Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Materials Chemistry
Monday AM
MT5
201D
Metal and Covalent Organic Frameworks
Organizer(s) - Muralee Murugesu
Chair(s) - Muralee Murugesu
08:00
Understanding Guest Gas Dynamics Within Metal-organic Frameworks Lucier BEG, Zhang Y, Chen S, Lu Y, Chan H, Ren PJ, Wang WD, Wang W, Desveaux B, Wu B, Lee KJ, Boyle PD, McKenzie S, Zheng A, Terskikh VV, $*Huang Y
08:20
Crystalline Transformations of Nanoporous Materials Brunet G, Korobkov I, Safin DA, *Murugesu M, Jover J, Ruiz E
08:40
A New b-Cylcodextrin Metal-Organic Framework Exhibiting Guest Up-take Ahmad TI, Rossman RS, Shepherd HJ, $*Blight BA
09:00
Metal Organic Frameworks as Quantum Materials $*Freedman DE, Zadrozny JM, Harris TD
09:40
Monocrystalline Polymeric Networks $*Wuest JD, Beaudoin D, Levasseur-Grenon O, Maris T
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Gas Separations in Metal-organic Frameworks McDonald TM, Bloch ED, Mason JA, Herm ZR, Reed DA, Xiao DJ, Keitz BK, Kapelewski MT, Gonzales MI, Bachman JE, Siegelman RL, Darago LE, Long JR
11:00
MOFs for Carbon Capture $*Shimizu GKH, Lin JB, Mah RK, Dawson KW, Akhtar F, Vaidhyanathan R, Gelfand BS
11:20
 
End of Session
MT7
201B
Dye Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Holger Eichhorn, Greg Welch
Chair(s) - S Holger Eichhorn
08:00
Developing Theory-driven Approaches to Design Organic Semiconducting Materials $*Risko C
08:40
Multicolored Electrochromic Phosphaviologens Reus C, Stolar M, $*Baumgartner T
09:00
Multifunctional Boron Difluoride Formazanate Dyes Barbon SM, Novoa S, Bender D, Buddingh J, $*Gilroy JB
09:20
Synthesis and Manipulation of BODIPYs $*Thompson A
09:40
Organoborane Acceptor-functionalized Conjugated Materials $*Jaekle F
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Functionalizable Building Blocks for the Efficient Design and Synthesis of Functional Glass-forming Organic Dyes $*Lebel O, Sabat RG, Nunzi JM
10:40
Anthanthrone as a PAH Building Block: Optical, Electrochemical and Biradical Properties $*Morin JF, Desroches M, Boismenu-Lavoie J, Casado J
11:00
Controlled Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers $*Seferos DS
11:20
 
End of Session
MT8
206E
Optics in Soft Materials
Organizer(s) - Christopher Barrett, Ian Burgess, Kalaichelvi (Kalai) Saravanamuttu
Chair(s) - Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu
08:00
Designing Analytical Equipment for Isolated Environments $*Burgess IB
08:20
A Large Deformation Theory Coupling Photo-chemical Reaction and Electrochemistry for Light-responsive Polyelectrolyte Gels $Hu Y, *dehghanydahaj M
08:40
Immobilized Liquids as Optically Transparent Antifouling Surfaces in Medicine $*Howell C, Sunny S, Sotiri I, Aizenberg J
09:00
Enhancing Human Color Vision by Breaking Binocular Redundancy $*Kats MA, Gundlach BS
09:40
Watching Paint Dry by Thin Film Interferometry Saunders JE, Sanders C, Chen H, Barnes JA, $*Loock H-P
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
The Familiar Cast of Optical Material Properties for Solid Dielectrics Fails to Correctly Represent Soft Matter. Appropriate Theory May Seem Tougher, but Beautiful Simplifications Emerge $*Andrews DL
11:00
Hosting Chemical Reactions in Optical Vortices Mahmood F, Herrera Cortés OA, Arzola AV, Volke-Sepúlveda K, *Saravanamuttu K
11:20
 
End of Session
MTG1
205B
Physical, Theoretical and Computational/Materials Chemistry Joint General Session
Organizer(s) - Robert Scott, Stephen Urquhart
Chair(s) - Stephen Urquhart
08:20
Mechanisitc Insights into The Water-mediated Substrate Assisted Pathway in Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases $Aboelnga MM, *Gauld JW
08:40
A Computational Mechanistic Study of Genetically Encoded Fluorescent Voltage Sensors Based on eGFP Simine L, Sun L, Lammert H, Onuchic J, Rossky PJ
09:00
Radially Distributed Waveguide Arrays (RDWA): Polymer Films with Large Fields of View Inspired by the Compound Eyes of Arthropods Benincasa K, Lin H, *Saravanamuttu K, Fradin C
09:20
Design and Synthesis of Functional Bioorthogonal Nanomaterials Luo W, Gobbo P, Gunawardene PN, Van Belois AB, McNitt CD, Sutton DA, Popik VV, $*Workentin MS
09:40
Lanthanide-based Nanoparticles as MRI Contrast Agents for Targeting Human Prostate Cancer Dash A, $van Veggel FCJ
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Effects of Nitrogen-doping on the Photophysical Properties of Carbon Dots Manioudakis J, Victoria F, $*Naccache R
10:40
Origin of Excess Stokes Shift in Colloidal Quantum Dots and Its Effect on Open Circuit Voltage in Solar Cells Voznyy O, Fan F, Kiani A, Ip A, Walters G, Fan J, Levina L, $Sargent EH
11:00
 
End of Session
Monday PM
MT5
201D
Metal and Covalent Organic Frameworks
Organizer(s) - Muralee Murugesu
Chair(s) - Danna Freedman
13:40
Metal-semiquinoid Magnet Materials Harris TD
14:20
High-nuclearity 3d/4f-Metal Complexes with Aesthetically-pleasing Structures and Single-molecule Magnetism Properties $*Stamatatos TC, Alexandropoulos DI, Cunha-Silva L, Wernsdorfer W, Christou G
14:40
Rotational Dynamics of a [2]Rotaxane Pillar inside a Porphyrin-based Metal-organic Framework Martinez-Bulit P, O'Keefe CA, Zhu K, Schurko RW, $*Loeb SJ
15:00
Organic Frameworks for Highly Stable Energy Storage Electrodes Schon TB, Tilley AJ, Kynaston EL, $*Seferos DS
15:20
Metal-organic Framework Materials from Mechanically Interlocked Linkers Gholami G, Zhu K, Frank N, Baggi G, $*Loeb SJ
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Metal-azolate MOFs Enable Unique Catalysis and Small Molecule Reactivity Bigly $*Dinca M, Rieth AJ, Tulchinsky Y, Hendon CH, Brown CM, Metzger EM, Comito RJ
16:40
Using Parasitic Energy Analysis to Evaluate the Use of Metal-organic Frameworks for O2/N2 and CO2/H2 Separations in the Context of Pre-combustion Carbon Capture Dureckova H, Collins SP, $Woo TK
17:00
Clean and Efficient MOF Synthesis from Simplest Reagents Enabled by Green Solid-state Chemistry Brand M, Mottillo C, Do J-L, $*Friscic T
17:20
 
CCUCC Chemistry Doctoral Award Lecture
17:20
Synthesis and Design of Microporous Metal-organic Materials and Molecular Solids in the Solid State *Mottillo C
18:00
 
End of Session
MT7
201B
Dye Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Holger Eichhorn, Greg Welch
Chair(s) - Greg Welch
13:40
New Form of an Old Natural Dye: Indigo-Derived Novel Electron Acceptors for High Performance Organic Electronic Materials $*Liu Y, He B, Klivansky L, Kolaczkowsky M, Chen T
14:20
New Tricks for One of the Oldest Dogs: Indigo as a Template for New Chromophores and Ligands $*Hicks RG, Hong HJ, Conover C
14:40
Polymer Semiconductors Based on some Dyestuffs for Field Effect Transistors $*Li Y, Deng Y, Guo C, Guo L, Li X, Wang J, He Y, Quinn J
15:00
Unusual Structural Effects in Near-IR Emissive Poly(hetero)cyclic Aromatics $*Perepichka DF
15:20
Grain Boundaries Limit the Stability of Charge Transport through Perylene-diimide Thin Films Weitz RT
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Design and Synthesis of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Controlling Self-assembly and Photophysical Properties $*Maly KE
16:20
Derivatization of New Donor/Acceptor-functionalized p-Conjugated Systems from Pentacene-5,7,12,14-tetraone *Zhao Y, $Younes EA
16:40
Reigning in Pt(II) Blue Emitters: Full Steric Constraint Wang X, $*Wang S
17:00
Donor-acceptor and Panchromatic Dyes Containing 2,4,6-Trithienyl-1,3,5-Triazine Cores Taing H, *Rothera J, $Eichhorn SH
17:20
Copper(I) Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Compounds: New Insight into their Design $*Zysman-Colman E, Li C
17:40
 
End of Session
MT8
206E
Optics in Soft Materials
Organizer(s) - Christopher Barrett, Ian Burgess, Kalaichelvi (Kalai) Saravanamuttu
Chair(s) - Ian Burgess
13:40
Tailoring Light Beams with Liquid Crystals Devices $*Karimi E
14:20
Bioinspired Adaptive Materials for Optical Molecular Sensing and Artificial Phototropism $*He X, Sun M, Bai R, Suo Z, Qi J
15:00
Azobenzene-modified Silk Gels for Two-photon Light Induced Surface Patterning Landry MJ, Cronin-Golomb M, $*Barrett CJ
15:20
Optochemical Organization: Transferring and Encoding Information in a Photopolymer Hudson A, Ponte M, *Saravanamuttu K
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Reverse Micelles as Nanoreactors - Stability, Solubility and Spectroscopy $*Turak A
16:40
Optical Properties of Strained Nano-thin Metallic Films $*Kherani NP, Kazemi-Zanjani N
17:20
Nanohybrid Conjugated Polyelectrolytes: Ultrabright and Photostable Nanoparticles for Targeted Cellular Imaging Darwish G, Aboumattar T, $*Karam P
17:40
 
End of Session
MTG1
205B
Physical, Theoretical and Computational/Materials Chemistry Joint General Session
Organizer(s) - Robert Scott, Stephen Urquhart
Chair(s) - Robert Scott
13:40
Designing Durable Icephobic Surfaces *Golovin K, $Tuteja A
14:00
Propagation of Structural Chirality in Liquids Quémener M, $*Galstian T, Marmin T, Laroche V, Dory YL
14:20
Abnormal N-heterocyclic Carbene-stabilized Metal Surfaces and Nanoparticles Nazemi A, Li C-H, Narouz M, She Z, Kraatz H-B, $*Crudden CM
14:40
Novel N-heterocyclic Carbene-functionalized Gold Nanoparticles with Enhanced Stability Li C-H, Maclean MWA, Zamora MT, Man RWY, $*Crudden CM
15:00
Atomically Precise Metal Clusters: Synthesis and Unique Optical Properties $*Stamplecoskie KG
15:20
Systematic Investigation of Intermolecular Interactions in NEXAFS Spectroscopy Perera S, *Wang J, $Urquhart SG
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Pressure Induced Polymorphic, Optical and Electronic Transitions of Formamidinium Lead Iodide Perovskite Wang P, $*Song Y
16:20
X-ray Absorption Near Edge Structures and X-ray Excited Optical Luminescence Studies of ZnS/ZnO Nano-composites Wang ZQ, *Sham TK
16:40
Making Synchrotron Light Shine: A Case Study of TiO2 Li J, $*Sham TK
17:00
Materials Characterization at the Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy *Mark AF, $Botton GA
17:20
Back to the Future - The Next Chapter for the Canadian Light Source $*Lamb R
17:40
 
End of Session
MTP
Hall C
Poster Session
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
A Comparative Analysis of the Gasification Performances of Torrefied and Untorrefied Biomass: Influence of Feedstock Characteristics, Gasifier Design and Operating Variables on Conversion Efficiency $*Anukam AI, Mamphweli SN, Reddy P, Okoh OO, Meyer EL
17:40
Synthesis, Structure and Properties of New Mg(II)-metal-organic Framework and Its Prowess as Catalyst in the Production of 4H-pyrans Gangu KK, Maddila SM, Mukkamala SB, *Jonnalagadda SBJ
17:40
Synthesis, Surface modification, and Characterization of NaGdF4: Yb3+, Er3+ Upconverting Nanocubes Chen L, Tse WH, $*Zhang J
17:40
Reverse Microemulsion Method for Fabrication of Nano-nickel Electrode: Electrolytic Oxidation of Alcohols in Direct Ethanol Fuel Cell *Din MI
17:40
Liquid Crystalline Materials Design for Optoelectronic Applications Ester DF, $Williams VE
17:40
Preparation of Enzyme-silicon Nanocrystal Hybrids through Thiol-Ene Reaction Robidillo CJT, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
Tunable and Photo-reactive Microporous Organic Frameworks $Wang C, *Zhao Y
17:40
Single Wall Carbon Nanotube (SWCNT)-Gold Nanorod (AuNR) Conjugates by an Inverse-electron-demand Diels-Alder Reaction Ni S, Zhu J, Mezour MA, $*Lennox RB
17:40
An Efficient Method to Wastematerial into Best Material $*Kaur H, Kaur A
17:40
Domain Structure and Switching Behavior of Lead-free BNT Based Piezoelectric Thin Films Zhao J, *Ren W, Wang L, Niu G, Zhang N, Liu M, Shi P, Ye Z
17:40
Chemical Synthesis, Characterizations and Applications of Surface Modifying Macromolecules (SMMs) for Nano-porous Paterials *Rana D, $Matsuura T
17:40
BODIPY-FL Fluorescently Labeled Cellulose Nanocrystals for Bioimaging Application Asencio A, $*Sunasee R
17:40
Supercooling and Molecular Clusters in Liquid Fatty Acids Noël JA, White MA
17:40
Controllable Fabrication of Nano-AgI/flower-like BiOI Composites and Photo-catalysis Induced by Visible-light $*Qin CG, Ouyang GW, Yin MZ, Feng Q, Li X
17:40
Time-resolved Spectroscopic Investigation of Excited State Dynamics in Carbon-based Photocatalysts *Godin R, $Durrant J
17:40
Tetrahedral Perylene Diimide Materials and their Application in Organic Photovoltaics Pettipas RD, $*Kelly TL
17:40
Ordered Metallic Nanoparticles via Pulsed Laser Induced Dewetting on Porous N-type Silicon as a Template Fulton A, $Shi Y
17:40
Synthesis of 2D and 3D Covalent Organic Frameworks Based on Boron for Energy Storage and Conversion $Peter A, *Duong A
17:40
Preparation of 2D Metal-organic Polymers for Applications in Batteries and Solar Cells $Mohan M, *Duong A
17:40
MWCNT, Graphene and Single Walled Carbon Nanohorns-based Polymeric Materials for Durable and Effective Supercapacitors Operating in Environment-friendly Media *Radtke M, Ignaszak A
17:40
Self-assembly of Metallotectons to Create Two Dimension Catalytic Ordered Materials Rajak S, $Duong A
17:40
Intermolecular Interactions: The Case of Planar Tridentate Ligands $*Liu C, Thuijs AE, Felts AC, Ballouk HF, Abboud KA
17:40
Highly Stable, Low Gas Cross-over, Proton-conducting Phenylated Polyphenylenes Adamski M, $Holdcroft S
17:40
Kaolinite Aggregation in Book-like Sructures from Non-aqueous Media Mansa R, Ngassa G, $Detellier C
17:40
Polycyclopentene Crystal-decorated Carbon Nanotubes by Convenient Large-scale In Situ Polymerization and their Lotus Leaf-like Superhydrophobic Films Huang L, *Ye Z
17:40
Valorization of Phillipine Seafood Waste Materials Ponce CP, Gaje AC, Cadeliña MD, Martizano JO
17:40
Epoxy-thiol Decorated Silica Sol-gel Coatings: Impact of Crosslinking on Corrosion Prevention Shetranjiwalla S, $*Vreugdenhil AJ
17:40
Supramolecular Self-assembly of Conjugated Polymers for Electronic Applications Charron B, Ocheje M, $*Rondeau-Gagne S
17:40
Insulating Polymer Additives in Small Molecule and Polymer Photovoltaics: How They Are Tolerated and Their Use as Potential Interlayers Manion JG, Gao D, Brodersen PM, $*Seferos DS
17:40
Synthesis Parameters for Aqueous Few Layer Graphene Materials from Graphitic Sources Wright KL, $*Vreugdenhil AJ
17:40
Conception et Synthèse de Covalent Organic Frameworks Mimant la Structure du Graphène pour la Fabrication d'électrodes dans les Batteries Tremblay A, *Duong A
17:40
Yet More Hyphens: Spectro-Tomo-Cryo-X-ray Microscopy and Other Upgrades to the Spectromicroscopy Beamline at the Canadian Light Source Leontowich AFG, Berg R, Regier C, Taylor DM, Coulthard I, Wang J, Swirsky J, Geilhufe J, Karunakaran C, Hitchcock AP, $*Urquhart SG
17:40
Synthesis of Stable Anion Exchange Membranes for Use in Fuel Cells Ward J, Fan J, $*Holdcroft S
17:40
A General, Scalable Route to Synthesize Group 14 Quantum Dots Kirshenbaum M, Boebinger M, McDowel M, *Dasog M
17:40
(3E,7E)-3,7-bis(2-oxoindolin-3-ylidene)- benzo[1,2-b:4,5-b']difuran-2,6(3H,7H)-dione (IBDF)-based Polymers for Organic Thin Film Transistors (OTFTs) He YH, Quinn JQ, $*Li YL
17:40
X-ray Absorption Studies on Titania-based Nanomaterials *Li J, $Sham TK
17:40
In Operando X-ray Diffraction of a Perovskite Solar Cell Under Humid Conditions Fransishyn K, Kundu S, $*Kelly T
17:40
Pt-Rh and Pt-Ru Epitaxial Alloys for Electrochemical NO3- Reduction and Dimethyl Ether Oxidation Wang A, Duca M, Sacré N, Garbarino S, $*Guay D
17:40
PSZ-1: A New Class of Photochromic Metal-organic Frameworks Furlong B, $Katz M
17:40
Organophosphorus Light Emitting Polymers Targeting Solid State Lighting MacLean LA, $Baumgartner T
17:40
T-shaped Rotaxane Ligands for MOFs: A New Design Stirk AJ, Zhu K, O'Keefe CA, Schurko RW, $*Loeb SJ
17:40
Surface Modification of Lanthanide (NaLnF4) Nanoparticles for High-Sensitivity Mass Cytometry Tong L, Pichaandi J, Arnett LP, Lu E, Bouzekri A, Ornatsky O, Baranov V, Winnik MA
17:40
Development of New Graphitizable Polymers as Well-defined Carbon Architectures Precursors de Boever R, Zhang J, Claverie J
17:40
Investigating the Influence of Ligands on the Surface-state Emission of Colloidal CdSe Quantum Dots Mack TG, Jethi L, Palato S, $*Kambhampati P
17:40
Low-cost, Solution-based Fabrication of Conductive and Stretchable Textiles for Wearable Electronics Wu Y, Mechael S, Chen Y, $*Carmichael TB
17:40
Synthesis and Plasmonic Properties of Core/Half Shell Nanoparticles Gale-Mouldey A, $Ianoul I
17:40
Diffusion of Silver Nanocubes into Polymer Surfaces Monitored by Hybrid Plasmonic Modes Bushell M, $Ianoul I
17:40
Synthesis of Cyclic Carbonates from Alkenes using Gold Nanoparticle Catalysts in Tetraalkylphosphonium Halide Ionic Liquids Phung V, $*Scott RWJ
17:40
A Materials Genome Initiative Approach to Catalytic Reactions *Harris AG, $Green ML
17:40
Effect of Pyrazine Ring Tilting upon CO2 Adsorption in TIFSIX-3-Ni, a Hybrid Ultramicroporous Material Mulcair M, Syed SAM, $*Zaworotko MJ
17:40
Structural Study of Doped Zinc-antimonide Zn13Sb10 Lo C-WT, $Mozharivskyj Y
17:40
Size Dependence of Ultra-small CdSe Nanocrystals Jethi L, Mack T, $Kambhampati P
17:40
Growing Organic Semiconductor Films from Supercritical Fluids $Kaake L, *Yousefi N
17:40
CO2 Capture and Storage: An Investigative Study of Adsorption in Metal-organic Frameworks by VT-SSNMR and XAFS Chan H, Lucier BEG, Sham TK, $Huang Y
17:40
Benchmark Separation of Acetylene from Ethylene by a Family of Hybrid Ultramicroporous Materials Bajpai A, O'Nolan D, $*Zaworotko MJ
17:40
Self-assembling Phosphaviologens Bharaj S, $Baumgartner T
17:40
The Oxidative Steam Reforming of Ethanol (OSRE) over Cobalt on Two Different Acitve Supporters, CeO2 and BZDy Ciou YC, $*Wang JH
17:40
Thienopyrazine Polymers as N-type Materials for Stable Organic Supercapacitors McAllister BT, DiCarmine PM, Schon TB, $*Seferos DS
17:40
The Role of Oxygen in Silicon Nanocrystal Photoluminescence Sinelnikov R, Meldrum A, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
A Synthetic Protection-photodeprotection Strategy towards Strained Alkyne-functionalized Gold Nanoparticles Van Belois A, Luo W, Gobbo P, Popik VV, Gilroy JB, Workentin MS
17:40
Silver-copper Oxide Core-half Shell Nanoparticles Jorgenson E, $*Ianoul A
17:40
Investigating Growth of the Ga-MIL-53 Metal-organic Frameworks via Atomic Force Microscopy Wang Z, Nie H, $*Huang Y
17:40
Using Ionic Liquids in Fabrication of VO2 Nanostructures for Thermochromic Coatings (Smart Windows Application) Nazari S, Charpentier PA
17:40
Hydroamination as a Facile Route to Luminescent Donor-acceptor Triarylboranes Thompson KA, Hao H, Schafer LL, Hudson ZM
17:40
Battery Performances of Organic Cathode Materials Including Redox-active S-S Bonds *Tanfuki N, Izumi T, Takeshi S, Yoahikawa H
17:40
Synthesis of Carboxylated Dithiafulvenes and Tetrathiafulvalene Vinylogues as Redox-active Ligands Adows H, *Zhao Y
17:40
Integrating DNA Nanotechnology with Gold Nanomaterials Luo X, Chidchob P, Edwardson TGW, *Sleiman HF
17:40
Radical labelled Au Nanoparticles; Synthesis and Surface Modification Alsaleh A, $*Rawson JM
17:40
A Cu(I)-based Turn-on Luminescence Sensor for Volatile Thioethers Varju BR, Ovens JS, $*Leznoff DB
17:40
Synthetic Routes to Silicone-modified Soybean Oil Copolymers Gale CB, Chin BA, $*Brook MA
17:40
Investigating CO2, CO and C2D4 Dynamics in the - Zinc Formate and M2(BDC)2DABCO MOFs via Solid-state NMR Wu B, Lucier BEG, $*Huang Y
17:40
Enhanced (Opto)Electronic Device Fabrication from Surface Modified 2D Silicon Nanosheets *Lyuleeva A, Helbich T, Holzmüller P, Narreto MA, Hegmann F, Rieger B, $Lugli P
17:40
Mechanochemistry for Rapid, High-yielding Synthesis of Ultralight Microporous Boron Imidazolate Frameworks (BIFs) Crew J, Do J-L, Howart AJ, Farha OK, $*Fricic T
17:40
Doping across the Periodic Table: Loading Metals within MIL-121 Chen SS, Luo W, Lucier BEG, Masih D, Chan H, Terskikh V, Workentin MS, Rohani S, Sham TK, *Huang YN
17:40
Lanthanide Distribution in NaLuF4:Gd,Yb,Er Upconversion Nanocrystals by EDS, EFTEM and EELS Lu E, Pichaandi J, Tong L, Howe J, $*Winnik MA
17:40
Thioindigo Derivatives as Photoswitchable Hydrogen Bond Acceptor Arrays Davoud F, $Wisner JA
17:40
Rerouting Light with Chemistry: Interactions of Self-trapped Beams in Photoresponsive Media Morim DR, Shastri A, Bevern D, Aizenberg J, Vargas-Baca I, $*Saravanamuttu K
17:40
A Survey of Hydrogen Bond Donor Arrays Paired with Photoswitchable Acceptor Arrays Pleizier J, $Wisner JA
17:40
Dithiafulvene Derivative Monolayers as Surface Modifiers of Gold Films Rodrigues Pereira S, Wang Y, Zhao Y, $*Merschrod E
17:40
Quaternized Cellulose Hydrogels as Sorbent Materials and Pickering Emulsion Stabilizing Agents $Udoetok IA, *Wilson LD, Headley JV
17:40
Application of Metal-phthalocyanine and Metal-porphyrin Complexes as Molecular Inks for Dip Pen Nanolithography (DPN) on 4-Pyridinepropanol Silicon Modified Surfaces Alavi SA, $Safari N
17:40
Investigation of Factors Affecting Surface Modification of Cellulose Nanocrystals with Diazonium Cations Jankovic NC, *Du R, $McDermott MT, Ayranci C
17:40
Bottlebrush Copolymers from Semiconducting Monomers Tonge C, Cheng S, *Sauvé E, $Hudson ZM
17:40
Processable Bulk Supramolecular Polymer from an Organometallic Small Molecule Building Block Lanigan N, Assoud A, $*Wang X
17:40
Nanoparticle Chains as Electrochemical Sensors and Electrodes Pu L, Baig M, $*Maheshwari V
17:40
Measuring the Mechanical Properties of Nanocellulose Using Amplitude Modulated Frequency Modulated Atomic Force Microscopy Marway HS, $*Cranston ED
17:40
Multilayered Elastomeric Substrates for Improved Stretchable Electronics Schlingman K, $Carmichael TB
17:40
Enhanced Fields of View in Epoxide Waveguide Arrays Doped with Au Nanoparticles Pan Y, Lin H, Basker DK, Fradin C, *Saravanamuttu K
17:40
Surface Functionalization for Precise Control of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Deposition Kulak MR, Selmani S, $Schipper DJ
17:40
Stretchable and Self-healable Conjugated Polymeric Materials via Dynamic Interactions Ocheje M, Charron B, Wojtkiewicz K, $*Rondeau-Gagné S
17:40
Porphyrins and Rotaxanes Together: One-pot Synthesis of [5]Rotaxanes Martinez-Bulit P, Zhu K, $*Loeb SJ
17:40
Approach to Columnar Discotic Liquid Crystals with Interfaces Between Aromatic Cores Ko J, *Taing H, $Eichhorn SH
17:40
Rapid Microwave Synthesis of New Thionated Naphthalene Diimide-based Materials Pahlavanlu P, $Seferos DS
17:40
Maximizing Filler Particle Loading in Dental Resin Composites Wang RL, Habib E, *Zhu XX
17:40
Studying the Effect of Cathode and Electrolyte Choice on the Electrochemical Products of the Sodium-oxygen Battery through Solid State Magic Angle Spinning NMR Franko CJ, Reeve ZEM, Harris KJ, $Goward GR, Yadegari H, Sun X
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of Nanoscopic Platinum-based Electrocatalysts Tahmasebi S, $*Jerkiewicz G, Baranton S, Coutanceau C
17:40
Multifunctional Upconversion Nanoparticles as 800 nm Triggered PDT/PTT Therapeutic Agents Hu YH, Honek JH, *Lu QBL
17:40
Waveguide Encoded Intersecting (WIDEI) Lattices: Planar Polymer Films with Enhanced Fields of View and Multiple Imaging Functionality Lin H, Hosein ID, Benincasa KA, *Saravanumuttu K
17:40
Void Space in 1,3,5-Triazine Liquid Crystals Generates Uncommon Discotic Nematic Phases Rothera J, *Taing H, $Eichhorn SH
17:40
Facile Controlled Preparation of Multifunctional Core-shell Magnetic Nanoparticles by Thiol-ene Click Reactions, and Potential Use in Microfluidic Separations Chen X, Pietro W, Organ M
17:40
Photocatalytic H2 Generation Using Modified Semiconductors Hodgins J, Sandre V, *Lanterna AE, $Scaiano JC
17:40
Bimodal Imaging Probes Using Carbon Dots Macairan JR, *Naccache R
17:40
Ag@Au Nanoparticles Surported on Carbon Fibers: Fancil Fabrecation and their High Performance for Ethanol Electrooxidation Wang CQ, *Goh C
17:40
Stabilization of Self-assembled Nanostructures through Metal Coordination McTaggart MR, $*Malardier-Jugroot C
17:40
Synthesis and Characterization of meso ZSM-5 and its Application as a Hetergeneous Catalyst for the Production of n-Butyl Levulinate Morawala D, *Maheria K
17:40
Rapid Synthesis of Highly Microporous Metal-organic Frameworks from Metal Oxides in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Mottillo C, Marrett J, Nickels CW, Girard S, Gandrath D, Howarth AJ, Farha OK, Li C-J, $*Friscic T
17:40
Systematic Solid-state Studies of the Effect of Molecular Functionalities on Topological Preferences of Metal-organic Frameworks Marrett J, Katsenis AD, Arhangelskis M, Ayoub G, Howarth A, Farha OK, $*Friscic T
17:40
New Solid Polymer Electrolyte for Lithium Batteries Lévesque- Bélanger R, Daigle JC, Commarieu B, Claverie JP, Zaghib K
17:40
Tuning Structure and Activity of Environmentally Friendly Nanoreactors in Water: 1D vs 2D Confinement $Zeeb N, *Malardier-Jugroot C, McTaggart M
17:40
Nanoparticle Shape Governs Segregation of Polymer Ligands into Patches Galati E, Tebbe M, Querejeta-Fernández A, $*Kumacheva E
17:40
A Metal-free Multicomponent Synthesis of Poly(1,3-dipoles) and Polyheterocycles Lau A, $Arndtsen BA
17:40
Microcontact Printing of N-heterocyclic Carbene Molecules on Gold Brooks H, Padmos JD, $*Horton JH
17:40
Thermo-plasmonic Patterning of Silver Nanocrystal/Polymer Composite Thin Films *Prezgot D, Bottomley A, Jorgenson E, $Ianoul A
17:40
Lewis Acid Protection for Synthesis of Amine Terminated Silicon Nanocrystals: A Method for Luminescent Materials with Stimuli Responsive Hydrophobicity Thiessen AN, Purkait TK, *Veinot JGC
17:40
Synthesizing and Engineering the Next Generation of Immobilized Antimicrobial Coatings Bedard JP, Porosa LM, Caschera A, Lough AJ, $Foucher DA
17:40
Towards the Development of Highly Conjugated BDx Systems for Organic Electronics Brown AE, $*Jeffries-EL M
17:40
Amine Mediated Hybrid Halogen Protection for Single-step Colloidal Quantum Dot Infrared Photovoltaics Fan JF, Liu ML, Levina LL, Quintero-Bermudez RQB, Liu ML, Ouellette OO, Hoogland SH, $*Sargent EHS
17:40
Photochemistry in Optical Vortices Herrera O, Mahmood F, Morim D, Arzola A, Volke-Sepulveda K, $*Saravanamuttu K
17:40
Bio-inspired Hierarchical Nanostructures for Tactile and Thermal Sensors Saraf R, Pu L, $*Maheshwari V
17:40
Preparation of Alkyl-modified Germanium Nanosheets Yu H, Helbich T, Scherf LM, Rieger B, Fässler TF, $*Veinot JGC
17:40
1H and 27Al Solid State NMR of Intercalated and Covalently Grafted Kaolinite Fafard J, $*Detellier C
17:40
Pressure Induced Phase Transitions of Phosphorus Allotropes Xiang H, *Song Y, Sun XA
17:40
Highly Stretchable Hydrogel-based Materials for Effective Supercapacitors Radtke M, Ignaszak A
17:40
Photocatalytic Applications of Novel Dye/Metal Oxide Semiconductor Composites Crabbe BW, Kuehm OP, MacLean BJ, Aquino MAS, $*Hallett-Tapley GL
17:40
Electrolyte and Dye Effects on Dye-sensitized Solar Cell Efficiency and Stability Fischer BJ, $Koivisto BD
17:40
High Yeild Synthesis of Uniform Au Nanotetrapods with Unique Symmetry and Excellent Surface Plasmonic Properties *Liu K
17:40
Carbon Dots and Chirality Victoria F, *Manioudakis J, $Naccache R
17:40
Synergistic Electrocatalysis of Formic Acid Oxidation on Polyaniline and Platinum Nanostructures Abd El-Moghny M, Alalawy A, Mohammad A, Mazhar A, *El-Deab M, El-Anadouli B
17:40
Temperture Effects on the Catalytic Behaviour of Nickel Structures towards Oxygen Evolution Reaction Sayed SY, Sayed DM, El-Nagar GA, El-Anadouli BE, $*El-Deab S
17:40
Synthesis and Photopolymerization of Diacetylene-containing Conjugated Polymers Nyayachavadi A, $*Rondeau-Gagne S
17:40
Two-colour Fluorescence Intermittency Spectroscopy: Shedding Light on 'Blinking' in Semiconductor Nanocrystals Hasham M, Morenz KJ, $*Wilson MWB
17:40
Gold Clusters - A New Class of Photonic Materials Yousefalizadeh G, Stamplecoskie K
17:40
Development of Inductive CVD with Polymer Source Rumsby C, Corkum A, $*Scarlete M
17:40
Accessing Monodisperse Metal-sulfide Nanoparticles in Solid-state through Mechanoactivation Malca MY, Friscic T, $Moores A
17:40
Diamond Substrates Modified with Self-assembled Organophosphonate Monolayers for Silicon Nanoparticle Immobilization Csiki R, Rehl B, Helbich T, Stoiber K, Janssens SD, Haenen K, Veinot JGC, Rieger B, Gibbs-Davis J, Stutzmann M, Cattani-Scholz A
17:40
An Old Dye as a New Dish: A Supramolecular Merocyanine Chemosensor Modulated by Self-assembly Beatty M, Borges J, Barr C, $Hof F
17:40
Nanomagnetite: A Green Electrochemical Synthesis, Physical and Biological Characterization, and Computational Analysis Taimoory SMD, Rahdar A, $*Trant JF
17:40
Naturally Occurring Metal-organic Frameworks *Huskic I, Pekov I, Krivovichev SV, $Friscic T
17:40
Two-colour g(2) Photon Correlation in Solution: Towards a Measurement of Bright Singlet Fission Morenz KJ, Hasham M, Wilson MWB
17:40
Heavy Metal Capture in Water Using Carbon Dots Noun F, $*Naccache R
17:40
Rational Design of Imidazolium Electron Acceptors for Organic Batteries Hogan D, $*Sutherland T
17:40
Beyond Buckling: Humidity-independent Measurement of the Mechanical Properties of Cellulose Nanocrystal-based Films Gill U, Sutherland T, Himbert S, Zhu Y, Rheinstädter MC, Cranston ED, Moran-Mirabal JM
17:40
Bipolar Electrochemical Synthesis of ZnO Ignaszak A, Hakimian A
17:40
Noble Metal-doped Semiconductors: Alternative Photocatalysts for Organic Transformations Hainer A, MArina N, Lanterna AE, $*Scaiano JC
17:40
TiO2 Nanoparticles Size Effects on Porphyrin and Ruthenium Dye-sensitized Solar Cells Conversion Efficiency *Safari N, $Tahay P
17:40
Development of Novel Nano-structured Materials for Energy and Environmental Sustainability Amaranatha Reddy D, Park H, Ma R, Hong S, Praveen Kumar D, $*Kyu Kim T
Tuesday AM
MT3
206E
Emerging Materials Researchers
Organizer(s) - Todd Sutherland
Chair(s) - Todd Sutherland
08:20
Emerging Porous Materials for Sensing and Separations $*Katz MJ
08:40
Photocatalyic Phosphaviologen-Titania Dyad Stolar M, Heyne B, $*Baumgartner T
09:00
Unusual BN Heterocycles Derived from Formazanate Ligands Barbon SM, $*Gilroy JB
09:20
Stimuli-responsive Microgels-based Systems and their Application in Controlled Drug Release Gao Y, *Serpe MJ
09:40
Charge Carrier Generation in Photonic Hybrid Photovoltaic Films of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)/TiO2 Inverse Opals $*Chen JIL, Tulsiram N, Kerr K
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Ligand Design: Multidentate Open and Closed Shell Conjugated Materials $*Brusso JL
10:40
From Closed-shell to Open-shell Biradical: Mechanochemical Breaking of a p-bond Desroches M, Boismenu-Lavoie J, $*Morin JF
11:00
Solid-state Chemistry for Cleaner and More Efficient Materials Synthesis and Discovery $*Friscic T
11:20
 
Award for Research Excellence in Materials Chemistry Lecture
11:20
Group 14 Nanomaterials: Complex Systems with Vast Potential $*Veinot JGC
12:00
 
End of Session
MT5
201D
Metal and Covalent Organic Frameworks
Organizer(s) - Muralee Murugesu
Chair(s) - Michael Katz
08:00
Understanding the Structural Stability and Enhanced CO2 Storage of SIFSIX-3-Zn under High Pressures via Vibrational Spectroscopy and X-ray Diffraction Jiang S, $Huang Y, *Song Y
08:20
Discovery of New Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks through Solid-state Techniques Katsenis AD, Arhangelskis M, Marrett J, Dayaker G, *Friscic T
08:40
Chemical Transformation through Partial Dissolution of a Metastable Metal-organic Framework Anderson S, Gladysiak A, Boyd PG, Ireland C, Miéville P, Tiana D, Smit B, $*Stylianou K
09:00
Large Scale Screening of the Optimized Parasitic Energy of CO2 Capture of Experimentally Characterized Metal Organic Frameworks Collins SP, $*Woo TK
09:20
Made-to-order Metal-organic Frameworks for the Energy-intensive Separations and Gas Storage $*Eddaoudi M
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Crystal Engineering of Hybrid Ultramicroporous Materials Zaworotko MJ
11:00
Designing Metal Organic Frameworks for Carbon Dioxide Capture: Computational Discovery Guiding Experimental Design Boyd PG, Chidambaram A, Daff TD, Stylianou K, Smit B, $*Woo TK
11:20
Oxidative Detoxification of Sulfur Mustard Using Metal-organic Frameworks Howarth AJ, Liu Y, Buru CT, Mahle JJ, Buchanan JH, DeCoste JB, Hupp JT, $*Farha OK
11:40
New Techniques for the Efficient Synthesis and Discovery of Microporous Metal-organic Frameworks $*Friscic T
12:00
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
MT5
201D
Metal and Covalent Organic Frameworks
Organizer(s) - Muralee Murugesu
Chair(s) - Gabriel Brunet
13:40
Designing Highly Birefringent Metal Coordination Polymer Materials $*Leznoff DB
14:00
Theoretical Evaluation of Thermodynamic Stability of ZIF Topologies Using Periodic DFT Calculations Arhangelskis M, Akimbekov Z, Katsenis AD, Nagabushana GP, Ayoub G, Morris AJ, $*Friscic T, Navrotsky A
14:20
Aromatic Ligand Stacking as an Active Site in MOFs for the Capture of Carbon Dioxide $*Stylianou KC, Chidambaram A, Boyd PG, Smit B
14:40
A Computational Study of Metal Organic Frameworks and their Potential to Capture Fugitive Coal Mine Methane Burns TD, Collins SP, $*Woo TK
15:00
Synthesis and Characterization of Functional Metal Organic Framework Materials $*Farha OK
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Light, Water, and Air: Metal-organic Frameworks in Materials Chemistry $*Katz MJ
16:20
Development of New Phosphonate Monoester-based Frameworks Gelfand BS, Huynh RS, Mah RK, $Shimizu GKH
16:40
Molecular Shuttling inside Zr-based MOFs Gholami G, Zhu K, $*Loeb SJ
17:00
New Porous MOFs with Enhanced Gas Uptake and Luminescence Properties $*Fedin VP
17:20
Optimizing the Energetic Cost of CO2 Capture in Nanoporous Materials Using the Molecular Simulation Toolbox $*Woo TK
17:40
 
End of Session
MT7
201E
Dye Chemistry
Organizer(s) - Holger Eichhorn, Greg Welch
Chair(s) - S Holger Eichhorn
13:40
New Near-infrared Absorbers Based on Structural Variants of Isoindigo $*Kelly TL, Randell NM, Ganguly A, Fransishyn KF
14:00
Patchy Nanofibers from the Self-assembly of a Conjugated Diblock Copolymer $Kynaston EL, Fang Y, Manion JG, Obhi NK, Howe JY, Perepichka DF, *Seferos DS
14:20
Design Principles for Organic Double Heterojunction Solar Cells $*Kaake LG
14:40
Direct (hetero)arylation Polymerization (DHAP): A Powerful Tool for the Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers $*Leclerc M
15:00
Silicon Phthalocyanines as Emerging Materials in Organic Photovoltaics/Solar Cells; Methods to Solubilize and Enhance Functionality $*Bender TP, Lessard BH
15:20
Simple Non-fullerene Molecular Acceptors for Organic Solar Cells Josse P, Blanchard P, $*Cabanetos C
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Simple Photoactive Materials for Single-component Organic Solar Cells Labrunie A, Blanchard P, $*Cabanetos C
16:20
Efficient Coupling of Multiple Organic Dyes to Construct Molecular Acceptors for Organic Solar Cells $*Welch GC, McAfee SA, Payne AJ, Cann J, Dayneko S, Cabanetos C, Blanchard P, Josse P
16:40
How Dyes Serve as a Tool for Quantifying Non-covalent Interactions Kellett CW, $*Berlinguette CP
17:00
Design Considerations for Incorporating Visible Light Absorbing Chromophores into Electrocatalytic Ni(II) Complexes for Photochemical Proton Reduction *Majewski MB, Phelan BT, $Wasielewski MR
17:20
Tuning the Photophysics of Dyes Used for Single-molecule Imaging: A Battle for More Photons Glembockyte V, Lin J, $*Cosa G
17:40
 
End of Session
MTG1
206C
Physical, Theoretical and Computational/Materials Chemistry Joint General Session
Organizer(s) - Robert Scott, Stephen Urquhart
Chair(s) - Paniz Pahlavanlu
13:40
Bio-derived Polymers for Sustainable Lithium-ion Batteries Schon TB, Tilley AJ, Bridges CR, Miltenburg MB, $*Seferos DS
14:00
Understanding Heterogeneous Photocatalytic Systems with Time-resolved Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy *Godin R, $Durrant J
14:20
Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Evolution at Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticle Electrodes Fortin PJ, $*Holdcroft S
14:40
Effect of Oxidation on Thiazole Containing Conjugated Materials Claridge RC, *Schipper DJ
15:00
Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS)-based Photocatalysts for Hydrogen Generation from Water Ha E, Man H-W, Wang L, Tsang SCE, Wong K-Y, *Lee LYS
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Surface and Size Effects in the Silicon 1s Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy of Functionalized Silicon Nanocrystals Ritchie A, Cao W, Purkait TK, Senger C, Hu YF, Xiao QF, Veinot JGC, $*Urquhart SG, Dasog M
16:20
Functionalized Porous Silica Materials for Selective Recovery of Rare Earth Elements Hu Y, Giret S, Misal Castrol LC, Larivière D, Fontaine F-G, $*Kleitz F
16:40
Aging Processes in "Smart" Magnetic Fluids Chen X, Hajiaboli A, *Andrews M
17:00
Hybrid Structures of g-C3N4 for Photocatalytic Degradation of Environmental Pollutants and H2 Production Masih D, Luzon B, Zhang Q, Chen S, Huang Y, *Rohani S
17:20
Novel Molecular Materials for Colorimetric Recognition of Iron Ions in Aqueous Solutions $*Zenkina OV, Ebralidze II, Laschuk NO
17:40
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
MT1
201E
Singlet Fission Materials
Organizer(s) - Dwight Seferos, Matthew Sfrier
Chair(s) - Dwight Seferos
08:00
Design and Synthesis of Singlet Fission Chromophores $*Campos LM
08:40
Design and Synthesis of Acene Dimers to Determine the Mechanism of Singlet Fission $*Tykwinski RR, Hetzer C, Zirzlmeier J, Basel BS, Guldi DM
09:20
Sulfur-bridged Symmetrical Chromophore Dimers: Controlling Inter-chromophore Electronic Coupling with Sulfur Oxidation State Christensen PR, Cruz CD, Casanova D, Bardeen CJ, *Wolf MO
09:40
Singlet Fission in Solution-based Assemblies of Functionalized DNA and PEG Polymers Tilley AJ, Pensack RD, Scholes GD, $Seferos DS
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Towards Structural Design Rules for Singlet Fission Materials in the Condensed Phase Scholes GD, Pensack RD
11:00
Solid-state Organic/Nanocrystal Films for Infrared ] Visible Photon Conversion via Excitonics Wilson MWB
11:20
 
End of Session
MT6
201D
Nano/Hybrid Materials - joint with MS
Organizer(s) - Mita Dasog, Rob Scott, Jon Veinot
Chair(s) - Robert Scott
08:00
BiOI Nanoplate Sensitised TiO2 Films for Visible Light Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Pollutants Odling G, $*Robertson N
08:20
Photocatalytic Performance of Noble Metal-modified TiO2: from UV to Visible Light Organic Transformations Elhage A, Lanterna AE, *Scaiano JC
08:40
Mixed-Quantum-Dot Solar Cells Yang Z, Fan JZ, Proppe AH, de Arquer FPG, Rossouw D, Voznyy O, Lan X, Liu M, Walters G, Quintero-Bermudez R, Sun B, Hoogland S, Botton GA, Kelley SO, $*Sargent EH
09:00
Photodeposited Metal Oxides for Electrocatalysis Dettelbach KE, Huang A, Kolbeck M, $*Berlinguette CP
09:20
Synthesis of Core@Shell Nanocatalysts with Intermetallic Interiors $Skrabalak SE
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Two-dimensional Silicon Nanosheets - From Synthesis to Functionalization and Application Helbich T, Lyuleeva A, Scherf LM, Fässler TF, Lugli P, Veinot JGC, *Rieger B
11:00
Nanoparticle/Perovskite Composites for Photocatalytic C-C Bond Formation $Crabbe BW, Kuehm OP, *Hallett-Tapley GL
11:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
MT1
201E
Singlet Fission Materials
Organizer(s) - Dwight Seferos, Matthew Sfrier
Chair(s) - Matthew Sfeir
13:40
The Nature of the Triplet-pair State in Singlet Fission $*Zhu X
14:20
Spectroscopic Observation of Triplet Separation as a Driving Force of Singlet Fission $*Turner DB, Breen ID, Tempelaar R, Bizimana LA, Kloss B, Reichman DR
14:40
Singlet Fission in Acene Heterodimers Sanders SN, *Campos LM, $Sfeir MY
15:00
Singlet and Quintet Triplet Pair States in Organic Singlet Fission Materials Niesner D, Sanders SN, Tayebjee MJY, Kumarasamy E, Zhu X-Y, Campos LM, McCamey DR, $*Sfeir MY
15:20
Recent Advances in Exciton Fission and Fusion $*Congreve DN, Gangishetty MK
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Theoretical Investigation of Singlet Fission: Mechanisms and Molecules $*Ananth N
16:40
Effect of Crystal Packing on the Electronic Properties of Molecular Crystals $*Marom N
17:20
Simple Computational Screening of Potential Singlet Fission Materials Match C, Perkins J, $*Schreckenbach G, Adeyemi M, Ferch L, Kour G
17:40
 
End of Session
MT2
203C
Electronic Materials and their Chemistry (Organic, Inorganic and Hybrid Materials)
Organizer(s) - Tim Bender, Yuning Li
Chair(s) - Tim Bender, Yuning Li, Clara Santato
13:40
Recent Advances in Organic Photovoltaic Materials $*Leclerc M
14:20
N-annulated PDIs for Organic Electronics: Synthesis, Electronic and Structural Characterization, and Utility as Electron Acceptors in Organic Solar Cells $*Welch GC
14:40
Perovskite Solar Cells: Probing Decomposition Mechanisms by in situ Grazing-Incidence Wide Angle X-ray Scattering $*Kelly TL, Fransishyn KM, Yang J
15:00
Lead-free Organic-inorganic Iodobismuthates for Photovoltaics Li T, $*Robertson N, Wu W, Morrison C, Han H, Hu Y
15:20
Biopolymers for Solar Energy Conversion Santato C, Di Mauro E, Boisvert D
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Donor-acceptor Type Conjugated Polymers for High Performance Electrochromic Materials $*Xu J
16:20
Interactions of Carbon Nanotubes with Conjugated Polymers - the Effect of Polymer Electronics Fong D, Bodnaryk WJ, Li K, $*Adronov A
16:40
Acetylenic Polymer Based Highly Conductive Graphene-like Carbon and its Application in Lithium-sulfur Batteries Yan L, Han D, Xiao M, Ren S, Li Y, Wang S, Meng Y
17:00
Unveiling Electronic Structures of Lithium Based Battery Materials: A Lithium K-edge X-ray Absorption Near Edge Structure Study *Wang D, Zuin L
17:20
Rechargeable Batteries Using Coordination Compounds $*Yoshikawa H, Wang H, Shimizu T
17:40
 
End of Session
MT6
201D
Nano/Hybrid Materials - joint with MS
Organizer(s) - Mita Dasog, Rob Scott, Jon Veinot
Chair(s) - Mita Dasog
13:40
Formation and Fluorescence of Wurtzite-CuInS2 $*Macdonald JE
14:20
Optimized Lead Sulfide Quantum Dot Synthesis for Photovoltaic Applications Sohn P, *Green P, $Wilson M
14:40
Enhanced Electrocatalytic CO2 Conversion via Field-induced Reagent Concentration De Luna P, Liu M, Pang Y, Zhang B, Zheng X, $*Sargent EH
15:00
Chemically and Physically Anisotropic Plasmonic Nanomaterials $*Ianoul A
15:20
Synthesis of Bimetallic Hollow AgM Nanoparticles, Structure and Composition Analysis Daniel JR, Yazdi S, Ringe E, Boudreau D
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Branched Metal Nanoparticles for Catalysis *Tilley RD, $Gloag L
16:40
Probing the Surface of Silicon Nanocrystals with Advanced Solid-state NMR Spectroscopy Hanrahan MP, Wheeler LM, Anderson NC, Neale NR, $*Rossini AJ
17:00
Phosphorous Pentachloride Initiated Functionalization of Silicon Nanocrystals Islam M, Mobarok MH, Sinelnikov R, Purkait TK, $*Veinot J
17:20
Origins of Unconventional Magnetism in Coinage Metal Nanomaterials Marenco AJ, Pedersen D, $*Trudel S
17:40
 
End of Session
Thursday AM
MT2
203C
Electronic Materials and their Chemistry (Organic, Inorganic and Hybrid Materials)
Organizer(s) - Tim Bender, Yuning Li
Chair(s) - Simon Rondeau-Gagné, Loren G Kaake
08:00
New B,N-embedded Polyaromatic Heterocycles Yang D-T, Shi Y-G, $*Wang S
08:40
A Fully Characterized Pyrene Bridged Large N-heteroacene: 15 Annulated Rings Fused in a Line Wang ZL, *Zhang QC
09:00
A Molecule like Beryllium Mailman A, Leitch AA, Yong W, Steven E, Winter SM, Claridge RCM, Assoud A, Tse JS, Desgreniers S, Secco RA, Oakley RT
09:20
Multifunctional Ternary Additive in Bulk Heterojunction OPV: Increased Device Performance and Stability Grant TM, $Lessard BH
09:40
A Zinc(II) Benzamidinate-N-oxide Complex as an Aggregation-induced Emission Material for Solution-processable White Organic Light-emitting Diodes $*Hanan GS, Nunzi J-M, Cibian M, Shahalizad A, Chartrand D
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Colloidal Semiconductor Metal Chalcogenide Nanocrystals: The General Mechanism of Precursor Conversation at Low Temperature $*Yu K
10:40
Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Emitters in Electroluminescence Devices $*Zysman-Colman E
11:00
Quantum-chemical Modeling of Conducting Polymers and 2D Materials Kaloni TP, $*Schreckenbach G, Jayasundara S
11:20
"Greener" Synthesis of p-Conjugated Semiconducting Polymers: From 1D Linear Narrow Bandgap Polymers to 2D/3D Conjugated Networks $*Wang M
11:40
Stretchability and Self-healing of Conducting Polymer Cicoira F, Kumar P, Boubée de Gramont F, Tomasello G, Zhang S
12:00
 
End of Session
MT6
201D
Nano/Hybrid Materials - joint with MS
Organizer(s) - Mita Dasog, Rob Scott, Jon Veinot
Chair(s) - Jonathan Veinot
08:00
Simultaneous Sorting and Alignment of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes Selmani S, $*Schipper DJ
08:20
Bicyclononyne-functionalized Gold Nanoparticles for Variable and Competitive Interfacial Strain-promoted Alkyne Azide/Nitrone Cycloaddition Gunawardene PN, Gobbo P, Weismann M, $Workentin MS
08:40
A Bench-top-bottom-up Synthesis of N-heterocyclic Carbene Protected Metal Nanoparticles *Padmos JD, Cieplechowicz E, Li H, Crudden CM, $Horton JH
09:00
Engineered Particles $*Farrugia V
09:20
Self-healing, Stretchable Metal Films Using Liquid Metal-elastomer Nanocomposites Schlingman K, *Vohra A, $Carmichael TB
09:40
Engineering Quantum Dots for Light Selective Polymer Films $*Charpentier PA, Mumin MA, Hiscott D, Machin D, Abdelhameed M
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Atom Economy in Nanoscience: Biomass as an Avenue to Access Metal Nanoparticles $*Moores A, Kaushik M, Rak MJ, Friscic T
11:00
Triggered Gelation of Cellulose Nanocrystals Lewis L, $*MacLachlan MJ, Derakhshandeh M, Hatzikiriakos SG, Hamad WY
11:20
Functional Nanoplatelets from the Two-dimensional Self-assembly of Charge-capped Crystallizable Homopolymers $Pearce S, He X, *Manners I
11:40
Patterned Hierarchies of Functional Materials: Hybrid Polymer-magnetite Nanoparticle Composites Zhong T, Hajiaboli A, *Andrews M
12:00
 
End of Session
MTG2
205A
General Session 2
Organizer(s) - Dwight Seferos
Chair(s) - Joe Manion
08:00
Compositional Engineering for the Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells Poorkazem K, *Kelly TL
08:20
The Effects of the Ratio of Donor to Acceptor in Isoindigo-inspired Organic Semiconductors Randell NM, Yang J, Radford CL, Quinn J, Hou D, Li Y, $*Kelly TL
08:40
Charge Generation in Hybrid P3HT-TiO2 Inverse Opals: Effects of Surface Passivation and Junction Thickness $Kerr C, *Chen J
09:00
Synthesis and Properties of Silicon Nanocrystal/Graphene Aerogel Hybrid Materials Aghajamali M, Ott C, Javadi M, Mobarok MH, Nilges T, $*Veinot JGC
09:20
A Facile Method to Prepare Sulfur Doped TiO2 for Enviornmental Applications *Lu C, $Zhu MS, Goh CM
09:40
Design and Preparation of Highly Active Palladium Catalyst and Its Application as a Low Cost Fuel Cells Catalyst $*Oseghale CI, Hall PJ
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Diaryliodonium Salts as Hydrosilylation Initiators for Surface Functionalization of Silicon Nanomaterials and their Collaborative Effect as Ring Opening Polymerization Initiators Helbich T, Kloberg MJ, Sinelnikov R, Lyuleeva A, Veinot JGC, *Rieger B
10:40
Precise Plasmonic Tuning of Silver and Gold D5h Nanostructures Cathcart N, $Kitaev V
11:00
Covalent Surface Modification of sp2 Hybridized Carbon Materials *Zhu J, $Lennox RB
11:20
Looking beyond the Nanoscale: Assessment of Nanoparticle Encapsulated Dyes' Ability to Produce Useful Singlet Oxygen Kabanov V, Press D, $*Heyne B
11:40
A Strategy for Targeted Synthesis of Mixed-metal Microporous Metal-organic Frameworks Enabled by Mechanochemistry Ayoub GA, Uzarevic KU, Howarth AJH, Germann LSG, Dinnebier RED, Farha OKF, $*Friscic TF
12:00
 
End of Session
Thursday PM
MT2
203C
Electronic Materials and their Chemistry (Organic, Inorganic and Hybrid Materials)
Organizer(s) - Tim Bender, Yuning Li
Chair(s) - Fabio Cicoira, Lisa M Kozycz
13:40
Liquid Crystal Engineering of Organic Semiconductors $*Eichhorn SH, Chen S, Ahmida M, Kayal H
14:00
Organic Semiconductor Film Growth in Supercritical Fluids $*Kaake LG, Yousefi N
14:20
New Approaches Towards Conjugated Polymers with Improved Mechanical Properties $*Rondeau-Gagné S
14:40
Formation and Structure of Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Mesophases in Donor-acceptor Semiconducting Polymers Bridges C, Segalman RA
15:00
 
Coffee Break
15:20
Printing Functional Devices on Curved Surfaces Vella S, Smithson C, Halfyard K, Chrétien M
15:40
Controllable Nitrogen-rich Ordered 2D Polymers Exhibiting Switchable Properties $*Duong A
16:00
Polythiophene-based Block Copolymer Nanowires by Living Crystallisation-driven Self-assembly MacFarlane LR, Faul CFJ, $*Manners I
16:20
Diffusion-ordered NMR Spectroscopy (DOSY) of Conjugated Polymers Kozycz LM, Hawker CJ, Chabinyc ML
16:40
 
End of Session
MT6
201D
Nano/Hybrid Materials - joint with MS
Organizer(s) - Mita Dasog, Rob Scott, Jon Veinot
Chair(s) - Zhenyu Yang
13:40
A New Paradigm in Nanoparticle - Protein Interactions $*Cramb DT, Li R, Bishop A
14:20
Exploring Surface-capped Transition Metal Ferrite Nanostructures for Application in Magnetic Resonance Imaging *Banerjee A, $Trudel S
14:40
Surface Modification of Aqueous-stable Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles to Produce Clickable Platforms Cross SN, Korpany KV, Majewski D, $Blum AS
15:00
 
Coffee Break
15:20
Shining a Light on Lanthanide-based Nanoparticles: Synthesis Pathways and Potential Applications *Hemmer E
15:40
Optical Diatoms - How Nature Informs Photonics *Andrews M, Petrescu D, D'Mello Y, Hajiaboli A, Plant D, Low-Decarie E
16:00
Plastic Antibodies on Inorganic Nanozymes for Hundred-fold Specificity Zhang Z, *Liu J
16:20
Surface Functionalized Boron Nitride Nanotubes as Nanocarriers Niskanen J, Zhang I, Yanming X, Golberg D, Maysinger D, $*Winnik FM
16:40
 
End of Session
MTG2
205A
General Session 2
Organizer(s) - Dwight Seferos
Chair(s) - Andrew Tilley
13:40
Toward an All-organic Redox Flow Battery Based on Tempo and Bispyridinylidene Alkhayri FM, *Dyker CA
14:00
Stability of Silver Nanowires *Deignan G, $Goldthorpe IA
14:20
Should We Sugarcoat it? Pullulan-doped Silicone Elastomers Amaral NM, Khan M, Chen Y, $*Brook M
14:40
UV-photoluminescence for Defence some Printing Production Olifirenko I
15:00
 
Coffee Break
15:20
Curable Antimicrobial Ammonium Coatings for High-risk Surfaces Caschera A, Ronan E, Mistry K, *Wolfaardt G, $Foucher D
15:40
Synthesis and Characterization of a Novel Mesoporous Zeolite BEA and their Application in Esterification of Levulinic Acid *Kalpana M, Mistry S, Kozinski J, Dalai AA
16:00
Effect of Ge/Te Ratio on the Thermoelectric Performance of Co4Ge6Te6 Skutterudite Aminzare M, *Mozharivskyj Y
16:20
Pd(II)-tethered N-heterocyclic Carbene MOF as An Active Heterogeneous Catalyst for Sonogashira Cross-coupling Reactions and Knoevenagel Condensation Reactions $*Ezugwu CI, Asraf MDA, Verpoort F
16:40
 
End of Session