Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Surface Science
Monday AM
SS2
201
Electrochemistry
Organizer(s) - Harm Rotermund
Chair(s) - Hamilton Varela
08:00
Probing the Corrosion of Materials Using Electrochemical, Spectroscopic and Microscopic Techniques *Shoesmith DW, Noel JJ
08:40
Carbon Corrosion and its Influence on Self-discharge in Aqueous Electrochemical Capacitors $*Andreas HA, Tom J, Oickle AM
09:00
Electric Field Effects in Electrochemical CO2 Reduction Chen LD, Urushihara M, Chan K, $*Norskov JK
09:20
Density Functional Theory Study of the Pt Extraction Mechanism at Oxidized Surfaces Eslamibidgoli M, $*Eikerling MH
09:40
Synthesis and Electrochemical Study of Pd-based Nanomaterials for Hydrogen Storage Konda SK, $*Chen A
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:40
The Influence of Carbon-oxygen Surface Functional Groups on the Electrochemical Reduction of Hemoglobin Using Carbon Electrode Materials Tom J, $Andreas HA
11:00
Ferrocenylalkanethiols as Sensitive Probes for DNA Self-assembly on Gold Qi L, Tian HH, *Yu HZ
11:20
 
End of Session
Monday PM
SS2
201
Electrochemistry
Organizer(s) - Harm Rotermund
Chair(s) - Harm Rotermund
14:00
Pitting Corrosion Mechanisms in the Presence of Mechanical Stress Wang XZ, Lu BT, $*Luo JL
14:40
Non-linear Dynamics in the Electro-oxidation of Formic Acid Assisted by Hydrazine Machado EG, Rotermund HH, *Varela H
15:00
The Challenge of Splitting the C-C Bond During Ethanol Electrooxidation and Potential Opportunities: Insights from PM-IRRAS and DFT Study Monyoncho EA, Steinmann SN, Michel M, $*Baranova EA, Woo TK, Sautet P
15:20
Binder-free Supercapacitor with Redox Electrolyte $*Minhas-Khan A, Mai L-Q, Zhao Y
15:40
Shape Control of Electrodeposited Metal Films and Nanostructures through Additive Effects $*Leach GW, Vosoogh-Grayli SV, Han YJ
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
The Effect of Temperature on the Oscillatory Electro-oxidation of Small Organic Molecules $*Varela H, Zülke AA, Hartl FW, Fonte BJ
16:40
Improving the Corrosion Resistance of Nitinol Using Nanopure Water and Hydrogen Peroxide Treatments $LeGallais GBL, Guo MG, Toloei ALS, Rotermund HH
17:00
Method of Treating Commercially-available Carbon-supported Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cells to Mitigate Carbon Corrosion *Eastcott JI, Sun D, Gates BG, $Kremliakova N
17:20
 
End of Session
SSP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Ferricyanide and Chloride Concentration Effects on Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of Bovine Serum Albumin Adsorbed on Platinum Davies G, $Andreas HA
17:40
Electroless Tin Plating on Copper: Stability of Thiourea ­ A Critical Step in the Immersion Bath Process $*Bierenstiel M, Istvankova Z, Desveaux B, MacKay S
17:40
Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of Pseudocapacitive Manganese Oxide Electrodes after Increasingly Long Potentiostatic Holds Allison AR, $Andreas HA
17:40
Effects of Drying on Manganese Oxide Electrochemical Capacitor Electrodes Davis MA, $Andreas HA
17:40
Quantification of Plasmonic and Metal-enhanced Fluorescence Properties in Ag@SiO2 Colloidal Systems Asselin J, Legros P, Grégoire A, $*Boudreau D
17:40
Structural Investigations of Supercontracted Spider Silk Dragline Dionne J, Lefèvre T, Auger M
17:40
Enhancing Corrosion Resistance of Stainless Steel 316 LVM with Different Surface Roughness in Biomedical Devices by Water Treatment Surface Modification Guo M, *Rotermund H
17:40
Development of a Fabric-based Plasmonic Sensor for Point-of-care Diagnostics Alhatab D, $*Brosseau CL
17:40
Sustainable Nanoarchitectures for Plasmonic Purposes Clarke ORJ, d'Eon J, $*Brosseau CL
17:40
Functionalization of Hydride-terminated Photoluminescent Silicon Nanocrystals with Organolithium Reagents Angi A, Höhlein IMD, Sinelnikov R, Veinot JGC, *Rieger B
17:40
Synthesis of Palladium and Carbon Nitride Nanocomposite for Oxygen Reduction Konda SK, Amiri M, $*Chen
17:40
Developing of Surface-enhanced Fluorescence (SEF) Tag for Sandwich Immunoassay *Camacho SA, Sobral-Filho RG, Aoki PHB, Constantino CJL, Brolo AG
17:40
Synthesis and Surface Characterization of Novel Gold Nanoparticles Coated by a Cationic WS-TEMPO Alsaleh A, *Rawson J
17:40
Modified Enhancement in Metal-semiconductor SERS Substrate: Role of Defects Chatterjee A, Grebennikov D, Gale D, $*Merschrod E
17:40
Surface Phonon Polaritons in Boron Nitride Nanotubes Phillips C, Gilburd L, $*Walker G
17:40
Functionalization of Silicon Microwire Arrays with Redox Mediators for Photoelectrochemical Applications Giesbrecht PK, Kang OS, $Herbert DE
17:40
Molecular Wires Bridging Gaps between Gold Surfaces for Studding SERS Intensity Behaviour Souza K, Teixeira Neto E, Santos DP, Andrade GFS, $*Temperini MLA
17:40
Silicide Formation during Depth Profiling of Noble Metal Films on Silicon: XPS Study $*Karpuzov DS
17:40
Sum-frequency Generation Spectroscopy Applied to Langmuir Monolayers of Lipopolysaccharide $*Volpati D, Nobre TM, Nikaido H, Miranda PB, Oliveira Jr. ON
17:40
Combining Raman Spectroscopy (RS) and Advanced Computational Methods to Address Radiation-induced Modifications in Human Epithelial Tumor Cells Derived from Breast *Aoki PHB, Sobral-Filho RG, Harder SJ, Lum JJ, Jirasek A, Brolo AG
17:40
Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering from Highly Stable Triethanolamine-stabilized Ag Nanoparticle Substrates $*Goulet PJG, Honarvarfard E
17:40
Hydrolytic Degradation of Polyanhydride Network Polymers Studied by Raman Microspectroscopy $*Goulet PJG, Bian L, Mohammed HS, Shipp DA
17:40
Electrochemical Oxidation of Formic Acid by F-doped Carbon Supported Pd Catalyst Jiang S, $*Tian Q, Wu Y
17:40
Silver Nanoprisms to Detect Catechol at Micromolar Concentrations Using SERS and Electrochemical Impedance $*Alessio P, Martin CS, Rubira RJG, Maximino MD, Olivati CA
17:40
Preparation, Characterization and Catalytic Activity of Sn-P-Ni Solids $*Siddiqi ZM
Tuesday AM
SS4
307
Vibrational Spectroscopy of Polymers and Biomaterials - Joint with MT and PT
Organizer(s) - Kathy Gough and Christian Pellerin
Chair(s) - Kathy Gough
08:40
Reinventing Butyl Rubber for Stretchable Electronics $*Carmichael TB, Vohra A, Filiatrault HF, Amyotte SD, Carmichael RS, Suhan ND, Siegers C, Ferrari L, Davidson GJE
09:20
Vibrational Spectroscopic Characterization of Cellulose Nanocrystals on Surfaces and in Solution $*McDermott MT, Elbayomy S, Kaufman G, Du R
09:40
On-demand SERS Substrates via Material- and (Nano)structure-tolerant Metal Plating $*Dwyer JR, Karawdeniya BI, Bandara YMNDY, Whelan JC, Nichols JW
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Vibrational Spectroscopic Methods for Structural Characterization of Peptide and Protein Aggregates $*Lednev IK
11:00
Orientation and Disentanglement in Electrospun Fibers *Pellerin C, Richard-Lacroix M, Gittsegrad A
11:20
Experimental Investigations of Aqueous TMAO Solutions at Small and Large Hydrophobic Interfaces Halverson D, Li ITS, $*Walker GC
11:40
Scanning Probe Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Collagen Fibrils $*Kreplak L, Baldwin S, Gough K, Lee JM
12:20
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
SS4
307
Vibrational Spectroscopy of Polymers and Biomaterials - Joint with MT and PT
Organizer(s) - Kathy Gough and Christian Pellerin
Chair(s) - Laurent Kreplak
14:00
Probing the Effects of Radiotherapy on Cancer Cells by Raman Scattering Harder S, Lum JJ, Jirasek A, $*Brolo AG
14:40
FTIR Spectrochemical Imaging of Biological Tissues at < 1lm Pixel $*Gough KM, Findlay CR, Wiens R, Ma D
15:00
Infrared Microspectroscopy of Living Systems: C. reinhardtii and C. elegans *Ellis T, Goff K, Ramanandraitsiory I, Wilson K, Carvalho C
15:20
Raman Spectroscopy for in vivo Brain Cancer Detection *Jermyn M, Mercier J, Desroches J, St-Arnaud K, Guiot M-C, Leblond F, Petrecca K
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Probing Extra- and Intracellular Biomolecules by Tip-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Wallace GQ, Tabatabaei M, Pashaee F, Caetano FA, Ferguson SSG, $*Lagugné-Labarthet F
16:40
Non-invasive Spectroscopy of Red Blood Cells Stored in Transfusion Bags $*Blades MW, Turner RFB, Atkins CG, Chen D, Buckley K, Schulze HG, Devine DV
17:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
SS1
201
Celebrating Ricardo Aroca: Plasmonics and Surface-enhanced Spectroscopy - Joint with AN and PT
Organizer(s) - Kelly Akers, Alexandre Brolo, Paul Goulet and Alicia Kam
Chair(s) - Kelly Akers and Paul Goulet
08:00
The Early Days of SERS and the Seminal Role Played by Ricardo Aroca it its Foundation *Moskovits M
08:20
Finely-tuned Metallic Nanoshells for Biological Applications Sobral-Filho RG, Brito-Silva AM, Isabelle M, Lum JJ, Jirasek A, $*Brolo AG
08:40
Chemical Detection and Identification Combining a Handheld Raman and a Handheld FTIR with a Single Plasmonic Substrate $*Wang S
09:00
Abiotic Degradation of Triazine Pesticides Revealed by Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering Rubira R, *Sanchez-Cortes S, Constantino CJL, Cañamares MV
09:20
Plasmonic Platforms for Multispectral Surface-enhanced Spectroscopies Wallace GQ, Tabatabaei M, Hou R, Coady MJ, Merlen A, $*Lagugné-Labarthet F
09:40
TERS is Uniquely Suitable for Structural Characterization of the Surface of Amyloid Fibrils $*Lednev IK, Kurouski D, Deckert-Gaudig T, Deckert V
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
New Approaches in Metal Enhanced Spectroscopies (SERS and SEF): Tailoring the Size and Shape of Silver Nanoparticles with Outstanding Plasmonic Properties Garcia-Ramos JV, Garcia-Leis A, Sanchez-Cortes S
10:40
Anisotropic Core-shell Silver Nanocube Assemblies Jorgenson E, Coyle J, Bottomley A, $*Ianoul A
11:00
Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Coupled with Extraction Shi YE, *Zhan JH
11:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
SS1
201
Celebrating Ricardo Aroca: Plasmonics and Surface-enhanced Spectroscopy - Joint with AN and PT
Organizer(s) - Kelly Akers, Alexandre Brolo, Paul Goulet and Alicia Kam
Chair(s) - Alexandre Brolo and Alicia Kam
14:00
SERS Optophysiology: Plasmonic Nanosensing for Monitoring Cell Secretion Events $*Masson JF, Lussier F, Brulé T, Zhu H
14:20
Effect of the Supporting Substrate on the Far-field Scattering Pattern of Plasmonic Nanoparticles $*Tay L, Hulse J, Fraser J
14:40
Using Information Visualization for Processing SERS Spectra $*Oliveira ON
15:00
Size- and Shape-selective Synthesis of Silver and Gold Nanostructures for Plasmonics and Raman Spectroscopy $*Kitaev V, Cathcart N, Hobbs K, Keunen R, Subedi T, Frank A
15:20
Polarizability-induced Vibrational Shifts for Infrared Spectroscopy of Molecular Surfaces Henkie JR, $*Rowntree PA
15:40
Adsorption Isotherms as Obtained from Surface-enhanced Raman Intensities of Molecules Adsorbed on Silver Nanoparticles Dispersed in Agarose Gel *Rubim JC, $de Oliveira KV
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
The Chemical Side of SERS: Revisiting the Classical Spectrum of Pyridine Román-Pérez J, López-Tocón I, Soto J, $*Otero JC
16:40
Plasmonic Photovoltaics: Prospects and Challenges $*Leach GW, MacNab F, Zhang X, Cetinbas M, McCague C, Qiao H, Johansson TP, Gou S, Wong G, Chan J, Khosraviani K, Star D, Pattantyus-Abraham A
17:00
Metal-enhanced Fluorescence and Propagation in a Core-shell Nanoparticle Plasmonic Waveguide *Grégoire A, Bérubé JP, Vallée R, $Boudreau D
17:20
Co-deposition of Metallic Nanoparticles and Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) Films for Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) Camacho SA, Aoki PHB, Assis FF, Pires AM, Oliveira KT, Aroca RF, Constantino CJL
17:40
 
End of Session
Thursday AM
SS3
307
Multimodal AFM Imaging - Joint with MT
Organizer(s) - Erika Merschrod and Chris Yip
Chair(s) - Chris Yip
08:00
Recent Advances in AFM Techniques for Nanoscale Mapping of Elastic and Viscoelastic Properties $*Hurley D, Kocun M, Labuda A, Proksch R
08:40
Electron Irradiation-induced Stress in Self-assembled Monolayers Yao H, $*Rowntree PA
09:00
Evaluate Drug-mediated Changes in Spontaneous Beating Cardiomyocytes by AFM Chen AT, $*Zou S
09:20
Scanning Probe Microscopy Studies of Molecular Self-assembly and Reactions at Surfaces $*MacLeod JM
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Potential SINS at the Canadian Light Source Rosendahl SM
11:00
Surface Phonon Coupling in Boron Nitride Nanotubes Resolved by a Novel Near-field Infrared Pump-probe Imaging Technique $*Walker GC, Gilburd L, Xu X
11:40
Nanoscale Chemical Imaging by Photo-induced Force Microscopy *Albrecht TR, Morrison W, Nowak D, $Park S
12:20
 
End of Session