93rd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition


Wednesday PM

AN3Room 202 B

Biomaterials and Bioanalysis (joint with BM2)

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

13:40 01844 The Development of a Biologically Active Coating for the Reduction of Post-Stent Restenosis Benvenuto P., $Thompson M.
14:00 01845 Counting Colours with Quantum Dots and FRET: The Development of Multiplexed Solid-Phase Hybridization Assays Algar W.R., *$Krull U.J.
14:20 01846 Nanostructuring of Sensors Determines the Efficiency of Biomolecular Capture Bin X., Sargent E.H., *$Kelley S.O.
14:40 01847 Optimization of Sensor Geometry and Size for Rapid and Sensitive Bacterial Detection Soleymani L., Fang Z., $Sargent E.H., *Kelley S.O.
15:00 01848 Gold Nanoparticles on Titanium and Interaction with Prototype Protein Padmos J.D., Dunbar M., *$Zhang P.
15:20 01849 An Electrochemical Approach for Detecting Inhibition of -Synuclein Aggregation $Chan T., Wang X.Y., Li Q., *Kerman K.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01850 Nanopore Analysis: Sensing the Conformations of a Single ATP-Binding-Aptamer Ying Y.L., Wang H.Y., Sutherland T., *$Long Y.T.
16:20 01851 Optimization of Aptamer-Gadolinium Conjugates for Potential Application in Targeted MRI Contrast Agents Bernard E.D., Beking M.A., *$DeRosa M.C.
16:40 01852 The Relation between Ferrocenemethanol and Multidrug Resistance and its Application to Biological Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy $Kuss S., Beaulieu I., Mezour M.A., Geissler M., Annabi B., *Mauzeroll J.
17:00 01853 SECM Study of a Biomimetic Model: Enzymatic Synthesis of an Organometallic Liposome and its Physical-Chemical Characterisation $Correia Ledo D., Cornut R., *Mauzeroll J.
17:20 End of Session

BM2Room 202 B

Biomaterials and bioanalysis (joint with AN3)

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

13:40 See AN3

17:20 End of Session

BM6Room 203 B

From In Silico to In Vivo: Strategies for Probing Molecular Phenomena at Biological Interfaces (joint with SS2)

Organizer(s) - Chris M. Yip
Chair(s) - C.M. Yip

13:40 See SS2

15:40 End of Session

BM7Room 202 C

General

Organizer(s) - Deborah Zamble

13:40 01854 Irreversible Sequestering of Cationic Peptides by Heparin $Nitz M., Rullo A.F.
14:00 01855 Brønsted Analysis of a Pseudo-Deglycosylation Reaction: Mechanism of Desialylation in Sialidases Shidmoossavee F.S., *Cheng L., Watson J.N., $Bennet A.J.
14:20 01856 Cloning, Expression and Purification of Human L-glutamine:D-fructose-6-phosphate amidotransferase 1 (hGFAT1), a Novel Target for the Treatment and Prevention of Complications Associated with Diabetes Mellitus Walter L.A., *$Capretta F., Werstuck G.H.
14:40 01857 Synthesis of New Analogs of Selecoxib as Cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2) Inhibitors *Behravan J., Entezari Heravi R., Hadizadeh H., Tavakol Afshari J., Sankian M.
15:00 01858 Transition-Metal Complexes of 6-Methylpyridine-2-carbaldehyde-N(4)-ethylthiosemicarbazone (6HM4ETSC) and their Anticancer Activities; Crystal Structures of VO2(6M4ETSC) and Pt(6M4ETSC)Cl Elsayed S.A., El-Hendawy A.M., Mostafa S.I., Jean Claude B.J., Todorova M., Butler I.S.
15:20 01859 Developement of Dual Prodrug Conjugates for the Treatment of Osteoporosis *Arns S., $Young R.N.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01860 Label-free Imaging of Host Lipid Droplets' Dynamic Interactions in Human Hepatoma Cells Expressing HCV Core *Lyn R.K., Kennedy D.K., Ridsdale A., Stolow A., $Pezacki J.P.
16:20 01861 Systematic Optimization of Sandwich ELISA Microarray for Detection of Breast Cancer Biomarkers using Taguchi Design Luo W., Pla-Roca M., *Juncker D.
16:40 01862 Precursors of Ethanolamine Plasmalogen Biosynthesis Reduce Cholesterol Levels in Human Embryonic Kidney Cells *$Ahiahonu P. W. K., Mankidy R., Hong M., Jayasinghe D., Ritchie S., Wood P.L., Khan A.M., Goodenowe D.B. WITHDRAWN
17:00 End of Session

BM11Room 203 A

Protein Design and Engineering

Organizer(s) - Jumi Shin
Chair(s) - J. Shin

13:40 01863 New Approaches to Enzymatic Glycoside Synthesis Through Directed Evolution *$Withers S.G., Armstrong Z., Reitinger S., Hancock S., Aharoni A., Kim Y.-W., Rich J.R., Yang G.
14:20 01864 Minimalist DNA-binding Proteins from Rational Design and In Vivo Directed Evolution De Jong A.T., $Shin J.A.
14:40 01865 Halogenases: Better Living through 'Natural' Chemistry *$Zechel D.L.
15:00 01866 Engineering the Drug-binding Capacity of a Human Drug-target Enzyme *$Pelletier J.N., Gadler P., Volpato J.P., Guerrero V., Fossati E., Yachnin B.J., Berguis A.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01867 Decoding Toxicity: Characterization of a Type I Toxin in Escherichia coli Mok W.K., *$Li Y.
16:20 01868 Probing the Active Site of Cystathionine b-Lyase Lodha P.H., *$Aitken S.M.
16:40 01869 Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers: Enhancing Nitrite Reductase Activity of Modified Hemoglobin Lui F.E., $Kluger R.
17:00 01870 Kinetic and Structural Studies of Highly Mutated Class A b-lactamases Clouthier C.M., Morin S., Gobeil S., Gagné S., *$Pelletier J.N.
17:20 01871 Engineering Fluorescent Proteins into New Biotools: Manipulation of Topology and Oligomerization $Campbell R.E.
18:00 End of Session

BM12Room 205 C

Radiopharmaceuticals (joint with OR9)

Organizer(s) - Neil Vasdev
Chair(s) - D. Abrams; D. Green

13:40 01872 Imaging Probe Discovery for Angiogenesis; From Rational to Random Design *$Luyt L.G.
14:20 01873 Challenging Radiochemistry: Useful Insights into the Radiosynthesis of [18F]Flumazenil Kostikov A., *$Schirrmacher R.
14:40 01874 Aqueous, Room Temperature 18F Chemistry: A Preliminary Evaluation of a New Prosthetic Approach *Inkster J.A.H., Pourghiasian M., Ait-Mohand S., Ruth T.J., Bénard F., Guérin B., Schaffer P., $Storr T.
15:00 01875 Production of High Specific Activity Isotopes for Radioimaging and Therapy at McMaster Nuclear Reactor *$Armstrong A.F.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01876 Non-HPLC Methods for the Production of F-18, C-11 and Ga-68 Radiopharmaceuticals Yordanov A., Combs M., Stimson D., LeBars D., Shulman S., Soylu A., Bagci H., Mueller M.
16:20 01877 Biting the Bullet: Multi-Step Chemistry with Short-Lived Isotopes *$Vasdev N., Houle S., Wilson A.A.
17:00 End of Session

BM13Room 202 D

The Chemistry and Biology of Natural Products (joint with OR13)

Organizer(s) - Nathan Magarvey; Paul Harrison
Chair(s) - P. Harrison

13:40 See OR13

18:00 End of Session

EN4Room 205 A

Inorganic Elements in the Environment (joint with IN4)

Organizer(s) - Subhash Mojumdar; Jeffrey Cutler
Chair(s) - D. Peak; M. Melnik

13:40 01878 Probing Magnetism of Individual Fe3O4 and Fe3S4 Bacterial Nanocrystals by X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism in a Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscope Lam K.P., *$Hitchcock A.P., Obst M., Bazylinski D.A., Lins U.
14:00 01879 Uses of Synchrotron Radiation in Anthropology and Dentistry Martin R.R., Naftel S., Nelson A., *Stakiw J.
14:20 01880 Protection of Pipelines from Environmental Deterioration by a Special Cement Blend Bound in Geosynthetics Liner *Mojumdar S.C., Janotka I.
14:40 01881 The Effect of Steady-State Water Radiolysis on Metal Ion Solubility $Yakabuskie P.A., Joseph J.M., Alrehaily L.M., *Wren J.C.
15:00 01882 Atmospheric Mercury in Toronto: Source, Concentration, Distribution, and Deposition Lu J., *Tharumakulasingam K., $Cheng I., Zhang X., Cairns E., Awad K., Hamza K., Yap D.
15:20 End of Session

IN1Room 206 F

Biodegradable / Green Polymers: Catalysis to Materials (joint with MS2)

Organizer(s) - Parisa Mehrkhodavandi
Chair(s) - P. Mehrkhodavandi

13:40 01883 Switchable Surfactants for the Preparation of Polymers Jessop P.G., Cunningham M.F.
14:20 01884 Enzyme-Mediated Silicon Chemistry: Green Routes to Silicon-Based Polymeric Materials Frampton M.B., Arnelien K., Subczynska I.T., *$Zelisko P.M.
14:40 01885 Synthesis of New Hybrid Mineral / Renewable Sol-Gel Matrices by Inter-Cross-Linking Siloxane Based Polymers with Polysaccharides *$Bliard C., Vreugdenhil A.J.
15:00 01886 Using Supercritical Fluids to Produce Nanomaterials and Nanodevices *$Charpentier P.A.
15:40 End of Session

IN3Room 206 D

General

Organizer(s) - Robert Morris
Chair(s) - P.H.M. Budzelaar

13:40 01887 Rhodium and Iridium Silyl Pincer Complexes: Applications in N-H Bond Activation Morgan E., $Turculet L.
14:00 01888 CH Bond Activation by Ni(0) Bis(phosphine) Complexes: A Mechanistic and Theoretical Study of Rapid CH and Slow CF Activation Hatnean J.A., $Johnson S.A.
14:20 01889 Exploration of Electronic Properties of Singlet Dioxygen as a Ligand in Rh(I) Complexes Covelli D., *$Kennepohl P.
14:40 01890 Novel Chiral Phosphonium Indenylide Complexes of Titanium and Ruthenium Fowler K.G., Littlefield S.L., Sonnenberg J.F., *$Baird M.C.
15:00 01891 Reactivity of Diamido-Actinide Organometallic Complexes Hayes C.E., *$Leznoff D.B.
15:20 01892 Scorpionates Complexes - Towards an Electrochemical Switch? $Vachon J., Mayoral M., Aymé-Perrot D., Soldera A., *Schougaard S.B.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01893 Selective Oxidative Addition Reactions of Fluorinated Aromatics with Ni(0) and a Nitrogen Ancillary Ligand Doster M.E., *Johnson S.A.
16:20 01894 Inclusion Compounds with Low-Dimensional Metal Complexes or Lower Peptides as the Molecules of Host: Control Over Self-Assembly Through a Systematic Variation of Molecular Constituents *Soldatov D.V., Okeke E.B., Brown C.T., Yazdani A., Chirmanov V.V.
16:40 01895 Exploitation of p-Donor Substituents Dyker C.A.
17:00 End of Session

IN4Room 205 A

Inorganic Elements in the Environment (joint with EN4)

Organizer(s) - S.C. Mojumdar; J. Cutler
Chair(s) - D. Peak; M. Melnik

13:40 See EN4

15:20 End of Session

IN5Room 206 C

Interplay of Ligand Design and Small Molecule Activation

Organizer(s) - Michael Fryzuk
Chair(s) - J. Love

13:40 01896 Exploiting P,N-Ligands for the Palladium-Catalyzed Cross-coupling of Aryl chlorides and Amines: Broad Substrate Scope, Chemoselectivity, and Novel Room Temperature Ammonia Arylation Chemistry *$Stradiotto M.
14:20 01897 Enatiomerically Pure Phosphaalkene Based Ligands for Use in Asymmetric Allylic Alkylation Dugal-Tessier J., Dake G.R., Gates D.P.
14:40 01898 A Return to the Iron Age: C-C Cross-coupling Using Amine-bis(phenolate) Iron Complexes *$Kozak C.M.
15:00 01899 Asymmetric Lithiation of BF3-Activated Aminoferrocenes: Synthesis and Applications of Enantiopure Ligands Van Belle L., Zaifman J., *Metallinos C.
15:20 01900 Novel Phosphinimine Based Pincer Complexes: Coordination Chemistry and Reactivity Cariou R., Graham T. W., Dahcheh F., $Stephan D.W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01901 Electronic and Steric Effects of Ligands on the Activity of Iron Catalysts *$Morris R.H., Mikhailine A.A., Lagaditis P.O., Sues P., Lough A.J., Meyer N.
16:40 01902 Metal-Ligand Bifunctional Homogeneous Ionic Hydrogenation by a Ruthenium(II) Complex containing 6,6'-Diamino-2,2'-bipyridine Di Mondo D., *$Schlaf M. WITHDRAWN
17:00 01903 Dinitrogen Activation at an Electron-rich Ruthenium Centre Blacquiere J.M., Gorelsky S.I., $Fogg D.E.
17:20 01904 Hemilability, Catalysis and Diverse Coordination Chemistry of ortho-Phosphinoaniline Complexes of Rhodium and Ruthenium Hounjet L.J., Bierenstiel M., Ferguson M.J., McDonald R., *$Cowie M.
17:40 01905 Ligand-based Binding of Alkenes and 1,3-Dienes to Metal Dithiolenes: Production of New Ligands and Activation of Sulfur Heterocycles *$Fekl U., Harrison D.J., Nguyen N., Kerr M.J., Gapinska A.
18:00 End of Session

IN7Room 206 B

Nanochemistry (joint with OR7)

Organizer(s) - Hicham Fenniri; Jonathan Veinot
Chair(s) - M. Johnson

13:40 See OR7

15:40 End of Session

IN9Room 206 A

Rings, Chains, and Polymers with Inorganic Elements

Organizer(s) - Daniel Foucher
Chair(s) - E. Rivard

13:40 01906 Asymmetric Phosphorus-based Heterotetracene: A Versatile Core Towards N-type Semiconducting Materials Ren Y., *$Baumgertner T.
14:00 01907 Towards Dithienophosphole-based Molecular Dyes for Dye-Sensitized-Solar Cells Gordon T.J., Henderson M.A., Berlinguette C.P., *$Baumgartner T.
14:20 01908 Multimetallic Macrocycles: En Route to Molecule-Based Nanotubes Frischmann P.D., Guieu S., *$MacLachlan M.J.
15:00 01909 Hexatomic, Boat-Shaped, Cross-Linked, Bis(iminophosphorano)methanediide Pincer Carbon Bridged Photoluminescent Copper Clusters Capped with Methyl or Halide Bridges *$Cavell R.G., Ma G.-B., Ferguson M.J., McDonald R.
15:20 01910 Transition Metal Hydrazides for Kubas Type Hydrogen Storage *$Antonelli D.M., Hoang T.K.A., Hamaed A., Trudeau M.E., Hung M.V.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01911 Characterization of High Order Ruthenium Chloride Clusters from a Stable "Sugar-Coated" Ruthenium-blue Solution by MALDI-TOF-MS Boncheff A.G., $Monteiro M.A.
16:20 01912 Dimerization Equilibria of Dibutyltin Dialkoxides in the Presence and Absence of Fluoride Whittleton S.R., Forget S., Boyd R.J., *$Grindley T.B.
16:40 01913 Cationic Zinc Species as Highly Active Catalysts for the Polymerization of Lactide Wheaton C.A., $Hayes P.G.
17:00 End of Session

MS2Room 206 F

Biodegradable / Green Polymers: Catalysis to Materials (joint with IN1)

Organizer(s) - Parisa Mehrkhodavandi
Chair(s) - P. Mehrkhodavandi

13:40 See IN1

15:40 End of Session

MT4Room 201 E

Liquid Crystalline Materials (joint with OR5)

Organizer(s) - Kenneth Maly

13:40 01914 Novel Colloidal and Interfacial Phenomena in Liquid Crystalline Systems Abbott N.L.
14:20 01915 Synthesis of Double Side-Chain Liquid Crystalline Block Copolymers via RAFT and Their Photo-Responsive Behaviors Zhao Y., Tong X., Qi B., *Zhao Y.
14:40 01916 Investigating the Conformational Distribution of Substituted 2,2'-spirobiindan-1,1'-dione Dopants in the SmC* Phase by Correlating Transverse Molecular Dipole with Observed Ps $Cui Q., *Lemieux R.P.
15:00 01917 Complex Columnar Mesomorphism of Helicene Derivatives *Eichhorn S.H., Shcherbina M.A., Zeng X., Tadjiev T., Ungar G., Phillips K.E.S., Vyklicky L., Katz T.J.
15:20 01918 Structure-Property Relationships in Smectic Liquid Crystals: Molecular Frustration and Smectic Layer Contraction *$Lemieux R.P., Song Q., Ayub K., Rupar I., Nonnenmacher D., Giesselmann F.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01919 Functional Electrospun Liquid Crystal-Polymer Composite Fibers *$Lagerwall J.P.F.
16:40 01966 Electroclinic Effect Amplification, Polydispersity and the Stability of Smectics Kapernaum N., Hartley C.S., Roberts J.C., Lemieux R.P., Giesselmann F.
17:20 End of Session

OR4Room 203 D

General

Organizer(s) - Mark S. Taylor
Chair(s) - M. Taylor

13:40 01920 Benzobisoxadisiloles as Synthetic Equivalents of 1,3- and 1,4- Benzdiyne. Synthesis of Oxadisilole Fused Acenes, Acenequinones and Triptycenes *$Lee A. W. M., Pei B-J., Chen Y.
14:00 01921 "Switchable Water": Aqueous Solutions of Switchable Ionic Strength Mercer S.M., $Jessop P.G.
14:20 01922 Reactions of Transient Germylenes with Oxiranes and Thiiranes in Solution Kostina S., *Leigh W.J.
14:40 01923 Investigation of the Asphaltene Aggregation and the Accessibility of Quenchers to Asphaltene Aggregates using Fluorescence Studies Zhang H.T., Li R., *Bohne C., Gray M., Yin C.X.
15:00 01924 Building Parallel Processing into Molecular Logic Gates by Sequential Addition of Receptors *$Magri D.C., de Silva A.P.
15:20 01925 Dicarbazole-conjugated Fullerene Derivatives: A Synthetical Design of Two-photon Absorption Molecules Zeng G.-C., Ouyang X.-H., Zeng H.-P.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01926 A New Class of Self-Immolative Spacers Based on 4-Aminobutyric Acid DeWit M.A., *Gillies E.R.
16:20 01927 Synthesis of Photochromic 1,2-Bis(5-aryl-2-phenylethynylthien-3-yl)hexafluorocyclopentene Derivatives Cai J., Farhat A., *$Murphy R.S.
16:40 01928 Reactions of Transient Silylenes with Alkenes Reid M.E., *Leigh W.J.
17:00 01929 Luminescence and Photochromism of Conjugated Four-Coordinate Polyboryl Compounds Murphy S., Baik C., *Wang S.
17:20 01930 A DFT Study of Reactivity and Selectivity of Aryl-Claisen Rearrangements: Analysis of Various Functionals for the Claisen Rearrangement Ramadhar T.R., *$Batey R.A.
17:40 End of Session


OR4Room 205 B D
General

13:40 01931 Coordination of Triazole-based Chelating Ligands to Ions of Traditional Tetrahedral Geometry Fleischel O, Mignatelli A, Heyer E, *$Petitjean A
14:00 01932 Pyridine-Borane Lewis Pairs: Adducts, Frustrated Lewis Pairs and Catalytic Hydrogenations Geier S.J., Stephan D.W.
14:20 01933 Transition Metal Catalyzed Dehydrogenation of sec-Butylamine-Borane $Mal S.S., *Baker R.T.
14:40 End of Session

OR5Room 201 E

Liquid Crystalline Materials (joint with MT4)

Organizer(s) - Kenneth Maly

13:40 See MT4

17:20 End of Session

OR7Room 206 B

Nanochemistry (joint with IN7)

Organizer(s) - Hicham Fenniri; Jonathan Veinot
Chair(s) - M. Johnson

13:40 01934 Synthesis and Characterization of Water Soluble Mn doped Silicon Nanoparticles *$Kauzlarich S.M., Ma X., Atkins T.M., Chuqiao T., Louie A.M.
14:20 01935 High Blocking Temperature Nanomagnets: Dysprosium Single-Molecule Magnets *$Murugesu M.
14:40 01936 Colloidal PbS and PbSe Quantum Dots for Near-IR Emission and their Applications van Veggel F.C.J.M.
15:20 01937 Spherical Aggregates of Nanoparticulate Oxides for Water Purification *$Apblett A.W., Kuriyavar S.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01938 Cu7S4 (Roxbyite) Nanocrystals *Siegers C., Goorah V., Guerin G., Petrov S., $Winnik M.A.
16:20 End of Session

OR9Room 205 C

Radiopharmaceuticals (joint with BM12)

Organizer(s) - Neil Vasdev
Chair(s) - D. Abrams; D. Green

13:40 See BM12

17:00 End of Session

OR13Room 202 D

The Chemistry and Biology of Natural Products (joint with BM13)

Organizer(s) - Nathan Magarvey; Paul Harrison
Chair(s) - P. Harrison

13:40 01939 Harnessing Biosynthetic Pathways to Produce Complex Molecules *$Boddy C.
14:20 01940 Precursor-Directed Biosynthesis of Novel Jadomycins and Expansion of the Jadomycin Library Dupuis S.
15:00 01941 Structural and Functional Characterization of JadX, a Protein of Unknown Function in the Jadomycin B Biosynthetic Pathway Robertson A. W., $Jakeman D.L.
15:20 01942 Pramanicin, an Antifungal Natural Product: Synthesis and Biological Testing of Defunctionalized Analogues McIntee J.W., Wynes C.S., *$Harrison P.H.M.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 N.A. Magarvey

16:40 01943 Biosynthesis of Conjugated Fatty Acids: Mechanistic Studies Bhar P., Buist P.H.
17:00 01944 The Biosynthesis of Wasalexins and Related Plant Defense Metabolites from Salt Cress, a Cruciferous Plant *$Pedras M.S.C., Yaya E.
17:40 01945 New Approach to the Synthesis of C-1 Analogs of Pancratistatin Vshyvenko S., Collins J., *$Hudlicky T.
18:00 End of Session

PT6Room 201 A

Nanostructures: Structure-Property Relationships and Applications

Organizer(s) - A.-A. Dhirani
Chair(s) - A.-A. Dhirani

13:40 01946 Magnetic Investigations of Cobalt-based Heusler Compound Thin Films *Trudel S., Gaier O., Hamrle J., $Hillebrands B.
14:00 01947 Characterizing the Oxygen Reduction Reaction for the Proton Exchange Fuel Cell with with Doped Carbon Catalyst Supports Groves M.N., *$Malardier-Jugroot C., Jugroot M.
14:20 01948 Effects of Physical Parameters and Metal Composition on the Sensing Properties of Nanohole Arrays Murray-Méthot M.P., Ratel M., *Masson J.F.
14:40 01949 Sensing Platforms based on Micro Plasmonic Properties of Structured Thin Films Live L.S., *Masson J.-F.
15:00 01950 Nanoscale Architectures by Glancing Angle Deposition *$Brett M.J.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01951 Conductivity in Colloidal Quantum Dot Solid Films Guyot-Sionnest P.
16:40 01952 Semiconductor Alloys as Photosensitizers: New Approaches to Improve the Photo-Conversion Efficiency of CdSexS(1-x) Sensitized TiO2 Solar Cells Sepehrifard A., Aushana A.M., *Morin S. WITHDRAWN
17:00 01953 Size- and Phase-controlled Optical Properties of Colloidal Transparent Conducting Oxide Nanocrystals: New Materials for Nanophotonics Wang T., Farvid S.S., *$Radovanovic P.V.
17:20 01954 High Efficiency Concentrated PhotoVoltaic (CPV) Solar Cells using Epitaxial Self-Assembled III-V Quantum Dot Materials Fafard S.
18:00 End of Session

PT9Room 201 F

Theoretical Chemical Physics

Organizer(s) - Jeremy Schofield; Dvira Segal

13:40 01955 A Statistical Mechanical Theory of the Structural Diffusion of Charge Defects in Hydrogen-bond Networks Based on Population Correlation Functions Tuckerman M.E.
14:20 01956 Interacting Electrons, Spin Statistics and Information Theory Ghiringhelli L., Hamilton I.P., *Delle Site L.
15:00 01957 Molecular Dynamics Studies of Surface Tension at Nanoscale Interfaces *$Nielsen S.O., Chiu C.-c., Ranatunga R.J. K., Moore P.B., Shinoda W.
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 01958 Mixed Quantum-Classical Dynamics of a Hydrogen-bonded Complex in Liquid Solution: From Proton Transfer to Ultrafast IR Spectroscopy *Hanna G., $Geva E.
16:40 01959 Computing Absolute pKa Values in First Principles Calculations *$Iftimie R., Maurer P.
17:20 01960 Controlling Quantum Dynamics: The OCT-MCTDH Approach Brown A.
18:00 End of Session

SS2Room 203 B

From In Silico to In Vivo: Strategies for Probing Molecular Phenomena at Biological Interfaces (joint with BM6)

Organizer(s) - Chris M. Yip
Chair(s) - C.M. Yip

13:40 01961 Studies of Host-Pathogen Interactions for the Hepatitis C Virus Using Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) Microscopy and Other Imaging Modalities *$Pezacki J.P.
14:20 01962 Spectroscopic and Modelling Studies for Characterizing the Structure of Biomolecules Adsorbed at Interfaces *$Hore D.K., Jena K.C., Hall S.A., Trudeau T.G.
14:40 01963 Recent Progress of Near-Field Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy Applied to the Study of Biomembranes Chisholm R., Vobornik D., Lu Z., Fradin C., Taylor R., *Johnston L.
15:00 01964 NBD Lipids to Probe Sphingolipid-Rich Domains in Model Membranes Carter Ramirez D.M., Ogilvie W. W., *Johnston L.J.
15:20 01965 The Study of Protein Receptor Interactions using Live Cell Imaging: FRAP and FRET *$Rocheleau J.V., Yoo E., Lo J., Yip C.M.
15:40 End of Session


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