93rd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

Tuesday AM

AN3Room 202 B

Biomaterials and Bioanalysis (joint with BM2)

Organizer(s) - Shana O. Kelley; Kagan Kerman
Chair(s) - K. Kerman; S.O. Kelley

09:20 00986 Optical Interference: Biological Imaging and Label-free Protein Microarrays Unlu M.S.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00987 Studies of Monoclonal Antibodies using MALDI-MS *$Perreault H., Bodnar E., Marron S., Lattova E.
11:00 00988 Native-Like Structures of Membrane Proteins are Preserved in the Gas Phase Wang S.C., Barrera N.P., *$Robinson C.V.
11:20 00989 Matrix-Free Laser Desorption-Ionization Mass Spectrometry Using Silicon GLAD Films *Jemere A.B., Bezuidenhout L.W., Brett M.J., Harrison D.J.
11:40 00990 Detection of E. coli O157:H7 using Gold Nanoparticle Amplification and Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry Li F., Zhao Q., Wang C., Lu X., Li X.-F., *$Le X.C.
12:00 00991 Localized Spectral Imaging of Solutes Flowing through Microfluidic Reactors *$Greener J., Abbasi B., Kumacheva E.
12:20 End of Session

AN4Room 201 C

Electrochemistry and Electrocatalysis (joint with SS1)

Organizer(s) - Gregory Jerkiewicz; Michael Eikerling

08:00 00992 Long-Range Nanopatterning of Au(111) through Potential Cycling in Aqueous Acidic Media Köntje C., Kolb D.M., *$Jerkiewicz G.
08:20 00993 Spectroelectrochemistry from Nanostructured Gold Surfaces *$Brolo A.G., Santos M.J.L, Zhang X.Q., Rahman M.
09:00 00994 Structure and Electrochemical Properties of Atomic and Molecular Assemblies at Surfaces *$Morin S.
09:20 00995 Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide Produced during the Oxygen Reduction Reaction at Self- Assembled Thiol-Porphyrin Monolayers on Gold using SECM and Nanoelectrodes *Mauzeroll J., Mezour M.A., Hussien E.M., Morin M.
09:40 00996 The Effects of Additives on the Electrodeposition of Copper on Gold Han J.Y., Xu T., *$Leach G.W.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00997 Design and Electrochemical Testing of Aptamer-based Biosensors Yu H.-Z.
10:40 00998 Single Cycle Selection of Aptamers for Multiple Proteins Zhang J., *$Li X.-F.
11:00 00999 Ferrocene Bioconjugates for Monitoring Kinase-Catalyzed Phosphorylations Kraatz H.-B.
11:20 01000 Regulation of Stainless Steel 316L Stent Surface / Cell Interactions by Electrochemical Surface Modification *$Omanovic S., Dadafarin H., Harvey J., Bergdahl A., Davis E.C., Shum-Tim D.
11:40 01001 Investigation of Microencapsulated Enzyme with Carbazole and Thiophene Aminated Conducting Polymers by mean of Layer-by-Layer and Interfacial Reticulation / Polymerization Methods Hébert M., *$Rochefort D.
12:00 01002 Biamperometric Electrochemical Measurement of Respiratory Activity in Corneal Epithelial Cell Suspensions Rahimi M., Youn H.Y., Sivak J.G., *$Mikkelsen S.R.
12:20 End of Session

AN7Room 202 D

Novel Separations and Detection in Analytical Chemistry: Applications in Academia, Government, and Industry (joint with IC4)

Organizer(s) - Nicole Baryla
Chair(s) - C. Lucy

08:40 01003 Hybrid Microfluidics for Integrated Sample Processing and Separations *$Wheeler A.R.
09:00 01004 Fiber-Cavity Enhanced UV-Vis Absorption Detector for Microfluidic Applications Waechter H., *Loock H.-P.
09:20 01005 Thread-based Microfluidics for Immunoassays *Zhou G.Z., Safavieh R., $Juncker D.
09:40 01006 A Fluorescence-based In Vivo Bioprobe to Detect Protein:DNA Recognition Shahravan S.H., Li I., Truong K., *$Shin J.A.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01007 Towards Smart and Robust Substrates for Surface-assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Mass Spectrometry Yang X., *$Lipson R.H.
10:40 01008 Evaluation of Nanoelectrospray Mass Spectrometry for the Quantification of Parent Drug and Metabolites in the Absence of Authentic Metabolite Standards Hatsis P., Argikar U., Amin J., Harriman S.
11:00 01009 Predicting Ionization Efficiency of Thiol-Maleimide Conjugates by Capillary Electrophoresis-Electrospray Ionization-Mass Spectrometry: An Improved Assay for Plasma Thiol Redox Status Assessment D'Agostino L.A., Britz-McKibbin P.
11:20 01010 Application of Analytical Technologies to Address Issues Faced by the Biotechnology Industry *Ta T.
11:40 01011 Mid- and Near-Infrared Photoacoustic Spectra of Athabasca Bitumen Asphaltenes Wen Q., Michaelian K.H., Billinghurst B.E., Shaw J.M.
12:00 End of Session

BM1Room 205 A

Bioinorganic Chemistry (joint with IN2)

Organizer(s) - Deborah Zamble
Chair(s) - X. Zhang

08:40 01012 Enzyme-Mediated Sol-Gel Processing of Alkoxysilanes: The Enzymatic Cleavage of Silicon-Oxygen Bonds Frampton M.B., Simionescu R., Dudding T., *$Zelisko P.M.
09:00 01013 Predicting 29Si NMR Spectra *$Mawhinney R.C.
09:20 01014 Mercury on the Brain: Toxicological Insights from X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Imaging of Human Brain Tissue Korbas M., O’Donoghue J.L., Watson G.E., Pickering I.J., Singh S.P., Myers G.J., Clarkson T.W., *$George G.N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01015 Bacterial Cytochrome c Peroxidases: A Closed Case? $Elliott S.J., Becker C.F., Ellis K.E., Pulcu G.S., Watmough N.J.
11:00 01016 Mechanism of Metal Ion Inhibition in Ribonuclease t1 *$Khajehpour M., Beauchamp D.
11:20 01017 Metal Induced Oxidation of Met(35) in Amyloid-b Protein Karunakaran-Datt A., *$Kennepohl P.
12:00 01018 Heme and the Amyloid Beta Peptide: Is there another Player in Alzheimer's Redox Game? Wandimagegn T.H., Torres J.A., *$Rauk A.
12:20 End of Session

BM2Room 202 B

Biomaterials and bioanalysis (joint with AN3)

Organizer(s) - Shana O. Kelley; Kagan Kerman
Chair(s) - K. Kerman; S.O. Kelley

09:20 See AN3

12:20 End of Session

BM5Room 205 C

Carbohydrate Chemistry and Glycobiology (joint with OR2)

Organizer(s) - Mark Nitz
Chair(s) - M. Nitz

08:00 01019 Synthesis of Tumor Associated Carbohydrate Antigens LeaLex Fragments Towards its Total Synthesis Guillemineau M., *Auzanneau F.-I.
08:20 01020 Single-Cell Resolution Profiling of Escherichia coli Strains Using Lectins Conjugated to Lanthanide-Chelating Polymers Leipold M.D., Ornatsky O., Baranov V., *$Nitz M.
08:40 01021 Profluorophore Bioorthogonal Labeling Strategies for Cell Surface Glycoconjugates Key J.A., $Cairo C.W.
09:00 01022 The Study of Glycosylation at O-4 of N-acetylglucosamine and its Application in the Synthesis of a Dimeric Lewis X Analogue $Hendel J.L., *Auzanneau F.-I.
09:20 01023 Development of Chemical Tools to Study O-glucosylation of Notch Whitworth G., Zandberg W., Gloster T., Shen D., *$Vocadlo D.
09:40 01024 Novel Route to Nucleosides and Oligonucleotides of Significance in Drug Discovery Prasad A.K.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01025 Enhanced Potencies of Multivalent Carbohydrates in Studies Involving Toxins, Bacteria and Microarrays Pieters R.J.
11:00 01026 Polysaccharide-Block-Polypeptide Block Copolymers as Simple but Functional Glycopeptide Biomimetic Analogues *$lecommandoux S.
11:20 01027 The Effects of Hydroxyproline Glycosylation on the Conformational Stability of the Polyproline II Helix Owens N.W., Bommagani S., Stetefeld J., Lattova E., *$Schweizer F.
11:40 01028 Toward Synthetic Lectins: Design, Synthesis and Screening of a Library of Peptidyl Bis-Boroxoles as Receptors for Complex Oligosaccharides in Water *Hall D.
12:20 End of Session

BM9Room 203 A

Nucleic Acids Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Philip Johnson
Chair(s) - M. Damha

08:20 01029 Minimally Modified Fluorescent Nucleobases: Synthesis and Applications *$Hudson R.H.E., Dodd D.W., Wojciechowski F., St. Amant A.H.
09:00 01030 New Methods in RNA Oligonucleotide Synthesis Hassler M.R., Reddy N.M.K., *Chan T.-H., $Damha M.J.
09:20 01031 Binding and Repair of DNA Interstrand Cross-Links in a -GNC- Motif by Human O6-Alkylguanine-DNA Alkyltransferase McManus F.P., Noronha A.M., Pegg A.E., *$Wilds C.J.
09:40 01032 Conformational Flexibility of C8-Phenoxyl Nucleotide Adducts Millen A.L., *Wetmore S.D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01033 The Cpep Chemistry in Oligoribonucleotide Synthesis Tram K., *$Yan H.B.
10:40 01034 Improvements in siRNA-Mediated Gene Silencing Arising From Novel Combinations of DNA and RNA Analogues Deleavey G.F., Watts J.K., Robert F., Alain T., Kalota A., Aishwarya V., Pelletier J., Gewirtz A.M., Sonenberg N., $Damha M.J.
11:00 01035 Altering the Backbone of Oligonucleotide with Heterocyclic Triazoles *$Desaulniers J.-P., Efthymiou T.C., Gong W., Koehler C.
11:20 01036 Template Synthesis of Metal-modified DNA Complexes and Applications in the Construction of Two- and Three-Dimensional Metal-DNA Nanostructures Yang H., Rys A.Z., McLaughlin C.K., Altvater F., Lo P.K., *$Sleiman H.F.
11:40 01037 Aptamer to Ribozyme: Theoretical and Experimental Studies of RNA based Catalysis Dieckmann T.
12:20 End of Session

BMPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Deborah Zamble
Chair(s) - D. Zamble

From 12:20 until 13:40

Poster sessions are from 12:20 - 13:40 and 17:40 - 19:20.

12:20 01038 Interactions of Antimicrobial Peptide Latarcin with Model Cell Membranes Idiong G., Won A., *$Ianoul A.
12:20 01039 Synchrotron Imaging of Burgess Shale Fossils: Evidence for Biochemical Copper (Hemocyanin) in the Middle Cambrian Arthropod Marrella splendens Pushie M.J., Andrahennadi R., Fu J., Liu D., MacDonald T.C., Singh S., Tse J.J., Wiramanaden C.I.E., Yang S.-I., Pickering I.J., George G.N., *$Pratt B.R.
12:20 01040 Structures of C185S and C185A Mutants of Sulfite Oxidase Reveal Rearrangement of the Active Site: A Combined Crystallography, EXAFS and DFT Study Qiu J.A., Wilson H.L., Pushie M.J., Kisker C., George G.N., *$Rajagopalan K.V.
12:20 01041 Probing the Determinates for Substrate Specificity within Arogenate Dehydrogenase Rachel N., Beaudoin G., $Turnbull J.
12:20 01042 Pattern Based Recognition of Heparin Contaminants by an Array of Self-Assembling Fluorescent Receptors Gómez Biagi R.F., *Jagt R.B.C., $Nitz M.
12:20 01043 Heterogeneous Properties of Individual Molecules of b-Galactosidase from the Thermophilic Bacteria Geobacillus stearothermophilus *$Craig D.B.
12:20 01044 In Vitro and In Silico Enantioselective Transesterification Catalysis by Nanosized Serine Protease Subtilisin Carlsberg in Tetrahydrofuran (THF) Delgado Y., Castillo B., Barletta G., *Griebenow K.
12:20 01045 Complexation of Guanidinium and Biguanide Guests by Cucurbit[7]uril *$Macartney D.H., Hettiarachchi D.S. N., MacGillivray B.C.
12:20 01047 Directed Evolution of a Polysialyltransferase Kwan D.H., Rich J., Chen H.M., *$Withers S.G.
12:20 01048 DNA-Directed Assembly of Soft Nanoparticles Dave N., $Liu J.

Graduate Student Posters - General BM

12:20 01049 The Design, Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationship (SAR) Studies of 2,4-disubstituted-pyrimidine Derivatives as Cholinesterase (ChE) Inhibitors Mohamed T., *Rao P.N.
12:20 01050 Microfluidic Fluorous Ligand Capture to Obtain Tc-99m Radiopharmaceuticals in High Effective Specific Activity Hicks J.W., *$Valliant J.F.
12:20 01051 Polyketide Synthase Genes in Lichen Fungi *Abdel-Hameed M., $Sorensen J.
12:20 01052 Synthesis of Substituted Methyl Ketones as Inhibitors of Atg4B Nguyen T.G., *Young R.N.
12:20 01053 Investigation of the Bacteriophage Protein HK97 gp74 Moodley S., *$Kanelis V.
12:20 01054 Decoration of Cyclen-Based Ligands by "Click" Chemistry: Toward PARACEST MRI Contrast Agents Milne M., *Suchy M., $Hudson R.H.E.
12:20 01055 A New Apporach in Site-specific Incorporation of Deoxyguanosine C8-Aryl Adducts into Oligonucleotides Omumi A., *Manderville R.A.
12:20 01056 Design, Synthesis and Antibacterial Activity of Microcin J25 Peptide Analogues Soudy R., Wang L., Stiles M., *$Kaur K.
12:20 01057 Coupled Fluorescent Reporter Approach for Measurement of Small Molecule Induced Changes in the Differential Regulation of Operons *Kuryllo K., Brown E., $Li Y.
12:20 01058 The Development of a Novel Fluorescent Supramolecular Biosensor Cao P., Gomez-Giagi R.F., *$Nitz M.
12:20 01059 Structural Studies of the Dual Double Stranded RNA Binding Domain of RDE-4 in C.elegans, a dsRNA Binding Protein Involved in RNA Interference Boodram S., $Johnson P.
12:20 01060 Development of Electron Spectroscopic Imagining Techniques for Determination of Charges on Collagen Monomers Su N., Lin A., *Goh M.C.
12:20 01061 Exploring the Fluorescent Probe Potential of 8-(2"-Benzothienyl)-2'-Deoxyguanosine Schlitt K.M., *Manderville R.A.
12:20 01062 Affinity Purification of Isotopically Labelled RNA and Protein RNA Complexes Serbanescu A., $Johnson P.
12:20 01063 Patterning Protein Nanopatterns using a Novel Double Replication Process and Lift-Off Printing Technique to Investigate Cell Response Ricoult S.G., Safavieh R., Pla-Roca M., Tansky N., *$Juncker D.
12:20 01064 Bis-Tetramers of Hemoglobin as Red Cell Substitutes Vandersteen A.A., Foot J.S., Lui F.E., *$Kluger R.
12:20 01065 Blocking the Nuclear Translocation of Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 Protein via Membrane Anchorage Avadisian M., *Fletcher S., Liu B., Xu W., Yue P., $Gunning P., Gradinaru C., Schimmer A., Turkson J.
12:20 01066 The Synthesis and Properties of Thymidine-Phenolic DNA Adducts Sproviero M., Manderville R.
12:20 01067 Lanthanum-catalyzed Biomimetic Aminoacylation of Ribonucleosides and Nucleotides with Amino-deprotected Aminoacyl Phosphate Esters Her S., *$Kluger R.
12:20 01068 Cucurbiturils as Drug Reversal Agents Gamal-Eldin M., *$Macartney D.H.
12:20 01069 Towards the Use of Luminescence-based Probes in the Study of Aptamer-Target Binding Bernard E.D., *$DeRosa M.C.
12:20 01070 Cyclobutanone Analogues of b-Lactams: Synthesis, Conformational Properties, and Inhibition of Serine- and Metallo-b-Lactamases Johnson J.W., Gretes M., Marrone L., Goodfellow V.J., Strynadka N.C, *Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01071 Strain-Promoted 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions of Diazo Compounds with Cyclooctynes McKay C.S., Moran J., *$Pezacki J.P.
12:20 01072 Design and Synthesis of 2,6,9-hetero-trisubstituted Purine Inhibitors of the Stat3-SH2 Domain *Shahani V., Haftchenary S., Lukkarila J., $Gunning P.T.
12:20 01073 Interaction of Small Cationic Antimicrobial Peptides with Model Biomembranes *Balhara V., $DeWolf C., Gorr S.-U.
12:20 01074 Directing Depsipeptide Biosynthesis to Produce "Unnatural" Natural Product Anticancer Agents Torchia J.V., *Wang W., Verma N., $Magarvey N.A.
12:20 01075 Yarn-based Microfluidic Mixers and Circuits Safavieh R., Zhou G., *$Juncker D.
12:20 01076 Characteristics of Oligonucleotides Containing a Novel 1,2,3-triazole Backbone Modification Efthymiou T.C., $Desaulniers J.-P.
12:20 01077 Patterning Protein Nanopatterns using a Novel Double Replication Process and Lift-Off Printing Technique to Investigate Cell Response Ricoult S.G., Safavieh R., Correia J.P., Pla-Roca M., Kennedy T.E., *$Juncker D.
12:20 01078 Analysis of Steroid Binding by a Modified Cocaine-Binding Aptamer Reinstein O., *Neves M., $Johnson P.E.
12:20 01079 Cucurbit[7]uril Complexes of Dimethoxybenzylisoquinoline Alkaloids Kwok J.K., *$Macartney D.H.
12:20 01080 The Development and Applications of Peptidomimetic Ligation Assem N., $Yudin A.K.
12:20 01081 Kinetic Stability of the Flavin Semiquinone in Photolyase and Cryptochrome-DASH Damiani M.J., *$O'Neill M.A.
12:20 01082 Effect of L- to D-Peptide Isomerisation on the Activity of Antimicrobial Peptide Anoplin Won A., Khan M., Gustin S., Akpawu A., Pripotnev S., *$Ianoul A.
12:20 01083 Synthesis of Novel Nucleosides by Photochemical Ring Expansion of Cyclobutanones Lee-Ruff E., Jaffer M.
12:20 01084 Selective Metabolite Detection in Serum with an Immobilized Aptamer Biosensor Huang J., $Liu J.

Bioinorganic Chemistry

12:20 01085 Remarkable Effect of Mobile Phase Buffer on the SEC-ICP-AES Derived Cu, Fe and Zn-Metalloproteome Pattern of Blood Plasma Zeini Jahromi E., Gailer J.
12:20 01086 Serum Protein Interactions and Ligand Effects of Ruthenium(III) Anticancer Agents Webb M.I., *$Walsby C.J.
12:20 01087 Abstraction of Fe3+ and Zn2+ from Metalloproteins by Clinical Iron Chelators in Plasma In Vitro Sooriyaarachchi M.D., Gailer J.
12:20 01088 Theoretical Calculation of the MCD Spectra for Some Molybdenyl Complexes Hernandez-Marin E., Ziegler T.
12:20 01089 A Magnetic and Electronic Circular Dichroism Study of Blue Copper Proteins Based on Time-Dependant Density Functional Theory Calculations $Zhekova H.R., Seth M., *Ziegler T.
12:20 01090 Exploiting Ferrocene Phosphorylations for Protein Immobilization onto Gold Surfaces Shipman P.O., *$Kraatz H.-B.
12:20 01091 Complex Formation between Cysteine and the Antitumor Active Compound Rhodium(II) Acetate Niksirat P., *Jalilehvand F.
12:20 01092 Ferrocene Peptide Conjugates as Alzheimer's Models Beheshti S., *Kraatz H.-B.

Graduate Student Posters - Bioinorganic Chemistry

12:20 01093 YeiR: A Metal Binding GTPase Flood J., $Zamble D.
12:20 01094 Capturing the Nickel Insertion Complex of E. coli [NiFe] Hydrogenase *Chan Chung K.C., $Zamble D.B.
12:20 01095 New Ferrocene-diamine Peptide Conjugates Shen Y., Lataifeh A., *Kraatz H.-B.
12:20 01096 The Enzymatic Cleavage of Si-O Bonds: A 29Si NMR and Computational Analysis of the Trypsin Catalyzed Hydrolysis of Phenyltrimethoxysilane Frampton M.B., Simionescu R., Dudding T., *$Zelisko P.M.
12:20 01097 The Role of Dimerization of Escherichia coli HypB in the Hydrogenase Biosynthesis Cai F., $Zamble D.B.
12:20 01098 Probing the Selectivity of a High-Affinity Metal-Binding Peptide *Douglas C.D., $Zamble D.B.
12:20 01099 Towards a Model for the Rieske Protein Han G.-C., *$Kraatz H.-B., Liu Y.-N.

Biomaterials and Bioanalysis

12:20 01100 Synthesis and Sensing Application of Ferrocene-Biotin Bioconjugates Martic S., $Kraatz H.B.
12:20 01101 Ferrocene-ATP Conjugates as Sensing Probes for Src and Erk Protein Kinase Activity Martic S., $Kraatz H.B.
12:20 01102 Immobilization of Structure-Switching DNA Aptamers onto Sol-Gel Derived Silica for Solid-Phase Biomolecular Detection Carrasquilla C., Li Y., $Brennan J.D.
12:20 01103 A Novel Approach for Detection of Several Tuberculosis Markers Using Diffractive Optics Kim N., *Loo R., $Goh M.C.
12:20 01104 Electrochemical Detection of Cancer Markers based on Nanostructured Microelectrodes Das J., Lam B., Sargent E.H., *$Kelley S.O.
12:20 01105 Electrochemical Detection of Clinically Significant Proteins Labib M., Modupeola S., Lataifeh A., López B.P., *Kraatz H.-B.
12:20 01106 Monitoring SRC Kinase Activity Using Ferrocene- conjugated ATP Almostafa M.A., Matric S., *$Kraatz H.-B.
12:20 01107 Development of a Bioactive Lab-on-Paper Sensor for the Detection of E. Coli Based on -Glucuronidase Activity Ozimok C.J., Hossain S.M.Z., *Brennan J.D.
12:20 01108 Novel Blocking Agents from High Throuhput Screening Wang J., Brennan J., Pelton R.
12:20 01109 Using Magnetic Beads in Mixture Screens for Modulators of Protein-Protein Interactions $McFadden M.J., Junop M.S., *Brennan J.D.
12:20 01110 Discrimination of the Single Nucleotide DNA Mismatches at Different Sequence Positions by Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy *Shamsi M.H., $Kraatz H.B.
12:20 01111 Targeting Intracelluar Double-Stranded RNAs with a Small FRET Molecule: FLeth Qian Y., *$Pezacki J.P.
12:20 01112 High-quality Screening of Pharmaceutical Chaperones by Capillary Electrophoresis Shanmuganathan M., *Britz-McKibbin P.
12:20 01113 Collagen Films Loo R.W., $Goh M.C.
12:20 01114 A New Fluorimetric Acetylcholinesterase Assay Compatible with Microarray Format for Inhibitor Screening Monton M.R.N., Lebert J.M., Little J., $Brennan J.D.
12:20 01115 Small Molecule Screening via Bioaffinity nanoLC-MALDI Tandem Mass Spectrometry Smith A.M.E., Brennan J.D.

Graduate Student Posters - Biomaterials and Bioanalysis

12:20 01116 Spectrally Distinct Calcium Ion Biosensors based on Novel Fluorescent Proteins Ding Y., Ai H., *$Campbell R.
12:20 01117 A Gold Nanoparticle-based Device for Mapping Protein S-nitrosylation Faccenda A.C., Bonham C., Durocher S., Zhang X., *$Mutus B.
12:20 01118 Rapid, Sensitive, and Direct Bacterial Detection on Chip-based Hierarchical Nanotextured Microelectrodes Fang Z., Soleymani L., Lam B., Bin X., $Sargent E.H., *Kelley S.O.
12:20 01119 Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance-based Biosensors for the Detection of Biomolecular Interactions $Veloso A.J., Cheng X.R., Ushijima H., Tamiya E., *Kerman K.
12:20 01120 Covalent Immobilization of Growth Factors for Vascular Tissue Engineering Chiu L.L., Chiang C.K., Chowdhury M.F., Stanford W.L., *$Radisic M.
12:20 01121 Rational Manipulation of Amyloidogenesis using Fibril Interactions in Wild-type TTR105-115 $Liang Y., Jasbi S., Morin S., *Wilson D.

Cancer Therapeutics

12:20 01122 Blocking the Nuclear Translocation of Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 Protein via Membrane Anchorage Avadisian M., *Fletcher S., Liu B., Xu W., Yue P., $Gunning P., Gradinaru C., Schimmer A., Turkson J.
12:20 01123 Theoretical Predictions Concerning the Three-Dimensional Structures of Lomaiviticins A and B as Potential Guides to the Construction of Simpler but Equipotent Anticancer Agents Chen N., *$Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01124 Ten Years of Experience in Heterocyclic Chemistry Synthesis Based on Nitrogen Electron Rich Pyrazole Compounds *Touzani R., El Kadiri S.
12:20 01125 Pericyclic Mechanisms for Reactions of Nitric Oxide with Diazodiphenyl Methane: Insights into the Unusual Properties of the Diazo Groups in Kinamycin and Isoprekinamycin Antitumour Antibiotics Abbott G.L., *$Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01126 Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of New (E)- and (Z)-1,2,3-triaryl-2-propen-1-ones as Selective COX-2 Inhibitors *$Zarghi A., Arfaie S.
12:20 01127 Conjugation Chemistries for the MRI Contrast Reagent DOTAM-Gly-L-Phe-OH *Suchy M., Li A.X., Milne M., Bartha R., $Hudson R.H.E.
12:20 01128 Synthesis and Evaluation of 1,5-Diaryl-tetrazoles as Novel Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Inhibitors Jawabrah Al-Hourani B., Sharma S., Suresh M., *Wuest F.
12:20 01129 Design, Synthesis and Biochemical Evaluation of Antiestrogen and Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Hybrids Mendoza-Sanchez R., Cotnoir-White D., Mader S., *$Gleason J.L.

Graduate Student Posters - Cancer Therapeutics

12:20 01130 Small Molecule Inhibitors of Stat3 as Potent and Selective Anti-cancer Agents Page B.D.G., Schimmer A., Turkson J., *$Gunning P.T.
12:20 01131 pH- Triggered Molecular Drug Carriers Leblond J., Gao H., Cruz C., *$Petitjean A., Leroux J.C.
12:20 01132 Enhancement of Docetaxel Solubility via Conjugation of Formulation-Compatible Moieties Huynh L., Leroux J.-C., Allen C.
12:20 01133 pan-HDAC Fluorescent Inhibitor Synthesis and Application in Fluorescence Polarization-Based High-Throughput Screening Assays Burger M.C., *$Gleason J.L.
12:20 01134 Harnessing Mitochondria-Penetrating Peptides for Delivery of Mitotoxic Compounds Fonseca S.B., Pereira M.P., *$Kelley S.O.

Bioorganic Chemistry (A Symposium Celebrating Ron Kluger's 65th Birthday)

12:20 01135 Cyclization Mechanisms of Type III Polyketide Synthases Posehn S., Suh D.-Y., Wee A.G.H.
12:20 01136 Investigating the Mechanism Underlying Substrate and Product Movement within STS using Photoaffinity Labels Phan C., Nicholas C., *$Taylor S.
12:20 01137 Controllable Delivery of Small Molecules to Targeted Cells Utilizing Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes Su Z., Zhu S., Donkor D., Tzogankis C., $Honek J.F.
12:20 01138 Fighting Aminoglycoside Resistance: Strategies, Syntheses, and Applications Vong K, $Auclair K
12:20 01139 Optimized Synthesis and Stability Study of a Ring Locked Retinoid Cote J.B., Quach T.Q., Demenev A., *$Berman J.
12:20 01140 Synthesis and Conditions for Facile Z to E Isomerism of Chromogenic b-lactamase Substrates and Inhibitors Ghavami A., Marrone L., Goodfellow V.J., Viswanatha T., *$Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01141 Towards the Site-specific Bioconjugation of P450 Enzymes Menard A., $Auclair K.
12:20 01142 Characterizing the Fosfoymcin-Resistant Enolpyruvyl-UDP-GlcNAc Synthase (MurA) from Lyme Disease Jiang S., MacKeracher K., Gilpin M., Attia M., *$Berti P.J.
12:20 01143 Inhibition of Helicobacter pylori Aminoacyl-tRNA Amidotransferase by Puromycin and Chloramphenicol Analogues De Mieri M., Balg C., Huot J.L., Blais S., Lapointe J., *Chęnevert R.
12:20 01144 Recent Progress in the Antibacterial Properties of Kinamcyins: Discovery of b-lactamase Inhibitory Properties Goodfellow V.J., Ghavami A., Krismanich A., Adedayo O., Marrone L., *$Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01145 Regio- and Stereo-Selective Transfromations of Bicyclo[3.2.0]heptan-6-ones: Potential Carbocyclic Inhibitors for b-Lactamases Krismanich A., Thandi M.S., Johnson J.W., *$Dmitrienko G.I.
12:20 01146 Design and Characterization of a Genetically Encoded Photoswitchable DNA Binding Protein Morgan S., Woolley G.A.
12:20 01147 Insight into the Structure-Activity Relationship of Enantiomeric Schiff Bases Derived from S-Substituted Dithiocarbazate Tan S.-L., *Crouse K.A., Mohammed Tahir M.I., Rosli R.

Graduate Student Posters - Bioorganic Chemistry

12:20 01148 A Biocompatible Ligation: 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Reaction Between Phosphoranes and Azides Ahsanullah A., *$Rademann J.
12:20 01149 Investigation into the Turnover of Fluorinated Methionines by Methionine c-Lyase 1 from the Human Pathogen Trichomonas vaginalis Moya I.A., $Honek J.F.
12:20 01150 Probing Signal Transduction in Photoactive Yellow Protein Using Site-Directed Mutagenesis Kane L.E., $Woolley G.A.
12:20 01151 Recognition Loop Kinetics of a Photolyase and Cryptochrome-DASH $Brolich M.A., Wang L, Mcleod N.R., Damiani M.J., *O'Neill M.A.
12:20 01152 Analysis of Photocontrolled DNA Binding by a Series of GCN4-PYP Mutants Fan H.Y., Morgan S.A., *$Woolley G.A.

Nucleic Acids Chemistry

12:20 01153 Short Interfering RNA Duplexes Incorporating 6-phenylpyrrolocytidine Azizi F., Wahba A., $Damha M.J., Hudson R.H.E.
12:20 01154 Building 3D Nanostructures via Supramolecular DNA Assembly Hamblin G.D., McLaughlin C.K., Aldaye F.A., Yang H., $Sleiman H.F.
12:20 01155 Role of Pseudohydrogen (Fluorine-Hydrogen) Bonding in the Stabilization of Nucleic Acid Double Helices Yahyaee M., Watts J.K., *$Damha M.J.
12:20 01156 Structural and Biophysical Characterization of Viral Nucleic Acid Binding Proteins Xiong S., van Dijk C., *$McKenna S.A.
12:20 01157 Heterocycle-Appended Cytidines as Base-Discriminating Fluorophores, Hydrogelators and Post-Synthetic Labels Dodd D.W., Schulman J.M., *$Hudson R.H.E.
12:20 01158 Synthetic Branched RNA Fragments as Powerful Probes for Characterization and Crystallization of the Debranching Enzyme Katolik A.K., Montemayor E.M., Hart J.H, *$Damha M.J.D.

Graduate Student Posters - Nucleic Acids Chemistry

12:20 01159 In Vitro Selection of a DNA Aptamer for Homocysteine McKeague M., *$DeRosa M.C., Foster A., Chan J.
12:20 01160 Synthesis and Photo-Isomerization Studies on a Peptide Nucleic Acid Monomer Bearing the Dimethylaminophenylazobenzene Moiety Moustafa M., *Hudson R.
12:20 01161 Three Dimensional (3D) DNA Nanostructures: Site-Selective Incorporation of Transition Metals, Nanocrystals and Biomolecules Mclaughlin C.K., Yang H., Hamblin G.D., Rys A.Z., Bouten P., Aldaye F.A., Rouiller I., $Sleiman H.F.
12:20 01162 Tuning DNA Self-assembly with Small Molecules: Error-correction and Surface-directed Organization with Ruthenium(II) Tris(bipyridine) and Cyanuric Acid Greschner A., Hamblin G., Aldaye F., $Sleiman H.
12:20 01163 Synthesis of Cyclic Dinucleotide Analogues Wang X., Li J., $Chen W., *Yan H.
12:20 01164 Synthesis of Purine and Pyrimidine Dimers Bridged by a Triazole Backbone Modification Koehler C., *Gong W., $Desaulniers J.-P.
12:20 01165 Towards the Development of an Aptamer-based System for Rapid Identification of Gastroenteric Viruses Giamberardino A., Sattar S., Springthorpe S., Mattison K., *$DeRosa M.C.
12:20 01166 Synthesis of Asymmetrical DNA Duplexes Containing N3-2'-Deoxythymidine-Butyl-N3-2'-Deoxythymidine Interstrand Cross-Links Sun G., Noronha A.M., *$Wilds C.J.

Protein Design and Engineering

12:20 01167 The bZIP can Complex with DNA via a Sliding Mechanism *Chan I.-S., Al-Sarraj T., Shahravan H.S., Fedorova A.V., $Shin J.A.
12:20 01168 Investigation of a Homocystinuria-Association Mutations of Residues in the Active Site of Cystathionine b-Synthase Abouassaf E.A., Lodha P.H., *$Aitken S.M.
12:20 01169 Phenylalanine Ammonia Lyase Activity in Ionic Liquids *$D'Cunha G.B., Barron C.C., Sponagle B.J.D.

Graduate Student Posters - Protein Design and Engineering

12:20 01170 Engineering the Viral Suppresor of RNA Silencing Protein P19 as FRET-based Probes for Imaging Protein-small RNA Interactions In Vivo Danielson D.C., Cheng J., Koukiekolo R., Rouleau Y., Jakubek Z.J., *$Pezacki J.P.
12:20 01171 Engineering 'One-Component' Flavin-Dependent Halogenases McSorley F.R., $Zechel D.L.
12:20 01172 Comparative Enzymology on Bifunctional and Monofunctional Forms of Prephenate Dehydrogenase from Haemophilus influenza Reveal the Importance of the Mutase Domain Quashie P.K., *Anani S., $Turnbull J.L.

Carbohydrate Chemistry and Glycobiology

12:20 01173 Carbohydrate and Nucleoside Based Inhibitors of Nucleotidyltransferases Loranger M. W., $Jakeman D.L.
12:20 01174 Towards the Synthesis of a-C-linked Galactosyl-Threonine Glycoconjugates Tam R.Y., Leclčre M., Cheema T, $Ben R.N.
12:20 01175 The Total Synthesis of Chondroitin Sulfate-C Ingram L.J., *Taylor S.D.
12:20 01176 Unprotected Synthesis of Novel Carbohydrate-based Inhibitors of Biofilm Formation Chibba A., *Poloczek J., $Nitz M.

Graduate Student Posters - Carbohydrate Chemistry and Glycobiology

12:20 01177 Synthesis of the Disulfated Tetrasaccharide Fragment of SB1a, a Carbohydrate Hapten Associated with Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Desoky A.Y., *Taylor S.D.
12:20 01178 Ice Recrystallization Inhibition Ability of Functionally Derived Galactosides Tokarew J.M., $Ben R.N.
12:20 01179 Aminoacylation of Carbohydrates in Water Dhiman R., $Kluger R.
12:20 01180 Divergent Synthesis of Hydroxylamine-scyllo-inositol Derivatives as Potential Beta-Amyloid-42 Inhibitors Chio J., $Nitz M.
12:20 End of Session

CE7Room 206 E

Transitioning from High School to University Chemistry

Organizer(s) - David Stone
Chair(s) - D. Stone; L. Barton

08:00 01181 The California Diagnostic Test for General Chemistry Russell A.A.
08:40 01182 Making the Transition to University Learning - Student Perspectives on Learning in General Chemistry Jones L.A.
09:20 01183 Getting the Marks for University Barton L.
09:40 01184 How Learning Styles, Chemistry Attitudes and Experiences, and Demographics Affect Academic Success in Students Taking First and Second Year Chemistry Courses *$Ilnicki-Stone E.I., Brindle I.D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01185 Soft Skills for the Hard Sciences- Preparing Students to Make the Transition from Passenger to Driver in their Chemistry Learning Journey *Ilnicki-Stone E.I., Neff G.I.
10:40 01186 Why Good Students Fail *$Stone D.C.
11:00 01187 Assessing Students' Achievement of Laboratory Learning Goals in a Large, Introductory Science Course: Initial Results *Duis J.M., $Schafer L.L., Nussbaum S., Stewart J., Wolff P., Sachedina A., Zhou J., Chang Y.C.
11:20 01188 "Professional" Laboratory Training for First-year Chemistry Students *Gauvin F., Koczanski K.
11:40 01189 Research in the High School Chemistry Laboratory Jansen M.P.
12:00 End of Session

EN3Room 201 B

Heterogeneous Chemical Experiments And Models For The Environment

Organizer(s) - Hind Al-Abadleh; Donald Gamble

08:20 01190 Second Order Labile Sorption Kinetics of Atrazine By a Manitoba Clay Soil, With Bound Residue Kinetics at Site Saturation *$Gamble D.S., Webster G.B., Lamoureux M.
08:40 01191 Integrating Spectroscopic, Kinetic, and Modeling Approaches to Elucidate the Mechanisms of Contaminant Interactions in Heterogeneous Natural Systems *$Sparks D.L.
09:20 01192 Integration of Experimental Measurements and Modelling to Assess the Fate and Remediation of Contaminants at Mine Sites *Ptacek C.J., Blowes D.W., Jurjovec J., Moncur M.C., Gunsinger M.R., Amos R.T., Lindsay M.B.J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01193 Surface Speciation of Dimethylarsinic Acid (DMA) on Iron (oxyhydr)oxides Studied by ATR-FTIR and Quantum Mechanical Calculations Adamescu A., Mitchell W., Hamilton I.P., *$Al-Abadleh H.A.
10:40 01194 Behaviour of Sulfonamide Antibiotics in Sediment and Water *Balakrishnan V.K., Exall K., Toito J.M., Badali K.
11:00 01195 Switchable Surfactants for Soil Remediation Ceschia E., $Jessop P.G., *Brown R.S.
11:20 01196 Characteristics of Fungal Biomass Immobilized Activated Carbon for Decolonization of Reactive Dyes *$Alam M.Z., Khan M.J.H., Kabbashi N.A.
Clara Benson Award Lecture

11:40 01197 Bridging the Gap Between Nano-scale to Macro-scale Atmospheric Chemistry at Environmental Interfaces *$Ariya P.A.
12:20 End of Session

ENPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Jennifer Murphy
Chair(s) - J. Murphy

From 12:20 until 13:40

12:20 01198 Determination of Sulfonamide Antibiotics in Biotic Tissue Toito J.M., *Balakrishnan V.K, Exall K.
12:20 01199 Investigating Trans-Pacific Transport of Chlorinated Benzenes and Organochlorine Pesticides to the Yukon Territory, Canada, Using Atmospheric Concentrations at Daily and Weekly Temporal Resolutions Westgate J.N., Sofowote U.M., D'Sa I., Sverko E., Su Y., Wania F., Roach P., Fellin P., $Hung H.
12:20 01200 Recovery of Ferro Sulfate from the Wastes of Steel Complex (Esfahan Steel Company) by Electrochemical Processes *$Hakimi M., Izadpanah M.R, Ehteshamzadeh M.
12:20 01201 Some Effects of the Great Lakes on Ground-level Atmospheric Concentrations of Ozone, Nitrogen Oxides, and Fine Particles in Southern Ontario Caused by Land-Water Temperature Differences Dempsey F.
12:20 01202 Insecticidal Properties of Nano Capsule of Essential Oil from Artemisia sieberi Besser from Red Flour Beetle Insect $Negahban M., Moharramipour S., Hashemi S.A., *Zandi M.

Graduate Student Posters - General EN

12:20 01203 An Investigation of Porous Structure in Molecularly Imprinted Polymer for Sensor Development: Non-linear Fluorescence Quenching of 17b-estradiol Bound inside MIP and NIP Bubmicron Particles by Sodium Nitrite and Methacrylamide Yang Y., *Lai E.P.C.
12:20 01204 Sequestration of Naphthenic Acids using -Cyclodextrin-based Polyurethanes Mohamed M.H., *Wilson L.D., $Headley J.V.
12:20 01205 A Catalytic Quest: The Search for the Optimal Dehydrogenation Catalyst *Little V.R., Carrier A., Dean D.C., Davis B., $Jessop P.G.
12:20 01206 Sorption Study of a Phenol Dye in Aqueous Solution with Metal Impregnated Activated Carbon Kwon J.H., Sammynaiken R., *Wilson L.D.
12:20 01207 VOCs and SVOCs Reduction by Heterogeneous Nanomaterials Eltouny N., $Ariya P.A.
12:20 01208 Direct Monitoring of Fluorotelomer Based Polymer Degradation in a Soil:Plant Agrocosm Rankin K., Tseng P.J., Lee H., *Mabury S.A.
12:20 01209 Solid-Phase Extraction of Bisphenol A Using Carbon Nanotube Extraction Devices Davies J., *Burk R.

Heterogeneous Chemical Experiments and Models for the Environment

12:20 01210 Understanding Interactions of Organics at the Air-Ice Interface Kahan T.F., Kwamena N.-O.A., *$Donaldson D.J.
12:20 01211 Partitioning Behaviour of Sulfonamide Antibacterials to Aqueous Cationic Micellar Systems Cashin P., Buncel E., vanLoon G., Brown R.S.
12:20 01212 Sewage Sludge as Potential Resource for Cellulase Production: Optimization of Media Constituents *$Alam M.Z., Drani A., Muyibi S.A.
12:20 01213 Arctic Ocean Multimedia Fate Model Mann E., $Wania F.
12:20 01214 SPME Fiber Desorption: Gaseous Mercury Species $Snider G., *Ariya P.A.

Graduate Student Posters - Heterogeneous Chemical Experiments and Models for the Environment

12:20 01215 Photocatalytic Oxidation of Gaseous Mercury by Titanium Dioxide $Snider G., *Ariya P.A.

Organic Matter in the Environment: Characterization, Reactivity and Formation

12:20 01216 A Novel Bottom-up Approach Strategy for the Molecular Characterization of Dissolved Organic Matter Cottrell B.A., McNally D.J., Simpson M.J., *$Simpson A.J.
12:20 01217 Development of a Flow Tube Technique for Studying SOA Formation by OH Oxidation Wong J.P.S., Slowik J.G., $Abbatt J.P.D.
12:20 01218 Reactions of Ozone with Humic Acids in Ice: Formation of Gas-Phase Products Gao S., Sjostedt S., $Abbatt J.
12:20 01219 Preparation and Characterization of Nanoparticles Containing Cuminum cyminum L. Oil for Potential Agriculture Insecticidal Application *Zandi M., $Negahban M., Moharramipour S., Hashemi S.A.

Graduate Student Posters - Organic Matter in the Environment: Characterization, Reactivity, and Formation

12:20 01220 Aqueous Photochemistry of Hg(II) with Selected Environmentally-observed Thiols Si L., Ariya P.A.
12:20 01221 Hygroscopic Properties of Secondary Organic Aerosol Produced by Oxidation of Isoprene and Terpenes Lodhi N., *Mozurkewich M.
12:20 01222 Reaction Kinetics of N2O5 on Secondary Organic Aerosols using an Aerosol Flow Tube Escorcia E.N., *$Abbatt J.P.D.
12:20 01223 Exposure of Two-stroke Engine Exhaust Particles to Ozone Increases Toxicity through Redox Cycling Activity *McWhinney R.D., Slowik J.G., $Abbatt J.P.D.
12:20 01224 Separation and Elucidation of Challenging Environmental Mixtures with HILIC and NMR Woods G.C., Simpson M.J., *$Simpson A.J.

Inorganic Elements in the Environment

12:20 01225 Using the Specific Advantages of Synchrotron Based Techniques to Study Lead in Bones *Coulthard I., Cooper D.M.L., George G.N., Pickering I.J., Varney T.L.
12:20 01226 Atmospheric Deposition of Heavy Metals, Methylmercury and Total Mercury in Urban Toronto Lu J., $Tharumakulasingam K., Awad K., *Zhang X.
12:20 01227 Street Level Total Gaseous Mercury Mapping in Toronto, Canada Lu J., *Tharumakulasingam K., $Cairns E., Cheng I., Huang Y.
12:20 01228 Trace Metals in Norwegian Lakes Hassan N., *Hassan N., Dillon P., Epova L., Fjeld E., Rognerud S., Skjelkvaale B
12:20 01229 Investigation of Metal Chelation in Stonewort (Chara Globularis), Antipyretica Algae and Sphagnum Moss by Infra-red Spectroscopy for the Assessment of Metal Remediation in Wetlands Parkinson D.-R., Li Y., House T.
12:20 01230 The Role of Phosphorus Limitation During Intracellular Pb Accumulation by Shewanella putrefaciens CN32 *Smeaton C.M., Fryer B.J., Weisener C.G.
12:20 01231 The Oxidation Enthalpy of Sulphide Minerals *Mojumdar S.C., Bylina I., Papangelakis V.G.
12:20 01232 Ion Exchange as an Important Tool for the Treatment of Waste Water *Mojumdar S.C., Gopal R., Gupta P., Zaidi S., Varshney K.G.
12:20 01233 Fungicidal and Bactericidal Activity of Metal Diethyldithiocarbamate *Mojumdar S.C
12:20 01234 Nanocements: Thermal Stability and Environmental Deterioration *Mojumdar S.C.

Frontiers in Analytical Techniques Applied to the Environment

12:20 01235 Rapid On-filed Determination of Dihydroxybenzene Isomers in Environmental Pollution Accident by Disposable Screen-printed Electrochemical Sensors Li Y.T., Li D.W., Song W., *$Long Y.T.
12:20 01236 A Rapid Indirect Capillary Electrophoretic (CE) Method for the Determination of Thiosalts in Aquatic Environments *$Pappoe M., Bottaro C.
12:20 01237 Multi-phase Single Drop Micro-Extraction (SDME) for Polar Neutral Organic Compounds Modir-Rousta A., *Bottaro C.S.
12:20 01238 Detection of Acetylene using Amplified Fibre-Loop Ring-Down Spectroscopy Litman J., Barnes J., $Loock H.-P.
12:20 01239 Estimation of the Age of a Weathered Mixture of Volatile Organic Compounds Zorzetti B.M., *Harynuk J.J.
12:20 01240 The Use of High Viscosity Solvents to Elucidate Complex Mixtures by NMR *Farooq H., McNally D.J., $Simpson A.J.
12:20 01241 1H NMR Metabolomics Assessment of Earthworm Responses to Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in Spiked Artificial Soil Whitfield Aslund M., *$Simpson M.J., Simpson A.J.
12:20 01242 Fluorescence-Based Detection of Pesticides using Supramolecular Hosts, UV Photolysis and Synchronous Scanning *$Wagner B.D., MacDougall S.A.
12:20 01243 In Situ Reaction Monitoring of the Photosensitized Reduction of Haloaliphatics using Membrane Introduction Mass Spectrometry MacInnis T., Nelson J.H.L., Wan P., Gill C., *$Krogh E.T.
12:20 01244 Mass Spectrometric Studies of Water Disinfection-Induced Modifications of Oligonucleotides Anichina J., *Li X.-F.

Graduate Student Posters - Frontiers in Analytical Techniques Applied to the Environment

12:20 01245 Time-dependent Response of Eisenia fetida to Sub-lethal Phenanthrene Exposure by Examination of Both Polar and Non-polar Metabolites Lankadurai B.P., Wolfe D.M., Simpson A.J., *Simpson M.J.
12:20 01246 Separation of Actinides by Valence Adjustment for their Measurement in Environmental Samples $Guerin N., Jonhson T., *Lariviere D.
12:20 01247 1D and 2D NMR Metabolomics of Earthworm Responses to Sub-lethal Trifluralin, Chlorfluazuron and Endosulfan Exposure Yuk J., *Simpson M.J., $Simpson A.J.
12:20 01248 A Rapid and Automated Fusion Method for the Dissolution of Actinides in Environmental Samples for Mass Spectrometric Detection $Milliard A., Durand-Jézéquel M., *Larivičre D.
12:20 End of Session

IC4Room 202 D

Novel Separations and Detection in Analytical Chemistry: Applications in Academia, Government, and Industry (joint with AN7)

Organizer(s) - Nicole Baryla
Chair(s) - C. Lucy


12:00 End of Session

IC6Room 203 B

Robust Synthesis Methods for Commercial Applications

Organizer(s) - Tony Wigglesworth; Rina Carlini
Chair(s) - T. Wigglesworth; R. Carlini

08:00 01249 Iron and Palladium Catalyzed Arylation: The Direct Functionalization of Benzene and Arene Derivatives Mousseau J.J., Vallée F., *$Charette A.B.
08:20 01250 Micro- and Mesoscale Flow Synthesis Promoted by Microwave Irradiation: Is It Sustainable? Shore G., Orestano M., Comer E., Bremner S., Morin S., *Organ M.G.
09:00 01251 Process Development for the Large Scale Production of Self-Assembled Rosette Nanotubes Myles A.J., *$Fenniri H.
09:20 01252 Process R&D Related to a Novel Manufacturing Route for the HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor Simvastatin *Horne S.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01253 Flow Chemistry: Understanding the Challenges, Realizing the Opportunities and Seizing the Benefits Offered by Moving from a Batch to Flow Chemistry Paradigm Johnson M., Buser J., Foley D., Groh J., Kopach M., Doecke C., *Fahie B.J.
11:00 01254 High-Throughput Organocatalysis: Discovery and Optimization Conrad J.C., $MacMillan D.W.C.
11:20 01255 Practical Multi-Kilogram Scale Synthesis of 5-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor MK-0633 Gosselin F., Britton R.A., Davies I.W., Dolman S.J., Gauvreau D., Hoerrner R.S., Hughes G., Janey J., Lau S., Molinaro C., Nadeau C., O'Shea P.D., Palucki M., Sidler R.
12:00 01256 Improved a-Methylation of Pyridines using Flow Chemistry to Demonstrate its Versatility in R & D El-Salfiti M., *$Fortin R.
12:20 End of Session

ICPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Nick Toltl
Chair(s) - N. Toltl

From 12:20 until 13:40

Poster Sessions are from 12:20 - 13:40 and 17:40 - 19:20.

Commercial Technologies from Advanced Polymeric Materials

12:20 01257 The Potential Utility of Polymeric Microemulsion Gels for Drug Delivery Li N., *Brook M.A.

Peptides and their Pharmaceutical Relevance Posters

12:20 01258 Synthetic Strategies for Bifunctional Deactivated Amide-Esters *$Culf A.S., Webb M.I., Lumsden M.D., Leger D.A., Barnett D.A., Ouellette R.J.
12:20 01259 Submonomer Solid-Phase Synthesis of Bio-Active Aza-peptides with Diverse Side-Chains at b-Turn Sites Sabatino D., $Lubell W.D.
12:20 01260 Design and Synthesis of Potent Bactericidal Peptides Based on the Class IIb Bacteriocin, Plantaricin S Soliman W., Wang L., Stiles M., *$Kaur K.
12:20 01261 Molecular Dynamics Simulations to Study Interaction Between a Class IIa Bacteriocin and Model Lipid Bilayer Soliman W., Bhattacharjee S., *$Kaur K.

Industry Emerging Technologies and Trends Posters

12:20 01262 Application of Polymer Filtration for the Removal of Heavy Metals in Aqueous Solutions Alex S., Biasotto F., Nagy E.

Life Sciences Posters

12:20 01263 Light as a Regulator on Gene Expression: Solution and Solid State NMR Atomic Level Characterization of Photosensory Transduction Cascade of Anabaena $Wang S., Kawamura I., Shi L., Kim S.Y., Jung K.H., Brown L.S., *Ladizhansky V.
12:20 01264 How to Blow Out a Molecular Lantern? Valencia-Perez A., Heyne B.
12:20 01265 Determination of Boundaries for SUR2A NBDs Ikeda L.K., Tzvetkova S., Ghozlani L., *$Kanelis V.
12:20 01266 Visualizing the Influence of the Prion Protein on Copper, Iron and Zinc Levels in the Brain *Pushie M.J., Pickering I.J., Tsutsui S., Jirik F.R., $George G.N.
12:20 01267 Low Phytic Acid Saskatchewan Lentils: A Solution for Increased Micronutrient Bioavailability *Thavarajah D., Thavarajah P., Lalonde D., Goetz B., See C.T., Arndt A., Vandenberg A.
12:20 End of Session

IN2Room 205 A

Bioinorganic Chemistry (joint with BM1)

Organizer(s) - Deborah Zamble
Chair(s) - X. Zhang

08:40 See BM1

12:20 End of Session

IN5Room 206 C

Interplay of Ligand Design and Small Molecule Activation

Organizer(s) - Michael Fryzuk
Chair(s) - M.D. Fryzuk

08:20 01268 The Third Generation: Thousands of New Catalysts for Olefin Metathesis Schrock R.R.
09:00 01269 Activation of Small Molecules with a Silylamido NSiH...Mo Agostic Complex *Nikonov G.I.
09:20 01270 Small Molecule Reactivity of a Tantalaziridine-Hydride Complex Rankin M.A., $Cummins C.C.
09:40 01271 Capturing a Terminal Uranium Nitride by C-H Bond Activation Thomson R.K., Cantat T., Scott B.L., Morris D.E., Batista E.R., $Kiplinger J.L.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01272 Will It Ever Be Possible to Make a Selective Ethylene Tetramerization Catalyst? *$Gambarotta S.
11:20 01274 Dinitrogen Activation by Group 4 & 5 Complexes Stabilised by o-Phenylene-Bridged Diamidophosphine Ligands *Hess F.M., Dimich A., Szlachetka T., $Fryzuk M.D.
11:40 01275 Cyclopentenyl Linked NPN Ligands and their Coordination Chemistry on Zr to Activate N2 Zhu T., *$Fryzuk M.D.
12:00 End of Session

IN6Room 206 A

Main Group Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Andrew McWilliams
Chair(s) - E. Rivard

08:00 01276 New Theoretical Insight into Bonding Interactions of the Group 13 Dimetallanes REER (E = Al-In, R = H, Me, tBu, and Ph) Moilanen J., *Tuononen H.M.
08:20 01277 Insights into Metal Borohydride Bonding: A Neutron Diffraction and Charge Density Study of [Na(15-crown-5)][BH4] *Sirsch P., Clark N., Onut L., Burchell R.P.L., Daoud-Aladine A., Gutmann M.J., $McGrady G.S.
08:40 01278 Organoborane Functionalized Conjugated Polymers: Toward New Optoelectronic and Sensory Materials *$Jaekle F., Li H., Sundararaman A., Chen P.
09:20 01279 Lewis Acid-Base Complexes of Aluminum Hydride Humphries T.D., *$McGrady G.S., Decken A., Munroe K., Sirsch P.
09:40 01280 Heteroleptic Amidinate Aluminum Hydrides: Synthesis, Thermal Profiling, and Vapour Deposition of Aluminum Metal Thin Films Delahunt J.R., $Barry S.T.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01281 Late Transition Metal g3-Vinylborane Complexes: Borataallyl- and Alkyl/Borataalkene-Like Coordination Modes *$Emslie D.J. H., Kolpin K.B.
10:40 01282 Lewis Acid Catalyzed In Situ Polymerization of N-silylsulfonimidoyl Chlorides: An Ambient Temperature Route to Poly(oxothiazene)s *$McWilliams A.R., Aldeva V., Gezahegn S., Quinn J., Lough A.J.
11:00 01283 Catalytic Dehydrocoupling/Dehydrogenation Chemistry with Main Group Elements from Groups 13 and 15 Manners I.
11:40 01284 Capturing In+ Monomers in a Neutral Weakly Coordinating Environment Jurca T., *Gorelsky S.I., $Richeson D.S.
12:00 01285 Photochemical Stabilization of Tetrahedral Boron Chromophores by Metal Chelation Baik C., *Wang S.
12:20 End of Session

IN7Room 206 B

Nanochemistry (joint with OR7)

Organizer(s) - Hicham Fenniri; Jonathan Veinot
Chair(s) - U.D. Hemraz; H. Fenniri

08:00 See OR7

12:20 End of Session

IN8Room 206 F

N-heterocyclic Carbene Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Dmitri Goussev
Chair(s) - C.M. Crudden

09:00 01286 NHC-Based Catalysts for Tandem Processes *$Peris E.
09:40 01287 Design, Synthesis and Catalytic Activity of Di-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of Nickel and Palladium Paulose T.A.P., *Quail J.W., $Foley S.R.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01288 Highly Efficient Cross-Coupling of Aryl Chlorides and Hydrodechlorination Promoted by Pd-NHC Catalysts *$Cazin C.S.J.
11:00 01289 Carbene-Anchored, Pendent-Imidazolium Species as Precursors to Di-N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Bridged Mixed-Metal Complexes Zamora M.T., Ferguson M.J., McDonald R., *$Cowie M.
11:20 01290 Coordination Chemistry of Bidentate and Tridentate N-Aryl-Substituted Imino-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligands: Synthesis, Characterization and Coordination to Group 3-12 Transition Metals *$Lavoie G.G., Badaj A.C., Al Thagfi J., Larocque T., Dastgir S.
11:40 01291 Designing NHC-Transition Metal Complexes for C-C Bond Forming Reactions *$Collins S.K.
12:00 Reto Dorta

12:20 End of Session

MS1Room 202 A

A Symposium in Honour of Mitch Winnik

Organizer(s) - Jean Duhamel
Chair(s) - J. Duhamel; I. Manners

08:00 01292 Molecular Architectures from Block Copolymer Assembly and Reaction *$Liu G.J., Njikang G., Hu J.W.
08:40 01293 Diffusion in "Breathing" Vesicles Yu S.Y., *$Eisenberg A.
09:20 01294 Block Copolymer-Inspired Multiple Morphologies from Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Polymer-Stabilized Quantum Dots *Moffitt M.G., Guo Y.
09:40 01295 Self-Assembly of Poly(N-decylacrylamide-b-Poly(N,N-diethylacrylamide) in Water *Martinho J.M. G., Farinha J.P.S, Marcelo G., Prazeres T.J.V., Beija M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01296 Microfluidics and Carbon Dioxide: Discovery and Development *Kumacheva E.
11:00 01297 Reversible pH-induced Microphase Separation Probed By Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer in Polymer-Polymer Composite Nanoparticles Soleimani M., Lau W., *Winnik M.
11:20 01298 Thermoresponsive Polymer Nanoparticles for DNA Recognition using FRET Moura L., Martinho J.G., *Farinha J.P.
11:40 01299 Clusters of Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles Encapsulated in a Polymer Hydrogel for MRI Paquet C., Kell A., Tian H., Lin H.-Y., *Simard B. WITHDRAWN
12:00 01300 Metal-free Activation in the Anionic Ring-opening Polymerization of Cyclopropane Derivatives Illy N., *Boileau S., Penelle J., $Barbier V.
12:20 End of Session

MS4Room 206 D

Dendritic Macromolecules: From Synthesis to Applications (joint with OR3)

Organizer(s) - Ashok Kakkar
Chair(s) - A. Kakkar

09:00 01301 Design, Synthesis, and Bacterial Lectin Binding Properties of Dendritic Glycoconjugates *$Roy R., Chabre Y., Gigučre D., Rodrigue J., Rocheleau S., Neault M., Papadopoulos A., Arnold A., Imberty A., Blanchard B.
09:40 01302 Self Assembly and Drug Encapsulation of Novel A2B type Miktoarm Star Polymers $Soliman G., Sharma R., Winnik F., Kakkar A., *Maysinger D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01303 Noncovalent Nonspecific Functionalization and Solubilization of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes at High Concentrations with a Hyperbranched Polyethylene Xu L., *$Ye Z., Cui Q., Gu Z.
10:40 01304 Multitasking with Dendrimers using CuI Catalyzed Alkyne Azide "Click" Chemistry Sharma A., Hourani R., *Kakkar A.
11:00 01305 Novel Strategy in Designing Dendritic Nano-objects $Arseneault M., *Morin J.-F., Dufour P.
11:20 01306 Synthesis, Radiolabeling, and Bio-Imaging of High-Generation Polyester Dendrimers Parrott M.C., Sadowski L., Sundararajan C., Valliant J.F., *$Adronov A.
11:40 01307 Multi-tasking with Single Scaffold Dendrimers for Targeting Sub-Cellular Microenvironment Hourani R., Jain M., Maysinger D., Kakkar A.
12:00 01308 Tuning Polyethylene Chain Topology via Ring Incorporation in Chain Walking Ethylene Polymerization Xiang P., *Ye Z.
12:20 End of Session

MS5Room 203 D

Force Spectroscopy on Macromolecules: From Single Molecules to Materials (joint with PT4)

Organizer(s) - Hongbin Li
Chair(s) - M. Grandbois; C. Yip

08:00 01309 AFM-Based Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy: From Synthetic Supramolecular Complexes to Protein Unfolding *Zou S.
08:40 01310 Reeling Them In: Strategies for Correlating Force Spectroscopy with Molecular Events Yip C.M.
09:20 01311 Measuring Forces on a Single Molecule Level: Advances in AFM Force Spectroscopy and Imaging *Behme G., Haschke H., Owen R., Jaehnke T.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01312 Force Spectroscopy as a Label-free Readout of Membrane Receptor Activation in Individual Living Cells Grandbois M.
11:00 01313 Effect of Process Parameters and Surface Treatment on Immobilization of Recombinant Yeast Cells by Adsorption to Fibrous Matrices Kilonzo P.M., *Margaritis A., $Bergougnou M.A.
11:20 M. Woodside

12:00 End of Session

MSPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Tim Bender
Chair(s) - T. Bender

From 12:20 until 13:40

Poster sessions are from 12:20 - 13:40 and 17:40 - 19:20.

A Symposium in Honour of Mitch Winnik

12:20 01314 Synthesis and Characterization of Polymer Microgels with Embedded LnF3 Nanoparticles Lin W., Qian J., Halupa A., *$Winnik M.
12:20 01315 The Self-assembly of PS-P4VP Diblock Copolymer with Nanocrystals in the Corona Zhang M., Wang M.F., He S., Qian J.S., Saffari A., Lee A., Kumar S., Hassan Y., Guenther A., Scholes G.D., *Winnik M.A.
12:20 01316 Self-assembly of Polyferrocenylsilane (PFS) Based Block Copolymer in tert-Butyl Acetate Qi F., Guerin G., Cambrige G., *Winnik M.A., Manners I., Xu W.G.

Dendritic Macromolecules: From Synthesis to Applications

12:20 01317 Dendritic Macromolecules for Pulp and Paper Applications Ladd E., Castonguay A., Franc G., MacDonald J., Polverari M., Lepo A., van de Ven T., *Kakkar A.
12:20 01318 Synthesis of Star-shaped Organoiron-based Molecules Containing Aryl- and Hetaryl-Azo Dyes Strohm E., Ding M., Okasha R.M., Afifi T.H., *$Abd-El-Aziz A.S.
12:20 01319 AB2 Miktoarm Star Polymers: Synthesis, Self-Assembly and Applications in Drug Delivery Sharma R., *Kakkar A., Soliman G., Maysinger D.
12:20 01320 Targeted Dendrimer-Based Radioimaging Agents Sadowski L.P., Sundararajan C., Knight S.D., Valliant J.F., $Adronov A.
12:20 01321 Surface Functionalized Biodegradable and Biocompatible Polymer Vesicles Nazemi A., Bonduelle C.V., Amos R.C., *$Gillies E.R.
12:20 01322 Rigidified Polymer Backbones for Gd(III) Contrast Agents in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Soleimani R., Atkins K.M., Maris M., Perrier-Cornet R., *$Gillies E.R.

Green Polymer Production and Processing

12:20 01323 Process Optimization for Nanocrystalline Cellulose Production from Microcrystalline Cellulose Danumah C., *Fenniri H.

Polymers and Nanostructures Posters

12:20 01324 Elastin-Based Stimuli-Responsive Gold Nanoparticles Lemieux V., *van Hest J.C.M.
12:20 01325 J-Type Rosette Nanotubes Beingessner R., Borzsonyi G., Myles A., Cho J.-Y., Yamazaki T., Kovalenko A., *$Fenniri H.
12:20 01326 Graphitic Nanoparticles from Asphaltenes Danumah C., Miles A.J., *Fenniri H.
12:20 01327 The Use of "Click" Methods for the Decoration of SWNTs with Polystyrene for Use in Bulk Polymer Reinforcement Chadwick R.C., $Adronov A.
12:20 01328 Towards Magnetic Metal-Polymer Composites from Alkyne Functional Block Copolymers Pavelka L.C., *$Grubbs R.B.
12:20 01329 BMP-7 Peptidomimetics on Rosette Nanotube Scaffolding for Bone Tissue Regeneration Alsbaiee A., Chen Y., El Bakkari M., Hermaz U., Webster T.J., *$Fenniri H.
12:20 01330 One-Dimensional Semiconducting Polymer Nanotube Morphology Displays Dependence on Molecular Structure DiCarmine P.M., Huesmann D., *$Seferos D.S.
12:20 01331 Peptide-Modified Rosette Nanotubes for Improved Orthopedic Applications Hemraz U.D., Zhang L., Webster T., *Fenniri H
12:20 01332 Carbon Nanotube Thin Films: Flexible Substrates for the Assembly of Inorganic Nanomaterials Lawson G., Mohseni P.K., LaPierre R.R., *Adronov A.
12:20 01333 Novel Silane Modification of Halloysite for In-situ Polymerization: Preparation and Characterization of Polypropylene-Halloysite Nanocomposites Reddy C.Ravindr, Shin S.-Y., *Simon L.
12:20 01334 Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Complexes with Poly[3-(3-N,N-diethylaminopropoxy)thiophene] for Highly Sensitive Amperometric Detection of Glucose $Pang X., Patigul I., Zhitomirsky I., *Adronov A.
12:20 01335 Measurement of the Photomechanical Forces Exerted by Azobenzene Based Polymers Mahimwalla Z.S., Nagai Y., *$Barrett C. J.
12:20 01336 Supramolecular Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes Using Poly(2,7-carbazole)s Rice N., *$Adronov A.
12:20 01337 Formation of Silica Microspheres in Non-Aqueous Dispersions $Rajendra V., *Brook M.A.
12:20 01338 *Lu J., $Shoichet M.S.
12:20 01338 Self-Assembled Rosette Nanotubes with a Hydrophobic Inner Channel Myles A.J., Borzsonyi G., *$Fenniri H.
12:20 01332 Living Polymerization as a Strategy to Control the Length and Thermal Stability of Self-Assembled Rosette Nanotubes Myles A.J., *$Fenniri H.
12:20 End of Session

MT5Room 201 E

Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Organizer(s) - Eugenia Kumacheva
Chair(s) - E. Kumacheva; B. Amsden

08:00 01339 New, New Biomaterials *$Sefton M.V.
08:40 01340 Functional Metal-Chelating Polymers Based on a RAFT Backbone *Majonis D., Herrera I., Ornatksy O., Schulze M., Lou X., Baranov V., Nitz M., Tanner S.D., $Winnik M.A.
09:00 01341 Poly(ester amide)s as Scaffolds for Vascular Tissue Engineering Knight D.K., Atkins K.M., Mequanint K., *$Gillies E.R.
09:20 01342 Photodimerization of Cinnamic Acid-Modified Silicones for Reversible Crosslinking Fawcett A.S., *Brook M.A.
09:40 01343 Spatially Controlled Cell Adhesion by Micropatterned Fluoropolymer Surfaces Leclair A., $Lagugné-Labarthet F.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01344 Arborescent Polypeptide Micelles Whitton G., *Gauthier M.
10:40 01345 Polymeric Biomaterials Made from Natural Compounds Gautrot J.E., Luo J., Gigučre G., Therien-Aubin H., Gauthier M.A., *Zhu X.X.
11:00 01346 Temporarily Reactive Polyelectrolytes (TRPs) for Cell Encapsulation Gardner C.M., *Burke N.A., $Stöver H.D.H.
11:20 01347 Surface Modification for Supported Bacteriophage on Silica Surface Fertier L., *Brook M.A.
11:40 01348 Cationic Antimicrobial Surfaces via Hyperthermal Hydrogen Bombardment Karamdoust S., Liu Y., Yu B., Yang J., Davidson G., Stojcevic G., Lau W.M., *$Gillies E.R.
12:00 End of Session

MTPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Eugenia Kumacheva
Chair(s) - E. Kumacheva

From 12:20 until 13:40

Poster sessions are from 12:20 - 13:40 and 17:40 - 19:20.

Hybrid Polymer-Inorganic Materials

12:20 01349 Electroless Deposition of Pd and Pt Metal Nanoparticles on Self-Asembled Rosette Nanotubes Chhabra R., *$Fenniri H.
12:20 01350 Synthesis and Characterization of Phosphoium Ionic Liquid Polymers for Superhydrophobic Coatings Ingratta M., Tindale J.J., *Ragogna P.J.
12:20 01351 High Temperature Proton Exchange Membranes based upon Sulfonated Polysiloxanes De Almeida N.E., *$Easton E.B.
12:20 01352 Bis(triethoxysilyl)-Stilbene: A Versatile Precursor to Chiral and Transformable Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicates (PMOs) Dickson S.E., *Crudden C.M.
12:20 01353 Assembly of Semiconductor Nanorod/Polymer Nanocomposite Multilayer Films for Photovoltaics McClure S.A., Worfolk B.J., Rider D.A., Tucker R.T., Fordyce J.A.M., Fleischauer M.D., Harris K.D., *$Brett M.J., Buriak J.M
12:20 01354 Conjugated Metallopolymers featuring Adaptable Magnetic Spin Djukic B., *$Lemaire M.T.
12:20 01355 Functional Hybrid Organic-Organometallic Highly Metallized Block Copolymers Patra S.K., Chabanne L., Ruiz I.M., *Manners I.
12:20 01356 Discovery of Supersaturation Region for Micellization and Kinetics Study of Micellar Growth Qian J.S., *$Winnik M.A., Manners I., Lu Y.J., Guerin G., Cambridge G.

Inorganic Nanostructured Materials

12:20 01357 Hierarchical Self-assembly of MnFeO Nano-particles Lu C., Sadeq Z.S., $Miller R.J.D.
12:20 01358 Fabrication and Characterization of Graphene-1D TiO2 Nanostructures $Peng W.-Q., *Wang Z.-M., Hatori H., Hirotsu T., Miyazawa K.
12:20 01359 Graphene-Periodic Mesoporous Silica Nanocomposites *$Wang Z.-M., Wang W.-D., Ozin G.A.
12:20 01360 Effect of the Pre-acidification of Sepiolite on the Preparation of Catalysts Based on Gold Nanoparticles *Letaief S., Grant S., $Detellier C.
12:20 01361 Spectroscopic and Magnetic Properties of Colloidal Transition-Metal-Doped Transparent Conducting Oxide Nanocrystals for Spintronics Applications Farvid S.S., *$Radovanovic P.V.
12:20 01362 Time Resolved X-ray Excited Optical Luminescence of Nanostructured Zinc Oxide *Regier T.Z., Vogt J.M., Sammynaiken R., Ward M., $Sham T.K.
12:20 01363 Lead Sulfide Nanowires under Pressures: Phase Transitions and Structural Stabilities *Zhuravlev K.K., Song Y.
12:20 01364 Multifunctional Plasmonic Nanoparticles for Pathogen Detection *$Tay L.-L., Huang P.-J., Chau L.-K., Hulse J.E., Ryan S., Tanha J.
12:20 01365 Dye Regeneration Mechanism in the Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell: A Density-Functional Theory Study $Asaduzzaman A., Hu C.-H., *Schreckenbach G.
12:20 01366 Guar Hydroxypropyltrimethylammonium Chloride/Montmorillonite Nanocomposite Mansa R., Letaief S., Detellier C.
12:20 01367 Silicon Nanocrystals in Photonic Structures $Henderson E.J., *Ozin G.A.
12:20 01368 Soft X-ray Characterization of Germanium Nanocrystals: A Comparison Between Synthetic Methods Kelly J.A., Cavell R.G., Veinot J.G.C., Henderson E.J.
12:20 01369 Solid State Synthesis of Perovskites Exhibiting Nanoscale Periodicities *West D.V., Davies P.K.
12:20 01370 Investigation of Materials with High Index of Refraction for Photonic Crystal Fabrication McCool J.P., *Lipson R.
12:20 01371 Post Synthetic Modification of a Semi-Crystalline Titanium Phosphonate Metal Organic Framework for Proton Conductivity Applications Dawe S.B., *Taylor J.M., $Shimizu G.K.H.
12:20 01372 The Use of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide to Replicate Organic Structures via Titanium Dioxide Deposition Palazhchenko O., Trevani L.
12:20 01373 All-Inorganic CdTe/CdSe Thin Films Deposited Through Electrostatic Layer-by-Layer Assembly for Next Generation Photovoltaics Worfolk B.J., McClure S.A., *$Buriak J.M.
12:20 01374 Patterning of Silicon and Germanium Nanostructures using Block Copolymers Rodríguez Núńez J.R., Johnson M., *$Veinot J.G.C.
12:20 01375 Solvation and Charge Transfer in CdSe Nanocrystal Complexes with an Electro-Active Polymer Oh M.H.J., Chen M., Soleimani M., Curutchet C.E., Wilson G.J., Winnik M.A., *$Scholes G.D.
12:20 01376 High Aspect Ratio of Gold Nanorod Synthesis in Surfactant Gel Phases *$Singh K., Marangoni D.G.

Liquid Crystalline Materials

12:20 01377 Fluorescent Columnar Liquid Crystals Chen S., Raad F., *$Eichhorn S.H., Kaafarani B.R.
12:20 01378 Columnar Mesophases of Extended Hexaaza triphenylenes Chen S, *$Eichhorn S.H., Raad F.
12:20 01379 Designing "de Vries-like" Liquid Crystals: The Effect of End-Groups in Fluorenone-Based Liquid Crystals Rupar I., $Lemieux R.P.
12:20 01380 Composites of Gold Nanorods in Nematic Liquid Crystals Stamatoiu O., Freund M., *$Hegmann T.
12:20 01381 The Influence of Intra- and Intermolecular Frustration on the 'de Vries-like' Properties of Liquid Crystals Song Q., *Lemieux R.

Polymers for Biomedical Applications

12:20 01382 "Smart" Polymer-Lipid Hybrids: Synthesis and Characterization Saleem Q., *Mackinnon N.J., $Macdonald P.M.
12:20 01383 Auto Cross-linking Polyelectrolytes to Conformally Coat Individual Living Yeast Cells Foley P., Wiseman J, Burke N, $Stover H.
12:20 01384 Composition and Mechanical Properties of Crosslinkable Polyelectrolytes for Cell Encapsulation Kleinberger R.M., Burke N.A.D, *$Stöver H.D.H.
12:20 01385 Small, Stable and Monodisperse Bubbles Encapsulated with Biopolymers Park J.I., *Kumacheva E.
12:20 01386 Using Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Thickness Gradient Films to Investigate Cell Growth Sailer M., *Lai Wing Sun K., Kennedy T., $Barrett C.J.
12:20 01387 Crosslinked Polymer Hydrogels for Cell Encapsulation: Study of Crosslinking Chemistry Mohajeri S., Burke N.A.D., *Stover H.D.H
12:20 01388 A Microfluidic Approach to Creating Biological Microenvironments for Controlled Cell Fate Kumachev A., Tzadu L., Tumarkin E., *$Kumacheva E.
12:20 01389 Controlling the Surface Modification of Conducting Surfaces McTiernan C.D., *$Chahma M.
12:20 01390 Metal Chelating Polymers for Radioimmunotherapy Liu P., Lu Y., *Winnik M., Reilly R.
12:20 01391 Design of Polyelectrolytes Containing Photoresponsive Azobenzene-Peptide Monomers for Bio-switchable Multilayer Applications Goulet-Hanssens A., *$Barrett C.J.

Recent Advances in Organic Electronics

12:20 01392 P-functionalized Light-harvesting Dithienophospholes Chua C.J., Ren Y., *$Baumgartner T.
12:20 01393 Synthetic Studies Toward Fused Porphyrins Using Cycloisomerization Reactions Guecha D.P., *$Pollard M.M.
12:20 01394 Low Bandgap Dithienophosphole-Based Polythiophenes Wilson J.T., *$Baumgartner T.
12:20 01395 Sublimable Fluorinated Phenoxy Boron Subphthalocyanines in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes *Morse G.E., Helander M.G., Lu Z.H., $Bender T.P.
12:20 01396 Selenium and Tellurium Containing Conjugated Polymers Gibson G.L., Hollinger J.R., Jahnke A.A., *$Seferos D.S.
12:20 01397 EDOT and DAT Comonomers for New Conjugated Materials Bolduc A., *Skene W.
12:20 01398 Synthesis and Characterization of New Thiophene-based Automers for Conjugated Materials Bolduc A., Dong Y., *Skene W.G.
12:20 01399 Accounting for Dispersion Interactions in the Modeling of Molecular Electronics Materials McClure S.A., Buriak J.M., *$DiLabio G.A.
12:20 01400 Towards Phosphaorganic Dendrimers with an Iridium Complex Core Xing S., $Baumgartner T.
12:20 01401 Bulk Heterojunction Organic Photovoltaics: A Study on Carboxylic Acid Containing Polythiophenes in the Photoactive Layer Worfolk B.J., Rider D.A., Paton M, Harris K.D., *$Buriak J.M.
12:20 01402 Improved Electroluminescence Efficiency of Organic Light Emitting Diode by Silver Nanoparticles $Liu F., *Nunzi J.-M.
12:20 01403 Direct Charge Transfer between CdSe and TiO2 in Nanocrystal Heterostructures Hassan Y., Zhong H., *Scholes G.
12:20 01404 Steric and Electronic Effects on Photochromic Switching of C^N Chelate Four-Coordinate Organoboron Compounds Amarne H., *Wang S.
12:20 01405 Fabrication and Characterization of Carbon/Molecule/Metal Electronic Junctions: Area Scaling, High Yield and Reproducibility Ru J., Szeto B., Bonifas A.P., *$McCreery R.L.
12:20 01406 Techniques for Characterizing Organic Molecular Layers in Molecular Electronics Devices: Investigation of Molecular Integrity during Fabrication Processes Mahmoud A.M., Bergren A.J., Nikola P., *$McCreery R.L.
12:20 01407 Variation in Crystal Packing of Phenoxyboronsubphthalocyanines Directed by the Phenoxy Group Paton A.S., Morse G.E., Lough A., *$Bender T.P.
12:20 01408 Liquid Triarylamines Kamino B., Castrucci J., Tétreault N., Zakeeruddin S., *Graetzel M., $Bender T.P.
12:20 01409 Light-emitting Devices based on a Tris(bipyridyl) Ruthenium Emissive-Layer Blended in an Elastomeric Matrix Filiatrault H.L., *$Carmichael T.B.
12:20 End of Session

OR2Room 205 C

Carbohydrate Chemistry and Glycobiology (joint with BM5)

Organizer(s) - Mark Nitz
Chair(s) - M. Nitz

08:00 See BM5

12:20 End of Session

OR3Room 206 D

Dendritic Macromolecules: From Synthesis to Applications (joint with MS4)

Organizer(s) - TBA
Chair(s) - A. Kakkar

09:00 See MS4

12:20 End of Session

OR4Room 202 C


Organizer(s) - Mark S. Taylor
Chair(s) - V. Raj

08:00 01410 Exploiting Reagent Control in Rhodium Catalyzed Ring Opening Reactions of Unsymmetrical Oxabicyclic Alkenes *Webster R., $Lautens M.
08:20 01411 Highly Chemoselective Reductions of Secondary Amides to Aldehydes, Imines and Amines Pelletier G., Bechara W. S., *Charette A.B.
08:40 01412 Microwave Studies on the Enantioselectivity of a Pd-Catalyzed Polyene Cyclization Lucciola D., *$Keay B.A. WITHDRAWN
09:00 01413 Fe-catalyzed Epoxidation of Olefins using Hydrogen Peroxide Hasan K., *$Kozak C.M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01414 An Efficient, Modular Synthesis of Methyleneindenes Utilizing a Selective Tandem Cross-Coupling of gem-Dihaloolefins Bryan C.S., *$Lautens M.
10:40 01415 Increased Yields and Simplified Purification with a Second Generation Cobalt Catalyst for the Oxidative Formation of Trans-THF Rings Palmer C., Morra N.A., Stevens A.C., Bajtos B., Machin B.P., Pagenkopf B.L.
11:00 01416 Mechanistic Studies and New Reactivity in Palladium(0)-catalyzed Arylation at C(sp3)-H Bonds *Rousseaux S., Chung B., $Fagnou K.
11:20 01417 Recent Advances in the Development of Enantio- and Diastereoselective Palladium-Catalyzed Nitrogen Arylation Reactions Matarazzo A., Alkhouri B., Wylie R.S., *$Viirre R.D.
11:40 01418 Tandem Cyclopropane Ring-Opening/Conia-ene Reactions: An Efficient Route to Heterocyclic Motifs Grover H.K., Lebold T.P., Leduc A.B., *$Kerr M.A.
12:00 01419 Cascade Chemo-and Biocatalysis in Ionic Liquid: One-pot Synthesis of Chiral Biaryl Alcohols Gauchot V., *Schmitzer A.R.
12:20 End of Session

OR7Room 206 B

Nanochemistry (joint with IN7)

Organizer(s) - Hicham Fenniri; Jonathan Veinot
Chair(s) - U.D. Hemraz; H. Fenniri

08:00 01420 Functional Polymer/Carbon Nanotube Sensors for Ionizing Radiation Detection *Lobez J.M., $Swager T.M.
08:20 01421 Synthesis of Fluorine-Containing Molecular Rotors and Their Assembly on Gold Nanoparticle *$Morin J.-F., Thibeault D., Auger M.
08:40 01422 Bis(Hemicages) as New Motifs for Chemosensors and Molecular Logic Gates St-Pierre G., Fortin D., *$Zysman-Colman E.
09:00 01423 Growth of Gold Nanoparticles via a Photochemical Seeding Approach McGilvray K.L., *Schwartz-Narbonne R., $Scaiano J.C.
09:20 01424 Modulating Molecular Recognition through Strategic Design *$Gibbs-Davis J.M., Lam J., Bhogal R., Tang A.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01425 Three-Dimensional DNA Structures with Moving Parts: Loading and Selective Release of Cargo for Biological and Materials Applications *$Sleiman H., Lo P.K., Aldaye F.A., Yang H., McLaughlin C.K., Hamblin G.D.
11:00 01426 Dialing Up the Power - Reversible "Remote-Control" Photoswitching using Upconverting Nanoparticles Boyer J.C., Carling C.J., Gates B.D., *$Branda N.R.
11:20 01427 Interfacial Photo-Wolff Rearrangement for the Modification of Gold Nanoparticles Snell K.E., Johnson M., *Workentin M.S.
11:40 01428 Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Bio-Inspired Functional Nanostructures *$Voyer N., Otis F., Hartwick K., Racine-Berthiaume C., Arseneault M.
12:20 End of Session

OR8Room 205 B D

Organic Synthesis: Stereocontrol

Organizer(s) - Greg Dake
Chair(s) - A. Orellana

08:00 01429 Iminium Ion Diels- Alder Reactions Toward the Synthesis of Spiro-Prorocentrimine $Evans D.A., Speed A. W. H., Bindschadler P., Pero J., Juhl M., Borg G., Chiu A., Brandl T.
08:20 01430 Enantioselective Desymmetrization of Bicyclic Hydrazines and 7-Azanorbornenes using Chiral Rhodium-NHC Complexes as Catalysts: An Alternative Route to Epibatidine Bexrud J.A., $Lautens M.
08:40 01431 Development of a Lewis Base Catalyzed, Enantioselective Selenolactonization Reaction Collins W., $Denmark S.E. WITHDRAWN
09:00 01432 Total Synthesis of (+)-isatisine A Karadeolian A., *$Kerr M.A.
Alfred Bader Award Lecture

09:20 01433 Design and Stereoselective Synthesis of Medicinal Agents via Chemoenzymatic Methods: The Story of Amarrylidaceae and Morphine Alkaloids and Tamiflu *$Hudlicky T.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01434 Stereomanaged Syntheses of Some Terpenoids and Alkaloids *$Spino C., Dion A., Douville J., Gagnon D., Tremblay F., Allan M., Léveillé P., Joly M.-A.
11:00 01435 Amphidinolide C, Two Ways Morra N.A., $Pagenkopf B.L.
11:20 01436 Cascade of Azomethine Ylide Cycloaddition and Nucleophilic Cyclization: a New Synthetic Approach Toward Daphnilactone B and Congeners *$Bélanger G., Darsigny V., Doré M., Boudreault J., Lévesque F.
11:40 01437 New Advances with Carbene Catalysis *$Scheidt K.A.
12:20 End of Session

PT2Room 201 D

Coherence and Decoherence in Molecular Dynamics

Organizer(s) - Paul Brumer

09:20 01438 Coherent Control of Retinal in Bacteriorhodopsin in Strong Fields: The Myths and Reality *Prokhorenko V.I., Halpin A., Johnson P.J.M., Brown L.S., $Miller R.J.D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01439 Ab Initio Multiple Spawning and Decoherence Around Conical Intersections Martinez T.J.
11:00 01440 Non-resonant, non-perturbative Dynamic Stark Control of Quantum Dynamics *$Stolow A.
11:40 01441 Understanding Excited State Dynamics Using Quantum Control Tools *$Kleiman V.D.
12:20 End of Session

PT3Room 201 C

Electrochemistry and Electrocatalysis

Organizer(s) - Gregory Jerkiewicz; Michael Eikerling

08:00 See AN4

12:20 End of Session

PT4Room 203 D

Force Spectroscopy on Macromolecules: From Single Molecules to Materials (joint with MS5)

Organizer(s) - Hongbin Li
Chair(s) - M. Grandbois; C. Yip

08:00 See MS5

12:00 End of Session

PT9Room 201 F

Theoretical Chemical Physics

Organizer(s) - Jeremy Schofield; Dvira Segal

08:40 01442 Studies of the Dissociation of Charged Protein Complexes in the Gas Phase Wanasundara S.N., Fegan S., *$Thachuk M.
09:20 01443 Spectroscopic Response Functions from Semiclassical Dynamics Gruenbaum S.M., *$Loring R.F.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01444 Generalized Ensemble Methods for Conformational Sampling of Rugged Energy Landscapes *$Pomčs R., Rauscher S., Neale C.
11:00 01445 Steering Electrons on Moving Pathways *$Beratan D.N.
11:40 01446 Molecular Mechanism of Selective Cation Binding to Membrane Proteins Zhao C., Lev B., Noskov S.Y.
12:20 End of Session

PTPConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - M. Cynthia Goh
Chair(s) - C. Goh

From 12:20 until 13:40

Poster sessions are from 12:20 - 13:40 and 17:40 - 19:20.

Solid State NMR: Methods and Applications

12:20 01447 Designing and Tuning Fisher's Pattern for Raman Studies of Organized Bioassemblies *$Lagugné-Labarthet F., Galarreta B.C.
12:20 01448 A New Method for the Calculation of NMR Chemical Shifts in Periodic Systems Based on Gauge Including Atomic Orbitals and Density Functional Theory *$Ziegler T., Skachkov D., Krykunov M., Kadantsev E.
12:20 01449 Solid-State 115In and 109Ag NMR Study of In+ and Ag+ in Neutral Weakly Coordinating Environments Lo A.Y.H., Jurca T., Richeson D.S., *Bryce D.L.
12:20 01450 Multinuclear Solid-State NMR of Octahedral YF3 Nanoparticles Lucier B.E.G., Lemyre J, Ritcey A.M., *$Schurko R.W.
12:20 01451 The Utilization of Frequency-Swept Echo Pulse Sequences for Bandwidth Improvement in Wideline Solid-State NMR Spectra Harris K.J., Mireault C., *$Schurko R. W.
12:20 01452 Solid-State Iodine-127 NMR Spectroscopy and GIPAW DFT Study of Inorganic Iodide-Containing Systems Widdifield C.M., *Bryce D.L.
12:20 01453 Influence of Doping PWA/ SiO2 Inorganic Material into Nafion Studied Using Solid-State NMR Ma C.Y., $Goward G.R.
12:20 01454 Solid-State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Polyphosphazenes Borisov A.S., Hazendonk P., Hayes P.G.

Graduate Student Posters - Solid State NMR: Methods and Applications

12:20 01455 73Ge Solid State NMR Investigation of Germanium Halides using Ultra High Magnetic Fields and DFT Calculations Greer B.J., Michaelis V.K., *$Kroeker S.
12:20 01456 Paramagnetic Interactions and Cation Ordering in Double Perovskite, Ba2YMO6 (M=Mo, Re, Ru): 89Y and 137Ba NMR Spectroscopy Michaelis V.K., Aharen T., Greedan J.E., *$Kroeker S.
12:20 01457 Natural Abundance Solid-State 67Zn NMR Characterization of Microporous Zinc Phosphites with Large Pores at Ultrahigh Magnetic Field Sutrisno A., Xu J., Liu L., *$Huang Y.
12:20 01458 An Investigation of the Formation of Microporous Materials, AlPO4-5 and AlPO4-11, under Ionothermal Conditions Xu J., *$Huang Y.
12:20 01459 A Study of the Crystallization of SAPO-34 Molecular Sieve by Dry Gel Conversion Method Zhang L., *$Huang Y.
12:20 End of Session

SS1Room 201 C

Electrochemistry and Electrocatalysis (joint with AN4)

Organizer(s) - Gregory Jerkiewicz; Michael Eikerling

08:00 See AN4

12:20 End of Session

SS3Room 201 A

Nanostructures: Structure-Property Relationships and Applications

Organizer(s) - Sylvie Morin

08:40 01460 Studying Bio-molecules by Plasmonic Nanostructures Ahamad N.U., *Ianoul A.
09:00 01461 Self-Assembled Monolayers of Unsymmetrical Dithiophosphinic Acids San Juan R.R., $Breen Carmichael T.
09:20 01462 Noble Metal Nanoparticle Structures and Light Scattering Spectroscopies *$Tay L.-L., Hulse J.E., Kennedy D.A., Pezacki J.P.
09:40 01463 Direct Correlation of Structures and Nanomechanical Properties of Multicomponent Lipid Bilayers Sullan R.M.A., Li J.K., *$Zou S.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 01464 Directing the Binding and Structure of Dithiophosphinic acid (DTPA) Self-Assembled Monolayers Using Substrate Morphology *$Carmichael T.B., Miller M.S., San Juan R.R.
10:40 01465 Structural Characterization of a Composite Ionic and Electronic Conducting Membrane McEleney K., McFarlane S., Day B., *$Freund M.S.
11:00 01466 Spacing control of OMCVD Grown Au NPs vis Ion Bombardment Rezaee A., *$Mittler S.
11:20 01467 Gold-Silica Core-Shell Nanoparticles Used in Concert with Bacteriophage for Bacterial Detection Vanderkooy A., $Brook M.A.
11:40 01468 Characterization of Fluorescently-labeled Gold Nanoparticles with Minimal Fluorescence Quenching Using Ensemble and Single-Molecule Fluorescence Measurements $Lu Y., Dasog M., Scott R.W.J., *Paige M.F.
12:00 01469 Investigation of Protein Nanotube Formation on Modified Gold Surfaces Using AFM Zahedi Jasbi Sh.Z., Lombardo S., Audette G.F., Morin S.
12:20 End of Session

UPBMConstitution Hall

Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01470 Metal-Cored Photodynamic Therapy Anti-Cancer Agents Grenga P.N., Griffiths J.R., Ludwig J.N., Skelhorne-Gross G., Greene R.S., *$Priefer R.
12:20 01471 Investigation of the Enzyme Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase A from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Wang J., $Honek J.F.
12:20 01472 Novel Study of Alzheimer's Disease: Detection of Amyloid Fibril Formation via Electrochemical Oxidation of Benzothiazole Dyes Hung V., *Veloso A., $Kerman K.
12:20 01473 Protein-Doped Silica Monoliths: A New Platform for Natural Product Drug Screening Fortuna J.N., *Smith A.M., Forsberg E., $Brennan J.D.
12:20 01474 Toward KIE Measurement by Natural Abundance 2H-NMR: Acid-and Enzyme-Catalyzed Hydrolysis of Beta- and Alpha-Methyl Glucoside Lukenda N., Fei F., Wang Y.C., Bain A.D., *$Berti P.J.
12:20 01475 Discovery of Macplocimine-A, a Unique 18-Membered Resorcylic Acid Natural Product Isolated from Marine Microbial Mats Consisting of Thioploca chileae *Wang W., Thuss J.A.J., $Magarvey N.A.
12:20 01476 Signal Enhancement of Lantibiotics Using Capillary Electrophoresis Dever B.R., $Donkor K.K.
12:20 01477 The Role of Hydrogen-Bonding Interactions on the Toxicity of the Trichothecenes T2 and Deoxynivalenol Shank R.A., Foroud N.A., Chaudhary P., Hazendonk P., Eudes F.
12:20 01478 Synthesis of Molecular Probes for the Rescue Site in Mutant Cystic Fibrosis Protein Denning R.A., *$Viirre R.D.
12:20 01479 Examining the Structural Activity Relationship of Oxazoline Cisplatin Analogues on their Biological Activity Towards Cancer Cells Jolly L., *$Gossage R.A., Marshall J., Gardiner M.A.
12:20 End of Session

UPCEConstitution Hall

Chemical Education

Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01480 High School Chemistry - Teachers' Perspectives on Assessment and Curriculum Lee J., Colasanto M., Genkin I., Gao D., Cosolo L., Hoang K., Plobner E., Nguyen B., Wang C.A., Gewarges M., Ng G., Pfefferle J., Hu C., *$Stone D.C.
12:20 01481 Evaluation of Students' Realization of Laboratory Learning Goals Associated with an Acid/Base Buffer Experiment in a Large, Introductory Undergraduate Lab Chang Y.C., Sachedina A., Zhou J., Duis J.M., Nussbaum S., Stewart J., *$Schafer L.L., Wolff P.
12:20 01482 Assessment of Student Achievement of Learning Goals Associated with a Liquid-Liquid Extraction of Caffeine Experiment in a Large Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Course Zhou J., Sachedina A., Chang Y.C., Duis J.M., Nussbaum S., Stewart J., *$Schafer L.L., Wolff P.
12:20 01483 Attainment of Learning Goals Associated with an Electrochemistry Experiment in a Large, Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Course Sachedina A., Schafer L.L., Nussbaum S., Stewart J., Wolff P., Zhou J., Chang Y.C., $Duis J.M.
12:20 01484 Chemical Contents of Tea Vinayak R., *Vinayak P.
12:20 01485 Carbon Dioxide and Global Warming Vinayak P., Vinayak R.
12:20 End of Session

UPENConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01486 Active Transport and Retention of Inorganic Carbon in Leptolyngbya sp. de Araujo E.D., $Espie G.S.
12:20 End of Session

UPINConstitution Hall


Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 00052 A New Synthetic Route to Poly(oxothiazenes) [N=S(O)R]n Aldeva V., Gezahegn S., Quinn J., *$McWilliams A.
12:20 00053 Towards the Synthesis of Inverse Crown Metal Containing Macrocycles Based on Zirconocene Coupling of Diynes Quinn J., *$McWilliams A.
12:20 01273 Novel Chromium-Based NPN Complex for Ethylene Oligomerization in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous State Chung Y.C, *Gambarotta S.G, $Licciulli S.L, Duchateau R.D
12:20 01487 Photoisomerisation and Guest-Host Properties of Boron-Functionalized Platinum Dimers Lee K.A., Rao Y., Ricketts P.J., *Wang S.
12:20 01488 Luminescent Sensors for Zinc Ions Varlan M., *Sun Y., $Wang S.
12:20 01489 The First Structurally Stable 5-Coordinate Polystannane Komejan S., Foucher D.
12:20 01490 Bis(iminopyrrolyl)cobalt(II) Complexes for Controlled Radical Polymerization Sanders J.W., Henderson R.W., *$McNeil W.S.
12:20 01491 Inclusion Compounds of Hydrophobic Dipeptides and the Causes of their Instability Brown C.T., *Soldatov D.V.
12:20 01492 Synthesis and Characterization of Multilayer Core-shell Nanoprobes Based on Metal-Enhanced FRET for Biosensing Applications Ratelle O., Brouard D., L.-Viger M., Rioux M., Rainville L., Bracamonte A.G., *Boudreau D.
12:20 01493 Lithium Complexes of Amine-bis(phenolate) Ligands as Initiators for the Ring-opening Polymerization of Cyclic Esters Reckling A.M., *Kozak C.M.
12:20 01494 Trinuclear Nickel Catalysts for Olefin Polymerization Resanovic S., *$Gossage R.A., Foucher D.A., Lough A.J.
12:20 01495 Encapsulation of Different Silver Nanoparticles Morphologies with Gold and Silica McEachran M., *Kitaev V.
12:20 01496 Enolate-Oxazoline Hydrid Ligand Complexes of Molydenum(VI) Petrov A., *$Gossage R.A., Lough A.J.
12:20 01497 Photochemical Preparation of Au Nanoparticles on Solid Supports and Their Application Towards Epoxidation Catalysts Crites C.-O.L., Hallett-Tapley G., McGilvray K.L., Gonzalez-Bejar M., Scaiano J.C.
12:20 01498 d-block Coordination Polymers of 2,1,3-Benzoselenadiazole Lee L.(M.), Elder P.J.W., *Vargas-Baca I.
12:20 01499 Reactivity of N-Heterocyclic Phosphenium Systems Hendsbee A.D., Giffin N.A., *$Masuda J.D.
12:20 End of Session

UPORConstitution Hall

Organic Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01500 Decomposition Properties of Dibenzylic Sulfites Grenga P.N., *$Priefer R.
12:20 01501 Green Halogenation: Catalyst-free Electrophilic Substitution of "Br+" on Aromatic Heterocycles in Acetic Acid Solvent D'Aleo D.N., *$MacKinnon C.D., Gottardo C., Rohr D.J.
12:20 01502 Anthraquinone-Based Discotic Liquid Crystals Murschell A.E., $Sutherland T.C.
12:20 01503 Multidentate N,S-based Pyridyl and S-Functionalized N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligand Frameworks for Transition Metal Catalysts Cross E., *$Bierenstiel M.
12:20 01504 Unique First and Second Generation Analogues of Small Molecule Sensitizers to Anoikis in Prostate Cancer Cells Syed A., Dalili S.
12:20 01505 Towards the Synthesis of New Alkoxy-Substituted Hexabenzotriphenylenes Cochran M.A., *$Maly K.E.
12:20 01506 9,9'-Spirobifluorene as a Molecular Building Block for Organic Porous Solids Williamson C.L., *$Maly K.E.
12:20 01507 Synthesis and Characterisation of Chiral Oxazoline Enolates and Their Application in Asymmetric Transformations Mahdi T., *$Gossage R.A., Lough A.J.
12:20 01508 Synthesis of Chiral Phosphine Ligands for use in Asymmetric Buchwald-Hartwig Reactions Alkhouri B., *$Viirre R.D.
12:20 01509 High-Order Cyclodextrin Complexes: Investigation Into Effects of Substituents to The Naphthalene System Santiago C., *Evans C.
12:20 01510 A Novel Synthesis of Heptiptycene Using Diels-Alder Reactions Peeters T.G., *$Maly K.E.
12:20 End of Session

UPPTConstitution Hall

Physical, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01511 Is the Condensed Fukui Function Negative in Charge Disproportionation Compounds? Rabi N., Echegaray E., $Ayers P.W.
12:20 01512 A Matrix Isolation FTIR Investigation of the Fragmentation Products Following Charge Transfer Ionization of Vinyl Fluoride Linford B.D., Parnis J.M., *Thompson M.G.K.
12:20 01513 Modeling Electronic Energy Transfer in Light-Harvesting Proteins via Theoretical Simulations of Two-Dimensional Photon Echo Spectroscopy Dinshaw R., Casey J.P., $Scholes G.D.
12:20 01514 Solution & Solid State NMR Spectroscopy of New Fluoroamines and b-Blockers: Applications in Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry Shank R.A., van Oosten E.M., Vasdev N., Gerken M., $Hazendonk P.
12:20 01515 Theoretical Study of Charge-Shift Bonding in Propellanes Istvankova Z., *$Keefe C.D.
12:20 01516 Infrared & Raman Studies of Cyclopentane, Cyclopentane-d10, n-Pentane and n-Pentane-d12 Jaspers-Fayer S., *$Keefe C.D.
12:20 End of Session

UPSSConstitution Hall

Surface Science

Organizer(s) - Cecilia Kutas
Chair(s) - C. Kutas

12:20 01517 Synthesis of ~4 nm sized Nanoparticles Via Ligand Exchange and Their Film Morphology, Interparticle Distances and Reversibility at an Air-Water Interface McLaughlin D.T., *Meli M.-V.
12:20 01518 The Internal Structuring of a Silicone Polymer for Controlled Release Whinton M., Brook M.A., Nayef L., So H.
12:20 End of Session

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