Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Day
Monday PM
CSC2
BC & Manitoba
CIC Chair's Event: CIC/CGCEN Business Innovation Symposium
14:00
 
Company/Organizational Presentations
16:00
 
End of Session
AN3
108
Separation and Beyond
Organizer(s) - E Dabek, S Krylov, E Lai
Chair(s) - Edward Lai, Ewa Dabek-Zlotorzynska
14:00
Glimmers of Understanding of Chromatographic Retention Lucy CA
14:40
Identification and Characterization of Water-soluble Organic Compounds in Atmospheric Aerosols by Novel Electrophoretic and Mass Spectrometric Approaches Dabek-Zlotorzynska E, Yassine M, Harir M, He Y, Schmitt-Kopplin Ph
15:00
Improved Multiple Flame Photometric Detector Operating Modes for GC $*Thurbide K, Clark A
15:20
Evaluating the Lung Solubility of Nuclear UO2 Fuel for Internal Dosimetry $*Didychuk C, Frye S, Priest ND
15:40
Characterization of Analytical Performance of Novel Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Thin-films for Extraction of Trace Concentrations of Thiophene Compounds in Water Hijazi HY, $*Bottaro CS
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Use of Semi-permeable Membrane Devices to Estimate the Average Water Concentration of Hydrocarbon Fractions in Natural Waters Rodriguez-Lafuente A, Khachatryan L, Patel S, Jeevaratnam J, Lord H, Obal T
16:40
Dielectrophoretic Separation of Silica, Titania and Polymeric Nanoparticles in Water $*Lai EPC
17:00
The Use of SPME-LC-MS with Chemometrics and Multivariate Analysis for the Characterization of Clove Oil as Antibacterial Agent on E.coli Profile Mousavi F, *Pawliszyn J
17:20
Resent Advances in Bioanalytical Applications of Thin Film Solid Phase Microextraction Boyaci E, Bessonneau V, Bojko B, Gorynski K, Maciazek-Jurczyk M, Rodríguez-Lafuente Á, $Pawliszyn J
17:40
 
End of Session
AN4
212
From Molecular Diagnostics to Therapeutics
Organizer(s) - M Berezovski, M DeRosa, H Zhang
Chair(s) - Maxim Berezovski
14:00
The Foundation of Molecular Medicine: A Chemical Biology Approach Tan W
14:40
Identifying Aptamers with Defined Cross-reactivity using HT-SELEX Levay A, Hoinka J, Przytycka T, Gilboa E, $*Berezhnoy A
15:00
A Binding-induced DNA Nanomachine Powered by a DNAzyme Chen J, Deng B, Zuehlke A, Le XC, $*Zhang H
15:20
Sorting Cells Using Aptamers with Switchable Binding Ghobadloo S, $*Berezovski M
15:40
Surface Raman Analysis: From Borrowing to Shell-isolated Nanoparticle-enhancing $Li CY, Dong JC, Huang SR, *Li JF
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Upconversion Nanoparticles as Active Elements in Optical Sensing for Development of Protein and Oligonucleotide Bioassays Doughan S, Shahmuradyan A, Zhou F, Han Y, $*Krull UJ
16:40
Mobile App-based Quantitative Analysis of Scanometric Bioassays Wong JXH, Liu FSF, $*Yu HZ
17:00
Sweet Spots and Competitions: Time-gated Energy Transfer for Photonic Wires, Nucleic Acid Detection and Logic Gates Massey M, $*Algar WR
17:20
Aptamers with Switchable Binding for Positive Isolation of Cells $*Berezovski MV, Ghobadloo SM
17:40
 
End of Session
BM2
204
Protein Science and its Therapeutic Applications - joint with OR
Organizer(s) - R Ben, N Voyer
Chair(s) - Normand Voyer
14:00
On Structure-function Relationship in Macrocycles $*Yudin AK
14:40
In silico Analysis of Structure and Function of Aminoglycoside 3',5"-phosphotransferas $*Alisaraie LA
15:00
Incorporation Studies of Crown Ether Peptides in Model Membranes by Synchrotron Radiation-based Oriented Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy Savoie J-D, Otis F, Bürck J, Ulrich AS, $*Voyer N
15:20
Signaling by the FGF Receptors $*Hristova K
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Characterizing Structure, Orientation and Aggregation of Membrane-active Peptides in Lipid Bilayers by OCD and SRCD *Buerck J, Windisch D, Wadhwani P, $Ulrich AS
17:00
Mechanistic Insights into Amyloid Fibril Formation by Means of Conformationally Restricted Peptides $*Bourgault S
17:20
Studies of Synthetic Membrane Perturbing Peptides Incorporating Crown-ethers by Oriented Circular Dichroism Paquet-Côté P-A, Otis F, Bürck J, Ulrich AS, $*Voyer N
17:40
 
End of Session
BM5
213
Natural Product Biosynthesis
Organizer(s) - C Boddy, DC Stevens
Chair(s) - Christopher Boddy
14:00
Studies on Highly Selective but Multifunctional Oxygenases in Secondary Metabolism $*Vederas JC
14:40
Raising the Dead: Investigating the Effect of the bldA Gene on Cryptic Secondary Metabolite Production in Streptomyces calvus Brewer A, *Zhu X, $Zechel DL
15:00
Polyketide Distribution in Terrestrial Environments *Hill P, $Boddy CN
15:20
Genomes to Natural Products and Back $Magarvey NA, Skinnider M, Dejong C, Rees P, Johnston C
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Marine Bacteria, Inspirational Halogenating Chemists Moore BS
17:00
Uncovering New Molecules and Biosynthetic Mechanisms from Marine Bacteria $Ross AC
17:20
In vitro Reconstitution of Indolmycin Biosynthesis Reveals the Molecular Basis for Oxazolinone Assembly Du Y-L, Alkhalaf LM, $*Ryan KS
17:40
 
End of Session
BM8
210
Designer Biomaterials
Organizer(s) - J Harden
Chair(s) - James Harden
14:00
Bioengineered Fibrous Proteins for New Polymer Systems $*Kaplan DL
14:40
Tailoring Cell Surfaces with Bioorthogonal Chemistry for 3D Tissue Assembly $*Yousaf MNY
15:00
Assembling Biomimetic Surfaces from Modular Amphiphilic Proteins Wan F, Fischer SE, Bagheri M, al-Rekabi Z, Dick S, $*Harden JL
15:20
Rationally Designed Protein Hydrogels with Tailored Mechanical Properties Kong N, Fang J, Gao X, $*Li H
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Unraveling the Molecular Contributors to Elastic Mechanical Properties for the Rational Design of Elastomeric Biomaterials *Muiznieks LD, Reichheld SE, $Keeley FW
17:00
Resilin-based Hybrid Materials for Applications in Regenerative Medicine $*Kiick KL
17:40
 
End of Session
BM11
207
Biological and Medicinal Chemistry General Session
Organizer(s) - W Ogilvie
Chair(s) - B Linkletter
14:00
Coarse-grained and All-atom Simulations of Protein Chromatographic Adsorption $*Liang-Shenkelberg J, Fieg G
14:20
Understanding the Effects of THz Radiation on Biomolecules *Greschner AA, Ropagnol X, Ferachou D, Razzari L, Perreault J, Ozaki T, $Gauthier M-A
14:40
Protein Analysis and Comparison Between Domains of Different Cladonia uncialis PKS Genes *Abdel-Hameed M, $Sorensen JL
15:20
Correlating the Quality of Crystallographic Water Networks at the Surface of Protein-ligand Complex with the Thermodynamic Profile of Thermolysin Inhibitors *Nasief NN, $Hangauer D
15:40
Combining Computational, Synthetic and Biophysical Tools in the Development of Covalent Prolyl Oligopeptidase Inhibitors De Cesco S, $Mittermaier A, *Moitessier N
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Folding and Ion Transport in the Uncoupling Proteins of the Central Nervous System Hoang T, Smith MD, $*Jelokhani-Niaraki M
16:40
Cyclic D,L-a-peptides as Conformational Mimics of Parkinson's Disease-associated Alpha-Synuclein (aSyn) Amyloidosis Chemerovski-Glikman M, Shkop E, Richman M, Chill J, $*Rahimipour S
17:00
Mechanistic Studies on Lipopeptide Antibiotics using Lipopeptide Analogs Bearing Fluorescent Labels Taylor R, Palmer M, *Taylor SD
17:20
Synthesis and In Vivo Disposition of Novel Radiolabeled, Bone-targeting Pro-drugs for the Treatment of Osteoporosis Thévenin M, $*Young RN
17:40
 
End of Session
BM12
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - R Ben, C Boddy, R Chica
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Comparison of Affinity Mechanism between Cibacron Blue and Different Albumins $*Liang-Schenkelberg J, Fieg G
17:40
Synthesis, Characterisation and Biological Studies of Some Novel Pyrimidine Derivatives Aremu OS, Koorbanally NA, Singh P, Singh M
17:40
Heterologous Expression in Escherichia Coli of a Cytochrome p450 from the Lichen Cladonia Uncialis Bertrand RL, Abdel-Hameed M, $*Sorensen JL
17:40
Lag Phase Iron Influx: How Pathogens Compete with the Host for Iron $*Bertrand RL
17:40
Development of Novel DNA Aptamers for the Detection of Circulating Tumor Cells Using Terahertz Chemical Microscopy Hassan M, Willmore G, $Ozaki T, *DeRosa C
17:40
Chemical Probe Development at Structural Genomics Consortium in Collaboration with Academic Groups *Santhakumar S, $Edwards A, Brown P, Arrowsmith C
17:40
Investigation around the DNMT Activity of Selected NSC Series Leroy M, Roy-Collinet M, Kabro A, Lachance H, $*Gagnon A
17:40
A-ring Substituted 17-Arylsulfonamides of 17-Aminoestra-1,3,5(10)-trien-3-ol as Highly Potent Reversible Inhibitors of Steroid Sulfatase Mostafa Y, Scott B, $*Taylor SD
17:40
Triphosphorylation of Nucleosides using Activated Trimetaphosphate Mohamady S, $*Taylor SD
17:40
Investigation of M13 Bacteriophage Fibers and Thin Films for Applications in Macroscale Materials Science and Bionanotechnology Kim HSD, *Monahan T, Urquhart T, $Honek J
17:40
Targeting Cathepsin D as an Early Biomarker of Alzheimer's Disease *Suchy M, Snir J, Pasternak SH, $Bartha R, Hudson RHE
17:40
Unusual C7- versus "Normal" 5'-O-Dimethoxytritylation of Pyrrolocytidine Analogs: Synthesis of 5'-O-DMT-Pyrrolocytidines Suitable for DNA Oligomerization *Suchy M, $Hudson RHE
17:40
New PARACEST MRI Contrast Agents Based on the DOTMA Scaffold *Suchy M, Li AX, $Bartha R, Hudson RHE
17:40
Design and Synthesis of New Phenolic Acid Analogues as 5-lipoxygenase Inhibitors $*Touaibia M, Doiron J, Hébèrt M, Cormier M, Levesque NA, Vogels CM, Westcott SA, Boudreau LH, Surette ME
17:40
Effects of Calcium and Lipids on Recoverin, a Neuronal Calcium Sensor (NCS) Protein: Evidences from FTIR and Solid-state NMR Spectroscopy *Potvin-Fournier K, Picard-Lafond A, Marcotte C, Schneider M, Valois-Paillard G, Lefèvre T, Cantin L, Salesse C, $Auger M
17:40
Synthesis of Carbohydrate Nanoparticles and Analogs as Anti-adhesins Against Streptococcus suis Infections Akbariromani E, $*ROY R
17:40
Studies on the Mechanism of Action of Daptomycin using the Intrinsic Fluorescence of Daptomycin Analogs Taylor R, Lohani CR, Palmer M, *Taylor SD
17:40
Total Chemical Synthesis of an Analog of the Lipodepsipeptide Antibiotic A54145D Kralt BK, Lohani CR, Taylor SD
17:40
Investigating the Role of Membrane Lipids in Bacterial Resistance and Human Toxicity to Daptomycin Scott B, *Taylor S, Palmer M
17:40
Design of Photo-labelled Analogues of Ivacaftor to Probe the Binding Site on Mutant CFTR Hamilton CM, Chen G, Hung M, Toutah K, *Bear CE, Viirre RD, $Young RN
17:40
Flavonoids in Selected Wild Edible Tropical African Fruit Muhumuza E, *Muhumuza E
17:40
Co-culture Mimic as a Directed Approach to the Discovery of Bioactive Natural Products Sproule AT, Haltli B, Berrue F, $*Kerr RG
17:40
Synthesis of Biotin-functionalized Guanidine in Order to Identify the Mechanism of Diminishes Tumor Growth by Guanidine Mohebali F, $Schmitzer A
17:40
Enantioselective Organocatalytic Michael-aldol Sequence to the Anticancer Natural Product (+)-trans-Dihydrolycoricidine $*McNulty J, Zepeda-Velazquez C
17:40
Photochromic Conversion and Structural Studies of a Red/Green Cyanobacteriochrome from Synechocystis PCC6803 Xu X-L, Gutt A, $Woolley A, *Gärtner W
17:40
Discovering UV Absorbing Metabolites Produced by Extremophiles Living in Arctic Sea Ice Melt Pools Thomas-Sheppard A, Haltli B, $*Kerr R
17:40
Effect of Short Periods of Heating on the Catalytic Rate and Electrophoretic Mobility of Individual Molecules of b-Galactosidase Crawford J, $*Craig DB
17:40
Synthesis of the Fluorogenic Substrate DDAOg-Glucuronide and its Use in Single Molecule Assays of b-Glucuronidase Henderson A, Craig DB, $*Wood TEH
17:40
Synthesis of Siloxane-containing Phospholipids Frampton MB, $Zelisko PM
17:40
Ion Transport across the Cell Membranes Induced by Binol-functionalized Synthetic Transporters Hébert A, $Schmitzer AR
17:40
The Perilous Journey through Mountains of Kinetic Data: Spectral Deconvolution and Coupled Enzyme Kinetics of NtdC Vetter ND, $*Palmer DRJ
17:40
Towards Novel Anti-osteoporosis Conjugate Drugs *Chen G, Xie HB, $Young RN
17:40
Slow and Fast Dynamics in the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Ovarian Tumour Domain Protease Saran S, Khare B, To V, James T, Mcleish N, Lee M, Mark B, $*O'Neil J
17:40
Towards Target-molecule Triggered Release Using Aptamer Polymer "Tapes" for Smart Fertilizers Tsae PK, Zhang X, $*DeRosa MC
17:40
Novel Pyrenyl Derivative to Probe Polymer Polarity Farhangi S, *Duhamel J
17:40
Synthesis and In Vitro Activity of Ectonucleotide Pyrophosphatase/Phosphodiesterase-1 Inhibitors $Forcellini E, Shayhidin E, Boulanger M-C, Mahmut A, Lefevbre C-A, Boutin S, Barbeau X, Lagüe P, Mathieu P, *Paquin J-F
17:40
Development of Crop Exudate Specific Aptamers for use in "Smart Materials" Mastronardi E, McKeague M, Monreal C, $*DeRosa MC
17:40
New Analogs of PGD2 for the Treatment of Bone Diseases Comeau C, Hogan P, Tremblay M-C J, Bonin M-A, Parent J-L, de Brum-Fernandes A, $*Marsault E
17:40
Subunit Directed Acetylation and Phase-directed CUAAC in the Formation of Hemoglobin bis-Tetramers Wang A, $*Kluger RH
17:40
Bone-targeting, Novel Release Mechanism Conjugate for the Treatment of Osteoporosis Xie H, Chen G, $*Young R
17:40
Calcium Channel Imaging Tag for use in Fluoresence Microscopy Kerkovius JK, $Menard F
17:40
The Design and Synthesis of Neuroprotectants Based on an Endogenous Platform Purcell MI, Pan L, $Weaver DF
17:40
Design, Synthesis and Cytocidal Activity of Testosterone Dimers as Prospective Antiandrogens Vesper A-R, Lacroix J, C-Gaudreault R, $*Bérubé G
17:40
Polyarginines Macrocyclic Peptides for Cell Penetration: A Study of Structure-uptake Relationship Traboulsi H, Larkin H, Bonin M-A, Volkov L, Lavoie C L, $*Marsault E
17:40
Synthesis and Growth Inhibition Activity of Novel Substituted Pyrimidine Derivatives Bearing a Sulfamide Group $Lefebvre C-A, Forcellini E, Boutin S, Gaudreault R-C, Lacroix J, Lagüe P, Mathieu P, *Paquin J-F
17:40
Structural Characterization of the 14-3-3/Chibby Complex Involved in Wnt Signaling Killoran RC, *Shilton BH, $Choy WY
17:40
The Application of Oligonucleotide Templated Chemical Reactions to DNA Aptamers Mattice CM, Manthorpe JM, $*DeRosa MC
17:40
Structure-based Design of a Photo-controlled Engrailed DNA Binding Protein Kumar A, Ali AM, $*Woolley GA
17:40
Design, Synthesis, Modification and Characterization of Peptide-based Artificial Ion Channels Otis F, Savoie J-D, Racine-Berthiaume C, *Voyer N
17:40
Optogenetic Control of Endogenous CREB Signaling via a Designed Dominant Negative Reis JM, Ali AM, Xia Y, Asim S, Brechun K, Borisenko V, Mercaldo V, Karanicolas J, $*Woolley GA, Josselyn S
17:40
Discovery of Substrates for a SET Domain Lysine Methyltransferase Predicted by Multistate Computational Protein Design *Davey JA, Lanouette S, Couture JF, $Chica RA
17:40
The Effects of Osmotic Stress on the Kinetics and Small-molecule Inhibition of Alkaline Phosphatase Yavroska O, Carrier C, $*Chik JK
17:40
Identification of Antimicrobial Compounds in Commericial Fermented Radish Kimchi Chaytor JL, Li J, Findlay B, McMullen LM, Smith DE, *Vederas JC
17:40
Effect of Microwave Radiation on Trypsin Activity $*Mazinani S, Delong B, Yan T
17:40
Synthesis and Kinetic Evaluation of Irreversible Inhibitors of Tissue Transglutaminases Akbar A, *Keillor JW, Gundemir S, Johnson GVW
17:40
Studying Maleimide Reactivity Using Monomaleimide Fluorogens Tsao K, *Chen Y, $Keillor J
17:40
Designing Novel, Selective Inhibitors for PTPs to Accelerate Nerve Regeneration Following Spinal Cord Injury *Collins CV, Lewis AM, Audic B, $Gunning PT
17:40
Inhibiting the Individual Enzyme Activities of Starch-digesting Maltase-glucoamylase and Sucrase-isomaltase by a- and b-maltose Extended Ponkoranol Analogues Challa VR, $*Pinto BM
17:40
Synthesis and Use of N-Fmoc-L-Fluoroalanine Carpentier C, Godbout R, Otis F, $*Voyer N
17:40
Development of Nucleic Acid based Lateral Flow Biosensors for the Qualitative Detection of Mycotoxins Goudreau D, *Velu R, $DeRosa MC
17:40
The Influence of Denaturants and pH on Metal Binding and Structure of Anthrax Lethal Factor Lo SY, *Siemann S
17:40
Using a Peptidomimetic Strategy in Targeting the SUMO Activating Enzyme Paiva SL, da Silva SR, $Gunning PT
17:40
Metabolic and Genetic Engineering of Escherichia coli for the Production of Complex Carbohydrates Hassan M, Lundgren B, Clark B, Whitfield D, Schoenhofen IC, $Boddy CN
17:40
Molecular Model Assisted Design and Structure-activity Relationship Studies on Anti-HIV Agents that Affect HIV Alternative Splicing Lin ZS, Chabot B, Cheung PK, $*Grierson D
17:40
Design and Synthesis of Type III Pantothenate Kinase Inhibitors as Potential Antibacterial Agents Guan J, *Auclair K
17:40
Exploring the Functional Landscape of Photoactive Yellow Protein using a Fluorescence-based Reporter Assay Brechun K, Borisenko V, Yin L, Hoffmann S, Arndt K, Kumauchi M, Hoff W, $Woolley GA
17:40
Optimization of Potent Small-molecule Inhibitors of STAT3 Proteins *Park J, Lai PS, Rosa D, Lewis AM, Geletu M, $Gunning PT
17:40
Interactions between the Viral Suppressor of RNA Silencing, P19, and miRNA Powdrill MH, Parekh V, Danielson DC, $*Pezacki JP
17:40
The Development of a Robust Assay for Quantification of Adenylating Enzyme Activity Qureshi HI, Kraskouskaya D, $Gunning PT
17:40
Genomic Identification of Ribosomal Natural Products with PRISM 2.0 Skinnider MA, $*Magarvey NA
17:40
Sinefungin as an Activity-probe for Profiling Eukaryotic Enzymes Lafreniere MA, Sherratt AR, Ning Z, Figeys D, $*Pezacki JP
17:40
Screening Techniques for the Determination of Ochratoxin A Aptamer Dissociation Constants *Smith MR, Hill K, Frost N, $DeRosa MC
17:40
Engineering of D-amino Acid Aminotransferase Mutants with Increased Activity towards Aromatic D-amino Acids Walton CJW, Barber JEB, Mouawad A, Couture JF, $*Chica RA
17:40
Effect of Hydrophobic Mismatch on E. coli GlpG Intramembrane Proteolysis Foo ACY, Harvey BGR, Metz JJ, $*Goto NK
17:40
The Selective Detection of Phosphorylated Proteins with the Use of Pyrene Based, turn on Fluorescent Sensors Soor HS, *Kraskouskaya D, $Gunning PT
17:40
Designing Small Molecule Inhibitors of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases Lewis AM, Ball D, Collins C, Shouksmith A, $Gunning PT
17:40
Conveniently Estimating kcat/KM Values of Cysteine Proteases for Assessing Substrate-based Imaging Agent Candidates Vigliarolo B, Chowdhury M, Moya I, $Phenix C
17:40
Non-thermal Effect of Microwave on Trypsin $*Mazinani S
17:40
Development of an 18F Analogue of Enterolactone to Monitor Enterolactone Uptake by the Prostate via Positron Emission Tomography Allen KJH, $Krol ES
17:40
Biochemical Activities of Macroalgae Moawad MN, Zaki HR, Ghobrial MGN, Bassiouny AR, Kandeel KM, $*Ata A
17:40
Investigation of the Functional Role of Conformational Changes in the MinE Bacterial Cell Division Protein *Ayed S, McLeod L, $Goto NK
17:40
New Agonists of the Keap1/Nrf2 Pathway, a Potential Solution for Oxidative Stress Telated Diseases Deny L, Traboulsi H, Richter MV, Marsault E, $*Bélanger G
17:40
Targeting Indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase in Neurodegenerative Diseases Diez Cecilia E, *Kelly B, $Weaver D
17:40
Controlling Kinase Activity with a Photoswitchable Inhibitor Wilson DT, $Branda NR
17:40
Optimization and Characterization of Synthetic Antimicrobial Peptides Poulin N, Simon G, Paquet-Côté P-A, Auger M, $*Voyer N
17:40
Characterizing and Harnessing Polyketide Thioesterases Macrocycle and Macrodiolide Formation Heberlig GW, $*Boddy CN
17:40
Metabolomics Approach to Study the Anti-cancer Activity of Andrographis paniculata in Colon Cancer Ahmadi S, $Shaari K, *Stanslas J
17:40
Novel Fluorogenic Antioxidants for Monitoring the Antioxidant Status in Lipid Membranes Greene LE, $*Cosa G
17:40
Heterologous Expression of Fungal Polyketide Biosynthetic Pathways in Mammalian Cells McSorley FR, Heberlig GW, Alain T, Diallo JS, Smith JC, $*Boddy CN
17:40
Enzyme-catalyzed Resolution of 1-Aryl-2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediols Mohapatra PP, Mukherjee C, Youssef D, Jha A
17:40
Structural and Mechanistic Studies of a Novel Eukaroytic b-glycosidase Alteen MG, Oehler V, Wilson I, Gloster TM, $*Vocadlo DJ
17:40
Profiling Kinase Activity during Hepatitis C Virus Replication using a Wortmannin-based Probe Desrochers GF, Sherratt AR, Blais DR, Liu JJ, Nasheri N, Ning Z, Figeys D, Goto NK, *Pezacki JP
17:40
A Novel Fluorogenic Substrate for S-nitrosoglutathione Reductase Sun B, Adekoya I, $*Mutus B
17:40
Characterizing the Thioesterase from 6-deoxyerythronolide B Synthase: Stereoselective Macrolide and Macrodiolide Formation Hari TPA, Caissie AA, $*Boddy CN
17:40
Synthesis of Annulated 1,7-diarylhepta-1,6-diene-3,5-diones as Curcumin Analogs Alharbi SA, Mohapatra PP, $*Jha A
17:40
Development of Applications for Bioconjugation, Mediated by Bacterial Transglutaminases Oteng-Pabi SK, $Keillor JW
17:40
Elucidating the Mechanism of Activity for Historically Significant and Current STAT3 Inhibitors Ball DP, Lewis AM, $Gunning PT
17:40
Long Non-coding RNAs in Hepatitis C Virus Infection *Özcelik D, $Pezacki JP
17:40
Novel Anti-acetylcholinesterase Bioactive Steroidal Alkaloids of Buxus natalensis Moawad MN, Zaki HR, Ghobrial MGN, Gengan RM, $*Ata A
17:40
Thermodynamics and Conformation of Heparin Bound to a Carbon Nanotube Janke JJ, Linhardt RJ, $*Garcia AE
17:40
Oligonucleotides Conjugated to a Dye for Real Time Visualization of DNA during Gel Electrophoresis Khalfaoui F, Dicenso G, Wilds CJ, Perreault J
17:40
4-Chlorobensylamine Amides: Antifungal and Structure-activity Studies $*de Sousa DP, Montes RC, Sarmento HM, Lima EO
17:40
O-2 Chiral Non-participating Groups On Mannose Donors To Test For SN1 like TSs Whitfield D M
17:40
Photolabile Linkers for On Support RNA Synthesis O'Reilly D, *Liétard J, $Damha MJ
17:40
A Potent Non-steroidal Inhibitor of Steroid Sulfatase with a Tetrahydroisoquinoline Nucleus: Chemical Synthesis, Plasmatic Concentration and Antisulfatase Activity in Mice *Poirier D, Ayan D, Maltais R
17:40
Macrocyclic Analogues of Neurotensin 8-13 : Effect of Conformational Restriction on Ligand Binding and Signalling Sousbie M, Besserer-Offroy E, Longpré JM, Sarret P, Leduc R, Marsault E
17:40
Isoform Selective Inhibitors of the STAT5 Protein Rana R, *Cummaraswamy AA, Lewis AM, Wingelhofer B, Geletu M, Morrigl R, $Gunning PT
17:40
Oxidation of DNA by Peroxyl Radicals: Product Analysis and Mechanistic Studies Madugundu GS, Wagner JR
17:40
Accessing the Diversity of Natural Products in Urban Environments: Between Molecular and Informatics *Gosse JT, Hill PB, Zhang L, $Boddy CN
17:40
Identification of hGGPPS Inhibitors Ladopoulou E, Ta V, Park J, Draxler WS, Berghuis A, $*Tsantrizos YS
17:40
The Use of Normal Mode Analysis in Refining of Homology Models Larocque M, Frappier V, $*Najmanovich R
17:40
Design and Synthesis of biscalix[4]arenes as Multivalent Hosts for Biomedical Applications Beatty M, Shaurya A, Daze K, Dubicki K, $Hof F
17:40
mRNA Knockdown Using Nucleic Acid Polymer Conjugates Conway JW, Fakhoury JJ, Edwardson TGW, de Rochambeau D, $Sleiman HF, Barlog M, *Bazzi HS
17:40
Synthesis of Tetradepsipeptide Thioester Substrates to Study Valinomycin Thioesterase Oligiomerization and Macrocyclization Dornan MH, Alonzo D, Reimer J, Schmeing TM, $*Boddy CN
17:40
Optimization of a Protein Labelling Technique for Fluorogenic, X-ray Crystallography and NMR Applications Strmiskova M, Goto NK, $*Keillor JW
17:40
IsoMIF: A Novel Tool for the Detection of Molecular Interaction Field Similarities Chartier M, $*Najmanovich R
17:40
Investigation of the Role of Transmembrane Helix 5 in E. coli GlpG Rhomboid Protease Substrate Gating *Uribe C, Foo AC, $Goto NK
17:40
Investigation of Polyketide Synthase Ketoreductase-methyltransferase Didomains Stevens DC, Wagner DT, $*Keatinge-Clay AT
17:40
Effect of Mechanical Deformation on the Structure of Regenerated Fibroin Films as Revealed by Raman and Infrared Spectroscopy Huot A, *Lefèvre T, Rioux-Dubé J-F, Paquet-Mercier F, Nault A-P, Auger M, $Pézolet M
17:40
Design and Application of Versatile, Fluorescent DNA Nanothermometers Gareau DPG, $Vallée Bélisle AVB
17:40
Structural Impact of Gly52 Mutations in the Catalytic Domain of Diphtheria Toxin: What makes CRM197 a Natural Non-toxic Mutant? Sauvé S, Gingras G, $Aubin Y
CE1
215
Chemistry Education Research
Organizer(s) - A Flynn
Chair(s) - Alison Flynn
14:00
Designing and Implementing Research-based Approaches to Teaching From a Rich Context *Mahaffy PG, Martin BE, Kirchhoff M, McKenzie L, Holme TA, Versprille A, Towns M
14:40
Near Myths: Handling Chemistry Misconceptions $*Kennepohl DK
15:00
Student Use of Online Resources in a Large Introductory Chemistry Class Musgrove A, Addison C, Birol G, Chen H, Lekhi A, Rodríguez Núñez J, $*Mehrkhodavandi P
15:20
Measuring Meaningful Learning in the Undergraduate Chemistry Laboratory Bretz SL
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Student Voices Regarding Molecular Representation Technologies $*McCollum B M, Sepulveda A, Moreno Y
16:40
Effect of Peer-led Team Learning (PLTL) on Student Achievement, Attitude, and Self-concept in College General Chemistry in Randomized and Quasi Experimental Designs Chan JYK, $*Bauer CF
17:00
Effects of Patterns of Interaction on Students' Academic Performance and Attitude Towards Chemistry Across Gender Differences $*Odutuyi MO
17:20
Relative Effectiveness of Radical Constructivist Approach and Concept Mapping in Improving Students Performance in Chemistry in Secondary Schools in Nigeria. $*Omoniyi AO, Oloruntegbe KO
17:40
 
End of Session
CE9
214
Visualizing Organic and Biological Chemistry
Organizer(s) - G Deslongchamps
Chair(s) - Ghislain Deslongchamps
14:00
Crafting Molecular Visualizations - Creative Process, Tools, Techniques and Best Practices $*McGill G
14:40
Fast-paced Youtube Videos for Organic Chemistry $*Grant AS, Osmond TA
15:00
Visualizing Molecular Scale Interactions: Design Considerations $*Jenkinson JA, Jantzen SG, McGill GC
15:20
Exploring Visual Analogies and their Impact on Student Understanding when Teaching Unfamiliar Chemical Concepts Shahani VM, $Jenkinson J
15:40
Creating Visual Content for the Web at Imagineeringart *Burger M
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Visualizing VB Orbital Interactions in Organic Chemistry $*Deslongchamps G
16:40
 
End of Session
EN5
202
Current Topics in Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - H Al-Abadleh
Chair(s) - Hind Al-Abadleh
14:00
SPE Cleanup and HILIC-UPLC-MS/MS Detection of Amino Sugar Stereoisomer Biomarkers in Environmental Matrices *VandenBoer TC, Di Lorenzo R, Hems R, Ziegler S, $Young CJ
14:20
Toward Military Training Sustainability: Remediation of Nitramines- and Nitroaromatics-contaminated Soils and Adaptation of HPLC-UV Method EPA 8330 Turcotte-Savard M-O, $*Brochu S, Brochu D, Ampleman G, Lapointe M-C, Martel R
14:40
Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry of Naphthenic Acids in Environmental Waters: A Multivariate Approach MacLennan MS, $*Chen DDY, Headley JV, Peru K
15:00
Incomplete Pesticide Models for Soil and Water: A Fate and Transport-chemical Kinetics Disconnect $*Gamble DS
15:20
Fabrication of Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering "Smart" Sand for Environmental Applications $*Fan M, Du H
15:40
An X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Investigation of the Molybdenum Speciation in the JEB Tailings Management Facility at McClean Lake, Saskatchewan $Blanchard PER, *Grosvenor AP, Rowson J, Hughes KA, Brown CB
16:00
 
Coffee Break
EN7
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - L Chan, P Jessop
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
A Study on the Quality of Water and the Effect of Various Coagulants on Lodra Lake of the Gandhingar District $*Desai J, Parekh P, Patel S
17:40
Utilization of Raw and Activated Maize Tassel for the Removal of Nutrient and Heavy Metal Contaminants in Water Shofolahan AM, *Agyei NM, $Okonkwo JO
17:40
Studies on the Basil Leaf (Ocimum Basilicum) Extract Mediated Silver Nanoparticles and Ag-Hg Amalgam Formation *Siddiqi Z, $Chanbasha B, Omobayo S
17:40
A Study of Sorption-desorption Equilibria of Pesticides on Soil using LC-MS/MS Gamble DS, Gamble HA, Ye SJ, Jolliffe C
17:40
Analytical Methods to Quantify Metal Impurities in Surface Samples of Carbon Nanotubes Avramescu M-L, *Rasmussen PE, Chénier M
17:40
Identifying the Arsenic Mineral Species in the JEB Tailings Management Facility at McClean Lake, Saskatchewan Using X-ray Absorption Near-edge Structure (XANES) Spectroscopy $Blanchard PER, *Van Loon LL, Cutler JN, Rowson J, Hughes KA, Brown CB
17:40
Cadmium in the Canadian House Dust Study: How Different Sampling Metrics Inform Exposure Assessments $*Rasmussen PE, Levesque C, Chénier M, Gardner HD
17:40
Estimation of Veterinary Drug Concentrations in Canadian Soils: Do the PECs MEC Sense? Belknap AM, *Rattray AGM, $Kullik SA
17:40
Impact of Humidity on Speciation and Bioaccessibility of Pb, Zn, Co and Se in House Dust *Rasmussen PE, Beauchemin S, Chénier M, Gardner HD
17:40
Photoelectrochemical Degradation of Emerging Pollutants Using Nanoporous Titanium Dioxide Xie G, Chang X, $*Chen A
17:40
Arsenic Speciation in Mushrooms Subject to Cooking Treatments $Henry JL, Koch I, *Reimer KJ
17:40
Evaporation of Water from Mixed Organic-inorganic Atmospheric Droplets Combe NA, $Donaldson DJ
17:40
Hydroponic Uptake and Speciation of Arsenic in Equisetum fluviatile (Water Horsetail) and Equisetum hyemale (Rough Horsetail) Hnain A, *Koch I, Nearing M, $Weber K
17:40
Efficient Removal of Dissolved Hydrogen Sulfide by Silver Derivatized Chitosan Yep T, $Mutus B
17:40
Graphene Supported Fe3O4 Nanoparticles as Efficient Electrocatalysts for H2O2 Production in Wastewater Treatment Wei Q, Barros W, Zhang G, Lanza M, Tavares A, $*Sun S
17:40
Organic-inorganic Composition of Particles in Arctic Snow Rangel-Alvarado RB, Nazarenko Y, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Surface Mediated Oxidation of Elemental Mercury Kurien U, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Toward Military Training Sustainability: Remediation of Nitramines- and Nitroaromatics-contaminated Soils and Adaptation of HPLC-UV Method EPA 8330 Turcotte-Savard M-O, $*Brochu S, Brochu D, Ampleman G, Lapointe M-C, Martel R
17:40
Electrospun Chitosan-polyethylene Oxide Nanofibers for Adsorption of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions: Kinetic and Selectivity Study $*Lakhdhar I, Mangin P, Chabot B
17:40
Electrochemical ssDNA Aptasensors to Detect Hormones in Water *Contreras Jimenez G, Eissa S, $Siaj M, Zourob M, Ng A
17:40
Elucidating the Inhibitory Impact of Engineered Nanoparticles (ENPs) on Aerobic Biodegradation and Anaerobic Stabilization of Wastewater Biomass Alizadeh Sanaz, $Comeau Yves, *Ghoshal Subhasis, Vallerand Dominic, Piccapietra Flavio
17:40
Fate of Engineered Nanoparticles Released from Consumer Products Mohan S, $*DeRosa M
17:40
Photocatalytic Reduction of Ketones and Aldehydes on Plasmonic Silver Nanocubes Landry MJ, Moores A, $*Barrett CJ
17:40
Proposal for Canadian National Chemical Compound Registry $*Lynch BM, Lacour SA
17:40
Novel Screen for Toxicants and Xenobiotics and their Metabolites *Brown BA, $Hoeppner S
17:40
Development of the Novel Green Hybrid Bio-reactor-oxyfuel-nano/micro Interface Rocha AA, Wilde C, *Ariya PA
17:40
Marshmallows, Microwaves and Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry: Toward Fast, Automated, Green Extraction and Analysis of Naphthenic Acids from Environmental Waters MacLennan MS, Peru K, Headley JV, $*Chen DDY
17:40
A Simulation Study on the Biodegradation of m-Cresol and Pyridine by Lysinibacillus cresolivorans $*Shareefdeen Z, Elkamel A, Ghannoum A
17:40
Ecological Screening Assessment of Substances in the Certain Organic Flame Retardants Substance Grouping under the Government of Canada's Chemicals Management Plan Pasternak J, Ferone JM, Beking MA, Dorais V, Elliott B, Jagla M, Kuo J, Yao K
17:40
Aqueous Photolysis of a Fluorotelomer Surfactant Used in Aqueous Film Forming Foams Trouborst L, Mabury SA
17:40
Production of Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) from Waste Concrete and Carbon Dioxide Vanderzee S, Zeman F
IN1
102
UK/Canada Symposium at the Inorganic Chemistry Frontier
Organizer(s) - J Love
Chair(s) - Rebecca Melen
14:00
Designing Brightly Luminescent Metal Complexes: From Organic LEDs to the Inside of the Living Cell *Williams JAG
14:40
Using Conjugated Ligands to Control Excited State Properties in Metal Complexes $*Wolf MO, Howarth AJ, Brown C
15:00
Ligand Design: Multidentate Open and Closed Shell Conjugated Materials $*Brusso JL
15:20
Using Cyclopentadienyl Ligands in f-Element Chemistry: Old Ligands, New Chemical Space *Ortu F, Formanuik A, Burton M, Fowler JM, Natrajan LN, $Mills DP
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Green Routes to Hydrofluorocarbons $*Baker RT
16:40
Redox-active Early Metal Phthalocyanines *Leznoff DB
17:00
The Challenge of Designing Deep Blue Iridium-based Phosphorescent Emitters $*Zysman-Colman E
17:40
 
End of Session
IN4
106
New Discoveries in Molecular Magnetic and Conducting Materials - joint with MT
Organizer(s) - M Murugesu, K Pruess
Chair(s) - M Mills, RA Mayo
14:00
Coordination Chemistry of Nitronyl Nitroxide Free Radicals: An Old-fashioned Receipt for New Molecular Magnetic Materials $*Luneau D
14:40
Interplay between Metal-ligand Non-innocence and Magnetic Exchange. Synthesis and Characterization of Ruthenium Complexes of a Diradical Ligand $*Hicks RG, McKinnon SDJ, Higgins RA, Sanz CA
15:00
Magnetic Polynickelocenes with Main Chain S = 1 Spin Centers $Musgrave RA, Russell AD, *Manners I
15:20
Magnetic and Other Properties of Functional Cyanoaurate-based Coordination Polymer Materials *Leznoff DB, Sonier JE
15:40
Incorporation of Optical Bistability into a Photochromic Redox Isomeric Cobalt Cluster Kurimoto A, Paquette MM, Patrick BO, $Frank NL
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Optical and Magnetic Molecular Switches from Solid State to Solutions Koumousi ES, Jeon I-R, Dechambenoit P, Coulon C, Mathonière C, Li D, *Clérac R
17:00
 
End of Session
IN6
206
Recent Developments in Transition Metal Catalyzed Synthesis - joint with OR
Organizer(s) - B Arndtsen, J-P Lumb
Chair(s) - Bruce Arndtsen
14:00
Thermal and Photochemical Reactions Mediated by Water-soluble Host-guest Supramolecular Systems $*Bergman RG
14:40
Selective and Efficient Dehydrogenative Coupling of Alcohols and Hydrogenation of Esters $*Gusev DG
15:00
Room Temperature, Low Pressure, High Enantiomeric Excess Hydrogenations of Amides via Dynamic Kinetic Resolution $*Bergens SH, Rasu L, John JM, Stephenson E, Antoniuk E, Clement R
15:20
Iron Catalysts for the Enantioselective Synthesis of Alcohols and Amines $*Morris RH
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
New Allylic Alkylation Reactions: Asymmetric Construction of Acyclic Quaternary Carbon Stereogenic Centers Evans PA
17:00
New Catalytic Transformations of Iridium-allyl Species: Allylic Reduction and Carbene Coupling $*Lundgren RJ, Thomas BN
17:20
Acceptorless Dehydrogenation of Amines by Cooperative [CpRu(PR2NR'2)(NCMe)]+ Complexes Stubbs JM, $Blacquiere JM
17:40
 
End of Session
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
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
OR4
208
Advances in Synthetic Methods, A. Novel Reactivity and Catalytic Reactions, B. Flow Chemistry
Organizer(s) - A Beauchemin, S Collins
Chair(s) - André Beauchemin
14:00
Secondary Alkylboronates by a Scalable Enantioselective Desymmetrization of 1,1-Diborylalkanes via an Asymmetric Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-coupling Reaction Sun H-Y, Kubota K, $*Hall DG
14:20
Persistence $*Shenvi RA
15:00
Protecting Group-free Site-selective Glycosylation of Sucrose in Water Mediated by Ca(II) Salts Pelletier G, Zwicker A, Allen CL, $*Miller SJ, Schepartz A
Boehringer Ingelheim Research Excellence Award Lecture
15:20
Reaction Development Using Temporary Intramolecularity and Amphoteric Isocyanates $Beauchemin AM
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Enantioselective Oxidative Amidation in Arene Series Jain N, *Ciufolini MA
16:40
Regioselective Borinic Acid Catalyzed Tandem Ring-opening and Mono-functionalization of 2,3-epoxy Alcohols using Acyl Derivatives Tanveer K, Garrett GE, Jarrah K, $*Taylor MS
17:00
Accessing New Reactivity Using N-Heterocyclic Carbenes Lupton DW
17:40
 
End of Session
PT2
205
Solid-state NMR
Organizer(s) - A Brinkmann, D Bryce
Chair(s) - Andreas Brinkmann
14:40
Membrane Interaction and Calcium Myristoyl Switch of Recoverin: A 2H and 31P Solid-state NMR Study *Potvin-Fournier K, Valois-Paillard G, Salesse C, $Auger M
15:00
Intermediate Time Scale Motions and 31P CODEX NMR Lateral Diffusion Measurements $*Macdonald PM, Saleem Q, Lai A
15:20
Characterization of Intact Microalgae by Solid-state NMR Arnold AA, Da Silva ALDAG, Zito F, $*Marcotte I
15:40
Determining What Key Attributes Are Needed for Strong Lignin-based Carbon Fibres Dodd AP, $*Straus SK
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
In Situ Magnetic Resonance Characterization of Electrochemical Processes in Emerging Lithium Battery Chemistries Krachkovskiy S, Werhun P, Reeve ZEM, Pauric AD, $*Goward GR
16:40
Synthetic and Natural Organic Inorganic Hybrid Calcium Phases: Impact of DNP MAS and ab initio Structure Calculations $*Bonhomme C, Leroy C, Gervais C, Tielens F, Babonneau F, Bazin D, Daudon M
17:20
 
End of Session
PT3
105
Physical and Biophysical Mass Spectrometry - joint with AN
Organizer(s) - J Klassen, P Mayer
Chair(s) - Paul Mayer, John Klassen
2015 John C. Polyani Award Lecture
14:00
Energetics, Structure and Vibrational Spectra of Gaseous Cluster Ions $*McMahon TB
14:40
Structural Biology in the Gas Phase: From Gas-phase Protein Unfolding to Multiprotein Topology Mapping $*Ruotolo BT
15:20
The Physical Chemistry of DNA Base or Amino Acid Complexes with Metal Cations in the Gas Phase $*Fridgen TD
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Protein H/D Exchange Mass Spectrometry: Challenges and Opportunities $*Konermann L, McAllister RG, Fast C, Xiao Y, Dunn SD, Vahidi S
17:00
Protein-glycolipid Interactions Studied in vitro using ESI-MS and Nanodiscs. Insights into the Mechanisms and Energetics of Binding Han L, Kitova EN, Li J, $*Klassen JS
17:20
Thermal Model for Internal Energy Transfer in CID Tandem Mass Spectrometry of Naphthalene, Anthracene and Pyrene *Solano E, $Mayer PM
17:40
 
End of Session
PT5
107
Ultrafast Nonadiabatic Dynamics
Organizer(s) - P Hockett, M Schuurman
Chair(s) - Michael Schuurman, Paul Hockett
14:00
The Photochemistry of Water Ice at around 8 eV: An Experimental and Molecular Dynamics Study Crouse J, $Cann N, *Loock H-P
14:20
Electron-induced Reaction Dynamics of Halogenated Hydrocarbons on a Cu(110) Surface *Ryabinkin IG, $Izmaylov AF
14:40
Highly Excited Valence States of Organic Polyatomic Molecules: Ultrafast Intraspecies and Interspecies Energy and Electron Transfer $*Steer RP
15:20
Simulating Ultrafast Charge and Energy Transfer Dynamics via the Mixed Quantum-classical Liouville Approach $*Hanna GH
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Nonadiabatic Dynamics in Open-shell Molecules: Experiment vs. Simulation Fischer I
17:00
Geometric Phase Effects in Non-adiabatic Dynamics near Conical Intersections $*Izmaylov AF, Ryabinkin IG
17:40
 
End of Session
SS1
203
Surface Electrochemistry and Electrocatalysis at Solid/Liquid and Solid/Gas Interfaces
Organizer(s) - E Baranova, G Jerkiewicz
Chair(s) - Christophe Coutanceau, Steven Holdcroft
14:00
Electrocatalysis of Redox Reactions on Doped Uranium Dioxide Surfaces Shoesmith DW, Wu L, Razdan M, Liu N
14:40
Fast Lithium Insertin/Extraction Kinetics and Structural Change in Li-ion Batteries Kuss C, Lepage D, Liang G, $*Schougaard SB
15:20
Large Area Nanostructured Electrode for Spectroelectrochemistry $*Brolo AG, Atighilorestani M, Menezes JW
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Self-discharge in Manganese Oxide Supercapacitors Caused by Dissolved Mn2+ $*Andreas HA, Jarrar F, Jarrar H, Johnsen A, VanderWal J
17:00
Recent Advances in Electrochemical Microspectroscopy Using Synchrotron Infrared Radiation $*Burgess IJ, Morhart TA, Lardner MJ, Ojukwu A, Tu K, Rosendahl SM
17:40
 
End of Session
SS3
101
Surface Plasmon Resonance for Biological Applications - joint with BM
Organizer(s) - A Ianoul
Chair(s) - Anatoli Ianoul
14:00
Metal@Silica Core-shell Fluorescent Nanoparticles for Sensitive Chemical Sensing $*Boudreau D
14:20
Direct Detection of MicroRNA based on Plasmon Hybridization of Nanoparticle Dimers Nguyen BK, Wang Y, MacLachlan E, $*Chen JIL, Peng C
14:40
Attaching Non-thiolated Oligonucleotides to Plasmonic Nanoparticles $*Liu J, Zhou W
15:00
A Novel N-heterocyclic Carbene-based Self-assembled Monolayer on Gold Surfaces for Interaction Analysis in Biacore Systems Li ZJ, Munro K, Crudden CM, $*Horton JH
15:20
Combining Metal-core pH Sensitive Nanoparticles and Microfluidics for Real-time in situ pH Measurements at Biofilm Attachment Surfaces $Parvinzadeh Gashti M, Zarabadi M, Asselin J, Kroukamp O, Boudreau D, *Greener J
15:40
 
End of Session
SS6
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - S Barry, J Giorgi
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Electron Beam Induced Surface Activation of Iron Pentacarbonyl Films on Au(111) Probed with IRRAS in Conjunction with Xe Adsorption Henkie JR, *Rowntree PA, Hollingshead AG
17:40
An Investigation on the Pulse Electrodeposition of Ni-TiO2/TiO2 Multilayer Structures $*Mohajeri S, Dolati A, Ghorbani M
17:40
Thermodynamics of the Under-potential Deposition of Hydrogen on Poly-oriented Single-crystal Electrodes of Pt-group Metals Esau D, Arulmozhi N, *Jerkiewicz G
17:40
Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Based Sensor for Detection of Energetic Materials Havard T, Masson J-F, $*Schmitzer AR
17:40
Low-energy Electron-induced Dissociation in Condensed-phase L-cysteine $*Alizadeh E, Massey S, Sanche L, Rowntree PA
17:40
Properties of Carbon Nitride Thin Films Prepared by a Radio Frequency Magnetron Sputtering Deposition Technique Pipher DJ, Nieradko M, $Semenikhin OA
17:40
Engineering Bacteria Cell Surfaces with Bio-orthogonal Chemistry via Liposome Fusion Elahipanah S, $Yousaf MN
17:40
Understanding the Self-assembly Behaviors and Surface Interactions of Octadecyltrichlorosilane on Mica by Vapor Deposition Huang J, Yan B, Xie L, Shi C, *Zeng HB
17:40
Revisiting Aluminum Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries Nieradko M, $Semenikhin OA
17:40
XPS and ISS Studies of Complex Binary and Ternary Catalyst Surfaces *Karpuzov D, He A, Xu S
17:40
The Interaction of Solid Water with Methyl-terminated Self-assembled Monolayers of Alkanethiols Containing Odd and Even Numbers of Carbon Atoms Abner S, *Rowntree P
17:40
Effect of Chloride on Pitting Corrosion of a TiC-coating Deposited by Sputtering Method on Stainless Steel Madaoui N, $*Saoula N, Ait Djafer AZ, Doulmaz A
17:40
Elucidation of the Novel Mixing Behaviour of Gold Nanoparticles with Hydrocarbon Oils in Langmuir Films McWhirter SM, $*Meli V-M
17:40
A Close-up of Phenylalanine-induced Expansion of Phospholipid Membranes Adamczewski P, $*Tsoukanova V
17:40
A Molecular Smart Surface for Spatio-temporal Studies of Cell Behaviour $*Yousaf MNY
17:40
Infrared Study of Langmuir-Blodgett Films of a Supramolecular Block Copolymer Complex, PS-P4VP/PDP Richard-Lacroix M, Borozenko K, Bazuin CG, $*Pellerin C
17:40
Low Dimension Au Nanostructures by Chemical Vapour Deposition Koponen SE, *Griffiths MBE, McLeod JF, Mandia DJ, Coyle JC, Giorgi JB, $Barry ST
17:40
Inducing Ferromagnetic Behaviour in Cu Nanoparticles and Thin Films via Non-stoichiometric Oxidation Marenco AJ, $Trudel S, *Pedersen DB
17:40
Redox Actuation of Microcantilevers Functionalized with Electroactive Organic Ultrathin Films Castonguay C, Dionne ER, *Badia A
17:40
Analysis of Ni+2 Influence on Nafion-coated and Bare Pt during Methanol Electro-oxidation by Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Jalil Pour S, *Bock C, $MacDougall BR
17:40
Surface Modified Activated Carbon Electrode for Electrochemical Double Layer Capacitors Assresahegn B, *Bélanger D
17:40
Ordered 2D Assemblies of Peptide Functionalized Silver Nanocubes Jorgenson E, Ianoul A
17:40
Magnetism in Thin-film and Nanostructured Gold *Dong R, $Trudel S, Wolf G, Fischer T, Hillebrands B
17:40
Exfoliation of Graphite Foil into Graphene Ossonon DB, *Bélanger D
17:40
SPR Based Immunosensor for Determination of Binding Affinity of Legionella Collagen Like Proteins Su H, Kerman K
17:40
Mapping Structure and Function in Natural and Artificial Biomaterials Stewart LD, Alhasawi AA, Dong Z, $*Merschrod S EF
17:40
Tunable 3D Plasmonic Nanosensors for Rapid and Sensitive Detection by Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Tabatabaei M, Najiminaini M, Davieau K, Kaminska B, Singh M, Carson JJL, $*Lagugné-Labarthet F
17:40
Pattern Transfer from DNA Nanostructures to Gold Nanoparticles: Anisotropic Control of Directionality, Number, Geometry and Sequence Asymmetry Edwardson TGW, Lau K-L, Bousmail D, Serpell CJ, $*Sleiman HF
17:40
Development of a New Electrochemical Sensor for the Detection and Quantification of Potassium Loubier M, Caron W-O, Normandeau C-O, Asselin J, Landry A-K, *Viens J-F, Boudreau D, $Messaddeq Y
17:40
Tip-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Characterization of ß2AR DNA on Ultra-flat Gold Nanoplates Using Radially Polarized Excitations Pashaee F, Tabatabaei M, *Lagugné-Labarthet F, Caetano FA, Ferguson SSG
17:40
The Preservation of Functional Silver Metal Nanostructures Using Atomic Layer Deposition *Gordon PG, Coyle JP, Bottomley A, Ianoul A, $Barry ST
17:40
Bond Activation in Lignin Models: Decomposition of 2-phenoxyethanol on Pt (111) Ould Hamou CA, $Giorgi JB