Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Materials Chemistry
Sunday AM
MT4
211
Molecular Materials for Photovoltaic and Optoelectronic Applications
Organizer(s) - J Gilroy, B Koivisto
Chair(s) - Bryan Koivisto
08:00
Adopting Aggregation-induced Emission in Materials Design for Non-doped Organic Light-Emitting Diodes $*Tang BZ
08:40
Organic TADF Emitters for Light-emitting Electrochemical Cells and Organic Light-emitting Diodes $*Zysman-Colman E
09:00
Metallacycle Transfer as an Entry to New Light Emitting Materials $*Rivard E, He G, Shynkaruk O, Torres Delgado W, Parke S, Zomerman D, Shankar K
09:20
Luminescent Organoborane-functionalized Conjugated Oligomers and Macrocycles $*Jaekle F
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Synthesis and Characterization of Soluble-to-insoluble Diketopyrrolopyrrole-based Polymers for Use in Visible and Near-infrared Photodetectors Mia S, *Qi J, Ma D, $Wang ZY
10:40
Light Selective Nanocomposite Films of Poly (Ethylene-co-vinyl Acetate) Incorporated with Silica Encapsulated Quantum Dots Synthesized with Supercritical CO2 *Mumin MA, Xu WZ, $Charpentier PA
11:00
Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Low Band Gap Polymers Saha S, Ghosh K, Mia S, $*Wang Z
11:20
 
End of Session
MT8
103
Advanced Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - S Trudel, J Veinot
Chair(s) - Jonathan Veinot
08:00
Temperature-induced Energy Transfer in Dye-conjugated Upconverting Nanoparticles for Nanothermometry Applications *Hemmer E, Quintanilla M, Legaré F, Vetrone F
08:20
Application of NaDyF4/NaGdF4 Core/Shell Nanoparticles as MRI Contrast Agents in Neuronal Protein Targeting Dash A, $*van Veggel FCJM
08:40
Multidentate Block Copolymers (MDBCs) Strategy to Stabilize Ultrasmall Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (USNPs) for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Li P, *Biswas D, $Oh J
09:00
Functional Nanomaterials using Crystallization-driven Block Copolymer Self-assembly in Two-dimensions Boott CE, Hudson ZM, Qiu H, Gao Y, Robinson ME, Gould OE, $Manners I
09:20
Enrichment of Metallic and Semiconducting Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs) by Column Chromatography Ouyang J, $Cheng F, Daroszewska M, Simard B, Humes J, Kroeger J, *Malenfant P
09:40
Cell Uptake of Boron-nitride Nanotubes Loaded with Curcumin Niskanen J, Wang Y, Zhang I, Golberg D, Maysinger D, $Winnik F
10:20
 
Coffee Break
10:40
Three-dimensional ZnO/MnO2 Nanostructured Pseudocapactive Material Pu L, *Dasgupta A, $Maheshwari V
11:00
Diatom Photonics - Where do the Photons Go? Andrews M, $Hajiaboli A, Hiltz J
11:20
 
End of Session
Sunday PM
MT1
104
Frontiers of Cellulosic Materials
Organizer(s) - W Hamad, M MacLachlan
Chair(s) - Mark MacLachlan, Magda Titirici
14:00
Cellulose Nanocrystals as Catalysts Supports and Chiral Inducers $*Moores A, Kaushik M, Cirtiu CM, Benoit C
14:40
Click Chemistry-based Copper Detection on Modified Filter Paper Zhang L, Kwok H, Liu FSF, $*Yu HZ
15:00
Structuring of Cellulose Nanocrystal Composite Films on Shape Memory Polymers Gill U, Sutherland T, $*Moran-Mirabal J
15:20
Nanocelluloses in the Construction of Multiphase Systems $*Rojas O
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
CelluForce: Progress toward Commercialisation $*Berry RM
17:00
"Plug and Play" Chemistry on Nanocrystalline Cellulose Morse T, *Andrews M
17:20
Nanofilllar Hydrogels as Extracellular Matrices Chau M, Kopera B, Thérien-Aubin H, $*Kumacheva E
17:40
 
End of Session
MT4
211
Molecular Materials for Photovoltaic and Optoelectronic Applications
Organizer(s) - J Gilroy, B Koivisto
Chair(s) - Robin Hicks
14:00
Interfacial Dynamics in the Dye-sensitized Solar Cell $Berlinguette CP
14:40
Multichromic Supramolecular Dye Architectures for Efficient DSSC Devices Yousaf M, *Koivisto BD
15:00
Computational Studies of Materials for Solar Energy Conversion Match C, Perkins J, $*Schreckenbach G
15:20
New Hole-transporters and Dyes for Dye-sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells Robertson N
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Functionalized Isoindigo Small Molecules for Use as Electron Acceptors in Solar Cell Devices McAfee SM, Topple JM, Hill IG, $*Welch GC
16:40
Silicon Phthalocyanines as Acceptor and Ternary Additive in Bulk Heterojunction Organic Photovoltaic Devices Lessard BH, Grant TM, $*Bender TP
17:00
New Electron Acceptors Polymers Based on Anthanthrone and Anthanthrene Moieties for Organic Electronics and Solar Cells Applications Lafleur-Lambert A, $*Morin J-F
17:20
Transient Excited State Delocalization and New Directions in Organic Photovoltaics $*Kaake LG
17:40
 
End of Session
MT6
103
Emerging Materials Investigators
Organizer(s) - T Baumgartner
Chair(s) - Thomas Baumgartner, Jean-François Morin
14:00
Tellurium and Selenium-containing Polymers and Molecules $*Seferos DS
14:20
Flexible, Conductutive Composites of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes and Elastomer Chadwick RC, Fong D, Richardson M, $*Adronov A
14:40
Biomolecules and Quantum Dot Nanoparticles: Form and Function in Bioanalysis $*Algar WR
15:00
A Molecular Shuttle that Operates Inside a Metal-organic Framework Zhu K, O'Keefe CA, Vukotic VN, Schurko RW, *Loeb SJ
15:20
Improved Photovoltaic Materials through Rational Design of Dipyrromethene Derivatives Bessette A, Cibian M, Bélanger F, Désilets D, $*Hanan GS
15:40
Perovskite Solar Cells: From Device Fabrication to Device Degradation $*Kelly TL
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
A Toolbox of Clickable Gold Nanoparticles for Bioconjugation, Imaging, and Drug Delivery Gobbo P, Luo W, Cho SJ, Novoa S, Mossman Z, Niaux A, Wang X, Milne M, Suchy M, Nazemi A, McVicar N, Biesinger MC, Bartha R, Gillies ER, Hudson RHE, $*Workentin MS
16:40
Stimuli Responsive Polymer-based Sensors, Muscles, and Drug Delivery Platforms $*Serpe MJ
Award for Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry Lecture
17:00
Towards Supramolecular Design of Organic Semiconductors $*Perepichka DF
17:40
 
End of Session
MT9
209
Nanoporous Materials
Organizer(s) - G Shimizu, T Woo
Chair(s) - Tom Woo
14:00
Application of the Crystalline Sponge Method $*Fujita M
14:40
MOFs as a Platform for Organizing Mechanically Interlocked Molecules $*Loeb SJ
15:20
Generation of Cavity Space in Soft Materials Using the Strategy of Non-self-complementary Molecules Soldatov DV
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Computational High Throughput Screening of Metal Organic Framworks for Carbon Capture from Post-combustion Flue Gas Boyd PG, Daff TD, Fernandez M, *Woo TK
16:40
Characterization of Metal-organic Frameworks: What Can We Learn From Solid-state NMR? $*Huang Y
17:20
The Application of PVDF Nanocomposite Membranes in Saline Water Desalination by Vacuum Membrane Distillation $Baghbanzadeh M, Rana D, *Lan C, Matsuura T
17:40
 
End of Session
Monday AM
MT1
104
Frontiers of Cellulosic Materials
Organizer(s) - W Hamad, M MacLachlan
Chair(s) - Wadood Hamad, Zhibin Ye
08:00
Probing the Surface of Nanocrystalline Cellulose Mack TG, Singh R, Morse T, $*Andrews MP
08:20
Effect of Surface Functionalization on Cellulose Nanocrystal-surfactant Interactions Kedzior S, $*Cranston ED
08:40
Iridescent 3-D "coffee-stain" Effect from Cellulose Nanocrystals Mu X, Gray DG
09:00
Probing ParticleParticle Interactions in Swollen Cellulose Nanocrystal Thin Films by Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy *Reid MS, Kedzior S, Villalobos M, $Cranston ED
09:20
Orientation and Self-organization of Organophilic Cellulose Nanocrystals : Towards the Control of Helicoidal Structuration $Frka-Petesic B, Jean B, Heux L
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Cellulose-nanocrystals and Polyethylene (CNC-PE) Nanocomposites Mannan TM, $*Soares JBP
10:40
Cross-linked Cellulose Nanocrystal Aerogels: Absorbents, Templates and 3D Supercapacitor Substrates Cranston ED, Yang X, Shi K, Zhitomirsky I
11:20
Chiral Nematic Mesoporous Cellulose for Host-guest Chemistry $*MacLachlan MJ, Giese M, Schlesinger M, Blusch L, Hamad WY
11:40
Sustainable Carbon Materials and Chemicals from Biomass Hydrothermal Processes $*Titirici M, Pileidis F, Marinovic A
12:20
 
End of Session
MT4
211
Molecular Materials for Photovoltaic and Optoelectronic Applications
Organizer(s) - J Gilroy, B Koivisto
Chair(s) - Joe Gilroy
08:00
Active Targeting Of Cancer Cells via the TrkC Receptor $*Burgess K, Kamkaew A, Lee HB, Chung LP, Kiew LV, Kue CS
08:40
Thiophene Dioxide Materials as Electron Relays in Homogeneous Photocatalytic Water Reduction $*Noonan KJT
09:00
The Effect of Structural Modification on the Optical and Electronic Properties of Boron Difluoride Formazanate Dyes Barbon SM, Price JT, $*Gilroy JB
09:20
Phosphaviologens: Powerful Electron-acceptors with Tunable Optical and Electronic Properties Stolar M, Reus C, $*Baumgartner T
09:40
Freeing pi-Electrons of C=C Bonds Enables Electronic Structure Modulation in Diazaphosphepines Ren Y, *Loo Y-L
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Influencing Intermolecular Interactions through Modification to the p-Conjugated Framework $*Brusso JL
10:40
Molecular and Supramolecular Donor-acceptor Approaches to Columnar Organic Semiconductors $*Eichhorn SH, Kayal H, Demenev A, Shuai C, Grozema FC, Siebbeles LDA, Shimizu Y, Perepichka DF
11:00
Mono- and Multi-metallic Systems Containing Zn(AMOX)2 Synthons : Towards Functional Optoelectronic Materials Cibian M, *Hanan GS
11:20
Expanding the Optoelectronic Toolkit: Design and Discovery of New Organic Chromophores Derived from and Inspired by Indigo $*Hicks RG, Nicholls-Allison EC, Nawn GN
11:40
Creating New BN-arenes via Elimination Reactions of BN-heterocycles $*Wang S, Yang D-T, Mellerup SK, McDonald S
12:20
 
End of Session
MT8
103
Advanced Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - S Trudel, J Veinot
Chair(s) - Zhenyu Yang
08:00
Platinum Thin-film PEMFC Catalyst Layers Martens I, Baxter L, Pinaud B, Leeuwner J, Gyenge EL, Wilkinson DP, *Bizzotto D
08:20
Directing the Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles with Two-dimensional Molecular Networks Mezour MA, Perepichka I, Zhu J, Perepichka D, Lennox B
08:40
Study on Capacity and Kinetics of Reversible CO2 Capture-release by Films Consisting of Thermal Responsive Micro-gel Particles Yue M, *Hoshino Y, $Miura Y
09:00
Synthesis of 2D Polymers from Butadiyne Containing Polymer at the Air-water Interface Caron S, $Morin J-F
09:20
Kaolinite Based Polymer Clay Nanocomposites Fafard J, Detellier C
09:40
Microfluidic Engineering of Cellular Membranes Using Multi-functional Lipid Nanoparticles O'Brien PJ, $Yousaf MN
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Chemically-modified Polysaccharide 3D Hydrogels with Tunable Properties for Tissue Engineering Applications *Tam RY, Fisher SA, Baker AEG, $Shoichet MS
11:00
Silicon Nanocrystal Surface Chemistry - We all Thought We Had It Figured Out....but Did We? $*Veinot JGC
11:20
Near-infrared Quantum-dot-in-perovskite Light Emitting Diodes Yang Z, Gong X, Comin R, Walters G, Ning Z, Lan X, $*Sargent EH
11:40
Near-infrared Silver-based I-III-VI2 Nanocrystals $*Langevin M-A, Ritcey AM, Nì Allen C
12:00
Synthesis and Surface Functionalization of Ge Nanocrystals Javadi M, $Veinot JGC
12:20
 
End of Session
MT9
209
Nanoporous Materials
Organizer(s) - G Shimizu, T Woo
Chair(s) - George Shimizu
08:20
Preparation of Highly Luminescent Silicon Nanocrystal-containing Silica Aerogels $*Veinot JGC, Aghajamali M, Iqbal M, Hadidi L
08:40
Heterogeneity and Functionality Sequences within MOFs $*Yaghi OM
09:20
Nanoporous Oxides and Organic-inorganic Hybrid Materials for Catalysis and Biomedical Applications $*Kleitz F
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Mechanochemical Synthesis of Metal-organic Frameworks $*Friscic T
11:00
Breeding a Better MOF and other Virtual Screening Tools for Nanoporous Materials Development $*Woo TK, Collins SP, Daff TD, Boyd M, Zein Aghaji M
11:40
Spherical Nitrogen-doped Hollow Mesoporous Carbon as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for Zinc-air Batteries Hadidi L, Davari E, Iqbal M, Purkait TK, Ivey D, $*Veinot JGC
12:00
Controlling the Local State of Conducting Polymer Assemblies within Nanoporous Frameworks MacLean MWA, Kitao T, *Uemura T, Crudden CM, $Kitagawa S
12:20
 
End of Session
Monday PM
MT1
104
Frontiers of Cellulosic Materials
Organizer(s) - W Hamad, M MacLachlan
Chair(s) - Audrey Moores, Emily Cranston
14:00
Self-shaping 1D and 2D Soft Materials from Cellulose-based Liquid Crystals $*Godinho MH, Avó J, Fernandes SN
14:40
CNCs-PEHMA Nanomaterials for Applications in Thermoplastics $*Hamad WY, Shunxing S, Berry RM
15:00
Structures of Carboxylated Cellulose Fibers - Fates of S1, S2, and S3 Layers Sim G, Alam MN, Godbout L, $*van de Ven TGM
15:20
Surface Chemistry and Characterisation of Cellulose Nanocrystals Eyley S, $*Thielemans W
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Functionalization of Cellulose Nanocrystals with Hyperbranched Polyethylene Ionomers Huang L, Hamad W, Berry R, $*Ye Z
17:00
Direct Synthesis of Nanocatalysts from Bulk Metal: Cellulose Nanocrystals as Active Support to Access Efficient Aldehyde Hydrogenation Silver Catalysts Kaushik M, Li A, Hudson R, Li C-J, $*Moores A
17:20
Copper Removal using Electrosterically Stabilized Nanocrystalline Cellulose $Sheikhi A, Safari S, Yang H, *van de Ven TGM
17:40
 
End of Session
MT5
211
Pi-functional Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J-F Morin, W Skene
Chair(s) - Jean-François Morin
14:00
Alternative Electron Accepting pi-Conjugated Molecules for Organic Photovoltaics *Sauve G
14:40
Design and Synthesis of Donor-acceptor Small Molecules for Use in BHJ Solar Cells Hendsbee AD, $*Welch GC
15:00
Boron Subphthalocyanines and the Exploration of Other p-block Metal Phthalocyanines for use in Organic Electronics $*Bender TP
15:40
Board-shaped Self-organizing Columnar Organic Semiconductors $*Eichhron SH, Kaafarani BR, Taing H, Kayal H, Shuai C, Ahmida M, Raad FS
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Well-Defined 'N-Type' Organic Electronic Materials $*Seferos DS
17:00
The Structural and Electronic Properties of Pristine and Doped Polythiophene: Periodic Versus Molecular Calculations Kaloni TP, Schreckenbach G, Freund MS
17:20
Synthesis and Post-polymerization Functionalization of a Dibenzocyclooctyne-containing Conjugated Polyimine Kardelis V, Chadwick RC, $*Adronov A
17:40
 
End of Session
MT8
103
Advanced Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - S Trudel, J Veinot
Chair(s) - Regina Sinelnikov
CCUCC Chemistry Doctoral Award Lecture
14:00
Silicon Nanocrystals: The Rebel Child of the Semiconductor Quantum Dot Family Dasog M, *Veinot JGC
14:40
Biomimetic Nanoreactors via in situ Atomically-thin Gold Sheet and Platinum Nanocluster Synthesis *McTaggart MR, Malardier-Jugroot C, Jugroot M
15:00
Interfacial Staudinger-Bertozzi Ligation in the Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticle (AuNP) Bioconjugates Luo W, Gobbo P, Cho SJ, Wang X, Biesinger MC, Hudson RHE, $Workentin MS
15:20
Solution-processed Hybrid Materials for Optoelectronics and Energy Voznyy O, $*Sargent EH
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Metallic Nanocoatings on Optical Fibres as a Sensor Platform $*Barry ST, Albert J, Mandia DJ, Zhou W
17:00
Inter-layer Coupling between Silver Nanocube Monolayers Bottomley A, $Ianoul A
17:20
Controlling the Photothermal Release of Small Molecules using a Molecular Switch and SiO2-Au Core-shell Nanoparticles Asadirad A, $Branda N
17:40
 
End of Session
MT9
209
Nanoporous Materials
Organizer(s) - G Shimizu, T Woo
Chair(s) - Tomislav Friscic
14:00
Efficient Carbon Capture in a Water Stable Metal Organic Framework $*Shimizu GKH, Lin JB, Vaidhyanathan R, Deakin K, Dawson KW, Woo TK, Dureckova H
14:40
Hybrid Nanoporous Materials for Acid-gas Removal: Performace and Stability $*Sayari A
15:20
Electrochromic Response of Nickel-aluminum Layered Double Hydroxide (LDH) Films having Inverse Opal Structures Vaillancourt N, *Villemure G
15:40
From Single Molecule to Materials for Development in Nanotechnology and Energy Applications $*Duong A
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Faster than Fast: A Biomimetic Approach to Nerve Agent Hydrolysis with ZrIV-based Metal-organic Frameworks $*Katz MJ
17:00
Water Stable Phosphonate-based Metal Organic Frameworks for CO2 Capture and Proton Conduction Fard ZH, *Shimizu G
17:20
Polymerization of Silicone Microemulsions: Morphology Determination by Small Angle X-ray Scattering and Transmission Electron Microscopy Whinton M, $Brook MA, *Hughes TC
17:40
 
End of Session
Tuesday AM
MT5
211
Pi-functional Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J-F Morin, W Skene
Chair(s) - Will Skene
08:00
Electrochromic Conjugated Organophosphorus Materials Stolar M, $*Baumgartner T
08:40
A Positively Charged Bispyridinylidene Derivative as an Improved Anolyte for Organic Redox Flow Batteries Wheeler HC, $*Dyker CA
09:00
p-radicals as Building Blocks for Redox-responsive Molecular Materials *Berville M, Wytko J, Weiss J, Saint-Aman E, Royal G
09:20
Pi-functional Materials Enabled by Synthetic Advances $*Schipper DJ
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Surface-tuned Self-assembly of Molecular Wires *Weiss J, $Wytko JA, Kikkawa Y
11:00
From Dibenzanthracenes to Acenequinones: Synthesis and Self-assembly of Novel Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons $*Maly KE, Psutka KM, Paquette JA, Yardley RE, Halloran MW
11:20
 
End of Session
MT8
103
Advanced Functional Nanomaterials
Organizer(s) - S Trudel, J Veinot
Chair(s) - Jonathan Veinot
08:00
Self-assembled Metamaterials on a Viral Coat Protein Template $*Blum AS, Zahr OK
08:20
X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Bioactivity Studies of Silver Nanoparticles *Padmos JD, $Zhang P
08:40
New Insights on Metallic (Fe) and Bimetallic (FeCo) Nanoparticles for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Cramen JD, $van Veggel FCJM
09:00
Towards Light-metal Nanofoams for Hydrogen Storage: Trapping Hydrogen in Assemblies of Metal Cluster Cages $*Naumkin FY, Wales DJ
09:20
Triangular Metal Nanoprisms: Surface Chemistry and Optoelectronic Applications $*Kelly TL, Gangishetty MK, Scott RWJ, Lee KE, Liu L, Burnyeat CA
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
TMV-mediated Synthesis and Sub-30 nm Ring Assembly of Silver Nanoparticles in Solution Bayram S, *Blum A
10:40
Characterization of the Surface Layer of Biogenic Silver Nanoparticles and Implications for their Use in Enhanced Bioassays *Rajput S, Lange RM, $McDermott MT
11:00
Nanoscale Blocks: Bimorphic Silver Nanoparticles by Controlled 2D and 3D Regrowth Ritter N, $*Kitaev V
11:20
 
End of Session
MT9
209
Nanoporous Materials
Organizer(s) - G Shimizu, T Woo
Chair(s) - Michael Katz
08:20
Hydrogen-bonded Imidazolium Frameworks: Open Frameworks with Inverted Polarity of Nodes and Linkers Mottillo C, $*Friscic T
08:40
Adsorption and Removal of Hazardous Analytes from Water Using Metal-organic Frameworks Howarth AJ, Katz MJ, Wang TC, Platero-Prats AE, Chapman KW, Hupp JT, $*Farha OK
09:00
Design and Applications of Light-responsive Bi-stable Metal-organic Frameworks *Goulet-Hanssens A, $Hecht S
09:20
Ultra-microporous Materials for High Pressure Hydrogen Purifications Nandi S, De Luna P, Daff T, Liu M, Buchanan W, Hawari AI, Woo TK, $*Ramanathan V
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Crystal Engineering of Hybrid Porous Materials Zaworotko MJ
11:00
A New Polymorph of the Archetypal Framework ZIF-8 Katsenis AD, Mottillo C, Uzarevic K, Halasz I, *Friscic T
11:20
 
End of Session
MT10
102
Materials Chemistry General Session
Organizer(s) - J Brusso
Chair(s) - Paul Zelisko/Eva Hemmer
08:00
Performance Study of Sodium Polyacrylate Based Desiccant *Yang Y, $Lan C
08:20
In Vitro and In Vivo Biodistribution and Immuno Modulatory Activity of Fluoroscent Labeled Ginseng Polysaccharide *Akhter KF, $Charpentier PA, Lui E
08:40
Novel Mussel-inspired Injectable Self-healing Hydrogel with Anti-biofouling Property Li L, Yan B, Yang J, Chen L, *Zeng H
09:00
Ultrasound-controlled Shape Memory Polymer Hydrogels Li G, Xia H, $*Zhao Y
09:20
Preparation and Properties of Phosphonium Polyelectrolytes and their Supramolecular Assembly with Conjugated Polyelectrolytes Conrad CA, $*Smith RC, Yang X, Wan W
09:40
Size-control and Aperiodic Patterning of Nanomaterials with DNA Double-crossover Tiles Structures Lau KL, Rahbani J, Hamblin GD, $*Sleiman HF
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
A Chemoenzymatic Route to Chiral Siloxanes: A Step toward the Enzymatic Synthesis of Chrial Silicone Polymers Naoum R, Seguin JP, Trant J, Frampton MB, Hudlicky T, $*Zelisko PM
10:40
Investigation of a pH Sensitive PNIPAM Copolymer by DFT Calculations Cuierrier E, De Grandpré G, Dory Y, Zhao Y, $*Soldera A
11:00
Synthesis of Amine-functionalized Poly(para-xylylene) Films for Biomaterials Applications $Rahimi-Razin S, *Moran-Mirabal JM
11:20
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
MT2
103
Nanostructured Materials for Solar Energy Conversion and Storage
Organizer(s) - D Ma, F Vetrone
Chair(s) - Dongling Ma, Nianqiang Wu
14:00
Nanosized CuInS2-based Semiconducting Materials for Solar Energy Conversion Cherfouh H, Siaj M, $*Marsan B
14:40
New Polymers for Plastic Solar Cells $*Leclerc M
15:20
Control of Nanostructures and Interfaces in Excitonic Solar Cells $*Cao GZ
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Colloidal Quantum Dot Solar Cells: Perspectives and Challenges Voznyy O, $*Sargent EH
17:00
Plasmonic Photovoltaics: Prospects and Challenges MacNab F, Cetinbas M, McCague C, Qiao H, Johansson TP, Zhang X, Gou S, Wong G, Chan J, Khosraviani K, Star D, Pattantyus-Abraham A, $*Leach GW
17:20
Fabrication and Characterization of 3D Photonic TiO2/P3HT Nanocomposite for Enhancing Charge Generation in a Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cell Tulsiram N, $Chen JIL
17:40
 
End of Session
MT3
209
Solid State Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J Greedan, Y Mozharivskyj
Chair(s) - Yurji Mozharivksyj
14:00
New Transition Metal Chalcogenides as Potential Thermoelectric Materials: The Example of Pseudo-hollandites and Derivatives *Gascoin F, Berthebaud D, Lefèvre R
14:40
Crystal Chemistry and Thermoelectric Properties of Ba-M-P (M= Ni, Cu, Au) Clathrates: Phase Transformations Induced by Electron Doping Kovnir K
15:20
Thermoelectric Thallium Tellurides Kleinke H
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Rational Design of Photomechanical Azobenzene Crystals Bushuyev OS, Tomberg A, Friscic T, $*Barrett CJ
16:40
Pressure-induced Transformations of Tetrazole Probed by Vibrational Spectroscopy Shinde N, *Song Y
17:00
Silicon Phthalocyanines as Active Materials in Organic Photovoltaic Devices Lessard BH, Al-Amar M, $*Bender TP
17:20
Photo-cross-linking Enhanced Multiple Shape Memory Effects of Polymers with Cholic Acid Pendent Groups Wang K, Jia Y-G, *Zhu XX
17:40
 
End of Session
MT5
211
Pi-functional Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J-F Morin, W Skene
Chair(s) - Will Skene, Jean-François Morin
14:00
Semiconducting SWCNT Enrichment via Conjugated Polymer Extraction $*Malenfant PRL, Ding J, Li Z, Lefebvre J, Cheng F, Homenick C, Du N, Dunford J, Lopinski P, James R, Christopher CT, Simard B, Humes J, Kroeger J
14:40
A Photochemical Approach towards Graphene Nanoribbons Daigle M, Picard-Lafond A, $Morin J-F
15:00
New Applications of Dithiafulvene and Tetrathiafulvalene Analogues in Materials Chemistry *Zhao Y
15:40
Expanded, Aromatic Core 21,23-Dithiaporphyrins Bromby AD, $*Sutherland TC
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Chemistry and Properties of [n](2,11)Teropyrenophanes Unikela KS, Ghods Ghasemabadi P, $*Bodwell GJ
17:00
Discotic Dimers: Conformational Dynamics and Self-assembly $*Williams VE, Bozek KJA, Hagemann A, Hauser J
17:20
Optoelectronic and Structural Properties of a Family of Thiophene Functionalized 1,5-dithia-2,4,6,8-tetrazocines Magnan F, Afjeh S, Korobkov I, $*Brusso J
17:40
 
End of Session
MT7
210
Sustainable Organic Electronics: Materials, Processes, and Devices
Organizer(s) - SH Eichhorn, G Welch
Chair(s) - S. Holger Eichhorn
14:00
From Molecules to Materials Nuckolls C
14:40
The Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Bichromic and Bipodal Dyes for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Abdi OK, $Koivisto BD
15:00
Self-assembling Pyrene Quinones Keller SN, $*Sutherland TC
15:20
Synthetic Advances for Conjugated Organic Materials Synthesis Using C-H Bond Functionalization Reactions $*Schipper DJ
15:40
Relating Solid-state Order to Singlet Fission Dynamics in Nanoparticles of Acene Derivatives Tilley AJ, Pensack RD, Parkin SD, Lee TS, Payne MM, Gao D, Jahnke AA, Oblinsky DG, Li P, Anthony JE, Seferos DS, Scholes GD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Click-Phospholes as Sustainable Building Blocks for Organic Electronics He X-M, $*Baumgartner T
16:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Dibenzanthracenedicarboximides and their Discotic Dimers Psutka KM, $*Maly KE
17:00
Vat Dyes as Carbon-rich Building Blocks for Organic Electronics $*Morin J-F, Giguère J-B, Lafleur-Lambert A
17:20
Fiber-like Micelles from the Crystallization-driven Self-assembly of Pi-conjugated Block Copolymers $Kynaston EL, Gould OEC, Gwyther J, Nazemi A, Qian J, Whittell GR, *Manners I
17:40
 
End of Session
MT11
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - J Brusso
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Fabrication and Characterization of Low Cost Silica Spargers $*Goortani B, Izadi R, Khoshandam E, Karamat M
17:40
Pervaporation Separation of n-Butanol from Binary Aqueous Solutions Using Silicon Composite Membranes $Azimi H, Ubhi A, Abdehagh N, *Thibault J, Tezel FH, Rana D, Matsuura T
17:40
Hydrophobicity Enhancement of Phosphorylated Kraft Pulp Fibres by Grafting of Alkyl Chains Belosinschi D, *Brouilette F
17:40
Injectable Poly(oligoethylene glycol methacrylate) - Cellulose Nanocrystal Composite Hydrogels with Tunable Material Properties $*De France KJ, Cranston ED, Hoare TR
17:40
Adhesive Forces in Cellulose Nanocrystal Systems in Ionic and Surfactant Environments Measured by Colloid-probe AFM Marway HS, $Cranston ED
17:40
Pi-conjugated Polymers Containing Carbonyl Functions as Positive Electrode Material for Lithium Ion Battery *Zindy N, Robitaille A, Perea A, Bélanger D, $Leclerc M
17:40
Redox-active Porous Zinc Coordinate Polymer Based on Carboxylated Tetrathiafulvalene Vinylogue (TTFV) $Wang Y, *Zhao Y
17:40
Surfactant and Polymer-enhanced CNC Pickering Emulsions, Gels, and Oil Powders Hu Z, Pelton R, $*Cranston E
17:40
Benzoisoindigo as a Building Block for Organic Semiconductors Ganguly A, $Kelly T
17:40
The Synthesis of New Magnetocaloric Materials through Targeted Structural Changes in (Ho/Er)5Ga3-x(Co/Fe) Yuan F, *Mozharivskyj Y
17:40
Heat and Mass Transfer Analysis of Supported Membrane Used for Personal Cooling Device *Yang Y, Rana D, $Matsuura T, Lan C
17:40
Designing New Amorphous Molecular Materials by Blending Molecular Glasses and Barbital: A Proof-of-concept Laventure A, Lauzon D, Lebel O, Pellerin C
17:40
New Photoactive Materials: Complexes of Azobenzene Derivatives and Molecular Glasses Laventure A, Bourotte J, Vapaavuori J, Sabat RG, Lebel O, Bazuin CG, Pellerin C
17:40
Probing the Effect of Radiation Damage on the Structure of Rare-earth Phosphates: A Glancing Angle XANES and Micro-XRD Study Rafiuddin MR, $*Grosvenor AP
17:40
Effects of Adding Alcohols on ZSM-12 (MTW) Syntheses Jegatheeswaran S, Cheng C-M, $*Cheng C-H
17:40
Study on the Structure and Vacuum Membrane Distillation Performance of PVDF Composite Nano-porous Membranes: Influence of Blending and Molecular Weight Chen Z, *Rana D, Matsuura T, Yang Y, Meng D, $Lan CQ
17:40
Synthesis of Nanoparticles, Thin Films, and Fibres by the Pyrolysis of Asphaltenes Xu K, *Ayranci C, $McDermott MT
17:40
Effects of Superhydrophobic SiO2 Nano-particles on the Performance of PVDF Flat Sheet Membranes for Vacuum Membrane Distillation $Efome J, Baghbanzadeh M, Rana D, Matsuura T, Lan C
17:40
Preparation of Tetraarylphosphonium Salts and Polyelectrolytes Hedrick SA, $*Smith RC, Dunn FE
17:40
Atomistic Simulation of the Smectic A Mesophase Wespiser C, Legault CY, $*Soldera A
17:40
Preparation and Characterization of Solid-supported Phosphonium Salts Keen CE, $*Smith RC, Lee ML, Smith NI
17:40
Controlled Synthesis of Acyclic and Cyclic Fluorene-TTFV Co-oligomers by Oxidative Coupling $Khademabolfazli MR, *Zhao Y, Wang Y
17:40
In Situ High Pressure Study of MOF CaSDB and its Performance for CO2 Storage Hu Y, *Huang Y, $Song Y
17:40
Polynorbornene : A New Polymer for Fuel Cells Membrane? Godey FG, $*Soldera AS, Claverie JC
17:40
Cellulose Nanocrystals as Latex Polymer Property Modifiers Dastjerdi Z, Kedzior S, Cranston ED, Dube MA
17:40
Porphyrinic Metal-organic Rotaxane Frameworks: Towards a Rational Design of Dynamic Solid-state Materials Martinez-Bulit P, Zhu K, $*Loeb SJ
17:40
Droplet-based Microfluidic Platform for Water Manipulation Agrawal PA, Ferrell ELF, *Oleschuk RD
17:40
Fluorescence Methods to Probe CNC Distribution in Polymer Composites Leng TY, Jakubek Z, Du RB, Macdermott M, $*Johnston L
17:40
Thiol and Selenol Mimic Chemistry for Attaching Oligothiophenes to a Gold Substrate $*MacKinnon CD, Kelly KT
17:40
Computational Screening of Dye Molecules for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells: Method Design and Testable Parameters *Perkins J, $Schreckenbach G
17:40
Exploring Novel Polymers and Foams as Potential Auxetic Materials *Underhill RS, Lebel O, Soldera A
17:40
Controlled Dispersion and Release of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes by Dithiafulvene-grafted Phenylene Ethynylene-based Polymers Younes E, Mulla K, Shaik H, Wang Y, *Zhao Y
17:40
Comparing Sol-gel Entrapped Structure-switching DNA and RNA Aptamers Hui CY, Lau PS, Li Y, $*Brennan JD
17:40
Benzimidazolium Salts as an Uncovering Paradigm for Strong Antibacterial and Non-toxic Materials Elie CR, $*Schmitzer AR
17:40
Hydrothermally Modified Thunder Bay Fly Ash for Removal of Multicomponent Elements from Mine Effluents $Appiah-Hagan E, Chen Y-W, Mercier L, *Belzile N
17:40
Cellulose Nanocrystals (CNCs) as Versatile Supports in Nanoparticle Catalysis Kaushik M, Li A, Cirtiu CM, Benoit C, Friedman H, $*Moores A
17:40
Synthesis of Vegetable Oil-based Resins Amos RC, $*Gauthier M
17:40
Investigating Selective CO2 Adsorption in the CaSDB and CdSDB MOFs using Solid-state NMR Chen SS, Lucier BEG, Wang WD, $*Huang Y
17:40
Characterization of the Internal Structure and Dynamics of Starch Nanoparticles by Fluorescence Li L, Yi W, Mathew M, Duhamel J
17:40
Quantification of Surface Ligands on NaLnF4 Nanoparticles with TGA, NMR and ICP-AES Techniques Tong L, Cao P, Lu E, Pichaandi J, Zhao G, Nitz M, $*Winnik M
17:40
Simulation of New Polynorbornene Derivatives Proton Exchange Membranes for Application in Fuel Cells Fleury A, Tavares AC, Claverie JP, $*Soldera A
17:40
Investigating Phase Changes and Guest Adsorption in MIL-53 Using Multinuclear SolidState NMR Spectroscopy Zhang Y, Lucier BEG, $*Huang Y
17:40
Narrow Band Gap Materials for Solution Processed Organic Solar Cells Areephong J, $Welch GC
17:40
Rotational Dynamics in MOF To C, Vukotic VN, $*Loeb SJ
17:40
Growth of Nanoporous TiO2 and Modification with Ag3PO4 and Graphene Nanocomposites for Enhanced Photocatalytical Activity Hossain Md, $*Chen A
17:40
Novel Clay Nanocomposites: Preparation and Characterization using Various Biopolymers and Fillers Mansa R, Huang CT, Dzene L, Quintela A, Rocha F, *Detellier C
17:40
Preparation of Ge Nanoparticles from the Controlled Thermal Reduction of Silica-embedded GeO2 Nanoparticles Javadi M, Hadidi L, Islam MA, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
Benzimidazolium Bicarbonates as Air Stable Precursors of N-heterocyclic Carbenes (NHCs): Novel Synthetic Routes and Applications to Gold Surface Narouz MR, *Crudden C
17:40
Thermal, Photonic and Magnetic Studies of Pyrene-DTDA, Phenanthrene-DTDA and Anthracene-DTDA *Beldjoudi YB, $Rawson JMR
17:40
Synthesis of Graphene Oxide Foam, its Functionalization and its Application in Water Purification N'Diaye J, Hmam O, Izquierdo R, $*Siaj M
17:40
Tuning the Kaolinite Interlayer Functional Environment by Grafting Pyridinium Ionic Liquids Kenne Dedzo G, Nguelo B, Ngameni E, Detellier C
17:40
Breaking the Symmetry Enhances Optoelectronic Properties of Triazine Derivatives Taing H, $Eichhorn SH
17:40
Chemical Modification of an sp2 Hybridized Carbon Surface via an Inverse Electron Demand Diels-Alder Reaction Zhu J, Schirrmacher R, $Lennox RB
17:40
Lanthanide-based Coordination Polymers and Their Use in the Rational Design of Porous Metal-organic Frameworks Fillion TAP, Soldatov DV, Preuss KE
17:40
Metal Organic Framework Structures Based on Planar Tridentate Ligands Liu C, Abboud KA
17:40
Synthesis and Surface Modification of Novel Low-aspect Ratio Iron Oxide Nanorods Cross SN, Korpany KV, $Blum AS
17:40
The Benefit(?) of Highly Branched Silicones in Gels Morgan J, $Brook MA
17:40
Effect of Metal Ions on the Mechanical Properties of Blue Mussels Byssus Chokouadeu D, Tremblay R, Pellerin C, *Marcotte I
17:40
Study of CVD Graphene Growth and Doping in Different Environments Containing C, N and O Hmam O, Popescu F, Siaj M
17:40
Surface Modification of Electrodes with Electroactive Polymers $Tremblay M-H, Bélanger D, *Skene W
17:40
Effect of Graphene Oxide Sheet Size on the Sensitivity of Label-free Electrochemical Biosensors Eissa S, N'diaye J, Tavares AC, *Siaj M
17:40
Radical Initiated Surface Functionalization and Sensing Applications of Silicon Nanocrystals Gonzalez CM, Yang Z, Purkait TK, Iqbal M, Nesdoly S, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
One-pot POEGMA-grafted Cellulose Nanocrystals for Tuneable Thermoresponsive Biocompatible Hydrogels Pires-Oliveira R, Tang J, Cranston ED, Loh W, $*Tam KC
17:40
Study of Structural Behavior of Molecular Glasses by Rotamers Population Analysis St-Onge V, De Grandpré G, $Soldera A, Laventure A, Pellerin C, Lebel O
17:40
Magic Angle Spinning (MAS) NMR Studies of Lithium Ion Battery Cathodes Tessaro M, $*Goward GR, Smiley DL
17:40
Improved Thermal Stability of Organic Ligand Protected Gold Nanoparticles by Cross-linking of Ligands Yu JK, $*Eichhorn SH
17:40
Effect of Thermal Treatment on the Conductivity of Single-walled Carbon Nanotube-polymer Composite Films Saem S, Rice N, Adronov A, $*Moran-Mirabal J
17:40
Silicon-carbon Hybrid Nanomaterials: Rational Design of New "Super-materials" Sinelnikov R, Coumont L, Dasog M, Mobarok MH, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
NaLnF4 Nanoparticles as Highly Sensitive Reagents for Mass Cytometry Pichaandi J, Lu E, Tong L, $*Winnik MA
17:40
Carbon Dioxide Sensitivity of Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks Mottillo C, $*Friscic T
17:40
Controlling Arylene Polydimethylsiloxane Network Structures Schneider AF, $Brook MA
17:40
Crystalloid Structure of Cellulose and Its Implications Conley KM, Godbout L, Whitehead MA, $*van de Ven TGM
17:40
Materials Design for Solid State Sensor Applications Cheng J, Chatterjee A, Mehrani S, Whelan LD, Woodford CJ, Gale DJ, McDougall GG, $*Merschrod S EF
17:40
Selective Relithiation Kinetics of Mn3+ and Fe3+ in LixMnyFe1-yPO4 $Trinh ND, Savignac L, Kuss C, Liang G, *Schougaard SB
17:40
Investigating the Interactions of CO2 with Photocatalytic Nanomaterial Surfaces *Reyes LM, Hoch LB, Wood TE, $Ozin GA
17:40
Microwave Assisted Conversion of Carbohydrates into 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural over Acid Nanoporous Materials Fakhri N, *Sayari A
17:40
The Investigation of Novel Functionalized Sepiolite Composite Materials using Various Techniques such as Silane Condensation, Schiff-base Reaction and Click Chemistry Pitre R, Detellier C, Richeson D
17:40
One-step In-situ SiC@Graphene Nanoparticles Growth by Chemical Vapour Deposition Popescu F, Guermoune A, N'Diaye J, Zidi M, Tavares A, Izquierdo R, Szkopek T, $*Mohamed S
17:40
Oxidation of Oleochemicals by Supported Catalyst or Oxidant Wafer C, Thibeault D, *Morin J-F
17:40
Covalent-bonding Based Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT)-gold Nanorods (AuNR) Nanocomposites Ni S, Zhu J, $*Lennox RB
17:40
Preparation and Characterization of Sterically Stabilized Nanocrystalline Cellulose Obtained by Periodate Oxidation of Cellulose Fibers Yang H, Chen DZ, $*van deVen TGM.
17:40
Using Bowl-shaped Additives to Enhance the Performance of Thin-layer Devices Heskia A, Dang MT, $*Wuest JD
17:40
Design and Synthesis of Phosphonate-based Ligands for Stabilization of SPIONs *Lam T, Pouliot P, Avti PK, Lesage F, Rheaume E, $Kakkar AK
17:40
Control of Structure Related Properties of Anisotropic Cellulose Nanocrystal Foams via Unidirectional Freeze-casting Kopera B, Chau M, Thérien-Aubin H, $*Kumacheva E
17:40
Carbon Nanotube/Conjugated Polymer Based Inks for Transparent Conductive Films $*Deore B, Kell A, Ding J, Cheng F, Malenfant P
17:40
Nd3+-doped Nanoparticles for use in a Nanoparticle Dispersion Laser Bonvicini SN, $*van Veggel FCJM
17:40
Yeast Cells for Structured Devices Salgado S, $*Maheshwari V
17:40
Towards Novel BODIPY Cyclophanes for Advanced Materials Applications Hussein BA, $Koivisto BD
17:40
Photonic Crystal Fibres: Guiding Material Synthesis and their Applications in Analytical Chemistry Bachus KJ, Langille KJ, Fu Y, Gibson GTT, *Oleschuk RD
17:40
Quantized Assembly of DNA Prisms through Sequence-defined Hydrophobic Polymers Chidchob P, Serpell CJ, Edwardson TG, Carneiro KM, $*Sleiman HF
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Non-planar Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Howe AJB, $*Maly KE
17:40
Exploring the Effect of Temperature on a Mechanochemical Reaction by Variable-temperature in situ Powder X-ray Diffraction Monitoring *Uzarevic K, Halasz I, $Friscic T, Motillo C, Puskaric A, Strukil V, Julien P
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Ternary Polyampholytes for Crosslinked Coacervate Microgels *Abdilla AC, Shi S, Burke NAD, $Stöver HDH
17:40
Palladium-catalyzed and Metal-free Multicomponent Approaches to Conjugated Polymers Kayser LV, $*Arndtsen BA
17:40
An Elegant Method for Generating Nanocomposite Optical Tapers using Waveguiding in Photosensitized Sol-gel Films *Gonzalez TJ, $Andrews MP
17:40
Study of LiMnyFe1-yPO4 as a Cathode Material in Lithium-ion Battery Savignac L, Trinh ND, Liang G, *Schougaard SB
17:40
Surface Behavior of Boronic Acid-terminated Silicone Surfactants Mansuri E, Zepeda-Velazquez L, Schmidt R, Brook MA, *DeWolf CE
17:40
Surface Modification of Ordered Mesoporous Carbon for Rare-earth Extraction Applications Perreault LL, Florek J, Kleitz F, Larivière D
17:40
Pyrimido[4,5-g]quinazoline-4,9-dione Based p-Conjugated Small Molecules and Polymers for Organic Thin-film Transistors Quinn J, Jin E, $*Li Y
17:40
The Materials Mating Game: Evolutionary Optimization of Functional Groups in Metal-organic Frameworks for CO2 capture Collins SP, Daff TD, $Woo TK
17:40
Functionalized N-heterocyclic Carbenes (NHCs) Supported MOFs for Gas Adsorption $*Ezugwu CI, Kabir N, Mehta A, Asraf MA, Verpoort F
17:40
What are the Key Structural and Chemical Features of High Performing Metal Organic Frameworks for Natural Gas Purification? A Computational High Throughput Screening Study Zein Aghaji M, Fernandez M, Daff T, Boyd P, *Woo. TK
17:40
Big Things Come in Small Packages: Probing Unexpected Properties of New Ultra-microporous Metal Organic Frameworks with Simulations De Luna P, Nandi S, Daff T, Vaidhyanathan R, $*Woo TK
17:40
Incorporating a New [2]Rotaxane With Biimidazole Core into Metal-organic Frameworks Farahani N, Zhu K, $Loeb S
Wednesday AM
MT2
103
Nanostructured Materials for Solar Energy Conversion and Storage
Organizer(s) - D Ma, F Vetrone
Chair(s) - Firoenzo Vetrone, Lionel Vayssieres
08:20
High Pressure Study of 1D Nanostructured Titanium Dioxide by Raman Spectroscopy and Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Xiao F, *Song Y
08:40
Aqueous Chemical Growth of Visible Light-active Oxide Semiconductors $*Vayssieres L
09:20
Band Structure, Charge Transfer and Photocatalytic Activity of Metal Oxide Semiconductors $*Wu N
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
High Efficiency Solar-to-hydrogen Conversion on Metal-nitride Nanowire Arrays $*Mi Z, AlOtaibi B, Fan S, Wang Y
11:00
Photothermal effect and Generation of Hot Plasmonic Electrons in Metal Nanostructures Govorov A
11:40
Plasmon-enhanced Nanostructured Hybrid Materials with Significantly Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity Xu ZH, Chaker M, *Ma DL
12:00
Photocatalytic Application of Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) and Au/CZTS Core/Shell Nanostructures *Lee LYS, $Ha E, Tsang SCE, Wong KY
12:20
 
End of Session
MT3
209
Solid State Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J Greedan, Y Mozharivskyj
Chair(s) - Kirill Kovnir, Holger Kleinke
08:00
Allotwinning - An Overlooked Problem or an Open Opportunity $*Lidin S
08:40
Valence Fluctuations and Itinerant Ferromagnetism in EuCo2As2 and CaCo2As2 under Pressure and Electron Doping Tan X, Haskel D, Fabbris G, Yaroslavtsev AA, Cao HB, $*Shatruk M
09:20
Search and Design of Transition-metal Germanides Oliynyk AO, Djama-Kayad K, Stoyko SS, $*Mar A
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Hollandites as Functional Metal Oxides: Magnetic, Electronic, and Photovoltaic Properties Larson AM, Moetakef P, Hodges B, $*Rodriguez EE
11:00
Enhanced Thermoelectric Performance of Higher Manganese Silicides by Molybdenum, Tungsten, and Aluminium Substitutions Truong DYN, Gascoin F, Kleinke H
11:20
Preparation, Structure Determination, and Characterization of RE-Sb/Bi-O Phases for Thermoelectric Applications (RE is a Rare Earth Metal) Forbes S, $Mozharivskyj Y
12:00
An Investigation of the Thermal Stability of NdxScyZr1-x-yO2-d Inert Matrix Fuel Materials Hayes JR, Saoudi M, $*Grosvenor AP
12:20
 
End of Session
MT7
210
Sustainable Organic Electronics: Materials, Processes, and Devices
Organizer(s) - SH Eichhorn, G Welch
Chair(s) - Greg Welch
09:00
Poly(sulfobetaine methacrylate)s as Electrode Modifiers for Inverted Organic Electronics $*Briseno AL
09:40
Conductive Elastomers Loaded with Carbon Nanotubes $*Adronov A, Chadwick RC, Fong D
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Structural Design, Synthesis and Processing of Polymer Semiconductors for N-channel Thin Film Transistors $*Li Y, Yan Z, Sun B, He Y, Guo C
10:40
Replacing Thiophene with Furan in Organic Semiconductors $*Perepichka DF
11:00
Towards Very High Efficiency Quantum Dot Light Emitting Devices Aziz H, Zamani Siboni H
11:20
Novel N-type Materials for Organic Thermoelectrics *Kuropatwa BA, Brochon C, Cloutet E, Dilhaire S, $Hadziioannou G
11:40
Fabrication Patterned Metal Films on Elastomeric Substrate Using Selective Electroless Metal Deposition Chen Y, *Wu Y, $Carmichael TB
12:00
Self-assembled Boron Subphthalocyanines via Axial Functionalization Ren Y, Hiszpanski AM, *Loo Y-L
12:20
 
End of Session
MT10
102
Materials Chemistry General Session
Organizer(s) - J Brusso
Chair(s) - Anabel Lanterna/ Stefania Impellizzeri
08:00
Surface Characterization of Silicon Micro-rod Arrays for Solar Fuel Generation *McEleney K, Bruce JP, $Freund MS
08:20
Investigating the Catalytic Behaviour of Samarium Oxide Nanoparticles Using Single Particle Fluorescence Microscopy Hodgson GK, Impellizzeri S, $Scaiano JC
08:40
The Formation of Gold Thiophene Nanoreactor By Mediating Metal-polymer Interaction Shah V, Jugroot C, Jugroot M
09:00
Gold Nanoparticles at the Liquid Crystal/Aqueous Interface: Composition and pH-induced Effects on Alignment $*Meli M-V, Taweel AM, Zhang Y, MacNeil G
09:20
Immobilization of Small Molecules onto the Surface of Silver Nanoclusters Somasundaram V, Workentin MS, Corrigan JF
09:40
Towards Controlled Self-assembly of Planar Coordination Complexes for uses as Functional Nanomaterials $Robinson M, Lunn D, *Manners I
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Use of Pyrene Excimer Fluorescence to Probe Polymer Chain Diffusion between Latex Particles during Film Formation Casier R, $*Duhamel J, Gauthier M
10:40
Synthesis of (3E,7E)-3,7-bis(2-oxoindolin-3-ylidene)-5,7-dihydropyrrolo[2,3-f]indole-2,6(1H,3H)-dione Based Polymers and their Application in Organic Thin Film Transistors He Y, Guo C, Quinn J, Sun B, $Li Y
11:00
Polymers Containing Nickel(II) Complexes of Goedken's Macrocycle Paquette JA, Sauvé ER, $Gilroy JB
11:20
Polyfullerene Electrodes for High Power Supercapacitors Schon TB, *DiCarmine PM, $Seferos DS
11:40
Bench Top Fabrication of Stretchable Micro/nanostructured Gold Electrodes for Sensors and Electronics Zhu Y, $*Moran-Mirabal JM
12:00
Amine-copper (II) Formates for the Generation of High Conductivity Copper Films at Low Temperatures: Towards Printing Copper on PET *Paquet C, Lacelle T, Deore B, Kell AJ, Liu XY, Korobkov I, Lafreniere S, $Malenfant PRL
12:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
MT2
103
Nanostructured Materials for Solar Energy Conversion and Storage
Organizer(s) - D Ma, F Vetrone
Chair(s) - Zetian Mi, Zhenhe Xu
14:00
Enabling Unassisted Solar Water Splitting by Rust and Dirt $*Wang D
14:40
Enhancement of the Photoelectrochemical Efficiency of Cu2O Photocathodes Covered by a NiFe Layered Double Hydroxide Co-catalyst Qi H, Wolfe J, Fichou D, $*Chen Z
15:00
Towards Safer Li-ion Battery Cathodes and Electrolytes *El Khakani S, Forgie J, Rochefort D, MacNeil D
15:20
 
End of Session
MT3
209
Solid State Materials: From Design to Applications
Organizer(s) - J Greedan, Y Mozharivskyj
Chair(s) - John Greedan
14:00
Understanding the Stability of Materials for Nuclear Waste Sequestration Applications Aluri ER, Rafiuddin MR, $*Grosvenor AP
14:40
A Study of the Electronic Structure and Structural Stability of Gd2Ti2O7 Based Glass-ceramic Composites Aluri ER, $Grosvenor AP
15:00
Discovery of a New Polymorph of NiNb2O6 Using the Optical Floating Zone Furnace Munsie TJL, *Greedan JE, Millington A, Dabkowska H, $Luke GM, Britten J, Thompson CM, Flaceau R
15:20
 
Coffee Break
15:40
Study of New Beryllium Substituted Langasites A3Ga3Ge2BeO14 ( A=Pr, Nd, Sm) Sharma AZ, Silverstein HJ, Wiebe CR
16:20
Solid State Functional Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications Thangadurai V, Mulmi S
17:00
 
End of Session
MT7
210
Sustainable Organic Electronics: Materials, Processes, and Devices
Organizer(s) - SH Eichhorn, G Welch
Chair(s) - Jean Morin
14:00
Materials Synthesis and Process Development for Printed Opto-electronic Devices Facchetti A
14:40
New Polymerization Methods for Plastic Electronics $*Leclerc M
15:00
Simple, Low-cost Systems for Stretchable Electronics $*Carmichael TB, FIliatrault HL, Chen Y, Vohra A, Carmichael RS
15:20
 
Coffee Break
15:40
Selective Deposition of Active Layers on Electrodes Leliège A, Walesa-Chorab M, Mulholland M, $*Skene W
16:00
The Development and Application of Polymeric Versions of Boron Subphthalocyanines (poly-BsubPcs) $*Bender TP, Lessard BH, Sampson KL, Plint T
16:20
UV Curable Materials for Fabrication of Printable Electronics $*Ivan MG, Zhang Y, Graddage N, Tao Y
16:40
Development and Surface Modification of Highly Impermeable, Smooth, and Transparent Butyl Rubber for Stretchable Electronics Vohra A, Filiatrault HL, Suhan N, Siegers C, Ferrari L, Davidson GJ, $Carmichael TB
17:00
 
End of Session
MT10
102
Materials Chemistry General Session
Organizer(s) - J Brusso
Chair(s) - Jaclyn Brusso/Eva Hemmer
14:00
Thermal and Magnetic Studies of the Isomeric Series 4-(tolyl-phenyl)-1,2,3,5-dithiadiazolyl, (o-MeC6H4C6H4CNSSN)2, (m-MeC6H4C6H4CNSSN)2 and (p-MeC6H4C6H4CNSSN) *Beldjoudi YB, $Rawson JMR
14:20
Radical-doped Polymers: New Composite Materials Osorio-Roman IO, Nascimento MA, $*Rawson JM
14:40
Supramolecular Behavior of Aromatic Thiadiazoles $Langis-Barsetti S, Maris T, *Wuest JD
15:00
New Design of Conjugated Alkyne-based Macrocycles Desroches M, Courtemanche M-A, Rioux G, $*Morin J-F
15:20
 
Coffee Break
15:40
Measuring Shear Enhanced Adhesion of Gecko-inspired Fibrillar Arrays on the Micron-scale $*Gates BD, Li Y, Zhou J, Zhang C, Menon C
16:00
A Comprehensive Characterization of Self-assembled Mono-layers of Aromaticselenol on Au(111): Solvent Effects, Immersion Time Effects, and Structure Al-Rawashdeh N, Azzam W, Bashir A, Shekhah O
16:20
Morphology and Surface Characterization of Metal Phthalocyanine Axially Ligated to 4-Pyridinepropanol Self Assembled Monolayers at Silicon(111) Surfaces *Alavi SA, $Nabid MR
16:40
Surface Characterisation of p-type SnOx Thin Films Grown Using Molecular Beam Epitaxy *Nelson GW, Oropeza FE, Palgrave RG, Egdell RG, $Payne DJ
17:00
 
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