Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Day
Tuesday PM
AN5
305
Human Health and Diagnostics
Organizer(s) - Jean-François Masson and Dajana Vuckovic
Chair(s) - Jean-Francois Masson
14:00
Multiplexed Diagnostics Enabled by Silicon Photonics $*Bailey RC
14:40
Raman Microspectroscopy for Forensic Applications and Medical Diagnostics $*Lednev IK
15:00
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring with Nanobiosensors $*Masson JF
15:20
Stimuli-responsive Polymer-based Optical Devices for Biosensing $*Serpe MJ
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Graphene-based Nanocomposites for the Sensitive Electrochemical Detection of Drugs Adhikari B-R, Schraft H, $*Chen A
16:40
Smartphone-readable bona fide Barcode Assays for Analysis and Diagnosis $*Yu H, Wong JXH, Li X
17:00
A Novel Acoustic Wave Biosensor for the Detection of Metastatic Breast and Prostate Cancer Crivianu-Gaita V, Aamer M, Posaratnanathan R, Romaschin A, $*Thompson M
17:20
Within the Lines of Time: The Examination of Lead in Teeth from the Franklin Expedition Kozachuk MS, $Martin RR, *Nelson AJ, Sham TK
17:40
 
End of Session
AN7
201
Nuclear Analytical Methods
Organizer(s) - Amares Chatt
Chair(s) - W Zhang, M Fukushima
14:00
On the Production of 99Mo: Options and Dead-end Streets $*Wolterbeek HT, Kloosterman JL, Lathouwers D, Rohde M, Winkelman A, Frima L, Wols F
14:40
Separation of Lead and Bismuth from Proton Irradiated LBE Target by Differential Precipitation Choudhury D, Naskar N, Maiti M, $*Lahiri S
15:20
Radionuclides for Theragnostic Medicine Applications $*Groppi F, Manenti S, Bonardi ML
15:40
Radio Toxicological Analysis of Bioassay Samples by ICP-MS $*Shi Y
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Advantages of Neutron Activation Analysis for the Certification of Complex Matrix Reference Materials Greenberg RR
16:40
State-of-the-art of Neutron Activation Analyis at the Reactor IBR-s of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia Frontasyeva M
17:00
Neutron Activation Analysis for Measuring Rare Earths in Uranium Mining Waster Rocks $*De Nadai Fernandes EA, Bacchi MA, Sarriés GA, dos Santos LGC, Bode P, Wiikmann LO
17:20
Studies of Extractable Organohalogens in Farmed Atlantic Salmon Tissues by Neutron Activation in Conjunction with Solid-phase Extraction, NMR and MS Chatt A, Bahroun NHO
17:40
 
End of Session
AN4
304
General Analytical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Christa Brousseau, Alan Doucette, Mike Quilliam and Michael Serpe
Chair(s) - Alan Doucette, Michael Quilliam
14:00
Combined Fast Mode and Polarity Switching for Analysis of a Range of Vitamins and Nutritional Supplements in a Single Injection $*Gamble HA, Joliffe C, Cournoyer J
14:20
Beyond Basic Proteomics: The Advantages of Formic Acid for Protein Sample Preparation $*Doucette A, Kwak C, Caterini Z
14:40
A Reactor for High-throughput High-pressure Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Beach NJ, Knapp SMM, $*Landis CR
15:00
In situ Determination of Metformin in Type 2 Diabetes Tablets by Raman Spectroscopy $*Oladepo SA
15:20
Excitation Emission Matrix Spectroscopy as an Analytical Tool to Determine the Quality of Liquids Andrews NLP, Fan JZ, Forward RL, Omrani H, Dudelzak A, Chen M, $*Loock H-P
15:40
A Novel Label-free Probe Based on Fluorescent DNA-scaffolded Silver Nanocluster Emitter Pair Intergrowth Ma J-L, $Yin B-C, *Ye B-C
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Development and Applications of Fluorescent Core-shell Nanoparticles for Ionic Biosensing Asselin J, Lambert M-P, Fontaine N, Legros P, $*Boudreau D, Bouchareb R, Mathieu P
16:40
Development of Fluorescent Core-shell Nanoparticles for Cell Labelling Lambert M-P, Legros P, Asselin J, Brouard D, *Boudreau D
17:00
Fluorescence Spectroscopy of Dye-doped Silica Core Embedded in a Gold Shell *Ouellet S, Maurer T, Boudreau D, Plain J
17:20
Improved Silver Enhancement Technique for Quantitative Bioassays Schultz CW, Wong JXW, Weng SH, $*Yu H-Z
17:40
 
End of Session
BM1
202
Advances in Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Technology
Organizer(s) - Yingfu Li and Juewen Liu
Chair(s) - Philip Johnson, Richard Manderville
14:00
Interaction between Single Strands of siRNA and Different Chemical Groups Giraud L, Viricel W, Chain J, Giasson S
14:20
Multivalent DNA Nanostructures to Improve Cellular Targeting Lacroix A, Conway JW, Edwardson TGW, *Fakhoury JJ, $Sleiman H
14:40
Influence of DNA Flexibility towards Human O6-alkylguanine-DNA Alkyltransferase Activity and Nucleotide Incorporation by a Translesion DNA Polymerase O'Flaherty DK, Guengerich FP, Egli M, $*Wilds CJ
15:00
The Development of Intrinsic Nucleoside Quencher Analogs of Thymidine and Cytidine $*Hudson RHE, Matarazzo A, Ettles C, Suchy M, Charles M, Moustafa M
15:20
DNA-templated Synthesis of Sequence-controlled RNA Amphiphiles Using a Combination of Enzymatic and Solid-phase Methods Dore MD, Fakhoury JJ, Bujold KE, $Sleiman HF
15:40
Utility of Fluorescent Guanine Mimics for Aptamer Binding to Ochratoxin A Fadock KL, *Manderville RA
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Phosphoramidate Modifications for Improved Biological Properties of Oligonucleotides Vlaho D, $*Damha MJ
16:40
G-register Exchange Dynamics in Guanine Quadruplexes Harkness R, $*Mittermaier A
17:00
Update on the Utility of Fluorescent Nucleobase Probes for Aptasensor Development *Manderville RA
17:20
Discovery of Adjacent Adenine as the Intramolecular Distal Species for Remarkable Activity Enhancement of G-quadruplex-hemin DNAzyme/RNAzyme $*Nie Z, Li W, Li Y, Liu ZL, Yao SZ
17:40
 
End of Session
BM2
200C1
Carbohydrates - Joint with OR
Organizer(s) - David Jakeman
Chair(s) - David Jakeman
14:00
The Production and Inhibition of the Biofilm Related Poly-N-acetylglucosamine Exopolysaccharide $*Nitz M
14:20
Elucidating the Biosynthetic Logic of Exopolysaccharide Phosphonate Tailoring $*Horsman GP
14:40
Towards 18F Labeled Conduritol Aziridines for PET Imaging b-glucocerebrosidase, a Potential Marker of Early Parkinson's Disease $*Phenix CP, Tesolin D, Adams BT, Nicolli S, Lees SJ, Chowdhury MA, Rempel BP
15:00
Human Neuraminidase Enzymes as a Target for the Development of New Anti-adhesives $*Cairo CW
15:20
Synthesis and Evaluation of Potential Vaccines against Lyme Disease Hagar M, Kirshenbaum M, Huchenski BS-N, Said H, Toutsenko S, Lee S, $*Grindley TB
15:40
Discovery and Synthesis of Vaccines Monteiro MA
16:00
 
End of Session
BM5
203
Medicinal Chemistry: A Canadian Tradition - Joint with OR
Organizer(s) - Jason Burch and Patrick Gunning
Chair(s) - Jason Burch and Patrick Gunning
14:20
 
IntelliSyn Pharma Research Excellence Award Lecture
14:20
Development of New Reactions for Natural Product Synthesis and Drug Discovery $*Britton RA
15:00
Synthesis and Characterization of Potent and Selective Inhibitors for Matriptase-2 St-Georges C, Désilets A, Dion SP, Boudreault PL, Najmanovich RJ, Leduc R, $*Marsault E
15:20
Keeping HIV Resistance in Check: The Discovery of Doravirine Ducharme Y
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Identification of Potent and Selective RORc Agonists and Inverse Agonists for the Orthogonal Modulation of Th17-cell Mediated Immune Responses *René O
17:00
Autoxidation and Microsomal Metabolism Leading to Quinone Formation in Secoisolariciresinol Analogues McGurn LDA, Asiamah I, Maloney K, Allen KJH, $*Krol ES
17:20
ortho-Quinone as Key Intermediate in Biologically Active Molecule Synthesis Huang Z, $*Lumb J-P
17:40
 
End of Session
BMP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
N-demethylation of Alkaloids Using Nanoscale Zero-valent Iron Awalt JK, Singer RD
17:40
Biophysical Characterization of the Recently Discovered Peptide Hormone, Apela Huang SK, Shin K, Sarker M, $Rainey JK
17:40
Characterization of the Role of microRNAs in the Innate Antiviral Response Quan C, Singaravelu R, Srinivasan P, Roy DG, Servant MJ, $*Pezacki J
17:40
Activity-based Protein Profiling of the Role of miR-185 in the Immunometabolic Response to HCV Infection Filip R, Desrochers G, Pezacki JP
17:40
Trichloroethylidene Acetals Kirshenbaum M, $*Grindley TB
17:40
Synthesis and Evaluation of Molecular Imaging Probes to Study Voltage-gated Channels (Cav1.2) in Live Cells Araujo L, Kerkovius JJ, Nelson R, Beattie M, $*Menard F
17:40
Optimizing 19F-labelled Tryptophan to Probe Local Conformation, Dynamics, and Ligand Binding in a GPCR by NMR Spectroscopy Kenward C, Bekkers C, Shin K, Muzzaddid S, $Rainey J
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Cyclometalated Ruthenium(II) Complexes for Applications in Photoactivated Cancer Therapy McCain J, Sainuddin T, Yin H, Hetu M, Pinto M, $McFarland SA
17:40
Co-culture Mimic as a Tool to Understand Chemical Communication between Bacteria Liang LL, Sproule AS, Haltli BH, Marchbank DM, Overy DO, Burrue FB, Duncan ND, Lanteigne ML, Correa HC, *Kerr RK
17:40
Discovery of an Anticancer Polyether Natural Product from Kitasatospora sp. RKND004 Isolated from PEI Soil Sproule A, Berrue F, Correa H, Haltli B, $Kerr RG
17:40
Pathway Determination in Anaerobic Bacteria using Uniformly Labeled Glutamate and 13C NMR Spectroscopy *McDonald NC, $White RL
17:40
Anti-cancer Methods and Applications of Small Molecule and Peptide-drug Conjugates Papatzimas JW, Gorobets E, Maity R, *Bahlis NJ, $Derksen DJ
17:40
19F-labeled b-phosphoglucomutase for Transition State Analysis and the Synthesis and Evaluation of Inhibitors Ampaw A, $Jakeman DL
17:40
Developing Fluorogenic Catalytic DNA for Strain-specific Detection of Clostridium difficile Chang D, Shen Z, $Li Y
17:40
Temperature Dependent Natural Product Production in Marine Arctic Actinomycetes Gallant C, Haltli B, Kerr R
17:40
Synthesis and Kinetic Evaluation of Irreversible Inhibitors of Tissue Transglutaminase Akbar A, $*Keillor JW
17:40
Cystein-functionalization of an Antimicrobial Peptide Allows the Spontaneous Formation of a Dimer with a 30-fold Enhanced Antimicrobial Activity Thamri A, Letourneau M, Chatenet D, Castonguay A, Perreault J
17:40
Investigation of Peptides Exhibiting Affinity towards Advanced Materials Kim HSD, Monahan T, *Urquhart T, $Honek J
17:40
Conduritol Aziridines as 18F Labelled Positron Emission Tomography Probes for Imaging Glucocerebrosidase: A Biomarker for Parkinson's Disease Tesolin D, Esarik A, Wang S, Chowdhury M, $Phenix C
17:40
Development and Study of Fluorinated GW2580 Derivatives for Future Use as Radiotracers for PET Imaging of TRK and CSF-1R Choi S, *Bernard-Gauthier V, $Schirrmacher R
17:40
Developing a Simple, High-throughput Angiogenesis Assay Using Zebrafish Embryos $Sarty KI, Johnson JA, Martyniuk CJ, *Gray CA
17:40
Application of NMR Metabolomics in the Discovery of Natural Products Sproul MS, $*Gray CA, Johnson JA
17:40
Synthesis of Novel 4'-modified Nucleoside Analogues and their Properties in Oligonucleotides Malek-Adamian E, *Martinez SM, $Damha MJ
17:40
The Effects of Fermentation Conditions on the Biosynthesis of Natural Products by Endophytic Fungi $Fournier JE, Johnson JA, *Gray CA
17:40
Investigating the Permeability of Semi-peptidic Macrocycles Comeau C, Leclair G, $*Marsault E
17:40
Anticancer Drug Leads from Traditionally Used Canadian Medicinal Plants Bos A, Li H, Johnson JA, $*Gray CA, Jean S, Robichaud GA
17:40
Application of a Simple Bioactivity Profiling Strategy to Natural Product Discovery from Endophytes of Marine Macroalgae Flewelling AJ, Johnson JA, $*Gray CA
17:40
Recognition of "Minimal" Ligands by Enolase Superfamily Enzymes Aboushawareb S, $Bearne SL
17:40
Positional Impact of C8-aryl-deoxyguanosine Probes within the Thrombin Binding Aptamer and their Influence on Thrombin Binding Affinity Van Riesen AJ, *Manderville RA, Fadock KL, Deore PS
17:40
Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Substituted Beta-alanines for the Treatment of Epilepsy Colaguori R, Stover KR, Stafford PM, Zhang L, $*Weaver DF
17:40
Characterization of Oxidized Fatty Acids from a Novel Marine Sediment-derived Bacterium Goldberg S, *Haltli B, $Kerr R
17:40
Design and Development of Novel STAT SH2 Domain Inhibitors Tin G, *Cumaraswamy A, $Gunning P
17:40
Synthesis of an Oxidatively Sensitive Fluorescent Analogue of Vitamin E Hildering A, *Atkinson J
17:40
Developing a Lead Compound for the Inhibition of Bacterial DNA Gyrase Khan U, $Weaver D
17:40
Soil Metagenomic Library Construction to Access Natural Product Biodiversity *Gosse JT, Hill P, $Boddy CN
17:40
How to Obtain High-precision Structural Information from Spin-labelled Proteins Balo AR, Feyrer H, $*Ernst OP
17:40
Investigation of Methylation and Reduction Events in the Biosynthesis of a Polymethylated Polyketide Larade S, Thuss JAJ, Gao Z, $Vederas JC
17:40
Molecular Probes for Cystic Fibrosis Research Junor P, $*Viirre RD
17:40
Inclusion Body Formation of Cu, Zn-superoxide Dismutase in Escherichia coli Simon H, Almey J, $Meiering EM
17:40
Synthesis of Novel Curcumin Analogs Alharbi SA, Mohapatra PP, $*Jha A, Cameron TS, Rupasinghe VHP
17:40
Synthesis of a Molecular Imaging Probe to Study Glutamate Receptors iGluR6 at Synaptic Connections Tian Z, Acton SL, Hinderle M, $*Menard F
17:40
Selectivity in Fungal Polyketide Thioesterases: Aromatic Cyclization as a Logic Gate for Pathway Termination Heberlig GW, Hansen F, Schmeing TM, $*Boddy CN
17:40
Inducing Production of Bioactive Cryptic Natural Products through Co-culture of Coral-derived Microbes MacIntyre LW, $Kerr RG
17:40
Design of Potential Selective Inhibitors for Thymidine Kinase from Variola virus $*Franca TCCF, Garcia DRG, Guimaraes APG, Ramalho TCR, Forgione PF
17:40
Exploring the Active Sites of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Pantothenate Kinase by Synthesizing Pantothenate Analogues Guan J, $*Auclair K
17:40
Temporal Patterning of Hydrogel Biochemical Environments to Mimic the Dynamic ECM Nijsure D, $Wylie RG
17:40
Consequences of Acidification and Unfolding Stress on the Fold and Zinc-binding Properties of Anthrax Lethal Factor Lo SY, $*Siemann S
17:40
Red Light Control of Ion Channel Blockers Collins CV, Dong MX, $Woolley GA
17:40
Chemical Synthesis of a Series of Estrane Derivatives with a Bromoethyl Side Chain at Position 3 *Lespérance M, Maltais R, Trottier M-C, $Poirier D
17:40
Structural and Kinetic Studies of PD-L1 Inhibition Hanley RP, $*Wulff JE, Hof F, Carr MD, An J, Horvath SW, Walker K, Powell D, Messmer D
17:40
A Comparison between the Application of NMR and LC-HRMS Based Metabolomics on the Discovery of Natural Products from Endophytic Fungi Clark TN, Johnson JA, $*Gray CA
17:40
A Stability Library of Silver and Gold Nanostructures for Applications in Biomedicine de Alwis Weerasekera H, *Silvero J, $Scaiano JC
17:40
Metabolic and Genetic Engineering of Escherichia coli for the Production of Complex Carbohydrates Hassan M, *Lundgren B, $Boddy CN, Whitfield D, Schoenhofen IC, Clark B
17:40
Discovery and Characterization of a Potent and Selective EP4 Receptor Antagonist *Schiffler MA, Chandrasekhar S, Fisher MJ, Harvey A, Kuklish SL, Wang X-S, Warshawsky AM, York JS, Yu X-P
17:40
Isolation, Preparation and Biological Properties of Soybean-flaxseed Protein Co-precipitates $*Alu'datt MH, Alli I
17:40
Development of Two Series of Potent and Selective CDK8 Inhibitors with Distinct Binding Modes *Bergeron P, Koehler MFT, Blackwood EM, Bowman K, Clark K, Kiefer JR, Maskos K, McCleland M, Orren L, Salphati L, Schmidt S, Schneider EV, Wu J, Beresini M
17:40
Using Positron Emission Tomography to Monitor Biodistribution of Radiolabelled Analogues of Enterolactone *Allen KJH, Petriew SC, Phenix CP, $Krol ES
17:40
Reversible Covalent Bonding of an Azobenzene Cross-linker to a Target Peptide Kachi-Terajima C, *Woolley GA
17:40
Synthesis, Characterization and Repair of Backbone Modified O6-2'-deoxyguanosine-alkylene-O6-2'-deoxyguanosine Intrastrand Cross-links O'Flaherty DK, $*Wilds CJ
17:40
Quantification of Brassinin Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy Pribytkova T, Schmidt K, $*Sorensen JL
17:40
One-pot Chemoenzymatic Synthesis of Rhamnose Biosynthesis Inhibitors McCormick NE, $*Jakeman DL
17:40
Expression and Characterization of STAT3/STAT5 Proteins for Assay Development of Small Molecule Inhibitors de Araujo ED, Kraskouskaya D, $*Gunning PT
17:40
Continuous Flow Halogenation: Challenges and Opportunities Gunn D, $Kocsis L, *Sip?cz T, Jones R, Darvas F
17:40
Discovery of DLK Inhibitors for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases *Huestis MP
17:40
Design and Synthesis of Monobactam Analogues for the Inhibition of NDM-1 Pena D, $*Boudreau M
17:40
Status of Serum Trace Elements - Copper, Manganese and Zinc in Preeclamptic Pregnant Women of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia *Noura A, Hajera T
17:40
Design and Synthesis of Lasso-inspired Peptides with Distinct Antibacterial Mechanisms $*Bédard F, Hammami R, Gomaa A, Suribade M, Fliss I, Biron E
17:40
Ru(II) Dyads that Incorporate a-oligothiophenes: Modular and Versatile Photosensitizers for PDT *Monro S, Shi G, Hennigar R, Colpitts J, Yin H, DeCoste R, Spencer C, Chamberlain L, $McFarland SA
17:40
Novel Bioactive Natural Products from Medicinally Important Plants Khan M, Rodriguez E, $*Ata A
17:40
Birch Bark - A Renewable Resource for Betulin and its Derivatives $*Bierenstiel M, Sleem H
17:40
A Mild and Fully Automated GMP Production of 11C-labeled (+)-4-Propyl-3,4,4a,5,6,10b-hexahydro-2H-naphtho[1,2-b][1,4]oxazin-9-ol ([11C]-(+)-PHNO) $*Hicks JH, Kovacs MS
17:40
Synthesis and Properties of New BODIPY Derivatives for 5¢-end Labelling Oligonucleotides Deore PS, $*Manderville RA
17:40
Investigation of DIBI, an Fe-binding Polymer ­ Determination of the Activation Energy of Ligand Exchange $*Bierenstiel M, Ang MTC, Holbein BE
17:40
The Use of Cucurbiturils in Drug Formulations for Alleviation of Adverse Toxicities $*Wang R, Li S, Yang X, Chan J, Lee S
17:40
Transitions in Spider Wrapping Silk Conformation and Dynamics Probed by 19F-NMR Spectroscopy *Sarker M, Orrell KE, Xu L, Tremblay M-L, Liu X-Q, $Rainey JK
17:40
Isolation of Antifungal Compounds from Plant-ant Associated Actinobacteria *Centko RM, Currie CR, $Clardy J
CE4
Meeting Room 5
General Session
Organizer(s) - Mary Sheppard
Chair(s) - Mary Sheppard
14:00
Ötzi the Iceman Meets the New IUPAC Periodic Table of the Isotopes *Mahaffy PG, Martin BE, Oliver M, DeBoon T, Coplen TB, Holden NE
14:40
Two-stage Testing at uOttawa: Preliminary Results and Discussion $Focsaneanu K-S
15:00
Enhancing Team-based Undergraduate Student Research Productivity and Learning Outcomes: Combining Modern Project Management Practices with Self-reflection Exercises $*Piunno PAE, Gradinaru CC, Laflamme M, Milstein JN, Boyd C, deBraga M, Rawle F, Krull UJ
15:20
Writing Instruction and Training (WIT): Implementing a Comprehensive Approach to Improving Student Communication Skills Stewart AF, Williams AL, $Dicks AP, Lofgreen JE, Edgar LJG, Hoch LB
15:40
Exploring Live Chemistry Stage Shows in Science Museums *Vickers SM, Eix SL, Ng D, $Anderson D
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Celebrity Chemistry *Schwarcz J
17:00
The Sky is Falling! Or is it? Separating Fact from Fiction in Our Chemical World $*Lukeman M
17:20
Assessing Student Achievement through Learning Outcome Mapping *Dawe LN, Wilson C
17:40
 
End of Session
EN4
Meeting Room 2
Emerging Contaminants
Organizer(s) - Trevor Brown and Amila De Silva
Chair(s) - Trevor Brown, Amila de Silva
14:00
Finding Novel Fluorinated Chemicals of Environmental Interest Mabury SA
14:40
Measuring Atmospheric Perfluoroalkyl Acids: Reducing Sampling Artifacts and Improving Understandings of Long-range Transport MacInnis JJ, VandenBoer TC, $*Young CJ
15:00
Exposure Characterization of Pesticides and Primary Metabolites for Assessing Human Health Implications in Prince Edward Island Sweeney C, *Guernsey J, Greer W, Ryan C, $Kim J
15:20
Application of Synchronous Scanning to the Cyclodextrin-enhanced Fluorescence-based Trace Detection of Pesticides in Natural Waters Sweet SD, $*Wagner BD
15:40
Perfluoroalkyl Acids in the High Arctic: A Multi-decadal Depositional Ice Record Pickard HM, $*Young CJ, MacInnis JJ, Spencer C, De Silva AO, Muir DCG, Sharp M, Criscitiello A
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Investigating the Retention of Benzotriazoles in Urban Watersheds Parajulee A, Lei Y-D, de Silva AO, Mitchell CPJ, $*Wania F
16:40
Biomonitoring for Assessing Human Exposure to Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in Matched Adults, Children and Companion Animals Parent MI, *Guernsey JR, $Kim JS
17:00
Perfluorophosphinates and Other Perfluorinated Acids in Northern Pike, Double-crested Cormorants and Bottlenose Dolphins in North America $*De Silva AO, Houde M, de Solla SR, Spencer C, Ho D, Al Tarhuni M, King LE, Lavoie R, Wells R, Fair P
17:20
 
End of Session
IN2
301
Advances in Catalyzed Carbon-Element Bond Formation: Cross-Coupling and Beyond - Joint with OR
Organizer(s) - Mike Organ
Chair(s) - Dennis Hall
14:00
Exploring Aromatic Coupling without Using Coupling Reaction $*Li C-J, Chen Z-W, Zeng H-Y, Qiu ZH, Huerta AD
14:40
Nickel Catalyzed Monoarylation of Primary Alkylamines at Room Temperature MacQueen PM, Lavoie CM, Rotta-Loria NL, Sawatzky RS, Borzenko A, $*Stradiotto M
15:00
Palladium-catalyzed Reactions Involving Organobismuth Reagents $*Gagnon A
15:20
Advances in Group 4 Hydroamination Catalysis. Tandem Sequential Routes for the Preparation of Primary Amines and N-heterocycles $*Schafer LL, Lui E, Lau Y
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Catalysis and the 21st Century Process Chemist Campeau L-C
17:00
Photoredox Mediated Nickel Catalyzed Cross-coupling of Thiols with Aryl and Heteroaryl Iodides via Thiyl Radicals *Oderine MS, Frenette M, Robbins DW, Aquila B, $Johannes JW, Mesko M
17:20
New Opportunities for Old Heterogeneous Catalysts: Noble Metal Nanoparticles Driving Isomerization and Photo-redox C-C Coupling Reactions *Lanterna AE, Elhage A, $Scaiano JC
17:40
 
End of Session
IN3
200D
Advances in Main Group Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Neil Burford
Chair(s) - C Adam Dyker
14:00
N-heterocyclic Olefins (NHOs) and their Role in Main Group Chemistry $*Rivard E, Hering-Junghans C, Lui MW, Paisley NR, Andreiuk P, Ferguson MJ, McDonald R
14:40
Reactivity of Perfluoroaryl Boranes with Bonds: Cyclization, Carboboration and Rearrangement *Melen RL, $Wilkins LC
15:00
Diels-Alder Reactions of 1,2-azabroines Burford RJ, Li B, Vassiliu M, Dixon DA, $Liu S-Y
15:20
New N,C-organoboron Chelates and their Unique Photophysical Properties Mellerup SK, Nguyen C, Lu ZH, $*Wang S
15:40
Developing a Synthetic Route to Boron Containing Heteroarenes Barnard JH, Yruegas S, $*Martin CD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
A Mild Hydrosilylation of Unsaturated Compounds via Boro-cation Catalysis Clarke JJ, Bestvater BP, *Eisenberger P, $Crudden CM
16:40
In Pursuit of a Gallium-carbon Double Bond Bourque JL, $*Baines KM
17:00
Computational Studies on Reactions of Group 13 Dimetallenes with Benzene and Dihydrogen Valjus J, Roberts CJ, Moilanen J, *Tuononen HM, Power PP
17:20
Main Group Elements as Transition Metal Mimics: Oxidative Addition of s Bonds to a Al(I) Centre $*Nikonov GI
17:40
 
End of Session
IN6
302
Ligand Design In Metal Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Laura Turculet
Chair(s) - Laura Turculet, David Herbert
14:00
Pincer Ligand Complexes of Nickel: Cooperativity in Bond Activation Processes $*Piers WE, LaPierre EA, Spasyuk D, Bi W
14:40
Ligand Design Principles for Ammonia Synthesis and Oxidation $*Chirik PJ, Bezdek MJ, Pappas I
15:20
PBP Pincer Complexes: Diversity of Structures and Reactivity $*Ozerov OV, Shih W-C, Bhuvanesh N, Zhou J, Gu W, MacInnis M, Timpa SD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Pincer Complexes of Ni(II) and Ni(III): Impact of Ligand on Ease of C-H Nickelation and Compound Stability/Reactivity $*Zargarian D
17:00
Bond Activation by Metal Complexes with NCN Pincer Ligands Featuring Central N-heterocyclic Carbene Moieties Brown RM, Jiang Y, Levenson DA, Woodard J, $*Roesler R, Valjus J, Roberts CJ, Tuononen HM
17:40
 
End of Session
INP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
A Competitive Reactivity Survey of Prominent Nickel Pre-catalysts in C-N Cross-coupling Clark JSK, Lavoie CM, MacQueen PM, $*Stradiotto M
17:40
A New NNN-bis(phosphinimine)pyrrole Pincer Ligand: Exploring Electronic Effects on Organoscandium Complexes Glynn KE, $Hayes PG
17:40
Structure-function Correlations in Mixed-valent Diruthenium(II,III) Tetraacetate Complexes Containing Various Axially-bound Pyridine Derivatives Aquino AJ, Gerrior D, Cameron TS, Klapstein D, $*Aquino MAS
17:40
A New Electron-rich Diketiminate Ligand for the Stabilization of Reactive Species Land MA, Huo B, Mbaezue II, Ylijoki KEO, Robertson KN, Lee PTK, Vidovic D, $*Clyburne JAC
17:40
Synthesis, Characterization and Reactivity of (Dithiolato)bismuth Acetate Lewis Acids Trevors EE, $Briand GG, Decken A
17:40
The Interaction of 1,3-Bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolidene (SiPr) with Iodoalkynes Greene BHC, Barry BM, Robertson KN, Masuda JM, $*Clyburne JAC
17:40
Electrochemistry and Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Unsaturated Main Group Inorganic Sulfur Diimides Hill NDD, *Roemmele TL, $Boere RT
17:40
Approaches to Synthesizing (Dithiolato)bismuth Alkoxide Lewis Acid Catalysts McOnie SL, $Briand GG, Decken A
17:40
The Curious Case of UiO-67: Why Are Other Zr-MOFs More Stable? Lawrence MC, $*Katz MJ
17:40
The Interaction of Carbon Disulfide and Sulfur Dioxide with Simple Anions: A Study of the Reactions of Acid Gases with Small Carboxylate Ligands Paula ZA, Robertson K, Hurmalainen J, $Clyburne JAC
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Ruthenium and Osmium Coordination Complexes as Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy Bennett LG, Hetu M, Yin H, *McFarland S
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Methylbismuth Dithiolates as Potential ROP Catalysts Misener JM, $Briand GG, Decken A
17:40
Synthesis and Physico-chemical Properties of Ferrocene-BODIPY Dyads Adjei JA, $Koivisto BD
17:40
Push-pull Alternating Polystannanes Loungxay J, Scannell W, *Foucher D
17:40
Towards Alternating Group 14 Polymers Scannell W, *Foucher D
17:40
Investigation of Glass-ceramic Composites for Waste Immobilization Applications *Paknahad E, $Grosvenor AP
17:40
Reaction of Antitumor Active Dirhodium(II) Tetraacetate with Glutathione at Physiological pH Enriquez A, $Jalilehvand F
17:40
The Diverse Reactivity of Salts Containing [PLn]3+ Sinclair HC, Chitnis SS, Robertson APM, $Burford N
17:40
Reactions of Phosphino-phosphonium Cations Leading to New Cationic P-Se Compounds Poller MJ, Frickel J, $Burford N, Karaghiosoff K
17:40
New Routes to Highly Efficient Copper(I)-based Dye-sensitized Solar Cells: N^NX Ligands as Ancillary Ligands Malzner FJ, Housecroft CE, Constable EC
17:40
Selective and Controlled Synthesis of Polycarbonate Diols and their Polylactide Triblock Copolymers NI K, $Kozak C
17:40
Pyridyl Directed Catalyst-free trans-hydroboration of Internal Alkynes Yuan K, Suzuki N, Mellerup S, Wang X, Yamaguchi S, *Wang S
17:40
Rhodium(I) Complexes Supported by a Bis(phosphinimine)pyrrole NNN-pincer Ligand: Bond Activation and Catalysis MacNeil CS, Hänninen MM, Zamora MT, Glynn KE, $*Hayes PG
17:40
Exploring Reactive Species in the Mechanism of Oxygen Reduction using Pentadentate Ligand-supported Cobalt Complexes Fairburn LK, $Piers WE
17:40
Data-driven Discoveries of Novel Compounds and Materials Oliynyk AO, Adutwum LA, Harynuk JJ, *Mar A, Antono E, Mulholland G, Meredig B, Sparks TD, Gaultois MW
17:40
Hydrodefluorination of Aromatic and Aliphatic Compounds by Half-sandwich Ruthenium Complexes Cp'(NHC)RuH3 Mai VH, $Nikonov G
17:40
New Ternary Layered Arsenides in the A-Tt-As System (A = Na, K, Rb; Tt = Ge, Sn) Khatun M, Stoyko SS, *Mar A
17:40
Synthesis of New Tellurophenes Building Blocks via Protodeboronation and Boronate-halogen Exchange Reactions Torres Delgado W, Shahin F, Ferguson MJ, McDonald R, He G, $*Rivard E
17:40
Noncentrosymmetric Rare-earth Chalcogenides RE3MM'Ch7 (M, M' = Ga, In, Si, Ge, Sn, P; Ch = S, Se) Iyer AK, Yin W, Lee E, *Mar A
17:40
Half Sandwich, NHC Supported,T ris(hydride) Ruthenium Catalysts for H/D Exchange Reactions Mai VH, $Nikonov G
17:40
New Copper(II) Complexes with Sulfonated Group for Lactide Polymerization Hardouin Duparc V, *Schaper F
17:40
Zinc Aminephenolate Catalysts for CO2/Epoxide Copolymerization and Hydroamination Reactions Anderson TS, $Kozak CM
17:40
Exploring the Reactivity of Uranium Complexes Bound by Rigid NNN-bis(phosphinimine)pyrrole Pincer Ligands Dickie TKK, $Hayes PG
17:40
Cobalt Amine Bis(phenolate) Complexes for Carbon Dioxide Activation Ambrose K, $Kozak CM
17:40
Zwitterionic Triphospheniums as Multidenatate Donors Kosnik SC, $Macdonald CLB
17:40
Synthesis and Spectroscopic Characterization of Various Pauson-Khand Active Organocobalt Complexes Ricker JD, $*Geary LM, Shearer J
17:40
Photophysical and Thermal Behaviours of Alkynylisocyanide Gold(I) Complexes Marineau Plante G, *Soldera A, $Harvey PD
17:40
Structural Modulation of Metalloporphyrins for Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Abdinejad M, Kraatz B, *Zhang XA
17:40
Reactivation of p53 Using Bifunctional Molecules as a Cancer Therapeutic Strategy Miller JJ, *Warren JJ, $Storr T
17:40
A Mechanistic Investigation of the Disproportionation of Silanes in the Hiyama Cross-coupling Reaction Using ESI-MS Dean N, $McIndoe JS
17:40
Converting Amines and Alcohols into Amides or Imines Yosurack MJ, *Gusev DG
17:40
Deactivation Process in the Homogenous Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 Pschenitza M, Meister S, Tschurl M, Heiz U, $*Reiger B
17:40
New Developments in the Coordination Chemistry of Antimony Cations Frazee CM, $Burford N
17:40
Development of a Robust Titanium(III) Complex Supported by a Pentadentate Dianionic Ligand Beh DW, Spasyuk D, $Piers WE
17:40
Analysis of Asymmetric Ferrocenoyl Histidine Conjugate and Its Interaction with Zinc Metal Ion Binding Studies Ferranco A, $Kraatz H-B
17:40
Characterization and Improvement of p-type Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Marinakis N, Housecroft CE, Constable EC
17:40
Palladium-catalyzed Conjugate Addition of Terminal Alkynes to Acrolein Hearne ZL, *Wang H, $Li C-J
17:40
Reaction of Plutonium Oxide Clusters with Hydroperoxide in Gas Phase Zhang XB, $Schreckenbach G
17:40
Activation of Dioxygen at Metal Sites for Energy and Catalysis Applications Sinha S, Aaron MS, Blagojevic J, $Warren JJ
17:40
Structure and Reactivity of Diiminopyridine Titanium(II) Dichloride and Dimethyl Complexes Rahimi N, *Budzelaar PHM
17:40
The Reactivity of a Ruthenium-NHC Complex toward the Production of Renewable Fuels Sung MM-H, $Morris RH
17:40
Catalytic Hydrodesulfurization and Carbonyl Deoxygenation by First-row Metal Clusters Supported by Triphenylphosphoranimide Ligands Braziunaite A, *Mitton S, Hamilton RJ, $Stryker JM
17:40
Structural and Magnetic Properties of Mn2-xFexSi0.5P0.5 (x = 0.6, 0.7, 0.8, 0.9, 1.0) *He A, $Mozharivskyj Y
17:40
Towards the Synthesis of a New Anionic Carbodiphosphorane Swidan A, Schröder J, $Macdonald CLB
17:40
Rhodium and Iridium Silyl Pincer Complexes: Applications in E-H Bond Activation Lindeperg F, $Turculet L
17:40
Synthesis and Reactivity of Trimethyltantalum Complexes of Bulky o-phenylenediamido Ligands Janes T, Xu M, $Song D
17:40
Engineered Designer Monomers: The Path to Light and Moisture Stable Polystannanes Pau J, *Foucher D
17:40
Rh-NCN Pincer Complex with a Central NHC Donor for Small Molecule Activation Jiang Y, *Roesler R
17:40
Are Iso-tellurazole N-oxides Lewis Pairs? Ho PC, *Doreleyers S, $Vargas-Baca I
17:40
Exploring the Reactivity of 1,2,3-azaditetreletine Ring Systems Henry AH, *Baines KM
17:40
Supramolecular Systems for Solar Energy Conversion: Ru and Co Schott O, Chartrand D, Pal AK, $*Hanan GS
17:40
1,2,5,6-tetrathiocins as Ligands: A New Approach to Metal Dithiolene Complexes *Ahmed ZS, Wrixon JD, $Rawson JM
17:40
Expanding the Coordination Chemistry of High Oxidation State Main Group Cations Gray PA, $*Burford N, Patrick BO
17:40
Coordination of N-heterocyclic Carbenes to 1,2,5-telluradiazoles $Pushkarevsky NA, Lee LM, Beckmann J, Vargas-Baca I, Konchenko SN, Zibarev AV
17:40
Employing Perimidine-based Carbene Ligands in Catalytically Relevant Environments: Nickel(II), Palladium(II) and Ru-alkylidene Complexes and their Reactivity Lee S, $*Richeson D, Ong T-G, Perron E
17:40
Fluorine: Waste Not, Want Not Andrella NO, $*Baker RT
17:40
Novel Phosphinoamines for Carbon Dioxide Capture Alshahri A, $Ellis B
17:40
Annulated Iso-tellurazole N-oxides Ho PC, Rafique J, *Braga AL, $Vargas-Baca I
17:40
Understanding the Photophysical Properties of Photoredox Catalysts for the Trifluoromethylation of Quinoline Ochola JR, $Wolf MO
17:40
A New Class of Bulky Chelating Cyclopentadienyl Ligands Veinot AJ, $*Masuda JD
17:40
Nickel-mediated Cyclometallation of Aryl-phosphinites by C-H activation : Regioselectivity and Kinetics Mangin LP, $*Zargarian D
17:40
Mixed-valent Dinuclear Palladium/Platinum Luminescent Complexes [MI,II2(phosphine)n(thio-ligand)3] Incorporting N, S-bridged Pyridine-2-thiolate and Benzimidazoline-2-thiolate Sandhu A, Butcher RJ, Castineiras A, *Lobana TS
17:40
Synthesis of Selenium Derivatives of 3,5-dichloropyridine through Lithiation of 3,5-dichloropyridine: An Experimental and Quantum Chemical Study Singh A, *Dhau J
17:40
Design and Therapeutic Studies of New 4-benzoylpyrazolone Sulfadiazone and its Pd/Pt Complexes $*Idemudia OG, Sadimenko AP
17:40
HF and DFT Analysis of 3,5-dimethyl-2-pyridylselenium Compounds: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Analysis Sharma N, *Singh A, $Dhau JS
17:40
Synthesis, Structure, and Optical Properties of Noncentrosymmetric Selenide Ba4Ga4GeSe12 Yin W, Iyer AK, Lin X, *Mar A
17:40
Synthesis and Polymerization of New Substituted Phosphaalkenes Dueck K, *Gates DP
17:40
Combined Spectroscopic-mass Spectrometric Methodology for the Study of Homogeneous Catalytic Reactions Janusson E, $McIndoe JS
17:40
Capturing mer-MnI(CO)3, FeCl2 and CoBr2 with a PN3P Pincer Ligand for Clean Energy Applications Kumar Rao G, Pell W, Korobkov I, Gabidullin B, $Richeson D
17:40
Exceptionally Strong p-interactions between the Metal and the Apical Ligand in Tantalum Square-pyramidal Complexes $*Lavoie GG, Morris R
17:40
Bimetallic Trialkylphosphoranimide First-row Transition Metal "Nanocluster Catalysts" for Catalytic Hydrodesulfurization $*Nkala FM, Revunova K, Zhao T, Hamilton RJ, Stryker JM
17:40
Reduction, Protonation and Oxidation of a Series of Co(II) Complexes with Aliphatic PNP Pincer Ligands Lagaditis PO, Schluschaß B, Würtele C, $*Schneider S
17:40
Metal Complexes with Diazafluorenylboronic Ester Ligands as Catalysts for the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide with Boranes Osten KM, Janes T, Pantaleo A, Yan E, Yang Y, $Song D
17:40
Exploring New Derivates of 1,2,4-benzothiadiazines and their Coordination Chemistry Pringouri K, Anwar MU, *Rawson JM
17:40
Chemical Tools for Cellular Interrogation of Metalloenzymes $*Que EL, Aggarwal K, Fikes A, Mehta R, Ngo C
17:40
Selective Catalytic Deoxygenation of Carbohydrates en route to Fine Chemicals $*Gagne MR, Bender T
17:40
Chain-growth Kumada Polymerization of an Alternating Donor-acceptor Conjugated Monomer Payne PR, Chen Z, Gagne MR, Brookhart M, You W
17:40
Aluminum Complexes of the bis-N,N'-(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazolin-2-imine Ligand Todd A, McClennan B, $*Masuda JD
17:40
Synthesis and Application of Palladium Bisaminophosphine Complexes *Xia A, Jones C, Timm M, Masuda J
17:40
New Classes of Gold Complexes as Potential Anti-cancer Agents Baker MV, Zhao W, Mageed A, Hickey JL
17:40
Catalysis Monitoring Using the Wisconsin High-pressure Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Reactor (WiHP-NMRR) Beach NJ, Knapp SMM, Brezny AC, Abrams ML, $*Landis CR
17:40
Unraveling the Effects of Ligand on the Ability of Re(I) Complexes in the Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 Hameed Y, *Ouanounou S, $Richeson D
17:40
Pore-embedded Copper Catalysts for Methanol Steam Reforming Diaz C, Qi A, Thurgood C, $*Scott J
17:40
An ab initio Study of the Hydration of Hydrogen Selenate $*Pye CC, Akbari P
17:40
New Phosphorus Heterocycles Stack DL, $*Masuda JD
17:40
Tailoring Perovskite- and Fluorite-type Oxides for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) $*Thangadurai V, Singh K
MS7
306
Polymer-based Drug Delivery Nanotechnology-chemistry and Applications
Organizer(s) - Christine Allen and John Oh
Chair(s) - Ashok Kakkar
14:00
Engineering Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery: Challenges and Opportunities $*Kakkar A
14:40
Cationic Organoiron Sandwich Complex as an Emerging Lead Structure for the Design of Biomaterials Agatemor C, Etkin N, $*Abd-El-Aziz AS
15:00
Temperature-responsive Plasmonic Nanoarchitectures for Theranostic Applications Drouin M, $Boudreau D, *Mathieu P
15:20
Multifunctional Polymeric Nanostructures for Cancer Imaging and Therapy $*Wang M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Polymersomal Doxorubicin Zou Y, Zhong ZY, *Meng FH
17:00
Sequence-controlled "DNA-Teflon" Polymers de Rochambeau D, Barlog M, Stein RS, Edwardson TGW, Fakhoury JJ, Bazzi HS, $*Sleiman HF
17:20
The Effect of Microfluidic Self-assembly on Structure and Function of Paclitaxel-loaded Poly(caprolactone)-block-poly(ethylene oxide) Drug Delivery Nanoparticles $Bains A, *Moffitt MG, Wulff J
17:40
 
End of Session
MS8
Delta Baronet 456
Stimuli-responsive Materials
Organizer(s) - Yue Zhao
Chair(s) - Christophe Tribet
14:00
Free Surface Command Layer for Photoalignment of Liquid Crystalline Polymer Films $*Seki T, Fukuhara K, Tanaka D, Nakai T, Hara M, Nagano S
14:40
Submolecular Photo-plasticization and Orientation in Azomaterials *Pellerin C, Laventure A, Wang X, Heikkinen ITS, Vapaavuori J
15:20
Opto-mechanical Azo Materials: New Light on Mechanism and Optimization $*Barrett CJ, Bushuyev OS, Rollet FG, Friscic TQ
15:40
Optically Controlled Shape Memory Polymers Using Photothermal Effect Zhang HJ, Li G, Lu XL, $*Zhao Y
16:00
 
End of Session
MSP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Designed Polymers with UCST-type and Complex Phase Transitions in Aqueous Solution Käfer F, $*Agarwal S, Karg M
17:40
A Microfluidic Model for Fundamental Studies of Thromboembolism Prince E, Li Y, Li Y, Ramchandran A, $*Kumacheva E
17:40
DNA Micelles as Nanoreactors: Efficient DNA Functionalization with Lipids and Polymers Trinh T, Chidchob P, $*Sleiman HF
17:40
Molecular Imprinted Polymers with DNA Aptamer Fragments as Macromonomers Zhang Z, *Liu J
17:40
Polymer-silicon Nanosheet Composites - Growing Dimensions for Sensing and Optoelectronic Applications Lyuleeva A, Helbich T, Naretto MA, Falco A, Hegmann F, Rieger B, $Lugli P
17:40
Reversible Affinity Based Hydrogels for Long Term Drug Delivery to the Retina Huynh V, $*Wylie RG
17:40
Synthesis, Self-organization, and LB Properties of Octa-alkylthio Substituted Tetraazaporphyrin Derivatives with Four Terminal Carboxylic Acid Groups Abdulhamied E, *Tran S, $Eicchorn SH
17:40
Kaolinite Covalently Grafted with Allyl Functional Groups Fafard J, $Detellier C
17:40
Selective Functionalization of Biphenol Groups within a Solid-state Periodic Mesoporous Organosilica (PMO) Material Reid LM, Wu G, $*Crudden CM
17:40
Fabrication of Flexible Self-standing All-cellulose Nanofibrous Composite Membranes for Virus Removal Huang W, Wang Y, Chen C, Law J, Houghton M, Tian Z, $*Chen L
17:40
Approaches to the Formation of Nanofibrillar Hydrogels Based on Uniform PFS Rod-like Micelles Zhou H, Lu Y, Zhang M, Guerin G, Manners I, $*Winnik M
17:40
pH Indicatating Colorimetric Tough Hydrogel for Smart Wound Dressing Application Liu L, *Chung H-J
17:40
Synthesis of Fluorescent Dendrimers with Four and Six Arms Thabet B, Abdelghani AA, $*Abd-El-Aziz AS
17:40
A Zeolite Nanoparticle-polymer Composite Material for the Fabrication of an Alcohol Gas Sensor Cody D, Mihaylova E, Awala H, Mintova S, *Naydenova I
17:40
Fabrication of Molecularly Aligned Film Doped with Anisotropic Dye Molecules Induced by Photopolymerization with Spatial Intensity Gradient Aizawa M, Hisano K, Barrett CJ, *Shishido A
17:40
Binary Magnetic PANI Nanoparticles Prepared via Polymerization Induced Self-assembly and Uptake Affinity toward Organic Dyes Dolatkhah A, $*Wilson LD
17:40
Size and Distribution Control of Gold Nanorod Growth with Hydrotropes McAlduff M, Singh K, $*Marangoni G
17:40
Investigation of the Adsorption Processes of Fluorocarbon and Hydrocarbon Anions at the Solid-solution Interface of Macromolecular Imprinted Materials Karoyo AH, $*Wilson LD
17:40
Plasmonic Membranes of Natural Rubber: Synthesis, Characterization and Evaluation of in vitro Toxicity $*Job A, Danna C, Cavalcante D, Gomes A, Kerche L, Yoshihara E, Osorio-Román I, Aroca R, Rodriguez-Pérez M
17:40
Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Microgels as Aqueous Lubricants: Synthesis and Characterization Vialar P, Giasson S, Drummond C
MT1
205
Designer Molecule-derived Materials
Organizer(s) - Travis Holman and Len MacGillivray
Chair(s) - Travis Holman
14:00
Crystal Engineering of Hybrid Ultramicroporous Materials Zaworotko MJ
14:40
Designing Metal Organic Frameworks for Energy Applications $*Shimizu GKH, Mah RK, Gelfand BS, Bladek KJ, Fard Z, Taylor JM, Dwyer P
15:20
A Supermolecular Building Approach for the Design and Construction of Metal-organic Frameworks $*Eddaoudi M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Organizing Rotaxanes in Metal-organic Frameworks Materials Zhu K, Farahani N, Renaud N, $*Loeb SJ
17:00
Structural Flexibility in the Solid State $*Barbour LJ
17:40
 
End of Session
MT3
204
Energy Storage and Capture - Joint with IN
Organizer(s) - Jeff Dahn, Gillian Goward and Ian Hill
Chair(s) - Ayse Turak, Yaser Abu-Lebdeh
14:00
 
Strem Chemicals Award for Pure or Applied Inorganic Chemistry Lecture
14:00
Do Molecules Really Help Us Understand Heterogeneous Catalysts? $*Berlinguette CP
14:40
Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide by N-heterocycles Giesbrecht PK, $Herbert DE
15:00
Alkynyl Linkers in p-conjugated Materials for Organic Semiconductors Cann J, $Welch G
15:20
An Optoelectronic Study of PEDOT:PSS/n-Si Hybrid Solar Cells McGillivray D, Thomas J, *Leung KT
15:40
Thiol-ene Click Functionnalized Polyetherethersulfone-allyl Copolymers: Control of Glass Transition Temperature, Hydrophilicity and Ion Exchagne Capacity for Fuel Cell Applications $*Brisson J, Dion-Gagné J, Faye A, Tavares A
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Measuring the Parasitic Heat Flow in Fluorinated Electrolytes and Electrolyte Blends Glazier S, Xia J, Louli A, $Dahn JR
16:40
A Systematic Study of Some Promising Electrolyte Additives in Li[Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3]O2/Graphite, Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]/Graphite and Li[Ni0.6Mn0.2Co0.2]/Graphite Pouch Cells $Ma L, Self J, *Dahn J
17:00
Reactions of CO2 inside Lithium-ion Cells Ellis LD, $Dahn JR
17:20
Silicon Microwire Arrays for Photo-electrochemical Applications $Dasog M, Carim AI, Yalamanchili S, Atwater HA, *Lewis NS
17:40
 
End of Session
MT9
Meeting Room 4
Structural Analysis of Nanomaterials at Atomic Scale
Organizer(s) - Yongfeng Hu and Peng Zhang
Chair(s) - Peng Zhang, Yongfeng Hu
14:00
Mapping Phase Transitions in Ternary Vanadium Oxides: Perspectives for the Design of New Cathode Materials and Logic Circuitry $*Banerjee S
14:40
In situ X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of Nanoscale Catalysts $*Scott RWJ, Lee KE, Shivhare A, Sudheeshkumar V, Yao Y, Hu Y, Nassiri H, Semagina N
15:20
Shedding Light on the Surface Structure of Metal Nanoparticles $*Padmos JD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Beyond the Diffraction-limited Spatial Resolution in X-ray Microscopy $*Wang J
17:00
Structural and Electronic Properties of Thiolate-protected Gold Nanoclusters: Examining Water-soluble and Organo-soluble Thiols Chevrier DM, Das A, Zhentao L, Jin R, Xie J, Chatt A, $*Zhang P
17:20
Correlating Formic Acid Oxidation Reaction Activity with Surface Structure in PtAu Alloy Nanoparticles Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy *Duchesne PN, $Zhang P, Deming CP, Chen S, Fung V, Jiang DE, Li ZY
17:40
 
End of Session
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, Frère 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
PT3
Delta Baronet 123
Advances in Computational Modeling of Structure and Reactivity
Organizer(s) - Tom Woo, Georg Schreckenbach and Cory Pye
Chair(s) - Tom Woo
14:00
A Tribute to Tom Ziegler (1945-2015) $*Woo TK, Schreckenbach G, Pye CC
14:20
Beyond Structure - Molybdenum Carbide Nanoparticles as Catalysts for Hydrogenation Reactions - Between Clusters and the Bulk Salahub DR
14:40
The Structures of Methylaluminoxane (MAO) in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Phases $*Zurek ED
15:20
Periodic Solvation in ADF-BAND Peeples C, $Schreckenbach G, *Philipsen P
15:40
Recent Progress in Modeling Thionitrate Decomposition Pathways and the Reactivity of the GAPDH Enzyme Parmar V, English AM, Peslherbe GH
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Mesoscale Dissipative Particle Dynamics to Investigate Oil Asphaltenes and Sodium Naphthenates at the Oil-water Interface Ruiz-Morales Y
17:00
Volcano Plots as Tools for Screening Homogeneous Catalysts *Wodrich MD, Busch M, $Corminboeuf C
17:20
Reverse-docking and Virtual Screening for the Discovery of Asymmetric Organocatalysts $*Deslongchamps G, Lambropoulos A, Smith A
17:40
 
End of Session
PT5
200E
Data-driven Computational Chemistry: Models and Applications
Organizer(s) - Jason Pearson
Chair(s) - Jason Pearson
14:00
Molecular Density and Radial Density: Properties of Atoms and Bonds in Molecules Besaw JE, Warburton PL, $*Poirier RA
14:40
Importance Sampling for Machine Learned Density Functionals - The Ising Model as a Toy Problem Portman N, Tamblyn I
15:00
A Graph Theoretic Approach for Constructing Materials of any Net Topology for High Throughput Screening Boyd PG, $*Woo TK
15:20
High-throughput Screening of Topologically Diverse MOFs for Vehicular Methane Storage Collins SP, Boyd PG, $*Woo TK
15:40
When are Many-body Effects Significant? *Ouyang JF, $Bettens RPA
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Computational Studies of the Structure and Biological Consequences of Adducted DNA $*Wetmore SD
17:00
Oxo-transfer Mechanisms of Diselenolene-Mo and W Complexes: A Computational Study $*Bushnell EAC
17:20
Enhancing our Understanding of Enzyme-related Chemistry of Oxidized Cysteine $*Gauld JW
17:40
 
End of Session
PT8
Delta Bluenose
Session in Honour of Benoit Roux
Organizer(s) - Chris Rowley
Chair(s) - Sichun Yang, Albert Pan
14:00
Molecular Simulation of Protein Dynamics and Function $*Hummer G, Ardevol A, Okazaki KI
14:40
Role of Polarization Effects in Selective Ion Transport across Narrow Biological Pores Ngo V, Wang YB, Hui Li, Roux B, $*Noskov SY
15:00
Glutamate Receptor Ligand Binding and Activation $*Lau AY
15:20
Pathway- and Environment-dependent Protein Folding Energetics Hazel A, $*Gumbart JC
15:40
Structural Ensembles of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins Depend Strongly on Force Field: A Comparison to Experiment *Rauscher S, Zhou M, Van Q, Gapsys V, Gajda M, Zweckstetter M, de Groot B, Enderlein J, $Grubmüller H
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Understanding the Molecular Basis of FOP-causing Mutation for Bone Formation Alsamarah A, Chatterjee P, Botello-Smith W, $*Luo Y
16:40
"Love at First Sight": How Structural Disorder Facilitates Binding Specificity through Conformational Selection $*Fadda E
17:00
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Claudin Architecture Predicts Charge and Size Selective Paracellular Pores Samanta P, Weber C, $*Khalili-Araghi F
17:20
CHARMM-GUI 10 Years for Biomolecular Modeling and Simulation Im W
17:40
 
End of Session
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