Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Sunday AM
MS2
203
CO2 Switchable Polymers
Organizer(s) - Y Zhao
Chair(s) - Yue Zhao, Jinying Yuan
08:00
Design and Applications of Water-soluble CO2-switchable Polymers Jessop PG, Cunningham MF
08:40
CO2-triggered Switchable "Living" Polymers and Block Copolymers $*Feng Y
09:20
Stimuli-triggered Reversible Self-assembly and Bio-inspired Surfaces Sensitiveness Based on Responsive Functional Copolymers *Billon L
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
CO2-driven Polymer Self-assembly and Biomimetic Motions Yan Q, $*Zhao Y
11:00
Removing Copper Salt and Recycling Ligand after ATRP Using CO2-switchable Technology Su X, *Jessop PG, $Cunningham MF
11:20
 
End of Session
Sunday PM
MS2
203
CO2 Switchable Polymers
Organizer(s) - Y Zhao
Chair(s) - Laurent Billon, Yujun Feng
14:00
Development of Smart Polymer Applications for Innovative Separation of Natural Homologues Zhu SP, Wang WJ, Lu YY, Yu GQ
14:40
Controlled Wettability of Polymer Materials by CO2 Che H, Huo M, Guo J, Peng L, *Yuan J
15:20
Development of Energy Efficient CO2 Absorbents Consisting of Temperature-responsive Microgel Particles $*Hoshino Y
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Carbon Dioxide Switchable Polymer Colloids $*Cunningham MF, Jessop PG, Darabi A, Wang HD
17:20
 
End of Session
Monday PM
MS1
201
From Macromolecule Self-assembly to Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - A Adronov, X Wang
Chair(s) - Alex Adronov
14:00
Micelle Engineering via Crystallization-driven Block Copolymer Self-assembly Manners I
14:40
Polymer-based Nanocarriers for the Treatment of Drug-resistant Bacteria Hudson ZM, McGrath AJ, Klinger D, $Hawker CJ
15:00
Recreating Complex Biochemical Mechanisms using DNA Switches: From Fundamentals to Applications in Bio-nanotechnology $*Vallee-Belisle A
15:20
The Protein Electric: Energy Transport in Biomaterials via Peptide Self-assembly $*Tovar JD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Micelles from Triblock Terpolymers for Targeted Delivery of Arsenic Trioxide to Cancer Cells Zhang Q, Vakili MR, Lavasanifar A, $*Le XC
16:40
Self-immolative Linear Polymers: New Backbones and Nanoscale Assemblies $*Gillies ER, Fan B, Chen EKY, McBride RA, Trant JF, Wong AD
17:00
New Approaches to Soft Optical Polymers Self-assembled at the Bio-interface $*Barrett CJ, Rollet F, Mahmood F, Singleton TQ, Sailer M, Goulet-Hanssens A
17:40
 
End of Session
MS4
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - M Dubé, G Liu
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
New Functional Single-chain Nanoparticles Based on Photoresponsive Polymers Fan W, Tong X, Li G, Yan Q, *Zhao Y
17:40
Block Copolymer Mimetic Self-assembly of Inorganic Nanoparticles: Probing Brush Composition and Chain Length Effects Coleman B, $Moffitt M
17:40
Benchtop Fabrication of Multi-scale Micro-electromagnets for Capturing Magnetic Particles Hosseini A, $Soleymani L
17:40
Non-invasive Monitoring of Hydrogel Degradation Using LiYF4:Yb3+/Tm3+ NIR to NIR Upconverting Nanoparticles *Jalani G, Naccache R, Rosenzweig DH, Lerouge S, Haglund L, Vetrone F, $Cerruti M
17:40
Stable Organic Radical Polymers as Hydrophobic Hole-transport Materials Paquette JA, Price JT, Harrison CS, Maar RR, $Gilroy JB
17:40
Surface Modifying Macromolecules (SMMs): Synthesis, Characterizations and Applications for Nano-porous Membrane Materials *Rana D, $Matsuura T
17:40
Kinetics Study of the Photo-cleavage of the Corona Chains of Rigid-rod Block Copolymer Micelles Zhou H, Yu Q, Lu Y, Qiu H, Guerin G, Manners I, $*Winnik MA
17:40
Preparation of Non-covalently Bonded Azo Polymers for Bio-compatible Applications Rollet FG, Mahmood F, Vapaavuori J, $*Barrett CJ
17:40
Evidence of Small Guest Shuttling between Different Sites in the Supramolecular Gel of Sodium Deoxycholate with Cucurbit[6]uril $Seyedalikhani M, *Bohne C, Strandman S, Zhang M, Zhu XX
17:40
Tuning the Self-assembly and Stimuli-responsiveness of Self-immolative Block Copolymers Gungor TMG, $Gillies ERG
17:40
Seed Trapping: An Inside Look at Polymer Crystal Dissolution Guerin G, Rupar P, Yu J, Manners I, $*Winnik MA
17:40
Temperature Stimulated Self-assembly of Metal Organometallic Polymer PFpP in DMSO Liu D, $*Wang X
17:40
Azobenzene as a Multifunctional End-cap and Linker for Self-immolative Polymers and their Assemblies Wong AD, $*Gillies ER
17:40
Arborescent Polymers as Templates for the Preparation of Metallic Nanoparticles Worku A, $*Gauthier M
17:40
Glycopolymer-functionalized Vesicles via Aqueous RAFT Polymerization from Vesicle Surface Raycraft BM, Whitton G, Trant JF, $Gillies ER
17:40
Amphiphilic Block Copolymers as Protective Colloids: Effects of Molecular Weight Dispersity George S, Champagne R, $*Cunningham M, Deeter G, Campbell D, Reck B, Urban D
17:40
Structured Poly(Divinylbenzene-co-chloromethylstyrene) Microspheres via Thermal Imprinting Precipitation Polymerization *Zhao YQ, $Stover HDH
17:40
Synthesis and Self-assembly of Polyglyoxylate Based Tri-block Copolymers Yardley RE, Fan B, Trant JF, $Gillies ER
17:40
DNA Nanotubes: Promising "Molecular Rulers" that Amplify the Binding Interactions between DNA Strands and Other Biomolecules Rahbani J, Hariri A, Hamblin G, Gonzalo C, $Sleiman H
17:40
Preparing Artificial Poymer Latexes Using Switchable Hydrophilicity Solvents Su X, *Jessop PG, $Cunningham MF
17:40
Structual Control of Block Copolymer Micelles On Microfluidic Reactors: Towards Drug Delivery Applications Xu Z, $*Moffitt MG, Zhao Y
17:40
Basicity Requirements for Ionogens in Switchable Water Alshamrani A, *Jessop P
17:40
Azobenzenes as a Tunable Trigger for Poly(ester amide) Degradation Prinzen AL, Wong AD, Gillies ER
17:40
Pushing the Frontiers of Dynamic Materials: Towards Multiple Exchanges Khelifi W, $*Skene W
17:40
Thermoresponsiveness and Self-healing Hydrogels Induced by Complexation of Cholic Acid and b-Cyclodextrin Jia Y-G, *Zhu XX
17:40
Interfacing Synthetic Spherically Supported Lipid Bilayers with Native Lipid Membranes Madwar C, Gopalakrishnan G, $*Lennox RB
17:40
Light Harvesting Properties of Conjugated Polyelectrolytes Embedded within Lipid Membranes Calver CF, $*Cosa G
17:40
Viscoelastic Properties of Cellulose Nanofibril (CNF) Hydrogels *Jowkarderis L, $van de Ven TGM
17:40
PEGylation of Chitosan via Nitroxide Chemistry in Aqueous Media *García-Valdez O, Darabi A, Champagne P, $Cunningham M
17:40
Complex Thermoresponsive Behavior of Diblock Polyacrylamides Jia Y-G, *Zhu XX
17:40
Sensitivity of Polymer-based Explosives from Molecular Modelling Data Brochu D, $Abou-Rachid H, *Brisson J
Tuesday AM
MS1
201
From Macromolecule Self-assembly to Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - A Adronov, X Wang
Chair(s) - Alex Adronov
08:00
Novel Biomaterials Based on PLA-based Block Copolymers with Enhanced Release $*Oh JK, Ko NK, An SY, Hong SH
08:20
Synthesis and Self-assembly of Main-chain Metal Carbonyl Organometallic Macromolecules PFpP by Migration Insertion Polymerization (MIP) Cao K, $*Wang XS
08:40
Crystallization-driven Self-assembly of Block Copolymers in Solution $*Winnik MA
09:20
Photocontrol of Block Copolymer Morphologies in Dip-coated Films Vapaavuori J, Grosrenaud J, Pellerin C, Bazuin CG
09:40
Redox-active 6-oxoverdazyl Polymers: Synthesis, Characterization, and Thin Film Properties Paquette JA, Price JT, Harrison CS, Maar RM, $*Gilroy JB
10:00
 
Coffee Break
Macromolecular Science and Engineering Award Lecture
10:20
Making Polymers from Natural Compounds $*Zhu XX
11:00
Self-assembly on Surfaces: From Molecular Networks to "Organic Graphenes" $*Perepichka DF
11:20
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
MS1
201
From Macromolecule Self-assembly to Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - A Adronov, X Wang
Chair(s) - Xiaosong Wang
14:00
Self-assembly with Boron Polymers: New Luminescent, Sensory, and Stimuli-responsive Materials $*Jaekle F
14:40
Engineering Boron Subphthalocyanine (BsubPc) Polymers and their Use in Organic Electronic Devices Lessard BH, Sampson K, Plint TG, $*Bender TP
15:00
Novel Self-assembled Dithienophospholes Exhibiting Interesting Mesophase Behaviors Wang Z, $*Baumgartner T
15:20
Nanostructured Polymeric Materials for Chiral Recognition, Oil/Water Separation, and Graffiti Prevention Liu GJ, Rabnawaz M, Wang Y, Wang ZJ, Peng BL, Zhang KK
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Water-soluble Micelles by Complexation of Arborescent Copolymers and Double-hydrophilic Block Copolymers Nguon O, $*Gauthier M
16:40
Plasmonic Coupling in Metal Nanoparticle Assemblies $*Ritcey AM, Lemineur JF
17:00
Hierarchical Microstructures of Complex Polymers: Self-assembly and Properties *Lin J
17:40
 
End of Session
MS3
101
Optics in Soft Materials
Organizer(s) - C Barrett, I Burgess, K Saravanamuttu
Chair(s) - Ian Burgess / Kaiaichelvi Saravanamuttu
14:00
Quasi-order in Biological Photonic Systems: What Can this Offer Technology? Vukusic P
14:40
Color from Hierarchy: Optical Properties of Micron-sized Spherical Colloidal Assemblies Vogel N, Utech S, England G, Aizenberg J
15:20
Ultra-thin Optical Interference Coatings *Kats MA
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Photochromic Organic Nanoparticles as Innovative Platforms for Plasmonic Nanoassemblies Snell KE, *Ishow E, $Lagugné-Labarthet F
16:40
Multi-scale Control of Structural Color *Burgess IB, Koay N, Kay TM, Abedzadeh N, Shirman T, Vogel N, Kolle M, $Aizenberg J
17:00
Visual Readout of Nucleic Acids using Electrocatalytic Fluidics *Besant JD, Das J, Burgess IB, Liu W, Sargent EH, $Kelley SO
17:20
Poly (N-Isopropylacrylamide) Microgel-based Thin Films for Measuring the Full pH Range Ahiabu A, $*Serpe MJ
17:40
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
MS1
201
From Macromolecule Self-assembly to Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - A Adronov, X Wang
Chair(s) - Xiaosong Wang
08:00
ABA Triblock Copolymers From Lactide and b-Lactones MacDonald JP, $*Shaver MP
08:20
Living Crystallization-driven Self-assembly with p-Conjugated Triblock Copolymers Nazemi A, Kynaston EL, Finnegan JR, Gwyther J, Gould OEC, *Manners I
08:40
Poly(ether sulfone)-based Copolymers: Modulation of Crystallinity, Thermal Properties and Hydrophobicity $*Brisson J, Faye A
09:00
Integration of Amphiphiles with DNA Nanostructures: Orthogonal Assembly Languages Working Together Edwardson TGW, Carneiro KMM, Serpell CJ, McLaughlin CK, $*Sleiman HF
09:20
Molecular Engineering of the Peptoid Nanosheet Hydrophobic Core Proulx C, Yoo S, Connolly MD, $*Zuckermann RN
09:40
Liposomes as Nanoparticles for Cell Surface Engineering $*Yousaf MNY
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Gradient Crystallization-driven Self-assembly: Cylindrical Micelles with Segmented Coronas via Kinetic Control $Finnegan JR, Lunn DJ, Gould OEC, Whittell GR, Boott CE, *Manners I
10:40
Sequence-controlled Polymer Modifications for Tunable DNA Tile-based Morphologies Hsu JCC, Conway J, Avakyan N, Rochambeau D, $*Sleiman HF
11:00
Separation of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes by Electronic Nature using Conjugated Polymers Rice N, Subrahmanyam AV, Coleman B, $*Adronov A
11:20
Stepwise Growth of Surface-grafted DNA Nanotubes Visualized at the Single Molecule Level Hariri AA, Hamblin GD, Gidi Y, Sleiman HF, $Cosa G
11:40
Bulk Dispersion of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes in Silicones using Diblock Copolymers Chadwick RC, Fong D, Rice NA, Brook MA, $*Adronov A
12:00
The Potential of Filler Nanotechnologies for Weight Reduction in Butyl Rubber Compounds Pazur RJ, *Hoffman R
12:20
 
End of Session
MS3
101
Optics in Soft Materials
Organizer(s) - C Barrett, I Burgess, K Saravanamuttu
Chair(s) - Christopher Barrett
08:00
Tunable Confinement Potential Spectroscopy of DNA Polymers *Kamanzi A, Leith J, Sean D, Slater G, de Haan H, $Leslie S
08:20
Studies of Crystallization-driven Block Copolymer Solution Self-Assembly using Super-resolution Fluorescence Microscopy Boott CE, Leitao EM, Mahou P, Laine RF, Webb SE D, Kaminski CF, $Manners I
08:40
Ln3+ Based Nanoparticles and Near-infrared (NIR) Quantum Dots for Optical and Magnetic Bioimaging $*Van Veggel FCJM
09:20
A Multimodal Fiber Optic Probe Proximity Ranger for Sensing Nerve Artery Bundles through Tissue $*Mermut O, Weber J, Gallant P, Pope T, Moghadam H
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Soft Photonic Materials Based on Chiral Nematic Structures $*MacLachlan MJ, Khan MMK, Giese M, Nguyen TD, Kelly JA, Hamad WY
11:00
White Light Driven Self-organization of Two-component Monomer Systems to Create Microstructures Biria S, $*Hosein ID
11:40
Photoinduced Molecular Alignment Control in Liquid Crystal Systems $*Shishido A
12:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
MS1
201
From Macromolecule Self-assembly to Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - A Adronov, X Wang
Chair(s) - Xiaosong Wang
14:00
Probing the Internal Structure and Liquid Crystalline Phase Behaviour of Cylindrical Block Copolymer Micelles Using Synchrotron Small-angle X-ray Scattering Hayward DW, Gilroy JB, Rupar PA, Chabanne L, Pizzey C, Winnik MA, Whittell GR, $Manners I, *Richardson RM
14:20
A Charge-shifting Polymer for Cell Encapsulation *Ros S, Burke NAD, $Stöver HDH
14:40
Tuning Gelation Time and Mechanical Properties of Injectable Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Hydrogels Using Strained Alkyne-azide Cross-linking Hodgson SM, Abdullahu L, $*Adronov A
15:00
Biomimetic Carbohydrate-functionalized Nanostructures from Amphiphilic Dendron-based Scaffolds: Synthesis, Assembly and Properties Trant JF, Jain N, Peyret A, Bonduelle C, Lecommandoux S, $*Gillies ER
15:20
 
Coffee Break
15:40
Reprogramming the Assembly of Unmodified DNA with a Small Molecule Avakyan N, Greschner AA, Aldaye F, Serpell CJ, $*Sleiman HF
16:00
Sequence Controlled Polymers: Precise Positioning of Monomeric Units for the Preparation of Predictable Supramolecular Nanostructures de Rochambeau D, Barlóg M, Edwardson TGW, Bazzi HS, $*Sleiman HF
16:20
Studies on Morphology and Crystallinity of On-chip Self-assembled Poly(caprolactone)-b-Poly(ethylene oxide) and Subsequent Affects on Drug Loading & Release $*Moffitt MG, Bains A
16:40
Heteogeneity in Amorphous Polymers from an Atomistic Viewpoint Godey F, Palato S, $*Soldera A
17:00
 
End of Session
MS3
101
Optics in Soft Materials
Organizer(s) - C Barrett, I Burgess, K Saravanamuttu
Chair(s) - Ian Burgess
14:00
Biasing the Unfavourable: Designs to Make use of the cis-State in Azobenzene *Goulet-Hanssens A, Mutruc D, $Hecht S
14:20
Molecular-level Understanding on What Makes Azobenzene-containing Materials Flow under Illumination Vapaavuori J, Laventure A, Lebel O, Bazuin CG, Pellerin C
14:40
Optical Manipulation of Block Copolymer Nanostructures $Gould OEC, Qiu H, Miles MJ, *Manners I
15:00
3-D Nonlinear inSCRIption of Complex Micro-comPonenTs (3D-NSCRIPT) Basker D, *Brook MA, $Saravanamuttu K
15:20
 
End of Session