Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Day
Wednesday PM
AN2
305
Emerging Bioanalytical Instrumentation - Joint with BM
Organizer(s) - Daniel Beach and Michael Blades
Chair(s) - Daniel Beach, Michael Blades
14:00
Applications of Raman Spectroscopy in Biological and Medical Sciences $*Blades MW, Turner RFB, Piret JM, Konorov SO, Schulze HG, Kieffer TJ, Rangan S
14:20
Raman Imaging of Cells Using Antibody-derived Carbon Nanotubes Nanoprobes do Nascimento RO, Tang N, Allard C, Nguyen M, Gaboury L, Birlea M, $*Martel R
14:40
Electrochemical Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (EC-SERS): Advances and Applications for Bioanalytical Chemistry $*Brosseau CL, Karaballi R, Merchant S, Power S, MacMillan P
15:00
Differential Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Selectivity of LC-MS Analysis of Paralytic Shellfish Toxins $*Beach DG
15:20
Improvement of Accuracy and Precision of Quantitative Measurements in Large Scale Proteomics Using High-field Asymmetric Waveform Ion Mobility Spectrometry (FAIMS) *Pfammatter S, Bonneil E, $Thibault P
15:40
Structured Conductive Probes for Mass Spectrometry Nalivaika PA, Isho B, Vuckovic D, $*Moran-Mirabal JM
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Silicon Nitride Thin-film Nanofluidic Devices for Electron-based Single-molecule Sensing $*Dwyer JR, Whelan JC, Bandara YMNDY, Karawdeniya BI, Nichols JW
16:40
Immobilization Strategies for Enzymatic Biosensors Based on Electrolyte-gated Carbon Nanotube Transistors *Melzer K, Bhatt VD, $Lugli P
17:00
Why Use Nanoparticles as Platforms for Optical Transduction of Selective Binding of Bioconjugates by Resonance Energy Transfer? Noor MO, Doughan S, Zhou F, Malhotra K, *Krull UJ
17:20
 
End of Session
AN3
304
Environmental and Marine Analytical Chemistry - Joint with EN
Organizer(s) - Christina Bottaro
Chair(s) - Christina Bottaro, H Hijazi
14:00
On-line Membrane Introduction Mass Spectrometry for Environmental Applications in Complex Media Feehan JF, Duncan KD, Letourneau DR, Gill CG, *Krogh ET
14:40
A Fluorescence Method for Monitoring Oil Concentration in Water $*Brown RS, Flynn K, Langa V, Trenton L, Stephens L, Adams J, Hodson P
15:00
Merits of Using Molecular Imprinted Polymers for High-throughput Analysis of Petroleum Contaminants in Marine Systems $*Bottaro CS, Egli SN, Gryshchenko AO
15:20
Impacts of Unregulated Current Use Brominated Flame Retardents on Human Thyroid Homeostasis Smythe T, Butt C, Stapleton H, $Tomy G
15:40
Determination of Life History Phases in the Red Seaweed Palmaria palmata by Raman and Near Infrared Spectroscopy Rackov AA, Longtin CM, *Chopin T, Burns DH, Chianale C
16:00
 
End of Session
ANP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Using SERS on Hydrated Living Bacterial Biofilms Bekkers C, Wilson L, Li Y, $*Smith-Palmer T
17:40
Development of Calcium Nanosensors Using Metal-enhanced Fluorescence Fontaine N, Asselin J, Lambert M-P, Legros P, Boudreau D
17:40
A Method for High Throughput Analysis of Neonicotinoids by Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry with Molecularly Imprinted Polymers Gauthier JR, *Egli SN, $Bottaro CS
17:40
Investigating the "Hopping" Enhancement of Enzymatic Activity on Quantum Dot-substrate Conjugates Using Capillary Gel Electrophoresis Kim H, $*Algar WR
17:40
Examining the Reaction Dynamics and Kinetics of Formaldehyde Induced Modifications in Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Hagar M, $Doucette A
17:40
Spectroscopic Analysis of a 19th Century Tibetan Thangka Davidson M, Shaftel A, *Brosseau CL
17:40
Quantifying Nicotine Levels in Cigarette Smoke and Nicotine Flavored Solution Vapor *Alsharif S, MacQuarrie B, $Doucette A
17:40
Electrophoretic Mobility, Catalytic Rate, and Activation Energy of Catalysis of Single Molecules of the Enzyme b-glucuronidase from Escherichia coli King SD, Reinfelds G, Henderson ARP, Wood TEH, $*Craig DB
17:40
A Paper-based Triplexed Nucleic Acid Hybridization Bioassay Using a Single Form of Upconversion Nanoparticle as Donor and Quantum Dots as Acceptors for Luminescence Resonance Energy Transfer Doughan S, $*Krull UJ
17:40
Development and Characterization of a Planar On Chip Microfluidic GC-FID Raut RP, Thurbide KB
17:40
Utiliaztion of an Enhanced Water Stationary Phase in GC Separations Darko E, $Thurbide KB
17:40
Quantitation of Cannabinoids in Medical Marihuana Flowers and Oils Mudge EM, Murch SJ, $*Brown PN
17:40
Altering the Selectivity of a Water Stationary Phase in Chromatography Frantz JJ, $*Thurbide KB
17:40
Novel Separations Using Water as a Stationary Phase in Gas Chromatography McKelvie KH, $*Thurbide KB
17:40
Molecularly Imprinted Polymers (MIPs) Films Coupled to Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry (DESI-MS) for Selective Detection of Thiophene Compounds in Water Hijazi HY, *Bottaro CS
17:40
Determination of Thiabendazole in Orange Juice by a MIPS-SERS Biosensor Feng J, Grant E, *Lu X
17:40
Selective Protein Recognition on a Plasmonic Substrate Legros P, Marcondes G, Asselin J, Messaddeq Y, Vasconcelos S, Heneine LGD, $*Boudreau D
17:40
Decoding the Reaction Chemistry behind Protein Precipitation in Acetone Guray MZ, Zheng S, Doucette A
17:40
A Semi-automated Approach to Two Dimensional Separation Using a Spin Column for Bottom Up Analysis of Peptides Using LC/MS Jones KM, $Doucette AA
17:40
Synthesis of Ag:Au Alloy Nanoshells for Bioimaging Daniel JR, Grenier A, De Koninck P, Boudreau D
17:40
Detection of Mitochondrial DNA Mutations by Isothermal DNA Polymerization and Exponential Signal Amplification Newbigging AN, *Zhang H, $Le XC
17:40
Mass Transfer and Convection Effects in Small-scale Catalysis Wu Y, *McIndoe JS, $Luo J
17:40
Simultaneous Orthogonal Methods for the Real-time Analysis of Catalytic Reactions Wu Y, *McIndoe JS, $Theron R
17:40
Paper-based Bioassays for DNA and Protein Detection Using Immobilized Upconverting Nanoparticles as Donors for Luminescence Resonance Energy Transfer *Han Y, $Krull UJ
17:40
Screening Oligosaccharides Libraries against Carbohydrate-binding Proteins Using the Proxy Protein ESI-MS Assay Shams-Ud-Doha K, Han L, Kitova E, $*Klassen J
17:40
Immobilization of Alcohol Dehydrogenase on Carbon Based Nanohybrids for Enhanced Ethanol Sensing Adhikari B-R, Heidi S, $*Chen A
17:40
Cocktail Chromatography Revisited: Lessons Learned and Practical Considerations that Influence the Choice of a HPLC Mobile Phase Solvent Iverson CD, Wu D, Jiang P, Stanley B, Pappoe M, $*Lucy CA
17:40
Intrinsically Labeled Fluorescent Oligonucleotide Probes on Quantum Dots for Transduction of Nucleic Acid Hybridization Shahmuradyan A, $*Krull UJ
17:40
Polyaminocarboxylic Acids as Potential Ligands for Lanthanide Determination: Conductometric Approach Bhogal KM, Mittal SK, Kumar ASK
17:40
Analysis of Complexes of Metabolites with Europium Tetracycline Using Capillary Electrophoresis Coupled with Laser-induced Luminescence Detection $*Craig DB, Hiebert Z
17:40
Probing the Interaction between Resveratrol and beta-lactoglobulin Using Affinity Capillary Electrophoresis $*Donkor KK, Drayton MG
17:40
In situ Study of Nano-CeO2 Synthesis Using Laboratory Diffractometer $Narygina O, Norberg N, Sommariva M, Gateshki M, *Quinn J
17:40
Identification of Marker Compounds in Fluids from Electrical Transformer Components $*Donkor KK, Chambers SD, Whitworth GE, Drayton MG, Guo ZC
17:40
Differential Examination Mitochondria Isolated from Parental and Temozolomide (TMZ)-resistant Gliomas Noordenbos J, $*Chen VC
17:40
Surface Chemistry for Selective Extraction of Biomolecules in Thin Tissue Sections for SPRi-MALDI-IMS Laporte S, Vidal M, Chaurand P, $Masson JF
17:40
Hydrometallurgy of Zinc from Sphalerite by Electro-Fenton Reaction $Kariuki S, Latham M
17:40
Detection of Volatile Compounds Evolved from the Pyrolysis of Textile Materials *Goltz DM, $Bradford BH, Henderson ARP, Duffy SJ
17:40
Developing Shape Adaptable Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) Substrates for Surface Contamination Analysis $*Fan M
17:40
The Potential Use of Green Crab Waste: Investigation of Metal Removal Abilities of Extracted Chitin Parkinson D-R, Grandy JJ, Norris J, Ploughman D
BM2
203
Carbohydrates - Joint with OR
Organizer(s) - David Jakeman
Chair(s) - David Jakeman
14:00
Glycosylation by Phosphorylases and Glycosyltransferases: Mechanistic Aspects and Application for Synthesis $*Nidetzky B
14:40
A Role for Underlying Glycan Structure in Influenza Binding: Extending the Species Specificity Paradigm Grant OC, Hadden JA, Ye J, Smith HMK, Peng W, De Vries R, McBride R, Paulson JC, $*Woods RJ
15:20
Tunable Monoacylation of Methylglucoside Using Boronic Ester-based Transient Directing-protecting Groups (TDPGs) Rocheleau S, $*Moitessier N
15:40
Development of Chemical Tools for Monitoring and Inhibition of O-GlcNAc Transferase Activity Alteen MG, Tan HY, Eskandari R, $*Vocadlo DJ
16:00
 
End of Session
BM6
200C1
Structure, Dynamics and Implications of Multi-state Biomolecules
Organizer(s) - Scott Prosser and Jan Rainey
Chair(s) - Scott Prosser
14:00
Structure, Dimerization, and Cholesterol Binding of the Amyloid Precursor Protein Transmembrane C99 Domain and Amyloidogenesis $*Sanders CR
14:40
Discover Major Conformational Motions from Misfolding of Amyloid-b Peptide Lu S, Hleap JS, Blouin C
15:00
Chemical Approaches to Probe and Modulate Amyloid Assembly of Natively Unfolded Polypeptides Nguyen PT, Quittot N, $*Bourgault S
15:20
Monitoring Coacervation of an Elastin-like Protein Using NMR Spectroscopy $*Sharpe S, Reichheld SE, Keeley FW
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Implications of Intrinsic Disorder in Spider Wrapping Silk Tremblay M-L, Xu L, Sarker M, Orrell KE, Liu X-Q, $*Rainey JK
16:40
Reassessing Drug Targets in Alzheimer's Disease Using Comprehensive Kinetic Modeling Walsh R
17:00
Protein Misfolding and Prion-like Propagation in Neurodegenerative Disease: Connecting Theory, Experiment, and Therapy $*Plotkin SS
17:40
 
End of Session
BM8
202
Topics in Chemical Biology
Organizer(s) - Andrew Woolley
Chair(s) - Andrew Woolley
14:00
Studying RNA Silencing Using the Viral Suppressor Protein p19, Small Molecules, and Expanded Genetic Codes $*Pezacki JP, Danielson DC, Powdrill M
14:40
Genetically Encoded Protein Phosphorylation $*O'Donoghue P
15:20
Organotellurium Probes for Multiparameter Biology at Cellular Resolution Edgar LJ, Willis LM, Park H, $*Nitz M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Development of Bioorthogonal Chemistry Tools for Studying Class B GPCRs $*Lin Q, Ramil C, An P, Yu Z
17:00
Laser-guided Munition in the Click-chemistry Arsenal: Light-induced SPAAC, Michael, and Diels-Alder Ligation Techniques $*Popik V
17:20
Molecular Probes to Study the Ca2+ Signaling Cascade in Astrocytes $*Menard F
17:40
 
End of Session
BM4
200C2
General Biological and Medicinal Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Stephen Bearne
Chair(s) - Stephen Bearne, David Jakeman
14:00
 
Bernard Belleau Award Lecture
14:00
Targeted Covalent Modification of Cancer Promoting Proteins: Lessons Learned $Gunning PT
14:40
Design of a Pointsource Heterogeneous Photosensitizer Device for Improving Photodynamic Therapy for Cancer Treatment Ghosh G, Minnis M, Ghogare AA, Abramova I, Cengel K, Busch T, Greer A, $McFarland S
15:00
Improved Photosensitizers and Light Delivery Protocols for Melanoma PDT Yin H, $McFarland SA
15:20
Chitosan Derivatives for Wound Healing *Mutus B, Fontana K, $Tellios V, Hutnik C
15:40
Ruthenium-based Organometallic Therapeutics and Development of Novel Strategies for their Thermoresponsive Targeted Delivery $*Castonguay A, Golbaghi G, Haghdoost M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Prodrug-inspired Substrates Employing Lysosomotropic Reporter Groups for PET Imaging Cathepsins Vigliarolo BG, Chowdhury MA, Wang S, Moya IA, $Phenix CP
16:40
Phosphorylation of BlaR1 in Manifestation of Antibiotic Resistance in Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Its Abrogation by Small Molecules $*Boudreau MA, Fishovitz J, Llarrull LI, Xiao Q, Mobashery S
17:00
A PIK-targeting Activity-based Probe Can Detect Changes to Protein-protein Interactions during Hepatitis C Replication Desrochers GF, Sherratt AR, Cornacchia C, $*Pezacki JP
17:20
Development of a SPR Immunosensor for Monitoring Silent Hypersensitivity to L-asparaginase during Chemotherapy for Leukemia Charbonneau D, Aubé A, Breault-Turcot J, Rachel N, Guerrero V, Delorme K, Masson J-F, $*Pelletier J
17:40
 
End of Session
CE7
Meeting Room 5
Technology-based Resources for Chemistry Education
Organizer(s) - Jane Maxwell and Jaclyn Stewart
Chair(s) - Jaclyn Stewart, Jane Maxwell
14:00
Student-directed Online Learning Modules for Organic Chemistry: Interactive, Open Access, and Bilingual $*Flynn AB
14:40
Technology beyond the Classroom: Using Technology to Organize Curricular Decisions and Assessments $*Holme T, Murphy K
15:00
Using Digital Badges for Evidence-based Assessment in the Chemistry Laboratory Hensiek S, $*Towns M, Harwood C, O'Shea K, Fish J
15:20
Development and Deployment of Alchemy: A Customizable Online Platform for Teaching and Learning Chemistry Through Decision-making and Feedback $*Algar WR, Maxwell EJ, Giannakos J, Cramer L, Cua J, Chung P
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
"Organic Bites" Pre-lecture Online Review Modules $*Pavelka LC
16:40
The Effectiveness of Online Modules on Student Performance and Engagement $Chen LWL, Hashmi SS
17:00
Making Learning Smart through Connections: LearnSmart and Connect in Introductory General Chemistry Courses Venkateswaran R
17:20
 
End of Session
CEP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Student Science Safety: Implementation and Evaulation of an Undergraduate Laboratory Safety Program Hulls M, Mills TA, Reed R, Stuttaford K
17:40
Student Science Safety: Design and Creation of an Undergraduate Laboratory Safety Program Mills TA, Hulls M, Reed R, Stuttaford K
17:40
Understanding the Process of Conceptual Change during Collaboration amongst Peer Chemistry Students: A Case Study *Bhola S, Parchoma G
17:40
Applying Handheld 3D Printing Technology to the Teaching of VSEPR Theory Dean N, Ewan C, $McIndoe JS
17:40
Green Chemistry Initiative at the University of Toronto Smith SAM, *Demmans KZ, Reyes L
17:40
Determination of Ethanol Content Using a Modern Low Field NMR Spectrometer Vacon JND, $*Kirby CW
17:40
Development of a Scalable Instrument to Measure Students' Size-scale Reasoning Abilities Moore M, $Thomas D
17:40
"Learning Science al FRezCa" McGill's First Year Residence Cafeteria Help Centre Ghoshdastidar AJ, *Pavelka L
17:40
The Baeyer Formaldehyde Model of Photosynthesis and the Origin of Organic Substances in Plants $*Barletta F
17:40
Has the Montreal Protocol Done more to Protect Climate than the Kyoto Accord? An Excel-based Assignment to Help Students Understand the Climate Forcing of Volatile Organics $*D'eon JC, Staikova M, Young CJ
17:40
An Excel Assignment to Help Students Understand the Ozone Layer and the Structure of the Atmosphere $*D'eon JC
17:40
Acid Rain Observed in Northern Japan during 2006-2015 and Its Application to Chemical Education $*Kan M
17:40
Indirect Complexometric Determination of Sulphate Ions in Impure Samples in Acidic Solution Smirnova E
17:40
Chemistry Education Research (CER) in Canada: What It Is, Who Does It, and How to Get Involved $*Flynn AB
17:40
Redesign of a Laboratory Course as a Capstone Experience DeBruin LS, Meissner J, Aliwalas M
17:40
Why We Suck at Teaching Organic Chemistry $*Dibble PW
17:40
Generation of Orbital Shaped Standing Waves Using Chladni Plates Janusson E, $McIndoe JS
17:40
Service Learning, Chemical Education and Outreach Programs: The Ideal Volunteering Model? $Dalili S, *Liu J
EN5
Meeting Room 2
Metals and Nanometals in the Environment - Joint with SS
Organizer(s) - Hind A Al-Abadleh and Parisa Ariya
Chair(s) - Hind A Al-Abadleh/Parisa Ariya
14:00
Mercury Biogeochemical Cycling in the Cryosphere $*Wang F
14:40
Zero-valent Iron Nanoparticles in Catalysis and Strategies to Limit Leaching of Transition Metals in Synthetic Catalytic Systems $*Moores A, Bateman M, Castonguay A, Hudson R, Feng y, Masnadi M
15:00
Trace Metals in PMc and PM2.5: Emerging Results from SPARTAN *Snider G, Weagle C, Brauer M, Gibson MD, Rudich Y, $Martin RV
15:20
Heavy Fish: Environmental Factors Influencing Mercury & Metal Uptake in Freshwater Fish Food Webs of Nova Scotia $*Campbell LM, Agbeti MD, Kickbush J, Stevens CA, LeBlanc J
15:40
Using Multiple Lake Sediment Cores to Reconstruct Anthropogenic Mercury Deposition in Two Contrasting Regions: Flin Flon, Manitoba and the Experimental Lakes Area, Ontario, Canada $Wiklund JA, *Kirk JL, Muir DCG, Evans M, Yang F, Keating J, Parsons M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Metal Organic Framework Materials for Clean(er) Energy Production $*Woo TK
17:00
Study of Arsenic and Mercury Removal from Mine Tailing by Iron Oxides Based Nanoparticles Hu Z, $*Ariya PA
17:20
The Effect of Organics on the Surface of Nanohematite Particles on the Environmental Fate of Arsenicals $*Al-Abadleh HA, Situm Arthur, Goldberg S, Allen N, Kabengi N
17:40
 
End of Session
ENP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Fluorescence-based Trace Detection of Pesticides in Estuarine Sediments Wallace BJ, $*Wagner BD
17:40
Analysis of Diluted Bitumen by 1D-GC/MS/MS and 2D GC-HR/TOF-MS Schreckenbach SA, $*Tomy GT, Halldorson T, Bestvater LB, Binkley J, Byer J
17:40
Quantitation of Amino Sugar Biomarkers from Microbial Necromass in Soil Dawe KER, *VandenBoer TC, DiLorenzo R, Young CJ, Ziegler S
17:40
Risk Assessment of Toxic Elements in Wheat from Saudi Arabia Using Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry Althobiti R, *Beauchemin D
17:40
Colloidal Coatings of Mineral Dust Particles on Ice Nucleation Rangel-Alvarado R, Selladurai S, $*Ariya P
17:40
Development of a Robust Gas-particle Partitioning Model for the Equilibration of Inorganic Compounds and Semi-volatile Organics Ma J, $*Zuend A
17:40
The Quest for New Photocatalysts and New Applications *Imbault AL, Gong JY, $Farnood R
17:40
Toenail Biomarkers of Environmental Arsenic Exposure and Metabolism, and their Relation to Skin Cancer, Lung Cancer, and Diabetes Mellitus Smith NK, Yakobi-Hancock J, Kim JS
17:40
Chemical Characterization of Atmospheric Semivolatile Organic Compounds in the Greater Toronto Area Takhar M, *Iqbal M, $Chan A
17:40
Kinetics and Mechanism of Pesticides in Soils: Kinetics of Atrazine with Nova Scotia Soil Malibari H, $Gamble D
17:40
Fe3O4 Nanoparticles/Graphene as Efficient Electrocatalysts for H2O2 Production in Wastewater Treatment Wei Q, Barros W, Zhang G, Lanza M, Tavares A, $*Sun S
17:40
Effect of Iron Oxide Aerosols on Traditional Gas Phase Reactions of Mercury Kurien U, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Development and Optimization of Negative-ion Proton Transfer Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry for the Detection of Atmospheric Perfluoroalkyl Acids Furlani T, MacInnis J, Pickard H, Place B, Di Lorenzo R, VandenBoer T, $Young C
17:40
Project Mercury Tracking the Phase and Chemical Speciation of Atmospheric Oxidized Mercury Ghoshdastidar AJ, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Monitoring of Long-range Transport of Perfluoroalkyl Acids in Precipitation from the Newfoundland and Labrador Boreal Ecosystem Latitudinal Transect MacInnis JJ, VandenBoer TC, Spencer C, De Silva AO, $*Young CJ
17:40
Are Contaminants from an Oil Point Source Impacting the Scallop Fishing Grounds of Port au Port Bay, NL? Cook M, Kohl L, Van Biesen G, $*Morrill PL
17:40
Halogen-accelerated Fenton-like Chemistry: A Serendipitous Discovery MacDonald CB, Shan Z, $*Zhang X
17:40
Detection of TNT and RDX Based on Gold Nanoparticles Molecular Imprinted Matrix by Surface Plasmon Resonance Granger G, Masson JF, Bukar N
17:40
In Vitro Toxicological Assessment of Airborne Copper Nanoparticles Burns EE, $Kim JS, Guernsey JR, Adisesh A
17:40
Preparation, Characterisation and Application of H3PO4 Activated Maize Tassel for Remediation of Eutrophic Phosphorus $Shofolahan AM, *Agyei N
17:40
A Novel Multilayer Hybrid Starch Crosslinked Silica Sol-gel Material for Use as a Passive Sampler in Mercury Monitoring $*Vreugdenhil AJ, Zhou Y, Stotesbury T, Dimock B, Hintelmann H
17:40
Chemisorption of Metal Ions by Retained Surface Functionality on Partially Activated Birch Biochar Carrier AJ, Abdullahi I, Fiolek B, $*MacQuarrie SL
17:40
NMR Study of Mercury(II) and Cadmium Ion Binding to the Organophosphorus Pesticide, Diazinon: Insights into the Mechanism of Catalytic Hydrolysis Dust JM, Wyer M, vanLoon GW, Buncel E
17:40
Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Size-resolved Indoor Particle Samples Richman KE, Butt CM, $*Young CJ
17:40
Air Quality in the Greater Toronto Region During the Panam Games 2015: Measurements from a Mobile-platform Wren S, Stroud C, Han Y, Hayden K, Liggio J, Lu G, Mihele C, Mittermeir R, Staebler R, Wentzell J, $*Brook J
17:40
The Hygroscopicity Parameter of Marine Organics in Sea Spray Aerosols Boyer M, Chang R
17:40
Interaction of Legionella Collagen-like Protein with Gold Nanoparticles Su HS, $Kerman KK
17:40
Synthesis and Electrochemical Study of Cu/rGO Nanocomposites toward CO2 Reduction Hossan MN, Wen J, Konda SK, Govindhan M, $*Chen A
17:40
Streamlined Exposure Assessment for Addressing Inorganics of Low Anticipated Ecological Concern under the Third Phase of the Chemicals Management Plan *Bouwhuis R, Beking MA, Dorais V, Gauthier J, Hill JR, Lin M, Marois O, Sauvé M-C
17:40
Effects of Chitosan-cellulose on the Sorption Properties of its Cross-linked Polymers Udoetok IA, $*Wilson LD, Headley JV
17:40
Analysis of the Nanoparticulate Content in Snow by a Novel Aerosolization Technique Rangel-Alvarado R, Nazarenko Y, $*Ariya P
17:40
Heavy Metal Water Remediation by Magnetic Chitosan Nanoparticles *Clarke K, $Kim JS, Puvvada N, Brunt K
17:40
Yeast Populations Evolve to Resist CdSe Quantum Dot Toxicity $*Shin JA, Chan WCW
IC2
307
Marine Natural Products
Organizer(s) - Jaroslav Kralovec
Chair(s) - Jaroslav Kralovec, Russell Kerr
14:00
TascoÓ, an Ascopyllum nodosum Seaweed Based Product Used as a Functional Food for Animal Feed Applications $*Evans FD
14:20
Exploiting a Marine Microbial Bank for the Discovery of Actives for Non-pharma Applications $*Kerr RG, Haltli B, Overy D, Marchbank D
15:00
Unique Polysaccharide Structures from the Cell Wall of Chlorella with Immunostimulatory Effect. An NMR Approach to Determine Molecular Weights $*Reyes-Suarez E, Syvitski R, Girouard G, Kralovec JA, Grindley TB
15:20
Squalene from a Marine Renewable Source Armenta RE
16:00
 
End of Session
IN1
200D
Advances in Bioinorganic Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Kagan Kerman, Bernie Kraatz and Xiao-an Zhang
Chair(s) - Bernie Kraatz
14:00
Metal-peptide Conjugates for Targeting of Cancer Cells and Intra-cellular Drug Delivery Metzler-Nolte N
14:40
Targeting Metal Ions to Treat Disease $*Storr T, Gomes LMF, Miller JJ, Jones MR
15:20
Understanding the Interaction of Apolipoprotein E with Amyloid-beta in the Presence of Metals $*Kerman K, Ganesh HVS
15:40
Schiff-base Macrocycles as a Platform for Next Generation MRI Contrast Agents $*Pilkington M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Highly Stable Modular and Functionalizable Platform Chelating Ligands for Radiometal Isotopes $*Orvig C
17:00
The Reduction of Superoxide by Nickel Containing Superoxide Dismutase Mimics through a Proton Coupled Electron Transfer Process $*Shearer J
17:20
Effects of Metal Ions on Tau Protein Biochemistry $*Martic S
17:40
 
End of Session
IN6
302
Ligand Design In Metal Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Laura Turculet
Chair(s) - David Emslie, Paul Hayes
14:00
Advances in Atom Economic, Early Transition Metal Catalyzed Amine Synthesis. Intermolecular Reactions of Alkenes by Hydroamination and Hydroaminoalkylation $*Schafer LL
14:40
Chromium Catalyzed Ethylene Tri-/Tetramerization *Sydora OL
15:20
Trianionic Pincer Ligands and their Role in Metal Catalyzed Cyclic Polymer Synthesis Gonsales SA, Kubo T, Nadif SS, Roland CD, Ghiviriga I, Abboud KA, Sumerlin BS, $*Veige AS
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Functionalization of Molecular Nitrogen: From Ancillary Ligands to C-N Bond Formation Burford RJ, $Fryzuk MD
16:40
Synthesis and Coordination Chemistry of Novel Bis(phosphino)silyl Pincer Complexes of Iron and Cobalt Murphy LJ, $Turculet L
17:00
Ligand Cooperation in Small Molecule Activation by Iridium PCP Complexes Doyle LE, $Piers WE, Spasyuk DM
17:20
Catalyst Development for Ethanol Upgrading: New SNS Cobalt Complexes for the Guerbet Reaction Hayes CE, Jones WD, $*Baker RT
17:40
 
End of Session
IN7
301
Sustainable Materials and Catalysis in Green Chemistry - Joint with EN and MT
Organizer(s) - Chris Kozak and Rob Singer
Chair(s) - Michael Shaver, Hein Schaper
14:00
Large Alkaline Earths: A Journey between Molecular Design and Homogeneous Catalysis $*Sarazin Y, Bellini C, Carpentier J-F, Liu B, Rosca S-C, Tobisch S
14:40
Isotactic Lactide Polymerization with Copper Complexes: Origin of Stereocontrol Daneshmand P, Fortun S, *Schaper F
15:00
New Monomers for Biodegradable Polymers Beyond Lactide *Shaver MP, MacDonald JP, Cairns SA, Sinclair F
15:20
Iron-based Catalysts for the Diversification of a Biodegradable Polymer $*Byers JA, Biernesser AB, Delle Chiaie KR, Kaur A, Manna CM, Yablon LM
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Combining Phosphonic Acid-functionalized Anchoring Ligands with Asymmetric Ancillary Ligands in Bis(diimine)copper(I) Dyes for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Büttner A, Brauchli SY, Constable EC, Housecroft CE
16:40
Heteroleptic Light-emitting Copper(I) Complexes with Applications in Light-emitting Electrochemical Cells (LECs) Keller S, *Housecroft CE, $Constable EC
17:00
Electrocatalytic [Ni(Cl)(PRPR'NR'2)2]2+ Complexes Incorporating Visible Light Absorbing Chromophores for Photochemical Proton Reduction Majewski MB, Phelan BT, $*Wasielewski MR
17:20
 
End of Session
MS5
Delta Baronet 456
Nanomaterials in Health Applications
Organizer(s) - Anabel Lanterna
Chair(s) - Emilio Alarcon
14:00
Functional Nanostructured Surfaces for Biomedical Applications $*Variola F
14:40
Functional Polyester Diblock Copolymers Possessing Encapsulation and Chemical Conjugation Capabilities Raycraft BM, MacIntosh JT, MacDonald JP, Shaver M-P, $Gillies ER
15:00
NaDyF4-NaGdF4 Core-shell Nanoparticles as MRI-visible Biomarkers for Targeting Human Prostate Cancer Dash A, $*van Veggel FCJ
15:20
Tuning the Surface Plasmon Resonance for Gold Nanorods in One Step Reaction Synthesis Using Small Chain Dimeric Surfactants Singh K, McAlduff M, $*Marangoni G
15:40
Self-assembly and Guest Encapsulation Properties of Multisubunit Proteins $*Honek JF, Gyamfi H, van der Ven AM, Urquhart T
16:00
 
End of Session
MT1
205
Designer Molecule-derived Materials
Organizer(s) - Travis Holman and Len MacGillivray
Chair(s) - Leonard MacGillivray
14:00
The Supramolecular Chemistry of Thiazyl-metal Complexes Preuss KE
14:40
Modulation of Magnetization at Room Temperature by Light in Organic-Inorganic Molecular Materials Frank NL, Kurimoto A, Paquette MM, Plaul D, Wright K, Borchers T
15:00
Templation of Novel Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks in the Solid State Brekalo I, Ramirez JR, Kane CM, Ley AN, Friscic T, Holman KT
15:20
Supramolecular Imidazolium Frameworks: A New Class of Hydrogen-bonded Framework Structures with Inverted Node-and-linker Polarity Mottillo C, Yu J, $Friscic T
15:40
Crystalline Sponge MOFs for Probing Dynamic Uptake of Gases $*Murugesu M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Design of Peptide Frameworks to Host Organic Molecules and Solid State Reactions *Soldatov DV, Ali FI, Smith AJ, Fillion T, Ignacio MG, Tsang A
17:00
Utilizing Arene-arene Interactions and Non-conventional C-HN Hydrogen Bonds to Produce Photoreactive Solids *Groeneman RH
17:20
Supramolecular Approaches to Molecule-based Nanotubes $*MacLachlan MJ, White NG
17:40
 
End of Session
MT5
204
Materials and Methods for Printed Electronics
Organizer(s) - Tricia Breen Carmichael and Pat Malenfant
Chair(s) - Tricia Carmichael, Patrick Malenfant
14:00
Water-assisted Transfer of Nanostructures Aghajamali M, Cheong IT, $*Veinot JGC
14:20
Ink-jet Printing of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes for Thin-film Transistor and Circuit Applications $*Dodabalapur A, Kim B, Jang S, Geier M, Hersam M
15:00
Copper Coordination Compounds for the Generation of High Conductivity Copper Films at Low Temperatures *Paquet C, Lacelle T, Bhavana D, Kell AJ, Liu XY, Korobkov I, Lafreniere S, $Malenfant PRL
15:20
Materials and Processings for Stretchable Bioelectronics $*Chung HJ, Li X, Liu L, Kumar A, Ghosh T
15:40
What You Need to Know before Printing Exfoliated Black Phosphorus Favron A, Gaufrès E, Phaneuf AL, Fossard F, Lévesque P, Tang NY-W, Loiseau A, Leonelli R, Francoeur S, $*Martel R
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Screen Printable Molecular Silver Inks *Kell AJ, Paquet C, Mozenson O, Deore B, Liu XY, Malenfant PRL, Ferrigno J, Ferrand O, Hu JX, Lafrenière S, Hettak K
16:40
Synthesis of Poly(arylene-vinylene)s via Hydroarylation of Alkynes Vanderzwet L, Selmani S, *Schipper DJ
17:00
Energy Harvesting and Storage Solution for Flexible Electronics under Constant Motion Li XD, $*Chung HJ
17:20
 
End of Session
MT8
Meeting Room 4
Small Molecule Self-assembly
Organizer(s) - Ken Maly and Vance Williams
Chair(s) - Ken Maly
14:00
Crystal Design for Organic Electronics $*Anthony JE
14:40
Cold-wall Deposition of Organic Semiconductors from Supercritical Fluids Louie M, $*Kaake LG
15:00
Preparation and Surface Properties of Self-assembled N-heterocyclic Carbenes (CarSAMS) on Transition Metal Surfaces $Horton JH, Crudden CM, Li Z, Al-Rashed A, Narouz M, Baddeley CJ, Larrea C
15:20
Modelling the Interaction Energies of Molecular Networks Formed by Polar Organic Molecules on Metal Surfaces Hooper J, Zurek E, Enders A
15:40
Functionalization of Silver Surfaces with a Novel Self-assembled Carbene Monolayer Cieplechowicz E, Crudden C, $*Horton H
16:00
 
End of Session
MTP
Scotiabank Centre
Poster
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Versatility of Freeze-cast Materials *Ellis SN, Chen R, Conrad J, Romao CP, White MA
17:40
Thermal and Electrical Conductivities of Carbon Nanotube Tapes *Juckes SM, Johnson MB, Niven JF, $White MA, Gspann T, Elliott JA, Windle AH
17:40
Analysis of Precursor Species in Inductively Coupled Polymer-source CVD Corkum A, Romero DC, Elson E, Aktik C, *Scarlete M
17:40
Multifunctional Gold/Chromium Film for Use with Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Snow MA, Whelan LD, $*Merschrod S EF
17:40
Solid State NMR Study of the Reaction Products of the Sodium Air Battery, Including the Synthesis and Characterization of Sodium Superoxide Franko CJ, Reeve ZE, Harris KJ, $Goward GR, Yagedari H, Sun X
17:40
Exploring Bipodal TPA Based Dyes for Light-harvesting Applications Devgan HS, $Koivisto BD
17:40
The Development of Ru(II)/Gold Nanoparticle-doped Graphene Oxides for Applications in Sustainable Catalysis Crabbe B, Papatzimas J, MacKinnon P, MacLean BJ, $*Hallett-Tapley GL
17:40
Structural Analysis of Polymer-protected Gold-copper Nanoparticles Yassin A, $*Zhang P
17:40
The Use of Metal-organic Frameworks to Sense And Sequester Environmental Pollutants Ryan MD, $*Katz MJ
17:40
Synthesis of Noble Metal Nanoparticle Functionalized RNbO3 towards Applications in Organic Photocatalysis Hope TO, $*Hallett-Tapley GL
17:40
Mechanosynthesis of Zeolitic Boron Imidazolate Frameworks Crew J, Do J, Friscic T
17:40
Thermally Pretreated Biomass and its Influence on Gasification Efficiency *Anukam AI, Mamphweli SN, Reddy P, Okoh OO, Meyer EL
17:40
Computational and Experimental Investigations of a Novel Class of High-performance Thermoelectric Compounds Pöhls J-H, Aydemir U, Zhu H, Hautier G, Baja S, Jain A, Chen W, Snyder GJ, *White MA
17:40
Dithiafulvenyl-functionalized Tetraaryl-anthraquinodimethane: Synthesis and Application in Sensing Nitroaromatic Explosives $Khadem M, *Zhao Y
17:40
BODIPY Dyes as Non-innocent p-spacer for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Yousaf M, *Koivisto BD
17:40
Simple Gelation of Aqueous Suspensions of Cellulose Nanocrystals Lewis L, Derakhshandeh M, Hatzikiriakos SG, Hamad WY, $*MacLachlan MJ
17:40
Photoluminescent Nanocomposites From Two-dimensional Silicon Nanosheets Helbich T, Lyuleeva A, Ludwig T, Scherf LM, Fässler T, Lugli P, *Rieger B
17:40
Determination of Activation Parameters for Rotameric Exchange in Molecular Glasses with Dynamic NMR Spectroscopy St-Onge V, De Grandpré G, Lacelle S, $Soldera A, Laventure A, Pellerin C, Lebel O
17:40
Novel Hole-transport Materials to Address the Moisture Induced Decomposition Problem of Perovskite Solar Cells Kundu S, Yang J, $Kelly T
17:40
Investigating the Effects of Magnesium and Manganese Doping in LiCoO2 Liu A, $Dahn JR
17:40
Fabrication of Macroscopically Flexible Metal Organic Frameworks Lal G, Trifkovic M, *Shimizu GKH
17:40
Evolution of Electride Behaviour under Pressure Dale SG, *Otero-de-la-Roza A, $Johnson ER
17:40
Fluorescent Radical-functionalized Poly-aromatic Hydrocarbons Nascimento MA, $*Rawson JM
17:40
Cocrystallization of Steroid Sex Hormones with Arenes: Using Solid-state Chemistry to Understand Interactions of Biomolecules with Systems Tan D, *Ardilla-Fierro KJ, $Friscic T
17:40
Graphene-metal Interactions Using the Exchange-hole Dipole Moment Model of Dispersion Christian MS, *Otero-de-la-Roza A, $Johnson ER
17:40
A New Strategy to Synthesize Reductively Sheddable Carbon-based Materials An SY, $Oh JK, *Sun S
17:40
Is Fine-grained Simulation Able to Propose New Polyelectrolyte Membranes? Fleury A, Tavares AC, Claverie JP, $Soldera A
17:40
The Smectic a Mesophase: Experiment, Theory and Simulation Wespiser C, Levert E, Guernon H, Legault CY, *Soldera A
17:40
Stilbene-based Thiazyl Diradicals: Molecular Switching of Magnetic Response *Yassine Beldjoudi Y, $Jeremy Rawson JM
17:40
Synthesis of Carboxylated Dithiafulvenes and Tetrathiafulvalene Vinylogues as Redox-active Ligands $Adows H, *Zhao Y
17:40
Pressure-assisted Photo-synthesis Routes of Polystyrene $Guan J, *Song Y
17:40
Mechanochemical Synthesis of Microporous Binary-metal MOF-74 Materials Ayoub GA, Uzarevic KU, Howarth AH, Farha OF, $*Friscic TF
17:40
Striking Differences in the Stability of a Cimetidine Salt Based on the Method Preparation Ayoub G, Mottillo C, Strukil V, $*Friscic T
17:40
A Simple Set-up for in situ Monitoring of Vapour-induced Reactions of Pharmaceutical Organic Solids Using a Benchtop Powder X-ray Diffractometer *Huskic I, Christopherson J-C, Uzarevic K, $Friscic T
17:40
Materials Synthesis and Modeling for Next Generation Sodium Ion Batteries Huang H, $*Nazar LF
17:40
In situ High Pressure Study of MOF PbSDB and Its Performance for CO2 Storage $Jiang S, *Huang Y, Song Y
17:40
Stability Analysis of Porous Metal-organic Materials in Multi-component Atmospheres Mottillo C, $*Friscic T
17:40
Cocrystal Controlled Solid-state Synthesis (C3S3): A Green Route to New Schiff Bases Sanii R, Perry ML, $*Zaworotko MJ
17:40
In situ High-pressure Study of Sodium Amidoborane by Infrared Spectroscopy and Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction $Wang P, *Song Y
17:40
Development of Novel Push-pull BODIPY Ferrocenes for Photovaltic Applications Hussein BA, $Koivisto BD
17:40
Towards Printable Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Fischer BJD, *Devgan HS, $Koivisto BD
17:40
Solid-phase Synthesis of p-conjugated Thin Films from a Diverse Monomer Pool through Pd Catalyzed Cross-coupling Rehl B, $Gibbs-Davis J
17:40
Towards an Understanding of Hydrate Formation Bajpai A, $Zaworotko MJ
17:40
Stacking Faults in Li-rich Layered Positive Electrode Materials Shunmugasundaram R, Senthil Arumugam R, Dahn JR
17:40
Exploring BODIPY-phenylacetylene Rotaxanes as Artificial Photosynthetic Systems Sritharan S, $Koivisto BD
17:40
Cobalt(II)/Cobalt(III) Polypyridyl Complexes as Electrolytes in Combination with Copper(I) Dyes in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Wobill C, *Fürer S, Constable EC, $Housecroft CE
17:40
Hybrid Sol-gel Coatings Using Siloxanes and Polyaniline Derivatives $Harding C, Hsiao A, Bissessur R, Abd-el-Aziz A
17:40
Li K-edge XANES Spectroscopy for a Library of Lithium Compounds Applied in Lithium Batteries $*Wang D, Zuin L
17:40
Effects of Different Dopants on the Supercooling and Enthalpy of Phase Change of Sugar Alcohols Zeng J, Kahwaji S, Nöel J, Johnson M, *White MA
17:40
Efficient and Accurate Investigations of Physical Properties of Precious Samples Johnson MB, White MA, Meynell S, Wilson MN, Monchesky TL, Jakubinek MB, Simard B
17:40
X-ray Absorption Near Edge Structure Study of Manganese Oxide Thin Films with/without Cobalt Doping for Supercapacitor Application Wang Z, Yang D, $*Sham T
17:40
Comparative Density Functional Theory and Density Functional Tight Binding Study of Phases of Nitrogen Including High Energy Density Material Phases Chapel N, Bharania D, $*Manzhos S
17:40
Catechol-functionalized Multidentate Block Copolymer Strategy to Fabricate Colloidally-stable Aqueous Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for MRI Xiao W, Li P, Chevallier P, Fortin MA, Oh JK
17:40
Bonding Properties of Face-centered Cubic (FCC)-like Au44(SR)28 from X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS) $Yang R, Chevrier DM, Zeng CJ, Jin RC, *Zhang P
17:40
Preparation, Characterization and Potential Application of Novel Clay Bionanocomposites Mansa R, Dziadkowiec J, Dzene L, Quintela A, Rocha F, $Detellier C
17:40
Extent of Shielding by Counter-ions Determines the Bactericidal Activity of N,N,N-trimethyl Chitosan Salts $Follmann H, Nobre T, *Oliveira Jr O
17:40
Hybrid Hyperbranched Polymer/Mesoporous Silica for Prolonged Drug Delivery $*Follmann H, Oliveira Jr O, Silva R, Asefa
17:40
Nano Breath Figure Substrates: Cell Growth and a Way to Mettalic Nano-ordered Surface for Plasmonics Fragal VH, Fragal EH, Rubira AF, $*Silva R
17:40
Synthesis of Organosoluble, Alkanethiolate-protected Pd and Pt Nanoparticles: Recent Developments and Insights $*Goulet PJG, Ritz JA, Root B
17:40
Novel Molecular Crystals of 2,4,6-triaminopyrimidine and Phosphorous Acid as Promising Materials for Nonlinear Optics - Combined Study $*Nemec I, Matulkova I, Kodrlova L, Cisarova I, Gyepes R, Nemec P
17:40
Halogen Bond-driven Self-assembly and Photochemistry of Metal-organic Azobenzene Cocrystals Christopherson J-C, Bushuyev OS, Barrett C, Friscic T
17:40
Synthesis and Electrochemical Study of Ni- and Co-based Binary Metal Oxides for Efficient Oxygen Reduction Sidhureddy B, Govindhan M, $*Chen A
17:40
Fluorine-free Anti-smudge Coatings Rabnawaz M
17:40
Rational Design of Materials for Rapid Colorimetric Metal Detection $*Zenkina OV, Laschuk NO, Ebralidze II, Kerr S
17:40
Synthesis and Electrochemical Study of Au-Co(OH)2 Hybrid Thin Film for Water Splitting Sidhureddy B, Thiruppathi AR, $*Chen A
17:40
Elimination of CTAB and Enhancement in Sensitivity of Bioconjugates of Gold Nano-rods *Singh K, Lu M, $Marangoni G, Zhang Z
17:40
On the Versatility of Melt-synthesis of LiFePO4 Cathode Material $Talebi-Esfandarani M, *Rousselot S, Jin L, Bibienne T, Gauthier M, Chartrand P, Sauriol P, Seifitokaldani A, Liang G, Dollé M
17:40
Polymorphism, Interconversion and Porosity of a Benzylpyridine-functionalized Zwitterion Loots L, O'Connor JP, Le Roex T, $*Haynes D
17:40
Nanostructured Si Alloys via Ethanol Delithiation for Li-ion Batteries Zhao L, *Obrovac MN
17:40
Structure and Bonding Properties of Au44(SR)28 from Xray Spectroscopy $Yang R, Chevrier DM, Jin RC, Zeng CJ, *Peng Z
17:40
Centre Québécois sur les Matériaux Fonctionnels (CQMF)/Quebec Center for Advanced Materials (QCAM) Fiurasek P, van de Ven T, Soldera A
17:40
High Yield Synthesis of Monodisperse Gold Nanotetrapods and Nanooctapods $*Liu K, Wang Z
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
PT3
Delta Baronet 123
Advances in Computational Modeling of Structure and Reactivity
Organizer(s) - Tom Woo, Georg Schreckenbach and Cory Pye
Chair(s) - Georg Schreckenbach
14:00
 
Tom Ziegler Award Lecture
14:00
A Computational Chemist's Curious Course from Catalysis to Carbon Capture $*Woo TK
14:40
Mechanism of Polar Monomers Polymerization Cavallo L
15:20
Theoretical Modeling of Catalytic Activity in the Polymerization and Copolymerization Processes Brela M, Dyduch K, Srebro M, Piekos L, Mitoraj M, *Michalak A
16:00
 
End of Session
PT4
Delta Bluenose
Computational Biophysical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Chris Rowley and Guillaume Lamoureux
Chair(s) - Haibo Yu, James Gumbart
14:00
Using Free Energy Calculations to Understand the Interactions between Designed Proteins Winstone TML, Zhang WZ, $*MacCallum JL
14:20
Calculating Transmembrane Diffusivity $*Rowley CN, Gaalswyk K, Awoonor-Williams E
14:40
Exploring Novel Molecular Mechanisms in Biological Channels and Transporters Using Free Energy Simulations Bernèche S
15:00
Molecular Dynamics Study of the Allosteric Regulation of the Cyclic Nucleotide-binding Domain in HCN Channels Islam SM
15:20
Using Deep Learning to Predict Residue Contacts in Proteins Lamoureux G
15:40
Peptide Bond Isomerization in Protein Folding Simulations Neale C, Pomes R, *Garcia AE
16:00
 
End of Session
PT6
200E
Molecular Spectroscopy: Fundamental Research and Applications
Organizer(s) - Allan Adam
Chair(s) - DW Tokaryk, HP Loock
14:00
New Instruments and Applications of Fluorescence Excitation-emission-matrix Spectroscopy $*Loock H-P, Andrews NLP, Dudelzak A, Fan JZ, Omrani H, Forward R, Chen M
14:40
Two-photon Resonant Four Wave Sum Mixing in Xenon in the Spectral Region of 105 - 110 nm $*Shi YJ, Al-Basheer W, Owusu-Ansah E
15:00
IRMPD Induced Mode Selectivity of Palladium Catalysts Carr PJJ, Lecours MJ, Zhan C, Marta RA, Burt M, Fillion E, McMahon TB, $*Hopkins WS
15:20
New Information on the Ion-identity Dependent Structure of Stern Layer Revealed by Sum Frequency Generation Vibrational Spectroscopy Lovering K, Chou KC, Bertram AK
15:40
IRMPD Spectroscopy of Short-lived Reaction Intermediates in Catalytic Cycles $*Hopkins WS, Lecours MJ, Carr PJJ, Liuni P, Wilson DK, Marta RJ, McMahon TB, Fillion E
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Molecular Astrophysics: Cool Stars and Exoplanets $*Bernath PF
17:00
Laser Spectroscopy of Iridium Monochloride, IrCl Linton C, Adam AG, Foran S, Ma T, Steimle TC
17:20
Spectroscopy of the X-singlet-Sifma+, A-singlet-Pi and B-singlet-Sigma+ Electronic States of MgS $Caron NS, *Tokaryk DW, Adam AG, Linton C
17:40
 
End of Session
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