczorek A., Rezaei N., Chan C.K.Y., *$Forde N.R.
12:20 End of Session


Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry (joint with AN4)

08:00 See AN4.

12:20 End of Session

BMMacleod E2

Metal Ions in Biology (joint with IN7)

08:00 See IN7.

12:20 End of Session


Multiscale Bio/Physical/Chemical Modelling

08:00 See PT3.

12:20 End of Session


Teaching Introductory Chemistry

Organizer(s) - V. Mozol
Chair(s) - V. Mozol, J. LeFebvre

08:00 01161 Toward More Learner-favoured Introductory Chemistry: Strategies to Overcome the Activation Barrier Mahaffy P.G.
09:00 01162 What Effects do Electronic Resources have on Students' Performance? *$Burk R.C.
09:20 01163 Team-Based Learning in the First Year Chemistry Classroom *$Addison C.J.
09:40 01164 Promoting Inquiry in First-Year Chemistry *$Loppnow G.R.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01165 Laboratory Tutorials as a Way to Supplement Learning in General Chemistry Venkateswaran R.
10:40 01166 Enhancing Student Understanding and Learning in a Large First Year Chemistry Structure and Bonding Course Mozol V.J., Reid L., Sexton J., Cannon S.
11:00 Panel Discussion

12:00 End of Session

EN2Macleod A2,3

Fire and Ice: Atmospheric Chemistry from Biomass Burning to Ice Aerosols (joint with PT)

Organizer(s) - A. Bertram, H.D. Osthoff
Chair(s) - D.J. Donaldson, R. Signorell

08:00 01167 Microphysical Properties of Hydrocarbon Aerosols Relevant to Titan's Clouds Knox K.J., Lang E.K., $Signorell R.
08:20 01168 Phase Behavior of Propane and Pentane Aerosol Particles with Application to Titan Lang E.K., Knox K.J., *$Signorell R.
08:40 01169 Predicting the Infrared Band Profiles for CO2 Cloud Particles on Mars Isenor M., Preston T.C., Escribano R., $Signorell R.
09:00 01170 Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation from Benzene/p-Xylene Mixtures Schnitzler E.G., Parsons M.T., McDonald K.M., *Jaeger W.
09:20 01171 Heterogeneous Nucleation in the Low Barrier Regime Scheifele B., Saika-Voivod I., Bowles R.K., *Poole P.H.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01172 Quantifying Sources of Inorganic and Organic Atmospheric Ice Nuclei *DeMott P.J., Prenni A.J., McMeeking G.R., Sullivan R.C., Tobo Y., Hill T.C., Franc G.D., Garcia E., McCluskey C., Sullivan A.P., Prather K.A., Collins D., Cuadra-Rodriguez L., Huffman J.A., Pöschl U., Ault A.P., Grassian V., Kreidenweis S.M.
11:00 01173 Ice Nucleation Initiated by Amorphous Solid Secondary Organic Aerosol and Anthropogenic Organic Dominated Particles *$Knopf D.A., Wang B., Moffet R.C., Lambe A.T., Massoli P., Gilles M.K., Laskin A., Roedel T., Tivanski A.V., Onasch T.B., Davidovits P., Worsnop D.R.
11:40 01174 Heterogeneous Ice Nucleation: What can be Learned from Computer Simulations *$Patey G.N., Yan J.Y.
12:20 End of Session

EN4Macleod A4

Metals in the Environment

Organizer(s) - C. Le, L. Evans, P. Hunstman-Mapila, F. Wang
Chair(s) - P. Huntsman-Mapila, X. Li

08:20 01175 Highly Sensitive Assays for Detection of DNA Modifications *$Wang H., Wang Z., Liu S.
09:00 01176 Effect of Arsenic on the Formation of Benzo[a]pyrene-Induced DNA Adducts Guhtrie J.W., Lee J, Weinfeld M, Le X.C
09:40 01177 Removal of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions by Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Modified with 8-Hydroxyquinoline *$Abdel Salam M., Kosa S., Ghalia Al-Zhrania G. WITHDRAWN
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01178 Mining for a Biomonitor: Periphyton as an Indicator of Exposure to Metals Leaching from Abandoned Tailings *$Fortin C., Lavoie I., Lavoie M.
11:00 01179 Developing Proton Dissociation and Metal Complexation Constants to Describe the Adsorption of Cadmium, Copper, and Nickel to the Surface of Wheat Roots Boyle D.J., Evans L.J., Hale B.A.
11:20 01180 The Effect of Copper on the Development of Antibiotic Resistance Genes within a Sediment Microbial Community Bartel C.N., Cardinal P., Carlson J.C., Low J.E., Knapp C.W., Hanson M.L., Wong C.S.
11:40 01181 Preconcentration and Analytical Separation of Silver (Ag+1), Copper (Cu+2) And Zinc (Zn+2) Ions Using Supported Liquid Membrane Technology $Ashraf M.W.
12:00 01182 Thermodynamics of Dimethylarsinic Acid Adsorption/Desorption to/from Hydrated Iron-(Oxyhydr)oxide Clusters: DFT Calculations Adamescu A., Al-Abadleh H.A., Hamilton I.P.
12:20 End of Session

IC2Macleod A1

Innovation in Industrial Chemistry and Technology

Organizer(s) - L. May
Chair(s) - M. Hopkins

08:00 01183 Case Studies in Green Chemistry Innovation Leger L., Szarka M., *Pasternak A.
08:40 01184 From Flask to Field: The Challenges of Chemical Development for the Oilfield Lawrence S.C., Day K.D., Friesen D.M.
09:20 01185 Asphaltene Deposit Characterization and its Importance in Flow Assurance Akbarzadeh K., Kharrat A., Zacharia J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01186 Microencapsulation of Single Particles *$Chopra N.

Clara Benson Award lecture:

11:00 01187 The Industrial R&D Approach to Design and Development of Engineered Nanopigments and Nanostructured Gels for Commercial Applications *Carlini R.
11:40 01188 Switchable Water: Reversible Ionic Strength Modification Permitting Multiple Applications Clark T.J., Mariampillai B.E., Robert T., Mercer S.M., Jessop P.G.
12:20 End of Session

IN5Macleod E3

Main Group Chemistry

Organizer(s) - E. Rivard
Chair(s) - J. Masuda

08:00 01189 Coordination Chemistry Approaches to Non-metal Element-Element Bond Formation *$Burford N., Chitnis S.S., MacDonald E.
08:40 01190 Tamed Silicon Cation: Characterization and Catalysis *Oestreich M., Müther K., Schmidt R.K., Klare H.F.T.
09:00 01191 Iron-Catalysed Dehydrocoupling/Dehydrogenation of Amine-Borane Adducts: Formation of Boron-Nitrogen Oligomers and Polymers Vance J.R., Robertson A.P.M., Lee K., *Manners I.
09:20 01192 Formation of Hybrid Hexahalidotellurate Anions. Structural, Spectroscopic, and Computational Identification of cis-isomers of [TeBr2Cl4]2- and [TeCl2Br4]2- Narhi S.M., Kutuniva J., Lahtinen M.K., Tuononen H.M., Oilunkaniemi R., *$Laitinen R.S.
09:40 01193 Structural Diversity and Reactivity of Phosphine-stabilized Antimony Cations *Chitnis S.S., $Burford N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01194 Lewis Acidic Properties of Heavy Group 15 and 16 Elements Toward Transition Metals Lin T.-P., Ke I.-S., Wade C.R., *$Gabbai F.P.
11:00 01195 Germanium and Mixed Germanium/Tin Oligomers $Weinert S., Roewe K., Schrick E., *Schrick A.
11:20 01196 An Approach towards Asymmetrically Bridged [1.1]Ferrocenophane Bagh B., Breit N.C., Dey S., Gilroy J.B., Harms K., Schatte G., $Müller J.
11:40 01197 Borane-Appended Late Transition Metal Complexes *$Emslie D.J.H., Cowie B.E., Kolpin K.B., Parker K.D., Oakley S.R.
12:00 01198 Modifying the Properties of N-heterocyclic Carbenes by the Incorporation of Phosphorus and Sulfur Functionalities Borau Garcia J., Forster T.D., Hiranandani R., Palakodeti S.R., Mahrok A., Tuononen H.M., *$Roesler R.
12:20 End of Session

IN6Macleod E4

Solar Fuels (joint with MT)

Organizer(s) - C. Berlinguette, G. Hanan
Chair(s) - F.N. Castellano, L. Spiccia

08:00 01199 Bioinspired Manganese Water Oxidation Catalysis Spiccia L.
08:40 01200 Fast and Robust Molecular Water Oxidation Catalysts *Bernhard S., Lalrempuia R., Woods J.A., Petronilho A., McDaniel N.D., $Albrecht M.
09:00 01201 Cobalt Platforms for Investigating Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer and Catalytic Water Oxidation Wasylenko D.J., Palmer R.D., *$Berlinguette C.P.
09:20 01202 A Supramolecular Approach to Artificial Photosynthesis Campagna S., Puntoriero F., Nastasi F., La Ganga G.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01203 Chemical, Electrochemical and Photochemical Water Oxidation by Highly Efficient Molecular Catalysts and Mechanisms for O-O Bond Formation *$Sun L., Fei L., Privalov T., Duan L., Tong L., Xu Y. WITHDRAWN
11:00 01204 Water Oxidation Mechanism with Ruthenium Complexes: Direct Pathway via Ru(IV) Oxo Species Polyansky D.E., Muckerman J.T., Badiei Y., Haberdar R., Zong R., Thummel R.P., *$Fujita E.
11:20 01205 PCET in Ground and Excited States *$Meyer T.J., Gagliardi C.J., Stewart D., Binstead R.A., Murphy C.F., Murphy G.S., Song N., Thorp H.H.
11:40 01206 Photo-assisted Catalyst Growth and Water Splitting at the Metal Oxide/Molecule Interface Castellano F.N.
12:00 01207 Mechanistic Aspects of Catalytic Water Oxidation *Privalov T.
12:20 End of Session

IN7Macleod E2

Metal Ions in Biology (joint with BM)

Organizer(s) - F. Jalilehvand, J. Gailer
Chair(s) - F. Jalilehvand, P. Kennepohl

08:00 01208 X-Ray Spectroscopic Studies of Biological Dinitrogen Reduction *DeBeer S.
08:40 01209 Contribution of Electrostatics to Cobalt-Carbon Bond Homolysis in Adenosylcoblamain-dependent Enzymes Makins C., Mariani C., *$Wolthers K.R.
09:00 01210 X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Mo and W Enzymes Pushie M.J., Cotelasage J., *$George G.N.
09:20 01211 Tag Team: PhnY and PhnZ Comprise a New Enzyme Mechanism for Oxidative Cleavage of a Carbon Phosphorous Bond McSorley F.R., Wyatt P.B., Martinez A., DeLong E.F., *$Zechel D.L., Hove-Jensen B.
09:40 01212 Activation of the Nickel-responsive Transcription Factor NikR *$Zamble D.B., Li Y., Wang S.C., Krecisz S., Jones M., Ademi I.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01213 Chloroquine and Mefloquine Ferrocenyl Conjugates for the Treatment of Malaria *$Orvig C., Salas P.F., Herrmann C., Cawthray J., Adam M.J.
10:40 01214 The Metal-Requirement of Anthrax Lethal Factor: A Bioinorganic Perspective $Siemann S.
11:00 01215 Linking Synchrotron X-ray Fluorescence and Clinical Imaging to Detect and Quantify Brain Iron in Stroke *$Nichol H., Zheng W., Haacke E.M.
11:20 01216 Facile Me2As-Thiol Transfer and Lability: Consequences to Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Drug Therapy Gu Y., $Bohle D.S.
11:40 01217 Chronic Toxicity of AsIII in Humans: the Role of (GS)2AsSe- *Gailer J., George G.N., Pickering IJ.
12:00 01218 Understanding Chemical Interactions Between Heavy Metals (Hg, Pb, Bi) and Amino Acids *$Burford N., Saunders C.D.L., Phillips H.A.
12:20 End of Session

IN8Glen 201


Organizer(s) - R. Roesler
Chair(s) - L. Rosenberg

08:00 01219 Structure and Reactivity of Bio-Inspired Metal-Arylnitroso Complexes *$Ottenwaelder X.
08:20 01220 Cheating Death in Ru-Catalyzed Olefin Metathesis: Direct Studies of Ru-methylidene Species Lummiss J., $Fogg D.E.
08:40 01221 Further Insights on N,N'-Disubstituted Hydroxyamidines and Their Metallic Complexes Cibian M., Langis-Barsetti S., Bisiaux L., Long Nguyen P., *$Hanan G.S.
09:00 01222 Mechanistic Insights into [2+2]-Cycloadditions at a Ruthenium-Phosphorus p-Bond Morrow K., Pantazis D., McDonald R., $Rosenberg L.
09:20 01223 Chemistry of Nindigo Coordination Complexes $Nawn G., *Hicks R.G.
09:40 01224 Tuning "Umbrella" Ligands to offer Different Shades of Protection to Group IV Metal Complexes. Lummis P.A., Al-Rafia S.M.I., Liew S.K., Miedema L.J., McDonald R., Ferguson M.J., *$Rivard E.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01225 Reactivity of Cr(III) l-Oxo Complexes: Catalyst Regeneration and Atom Transfer Processes MacLeod K.C., *$Smith K.M.
10:40 01226 Synthesis and Reactivity Differences of Bridged and Non-Bridged Dinuclear Pt/Mn Complexes with Thiiranes and Thietanes Zamora M.T., Oda K., Zhao S., Komine N., Hirano M., *$Komiya S.
11:00 01227 Reactivity of CO2 With Scandium b-Diketiminate and Anilido-Pyridylquinoline Alkyl Complexes $Piers W.E., LeBlanc F.A., Berkefeld A., Parvez M.
11:20 01228 Coordination Chemistry and CO2 Activation by Copper Complexes Supported by Amidine and Phosphamidine Ligands *Huynh K., Dalgliesh L., Wang R., $Jessop P.
11:40 01229 Water Solube and Stable Sulfonated N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes Hiranandani R.R., Forster T.D., Mahrok A.K, Mensik N., $Roesler R., Enright G.
12:00 01230 Pd(g3-1-Ph-C3H4)(g5-C5H5), a Preferred Precatalyst for Cross-Coupling Reactions Catalyzed by Bis-phosphine Palladium(0) Compounds Fraser A.W., $Baird M.C.
12:20 End of Session

INMacleod D

Molecular Design of Optical, Photonic and Electronic Materials (joint with MT2)

08:00 See MT2.

12:20 End of Session

MS2Glen 203

Chemistry and Applications of Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and Other Nanostructures (joint with MT)

Organizer(s) - A. Adronov, R. Martel, B. Simard
Chair(s) - B. Simard

08:20 01231 Thin Films of Blended Block Copolymers: Periodicity, Defects, and Polydispersity Murphy J.N., Zhang X., Wu N.L.Y., Harris K.D., *$Buriak J.M.
08:40 01232 Photoinduced Carbene Coupling of Redox Active Catalysts to Carbonaceous Materials Hesari M., Gobbo P., *$Workentin M.S.
09:00 01233 Enhancing Adsorbate Induced Charge Doping in Graphene Field Effect Transistors by Non-Covalent Functionalization *$Szkopek T., Sabri S., Guillemette J., Guermoune A., Siaj M.
09:40 01234 Synergy of Multi-walled Nanotubes, Metal Nanowires and Nanoclays in Hybrid Polymer Blends for Electromagnetic Interference Shielding applications Gelves G.A., Arjmand M.H., *$Sundararaj U.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01235 Graphene and N-doped Graphene Growth as Nanostructured Materials for Chemical Sensing *$Siaj M., Guermoune A., Popescu F., Sabri S.S., Szkopek T.
11:00 01236 Carbon/SnO2 Core/Shell Electrospun Nanofibers for the Anode of Lithium Ion Batteries *Li X., Kong J., Wong S.Y., Liu Z.L., Lu X.
11:20 01237 Graphene Nanocomposites for Flexible Conductive and Anti-Corrosion Applications Dennis R.V., *Lee V., $Banerjee S.
11:40 01238 Investigation of a Urethane-Based "Molecular Accordion" Copolymer in Aqueous Solution *$Wilson L.D., Karoyo A.H.
12:00 01239 Probing the Surfactant Carbon Nanotube Interaction for the Preparation of Nanocomposite Zhong W.H., *$Claverie J.P.
12:20 End of Session

MS3Glen 202

Responsive Polymer Materials (joint with MT)

Organizer(s) - M. Serpe, C. Barrett
Chair(s) - C. Barrett, M.J. Serpe, Y. Kang

Macromolecular Science and Engineering Award lecture:

08:00 01240 Poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline) and Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide), Two Responsive Polymers So Similar...Yet So Different ! *$Winnik F.M.
08:40 01241 Liquid-Crystalline Polymer Holograms for High-Density Optical Storage and Photomechanical Analysis Shishido A.
09:20 01242 Dynamers - Dynamic Conjugated Polymers Capable of Constitutional Component Exchange Barik S., Tran C., *$Skene W.
09:40 01243 The Effect of Solution Deposition Conditions on the Sensitivity of Poly (N-Isopropylacrylamide) Microgel-Based Etalons to Solution pH Changes $Hu L., *Serpe M.J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01244 Photoinduced Surface Patterning in Azo-Polymers: Towards Redox-Activity and Supramolecular Control Priimagi A.
11:00 01245 New Chromophore-Containing Polymers for Light Harvesting Energy Materials *$Barrett C.J., Mahimwalla Z., Goulet-Hanssens A., Singleton T., Belliveau J., Gu Y., Bushuyev A.
11:40 01246 Thermochromic Polymeric Films *$Iftime G.
12:00 01247 Influence of Au Overlayer Thickness on the Optical Properties of Poly (N-Isopropylacrylamide) Microgel-Based Etalons Lu Z., *Serpe M.J.
12:20 End of Session

MT2Macleod D

Molecular Design of Optical, Photonic and Electronic Materials (joint with IN)

Organizer(s) - E. Zysman-Colman, D.F. Perepichka, C. Berlinguette
Chair(s) - P. Bomben, D. Perepichka

08:00 01248 Near-Infrared Light-Responsive Block Copolymer Micelles Zhao Y.
08:20 01249 Synthesis and Characterization of Luminescent Polymer Nanoparticles *$Ritcey A.M., Desbiens J.
08:40 01250 Donor-Donor Block Copolymers for Ternary Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells Kozycz L.M., Gao D., *$Seferos D.S.
09:00 01251 Mechanically Robust Spray Coated Polymeric Transparent Electrodes *Worfolk B.J., Tait J.G., Maloney S.A., Harris K.D., $Buriak J.M.
09:20 01252 Nonvolatile Memory based on Dynamic Doping of Organic Semiconductor: Direct Spectroscopic Evidence of Resistance Switching *Shoute L., Kumar R., Pillai R., $McCreery R.
09:40 01253 Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Conjugated Polymers: From Synthesis to Applications *$Adronov A., Imin P., Pang X., Rice N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01254 Putting Bio into Electronics - Synthesis and Properties of Phosphole-Lipids Ren Y., *$Baumgartner T.
10:40 01255 Tuning the Conical Intersection in Retinal Photoisomerisation: Towards Protein-like Dynamics in Solution *$Fletcher S.P., Sovdat T., Kukura P.
11:00 01256 A Mott Insulator to Metal Transition in a Semiquinone-bridged Bisdithiazolyl Radical Mailman A., Yu X., Winter S.M., Tse J.S., Secco R.A., Dube P.A., *$Oakley R.T.
11:20 01257 Open-Shell Organic Electronic Materials Yan B., Dooley B.M., Cramen J., Fidan I., Zsombor M., *$Frank N.L.
11:40 01258 Synthetic Approaches to and Reactions of Benzodehydrotropylium-Co2(CO)6 Ion Mehdi M., *$Green J.R.
12:00 01259 Transport Orbital Alignment Mechanism in Molecular Junctions in the Strong Coupling Limit Zelyak O., Stoyanov S.R., Gusarov S., Kovalenko A., Bergren A.J., McCreery R.L.
12:20 End of Session

MT5Glen 206


Organizer(s) - G. Shimizu
Chair(s) - G. Shimizu

08:00 01260 Determination of the Charge Capacity of LiFePO4 by a Redox Mediator Technique $Trinh N.D., *Schougaard S.B., Liang G., Gauthier M.
08:20 01261 Electrochemical Stability of a Carbonate Ester Electrolyte Containing Alkoxyboroxine *Tanaka Y.
09:00 01262 Solid-State Protonics in Nano-Materials Kitagawa H.
09:40 01263 Probing Molecular Self-assembly in Metal-Organic Framework Materials: A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study Biswal D., $Kusalik P.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01264 Synthesis, Structure, and Luminescent Properties of Oligothiophene-Containing Metal-Organic Frameworks Earl L.D., Patrick B.O., $Wolf M.O.
10:40 01265 Networking the Molecular Cages and Capsules *Fujita M.
11:20 01266 Molecularly Imprinted Mesoporous Organosilicas: Studies in Material Composition and Morphology Lofgreen J.E., *$Ozin G.A.
11:40 01267 Enantioselective Catalysis with Chiral PMO Materials Seki T., McEleney K., $Crudden C.M.
12:00 01268 Equilibrium Adsorption Studies of Water and Ethanol Mixtures Using Polymeric Nanosponge Materials *$Wilson L.D., Dreaver N.L., Cline A.L., Niu C.H.
12:20 End of Session

MTGlen 209

Chemical Nanopatterning of Surfaces: Fundamentals and Applications (joint with SS2)

08:00 See SS2.

12:20 End of Session

MTGlen 203

Chemistry and Applications of Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and Other Nanostructures (joint with MS2)

08:40 See MS2.

12:20 End of Session

MTGlen 202

Responsive Polymer Materials (joint with MS3)

08:00 See MS3.

12:20 End of Session

MTMacleod E4

Solar Fuels (joint with IN6)

08:00 See IN6.

12:20 End of Session

OR3Macleod C

Symposium in Honour of Edward Piers

Organizer(s) - V. Snieckus
Chair(s) - V. Snieckus

08:10 Introductory Remarks

08:20 01269 The Discovery and Development of Phosphodiesterase-4 Inhibitors Friesen R.W.
09:00 01270 The Synthesis of Gigasol: A Natural Product Isolated from Angelica gigas that is Used in Korean Folk Medicine Gorobets E., *$Keay B.A.
09:40 01271 Synthetic Studies on Marine Polypropionates Becerril-Jiménez F., Zahedi M. M., Ward D.E.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01272 Development of Practicle Syntheses for the Preparation of Novel Drug Targets Morton H.E.
11:00 01273 Palladium-Catalyzed Reactions Proceeding via b-Carboelimination of Tertiary Alcohols *$Orellana A., Rosa D., Chtchemelinine A., Nikolaev A., Schweinitz A.
11:20 01274 Reactivity of Oxa- and Azarhodacyclobutanes: On the Road to Novel Catalytic Transformations Dauth A., *$Love J.A.
11:40 01275 Greening Up Cross-Couplings Catalyzed by Copper & Palladium Using Tin and Related Organometallics *Lipshutz B.
12:20 End of Session

OR4Macleod B

Advances in Synthetic Methods

Organizer(s) - T. Back
Chair(s) - T. Back

08:10 Introductory Remarks

08:20 01276 Catalytic Nucleophilic Additions of Terminal Alkynes in Water *$Li C.-J.
09:00 01277 New Approaches to Aromatic Heterocycles using Heterogeneous Solvent-free Strategies *$Magolan J.
09:20 01278 Development of New Heterocyclic Systems via Geminal Acylation of Amino Acid-Based Oxazolidines Moulins J.R., $Burnell D.J.
09:40 01279 Carbon-Based Leaving Group Substitutions at sp3-Hybridized Benzylic Carbon Centers Mahoney S.J., Lou T., Bondarenko G., *$Fillion E.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01280 Ring Contractions of N-Activated Lactams *$Spino C., Lessard J., Pichette S., Aubert-Nicol S., Winter D., Drouin A.
11:00 01281 Fluorine Transfer to Alkyl Radicals Rueda-Becerril M., Chatalova Sazepin C., Leung J.C.T., Okbinoglu T., Kennepohl P., Paquin J.-F., *$Sammis G.M.
11:20 01282 The Cyclization Chemistry Of Benzyl Alkynyl Sulfones *$Schwan A.L., Hossain M.S., Ho L.
11:40 01283 The Reactivity of Cyclopropane Hemi-malonates Emmett M.R., $Kerr M.A.
12:00 01284 Hydrogenative C-C Bond Formation for Syntheses of Homopropargylic Alcohols Geary L.M., $Krische M.J.
12:20 End of Session

OR8Macleod E1


Organizer(s) - T. Sutherland
Chair(s) - C. Smith

08:00 01285 Cobalt- and Nickel-Catalyzed Ester Hydrogenation. Dealklyation by Hydrogenolytic sp3 C-O Bond Activation Yu S., *$Stryker J.M.
08:20 01286 Boronic Acid Catalysis as a Mild and Versatile Strategy for Direct Carbo- and Hetero- Cyclizations of Free Allylic Alcohols Zheng H., Ghanbari S., Nakamura S., *$Hall D.G.
08:40 01287 From a-Boryl Aldehydes: An Adventure in the Reactivity of Amphoteric Molecules He Z., *$Yudin A. K.
09:00 01288 Towards a Formal Synthesis of Triptolide via a Gold-Catalyzed Cyclization Cascade Schwantje T., $Barriault L.
09:20 01289 Silyl Enol Ethers as Key Substrates in the Synthesis of 3-fluorofurans via Gold-Catalyzed 5-endo-dig Cycloisomerization *$Dembinski R., Li Y.
09:40 01290 Preparation of b-Boronyl-b-Aryl Enoates and their Subsequent Copper-Catalyzed Asymmetric Conjugate Reduction to Produce Chiral Secondary Alkylboronates Ding J., Lee J.C.H., *$Hall D.G.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01291 Catalytic Enantioselective Allylboration of Propargylic Aldehydes Bhakta U., Graham E., *$Hall D.G.
10:40 01292 The Total Synthesis of Muamvatin Zahedi M.M., $Ward D.E.
11:00 01293 Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of (-)-Amphidinolide K Campbell N.E., $Sammis G.M.
11:20 01294 An Expedient Synthesis of Chiral Polysubstituted 1,4-Oxazepines *Bezanson M., $Moitessier N.
11:40 01295 Stereoselective Synthesis of Brevianamide E Zhao L., May J., Huang J., *$Perrin D.
12:00 01296 Tetrasubstituted Porphyrins Synthesized by Mechanochemistry $Hamilton T.D., Mackin P.
12:20 End of Session

ORMacleod D

Molecular Design of Optical, Photonic and Electronic Materials

08:00 Joint with MT and IN - See MT2.

12:20 End of Session

PT1Glen 205

Theoretical Approach to Molecular Spectroscopy

Organizer(s) - T. Ziegler
Chair(s) - T. Ziegler, M. Seth

08:00 01297 Geometric and Electronic Structural Contributions to Fe/O2 Reactivity Solomon E.I.
08:40 01298 The Computation of Magnetic Circular Dichroism Spectra from First Principles $Seth M., Zhekova H., Hernandez-Marin E., Ziegler T.
09:20 01299 Non-Coherent Photon Upconversion in Polyatomic Molecules: Organic Solar Photovoltaic Efficiency Improvements Based on Kinetic Spectroscopy Steer R.P.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01300 Constricted Variational Density Functional Theory as a Golden Mean Between Time-dependent Density Functional Theory and DSCF Method Krykunov M., $Ziegler T., Cullen J.
11:00 01301 Constructive and Destructive Interference Between Electronic Transitions: Dips in Absorption Spectra *Reber C.
11:40 01302 Construction of Accurate Vibronic Models and the Simulation of Electronic Spectra Nooijen M., Endicott J., Goel P., Li Y.
12:20 End of Session


Multiscale Bio/Physical/Chemical Modelling

Organizer(s) - D. Salahub, P. Noskov, P. Tieleman
Chair(s) - P.-N. Roy, R. Kapral

08:00 01303 Structure and Function of Self-Assembled Elastomeric Proteins *$Pomès R.
08:40 01304 Atomistic, Coarse-grained, and Statistical Thermodynamic Modeling of "Bicelle" Lipid Mixtures *$Kindt J.T.
09:20 01305 Theoretical Study of Interaction Between Carbon Nanotube and Nucleobases in Water Yamazaki T., Fenniri H.
09:40 01306 Multiscale Modeling of Structure and Dynamical Processes of Multifunctional Gelators *Kobryn A.E., Gusarov S., Liu X., Lyubimova O., Kovalenko A.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01307 Template-directed Protein Misfolding In Silico and in the Cell $Plotkin S.S., Cashman N.R., Das A., Guest W.C.
11:00 01308 Simulation Study of Domains in Lipid Monolayers Baoukina S., Mendez E., $Tieleman D.P.

John C. Polanyi Award Lecture:

11:20 01309 Towards the Multiscale Modeling of Chemical Reactions in Complex Environments from the Hohenberg-Kohn Theorems to Health, Wealth and Happiness Salahub D.R.
12:20 End of Session


Advances in Laser Analytical and Spectroscopic Techniques

Organizer(s) - Y. Shi, N. Ahmadi
Chair(s) - Y. Shi

08:00 01310 Imaging Ultrafast Dynamics in the Molecular Frame Clarkin O., Hockett P., Stolow A.
08:40 01311 Role of Free-Radical and Methylsilene/Dimethylsilylene in the Reaction Chemistry of Dimethylsilane in a Hot-wire Chemical Vapour Deposition Process Toukabri R., *Shi Y.J.
09:00 01312 The Structure of Ionic Liquids/Metal Electrode Interface Probed by Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Yang F., Mei J., Xu M., Yuan Y., *$Yao J., Gu R.
09:40 01313 Fiber Optic Sensors for Strain and Vibration: The Photonic Guitar Pickup Saunders J., Avino S., Barnes J., Gagliardi G., Gu X., Mester J., Nicholaou C., *$Loock H.-P.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01314 Laser Desorption Ionization Mechanisms and Applications for Mass Spectrometry and Spectroscopy *$Lipson R.H., Li J.
11:00 01315 Monitoring the Buried Solid-Liquid Interface using Second Harmonic Generation Spectroscopy $Gibbs-Davis J.M., *Azam M.S., Weeraman C.
11:20 01316 Spectroscopic Demonstration of Ortho-Water Enrichment using a Novel Magnetic Focusing Methodology Turgeon P.A., *Ayotte P., Listitin E., Kravchuk T., Meir Y., Alexandrowicz G.
11:40 01317 Up vs Down: Resolving the Polarity of Bonds on Surfaces with Interferometric Nonlinear Vibrational Spectroscopy Covert P.A., Jena K.C., *$Hore D.K.
12:00 01318 Measurement of Third-Order Nonlinear Optical Properties of Carotenoids for Biological Labels in Nonlinear Optical Microscopy Tokarz D., *Cisek R., Barzda V., $Fekl U.
12:20 End of Session


Biophysical Chemistry (joint with BM2)

08:00 See BM2.

12:20 End of Session

PTTELUS 108,109

Electrochemistry with Chemically Modified Surfaces and Non-traditional Techniques (joint with AN2)

08:00 See AN2.

12:20 End of Session

PTMacleod A2,3

Fire and Ice: Atmospheric Chemistry from Biomass Burning to Ice Aerosols (joint with EN2)

08:00 See EN2.

12:20 End of Session

SS2Glen 209

Chemical Nanopatterning of Surfaces: Fundamentals and Applications (joint with MT)

Organizer(s) - J. Buriak, K. Harris
Chair(s) - K. Harris, J. Buriak

08:00 01319 Simple and Reproducible Method of Preparing Transparent Superhydrophobic Glass Wong J.X.H., Asanuma H., *$Yu H.-Z.
08:20 01320 Charge Transport Across Metal " Organic Monolayer " Semiconductor Diode Junctions $Popoff R.T.W., *Yu H.-Z.
08:40 01321 The Effect of Substituent(s) Position(s) on SAMs of Nitro Aromatic Sulfenyl Chlorides on Au(111) $Muhammad H., Koczkur K.M., Kycia A.H., *Houmam A.
09:00 01322 Interaction of Gold with Novel Sulfur Containing Compounds *$Houmam A., Muhammad H., Koczkur K., Hamed E.M.
09:20 01323 Comparing Surfactant Film Structures at the Liquid-Air and Solid-Air Interfaces: When Does Deposition Affect Morphology? *$Paige M.F., Eftaiha A.F.
09:40 01324 Development of New Compatibilizers for the Coating of Hydrophilic Polymers on Rubber Surfaces McEachran M.J., Bonduelle C.V., Karamdoust S., $Gillies E.R., Ferrari L., Stojcevic G.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01325 Characterization of Polyethylene Glycol Self-Assembled Monolayers: Towards a Nanopatterned Molecular Velcro Marway H., Rutland M. W., *$Cranston E.D.
11:00 01326 Microwave Annealing of Block Copolymers Zhang X., Murphy J.N., Wu N.L.Y., Harris K.D., *$Buriak J.M.
11:20 01327 Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance (LSPR) Enhanced Fluorescence Imaging Yuan J., Berrini P., Wang C., Zou S.
11:40 01328 Pattern Formation during Electropolishing *$Kruse P., Wang Y., Pauric A.D., Zolfaghari A., Daniel-Ivad P., Pantaleo A., Baig S.A., Manikam D., Costa N., Hodgson P.
12:20 End of Session

SSTELUS 108,109

Electrochemistry with Chemically Modified Surfaces and Non-traditional Techniques

08:00 Joint with AN and PT - see AN2.

12:20 End of Session

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