Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Organic Chemistry
Monday AM
OR1
306
Functional Organic pi-Systems: Synthesis, Theory and Applications - Joint with MT
Organizer(s) - Natia Frank and Yuming Zhao
Chair(s) - Yuming Zhao
08:00
Pyrene in the Synthesis of Designed Pi-systems $*Bodwell GJ, Unikela KS, Ghasemabadi PG, Walsh JC, Hogan DT
08:40
Condensations of Aromatic ortho-Diamines with Tetra- and Hexa-ketones and Carboxylic Acids as a Versatile Approach to New Heterocyclic Dyes $*Eichhorn SH, Chen S, Ahmida MM, Taing H, Raad FS, Kaafarani BR
09:00
Bottom-up Synthesis of Nanographenes and Graphene Nanoribbons Using the Cyclodehydrochlorination (CDHC) Reaction: A New Route toward Well-defined Graphenic Materials $*Morin JF, Daigle M, Picard-Lafond A, Soligo E
09:40
Designing Sulfonamide-based p-conjugated Systems for Organic Electronics $*Chan JMW
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Indenofluorenes and Quinoidal Analogues: A New Class of Electron-accepting Materials $*Haley MM
11:00
Thionation of a-ester Pyrroles and Application in the Synthesis of F-BODIPYs Groves BR, *Smithen DA, Cameron TS, $Thompson A
11:20
 
End of Session
OR4
303
Organic Synthesis: Taming Complexity
Organizer(s) - Guillaume Bélanger
Chair(s) - Guillaume Bélanger, James Gleason
08:00
Synthesis of Pancratistatin from Narciclasine by Reductive Transposition *Lapinskaite R, Rintelmann C, Hudlicky T
08:20
Using Biomass Resources as Organic Building Blocks: The Case of the Furandicarboxylic Acids Chacon-Huete F, Mangel D, Ali M, Sudano A, $*Forgione P
08:40
Substrate-controlled Chemo- and Diastereoselective N-heterocyclic Carbene Catalyzed Cross-benzoin Reactions Haghshenas P, *Gravel M
09:00
New Vistas in Higher-order Carbocyclization Reactions: Total Synthesis of Complex Bioactive Agents Evans PA
09:20
The Development of a Manufacturing Route for MK-8931 *Morris W
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Tronocarpine - Details of our 10 Year Battle Irwin LC, Landschoot B, Magolan J, Sapeta K, $*Kerr MA
11:00
A Concise Approach to Virosaine A Hughes JME, $*Gleason JL
11:20
 
End of Session
Monday PM
OR3
200C2
Modern Solutions in Heterocyclic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Alison Thompson
Chair(s) - Tabitha Wood
14:00
The ABCD of Porphyrins - Functionalization Reactions and Applications of Unsymmetrical Porphyrins $*Senge MO
14:40
Porphyrin-based Optical Oxygen Sensing in Aqueous Media: Exploring Structure-sensitivity Relationships Pozzoli A, Chauhan V, Aylott JW, $*Giuntini F
15:20
Breaking and Mending the Pigments of Life: Synthesis of Porphyrinoids Containing Non-pyrrolic Building Blocks $*Brückner C
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
A Bio-inspired Dehydrogenative Approach for the Synthesis of Complex Polycyclic (Hetero)Arenes *Esguerra KVN, $Lumb JP
16:40
New Cu-catalyzed C-N Bond Insertion Reaction: Cooperative Discovery Using Mechanosynthesis and Solution Synthesis Tan D, $Friscic T
17:00
 
End of Session
OR5
303
Recent Advances in Physical Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Fran Cozens
Chair(s) - Fran Cozens, Will Skene
14:00
Photoresponsive Materials for Reversibly Controlling the Properties of Surfaces and Interfaces *Branda NR, Asadirad A, Tannouri P, Wu T
14:40
Photoswitching and Self-assembling Calixarenes for Fluorescent Biosensing Beatty M, MacGillivray L, Borges J, Sinclair N, Daze K, $Hof F
15:00
Theory and Experiment Reveal that Benzyloxyl Radical (BnO*) Donates Hydrogen Atoms to, rather than Abstracts Hydrogen Atoms from, Dimethyl Sulfoxide $*DiLabio GA, Rahemtulla S, van Santen J
15:20
Design and Application of a Toolbox of Clickable and Bioorthogonal Gold Nanoparticles $*Workentin MS, Gobbo P, Luo W
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Cholesterol Autoxidation Revisited and the Origin of Cholesterol-derived Electrophiles $*Pratt DA, Zielinski ZAM, Hassani N
17:00
Exploring Physical Autocatalysis $*Fletcher SP
17:20
Two-photon Excitation Fluorescence (TPEF) Enhancement of Dipolar Organic Chromophores in Y Zeolites Subedi P, $Cozens FL, Schepp NP
17:40
 
End of Session
ORP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
The Synthesis and Characterization of Substituted Dibenz[a,c]anthracenequinones Michalski MM, $*Maly KE
17:40
Does the [5 + 1 + 2 + 1] Rhodium-catalysed Cycloaddition Reaction actually Proceed via an Alternate Pathway? The Elucidation of a [5 + 1 + 1 + 2] Mechanistic Pathway via DFT Investigation Mbaezue II, $Ylijoki KEO
17:40
Development of New p-conjugated Microporous Polymer Materials Johnson MA, $*Zhao Y
17:40
Synthesis and Photochemical Study of a Self-immolative Compound for Drug-release in Photodynamic Therapy and Diagnosis Dobson JL, Cameron D, $Eisler S
17:40
The Use of Cl-BODIPYs and Cl-aza-BODIPYs as Intermediates in the Synthesis of R-BODIPYs and R-aza-BODIPYs Kajetanowicz A, Groves B, Lundrigan T, $*Thompson A
17:40
A New Approach towards Chiral Functionalized 6-membered Rings: Organocatalysed Electrocyclisation Crema J, $*Drouin A
17:40
Synthesis of a Suflonium Ion Lysine Alkylation Linker Kerkovius K, $Menard F
17:40
Synthesis of Indole-annulated Thiopyrans Using Benzyl Alcohols Rydzik J, *Jha M
17:40
Boronic Acid Catalysed aza-Piancatelli Rearrangement Johnson TA, Bao J, $*McCubbin JA
17:40
Bond Forming Catalysis by Phosphorus Carbene Analogues Adams MR, $Speed A
17:40
Novel Catalyst Systems for Asymmetric Buchwald-Hartwig Coupling Major C, $*Viirre RD
17:40
Green Synthesis of Novel Splitomicin Analogs Weagle R, Mathur D, Comeau D, Vaughan DG, $*Jha A, Cameron TS
17:40
Simultaneous Point and Axial Chirality Generation though Asymmetric Intramolecular Buchwald-Hartwig Cross-couplings Chaudhry M, $*Viirre RD
17:40
Synthesis of Halide-free Organomagnesium Reagents Tien CH, $Speed A
17:40
Synthesis of "Archipelago Model" Compounds via Hydroiodic Acid-mediated Multicomponent Cyclocondensation Reactions Rodriguez JF, *Scott DE, Hamilton RJ, $Stryker JM
17:40
Substrate vs. Catalyst Control in Diastereoselective Buchwald-Hartwig Reactions May K, $*Viirre RD
17:40
Correlating the Effect of Leaving Group/Linker Atom upon the Viability of Truce-Smiles Rearrangement Substrates Piché JE, Arora N, $*Wood TE
17:40
Organocatalytic-multicomponent Approach to the Synthesis of New Cyclic Depsipeptide Mimics $*Fernández A, García D, Concepción O, Echemendia R, Gonçalves A, Weber M
17:40
Highly Stereoselectivity Synthesis of a New Class of Pentasubstituted Cyclopentenes $*Fernández A, de Moraes Junior MAF, Braga AL, García D, Weber M
17:40
Physical Properties of Annealed Carbon Nanotube Yarns Niven JF, Johnson MB, Juckes SM, White MA, Alvarez NT, Shanov V
17:40
Modular Synthesis of Allyl Vinyl Ethers for the Enantioselective Construction of Functionalized Quaternary Stereocenters Muthusamy G, $*Pansare SV
17:40
Photo-induced Metal Free Aromatic Finkelstein Reaction Liu W, $*Li CJ
17:40
Asymmetric Conjugate Additions to Trifluoromethyl Enones *Sands K, Wawrykow M, $Chong JM
17:40
Synthesis and Redox Properties of New Pentacene-based Tetrathiafulvalene Analogues Younes E, *Zhao Y
17:40
Synthesis and Self-assembly of Alkoxy-substituted Starphenes Bellemore VM, Antoniani A, $*Maly KE
17:40
Red Light Mediated Photocatalysis and Potential Applications Lee J, *Papatzimas JW, Bromby AD, Gorobets E, $Derksen DJ
17:40
Gold Catalyzed Tandem Reactions of Amide-aldehyde-alkyne Coupling and Cyclization - Synthesis of 2,4,5-trisubstituted Oxazoles *Querard P, $Li C-J
17:40
Regulation of Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) Channels Using Natural Product-derived Lead Compounds *LeGay CM, Gorobets E, $Derksen DJ, Iftinca M, Ramachandran R, Altier C
17:40
Acid-catalyzed Cyclization of ortho-dithiafulvenyl-substitued Phenylacetylene Derivatives $Wang C, *Zhao Y
17:40
Inherent vs. Apparent Chemoselectivity: Expanding the Scope of Grignard Reagents in Cross-coupling Hua XY, Makdissi JM, Newman SG
17:40
Preparation of N-substituted Arylsulfonamides and their Use in Peptoid Synthesis $Jobin S, Vézina-Dawod S, Herby C, Derson A, *Biron E
17:40
Phenol Oxidation via Ruthenium and Iridium Catalysis Aamara H, $Ylijoki KEO, *Areephong J
17:40
Green, Efficient Oxidation of Aldehyde Liu M, $*Li C-J
17:40
Diverging Reactivity of B(C6F5)3 in Lewis Acid Mediated Organic Transformations: Carboboration, Cyclization and Propargyl Rearrangement Wilkins LC, *Melen RL
17:40
Metal Catalyzed Cross-coupling of Esters Zhang W, *Halima TB, $Newman S
17:40
Discovery and Synthesis of Serpulanine, a Novel Hydroxamic Acid Isolated from the Macrofungus Serpula sp. *Zheng Z, Williams DE, Ratnaweera PB, Patrick BO, Silva ED, $Andersen RJ
17:40
Nucleophilic Ring Oening of Donor Acceptor Cyclopropanes by Organo Trifluoroborate Salts Kyriacou P, $Kerr MA
17:40
Synthesis of Novel Ligands for the Preparation of Amphiphilic Gold Nanoparticles Salloum S, $Eichhorn SH, Zghal O, Yu J
17:40
Strong p-donating Iminophosphorano Substituents and Related Organic Electron Donors Richard NA, $*Dyker CA
17:40
Synthesis of Conformationally Rigid Small Molecules Flieth KJ, $Geary LM
17:40
Ammonium Salts Based on Nicotine for CO2 Activation and Catalytic Transformation $Heidari Y, *Hajipour AR, Kozehgary G
17:40
Synthesis of Novel Fuels from Polyhydroxyalkanoate Biopolymers Othen E, Chowdhury AI, Birouk M, Levin D, $*Sorensen JL
17:40
Mechanistic Studies in the Synthesis of Symmetric Dipyrrins Beh MHR, Lund KAR, $*Thompson A
17:40
Enantioselective Diazepane Carboxylate Catalyzed Diels-Alder Reactions of a-branched a,b-unsaturated Aldehydes Haggman NO, Kaldre D, Zank B, $*Gleason JL
17:40
Unusually Stable Gold Nanoparticles Protected by Large Dithiol Ligands Salloum SS, $Eichhorn SHE, Yu JY, Zghal OZ
17:40
Halogen-halogen Interactions in the Solid-state Structure of Diiodo-xylenes Albright E, Cann J, Decken A, $*Eisler S
17:40
Evidence for a Unique Role for the Aminopyrimidine Moiety of Thiamin Diphosphate in Catalysis of Decarboxylation Reactions of 2-ketoacids Heidari Y, Howe GW, $*Kluger R
17:40
Two-photon Conversion of Non-fluorescent Azido Compounds to Fluorescent Amines Qin T, $Schepp NP, Cozens FL
17:40
Effects of Alkyne-Co2(CO)6 Complexation of Conjugation - Synthetic Consequences Almubayedh S, Pouget V, Skieneh J, Adams S, $*Green JR
17:40
Direct Intermolecular Carbonylative C-H Functionalization of Unactivated Arenes Kinney RG, $*Arndtsen BA
17:40
Prodigiosene: A Synthetic Natural Product with Significant Biological Activity and Potential as a Molecular Probe $Greening S, *Thompson A
17:40
Advances in Medicinal Chemistry Using Boron-containing Molecules: An Application to Selective Inhibition of Hydrolases Tan J, Rogova T, Stille J, Cognetta AB, Diaz DB, Kaldas SJ, Frost JF, Cravatt BF, $*Yudin AK
17:40
Method Development towards the Catalytic Synthesis of Heterocyclic Cannabinoids Duncan JM, $Geary LM
17:40
The Electrochemical Properties of Amino Acid Functionalized Polythiophenes Stolar RB, *Chahma M
17:40
Natural Product Discovery in Fungi: An Epigenetic Approach Igboeli H, *Overy D, Haltli B, Marchbank D, $Kerr R
17:40
Synthesis of Aminooxazole, Aminothiazol, and Aminothieno Derivatives of Diosgenine $*Shawakfeh K
17:40
Recent Advances on Synthesis and Reactivity of 1,2,3-triiodoarenes $*Al-Zoubi RM
17:40
Investigation Using Thioketene Methodology for Heterocyclic Ring Formation Aljohany F, MaGee D
17:40
Enantioselective Organocatlysis for Formation of New Bonds *Chimni SS
17:40
Direct Synthetic Methods to Remove Oxygen from Alcohols $Huang J-L, Dai X-J, *Li C-J
17:40
Cyclopentadienyliron-based Chromene Complexes for Biomedical Applications El-Ghezlani EG, Okasha RM, Afifi TH, $*Abd-El-Aziz AS
17:40
Halogenation Reactions Using Hypervalent Iodine Reagents Tao J, Kulkarni K, Tran R, Carle M, Tom J, $*Murphy GK
17:40
Organocatalysed Pericyclic Reactions; Efforts towards Enamine Catalyzed [3,3]-sigmatropic Rearrangement and Photochemical [2+2]-cycloaddition $*Drouin A
17:40
Palladium-catalyzed Decarboxylative and Desulfinative Cross-coupling of Diaryliodonium Salts Tac F, Mangel D, Babity S, Lalonde S, $*Forgione P
17:40
Palladium Catalyzed Mono-selective a-arylation of Sulfones and Sulfonamides with tmp·ZnCl·LiCl Base and Aryl Bromides $*Knauber T, Tucker JW
17:40
New Methodology towards the Synthesis of Various Oxepine Heterocycles Piotrowski ML, *Emmett M, Grover H, $Kerr MA
17:40
A Facile Synthesis of N-alkyl O-aryl Cabamates and their Use in Synthesis of Other Therapeutically Important Compounds Gill MS, Tanwar DK
17:40
Study of Strained Carbene Boron Adducts Huchenski B, $Speed A
17:40
Novel Synthesis of 5-arylisoindolo[2,1-a]quinolin-11(6aH)-ones via N-acyliminium Ion Intermediates Kuanar M, O'Brien M, Weagle R, Mohapatra PP, $*Jha A
17:40
A Study of the Effects of Light on the Anticancer Activity of Prodigiosins Boyle RW, Savoie H, Thompson A, Neiger E, Figliola C
17:40
Synthesis of a-b Unsaturated Sulfonamides $*Hill BM, Mamleeva E, McGill D, Dinsdale D, Bonanno N, Fedorowich K, Huynh T
17:40
Palladium Nano Particles as Reusable Catalysts in the Synthesis of N-aryl Sulfonamides under Mild Reaction Conditions $*Mehdi K, Majid G
17:40
Approach to Chemoenzymatic Total Synthesis of ent-oxycodone Makarova M, Endoma-Arias MA, Hudlicky T
Tuesday AM
OR3
200C2
Modern Solutions in Heterocyclic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Alison Thompson
Chair(s) - Alison Thompson
09:00
Photoactivated Antibody Drug Conjugates for Treament of Solid Tumours Boyle RW
09:40
Anion Transport and G-quadruplex DNA Binding by Prodigiosenes *Davis JT, Rastogi S, Thompson A, Marchal E
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Derivatizing BODIPY for Nucleic Acid and Glycan Labelling Yalagala R, Tram K, Mazinani S, Yang L, *Yan T
10:40
Synthesis of BODIPY Cyclophanes: A Proposed Method for Tuning HOMO-LUMO Gaps Hussein BA, $Koivisto BD
11:00
Heterocyclic Substrates for the Dohmori Rearrangement Cappellani AK, Champagne-Jorgensen KP, Grossi MR, Kuik DM, $*Wood TE
11:20
Mechanochemical Synthesis of Thio-ureido Acids *Gandrath D, Tan D, Yaylayan V, $Friscic T
11:40
Boronic Acid Catalysed Activation of Heterocyclic Alcohols $*McCubbin JA
12:00
One-pot Three Component Coupling of Indoles Mediated by Heterogeneous Visible-light Semiconductor Photocatalysis Pitre SP, Scaiano JC, $*Yoon TP
12:20
 
End of Session
OR4
303
Organic Synthesis: Taming Complexity
Organizer(s) - Guillaume Bélanger
Chair(s) - Louis Barriault, Michael Kerr
08:00
The Cycloaddition of Azirines and Vinyl Azides with Donor-acceptor Cyclopropanes Curiel Tejeda JE, Irwin LC, $Kerr MA
08:20
Chemoenzymatic Synthesis of Antiproliferative Trihydroxyalkylcyclohexenone Isolated from Pleiogynium timorense Froese J, Overbeeke C, $*Hudlicky T
08:40
Quaternary Carbons and Other 'Complexity' Elements in Synthesis Spino C
09:20
Expanding the Toolbox: Using the Power of Synthetic Chemistry to Devise New Cytotoxins Configured for Use in Antibody-drug Conjugates $*Leighton JL
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
 
Keith Fagnou Award Lecture
10:20
Exploration and Some Discoveries in Organofluorine Chemistry Paquin J-F
11:00
Acyl Hydrazides as Organocatalysts - From Cope Rearrangements to Polyene Cyclizations $*Gleason JL, Kaldre D, Haggman NO, Zank B, Larnaud F, Dewez D, Plamondon S
11:20
Formation of Medium-sized Oxygen and Nitrogen Heterocycles via the Stevens Rearrangement of Sulfonium Ylide Lin RM, Dorian A, $*West FG
11:40
From Complexity to Simplicity: Developement of Innovative Strategy for Natural Product Synthesis $*Barriault L
12:20
 
End of Session
OR2
Meeting Room 4
General Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Jean Burnell
Chair(s) - Ian Pottie, Amitabh Jha
08:00
Cyclophanes Derived from Bis(isobenzofuran)s: Structure and Reactivity $*Dibble PW, Kurtz C, Allen E, Peacock J, Wells RA
08:20
Selective Synthesis of Planar Chiral p-arene Chromium Tricarbonyl Complexes with Epimeric Pyrroloimidazolones Wilson-Konderka C, *Doxtator K, $Metallinos C
08:40
Catalysis by NHC Analogues $Speed A, Adams M
09:00
Novel Pathways to Organoboron Compounds using Boron Lewis Acids *Melen RL, $Wilkins LC
09:20
Brřnsted Acid-catalyzed Reactions of Trifluoroborate Salts Fisher K, Baxter M, $*Bolshan Y
09:40
Selective Recognition of Isomers in Commercial Mixtures of Diamines by Cucurbit[7]uril $*Macartney DH, Liu JJ
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Diastereoselective Synthesis of Nucleoside Analogues via Cyclization of Acyclic Precursors Dostie S, *Prevost M, $Guindon Y
10:40
Controlling Stereoselectivity on Suzuki Cross Coupled Products from 1,2-dichlorovinyl Pheylketone Chehal NK, $Hultin PG
11:00
New Iodine(III)-mediated Oxidative Rearrangement of Haloalkenes to a-halo Ketones Jobin-Des Lauriers A, $*Legault CY
11:20
Synthesis of 2,4-dinitrophenyl 2-deoxy-2-fluoro-b-D-glucopyranose and Application as a Covalent Inactivator of DesR Glucosidase and Hsero1941 Hexosaminidase Carroll M, $Jakeman D
11:40
Towards a Virtual Organic Chemist: Application to Asymmetric Catalyst Discovery Bezanson M, $*Moitessier N
12:00
[5 + 1 + 2 + 1] vs. [5 + 1 + 1 + 2] Rhodium-catalyzed Cycloaddition Reactions: Density Functional Theory Investigations of Competing Mechanistic Pathways Mbaezue II, $*Ylijoki KEO
12:20
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
OR1
200C2
Functional Organic pi-Systems: Synthesis, Theory and Applications - Joint with MT
Organizer(s) - Natia Frank and Yuming Zhao
Chair(s) - Natia Frank
14:00
Reversible Photochemical Reactions to Control Chemistry and Biochemistry *Branda NR, Wilson D, Wu T, Asadirad A
14:40
Bottom-up Synthesis of Graphene Nanoribbon Oligomers and Polymers $*Chalifoux WA
15:00
Synthesis and Optoelectronic Properties of Isoindigo-inspired Materials $*Kelly TL, Randell NM, Ganguly A, Fransishyn KF
15:20
Two-dimensional Polymers Based on the Anthracene and Triptycene Motifs $*King BT
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Covalent Functionalization of sp2 Hybridized Carbon Surfaces via an Inverse Electron Demand Dies-Alder Reaction Zhu J, $Lennox RB
16:40
Efficient Organic Photovoltaics: Beyond Fullerenes Jenekhe SA
17:20
Perylene Bisimide Dyes Bearing Cationic Four-coordinate Boron Centers Farrell JM, $*Würthner F
17:40
 
End of Session
OR5
303
Recent Advances in Physical Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Fran Cozens
Chair(s) - Mark Workentin, Amy Keirstead
14:00
Rational Design for the Preparation of Functional Materials Filiatrault HL, Frčre P, Mallet C, $*Skene W, Tremblay M-H, Walesa-Chorab M
14:40
Development of a Visible-light Actinometric Technique for the Facile Characterization of Chain Propagation in Ru(bpy)3Cl2 Mediated Photoredox Transformations Pitre SP, McTiernan CD, Vine W, DiPucchio R, Grenier M, $*Scaiano JC
15:00
Lighting Up BODIPY Dyes Lincoln R, Greene LE, $*Cosa G
15:20
Bile Salts as Versatile Hosts for Guest Complexation in Solution and Gels $*Bohne C
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
pH-control of the Selectivity of Photo-Michael "Click" Reaction $*Popik V
17:00
Dioxetane Formation and Collapse in Conjugated Systems Cameron D, $Eisler S
17:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
OR4
303
Organic Synthesis: Taming Complexity
Organizer(s) - Guillaume Bélanger
Chair(s) - Claude Spino, Robert Batey
08:00
Study towards a Stereoselective Synthesis of Quinolizidines by Sequential Intramolecular Vilsmeier-Haack and Organocatalyzed Mannich Reactions $*Bélanger G, Outin J
08:20
Stereoselective Organocatalytic Michael Additions to a-nitrostyrenes. Formal Synthesis of (+)-lasubine II and (-)-subcosine II $*Pansare SV, Moorthy NVG, Dyapa R
08:40
Taming Complexity in Reverse: "Simplifying" Complex Natural Products $*Gagne MR, Bender T
09:00
Synthetic Strategies Towards the Total Synthesis of Tronocarpine Irwin LC, $Kerr MA
09:20
 
Alfred Bader Award Lecture
09:20
Boronic Acid Catalysis: Rethinking Classical Reactions with Greener Substrates $*Hall DG
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Stereocontrolled Reactions for Complex Molecule Synthesis $*Frontier AJ
11:00
Development of 1,4-sigmatropic Rearrangement Reactions as a General Tool for Organic Synthesis $*Derksen DJ
11:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
OR5
303
Recent Advances in Physical Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Fran Cozens
Chair(s) - Cornelia Bohne, Norm Schepp
14:00
Supramolecular Mechanism of Ion Specific Effects Ma V, Bohne C, $*Heyne B
14:40
Using Photochemical Probe Systems to Investigate the Physicochemical Properties of Imidazolium Ionic Liquids $*Keirstead AE, Mullin JL, Tracy HJ, Scalise GE, Caradonna PA, Rioux TJ, Diorio A
15:00
Rate-determining Processes in the Acid-catalyzed Decarboxylation of 2,4-dimethoxybenzoic Acid Howe GW, Vandersteen AA, $*Kluger R
15:20
Juxtaposing Antioxidant and Prooxidant Antagonistic Chemical Activities: Chemoselective Photodynamic Inactivation of Bacteria Utilizing an Otherwise Dormant Photosensitizer Durantini A, Greene L, Lincoln R, Martinez S, $*Cosa G
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Photophysical Properties of 7-mercaptocoumarin Fluorophores and their Use in the Quantification of Lipid Oxidation Products in Food Samples *Frenette M, Bejar Gonzalez M, Lanterna A, Parent-Vézina S, Guillemette J-P, Campbell P, $Scaiano JC
16:40
Direct Detection and Characterization of Transient Dimesitylsilanethione Son M, $*Leigh WJ
17:00
Kinetic Analysys in Challenging Reaction Environments Using Automated Progress Monitoring $*Hein JE
17:20
 
End of Session
OR2
306
General Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Jean Burnell
Chair(s) - Alexander Speed, James Green
14:00
 
Canadian Green Chemistry and Engineering Award (Individual) Lecture
14:00
Undergraduate Research-inspired Green Organic Laboratory Development Dicks AP
14:40
Copper-mediated C-S Bond Formation via Cascade Cyclization Yang T, Sinclair GS, Chen W, *Schipper DJ
15:00
From Acyclic Diastereoselective Free Radical to Medicinal Chemistry Tambutet GT, $Guindon YG
15:20
Nicholas Reaction Mediated e-carbonyl Cations Penner P, Mahmood A, Ngenzi R, $*Green JR
15:40
Linking Amines with Boron-containing Fragments: A General Route to a- and b-aminoboronic Acid Derivatives Diaz DB, Scully CCG, Liew SK, Adachi S, Trinchera P, St. Denis JD, Yudin AK
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Thermal and Steric Driven Cyclization: Synthesis of Isoindolinones and Isoquinolinones Infante G, *Eisler S
16:40
First Confirmed Total Synthesis of Fusarochromanone (FC-101) $*Stoffman EJL, Jennequin T
17:00
Cyclization of (N-acetyl)-2-aminobenzothiazoles with Acryloyl Chloride: An Improved Synthesis of Homobenzotetramisole (HBTM) and Derivatives Berry MT, Romo D, $*Hein JE
17:20
Stereoselective Synthesis of Allylic Carbamates for Lithiation-borylation Reactions Roest PC, *Batey RA
17:40
 
End of Session
Thursday AM
OR1
303
Functional Organic pi-Systems: Synthesis, Theory and Applications - Joint with MT
Organizer(s) - Natia Frank and Yuming Zhao
Chair(s) - Graham Bodwell
08:20
Fluxional Pi-electronics: Attenuated Aromaticities and Spins in Organic Electronic Materials $*Tovar JD
09:00
Synthesis and Optoelectronic Properties of P-P Bridged Dithieno[3,2-b:2',3'-d]phosphole Dimers Wang Z, $*Baumgartner T
09:20
Synthesis and Properties of cis-(N)indigo Derivatives $*Hicks RG, Hong E, Davy EC
09:40
Synthetic Advances for Pi-functional Materials $*Schipper DJ, Emmett MR, VanderZwet L, Selmani S
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Boron Nitride Nanotubes: Synthesis, Chemistry, Assemblies and Composites *Simard B, Kim KS, Jakubinek MB, Shin H, Kingston CT, Martinez-Rubi Y, Plunkett M, Ashrafi B, Walker S, Homenick C, Clark-Hepinstall M, Lin S, Daroszewska M, Dénommée S, Cheng F, Guan J, Barnes M
11:00
Small Molecule Perylene Dyes for Solution Processed Bulk-heterojunction Solar Cells *Hendsbee AD, $Welch GC
11:20
Expanding Monomer Scope in Catalyst-transfer Polycondensation $*Noonan KJT
11:40
New p-extended Tetrathiafulvalene Analogues: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications *Zhao Y
12:00
 
End of Session
Thursday PM
OR4
303
Organic Synthesis: Taming Complexity
Organizer(s) - Guillaume Bélanger
Chair(s) - Guillaume Bélanger
14:00
Synthetic Approaches to Alkaloid and Depsipeptide Natural Product Synthesis $*Batey RA
14:40
Advances in the Synthesis of Macrocycles $*Collins SK
15:00
Progress towards Callosine Vriesen MR, $Kerr MA, *Driega AB
15:20
Catalytic Organic Synthesis with Organoboron Reagents Morken JP
16:00
 
End of Session
OR2
307
General Organic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Jean Burnell
Chair(s) - Jean Burnell
14:00
Unsymmetrical Aryl(auxiliary)iodonium Salts as Metal-free Reagents for Selective Arylation Reactions in Organic Synthesis $*Stuart DR, Sundalam SK, Nilova A
14:20
Platinum Catalyzed Oxygen Atom Transfer: Development of a Catalytic Wittig $*Geary LM
14:40
Controlling the Catalytic Aerobic Oxidation of Phenols $Lumb JP
15:00
Applications of Thiele's Ester Derivatives from Biological to Material Chen J, *Oliver AG, $Wulff JE
15:20
Reactivity of CS2 with Acyclic and Cyclic Amidines Alshamrani AK, Ang T, Mosey N, *Jessop P
15:40
 
End of Session