96h Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition


Tuesday AM

AN1304 B

Analytical Separations

Organizer(s) - K. Waldron, D. Chen
Chair(s) - L Sleno, K.C. Waldron

08:00 00571 Use of Magnetic Microbeads for Miniaturized Sample Extraction in Mass Spectral Analysis of Proteins and Peptides *$Yeung K.K.C., Jurcic K., Wang J., Thompson A., Strybosch K.
08:20 00572 A Robust and Optimized Strategy for the Separation of Complex Lipid Samples Using RP-HPLC to Investigate Cellular Signaling in Oncolytic Viral Therapy Lee H., Trouborst L., Canez C., Joudan S., Waghray G., Atkins H., *$Smith J.C.
08:40 00573 Comprehensive Metabolomics Investigation of Peanut-induced Anaphylaxis in a Mouse Model *$McCarry B.E., Chalcraft K.R., Jordana M., Kong J.
09:00 00574 Profiling Auxotrophic Yeast Strains Using an Untargeted Metabolomics Approach by Liquid Chromatography Coupled to High Resolution Mass Spectrometry *$Sleno L., Ohlund L., Ste-Rose A., Giaever G., Nislow C.
09:20 00575 Multidimensional LC Separation Combined with Isotope Labeling Mass Spectrometry for Comprehensive and Quantitative Metabolome Profiling *$Li L.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00576 Trace Organic Analysis in Seconds Without Sample Prep *Schmidt C.
10:40 00577 Development of an In Vivo Quantitative Assay for Covalently Modified Serum albumin: Monitoring Acetaminophen Toxicity LeBlanc A., Shiao T.C., Roy R., $Sleno L.
11:00 00578 Sweating the Small Stuff: Study of Pesticides and Primary Metabolites Excreted in Human Sweat Sweeney C.L., *Tong A.Z.
11:20 00579 Separation and Determination of Halo-Benzoquinones in Water Wang W., Qian Y., Huang R., Boyd J., Hrudey S.E., *$Li X.F.
11:40 00580 Isolation of Glycopeptides Using Magnetic Nanoparticles Bodnar E.D., $Perreault H.
12:00 00581 Ultra-sensitive Detection of Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products (PPCP's) in Water with an Integrated On-Line Extraction (OLE)-UHPLC-MS/MS System Wang K., Sun Q., Yang Z.
12:20 End of Session

AN4303 A

Microfluidics & Lab-on-a-Chip

Organizer(s) - J. Greener, D. Sinton
Chair(s) - J. Harrison, J. Greener

08:00 00582 Counting and Analysis of Individual Circulating Tumor Cells *$Chiu D.T.
08:40 00583 High Field Trapping of Megabase-sized DNA under Asymmetric Pulsed Field Electrophoresis on Silica Particle Array based Microchips Sheng H., *$Harrison D.J.
09:00 00584 Sub-lm Plate Heights Using Colloidal Self-Assembled Nanoparticles in Microchannels *Azim M.A., $Harrison D.J.
09:20 00585 Stabilization of Colloidal Self Assembled Nanoparticle Arrays for On Chip Separation *Shaabani N., Jemere A., Harrison D.J.
09:40 00586 A Digital Microfluidics Platform for the Human Plasma Protein Depletion Mei N., Mats L., Oleschuk R.
10:00 Coffee Break
W.A.E. McBryde Award Lecture:

10:20 00587 Digital Microfluidics for Chemistry, Biology, and Medicine *$Wheeler A.R.
11:00 00588 Complex Microfluidic Systems for Protein Separation, Fraction, Solid Phase Extraction and Elution for Mass Spectroscopy *$Harrison D.J., Hua Y., Wang Z., Lu Q.
11:20 00589 Trimethylation Enhancement using Diazomethane (TrEnDi): Rapid On-Column Methylation of Peptides and Proteins to Permit Quantitative Analysis Using Tandem Mass Spectrometry Wasslen K.V., Wood S., Manthorpe J., *$Smith J.C.
11:40 00590 Monitoring Planktonic Cell Production and Structural Heterogeneity of Biofilms Subjected to Variation in Shear Stress in Microfluidic Channels Bester E., Wolfaardt G.M., Babaei Aznaveh N., Abassi A., *Greener J.
12:00 00591 An Innovative Microfluidic Cell Culture Platform for Biomedical Application Guo Q., *Yang J.
12:20 End of Session

AN2104 A

Electrode Materials : Methods, Characterization and Application (joint with SS2)

08:00 Joint with SS2 - See Electrode Materials under Surface Science for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

AN302 A

Environmental Radiochemistry (joint with EN6)

08:00 Joint with EN6 - See Environmental Radiochemistry under Environment for the schedule.

12:00 End of Session

BM42105

New Trends in Protein Science

Organizer(s) - N. Voyer, P. Lavigne, J. Pelletier
Chair(s) - N. Voyer

08:00 00592 Myc: A Non-redundant Function in Cancer *$Soucek L., Whitfield J.R., Massó-Vallés D., Serrano E., Jauset T., Beaulieu M.E., Annibali D., Sodir N.M., Evan G.E.
08:40 00593 Recovery of Red Fluorescent Protein Chromophore Maturation Deficiency through Rational Design *$Chica R.A., Moore M.M., Oteng-Pabi S.K., Pandelieva A.T., Mayo S.L.
09:00 00594 Improving Thermostability of a Bacterial Esterase (EstGtA2) by Rational Design for its Potential Application in Pitch Control in Pulp and Paper Manufacturing *Beauregard M., $Charbonneau D.M.
09:20 00595 Development of Dimaleimide Protein Labelling Method for Fluorogenic, X-Ray Crystallography and NMR Applications Strmiskova M., Pardin C., Chen Y., Goto N.K., *$Keillor J.W.
09:40 00596 A New Type of Influenza Vaccine Based on Influenza Virus-like Particles Produced in Plants Vézina L.-P., D'Aoust M.-A., Landry N., Couture M., Trepanier S., Dargis M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00597 Challenges and Strategies Related to the Industrial Utilization of Carbonic Anhydrase for CO2 Capture *$Madore E.
10:40 00598 New Enzyme Mechanisms for the Cleavage of Carbon-Phosphorus Bonds McSorley F., He S.-M., van Staalduinen L., Podzelinska K., Hove-Jensen B., Martinez A., DeLong E., Adams M., Jia X., *$Zechel D.L., Wyatt P.B., Hammerschmidt F.
11:00 00599 Cytochrome P450cam (CYP101A1) Reactions: Water Oxidation and Alkyl Chloride Dehalogenation Prasad B., *$Plettner E.
11:20 00600 Proteins as Receptors and Analytes for Portable SPR Biosensing *$Pelletier J.N., Zhao S.S., Bichelberger M.A., Colin D.Y., Robitaille R., Masson J.F.
11:40 00601 Structure and Mechanics of Silk and Silk-inspired Materials Buehler M.J.
12:20 End of Session

BM82103

Recent Advances in Anti-infectious Drug Discovery

Organizer(s) - F. Malouin, K. Auclair
Chair(s) - F. Malouin, K. Auclair

08:00 00602 Bioprospecting from Metagenomic DNA: A Promising Yet Challenging Approach to New Drug Discovery *$Boddy C.N.
08:40 00603 Novel Antimicrobial Agents from Bacillus *$Vederas J.C.
09:20 00604 Progress in the Treatment of Hepatitis C Bennani Y.L.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00605 The Long Development Road for Oritavancin, an Interesting Lipoglycopeptide Antibiotic *Parr T.R.
11:00 00606 Syntheses and Evaluation of New Anti-tuberculosis Agents Inspired by Studies of Mycobacterial Iron Assimilation *$Miller M.
11:40 00607 Functional Mimicry of Antimicrobial Peptides *$Schweizer F.
12:20 End of Session

BM304 A

Life Sciences: Biomaterials & Bionanotechnology (joint with IC4)

08:00 Joint with IC4 - See Life Sciences: Biomaterials & Bionanotechnology under Industrial Chemistry for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

BM205 C

Solid-state NMR Spectroscopy (joint with PT6)

08:00 Joint with PT6 - See Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy under Physical, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

BM2102 AB

Spectroscopy: Bridging Natural and Synthetic Macromolecules. Symposium in Honour of Michel Pézolet (joint with MS7)

08:00 Joint with MS7 - See Spectroscopy: Bridging Natural and Synthetic Macromolecules Symposium in Honour of Michel Pezolet under Macromolecular Science and Engineering for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

CE2301 A

General Session

Organizer(s) - G. Charlet
Chair(s) - K. Darvesh, E. Smirnova

08:00 00608 Constructing Stoichiometric Understanding Through LEGO® Hoffman K.C., Ng S.W.
08:20 00609 Something Old, Something New Smirnova E.
08:40 00610 Molecules of Life Approach to Teaching Chemistry in Elementary School $Kairouz V., Hopewell R., *Lubell W.D.
09:00 00611 The Importance of Sequence in High School and Introductory Chemistry Jansen M.P.
09:20 00612 Student Teachers, Student Learners: (Trying) to Excite Primary-Junior Education Students About Chemistry MacKinnon C.D.
09:40 00613 Chemical Attraction : A Traveling Interactive Activity to Get Kids Excited About Chemistry *Doucet J.D., Voyer N., $Auger M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00614 The Student Experience with a Computer Controlled spectrophotometer in Home Chemistry Experiments *$Shaw L.
10:40 00615 Employing Home-laboratory Kits in First-year General Chemistry Kennepohl D.
11:00 00616 Our HP Catalyst Experience: Reaching Out with Chemistry Online Brewer S.E., Cinel B.
11:20 00617 It's Time to Bury Valence Bond Theory *$Dibble P.W., Findlay S.M., Patenaude G., Roussel M.
11:40 00618 Bonding Theory in First Year University Chemistry - An Alternative to the Textbook Approach *$Findlay S.M.
12:00 00619 How to Explain Hund's Rule in a General Chemistry Course *$Darvesh K.V.
12:20 End of Session

EN6302 A

Environmental Radiochemistry (joint with AN)

Organizer(s) - F. Caron, X. Dai, D. Lariviere
Chair(s) - S. Jerome, F. Caron

08:00 00620 Assay of 224Ra and 226Ra in Ultra-pure Water at the Level of 0.1 atom/tonne using Manganese Oxide (MnOx) and Hydrous Titanium Oxide (HTiO) at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Farine J.
08:40 00621 Radiation Monitoring in Southwestern British Columbia Following the Fukushima Nuclear Accident *$Chester A., Starosta K., Andreoiu C., Ashley R., Barton A., Brodovitch J.-C., Brown M., Domingo T., Janusson C., Kucera H., Myrtle K., Riddell D., Scheel K., Salomon A., Voss P.
09:00 00622 The Impact of Biogeochemical Uranium Extraction in Simulated Leach Pads on Residual Waste Rock Radioactivity Williamson A.L., Colaneri C., Caron F., Spiers G.A.
09:20 00623 Regulatory Oversight Strategy for Chemistry Program at Canadian Nuclear Power Plants Kameswaran R., Miller D.G.
09:40 00624 Characterization of Strontium-90 Contamination in a Groundwater Plume *$Olfert J.M., Dai X., Kramer-Tremblay S.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00625 Measurement and Interpretation of Cesium Isotopes in the Environment *$Cornett R.J., Zhao X.-L., Kieser W.E., Litherland A.E.
11:00 00626 Testing and Monitoring of Radiologicals in Drinking Water Zimmer J., Stanek B., Yuen W., Chorney D.
11:20 00627 Rapid Method for Determination of 228Ra in Water Samples *$Maxwell S.L.
11:40 00628 Mass Spectrometric Detection of Ra-226 in Fish Tissues for Dosimetric Purposes *$Lariviere D., Michaud A.
12:00 End of Session

EN7302 B

Metallomics – Metal Speciation within Living Cells

Organizer(s) - P. Campbell, C. Fortin, M. Stillman
Chair(s) - P. Campbell, M. Stillman

08:00 00629 LC-ICP-AES: A Versatile Tool to Probe Health Relevant Toxic Metal-Ligand Interactions *$Gailer J., Morris T., Jahromi E.Z., Sooriyaarachchi M.
08:20 00630 Modulation of the Metabolism of cis-platin by Chemoprotective Agents in Human Plasma In Vitro Sooriyaarachchi M.D., Narendran A., Pickering I.J., George G.N., *Gailer J.
08:40 00631 Magnetic Circular Dichroism Studies of Novel Heme Binding and Transport Proteins *$Dawson J.H., Sun S., Du J., Bandara D.M.I., Perera R., Sono M.
09:00 00632 Single Domain Metallothioneins: A Revised Mechanism for Binding the First Few Zincs Stillman M.J., Summers K.L., Sutherland D.E.K.
09:20 00633 Binding of Arsenicals to Cellular Proteins Shen S., Cao C., Liu Q., Lu X., Peng H.Y., Yan H., Zhang Q., Cullen W.R., Weinfeld M., *$Le X.C.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00634 Trace Metal Intracellular Speciation and Toxicity to Algae *Sigg L., Stewart T., Behra R., Nachtegaal M., Szlachetko J.
11:00 00635 Using Immobilised Metal Affinity Chromatography (IMAC) to Compare Copper Binding Protein Profiles in Control and Copper Exposed Marine Microalgae Smith C.L., $Jolley D.F., Stauber J.L., Wilson M.R.
11:20 00636 Determination of Intracellular Pb Speciation in the Green Alga C. reinhardtii Using HERFD-RIXS Stewart T.J., Szlachetko J., *Sigg L., Behra R., $Nachtegaal M.
11:40 00637 Uptake and Subcellular Partitioning of Trivalent Metals in a Green Alga: Comparison Between Al and Sc Crémazy A., Levy J.L., Campbell P.G.C., Fortin C.
12:00 00638 Influence of Humic Acid on the Subcellular Distribution of Silver in a Unicellular Alga Chen Z.Z., Campbell P.G.C., *Fortin C.
12:20 End of Session

IC4304 A

Life Sciences: Biomaterials & Bionanotechnology (joint with BM)

Organizer(s) - J. Honek
Chair(s) - J. Honek

08:00 00639 Quantifying the Cellular Uptake of a DNA Cube Designed for Targeted Drug Delivery Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy Neves Briard J., Godin A., Fakhoury J., Bujold K., Wiseman P., $Sleiman H.
08:20 00640 Positionally Controlled Growth of Transfected Cells with G Protein-Coupled Receptors and Neural Circuit Arrangement on Micropatterned Substrates Tabatabaei M., Vedraine S., Caetano F.A., Ferguson S.S.G., *$Lagugné-Labarthet F.
08:40 00641 The Exquisite Modularity of Spider Wrapping Silk Provides Insight into Fibrillogenesis *Tremblay M.-L., Xu L., Sarker M., Meng Q., Liu P.X.Q., $Rainey J.K.
09:00 00642 Supported Lipid Bilayer Patterning with Polymer Stencil Lift-off Zhu Y., *$Moran-Mirabal J.M.
09:20 00643 Mucoadhesive Nanoparticles for Topical Ocular Drug Delivery *$Gu F., Liu S., Lyndon L.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00644 The Theranostic Potential of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles $Bouchoucha M., Fortin M.-A., *Kleitz F.
10:40 00645 Repurposing Multimeric Protein Complexes as Novel Materials for Bionanotechnology van der Ven A.M., Suttisansanee U., Ahmad S., Daub E., *$Honek J.F.
11:00 00646 The Versatility of Lipid Coated Gold Nanoparticles for Biological Studies Wang M., *$Petersen N.O.
11:20 00647 Interfacing Oligonucleotides with Gold Nanoparticles, from Adsorption to Applications *$Liu J., Zhang X.
11:40 00648 DNA Nanostructure Serum Stability: Greater Than The Sum Of Their Parts Conway J.W., McLaughlin C.K., Castor K.J., *$Sleiman H.
12:00 00649 Engineering Cell Surfaces via Liposome Fusion for Dynamic Control of Tissue Interactions Yousaf M.N.
12:20 End of Session

IC206 A

Green Chemistry III: Synthesis & Processing Methods (joint with OR6)

08:00 Joint with OR6 - See Green Chemistry III: Synthesis and Processing Methods under Organic Chemistry for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

IN2200 A

General Session

Organizer(s) - F.-G. Fontaine, X. Ottenwaelder
Chair(s) - J. Blacquiere, S. Geier

08:00 00650 At 'the Heart' of N-hydroxy-N,N'-bis(2-biphenyl)formamidinate Co(II) Complex Cibian M., Long Nguyen P., Langis-Barsetti S., *$Hanan G.S.
08:20 00651 New Silylselenium Reagents for the Synthesis of Ferrocenoyl Selenoesters Azizpoor Fard M., *Corrigan J.F.
08:40 00652 Sulfur Tetrafluoride in the Solid State Goettel J.T., Kostiuk N., *$Gerken M.
09:00 00653 Boron, Aluminum, Gallium, and Indium Complexes of 1,3-bis(2-pyridylimino)isoindoline Dang J.D., *$Bender T.P.
09:20 00654 High-turnover Bond-forming Reactions Using Electron Deficient Bis(amido)silylzirconium Complexes Lummis P.A., Hubaczek P.J., McDonald R., Ferguson M.J., *$Rivard E.
09:40 00655 Strained Cationic Phosphorus Rings - Diverse and Unexpected Reactivity Robertson A.P.M., Dyker C.A., *Burford N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00656 Lewis Acid-Activated Olefin Metathesis Catalysts McKinty A.M., $Stephan D.W.
10:40 00657 Mechanochemical Ligand Exchange in Metal Carbonyl Complexes of Cr, Mo and W Macdonald N.A.J., Hopkins E., Butler I.S., $Friscic T.
11:00 00658 Prototypical Phosphine Complexes of [SbXn](3-n)+ (X = Halogen, n = 0, 1, 2, 3) Chitnis S.S., *$Burford N., McDonald R., Ferguson M.J.
11:20 00659 Facile Activation of H-X Bonds by Aluminum(I) Chu T., *$Nikonov G.I.
11:40 00660 Structure and Reactivity of Low Oxidation State Indium Compounds with "Non-Innocent" Ligands Allan C.J., Cooper B.F.T., Cowley H.J., Rawson J.M., $Macdonald C.L.B.
12:00 00661 Synthesis and Characterization of Alkylated Bis-2-(4-dimethylamino)pyridinylidene Super Electron Donor Derivatives Martin J., $Dyker A.
12:20 End of Session

IN7200 B

Pushing the Boundaries: Progressive Developments in Main Group Chemistry

Organizer(s) - G. Briand, P. Ragogna
Chair(s) - P.J. Ragogna

08:00 00662 Ternary Transition Metal / Main Group Metal Intermetalloid Clusters *Dehnen S., Weinert B., Ababei R.
08:40 00663 New Metal-Phosphido Precursors for Metal-Phosphide Nanocluster Assembly Khalili Najafabadi B., *Corrigan J.F.
09:00 00664 Electrochemical and Coordination Chemistry Studies of 2,1,3-thiadiazoles and 1,2,4-dithiazoliums *$Boeré R.T., Okeh S.A., Roemmele T.L., Shotonwa I.O.
09:20 00665 Chalcogenation of the 1,4-C2P4 Ring: Addition, Isomerization, Ring Contraction and Insertion Elder P.J.W., *$Chivers T.
09:40 00666 A Rapid, Scalable Synthesis to 1,2,4-Benzothiadiazines; Solid State and Coordination Studies of Main Group Heterocycles Anwar M.U., Clark E.R., Hayward J.J., Leontowicz B.J., *Rawson J.M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00667 Organoboranes as Anion Receptors: Why Polymers are Attractive *$Jaekle F., Chen P., Cheng F., Li H.
11:00 00668 Synthesis, Characterization and Theoretical Analysis of Poly(oxothiazenes) Aldeva V., Al-Faouri T., Gezahegn S., Shuoprasad M., Ward J., Foucher D.A., Gossage R.A., *$McWilliams A.R.
11:20 00669 A New Synthetic Route for Tellurophene-Thiophene Oligomers and Polymers He G., Delgado W., Shynkaruk O., Tran C., $Rivard E.
11:40 00670 Dithienodiketophosphepin: A Multifunctional Building Block for p-Conjugated Materials He X.M., *Baumgartner T.
12:00 00671 Block Copolymers Derived from Phosphaalkenes $Conrad E.D., *Gates D.P.
12:20 End of Session

IN8202

Recent Developments in Pincer Chemistry and Multidentate Ligands

Organizer(s) - D. Zargarian, D. Gousev, H. Guan
Chair(s) - H. Guan, L. Turculet

08:00 00672 Some Ni Pincers and Ir 'Unpincers' *$Crabtree R.H.
08:40 00673 New Hydrogenation Catalysts Based on Pincer-type Ligands *$Gusev D.G., Spasyuk D.
09:00 00674 Hydrogenolysis of Glycerol Catalyzed by Iridium Pincer Complexes *$Heinekey D.M., Goldberg K.I., Lao D.
09:20 00675 Design Strategies to New Pincer Ligands Based on the 2-(2'-anilinyl)-2-oxazoline Skeleton: Synthesis and Compexation Studies *$Gossage R.A., Herasymchuk K., Taghvaee M., Lough A.J., Quail J.W., del Río I., Roces Fernández L.
09:40 00676 The Chemistry of Highly Reactive Ruthenium Pentamethylcylcopentadienyl Phosphido Complexes and their Reactions with Molecular Oxygen Sues P.E., Lough A.J., $Morris R.H.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00677 Transition Metal Complexes of a New Borane-Containing Ambiphilic Ligand Cowie B.E., $Emslie D.J.H.
10:40 00678 Steric and Electronic Pincer Ligand Effects *$Roddick D.M., Parson T.G., Sibray T., Spott J., Debnath S.
11:00 00679 Aliphatic Pincer Complexes of Late Transition Metals. Synthesis, Reactivity and Applications in Catalysis Wendt O.F.
11:20 00680 CCC-NHC Pincer Complexes: Early and Late Transition Metal Complexes with Applications Hollis T.K.
11:40 00681 From Trans-Chelating Bis-NHC Donors, Pincers to Functional NHC Ligands: Coordination Diversity with Cu(I), Ag(I), Pd(II) and Ir(III) Liu X., Zuo W., Fliedel Ch., Raynal M., *$Braunstein P.
12:00 00682 Coordination and Reactivity Study of Bis(imino)-N-Heterocyclic NCN Carbene Ligands to Chromium, Iron and Cobalt Al Thagfi J., *$Lavoie G.G.
12:20 End of Session

IN204 A

Supramolecular Materials (joint with MT6)

08:00 Joint with MT6 - See Supramolecular Materials under Materials Chemistry for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

MS6207

Smart Stimuli-Responsive Materials (joint with MT)

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao, C. Barrett
Chair(s) - C. Barrett, A. Priimagi

08:00 00683 Investigating Structurally Dynamic Polymers as Stimuli-responsive Materials *$Rowan S.J.
08:40 00684 Optoelectronic Properties of Single Crystalline Conjugated Organic Compounds *$Gierschner J., Varghese S., Yoon S.-J., Park S.K., Milián-Medina B., Kwon M.S., Wannemacher R., Park S.Y.
09:20 00685 Push-Pull Azo Compounds for Optically Rewritable Nanohybrid Systems Snell K.E., Lagugné-Labarthet F., $Ishow E.
09:40 00686 Photoinduced Mass Transport in Azo-polymers : From Microstructuration and Photochemical Imaging to Photomechanical Analyses at the Molecular Scale ? *Fiorini-Debuisschert C.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00687 Photocontrol of Molecular Alignment in Liquid-Crystalline Polymers *$Shishido A.
11:00 00688 Photochemical Modulation of Particle Self-Assembly and Development of Photo-healable Gels in Liquid-Crystal Colloids Yamamoto T.
11:20 00689 Molecular Design Toward Photoresponsive Supramolecular Assemblies *$Yagai S.Y.
11:40 00690 Azobenzene Photo-switches for Biological Applications $Woolley A., *Samanta S., Beharry A.
12:00 End of Session

MS72102 AB

Spectroscopy: Bridging Natural and Synthetic Macromolecules. Symposium in Honour of Michel Pézolet (joint with BM)

Organizer(s) - M. Auger, G. Laroche
Chair(s) - G. Laroche

08:00 00691 FTIR Imaging and Cancer Diagnostics in Breast Cancer Pathologies Verdonck M., Smolina M., Bénard A., Desmedt C., Larsimont D., Sotiriou C., *Goormaghtigh E.
08:40 00692 Development of a Novel Nanocarrier Platform: Spectroscopy Bridging the Idea and the Innovation *$Lafleur M.
09:00 00693 Absolute Orientation of Polymer Surface Side Chains by Interferometric Nonlinear Vibrational Spectroscopy Jena K.C., Covert P.A., Hall S.A., *$Hore D.K.
09:20 00694 Investigation of Silk Proteins by Solution and Solid-State NMR: Insights Into the Spinning Process *$Auger M., Leclerc J., Lefèvre T., Gauthier M., Cloutier I., Gagné S.M.
09:40 00695 Spectroscopy and Optical Characterization of Azopolymers: Molecular Orientation and Beyond. Sourisseau C., Buffeteau T., *$Lagugné-Labarthet F.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00696 Structural Diversity and Complexity of a Biological Polymer: Spider Silk *Lefèvre T., Pézolet M.
10:40 00697 Crystallization and Morphology of Polylactides: The Importance of Chirality *$Prud'homme R.E.
11:00 00698 Characterizing the Structure of Human Skin Substitutes by Infrared and Raman Microspectroscopies *$Leroy M., Auger M., Laroche G., Pouliot R.
11:20 00699 PMIRRAS Studies of Proteins in a Model Membrane Supported on a Au(111) Electrode Surface Leitch J.J., Brosseau C.L., Laredo T., Roscoe S.G., Lipkowski J., Dutcher J.R.
11:40 00700 Probing Higher-Order Structure in Protein Pharmaceuticals using Infrared and Raman Vibrational Optical Activity Dukor R.K.
12:20 End of Session

MT2203

Novel Aromatic Compounds: Molecular Materials and Devices

Organizer(s) - Y. Zhao, G. Bodwell
Chair(s) - T. Baumgartner, R.R. Tykwinski

08:00 00701 Topochemical Polymerization of Phenylacetylene Macrocycles: A New Strategy for the Preparation of Organic Nanotubes Desroches M., Rondeau-Gagné S., *$Morin J.-F.
08:20 00702 Rod-like Oligomers Incorporating 2,6-dialkylamino Core-substituted Naphthalene Diimide as Acceptors for Organic Photovoltaic *$Sauve G., Fernando R., Mao Z.
08:40 00703 Calculations of Electron Transport Through Carbobenzene *Smeu M., $Ratner M.A.
Award for Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry lecture:

09:00 00704 Interactions of Carbon Nanotubes with Novel Aromatic Compounds: The Effect of Structure and Architecture Adronov A.
09:40 00705 Redox-based Memory Devices: Tuning Volatility Using Conducting Barrier Layers Mani R.K., Rahman G.M.A., Giesbrecht P., *Thomson D.J., $Freund M.S.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00706 Energy Concentrators based on Bodipy dyes: Synthesis and Applications *Heyer E., Ziessel R.
10:40 00707 Dynamers-Conjugated Polymers Capable of Component Shuffling and Property Tuning *$Skene W.G., Navarathne D., Barikk S.
11:20 00708 Fabrication and Characterization of OPV Devices from Conjugated Copolymers Based on furo, selenopheno and thieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6-dione Derivatives Najari A., Beaupré S., Pron A, Drouin S.-H., Mercier L., Robitaille A., Leclerc M.
11:40 00709 Preparation of Functional Molecular Materials and Devices using Dithiafulvenyl and Tetrathiafulvalene Vinylogue Units *Zhao Y., $Mulla K., Chen G.
12:00 00710 Highly Absorptive Iridium(III) Complexes Bearing Ancillary Bis(arylimino)acenaphthenes (Ar-BIANs): Their Potential as Dyes in Dye-Sensitized Solar-Cells (DSSCs) Hasan K., *$Zysman-Colman E.
12:20 End of Session

MT4205 B

Self-assembled Nanomaterials in Nanomedicine

Organizer(s) - H. Fenniri
Chair(s) - H. Fenniri

08:00 00711 Investigating Lipid Domain-Specific Cytoskeletal Organization in Living Cells Madwar C., Gopalakrishnan G., $Lennox R.B.
08:20 00712 Biological Characterization of Helical Rosette Nanotubes *$Singh B., House J.N., Kuebler W.M., Fenniri H.
09:00 00713 Self-Assembled Nano Graphene Oxide and Zwitterionic Liposomes: From Surface Interaction to Multiplexed Drug Delivery *$Liu J., Wang F., Ip A.C.F.
09:20 00714 Revolutionizing Medicine with Self-Assembled Chemistries *$Webster T.J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00715 DNA Cages and Nanotubes: Design and Biological Properties *$Sleiman H.F.
11:00 00716 Sequence-Responsive Unzipping DNA Nanocubes in the Presence of a Cancer Specific Gene Product Bujold K.E., Fakhoury J., Neves Briard J., Amrein L., Hamblin G.D., Godin A.G., Panasci L.C., Wiseman P.W., *$Sleiman H.F.
11:20 00717 Conformational Analysis of Self-assembling Organic Rosette Nanotube Based on Molecular Dynamics Simulation Yamazaki T., Fenniri H.
11:40 End of Session

MT6204 A

Supramolecular Materials (joint with IN)

Organizer(s) - H. Sleiman, A. Schmitzer, G. Hanan

08:00 00718 Preparation and Properties of Metallo Supramolecular Polyelectrolytes Based on Ditopic 2,4-di(pyridin-2´-yl)-1,3,5-triazine and Bisterpyridine Ligands Geist M., Hanan G.S., *Kurth D.G.
08:20 00719 Design of Magnetic Metal Organic Frameworks Built from Polyoxalamide Ligands *Journaux Y., Lisnard L., Ferrando Soria J., Pardo E., Lloret F., Julve M., Cano J., Ruiz Garcia R., Pasan J., Ruiz-Pérez C.
08:40 00720 Magnetic Ordering, Solid State Phase Transitions, and SMM Behavior of Molecular Metal-Radical Complexes *$Preuss K.E., Fatila E.M., Clérac R.
09:00 00721 Supramolecular Architectures for Controlling Magnetic Properties in Nanomagnets *$Murugesu M.
09:20 00722 Switchable Hetero-tri and Hetero-tetra Metallic Compounds *$Marvaud V., Bridonneau N., Long J., Chamoreau L.-M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00723 Designing Complex Forms and Functions Using Subcomponent Self-assembly *$Nitschke J.R.
11:00 00724 Cyclodextrin Modified Nanocrystalline Cellulose as a Simple Method of Probing the Particles Surface Environment Morse T., $Andrews M.
11:20 00725 Rate Control of the Threading/Dethreading Motion in a [2]pseudorotaxane Carrasco A., *$Tiburcio J.
11:40 00726 Designing Mechanically Interlocked Molecules to Function Inside Metal-Organic Frameworks Zhu K., Vukotic V.N., Harris K.J., Veinberg S., O'Keefe C., Schurko R.W., *$Loeb S.J.
12:20 End of Session

MT207

Smart Stimuli-Responsive Materials (joint with MS6)

08:00 Joint with MS6 - See Smart Stimuli-Responsive Materials under Macromolecular Science and Engineering for the schedule.

12:20 End of Session

OR3206 B

Chemistry of Natural Products

Organizer(s) - N.A. Magarvey, R. Kerr, R. Britton
Chair(s) - R. Britton, N. Magarvey

08:00 00727 PPAP's Unveiled: Total Synthesis of Hyperforin and Divergent Total Synthesis of Its Key Members Bellavance G., *$Barriault L.
08:20 00728 A Biomimetic Approach to Bicyclic Alkaloids: Facile Access to Pyrrolizidines, Indolizidines, and Gephyrotoxin *$Barthelme A., Stockman R.A.

R.U. Lemieux Award lecture:

08:40 00729 Synthetic Studies on Heterocyclic Natural Products *$Ciufolini M.A.
09:20 00730 Total Synthesis of Marinomycin A *$Evans P.A.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00731 Marine Algal and Cyanobacterial Modulators of Mammalian Cathepsins L and V that Participate in Neuropeptide Production in Secretory Vesicles and Lysosomal Protein Functions Miller B., Hogan J., Houson H.A., Boudreau P., Choi H., Mevers E., Fenner A., Friedman A.J., Toneff T., McCammon A., Hook V., Gerwick W.H.
11:00 00732 Thioesterase-mediated Off-loading of Polyketide Natural Products *$Boddy C.N.
11:40 00733 Exploring the Biosynthetic Capacity of Streptomyces calvus Kalan L., Gessner A., Szawiola A., Zhu X., Bechthold A., Wright G., *$Zechel D.L.
12:00 00734 Chemical and Biosynthetic Evolution of the Antimycin-type Depsipeptides Vanner S.A., Li X., Zvanych R., Torchia J., *$Magarvey N.A.
12:20 End of Session

OR6206 A

Green Chemistry III: Synthesis & Processing Methods (joint with IC)

Organizer(s) - R. Singer, P. Jessop
Chair(s) - R. Singer, P. Jessop

08:00 00735 Alkyne as an On-Call Functionality for Synthetic Efficiency *$Li C.-J., Uhlig N.
08:40 00736 Mechanochemistry: Towards a New and Solvent-free System of Chemical Synthesis *Friscic T.
09:00 00737 A Palladium-Catalyzed Carbonylation Approach to Acid Chloride Synthesis Quesnel J.S., *$Arndtsen B.A.
09:20 00738 Novel Synthetic Chemistry for Medicines Synthesis Reducing the Cost of Critical Medicines for Low- and Middle-Income Countries King C.L., Kulkarni A.A., Ellison T., Fortunak J.M.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00739 Merits of Biocatalysis in Environmentally Benign Manufacturing of Pharmaceuticals Froese J., Endoma-Arias M.A., Rinner U., *Hudlicky T.
11:00 00740 The Intramolecular C-H Amination of N-Sulfonyloxycarbamates : A Green Perspective $Mamani Laparra L., *Lebel H.
11:20 00741 Investigation Into the Preparation and Reactivity of Novel Organobismuthanes Gagnon A.
11:40 00742 Optimization of the Neutralization of Red Mud by Pyrolysis Bio-oil Using a Factorial Design Approach Jollet V., Gissane C., *$Schlaf M.
12:00 00743 Green Chemistry with a Physical Chemistry Flavour *$Ghandi K.
12:20 End of Session

PT2200 C

General Session

Organizer(s) - T. Nguyen-Dang
Chair(s) - T.T. Nguyen-Dang, R. Pimentel

R.F.W. Bader memorial lectures

08:00 00744 AIM Theory : The Crystallographer's View Lecomte C.
08:40 00745 Topological Properties of the Electron Density: Examples from Quantum Chemistry & Quantum Crystallography Massa L., Huang L., Matta C., Keith T.
09:20 00746 Properties of the Chemical Bond under External Electric Fields in Homonuclear and Heteronuclear Diatomics Sowlati-Hashjin S., *$Matta C.F.
09:40 00747 Dipole Moment Surface of the CH4 + X [ CH3 + HX (X = F, Cl) Reactions from Atomic Dipole Moment Surfaces, and the Origin of the Sharp Peak in the Dipole Moment near the Transition State *Matta C.F., Sowlati-Hashjin S., $Bandrauk A.D.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00748 Recent Developments and Applications of Dielectric Barrier Discharge Actuators for Active Flow Control *$Lavoie P., Naghib-Lahouti A., Hanson R.E., Murphy J.P., Houser N.
11:00 00749 Correlation Between Plasma Physicochemical Characteristics and Treated Surface Chemistry *$Laroche G., Mavadat M.
11:40 00750 Detailed Characterisation of a Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Plasma Actuator Farhat S., *deChamplain A., $Pimentel R.
12:00 00751 Flow Control using Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma Actuators for Reduction of Adverse Aerodynamic Forces on a Bluff Body Naghib-Lahouti A., Lavoie P.
12:20 End of Session

PT5205 A

New Ideas for using Quantum Mechanics to Understand Chemistry

Organizer(s) - T. Carrington Jr., G. Peslherbe, P.-N. Roy
Chair(s) - P.-N. Roy, J.W. Hollett

08:00 00752 Hydrogen Molecules in Nanoscale Cavities: Quantum Dynamics, Inelastic Neutron Scattering Spectroscopy, and a New Selection Rule for H2@C60 Bacic Z.
08:40 00753 Trapping Hydrogen in Light-Metal Cage Assemblies: Towards a Nanofoam Storage *$Naumkin F.Y., Wales D.J.
09:00 00754 Gold Clusters and Nanostructures: Zero Kelvin and Finite Temperature Calculations *Hamilton I.P., Liu X.-J.
09:20 00755 A New, Centered 32-Electron System: The Predicted [U@Si20]6--like Isoelectronic Series Dognon J.-P., Clavaguéra C., Pyykkö P.
09:40 00756 Superfluidity Hidden in a Forgotten Corner $Zeng T., Guillon G., *Roy P.-N.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00757 Panta Rhei: Electron Fluxes During Chemical Reactions Manz J.
11:00 00758 The Zero-voltage Conductance of Nano-graphenes: Simple Rules and Quantitative Estimates *Ernzerhof M., Zhou Y., Mayou D.
11:20 00759 Old Ideas ... New Context: Electron Quantum Dynamics in Intense Field Nguyen-Dang T.-T.
11:40 00760 An Arrhenius Argument to Explain Electrical Conductivity Maxima of Molten Salt *$East A.L.L.
12:00 End of Session

PT6205 C

Solid-state NMR Spectroscopy (joint with BM)

Organizer(s) - M. Auger, D. Bryce
Chair(s) - D.L. Bryce

08:00 00761 NMR and DFT Studies of Structure/Electric Field Gradient Correlations in Dion-Jacobson Phases and Nanosheets *Smith L.J., Boykin J., Adhikari J.
08:40 00762 Temperature and Spinning Rate Dependence of Spectral Broadening from Paramagnetic Dopants in Sodium Borosilicate Glass Christensen R.B., *Kroeker S.
09:00 00763 Measurement of Dipolar and J coupling in Pairs of Quadrupolar Nuclei Using DOR NMR Perras F.A., *$Bryce D.L.
09:20 00764 Following the Delithiation Process of Li Ion Batteries Cathode Materials with 7Li MAS NMR Castets A., *Liang G., $Schougaard S.B.
09:40 00765 Solid-State NMR Characterization of Homoleptic Tetracyanamido Complexes of Group 13 and 14 Metals Wren J.E.C., *Kroeker S., Terskikh V.V., Kalmutzki M., Meyer H.-J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00766 Characterization of the Hydride Shielding Tensor in an Iridium(III) Hydride Complex via Solid-State NMR *$Wasylishen R.E., Garbacz P., Terskikh V.V., Bernard G.M.
10:40 00767 NMR Studies of High Durability, Low Melting Optical Glass *$Zwanziger J.W., Werner-Zwanziger U., Calahoo C., Rocherulle' J., Lebullenger R.
11:00 00768 35Cl SSNMR of Chlorine Sites in Transition-Metal Complexes O'Keefe C.A., Johnston K.E., *$Schurko R.W., Sutter K., Autschbach J.
11:20 00769 Solid-state NMR Analysis of Athabasca Oil-sands Asphaltenes Dutta Majumdar R., *$Hazendonk P., Gerken M., Mikula R.
11:40 00770 Can a Single Spike Be Better Than a Whole Spectrum? Rapid Prediction of Experimental Run Time in Very Low Concentration "Multi-Day" Samples Masoom H., Courtier-Murias D., Soong R., Farooq H., Maas W., Kumar R., Monette M., Stronks H., Simpson M.J., *$Simpson A.J.
12:00 End of Session

PT2104 B

Celebrating Martin Moskovits: Clusters, SERS, Sensors, Nanofabrication and Academic Leadership (joint with SS1)

08:00 Joint with SS1 - See Celebrating Martin Moskovits: Clusters, SERS, Sensors, Nanofabrication and Academic Leadership under Surface Science for the schedule.

12:00 End of Session

SS12104 B

Celebrating Martin Moskovits: Clusters, SERS, Sensors, Nanofabrication and Academic Leadership (joint with PT)

Organizer(s) - P. McBreen, R.A. Wolkow, L.-L. Tay
Chair(s) - G. Goubert, T. Haslett, R. Wolkow, L.-L. Tay

08:00 00771 Protein- and Thiolate-stabilized Gold Nanoclusters: Insights on the Bio-directed Synthesis and Fluorescence-sensing Mechanism $Chevrier D.M., Chatt A., *Zhang P.
08:20 00772 Coinage Metal Chemical Vapour Deposition onto Tilted Fibre Bragg Gratings: Novel Processes and Fibre Optic Based Sensors for Thin Film Growth Griffihs M.B.E., Mandia D.J., Coyle J.P., Gordon P.G., Zhou W., Shao L., Albert J., *$Barry S.T.
08:40 00773 Tuning the Plasmonic Signatures of Gold Nanocages Assembled as Supported 2D Arrays Staff A., Lepinay S., Albert J., Ianoul A.
09:00 00774 Tuning Plasmonic Properties of Strongly Interacting Silver Nanocube Monolayers Prezgot D., *Ianoul A.
09:20 00775 Investigation into the Behaviour of Plasmonic Modes of Solid Supported Silver Nanocube Monolayers Bottomley A., *Ianoul A.
09:40 00776 Chiral Self-Assembly : A Theoretical Study of Competing Interactions Popa T.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00777 Single-Chiral-Catalytic-Site Studies of the Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Ketones and Ketoesters on Pt *$McBreen P., Dong Y., Goubert G., lemay J.-C., Zeng Y.
10:40 00778 Squeezing Out Analytes from Nanoporous Sponges Using Light: A Coherent View of Surface Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Li J., *$Lipson R.H.
11:00 00779 Nanoporous Alumina as a Nano- and Microengineering Platform for Sensing Devices *$Routkevitch D.
11:20 00780 Birth of a Plasmon Desireddy A., Sanzenbacher L.M., *$Bigioni T.P.
11:40 00781 Plasmonic Properties of Au Nanoparticles Coupled to Au Mirror *$Tay L.-L., Hulse J.
12:00 End of Session

SS22104 A

Electrode Materials : Methods, Characterization and Application (joint with AN)

Organizer(s) - A. Tavares, S. Morin, G. Brisard
Chair(s) - A. Tavares, S. Morin

08:00 00782 Plasma Sprayed Solid Oxide Fuel Cells on Metallic Support Structures *$Kesler O.
08:40 00783 Tips for Necking: Everything You Need to Know about Tip Etching Chemistry *$Kruse P., Awez Mohammad A., Wang Y.
09:00 00784 Modulation of Metastable Molecular Metal-Semiconductor Junctions $Zhu L., Popoff R.T.W., *Yu H.Z.
09:20 00785 Monitoring Magnesium Cation Release Dynamics During Magnesium Alloy Corrosion Using Potentiometric Mg2+ Ion-Selective Microelectrode Dauphin Ducharme P., Mauzeroll J.
10:00 Coffee Break
10:20 00786 Advances in the Theory of PEM Fuel Cell Electrodes Sadeghi E., *$Eikerling M.H.
11:00 00787 Chemical Modification of Activated Carbon with Quinone-type Molecules for Applications as Electrochemical Capacitors Electrode Material $Le Comte A., *Bélanger D., Brousse T.
11:20 00788 Improved Reversibility and Colour Constrast in Electrochromic Ni-Al Layered Double Hydroxides Thin Films in Presence of Electroactive Ions Mondal D., Jack M., *$Villemure G.
11:40 00789 Tailoring Zinc Porphyrin to the Ag Nanostructure Substrate: An Effective Approach for Photoelectrochemical Studies in the Presence of Mononucleotides Fathi F., *$Kraatz H.B., Long Y., Kong C., Wang Y., Xie Y.
12:00 00790 Benchtop Fabrication of Hierarchically-Structured High Surface Area Electrodes *$Moran-Mirabal J.M.
12:20 End of Session


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